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Good, John Mason 1764-1827

Overview
Works: 209 works in 670 publications in 3 languages and 5,696 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Didactic poetry, Latin  History  Records and correspondence  Miscellanea  Terminology  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PA6483.E5, 871.01
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The book of nature by John Mason Good( Book )

61 editions published between 1826 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present volume, a biographical note recounting the author's life is followed by an introduction of how the author came to deliver the lectures contained in this volume: which is designed to take a systematic, but popular, survey of the most interesting features of the general science of nature, for the purpose of elucidating what has been found obscure, controverting and correcting what has been felt erroneous, and developing, by new and original views and hypotheses, much of what yet remains to be more satisfactorily explained, derives its origin from the following circumstances:--Towards the close of the year 1810, the author had the honour of receiving a visit from a deputation of the Directors of the Surrey Institution, founded on what had been antecedently the Leverian Museum, with a request on the part of their Chairman, Dr. Adam Clarke, that he would undertake a department of lectures in that literary and scientific establishment; with the generous offer of leaving to himself a nomination of time, terms, and subject. He regretted his inability of acceding to so kind a request at that particular period; but being a little more at liberty not long afterward, he readily consented, on a second application by Dr. Lettsom and other Directors; and the ensuing volume contains the course of study he ventured to make choice of; the lectures having been divided into series, and delivered in successive years. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
The study of medicine by John Mason Good( Book )

36 editions published between 1822 and 1864 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A medical text book in five volumes written by John Mason Good, M.D
Lucretius: On the nature of things ; and, The Discourses of Epictetus ; and, The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius by Titus Lucretius Carus( Book )

31 editions published between 1851 and 1904 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With no earlier English version to guide her, she shows extraordinary skill in reading a very difficult text, much obscured by corruptions and indifferent annotation
Dissertation on the best means of maintaining and employing the poor in parish work-houses : published at the request of the Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce by John Mason Good( )

17 editions published between 1798 and 2005 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dissertation on the diseases of prisons and poor-houses : published at the request of the Medical Society of London ... by John Mason Good( )

24 editions published between 1793 and 2005 in English and German and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second address to the members of the Corporation of Surgeons of London by John Mason Good( )

12 editions published between 1798 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A physiological system of nosology : with a corrected and simplified nomenclature by John Mason Good( Book )

19 editions published between 1817 and 1917 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on self knowledge : showing the nature and benefit of that important science, and the way to attain it : intermixed with various reflections and observations on human nature by John Mason( Book )

6 editions published between 1818 and 1979 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of medicine : with a physiological system of nosology by John Mason Good( Book )

5 editions published between 1824 and 1842 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pantologia : a new cyclopaedia, comprehending a complete series of essays, treatises, and systems, alphabetically arranged : with a general dictionary of arts, sciences and words by John Mason Good( Book )

6 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of things: a didactic poem by Titus Lucretius Carus( Book )

5 editions published in 1805 in English and Latin and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Good, James M. 1764-1827

Good, James Mason 1764-1827

Good, John 1764-1827

Good, John M. 1764-1827

Good, John Masson 1764-1827

John Mason Good British writer

John Mason Good écrivain britannique

John Mason Good escritor británico

Mason Good, John 1764-1827

Джон Мейсон Гуд

约翰·梅森·古德

Languages
English (357)

German (10)

Latin (1)