Series 10 - Books

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CA OSLER P205-10

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  • 1845-1979 (Creation)

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Consists of books formerly belonging to the Library of the Medical College. These include:

  • Kilgour, Frederick G. The Library of the Medical Institution of Yale College and its Catalogue of 1865. Yale University Press, 1960.
  • Fenwick, George Edgeworth. Excision of the Knee-Joint. Dawson Brothers, Montreal, 1884.
  • Renouf, E. M. Illustrations of the Medical Faculty, McGill University. McGill Faculty of Medicine, n.d.
  • Shastid, Thomas Hall. The Description of an Opthalmoscope. Chicago: Cleveland Press, 1916.
  • Casey Wood Collection. Letter inside from Thomas Hall Shastid, Feb 5, 1916.
  • Holmes, A. F. Valedictory Addresses 1860-1861.
  • Francis. W. W. Bibliotheca Osleriana. Oxford University Clarendon Press. Presented to the Cataloguing Department by W. W. Francis.
  • Wood, Casey Albert. The Fundus Oculi of Birds Especially as Viewed by the Ophthalmoscope. Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1917. Inscription to Maude Abbott “with compliments of the Author”
  • Adams, Robert. Illustrations of the effects of Rheumatic Gout or Chronic Rheumatic Arthritis, on all the artiticulations; with descriptive and explanatory statements. MDCCCLVII
  • Liebreich, Richard. Atlas D’Ophthalmoscope. 1863.
  • Wagner, Daniel. Botanik oder Beschreiburg und Abbildung. Vienna (Wren), 1829.
  • Benjamin, Martha. The McGill Medical Library 1829-1929. McGill University, 1960.
  • Thesis for the Degree of Master of Library Science

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The book, "Treatise on chronic rheumatic gout and arthritis..." / Robert Adams, 1857, with accompanying atlas of plates, is also described in the McGill Library Catalogue.

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A copy of Atlas der Ophthalmoscopie : Darstellung des Augengrundes im gesunden und krankhaften Zustande : enthaltend 12 Tafeln mit 57 Figuren in Farbendruck / nach der Natur gemalt und erlaeutert von Dr. Richard Liebreich (Berlin, 1863) was previously part of the Medical Library Archives Collection. The copy of this book was part of Accession 544 and was previously part of the library of Robert Palmer Howard. This copy of the work has been deaccessioned. Another copy is available in the Osler Library collection (link to catalogue record).

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