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Gilbertus Anglicus

Medicine of the Thirteenth Century

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Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 28,269 / 94 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 52
LoC Category: Q
Downloads: 430
Added to site: 2005.07.01 10668
Genre: Science

With a Biography of the Author

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rical labors, one from Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes expresses high praise and requests to have sent to him everything which Dr. Handerson might in future write.

It seems eminently appropriate that the essay on "Gilbertus Anglicus." the last from the pen of Dr. Handerson, should be put in book form, together with a sketch, however brief, of its author's earnest life, his sterling character, his geniality and imperturbable equanimity, and thus preserved in testimony of the high esteem in which he was held by his contemporaries.


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At a meeting of the Council of the Cleveland Medical Library Association, held on May 14, the following resolutions were adopted:

Resolved, That in the death of Dr. Henry E. Handerson the Cleveland Medical Library Association has sustained the loss of one of its most honored and devoted members. His scholarly acquirements were notable, and his eminence as a medical historian gene



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