Reference MS.1121
Title Bell, Sir Charles (1774-1842)
Imprint 1823

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Physical description 1 volume
2 leaves + 54 pages 4to. 29 x 23 cm. Original quarter-calf binding. The title is printed.
Note Wellcome Library; GB.
Credits Bell, Sir Charles, 1774-1842.
Summary The anatomy of the brain explained in a series of plates. Illustrated by 12 carefully drawn and coloured plates. Watermark 1821, with printed title page dated 1823. Not obviously in Bell's hand.
Language In English.
Provenance Armorial book-plate of Edward Barclay-Smith, M.D. [1861-1945]. From the Barclay-Smith Collection.
Note Presented 1927. 46033
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Note This material has been digitised and can be freely accessed online through the Wellcome Library catalogue.
The first edition of this work was published in 1802, and there was another in 1810. No record has been traced of an edition of 1823.
Indexes Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
Topic-MESH Brain
Genre/Technique Archives.
Record no. MS.1121