Notebook of David Maule, a dresser at the Royal Infirmary, Glasgow. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.8922

Dates

  • 1799-1801. (Creation)

Extents

  • 48 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The first part (folios 1-17) consists of a case-book giving details of the symptoms, treatment, and daily progress of five patients admitted to the Infirmary. Particulars of another case had been removed before acquisition by this Library. The rest of the volume (folios 19-46) contains a journal kept by David Maule on a voyage from Greenock to British Guiana on the 'Brilliant', 22 February-16 April 1801.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 46 + blank folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, Dowell's, 9 December 1958, lot 112.

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