Catalogue of the incunabula in the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia (1923).

by College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library.

Publisher: P.B. Hoeber in New York

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  • Medicine -- 15th-18th centuries -- Bibliography,
  • Incunabula -- Bibliography -- Catalogs

Edition Notes

Other titlesA descriptive list of the incunabula in the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
ContributionsFisher, Charles Perry, 1857-1940
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ240
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17380586M

Biographical memoir of Franklin Bache, M.D: prepared at the request of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia: read before the college, May 3d and June 7th, Author(s): Wood, George B. (George Bacon), The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 19 South Twenty-second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA (Library of Congress) a quality copy of the original in color by citing the Call Number listed above and including the catalog record ("About This Item") with your request. Original image in: Valverde de Amusco, Juan, approximately approximately Historia de la composicion del cuerpo humano. Italian (In Roma: Per Ant. Salamanca, et Antonio Lafrerj., ). ZAc 1 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia). A Catalogue of the Manuscripts and Archives of the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia Edited by Rudolf Hirsch. pages | 6 x 9 Ebook | ISBN | Buy from De Gruyter $ | € | £ This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.

The library was not developed to be a rare book collection, although some items are now scarce. Instead, the collection was assembled for use by the physicians and students at a time when Philadelphia was recognized as the center for medicine and science in America. The Bryn Mawr College Special Collections includes rare books, manuscripts, the college archives, works of art on paper, and ethnographic and archaeological objects. The rare book collection contains approximat volumes, and includes extensive collections of late medieval and early modern works, among them more than medieval manuscript volumes and more than 15th century. The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Historical Library is one of the world's premier research collections in the history of medicine. The unique holdings of the library include incunables (books printed before ), an extensive collection of manuscripts and archives, and a comprehensive collection of 19th and early 20th-century. A descriptive catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of St. John's College, Cambridge; Bibliotheca historica, or, A catalogue of volumes of books and manuscripts relating chiefly to the history and literature of North and South America, among which is included the larger proportion of the extraordinary library of the late Henry Stevens, senior, by Barnet, Vt., founder and first.

Biographical notice of the late John Ruan, M. D: read (by appointment) before the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. International database of 15th-century European printing. Records nearly every item printed from movable type before More t editions are listed, including some 16th-century items previously assigned incorrectly to the 15th century. Hough was also a bibliophile, and began amassing a collection of medical texts that supported the publication of his catalog Incunabula Medica in When he died in , the estate inventory lists his library as being assessed at $, the second most valuable piece of property in his estate.

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The reading room for the Historical Medical Library is wheelchair accessible via the Van Pelt Street entrance on the rear side of the building directly behind the Museum, parallel to 21st and 22nd Streets.

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[New York, P.B. Hoeber, ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Perry Fisher; College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library. The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Building is a two-story rectangular red brick structure with limestone trim that was completed in Many of its forms are drawn from London's Royal College of Physicians, designed by Robert Hooke and built in – The building houses the library, a lecture hall, the museum, and on: 19 South 22nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Established inthe Historical Medical Library was Philadelphia's central medical library for over years, serving its medical schools, hospitals, physicians and other health professionals.

Today, it is an independent research library devoted to the history of medicine and the medical humanities, serving hundreds of scholars, health. Incunabula Short Title Catalogue. the international database of 15th-century European printing. College of Physicians of Philadelphia Library of Congress, Rare Book Division New York, The Morgan Library and Museum Pacific Univ.

Library Southern Methodist Univ., Bridwell Library. Author(s): College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library. Title(s): Catalogue of the incunabula in the library of the College of physicians of Philadelphia () Charles Perry Fisher, librarian. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: [New York, P.

Hoeber, ] Description: cover-title,[1] p. An incunable, or sometimes incunabulum (plural incunables or incunabula, respectively), is a book, pamphlet, or broadside printed in Europe before the 16th bula are not manuscripts, which are documents written by ofthere are ab distinct known incunable editions extant, but the probable number of surviving copies in Germany alone is estimated at around.

United States of America Boston Public Library Bryn Athyn College Library (- all after Aa5) Cambridge MA, Harvard College Library, Houghton Library College of Physicians of Philadelphia (-) Folger Shakespeare Library (-) New York, The Morgan Library and Museum San Marino CA, Huntington Library Univ.

of California at Los Angeles, Biomedical Library. Cambridge MA, Harvard College Library, Houghton Library Collection of the late Phyllis and John Gordan, New York NY College of Physicians of Philadelphia Cornell Univ.

Libraries Indiana Univ., The Lilly Library Johns Hopkins Univ. Library Library of Congress, Rare Book Division National Library of Medicine New York Academy of Medicine.

Welcome to The College of Physicians of Philadelphia. We are a not for profit medical, educational and cultural institution with the mission of advancing the cause of health while upholding the ideals and heritage of medicine. Ina group of prominent physicians created a collegiate society so that they could better serve the public.

Incunabula Short Title Catalogue. the international database of 15th-century European printing. Query: United States of America Boston, MA, Harvard University, Countway Library of Medicine California State Library, Sutro Branch College of Physicians of Philadelphia College of Physicians of Philadelphia Columbia University, Burke Library.

United States of America College of Physicians of Philadelphia (-) Cornell Univ. Libraries Free Library of Philadelphia, Copinger-Widener Collection Harvard Univ., Museum of Comparative Zoology (-) National Library of Medicine New York Academy of Medicine San Marino CA, Huntington Library (-) The Newberry Library Williams College, Chapin Library.

Earlier editions published under title: Catalogue of the incunabula in the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. "Reprinted from Transactions & studies of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 4 ser., v.

6, no. 2, September, " NLM ID: R[Book]. Catalogue of the incunabula in the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. () Charles Perry Fisher, librarian. The College of Physicians of Philadelphia making it an incunable, or a printed book that predates Inthe then-owner added a title page and doodles that Leora Siegel, the library.

Title(s): Catalogue of the incunabula in the library of the College of physicians of Philadelphia. () Charles Perry Fisher, librarian. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: [New York, P.

Hoeber, ] Description: cover title, 96 p. The Bodleian’s incunable catalogue describes the Library’s fifteenth-century western printed books to the same standards expected in the best modern catalogues of medieval manuscripts.

It records and identifies all texts contained in each volume, and the detailed analysis of the textual content is an innovative feature. The report also noted that incunable collections larger than any university collection were found at New York Public, Union Theological Seminary, and the Free Library of Philadelphia.

(See: [John Thomson], "Report on Incunabula List," in Papers and Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth General Meeting of the American Library Assocation held at. The Library on Incunabula The Virtual Library. The Library is happy to announce the first of its annual 'Virtual Issues'.

Each will comprise a retrospective gathering of key articles in a particular field that have appeared in the pages of The Library since the journal’s first appearance. These will be chosen by a guest editor, who will also supply an editorial reflecting on the field, its.

ZDd 15 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia) Drawing heavily on Heinrich Steinhowel’s treatise on the plague, Brunschwig’s Pestbuch describes the origin of the plague, its communication, symptoms, prophylaxis and treatment.

The project aims to create a specialist record for each incunable in the Library’s online catalogue, Newton, with special emphasis on copy-specific information such as anomalies, rubrication, decoration and illumination, annotations, binding, marks of ownership and provenance.

This will enhance and update the short-title catalogue published. The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library is a searchable image database and exhibition platform dedicated to celebrating and communicating the history of medicine.

The Digital Library launched in December with images drawn from the Historical Medical Library collection, with strengths in the history of anatomy and. Book Illustrations. Incunabula. Description. 1f 7 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia) Sphaera mundi was originally composed in the 13th century by Joannes de Sacro Bosco, a 13th century mathematician and astronomer, also known as John Holywood.

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Catalogue of the manuscripts and archives of the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, (OCoLC) Online version: College of Physicians of Philadelphia.

Library. Catalogue of the manuscripts and archives of the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is the professional body for physicians, with o members and fellows across the globe.

The RCP has an extensive library, started at the foundation of the RCP in and maintained and developed today. The rare books and special collections are. Nearly all extant incunabula are listed in the British Library's Incunabula Short Title Catalog.

The ISTC uses English versions of the author's name and the city where it was printed. A book listed in a Spanish catalog as being by Tomas de Aquino, Santo and printed in Venetiis will be listed under Thomas Aquinas in the ISTC, with the place of.

College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Library. Catalogue of the manuscripts and archives of the Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors.

College of Physicians and Surgeons of the Iowa University, located in the city of Keokuk, Iowa: annual catalogue of the College, session of and circular, for the ensuing session by Iowa) College of Physicians and Surgeons (Keokuk (Book) 1 edition published in in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide.

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– by Marie Hathaway, Library Assistant. Prior to the closing of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia for COVID, my co-worker Kristen Pinkerton and I were working in the stacks at the Historical Medical Library processing journal volumes for deaccessioning and updating metadata for journals that will remain.Fugitive Leaves is written in the tradition and spirit of the Transactions and Studies of The College of Physicians of was inspired by the original newsletter, printed by the Library .The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library is a searchable image database and exhibition platform dedicated to celebrating and communicating the history of medicine.