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Elliotson, John 1791-1868

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Works: 120 works in 304 publications in 3 languages and 1,877 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Scientific atlases  History 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Recipient
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Elements of physiology by Johann Friedrich Blumenbach( Book )

20 editions published between 1817 and 1978 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The want of a new and complete system of physiology has been long and very sensibly experienced and regretted by all medical students on this side the Atlantic. As to myself, I am sure I was led most devoutly to regret such a want, throughout every stage of my medical studies. In order to acquire a knowledge of the improvements which had lately taken place in this important branch of physical science, I was obliged to range with an infinitude of labour and attention, through daily accumulating volumes, which it was sometimes extremely difficult to procure. This difficulty was augmented even to impossibility itself with those unfortunately living out of the sphere of public libraries. The mutilated abridgment of Haller's physiology, published in the English language, is (to life a common mode of expression) certainly nothing more than a bare apology for a system. It is imperfect, erroneous, and, in many places, to me wholly unintelligible. In some parts, therefore, it no doubt inculcates truth, in others implants the seeds of error, and in other places again leaves the young mind at liberty to indulge itself in all the wildness and revelry of conjecture. For these deficiencies and faults, I am sure that at least some compensation is made, and some degree of remedy provided in the following sheets, which I am about to usher forth to the world"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
Cerebral physiology and materialism : with the result of the application of animal magnetism to the cerebral organs, an address delivered ... in London, June 20, 1842 by W. C Engledue( )

21 editions published between 1842 and 1857 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerous cases of surgical operations without pain in the mesmeric state by John Elliotson( Book )

12 editions published between 1834 and 1977 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schlafwandeln
The principles and practice of medicine by John Elliotson( Book )

12 editions published between 1839 and 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human physiology by John Elliotson( Book )

15 editions published between 1835 and 2012 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Elliotson on mesmerism by John Elliotson( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mesmerismus
The Harveian oration : delivered before the Royal College of Physicians, London, June 27th, 1846 by John Elliotson( Book )

12 editions published between 1846 and 1983 in English and Latin and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the theory and practice of medicine : delivered in University College, London by John Elliotson( Book )

14 editions published between 1833 and 1841 in German and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The introductory lecture of a course upon state-medicine ... : delivered in ... Southwark, on Thursday, November the first by John Elliotson( )

4 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerous cases illustrative of the efficacy of the hydrocyanic or prussic acid in affections of the stomach; with a report upon its powers in pectoral and other diseases by John Elliotson( Book )

5 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address, delivered at the opening of the medical session in the University of London : October 1st, 1832 by John Elliotson( Book )

5 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cure of a true cancer of the female breast with mesmerism by John Elliotson( Book )

3 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Institutions of Physiology ... Translated from the Latin of the third and last edition, and supplied with numerous and extensive notes, by John Elliotson ... Second edition by Johann Friedrich Blumenbach( Book )

8 editions published between 1817 and 1828 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The institutions of physiology by Johann Friedrich Blumenbach( )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissertatio medica inauguralis de inflammatione communi : quam, annuente summo numine, ex auctoritate ... Georgii Baird ... pro gradu doctoris ... by John Elliotson( Book )

4 editions published in 1810 in Latin and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edinburgh review : Mr. Cornewall Lewis ; and, the rev. Dr. Maitland on Mesmerism : a communication from a gentleman in England to a friend in France by Samuel Roffey Maitland( Book )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Numerous cases of surgical operations without pain in the mesmeric state Numerous cases of surgical operations without pain in the mesmeric state : with remarks upon the opposition of many members of the Royal Medical and Chirurgical Society and others to the reception of the inestimable blessings of mesmerism
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Numerous cases of surgical operations without pain in the mesmeric state : with remarks upon the opposition of many members of the Royal Medical and Chirurgical Society and others to the reception of the inestimable blessings of mesmerism
Alternative Names
John Elliotson britischer Arzt

John Elliotson British medical practitioner and teacher

John Elliotson Brits arts (1791-1868)

John Elliotson dokter asal Britania Raya

John Elliotson médecin anglais

جان الیوتسون

約翰·艾略森

Languages
English (197)

German (9)

Latin (7)