John Bostock (Physician)

John Bostock (Physician)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Bostock MD FRS (1773-1846) was a physician, scientist and geologist from Liverpool. He spent some time at New College at Hackney where he attended Priestley's lectures on chemistry and natural philosophy, before graduating in Medicine at the University of Edinburgh and practising medicine in Liverpool, he moved to London in 1817 where he concentrated on general science. In 1819, Bostock was first to accurately describe hay fever as a disease that affected the upper respiratory tract.show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Loc Publishing
  • Saarbrucken, Germany
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136755815
  • 9786136755816