The Peninsular Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences Volume 4

The Peninsular Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences Volume 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1857 edition. Excerpt: ...Can it be possible that this institution was left out of the list, lest a knowledge of it, and its peculiarities should contradict the statement made in the paper, and which we have quoted, that the States do nothing towards the support of medical schools? We have not been in the habit of regarding Dr. F. Camphell Stewart in the light which this supposition would imply, and until we have further evidence, must regard it as an oversight, however difficult under the circumstances it may be to account for such an oversight. In other respects the paper sustains the reputation of its author. A. B. P. College or Physicians And Surgeons In The City Of New York.--We take pleasure in calling attention to the announcement by its faculty, of the fiftieth session of this time honored institution, which commenced on the 20th of October 1856. Respectable as it is for its longivity, it is still more respected for the rank it has always held among the kindred institutions of the country, to some of which it is subordinate in age, but in merit acknowledging no superior. Bearing historically upon its rolls such names as Miller, Middle-ton, Hossack, Bard, Post, Mitchell, Beck, Bartlett and Manley, it may point to these with a just sentiment of ancestral pride, whilst the catalogue of its present faculty shows that the genius of the past still lingers about the halls newly dedicated to the sciences prerequisite and auxiliary to the practice of medicine. Though not an alumnus of the old Barclay Street School, our personal recollections of it go back more than the quarter of century, when the list of Emeritus Professors were yet relatively young, and we by the courtesy of the faculty, on the invitation of Dr. Torrey, were permitted under their direction to revise...show more

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  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 544g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236666496
  • 9781236666499