Bibliotheca Osleriana

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Bibliotheca Osleriana: A Catalogue of Books Illustrating the History of Medicine and Science Collected, Arranged, and Annotated by Sir William Osler, BT. and bequeathed to McGill University.

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Bibliotheca Osleriana: a catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science. Bibliotheca Osleriana is more than a catalogue. It is the portrait of a great man. The first edition was published by the Clarendon Press, Oxford, ten years after Osler's death in This edition is based on the reprint and includes an introduction by Lloyd G.

Stevenson. The Bibliotheca Osleriana, which itemizes Sir William Osler's library at the time of his death, represents the work of many minds. The library itself was Osler's, as was the method of classification. His second cousin, W. Francis, who headed the Osler Library for.

Bibliotheca Osleriana - A catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science collected, arranged, and annotated by Sir William Osler. (First edition published at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, Reprinted, with new prologue, addenda, and corrigenda, by McGill-Queen's University Press,).

In the introduction to the Bibliotheca Osleriana, the catalogue raisonné of his collection, Sir William Osler (–) wrote that “a library represents the mind of its collector, his fancies and foibles, his strength and weakness, his prejudices and preferences.”. Bibliotheca is an elegant, meticulously crafted edition of the Bible designed to invite the reader to a pure, literary experience of its vast and varied contents.

The text is treated in classic typographic style, free of all added conventions such as chapter and verse numbers, section headers, cross references, and marginalia. bibliotheca Provides Library Solutions That Empower Library Users And Staff With Convenient, Flexible Experiences For Collection Management And Access.

Bibliotheca Osleriana. A Catalogue of Books Illustrating The History of Medicine and Science. Collected, Arranged, and Annotated by Sir William Osler, Bt.

and Bequeathed to McGill University. [Edited by W.

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Francis, R. Hill, and Archibald Malloch.]. Montreal & London: McGill-Queen's University Press, Francis A Neelon's viewpoint, Osler and Ernulf's Curse ( p ),1 immediately reminded me of another famous McGill University affiliate, Dr Norman Bethune, whose elaborate book plate read “This Book Belongs to Norman Bethune and His Friends”.

A fast reader, Bethune bought hundreds of books, glued the book plate in each, read them, and gave them away. Bibliotheca Osleriana: A Catalogue of Books Illustrating the History of Medicine and Science Author OSLER, William Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher Oxford University Press Place of Publication Oxford Date published Bookseller catalogs.

(1) Sir William Osler, Bibliotheca Osleriana: a catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science (Montreal, ).

(2) Monica H. Green, “Johannes de Sancto Paulo,” in Medieval science, technology, and medicine: an encyclopedia, ed. Thomas Glick, Steven J.

Livesey, and Faith Wallis (New York, ). Background on the Bibliotheca Osleriana: Osler as a Book Collector by Leonard M. Payne - Articles by and about Collectors, Librarians, and Booksellers - Traditions & Culture of Collecting - Jeremy Norman’s Traditions & Culture of Collecting Articles by and about Collectors, Librarians, and Booksellers.

BIBLIOTHECA OSLERIANA 1. Death, Heaven, and Hell. t is well known that the idio-syncratic arrangement of the Bibliotheca Osleriana was a pet notion of Osler's to which he I clung in the face of numerous objections. In theory there is, nothing wrong with the idea of a Bibliotheca Prima but in practice no such selection has.

Get this from a library. Bibliotheca Osleriana: a catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science. [William Osler, Sir; William Willoughby Francis; Reginald Harrison Hill; Archibald Malloch; Osler Library.]. Bibliotheca Osleriana.

A catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science collected, arranged, and annotated by Sir William Osler, Bt. and Bequeathed to McGill University. Clarendon Press: Oxford, ↵. Bibliotheca Osleriana: a catalogue of books illustrating the history of medicine and science.

[William Osler, Sir] Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Bibliotheca Osleriana is a small early 13th century Latin manuscript containing the Breviarium medicine (“Breviary of medicine”) written by Johannes de Sancto Paulo (fl.

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), as well as an excerpt from the Liber Pantegni compiled and translated from Arabic into Latin by Constantine the African (?/99?). It was rebound. Book Description: Osler once said, "A library represents the mind of its collector." Bibliotheca Osleriana is more than a catalogue. It is the portrait of a great man.

Bibliotheca Osleriana: A Catalogue Of Books Illustrating The History Of Medicine And Science. During his tenure as the Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford fromSir William Osler amassed a considerable library (7, items).

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The books are now installed there in a room which has been specially equipped by the University in a manner attesting a warm appreciation of the gift.

Besides this, his Bibliotheca Osleriana, comprising about 7, bound volumes and representing the more important part of his private library, he had also collected - or sorted out from his.

The Bibliotheca was originally published in and was reprinted, with corrections and an additional prologue in It remains in-print and is available from the Library and online. The original Osler Library was designed in the s by the famous Montreal architect Percy Nobbs and built before the books arrived from Osler's home in Oxford.

Sayle's book was kept by Osler for his own library: Bibliotheca Osleriana Sayle was an important figure in the initial stages of Osler's conception of the catalogue of his own library, as Cushing notes: "It would appear that the idea of the Bibliotheca Osleriana must have taken form while he [Osler] was browsing in the Pepys Library.

An introduction to the literature of vertebrate zoology: based chiefly on the titles in the Blacker library of zoology, the Emma Shearer Wood library of ornithology, the Bibliotheca Osleriana and other libraries of McGill university, Montreal by Wood, Casey A. Bibliotheca Osleriana: A Catalogue of Books Illustrating the.

Bibliotheca Osleriana,0 Osler Quickview. Bibliotheca Osleriana: A Catalogue of Books Illustrating the. Bibliotheca Osleriana,0 Osler View Product [ x ] close. British country life in spring and summer; the. This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great.

75 Books has no table of contents, so it is important to read Faith Wallis's introduction to understand its organization. It is divided into thematic sections (as was Bibliotheca Osleriana) and arranged chronologically, with some exceptions.

But .Many of the bundle are annotated in his hand with reference numbers to items in the Bibliotheca Osleriana (hereafter referred to as Bibl. Osl.) and have occasional dated comments from The bills are often cryptic, listing books by catalogue and item number only, or merely by number of books.Bibliotheca Osleriana.

A Catalogue of Books Illustrating the History of Medicine and Science. Mansfield Centre: Maurizio Martino, n.d. Thick 8vo. xxxv, pp. Index. Light gray cloth, gilt-stamped red spine label. Fine. M $ Facsimile reprint of the Oxford edition, this issue being LIMITED TO COPIES.