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[ALCOCK (Thomas)]. Some Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Nathan Alcock, Lately Deceased.1780

London: Printed for J. Buckland, First edition, 64, [2, errata leaf]pp., recent quarter calf over marbled paper boards. Nathan Alcock (1709–1779), physician, he went to medical school at Edinburgh, and then to Leiden where he was taught by Boerhaave and his contemporaries, where he not only learned his subject but how to teach it; he graduated MD in 1742. He then returned to England and went to Oxford University. This biography is by his brother Thomas Alcock (1709–1798), clergyman and writer. Blake, p. 10; Not in Wellcome.

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