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Record ID 328480

Library: Advocates Library. Register: F.R.262a/17 (1792-1793, Type: Other). Page: 279

Clare's cure of Abscesses by caustic

Borrowed: 1793/10/1 (Tuesday). Returned: 1793/11/1 (Friday).


Mr George Joseph Bell
Gender: Male.
Admission date: 1791. Life dates: 1770-1843.
Occupation (normalised): Arts and Letters > Author. Education > University Professor. Law > Advocate. Law > Clerk of Session.

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Peter Clare (Male, born 1738, died 1786)
Genre: Medicine
An essay on the cure of abscesses by caustic [Clare]
Possible modern shelfmark: NLS: M.25/1.e.[alpha] .

Record ID 302608

Library: St Andrews University Library. Register: Library Receipt Book 1788-1791. (UYLY207-9) (1788-1791, Type: Student). Page: 34

Clare on Wounds

Borrowed: 1789/3/26 (Thursday). Returned: 1789/3/26 (Thursday). Classmark: E 8.8. Original Returned Text: Clare on Wounds.


George Adamson
Gender: Male.
St Andrews Biographical Register, 1747-1897:
Occupation (normalised): Education > University Student.

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Peter Clare (Male, born 1738, died 1786)
Genre: Medicine
An essay on the cure of abscesses by caustic, and on the treatment of wounds and ulcers; with observations on some improvements in surgery. Also A New Method of introducing Mercury into the Circulation, for the Cure of the Lues Venerea: With the remarks of Dr. Hunter and Mr. Cruikshank, Professors of Anatomy, in Support of this Practice. By P. Clare, surgeon.
Classmark: E.8.8.