Finding Aid for the Georg Heinrich Behr Lecture Notes Biomed.0368
Finding aid prepared by Courtney Dean, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 2.
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Title: Georg Heinrich Behr lecture notes
Creator: Behr, Georg Heinrich, 1708-1761
Source: Palinurus Antiquarian Books
Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0368
Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 volume)
Language of Material: Materials are in German and Latin.
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UCLA Catalog Record ID: 7779977
"Behr was the author of a considerable number of monographs on specific diseases and ailments. Hirsch states that he was noted for his diagnostic acumen and deep knowledge of the literature. He goes on to state that Behr also proffered complex recipes for many of the medicinal compounds he recommended in his writings. The manuscript here was not published. It appears to be the record of (or perhaps the notes for) Behr's lectures on diagnosis and disease. It begins with a general consideration of pathology and moves to the pathology of specific diseases of all kinds and the medications that are suggested for each. Cf. Hirsch I, 430 - 431; Jocher I, 1603; Poggendorff 1, 135." -- Antiquarian bookseller's description, 2016.
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