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Author Jones, Claire (Museum director), author.

Title The medical trade catalogue in Britain, 1870-1914 / by Claire L. Jones.

Published London : Pickering & Chatto, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed H  610.94109034 JONE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 264 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Science and culture in the nineteenth century ; number 22.
Science and culture in the nineteenth century ; no. 22.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. The Rise of the Medical Trade Catalogue -- 2. Markets of Medics: Designing the Catalogue -- 3. Inside the Catalogue: The Rhetoric of Novelty, Safety and Science -- 4. Catalogue Production: 'The Work of an Amateur'? -- 5. At Home, Work and Abroad: Distributing Catalogues -- 6. (Re)Reading the Catalogue: Doctors, Consumption and Invention.
Subject Medical instruments and apparatus -- Great Britain -- Catalogs -- History -- 19th century.
Commercial catalogs -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9781848934436 (hardback)