Dr. Thomas Sydenham (1624 – 1689) His Life and Original Writings.
by [SYDENHAM] DEWHURST, Kenneth (1918-1984).
Berkeley:: University of California Press, 1966., 1966. 8vo. viii, 191,  pp. Frontispiece, 8 illustrations, index. Blue gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jacket. AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED laid-in, to "Lal"[?] from John Bertrand deCusance Morant Saunders, San Francisco, 1969-70. PROVENANCE: John Bertrand deCusance Morant Saunders (1903-1991), leading historian of medicine, "Saunders came to the University of California in 1931 as an anatomy professor and was chair of the department from 1938 to 1956. Among his many other positions during his sixty years with UCSF, he was chair of the Department of History of Health Sciences from 1942 to 1975, Dean of the UCSF School of Medicine 1956-63, University Librarian from 1943 to 1971, first UCSF Provost from 1958 to 1964, and the first Chancellor of UCSF, from 1964 to 1966. . . In 1950, Saunders published with C. D. O'Malley The Illustrations of the Works of Vesalius of Brussels. Two years later, a second book by O'Malley and Saunders entitled Leonardo da Vinci on the Human Body was highly praised." – History of UCSF.
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