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3 edition of The gold-headed cane found in the catalog.

The gold-headed cane

William Macmichael

The gold-headed cane

a facsimile of the author"s 1827 copy illustrated and interleaved with his own amendments and additions, and introductory notes by Thomas Hunt.

by William Macmichael

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Published by Royal College of Physicians in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Interleaved facsimile reprint of 1st ed.; Murray,1827.

The Physical Object
Pagination400p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18963938M

Get this from a library! The gold-headed cane.. [William Macmichael; William Henry Brooke; John Murray] -- Story of a cane successively carried by Drs. Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baillie and presented by Mrs. Baillie to the College of physicians. cf. Pref. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition, Second Printing. Bookplate on front pastedown; paragraph article about the book taped to flyleaf. The "autobiography" of the Gold-Headed Cane, and its carriers - Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baillie. The Cane, which now resides in the Library of College of Physicians in England.

  Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks; The Gold-Headed Cane by William Macmichael The Gold-Headed Cane Language: English: LoC Class: R: Medicine: Subject: Physicians -- England -- Biography Subject: Radcliffe, John, Subject: Mead, Richard, Story of a cane successively carried by John Radcliffe, Richard Mead, Anthony Askew, David Pitcairn, and Matthew Baillie, and presented by Mrs. Baillie to the College of Physicians. Cf. Pref.

8vo, [8], , [1] pp., wood-engravings in the text. Original boards, with later paper backing, tear at backstrip head, some wear and soiling, occasional foxing within. § First edition. MacMichael, a physician and graduate of Christ Church, Oxford, wrote the anonymous Gold-Headed Cane as a vehicle to present the biographies of five former owners. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Amerikanen lopen niet Cabinet Of Curiosities Podcast Ladies Ova Certain Age Radio BUX Curso Python para científicos e ingenieros SolrSpeed's Podcast Luxury and Karma.


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MacMichael W. The Gold-Headed Cane. A new edition with an introduction and annotation by George C. Peachey. London: Henry Kimpton, Hunt TC. William Macmichael, MD, FRS: Author of The Gold-Headed Cane.

J Royal Coll Physicians Lond. ;2(4) Silverman ME. The tradition of the gold-headed Cane. The Pharos/Winter   Dr. Marilyn G. Farquhar will receive the ASIP Gold-Headed Cane Award at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Investigative Pathology during Experimental Biology in San Diego CA (April ).

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Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Rough cut page are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some creased corners and : William MACMICHAEL. The Gold-Headed Cane was adorned by a cross bar for a top instead of a knob, a fact which Munk explains by the statement that Radcliffe, its first owner, was a rule unto himself, and very possibly preferred a handle of that kind for his cane as a distinction from that.

Gold-headed cane definition: a long thin stick with a curved or round top made of gold | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. My copy of "The Gold-Headed Cane" is a second edition published inpresumably with no editor, 1 The boards probably are original; less than one square inch of the back strip was salvaged by the book binder who refurbished the monograph in its present state.

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The Gold-Headed Cane: containing the original illustrations of the edition and hitherto unpublished portraits of the Macmichael family and a reproduction of William Macmichael's handwriting by Macmichael, William (). The Gold-Headed Cane | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Genre/Form: Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Macmichael, William, Gold-headed cane.

London: Longmans, Green, and Co.,   The Paperback of the The Gold-Headed Cane by William Macmichael at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Books Author: William Macmichael.

Get this from a library. The gold-headed cane. [William Macmichael; Frederic W. Goudy Collection (Library of Congress)] -- Story of a cane successively carried by Drs. Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baillie and presented by Mrs.

Baillie to the College of Physicians. The passing on of a gold-headed cane from an older to a younger physician as a sign of high regard and affection became a common practice in the eighteenth century.2,3 This tradition was imaginatively captured in The Gold-Headed Cane, written in by William Macmichael.1,4 Through nine editions, the book has acquired an elevated status in medicine, and the presentation of a gold-headed cane.Genre/Form: Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Macmichael, William, Gold-headed cane.

New York, Macmillan, (OCoLC)Get this from a library! The gold-headed cane. [William Macmichael; Herbert Spencer Robinson] -- Story of a cane successively carried by Mrs. Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baillie and presented by Mrs.

Baillie to the College of Physicians.