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The Wellcome Library is one of the greatest specialist collections on the history of medicine and the medical humanities. It houses over 2.5 million items of extraordinary range and diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world.



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Medical Officer of Health reports
Medical Officer of Health reports
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2.9M
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The reports were produced each year by the Medical Officer of Health (MOH) of a district and set out the work done by his public health and sanitary officers. They provided vital data on birth and death rates, infant mortality, incidence of infectious and other diseases, and a general statement on the health of the population. The reports also allowed the authors to express the diversity of their local communities and their own personal interests so sometimes contained unexpected and quirky...
Wellcome Journals
Wellcome Journals
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To browse journals by title, please click here . The journals collection is part of the Wellcome Library, one of the world’s major resources for the study of medical history.   The Library houses 2.5 million items of exceptional diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world.    The journals comprise a very large collection, going back as far as the late eighteenth century, and are representative of the broad span and...
Chemist and Druggist
Chemist and Druggist
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3M
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Chemist and Druggist, the leading trade journal for the pharmacy community in the UK, has been in continuous publication since 1859. It contains a wealth of information for studying the history of medicine and pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Also contained in its pages are many striking visual examples from over 150 years of developments in advertising, packaging and graphic design. The Chemist and Druggist has been made available by the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest...
Wellcome Library
by Solomon, King of Israel. n 80024516; Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor)
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Limited ed. of 500 numbered copies
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Topic: Jewish magic
Wellcome Sexology Collection
Wellcome Sexology Collection
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Resources digitised to compliment the Wellcome Collection Sexology exhibit, 2014-15.
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
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504
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923,445
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by Wellcome Library
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The history of medicine in film The Moving Image and Sound Collection (MISC) is part of the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest specialist collections on the history of medicine and the medical humanities. The Library houses over 2.5 million items of extraordinary range and diversity, including books, films, archives, manuscripts and artworks from around the world. This selection of over 200 digitised videos from MISC covers all aspects of 20th century healthcare and medicine. Some of the...
Topic: medical
Wellcome Print Disabled
Wellcome Print Disabled
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3,432
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11,578
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Wellcome Library
by Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875. n 50032513
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t. 1. Dogme.--t. 2. Rituel
Topic: Magic
2 unnumbered leaves, 392 pages, 3 folded plates : (18mo)
Topic: Occultism
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936.; Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936
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"Notes and references": p. [433]-617. Bibliography: p. [624]-642
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Topics: Primitive societies, Sexual ethics, Sex, Culture
Wellcome Trust Publications
Wellcome Trust Publications
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147
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91,770
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Historic printed material published by the Wellcome Trust.
Wellcome Library
by Sédir, Paul, 1871-1926. n 85184975
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Bibliography: [173]-178
Topic: Materia Medica
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
Wellcome Library
by Däath, Heinrich. n 2005181550
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xi, 111 pages : 16 cm
Topic: Medical astrology
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
The gentleman's magazine.
The gentleman's magazine.
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69
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8,950
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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"Published for subscribers only."
Topics: Occultism, Magic
Printer's imprint at foot of half-title: Knight and Compton, printers
Topics: Occultism, Alchemy, Magic
Wellcome Library Sound Collection
Wellcome Library Sound Collection
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33,905
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The sound archive includes ‘born-digital’ and older formats such as audio-cassettes and CDs of radio programmes on medical, biomedical and medical-historical topics. Non-broadcasted material includes recordings documenting exhibitions, interviews, lectures, conferences, seminars and symposia, many of which were organised by the Wellcome Trust.
Topics: wellcome, sound recordings
Annali universali di medicina
Annali universali di medicina
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138
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9,621
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Forensics Collection
Wellcome Forensics Collection
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44,143
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Resources digitised to compliment the Wellcome Collection Forensics exhibit, 2014-15.
The philosophical magazine.
The philosophical magazine.
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4,195
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Annales de chimie et de physique
Annales de chimie et de physique
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56
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4,786
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Acta eruditorum
Acta eruditorum
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62
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11,171
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Le Vasseur, A
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"La présente édition en français ... n'est autre chose que la rajeunissement complet de la traduction attribuée à A. Levasseur dans le catalogue Brunet." -- "Avertissement," t. 1, p. [v]
Topic: Magic
Wellcome Library
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94 pages cdxxxii pages : 30 1/2 cm
Topics: Paper industry -- History, Papermaking -- History, Watermarks, Papermaking
3 volumes ; (folio)
Topics: Celtic languages, Celtic literature
Wellcome Library
by Marshall, A. B. (Agnes B.) n 50075751
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vi pages, 1 ., 238 pages : 21 cm
Topics: Cooking, Ice
Includes index
Topic: Cooking, English
Wellcome Library
by Hartmann, Franz, 1838-1912. n 50026762
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136 pages : 22 cm
Topic: Astrology
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Topic: journals
Wellcome Library
by Giles, Herbert Allen, 1845-1935
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xviii, 84, 1711 pages ; 27 cm
Topics: Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English, Chinese language
Wellcome Library
by Archer, Ethel
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Includes index
Topic: Cooking
Wellcome Library
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"Comprising information concerning all persons bearing hereditary or courtesy titles, knights, companions of all the various orders, and the collateral branches of all peers and baronets"
Topic: Genealogy and Heraldry
Bullettino delle scienze mediche
Bullettino delle scienze mediche
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75
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4,657
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
xiv, 309 pages : (12mo)
Topic: Le Normand, M. A. (Marie-Anne Adélaide), 1772-1843
Wellcome Library
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"Table des auteurs": final [36] leaves
Topic: Bibliography of Medicine
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Several prefaces and appendices to sections inserted, with individual roman pagings (245 p. in all)
Topics: Military Medicine, Military Nursing, Hospitals, Military
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by La Gironière, Paul P. de. n 85219193
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Title vignette (port.)
Topic: Travel
Wellcome Library
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Includes index
Topic: Afternoon teas
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Journal de médecine, chirurgie, pharmacie.
Journal de médecine, chirurgie, pharmacie.
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3,908
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Wellcome Library
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Plate, facing p. [ii], contains dedication to the memory of Samuel Birch, within colored ornamental border of Egyptian design
Topic: Egyptian language
3000 copies were privately printed by the anthropological branch of the Falstaff Press in 1933
Topics: Paraphilias, Sex, Homosexuality, Prostitution, Erotica, Nudity
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Topic: journals
clxxxv, 2570 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Genealogy and Heraldry, Baronetage, Nobility, Great Britain
Wellcome Library
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1 item
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
London medical gazette.
London medical gazette.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
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1 item
Includes glossary
Topic: Theosophy
xxxix, 543 pages, 1 unnumbered page : 25 cm
Topics: Amulets, Superstitions, Superstition
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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368 pages ; 20 cm
Topics: Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947, Substance-Related Disorders, Drug abuse, Drug addicts
Wellcome Library
by Higgins, Godfrey, 1773-1833. n 85312307
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Illustrated t.-p., mounted
Topics: Druids and druidism, Alphabet
Added illustrated t.-p. with title: Beeton's book of household management
Topics: Cooking, Housekeeping
Wellcome Library
by Elworthy, Frederic Thomas, 1830-1907
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xii, 471 pages, 1 unnumbered page including frontispiece, 2 plates (1 color 1 folded) : 23 cm
Topic: Superstitions
Wellcome Library
by ʻAlī ibn al-ʻAbbās, al-Majūsī al-Arrajānī, 930-994
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Topic: Medicine, Arabic
Wellcome Library
by Liddell, Henry George, 1811-1898
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xlv, 2042, xi, 153 pages ; 30 cm
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Topic: Greek language
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Contains vocabularies
Topics: Egyptian language, Mythology, Religion, Folklore
Annali universali di medicina.
Annali universali di medicina.
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751
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Topic: journals
Wellcome Library
by Sahagún, Bernardino de, -1590. n 79122689
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Descriptive letterpress on versos facing all plates except one
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Topics: History, Aztecs, Calendar, Indians of Mexico, Nahuatl language, Natural history
Wellcome Library
by Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. n 2005069085 n 2005069085
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285 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, National socialism, Politics and government
Wellcome Library
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1 item
Wellcome Library
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1 item
Author mentioned in Garrison-Morton
Topic: Matthews, James Tilly
Annales de chimie et de physique.
Annales de chimie et de physique.
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1,699
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
48 unnumbered pages, 542 pages ; (8vo)
Topics: Materia Medica, Plants, Medicinal