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    Charles White. An Account of a new Method of reducing Shoulders, (without the use of an Ambe) which have been several months dislocated, in cases where the common methods have proved ineffectual. Communicated to Dr. William Hunter. By Charles White, Surgeon to the Manchester Infirmary. Read June 29, 1761. Manchester: 1761. Krown & Spellman retail: $50. 8vo. Bb3-8, Cc2. 373-88pp. Brown and white patterned paper cover. Light browning and foxing. Engraved tailpiece. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Charles White (1728-1813), surgeon; assisted in founding, 1752, and was surgeon at, Manchester infirmary; F.R.S. and M.R.C.S., 1762; joint founder of Manchester Lying in Hospital (now St. Mary's Hospital) 1790; published surgical and other works. He was widely known for the revolution he effected in the practice of midwifery.           Garrison/Morton 4407.

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    January, 2015
    22nd Thursday
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