The Lancet, Volume 1, Part 1 (Google eBook)

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J. Onwhyn, 1898 - Medicine
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Contains report on plague in Bombay - p. 595

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Page 261 - or in Scotland of any crime or offence, or who shall after due inquiry be judged by the General Council to have been guilty of infamous conduct in any professional respect and the said Society shall forthwith signify to the General Council the name of the Licentiate so. struck off.
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Page 1 - shall upon a summary conviction for any such offence pay a sum not exceeding 20." Going back again to Section 34, in which it says that a qualified medical practitioner is only a person "registered under this Act," the conclusion is obvious that any person who is not on the
Page 261 - the said Society of Apothecaries to strike off from, the list of Licentiates of the said Society the name of any person who shall be convicted in England or Ireland of any felony or misdemeanour, or in Scotland of any crime or offence, or who
Page 226 - Jealousy is cruel as the grave ; the coals thereof are coals of fire which hath a most vehement flame.
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Page 87 - of tactual organs; to use his words, "a highly elaborated tactual apparatus comes to be the uniform accompaniment of superior intelligence." He writes" that "tactual impressions are those into which all other impressions have to be translated before their meanings can

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