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As we enter the winter of 2020, the coronavirus pandemic is continuing to have lifechanging effects on individuals,...

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Williband Pirckheimer (1470-1530)
The praise of the gout, or, the gouts apologie
London, 1617
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Major Arthur Hurst
Medical diseases of war
1940, 2nd ed.

Soon after the beginning of WWI,...

Girolamo Fracastoro  (1478-1533)
Della sifilide di Girolamo Fracastoro Veronese a Pietro Bembo libri tre
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Alchemists believed that the codes and puzzles contained in these texts mapped out a way to transform base metals...

This month we have received a donation of an exciting collection to the archive: the notes of Dr. D. B. Cater, Head...

Adapted from a Presentation to the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

In...

On the 8th June 1809, the foundation stone of the then-named Royal Edinburgh Asylum was laid in the...