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Help and advice for Plymouth: Notes from the autobiography of Dr James Yonge, FRS (1881): index

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Notes from the autobiography of Dr James Yonge, FRS

Trans. Devon. Assoc. vol. 13 (1881), pp. 335-343.


R.N. Worth

Prepared by Michael Steer

The physicians and medical men of Plymouth were its earliest scientific observers. Dr James Yonge, F.R.S., who died in 1721, not only practised with great success, but wrote several valuable philosophical and medical works, including "Medicastor Medicatus," "SidrophieVapulans," "Qurrus Triumphalis," "Virtues of Pleum Terebinthinae," "Observations on Chirurgy and Anatomy," and the "Natural use of Cantharides," He was also a Mayor of Plymouth. Google with the Archive Organization has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. The Internet Archive makes available, in its Community Texts Collection (originally known as Open Source Books), books that have been digitised by Google from a number of libraries. These are books on which copyright has expired, and are available free for educational and research use. This rare book was produced from a copy held by the Princeton University Library, and is available from the Internet Archive.

Anne, Queen 340
Avent, Richard 336
Bath, Earl of 337, 340
Cape, Edward 336
Charles II 337
Clark 335
Crampporne, Jane 336
Cromwell, Oliver 338
Cutt 341
Drake, Sir Francis 338
Ford, Sir Henry 339
Fuller, Dr 339
Hall, Caleb 336
Hammett, Mr Thomas 341
Harris, Sir Arthur 337
Hingston, Mr 336
Jeffries, Judge 338
Knight 337
Munyon, Mr Richard 336
Pearse, James 336
Portsmouth, Duchess 337
Richmond, Mr Silvester 335
Waymouth, Mr Thomas 340-1
Yonge family 335
Yonge, Dr James throughout