• Title
    Descriptive Catalogue of the Surgical Instruments Formerly the Property of the Late Lord Lister OM FRCS etc, in the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Part I: Instruments Designed by, or Closely Associated with, Lord Lister [with additions]
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  • Scope and Content
    Volume includes an introduction, concordance of old and new catalogue numbers, and detailed catalogue entries describing each instrument, its history, Lister's use of it or observations about it. Also includes several other items glued in to the volume: a copy of 'Lister's Straight Bougies in the Treatment of Urethral Stricture' by GH Edington, reprinted from the British Medical Journal 27th June 1936; 5 letters dated 1925-1927, thanking Doran for copies of the catalogue; typescript descriptions of additional specimens 57-58.
  • Extent
    1 volume
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  • Conditions governing access
    By appointment only. See College website for contact details of the Archives.
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  • Admin./ biographical history
    A published volume by Alban H Doran, FRCS, printed by Taylor and Francis 1925.