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The Resource Dr. North and his friends, by S. Weir Mitchell, M.D

Dr. North and his friends, by S. Weir Mitchell, M.D

Label
Dr. North and his friends
Title
Dr. North and his friends
Statement of responsibility
by S. Weir Mitchell, M.D
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A prominent physician, this author was well known in his day for introducing the "rest cure" for nervous diseases including hysteria. In this cure, patients were treated in isolation, confined to bed, and underwent prescribed diet and massage. In addition to his medical practice, this author was also a well-known writer in the genre of medical drama. This particular novel is semi-autobiographical
Cataloging source
NLM
Citation location within source
  • 14193
  • 40-41
Citation source
  • Blanck, J. Bibliography of American literature
  • Kane, Norman. Silas Weir Mitchell (1829-1914) physician, author, Philadelphian
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1829-1914
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, S. Weir
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.M695
  • PS2414
Literary form
fiction
NLM call number
WZ 350
NLM item number
M682dr 1900
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1829-1914
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mitchell, S. Weir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Physicians in literature
Label
Dr. North and his friends, by S. Weir Mitchell, M.D
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The people who won for 'Characteristics' a continually increasing number of friends reappear with others in this present book. When published in the 'Century magazine' at least on third of it was of necessity omitted. It now appears in full."--Preface
  • NLM copy 1, 1st printing (6 leaves in the first (unsigned) gathering and 2 leaves in the 31st gathering); copy 2, 2nd printing (8 leaves in every gathering).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00273470
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
499 pages
Lccn
00006275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Ownership
NLM copy 1, pictorial bookplate of Robert Underwood Johnson; copy 2, ownership inscription of Bertha W. Mitchell, Christmas 1900.
System control number
(OCoLC)00273470
Label
Dr. North and his friends, by S. Weir Mitchell, M.D
Publication
Note
  • "The people who won for 'Characteristics' a continually increasing number of friends reappear with others in this present book. When published in the 'Century magazine' at least on third of it was of necessity omitted. It now appears in full."--Preface
  • NLM copy 1, 1st printing (6 leaves in the first (unsigned) gathering and 2 leaves in the 31st gathering); copy 2, 2nd printing (8 leaves in every gathering).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00273470
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
499 pages
Lccn
00006275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Ownership
NLM copy 1, pictorial bookplate of Robert Underwood Johnson; copy 2, ownership inscription of Bertha W. Mitchell, Christmas 1900.
System control number
(OCoLC)00273470

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