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date: 16 October 2019

Atkinson, Jameslocked

(1759–1839)
  • H. R. Tedder
  • , revised by Michael Bevan

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Atkinson, James (1759–1839), surgeon and bibliographer, the son of a medical practitioner and friend of Laurence Sterne, received his medical education as a pupil of Henry Cline of St Thomas's Hospital, London, and attended the lectures of Thomas Denman, physician-accoucheur to the Middlesex Hospital...

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