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date: 20 February 2020

Monro, Alexander, tertiuslocked

  • Lisa Rosner


Monro, Alexander, tertius (1773–1859), anatomist, son of Alexander Monro secundus (1733–1817) and his wife, Katherine, daughter of David Inglis, treasurer of the Bank of Scotland, and grandson of Alexander Monro primus (1697–1767), was born at Edinburgh on 5 November 1773. He attended the high school there, and graduated MD from ...

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National Portrait Gallery, London
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
Royal College of Surgeons of England
University of Edinburgh Library
Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine, London
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