Talk:Francis Adams (translator)
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Dr. or Mr.?
- (Aegineta.), Paulus (1834). Adams, Francis, ed. The Medical Works of Paulus Aegineta, the Greek Physician: Tr. Into English; with a Copious Commentary Containing a Comprehensive View of the Knowledge Possessed by the Greeks, Romans, and Arabians, on All Subjects Connected with Medicine and Surgery 1. Welsh, Treuttel, Würtz.
On the title page or this work he is described as a surgeon in which case by British tradition he would be "Mr." not "Dr." and would be described as a surgeon and not a doctor. -- PBS (talk) 11:54, 20 May 2012 (UTC)