Richard Caldwell

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Portrait of Richard Caldwell, circa 1505-1584 Wellcome L0001748.jpg

Richard Caldwell or Caldwall M.D. (1505?–1584) was an English physician, known for his part in founding the Lumleian Lectures.

Works[edit]

One of Caldwell's works was published, after his death. It was a translation of some Tables of Surgerie, from a Latin work by Horatius Morus of Florence, based on the writings of Jean Tagault.[1] The book had both English and Latin text. Edward Caldwell, son or nephew, presented 500 copies to the College.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Stephen, Leslie, ed. (1886). "Caldwall, Richard" . Dictionary of National Biography. 8. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
  2. ^ Andrew Wear (16 November 2000). Knowledge and Practice in English Medicine, 1550-1680. Cambridge University Press. p. 231. ISBN 978-0-521-55827-3. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
Attribution

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainStephen, Leslie, ed. (1886). "Caldwall, Richard". Dictionary of National Biography. 8. London: Smith, Elder & Co.