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The Life And Works Of John Arbuthnot, M.D.

by George A. Aitken

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical - Physicians,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11931572M
    ISBN 101432527304
    ISBN 109781432527303

    John Arbuthnot, (born April , Inverbervie, Kincardine, Scot.—died Feb. 27, , London, Eng.), Scottish mathematician, physician, and occasional writer, remembered as the close friend of Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, and John Gay and as a founding member of their famous Scriblerus Club, which aimed to ridicule bad literature and false learning. Book Title: Miscellaneous Works of the Late Dr Arbuthnot. Mathematician, physician, satirist, Arbuthnot is mostly known for his wit and humor, as well as his contribution to mathematics and his role in the founding of the Scriblerus Club, in which he is known to Seller Rating: % positive.

    Alexander Arbuthnot, Snr (–) of Knox, Kincardineshire was a Scottish politician.. He was the second son of Robert Arbuthnott, 1st Viscount of served as tutor to the children of his brother Robert Arbuthnot, 2nd Viscount of Arbuthnott.. He represented Kincardineshire as Commissioner to the Parliament of Scotland from to He married firstly Margaret Barclay . John Arbuthnot. Scriblerus Club. Birthplace: Inverbervie, Kincardine, Scotland Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified. Gender: Male Religion: A. British physician and author, born at Arbuthnott, Kincardineshire, and baptized on the 29th of April His father, Alexander Arbuthnot, was an episcopalian minister who Died:

    1. Author(s): Aitken,George Atherton, Title(s): The life and works of John Arbuthnot, M. D., fellow of the Royal college of physicians,by George A. Aitken.   Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough Author: John Arbuthnot Fisher Fisher.


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John Arbuthnot was a Scottish physician, satirist and polymath in London. He is best remembered for his contributions to mathematics, his membership in the Scriblerus Club (where he inspired both Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels book III and Alexander Pope's Peri Bathous, Or the Art of Sinking in Poetry, Memoirs of Martin Scriblerus, and possibly The Dunciad), and for inventing the figure /5.

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Arbuthnot. John Arbuthnot (baptised 29 April - 27 February ), was an English writer and physician, a friend of Swift and Pope and primary author of the Memoirs of Martin Scriblerus, and creator of "John Bull". Arbuthnot was born in Kincardineshire, and after studying at Aberdeen and Oxford, took his degree of M.D.

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: "With the exception of a few medical and scientific writings, everything that we know with certainty to be Arbuthnot's is here reprinted; and a few tracts of doubtful authenticity, but which are not improbably his. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Aitken, George Atherton, Life and works of John Arbuthnot, M.D.

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: Miscellaneous Works Of The Late Dr. Arbuthnot V1: With An Account Of The Author's Life () (): Arbuthnot, John: Books.3 quotes from John Arbuthnot: 'All political parties die at last of swallowing their own lies.', ' Mathematical Knowledge adds a manly Vigour to the Mind, frees it from Prejudice, Credulity, and Superstition.', and 'There are very few things which we know, which are not capable of being reduc'd to a Mathematical Reasoning; and when they cannot it's a sign our knowledge of them is very small.