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Alston, Charles, (1683-1760), physician and botanist

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Surname: Alston
Forenames: Charles
Gender: Male
Date: 1683-1760
Biography: ODNB link for Alston, Charles (1683-1760) Physician and Botanist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P151649 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P489 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1720-60: papers, lectures and letters received
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
1720-54: lectures on materia medica, in his hand (3 vols)
Wellcome Library
c1736-40: lectures on materia medica (2 vols)
Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
NRA 16015 Coll of Physicians
lecture notes
Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department
See MSS in Hunterian Library
c1725-34: lecture notes
Wellcome Library
1724, 1743: lectures and papers
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Library
1740: treatise on materia medica
Royal College of Surgeons of England