Richard Mead

(1673—1754) physician and collector of books and art

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 (1673–1754) English book collector and physician.

Mead collected over 10,000 books and MSS, with an emphasis on works relating to medicine, the classics, and natural philosophy, some of great rarity. ...

Subjects: Philosophy — Bibliography.

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