Reference Entry

Hunter, John (1728-1793), surgeon and anatomist

Jacob Gruber

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Medical education and early career | The wounds of war | A London surgeon | Resettled as a surgical practitioner | The Hunterian establishment in Leicester Square | Hunter's working life | Hunter's personality and manner | Beyond the dissecting room | Hunter's death | The Hunterian Museum

Reference Entry.  7535 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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