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Marchall, Roger (c. 1417–1477), physician and writer on medicine

Linda Ehrsam Voigts

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Marchall, Roger (c. 1417–1477), physician and writer on medicine, embodied three strands of late-medieval English life: Cambridge University and its support through gifts of books; the sphere of London medical practice (including royal service); and the financial world of London merchants which afforded him prosperity. Born at ...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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