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Contributions to Medical and Biological Research. Dedicated to Sir William Osler, Bart., M.D., F.R.S., in honor of his seventieth birthday, July 12, 1919, by his pupils and co-workers.

JAMA. 1920;74(8):545. doi:10.1001/jama.1920.02620080047028.
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In these two large octavo volumes have been collected essays by some of the numerous pupils and co-workers of the late Sir William Osler. They are issued as a tribute to him on his seventieth birthday. The 142 essays are contributed by 151 writers, including 106 American, 33 English, 10 Canadian and 2 Scotch physicians; they are scientific, historical and literary. As might have been expected of such a large number of articles, there are variations in quality. Some are notable, others unusually good, and some of ordinary character. A few—happily only a few—are not quite worthy of a place in this series. In general, it may be said that the articles on historical, educational and social subjects distinctly surpass in literary quality and general interest those of a scientific or clinical nature. This is perhaps accounted for by the very nature of things, since the research worker or clinician


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