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The World of the Eighteenth Century (for English Majors): Medicine

English majors, and all others, are welcome to use this guide to understand the cultural & historical context in which the literature being read was created.

The Doctor's Visit

Doctor's Visit

The Doctor Visiting the Sick Bed, artist unknown (18th century).

Image from Art Museum Image Gallery.

Medicine in the 18th Century

Reference Universe

Reference Universe searches the table of contents & indexes of recent print and electronic encyclopedias in the CSS Reference Collection.