THACKRAH, Charles Turner. An Introductory Discourse Delivered to the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society April 6, 1821. (Occasional light soiling). Contemporary quarter grey/olive boards, possibly later spine (worn, corners bumped). Leeds: W. Gawtress and Co., .
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Charles Turner Thackrah, MRCS Eng; (1795- 1833) was an English surgeon and pioneer in the field of occupational medicine. A founder member of the Leeds School of Medicine. He died of tuberculosis in 1833, at the young age of 38.