Utter confusion exists among the historians of this animal (sperm whale), says Surgeon
This was the second step in a downward course, all owing to a young woman's being out of harmony with her circumstances, yearning after renegades and bulbuls, and being subject to claims from a veterinary surgeon
fond of mince-pies.
I usually give up one day to pure amusement when I come to town, so I spent it at the Museum of the College of Surgeons
The next most famous instance happened at Rheims six years earlier, and the historian in that case is Le Cat, one of the most renowned surgeons
produced by France.
It did not generally carry a doctor, but one of the senior surgeons
at the hospital knew a director of the line, and Abraham was taken as a favour.
Most of the students took the curriculum of the Conjoint Board of the College of Surgeons
and the College of Physicians; but the more ambitious or the more industrious added to this the longer studies which led to a degree from the University of London.
There were two hundred armed men this time, with ten officers and two surgeons
, and provisions for a week.
Still, however, he had breathed, which afforded inexpressible joy to monseigneur, who insisted on being present at the first dressing of the wounds and the consultation of the surgeons
Sitting on the deck at Helen's feet she went on turning the pages and reading biographies of bankers, writers, clergymen, sailors, surgeons
, judges, professors, statesmen, editors, philanthropists, merchants, and actresses; what clubs they belonged to, where they lived, what games they played, and how many acres they owned.
Lydgate's spots of commonness lay in the complexion of his prejudices, which, in spite of noble intention and sympathy, were half of them such as are found in ordinary men of the world: that distinction of mind which belonged to his intellectual ardor, did not penetrate his feeling and judgment about furniture, or women, or the desirability of its being known (without his telling) that he was better born than other country surgeons
This time, however, there could be no question of the qualifications of the doctor, a well-known Fellow of the College of Surgeons
, and his report was as favorable as the other's had been adverse.
And when the surgeons
got done with me, there were the fingers gone from my hand, that scar down the side of my face .
Desperate times give need for desperate remedies, and the surgeons
of the Revolution rose to the need.
In the midst of the silence a sixth guest appeared on the lawn, and stepped into the library--a silent, resolute, unassuming, elderly man who had arrived the day before on a visit to Windygates, and who was well known, in and out of London, as one of the first consulting surgeons
of his time.
It was five weeks before the surgeons
took the bandages from his face.