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Mémoire sur la nécessité de transférer et reconstruire l'Hôtel-Dieu de Paris : suivi d'un project de translation de cet hôpital, proposé par le sieur Poyet ...

Author/Creator:
Coqueau, Claude Philibert, 1755-1794.
Publication:
[Paris : s.n.], 1785.
Format/Description:
Book
[3], 2-44 p., [3] folded leaves of plates : ill., plans (engravings) ; 25 cm. (4to)
Medical subjects:
Hospitals -- Paris -- Architectural Drawings.
Hospital Design and Construction -- Paris -- Architectural Drawings.
Subjects:
Hôtel-Dieu de Paris -- Early works to 1800.
Hospital buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- France -- Paris.
Summary:
This work was largely responsible for the agitation about conditions at the Hôtel-Dieu, and the subsequent investigation by a committee, including Lavoisier, of the Académie des sciences (see Duveen & Klickstein, A bibliography of the works of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, p. 272).
Notes:
Anonymous. By C.P. Coquéau. Cf. Barbier.
Printed in Paris. Cf. Quérard.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
Fine Arts copy bound with Académie des sciences (France). Extrait des registres de l'Académie royale des sciences ; du 22 novembre 1786 ... Paris, 1786.
Cited in:
Quérard, J.-M. France littéraire, II, p. 280
Barbier, A.-A. Ouvrages anonymes, t. III, col. 162
Blake, J. NLM 18th cent., p. 99
Tourneux, M. Paris pendant la Révolution française, III, 15141
Contributor:
Poyet, M. (Bernard), 1742-1824.
Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
Web link:
The Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment Collections Home Page
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