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us: Wilkinson, James John Garth, 1812-1899

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    • us: Wilkinson, Garth, 1812-1899
    • us: Wilkinson, J. J. Garth (James John Garth), 1812-1899
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        (naf) Great Britain
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        (naf) London (England)
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        • Organization: (naf) Swedenborg Society
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        (lcsh) Medicine
          (lcsh) Surgery
            (lcsh) Homeopathy
              (lcsh) Translating and interpreting
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Physicians
                  (lcsh) Surgeons
                    (lcsh) Homeopathic physicians
                      (lcsh) Translators
                  • Sources

                    • found: LCCN 06-7557: Swedenborg, E. The generative organs, considered anatomically, physically, and philosophically, 1852 (hdg.: Wilkinson, James John Garth, 1812-1899; usage: James John Garth Wilkinson)
                    • found: His Our social health, 1865: cover (Garth Wilkinson)
                    • found: The cases of the Welsh fasting girl & her father, 1870: t.p. (J.J. Garth Wilkinson)
                    • found: Oxford DNB online ed., 24 Feb. 2015 (Wilkinson, (James John) Garth, Swedenborgian writer and homoeopath, born in London on 3 June 1812; the eldest son of James John Wilkinson (bap. 1780, d. 1858), lawyer; at the age of about sixteen he was apprenticed by his father to Thomas Leighton, senior surgeon of the infirmary at Newcastle upon Tyne; in 1832 he went to London to train at various hospitals, and in June 1834 he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and a licentiate of the Society of Apothecaries; early in life he was also introduced to the writings of Emanuel Swedenborg, and became a member of the committee of the Swedenborg Society; from 1839 he devoted most of his literary energies to the translation and elucidation of Swedenborg's writings; he was versed in Icelandic and Scandinavian literature; he died in London on 18 October 1899)
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