Richard Brown, MD, was educated at Queen’s college, Oxford, but graduated doctor of medicine at a foreign university, probably Leyden, for he was admitted on the physic line there 20th September, 1675, being then fifty years old. He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 30th September, 1676.
We have from his pen -
Medica Musica; or, a Mechanical Essay on the Effects of Singing, Music, and Dancing on Human Bodies: with an Essay on the Nature and Cure of the Spleen and Vapours. 8vo. Lond. 1674.
De Principiis, in quo Principia Veterum evertuntur, et Nova stabiliuntur. 12mo. Lond. 1678.
Prosodia Pharmacopæorum, or the Apothecary’s Prosody. 12mo. Lond. 1685.
English Grammar. 12mo. Lond. 1692.
The General History of Earthquakes. 8vo. Lond. 1694.
(Volume I, page 390)
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