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(1744); Notes on the Postscript of a Pamphlet entitled Observations, Anatomical, etc. (1758); Oratio Harveiana (1760); De Dysentaria Commentarius (1764). Poetical Works, including unpublished fragment (1804). Lives by Johnson, Bucke, Dyce.