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John Langdon Haydon Down - bibliography

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English physician, born 1828, Torpoint, Cornwall; died October 7, 1896, Normansfield, Hampton Wick.


  • Natures balance. Awarded a medal.
  • On the condition of the mouth in idiocy. 1863.
    French translation by Désiré-Magloire Bourneville (1840-1909).
  • Observations on an ethnic classification of idiots.
    Clinical lectures and reports by the medical and surgical staff of the London Hospital, 1866, 3: 259-62.
  • On the education and training of the feeble in mind. 1876.
  • On the relation of the teeth to mental disease.
    Transactions of the Odontological Society of Great Britain, London, 1876.
  • Mental Affections of Childhood and Youth. London, Churchill, 1887. Obituaries:
  • Lancet, London, 1896; 2: 1104.
  • British Medical Journal, London, 1906; 2: 1170.

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