An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15933 entries, 13900 authors and 1933 subjects. Updated: October 2, 2023

HARRIS, Chapin Aaron

2 entries
  • 3680

The dental art, a practical treatise on dental surgery.

Baltimore, MD: Armstrong & Berry, 1839.

One of the most popular books on the subject ever published. It underwent 13 editions during the next 74 years! Harris was instrumental in founding the first dental college in the world, the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, as well as the first national association of dentists in the U.S., and the first authoritative dental periodical, the American Journal of Dental Science.

  • 12893

A dictionary of dental science, biography, bibliography, and medical terminology.

Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, 1849.

An encyclopedia in dictionary form, combining all the elements described in the title in one alphabetical sequence. This work underwent numerous later editions. Digital facsimile of the 1849 edition from Google Books at this link.

Subjects: DENTISTRY, Dictionaries, Biomedical