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”

15957 entries, 13939 authors and 1935 subjects. Updated: February 16, 2024

BARKER, Lewellys Franklin

4 entries
  • 4584

A case of circumscribed unilateral, and elective sensory paralysis.

J. exp. Med., 1, 348-60, 1896.


Subjects: NEUROLOGY › Diseases of the Nervous System
  • 7336

The nervous system and its constituent neurones, Designed for the use of practitioners of medicine and of students of medicine and psychology.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1899.

Considered a masterpiece of compilation of the new scientific evidence for the neuron theory. "Also contains Gertrude Stein’s first publication, which consists of a quote and further description of her developmental work on a series of sagittal sections from the brain of a several week-old baby (pp. 725-726), in and around the region of the nucleus of Darkschewitsch. She was at the time a medical student at Johns Hopkins" (Larry W. Swanson). Digital facsimile of the 1901 printing from the Internet Archive at this link.



Subjects: NEUROLOGY, Neurophysiology
  • 3798

Endocrinology and metabolism presented in their scientific and practical clinical aspects by ninety-eight contributors. 5 vols.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 19221924.


Subjects: ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • 12392

Of time and the physician. The autobiography of Lewellys F. Barker.

New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1942.

Barker succeeded William Osler as physician-in-chief of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. His autobiography provides insight into a keyt period in the history of Johns Hopkins. Digital facsimile from the Hathi Trust at this link.



Subjects: BIOGRAPHY (Reference Works) › Autobiography, HOSPITALS