Medical Diary of the Week

1868 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
Tho Italian journals are deeply deploring the loss of this eminent philosopher, who also held the post of Minister of Public Instruction. Although he has done much to effect much needed reforms in the Italian educational system, he does not seem to have shone as an administrator. As a man of science his fame is European, especially in all that relates to electrobiology. In 1844, he received the Copley Medal of our lloyal Society and the prize of the French Academy, and he has supplied an almost
more » ... supplied an almost endless series of communications since that period. Ho was, at the time of his death, one of the correspondents of the French Academy, and a candidate for the vacant post -of Foreign Associate. His works on electricity and physics have enjoyed a very large circulation.-Med. Times and Gazette. Effects of Lightning.-M. Becquerel rela-
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