RX MEDICAL PHILANTHROPY P.R.N. (As the Need Arises) The Victorian Medical Benevolent Association 1865-2012

By: Russell, Emma and Ryan, Vicky

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No publication date (2011: ref. S.L.V.). viii, + 125pp. Landscape (oblong) format softcover. Intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and 'square'. Spine firm. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper undamaged. Text-block unmarked. "Relieving Victorian doctors 'under severe and urgent distress occasioned by sickness, accident or any other calamity' was the reason for the establishment of the Victorian Medical Benevolent Association in 1865. This philanthropic organisation still exists today (read 2012) and its purpose hasn't changed in all that time . . . " This is the story . . .Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, Acks., Foreword, 5 chapters. Benevolence across Australia. V.M.B.A. Committee Bio's. V.M.B.A. Executives Past and Present. Endnotes. Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 355g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: RX MEDICAL PHILANTHROPY P.R.N. (As the Need Arises) The Victorian Medical Benevolent Association 1865-2012

Author Name: Russell, Emma and Ryan, Vicky

Categories: History - Companies and Organisations, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: [Melbourne, Victoria], (Authors) Emma Russell & Vicky Ryan: History @ Work:

ISBN Number: 0646560751

ISBN Number 13: 9780646560755

Binding: Softcover, Oblong Format

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 013156

Keywords: Local History, Victoria, Australia, Medical Care, Medical Institutions, Physicians (History, Victoria), Benevolent Associations, Russell, Emma, Ryan, Vicky