Charles Allen

Life
fl.1687; one time assistant to Mr. Bannister; author of the first treatise on dentistry, Curious Observations in that Difficult Part of Chirurgery, Relating to the Teeth (1687); ded. to the ‘most honourable and truly learned the physitians, chirugeons, and apothecaries of the city of Dublin’; copy in Marsh’s Library, Dublin; advertisement shows that he had lodgings at Smith’s Arms, Essex St., Dublin.

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Works
Curious Observations in that Difficult Part of Chirurgery, Relating to the Teeth
(Dublyn, printed and are to be sold in London, by William Whitwood, 1687); Do. ([q. place]: L. Lindsay 1924).

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