Goulds Homeopathic Pharmacy

Goulds Pharmacy was established in London, though the date it was established is uncertain. This could have been as early as 1849, but our first confirmed mention of this business was in 1861. Goulds became a homeopathic Chemist by Appointment to the London Homeopathic Hospital.

Goulds Pharmacy still flourishes today, at 24-26 Arcadia Ave. London N3 2JU


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George Percy Grainger 1882 – 1961

George Percy Grainger 1882 – 1961 was an Australian born composer, pianist and champion of the saxophone and the concert band, who worked under the stage name of Percy Aldridge Grainger.

Percy Grainger was an advocate of homeopathy, and a strict vegetarian, and he was a keen runner and had a fanatical fitness regime.

Grainger often wore no hat and no coat:

I do not eat meat, I do not smoke, and I do not drink, and therefore, I do not feel the cold.”

Grainger was a friend of Frederick Albert Theodore Delius and Cyril Meir Scott. Continue reading George Percy Grainger 1882 – 1961

Mathias Roth 1818 – 1891

Mathias Roth1818 – 1891 MD Pavia 1839 was a Hungarian refugee who converted to homeopathy in Hungary. He was an Orthopaedic Surgeon and a homeopath who practiced at 16a Cavendish Street and in Wimpole Street and Brighton.

Mathias Roth was a Physician at the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury Square, and a member of the Hahnemann Medical Society.

Lajos Kossuth asked Mathias Roth to be his envoy to Britain, and while he was traveling, the war in Hungary was lost. Roth stayed in Britain for the rest of his life.

Mathias Roth was a colleague of James John Garth Wilkinson ‘… I knew Dr. Roth the elder, a Hungarian disciple of Ling’s Swedish Kinetic treatments. His son married a daughter of John Bright MP, [John Bright (1811-1889)] who was a patient of mine…’ (Swedenborg Archive K125 [44] Letter dated 8.10.1896 from Garth Wilkinson to John Marten).

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Charles Edwin Wheeler 1868 – 1946

Charles Edwin Wheeler 1868 – 1946 was born in Australia, an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, and who was editor of The Homeopathic World 1910-1917 and the President of Liga Medicorum Homeopathica Internationalis in 1936. Wheeler was a member of the influential Cooper Club (http://www.homeoint.org/morrell/british/late19.htm) which met between its formation in 1870 until approximately 1914.

Charles Edwin Wheeler was the homeopath of A J P Taylor,

Wheeler was a life long friend of Harley Granville Barker and he also knew August Bier,

Wheeler was a colleague of Edward Bach, James Compton Burnett, John Henry Clarke, Robert Thomas Cooper, John James Drysdale, Robert Ellis Dudgeon, Washington Epps, John Paterson, Percival George Quinton, Thomas Skinner, and many others.

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