London: Printed for J. Robinson, at the Golden Lion in Ludgate-Street, and sold at the pamphlet shops of London and Westminster, c. 1720 (or earlier). Good +. This pamphlet appears to be the first instance of the use of the term Quack in this sense. It is the complete 48 page pamphlet, probably bound in its present form about 30 to 50 years after it was printed. The book contains aprox 20 blank pages following the full pamphlet. Contains satirical harangues and ditties.4 x 6 3/4 in. Half brown calf with marbled paper boards. Gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Blue edges to text block. Condition of the book is GOOD+ ; spine worn at ends, flaking, chipped and worn at sides, leather is dry, cracked at front hinge, binding is sound. Covers worn and slightly faded, corners worn, edges slightly worn. Edges of text block are foxed, upper end darkened. Some darker stains on front leather hinge. The title page is moderately foxed and darkened, but foxing is light throughout.
New York: Samuel Wood and Sons, 1830. Hardcover. Good. 736 p. 10 illustrations. 5 3/4 x 9 in. Tan leather binding, edges of text block flecked with brown. Condition of the book is GOOD: heavy wear and soiling to covers and spine- leather dry and flaky, spine heavily worn, covers loose- front cover almost detached, edges of text block lightly darkened, pages foxed, binding fine. NOTE: book plate on inside of front cover of Library College of Charleston presented by Dr. Lingard A. Frampton, he donated his library to LCC in 1853, there is also a signature in brown ink on ffep of Frampton, under book plate in blue ink " To Thomas Lowry MD, with best regards H.D.M. 1966" also two small stickers, one of price, one from Edward J. Coale & Co. booksellers, Baltimore. RGRR
Saint Louis: C. V. Mosby Co., 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 190 pp. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD. Previous owner's blind stamp on ffep & title page, otherwise a very clean, tight copy.
London: Printed by Tho. Newcomb for Sam. Lownde, 1684. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4 1/2 x 7 in. high. Half polished calf over grey boards. Looks like it was re-bound in early 19th century. 2 blank endpapers (19th C.),[frontis illustration is missing], title page, 14 page dedication, 58 page preface, 3 page poem "To the Authour Mr. John Browne" by Tho. Walker, 207 pages "Adenographia, or an Exact Anatomical treatise of the Glandules", 122 pages "Chaeradelogia: or an Exact Discourse of Strumaes, or Kings-Evil-Swellings.", 6 pages"An Elenchus", 11 page dedication, 18 page "To the Reader",2 page chapter headings for 3rd book, 6 page Elenchus, 196 page "The Royal Gift of Healing", 11 page account of persons cured by the King, 1 page advert, 2 blank 19th C. endpapers. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD ; As noted, frontis illustration is missing, spine darkened & cracked from sun, label missing on spine, bookplate on front paste-down, occasional light foxing, and some light stains in the margins, binding is tight.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1968. Hardcover. Good/good. 9 x 6-1/4 inches, xx, , 214 pages. Publisher's grey cloth, in dust-jacket. Condition of the book is GOOD, with considerable foxing; illustrated dust-jacket with marginal browning and foxing. Owner's name on front flyleaf. Biography of the pediatrician and immunologist, well illustrated with photographs and charts. medical, stacks
321 pages. 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. Red cloth binding, gilt lettering. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: heavy wear and soiling to covers- light water damage to covers, edges of text block darkened, pages clean, binding tight, name of previous owner in ink on ffep. Medical, stack.
6 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. xvii, 433 pgs. Deep blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and seal on spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD+ ; almost Near Fine but with small ding to upper front edge. Otherwise perfect, binding tight, text very clean, sides of text block darkened. DJ condition is GOOD+ ; not price-clipped ($5.00), some wear and chipping to edges, very small closed tears, spine faded and worn. Medicine. Stacks.
New York: Henry Holt and Co, 1923. Hardcover. Good +. 5 x 7 1/2 in. xiii, 478 pgs. Olive green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Condition is GOOD+ ; corners and edges worn, spine slightly cocked, spine quite wrinkled in upper area, edges of text block darkened, notes and names in ink on ffep, text very clean.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 116 pgs. 5 x 7 1/4 in. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; corners bumped and slightly worn, ends of spine worn, but very clean overall. Text extremely clean, binding tight.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899. Hardcover. Very Good. 298 pgs. 5 x 7 1/2 in. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; covers slightly worn, corners not bumped, slightly worn, spine somewhat darkened, ends only a little worn. Text very clean.
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1861. First edition. Hardcover. Good. ix, 406 pgs, with adverts. 5 x 7 3/4 in. Dark green/black embossed cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Bound with two pages of ads, rather than the 16 pg catalogue dated in April. Condition of the book is GOOD; ends of spine chipped, spine discolored and faded. Front hinge cracked, partly detached, though binding is sound. Edges and corners worn. Covers worn and scuffed. Text very clean, upper edge of text block darkened. Spine very slightly cocked.
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1908. Hardcover. Good +. 806 pgs. 6 x 9 3/4 in. Green cloth with gilt lettering on red paper label on spine. B&W and color illustrations. Condition of the book is GOOD+; front hinge slightly loose, cracked, but binding is sound. Spine worn, ends very worn, Covers, edges and corners worn, scuffed. Text very clean, edges of text block darkened.
Springfield and Baltimore: Charles C Thomas, 1932. Hardcover. Good +. 4 Vols 3 with an index. 6 1/2 x 10 in. Maroon pebbled cloth with black lettering on spine. Numerous B&W illustrations. Condition of book is GOOD+; ends of spine and corners worn, covers sunfaded in places. Tops of spines have small tears, Vol 3 a large tear and damage to top edge of back cover. Text clean.
Chicago: The Year Book Publishers, 1947. Hardcover. Very Good. 350 pgs. 5 x 8 in. Green cloth with gilt lettering and design on spine and cover. Numerous B&W illustrations. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; spine is darkened, letters faded. Ends of spine worn with small tears, corners worn. Text very clean. Upper edge of text block darkened. Spine slightly cocked.
Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1961. Third edition. Hardcover. Good +. vii, 275 pgs. 5 x 8 3/4 in. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Numerous B&W illustrations. Condition of the book is GOOD+; Cover and spine very faded, cover soiled. Back cover partly faded, with spots. Ends of spine slightly worn, corners worn. Text very clean.
Leipzig: Dr. Werner Klinkhardt, 1908. Hardcover. Fair. vii, 748 pgs. 7 x 11 in. Text in German. Quarter black morocco with marbled paper boards. Numerous B&W illustrations. Condition of book is FAIR; spine is missing, front cover detached. Covers are worn and lightly scuffed. Corners worn. Binding sound except pgs 727 730 are detached. Edges of text block darkened. Text clean.
Philadelphia: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1878. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 279 p. 227 small illustrations. 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. Maroon cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: wear to covers and spine- maroon finish lightly chipping on covers- heavily chipped on spine, light soiling to covers with ink spot on front cover, edges of text block darkened, very light spotty foxing on a few pages, pages otherwise clean, binding tight. NOTE: there is an embossed stamp of "Peter Doyle Bookseller Philadelphia" on end papers and ffeps.
New York: Macmillan, 1880. Fourth edition. Hardcover. Very Good. xv + 804 p. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. Several illustrations and 3 fold-out illustrations. Red cloth binding, gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: wear and soiling to covers and spine, spine ends worn, corners bent, spine darkened, edges of text block lightly yellowed- top edge darkened, pages clean, binding loose but fine.
Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1843. Hardcover. Good. 480 p. 6 x 9 1/2 in. Brown calf binding, edges of text block lightly flecked with brown. Condition of the book is GOOD: heavy wear and soiling to covers and spine, corners worn, spine missing many pieces, leather on spine and cover edges very dry and cracking, spine darkened, edges of text block darkened- esp. top edge, several pages dog eared, hinges cracked, spotty foxing on pages, binding fine, book plates of F.A. Dunsmoor and Thomas Lowry on inside of front cover.
Washington DC: The American National Red Cross, 1941. Paperback. Very Good. 6 x 9 in. 75 pgs. Gray paper cover. Condition : VERY GOOD, very clean, slight stains, title pg dog-eared, owner's name in pencil on cover. Pencilled notes on text.