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History of Dianostic Radiology at the Mayo Clinic Inscribed By Author

History of Dianostic Radiology at the Mayo Clinic Inscribed By Author

by Brown, Larry R.

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1993. Quarto. 5 pages, offprint from Perspective, p. 1321-1325. Larry R. Brown was a long time head of Radiology at the Mayo Clinic. He was a noted book collector. Inscribed: "to Richard, Best regards to a fellow bibliophile. Randy Brown.
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An Illustrated Repertory of Pains in Chest, Sides, and Back: Their Direction and Character, Confirmed by Clinical Cases
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An Illustrated Repertory of Pains in Chest, Sides, and Back: Their Direction and Character, Confirmed by Clinical Cases

by Gregg, Rollin

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Chicago: Duncan Brothers, 1879. Octavo. 3rd Edition. 101 pages, all five leaves of plates are present (see the NLM notation), Index of major sources. Rollin Robinson Gregg (1828-1886) was a well-known homeopathic physician who believed, "Wherever there is suffering to be relieved, there MUST be a remedy for it." He applied the principles of Samuel Hahnemann (see National Library… Read more about this item
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Oxford Monographs on Diagnosis and Treatment, 10 Volume Set
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Oxford Monographs on Diagnosis and Treatment, 10 Volume Set

by Christian, Henry A.

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New York, (1928-1939): Oxford University Press. Large Octavo. Each volume covers different subjects. Dr. Christian was America's foremost clinician whose word became essential not only in America but also in Britain. Considered one of Osler's best students. Already by the 1950's he lamented that the old clinical era of the bedside physician was slipping away. Issued initially in loose-leaf,… Read more about this item
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The practical home physician; a popular guide for the household management of disease, giving the history, cause, means of prevention and symptoms of all diseases of men, women and children, and the most approved methods of treatment, With Instructio
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Chicago; (1916): Star Publishing. Thick Lare Octavo. Revised and enlarged, illustrated with black and white illustrations and colored plates. Portrait frontispiece, xx, 1156(1) pages. Unlike many of the popular but inaccurate medical books of the time, this was a compilation of the best physician of the early 20th century including Dr. John E. Owen; Dr. Sarah Hackett Stevenson, Dr.… Read more about this item
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The Death of Stonewall Jackson

The Death of Stonewall Jackson

by Brown, Dr. Larry R.

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10 page photocopy inscribed: "To Richard, Best regards to a fellow bibliophile, Randy Brown.". Who was a radiologist at Mayo Clinic. He surveys the diagnosis and treatment of the events after the wounding of Stonewall Jackson. On pages 9-10 he looks at the medical conclusion and compares it with treatment of today. Dr. Larry Randolf Brown also wrote the… Read more about this item
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Incunabula Scientifica et Medica
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Incunabula Scientifica et Medica

by Klebs, Arnold C.

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Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1963. Octavo. 359 pages, cross-references. The standard bibliography of incunabula of science and medical works before 1501. Bound in brown cloth lettered in gilt, spine black spine label gilt. A near fine copy.
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Traite Theorique et Pratique De La Ligature Des Arteres
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Traite Theorique et Pratique De La Ligature Des Arteres

by Manec, Pierre Joseph, 1799-1884

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Bruxelles: Estabissement Encyclographique, 1835. Oblong Quarto. Manec was head of anatomy at the Facultè de Médecine de Paris and a surgeon at the Salpetrière. He wrote the text of his atlas on ligations of arteries in the first person based upon his experience performing the operations. Manec's atlas is illustrated with 13 lithographed plates drawn by Nicolas-Henri Jacob, the… Read more about this item
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Personal Response Systems; an International Report of a New Home Care Service
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Personal Response Systems; an International Report of a New Home Care Service

by Dibner, Andrew S.

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New York, (1992): The Haworth Press. Octavo. 249 pages, index. The problem of declining health of older adults is addressed by caregivers including adult children who live at some distance away. It is not surprising of a six-month study of 228 adults in a U.S. study that falls were far greater than other issues. This study also shows how… Read more about this item
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On the Trail of Marihuana; the Weed of Madness

On the Trail of Marihuana; the Weed of Madness

by Rowell, Earle Albert and Robert Rowell

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Mountain View, CA, (1939): Pacific Press Pub. Association. First Edition. Octavo. 96 pages. The author wrote that Marijuana (using an old spelling) destroys will power, making a jellyfish of the user, so that he eliminates the line between right and wrong, and substitutes one's own warped desires or the base suggestions of others as the standard of right. Above… Read more about this item
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Surgical and Dental Instruments, Electric Apparatus, Artificial Limbs, Artificiail Eyes, Deformity Apparatus, Elastic Stockings, Trusses, Etc (4th edition)
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Surgical and Dental Instruments, Electric Apparatus, Artificial Limbs, Artificiail Eyes, Deformity Apparatus, Elastic Stockings, Trusses, Etc (4th edition)

by Noyes Brothers & Cutler, St. Paul, Minn

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St. Paul, Minn.; Nd(ca.1908): The Authors. Thick Small Quarto. 4th Edition. 1200 pages. Profusely illustrated. One of the most complete listings of medical supplies ever printed in one volume in the U.S. also noting medical aids imported from England, France and Germany. Very scarce in nice condition. (Authors note some had cut out the image in making an order… Read more about this item
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A Treatise on the Digestion of Food
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A Treatise on the Digestion of Food

by Fordyce, George

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Prinrted for J. Johnson, 1791. Octavo. Second edition corrected. x [2], 204 pages. The author's original lecture was given before the College of Physicians. Both he and Dr. John Hunter were careful students of the digestion of food by both man and animals. In this corrected edition he notes on the violence of the vapours in the stomach which… Read more about this item
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An Esay on Regimen. Together with Five Discourses, Medical, Moral and Philosophical; Serving to Illustrated the Principles and Theory of Philosophical Medicin, and Point Out Some of Its Moral Consequences
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An Esay on Regimen. Together with Five Discourses, Medical, Moral and Philosophical; Serving to Illustrated the Principles and Theory of Philosophical Medicin, and Point Out Some of Its Moral Consequences

by Cheyne, George

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London: Printed for C. Rivington, 1740. Octavo. . 2nd edition. (2), i- xvi, i-iv, (2), 1- lxviii, 344 pages. After lectures on bodily regimen that influenced William Law and Joh Wesley, he began his most serious works. He first wrote the Essay on Regimen consisted of six essays on natural philosophy in which Cheyne explained the interrelationship of mind… Read more about this item
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The Cook's Oracle; Containing Receipts for Plain Cookery on the Most Economical Plan for Private Families, Also the Art of Composing the Most Simple and Highly Finished Broths, Gravies, Soups, Sauces, Store Sauces.
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The Cook's Oracle; Containing Receipts for Plain Cookery on the Most Economical Plan for Private Families, Also the Art of Composing the Most Simple and Highly Finished Broths, Gravies, Soups, Sauces, Store Sauces.

by Kitchiner, William

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Boston: Munroe and Francis, 1822. First American Edition. Small Octavo. 380 pages, which has an engraving on p. 360 and an Appendix added by the American publisher. Dr. Kitchiner was considered "the most famous medical cook". DNB notes: It was an acknowledged source of inspiration for Mrs Beeton, and was mined by the writers of other household guides. The… Read more about this item
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Cultural and Scientific Pictorial Studies in Sex Anatomy and the Techniques of Coitus in Man, Woman, and the Third and Fourth Sexes in 227 Photographs and Illustrations, Digrams, Inlcuding Over a Hundred Rare and Hitherto inaccesible Plates..
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Cultural and Scientific Pictorial Studies in Sex Anatomy and the Techniques of Coitus in Man, Woman, and the Third and Fourth Sexes in 227 Photographs and Illustrations, Digrams, Inlcuding Over a Hundred Rare and Hitherto inaccesible Plates..

by Bruce, James [Solomon Malkin]

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New York; (1935): Falstaff Press, Inc. First Edition. Octavo. 32 pages. The original illustrated plates are held within various institutions. The author of this work was Solomon Malkin, founder of AB Bookman's Weekly. He had studies under Magnus Hirshfeld at the Institute for Sexual Science in Berlin before the Nazis shut it down. OCLC notes only his pseudonymous name… Read more about this item
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The Dentists' Supply Company of New York, Dental Catalogue 1911 Edition
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The Dentists' Supply Company of New York, Dental Catalogue 1911 Edition

by [Dental catalog]

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New York: The Dentist Supply Co, 1911. Octavo. 775pp., illustrated throughout showing dental instruments, air pumps and tanks, various fountain spittoons (some quite elaborate), dental sterilizers, and teeth including dentures, some which screw in much like those of today. An interesting look at dentistry over 100 years ago. Bound in maroon cloth lettered and stamped in white, spine plain.… Read more about this item
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St. Nicotine of the Peace Pipe
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St. Nicotine of the Peace Pipe

by Heward, E.V. (Edward Vincent)

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London: George Routledge and Sons, 1909. First Edition. Octavo. Frontispiece, xvii, 197 pp. With full page plates and 5 text cuts. A veteran devotee at the shrine of St Nicotine he claimed a foremost place among Victorian smokers. Morning, noon and night, in season, and, as many thought out of season, he might be found ensconced in some… Read more about this item
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John Keat's Anatomical and Physiological Note Book: Printed from the Holograph in the Keats Museum Hampstead
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John Keat's Anatomical and Physiological Note Book: Printed from the Holograph in the Keats Museum Hampstead

by Forman, Maurice Buxton

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1934
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Oxford: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1934. Limited Edition. Octavo. 68 pages, Limited to 350 copies. Frontispiece, 68 pages, Keat's worked in Guy's Hospital in 1815-1816 and became a certified practitioner. In Denise Gigante's Studies in Romanticism, she notes physiologists from the 18th and early 19th centuries recognized snuffing as a form of physical taste.… Read more about this item
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2 page autographed Bifolium to James R. Williams, April 20, 1842
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2 page autographed Bifolium to James R. Williams, April 20, 1842

by Bartlett, Dr. Lyman (1807-1865)

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New Bedford, MA, 1842. 2 page autographed Bifolium to James R. Williams, April 20, 1842. New Bedford, MA: 1842. Dr. Lyman Bartlett was one of the leading physicians of New Bedford. He studied in Paris and took a liberal position when some physicians disparaged homeopathy. His view while conventional felt that it's major points ought to be considered by… Read more about this item
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Scrapbook of Warm Springs with Photographs of Nurses, Patients, and Celebration of the Little White House, 1944-1947
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Scrapbook of Warm Springs with Photographs of Nurses, Patients, and Celebration of the Little White House, 1944-1947

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Warm Springs (1944-47). 84 photographs, also included are: 13 paintings of patients being fitted for body casts, water therapy and the ever present wheel chairs. Albert Gold's paintings are also in the Smithsonian, the Philadelphia College of Art and many museums. The most interesting are the photographs of the Dedication of the Little White House after FDR's death. The photograph… Read more about this item
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Photograph Album Nurses World War II, Honolulu and in the U.S.
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Photograph Album Nurses World War II, Honolulu and in the U.S.

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Nursing Scrapbook from Hawaii in 1943 to the Government Hospital in Springfield, Missouri in the period just after World War II. There are 361 black-and-white photographs of which 147 are of nurses, others are nurses with their beaus, hospitals, other family. The key nurses are identified from the newspaper articles featuring them. Hawaii WWII/Springfield, Missouri Gov Rehab. Photographs are… Read more about this item
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