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cover of Opinions, Comments and Reflections on Radiology

Opinions, Comments and Reflections on Radiology

by Brogdon, Byron Gilliam, MD; foreword by Robert D. Moseley, MD

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Published
1982
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9780939442010
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Los Angeles: Brentwood Publishing Corp, 1982. Hardcover. xiii, 249, [7]p., corners bumped else very good condition; signed and inscribed by Brogdon to Fred Lang, editor of the American Journal of Radiology; typed letter to Lang signed by Brogden laid in.
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cover of The Joy of Ignorance

The Joy of Ignorance

by Harding, T. Swann

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Published
1932
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New York: William Godwin,Inc., Publishers, 1932. Hardcover. 369p., nicely gotten-up hardbound book in openweave brown cloth boards gilt, untrimmed foredge, slight foxing/toning to endsheets, good hinges, spine letterings dim but legible, a sound, clean, unmarked copy. Author cites anecdote and statistic to argue that the pursuit of health can be self-defeating, perhaps one's natural bent is as good as… Read more
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cover of I, the Aboriginal. As Told to Douglas Lockwood

I, the Aboriginal. As Told to Douglas Lockwood

by Waipuldanya, aka Wadjiri-Wadjiri, aka Phillip Roberts. Douglas Lockwood, interviewer

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Published
1996
ISBN
9781863025256
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$15.00

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Alice Springs: Lansdowne Publishing, distributed by Outback Books, 1996. Paperback. 240p., numerous illustrations from b&w snapshot photography and journalism, softbound in 8x5 inch color wraps collaged with a photoportrait of Mr Roberts. A reading copy, expect pervasive dampstaining to first leaves and to the final twenty leaves, pervasive but not repellant. As is.
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cover of Against All Odds: A Book of Joy and Sorrow with Diary and Digressions

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Kiev: Dnipro Publishers, 1990. Hardcover. 254, [9]p., frontis. portrait of Amosoff, very good condition in an unclipped and lightly soiled dj; signed by Amosoff on the title page. Memoir by the Ukrainian heart surgeon and Lenin prize winner who designed several artificial heart valves. He was elected a people's deputy to the USSR Supreme Soviet in 1989.
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cover of The Birth of a Science

The Birth of a Science

by Wahl, Albert L., Bessie L. Rehwinkel [and] Lawrence Reilly

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Published
1949
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$85.00

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Detroit: The Lutheran Research Society, 1949. Paperback. 433p., wraps, 5.5x8 inches, illus., wraps lightly toned, bottom corner of rear wrap torn off, else very good condition. Defense of Dr. William Frederick Koch, who claimed to have invented a miracle drug that could cure cancer, tuberculosis, and many other diseases. Reilly was the founder and director of the Lutheran Research… Read more
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cover of L'Hopital Tenon - 1900 - 1930 / Appareils 3 [two folders from a series] these featuring facades, floorplans, interiors and apparatus shown in from-the-negative photography

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[Paris]: unpublished, n.d.. Photograph. Thirty-one b&w photographs in two folders, pix are captioned tersely, no running text nor any other folders have come to us; 9x12.5 inch three-ring binders holding double-sided plastic pockets (with three empty but captioned sides). Photos are clear, professional, sterile. A few recumbant patients intrude upon the chromium and enamel apparatuses. The "Appareils 3" item… Read more
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cover of Istoria di un vistoso roversciamento d'intestini - bubblicata dal dott. Francesco Manni [&c] dedicata al merito singolarissimo degl' illustrissime signori Gonfalonieri e Priori de citta' della Pieve

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Perugia: Nella Stamperia Costantini, Santucci, e Compagni, 1809. Pamphlet. 17p., self-wraps letterpress struck on handmade paper, 7x5 inch softbound sewn with original thread intact, slight external dust and signs of handling on paper that itself has internal flaws (uneven mixing of pulp, flecks), an old vertical crease (long ago flattened out) is further hidden by the lumpy wonderful paper.… Read more
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cover of Aedoeology; a treatise on generative life, including pre-natal influence, limitation of offspring and hygiene of the generative system

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Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1895. Hardcover. 260p., 5.5x8 inch boards; titling in gilt, light soil on boards, spine sun-faded and front board edges slightly toned, corners bumped, text block edges slightly toned, very light (white) paint splatter and foxing along fore-edge, endpapers slightly browning, else very good.
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cover of A short history of mental health classificiation

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Feels Distro. Pamphlet. 12p., first edition, 5.5x8.5 inch wraps; illus., minor scratch on front wrap, else in very good condition. Short history of homosexuality within psychiatric institutions.
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$16.00
cover of Suture Taste: Our Favorite Recipes, St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary

Suture Taste: Our Favorite Recipes, St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary

by The Cookbook Committee

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Published
1984
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Pleasanton, KS: Fundcraft Publishing, 1984. Spiral_bound. 246p., spiral bound wraps, 5.25x8.5 inches, front wrap stained else very good condition. The hospital is located in Stamford, CT.
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cover of Mental health care - who's calling the shots?; non-technical bulletin on mental illness and mental health care

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Chapel Hill, NC: DHARMA [Diversity, Humanity, And Resourcefulness in Mental Anguish], 2002. Pamphlet. 80p. [1], 5.5x8 inch photocopied zine format; graphics, illus., non-priority variant copy, slight coffee stain on front wrap, else in very good condition. One holding found in OCLC as of 5/2022. Anti-psychiatry zine.
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cover of A snowball's chance; a story of life in a mental hospital

A snowball's chance; a story of life in a mental hospital

by Kirk, Hegel

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Published
1963
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New York: Exposition Press, 1963. Hardcover. 73p., orange cloth boards in dj, slightly shelfworn dj, jacket is rubbed, rubberstamp o fore-edge, else very good condition. Review copy slip inlaid. EP 41116. Fictionalized autobiography in which the narrator's wife, given shock "treatments" was electrocuted; Kirk supplies no technical details, this is not a conspiracy scenario or much of a muckrake,… Read more
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cover of Mental health care - who's calling the shots?; non-technical bulletin on mental illness and mental health care

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Chapel Hill, NC: DHARMA [Diversity, Humanity, And Resourcefulness in Mental Anguish], 2002. Pamphlet. 80p. [1], 5.5x8 inch photocopied zine format; graphics, illus., non-priority variant copy, slight coffee stain on front wrap, else in very good condition. One holding found in OCLC as of 5/2022. Anti-psychiatry zine.
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cover of Against psychiatry!; why you should oppose The War on the Mind

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n.pl: [Pigeon Press?], 2005. Pamphlet. 65p., revised edition, 5.5x8.5 inch photocopied zine wraps; wraps slightly handled, else very good. Dead website link for pigeonpress.org on back wrapper, otherwise publisher unknown. Anti-psychiatry zine based on the author's own life and addiction to prescribed drugs like Ritalin and Prozac. Provides critique of the Icarus Project within the last few pages. … Read more
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cover of Global Civil War: Capitalism Post-Pandemic

Global Civil War: Capitalism Post-Pandemic

by Robinson, William I.

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Published
2022
ISBN
9781629639383
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$17.00

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Oakland: PM Press, 2022. Paperback. 186p., trade paper back with illustrated cover, like new. From the publisher: "Global Civil War is an exciting new study by scholar and activist William Robinson that provides a big-picture account of how the coronavirus pandemic and new digital technologies have drastically transformed capitalism and the entire global economy and society. Analyzing the concentration… Read more
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cover of Voice dialogue: a tool for transformation

Voice dialogue: a tool for transformation

by Stone, Harold, Sidra Winkelman

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780875165820
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$45.00

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Marina del Rey, CA: DeVorss & Company, 1985. Pamphlet. 40p. [1], 5.5x8.5 inch illustrated wraps; small sticker on back wrapper, tiny soil spot on first page, else in very good condition. One holding found in OCLC as of 5/2022. Jungian psychologists who use a technique called Voice Dialogue to treat people with Multiple Personality Disorder by engaging in non-judgmental… Read more
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cover of On Freud's analysis 'terminable and interminable'

On Freud's analysis 'terminable and interminable'

by Sandler, Joseph, ed.; Robert S. Wallerstein, foreword

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Published
1987
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[London]: International Psychoanalytical Association Educational Monographs, 1987. Paperback. 194p., stated first edition, 6x8.25 inch paperback in shiny metallic covers; back corner lightly creased, minor shelfwear, else very good. International Psychoanalytical Association Educational Monographs No. 1.
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cover of The prostitution racket

The prostitution racket

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Published
[194-]
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New York: American Social Hygiene Association, [194-]. Pamphlet. Six-panel brochure, very good. "1944" (year of receipt) penciled at bottom of rear panel. OCLC dates it to 1943 but we see no indication of this on the item itself. Argues against those who favor tolerance of prostitution, particularly around military bases; states that the certificates used by brothels to certify… Read more
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cover of Failure to thrive; on bodies, care, and the pursuit of health in a world that damages

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Olympia, WA: Self-published by the author, 2018. Pamphlet. 37p., [1p], 5.5x8.5 inch photocopied zine wraps; illus., slight handling, else very good.
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cover of Demetrios Discovered America: Life and work of Dr. Demetrios Stylianou, a pioneer in care and treatment of the mentally retarded

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Santa Ana, CA: Pioneer Press, 1965. Paperback. 164p., wraps, frontis. photograph of Stylianou and Brown, very good first edition stated; signed by both Oliver and Stylianou on the front blank.
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$18.00