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Mama Might Be Better Off Dead: The Failure of Health Care in Urban America

by Abraham, Laurie Kaye

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780226001388
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$36.00

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Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. xi, [1], 289, [1] p.; 24 cm. Off-chite cloth with red spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. The author uses the experiences of a real family in North Lawndale, a suburb of Chicago, to demonstrated the "gaps, inconsistences, and inequalities the poor face when they… Read more
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image of The Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain; Sixth Edition; Edited by William Sharpey and George Viner Ellis [vol. 3]

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London: Walton and Maberly, 1856. Hardcover. Very Good -. Sixth Edition. Vol. 3 only: iv, 524 p.: many in-text drawings; 19 cm. Contemporary full polished calf with six spine compartments between raised bands. Black leather labels in second and fourth compartments with gilt-tooled title, Quain's Anatomy, and volume number. Gilt-tooled decoration in remaining compartments.… Read more
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$67.00
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Free and Female: The Sex Life of the Contemporary Woman

by Seaman, Barbara

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
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$19.00

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New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1972. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 288 p.; 22 cm. Black cloth with red spine title; author's name in red on front cover. Dust jacket. Red endpapers. Barbara Seaman (1935-2008) was an American author and a leader in the women's health movement. Her first book, The Doctors' Case… Read more
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De Werking van Enkele Narcotica en Analeptica bij Honden en Katten

by Hesse, Nicolaas Coenradus Wouterus

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good +
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$129.00

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Hilversum: J. E. Onkenhout, 1947. Paperback. Very Good +. 220 p., 6 leaves of folded tables; 25 cm. Grey wrapper with black spine and wrapper title. With: 1 leaf, folded, listing the 10 theses presented, loose. The doctoral thesis in veterinary science presented by N. C. W. Hesse on Feb. 27, 1947, at Utrecht University.… Read more
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Lehrbuch der Augenheilkunde für Tierärzte

by Möller, H.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
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$46.00

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Stuttgart: Ferdinand Enke, 1910. Hardcover. Very Good. Vierte erweiterte und vermehrte Auflage. viii, 468, [8] p., 2 leaves of color plates: illustrations; 23 cm. dark brown cloth with white spine and cover titles. Brown endpapers. Former owner's name stamped on front free endpaper and title page, Dutch veterinarian K. R. Kuipers. In Very… Read more
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image of Klinische Diagnostik der Äusseren Krankheiten der Haustiere mit Besonderer Berücksichtigung der Lahmheiten des Pferdes

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Stuttgart, Germany: Ferdinand Enke, 1916. Hardcover. Near Fine. Fünfte Auflage. [8], 256, [8] p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Brown cloth spine; brown paper over boards. Black spine and cover titles. Brown endpapers. Eight pages of publisher's advertisements follow text. Former owner's name stamped on front free endpaper and title page, Dutch veterinarian K.… Read more
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image of Was Gibt es Neues für den Praktischen Tierarzt?  Jahresbericht 1940; Bearbeitet für den Gebrauch des praktischen Tierarztes von Dr. Albien, praktischer Tierarzt, Schönberg i. Holstein

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Hannover, Germany: Schlütersche Buchdruckerei, 1941. Hardcover. Very Good +. 403, [5] p.; 22 cm. Light brown cloth spine with light brown over boards; black spine and cover titles. Includes index. Advertising on endpapers, one initial leaf, and three final leaves. Two leaves of advertising on cards bound in. Former owner's name at head… Read more
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$29.00
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Haubners Landwirtschaftliche Tierheilkunde

by Röder, Oskar

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
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$46.00

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Berlin: Paul Parey, 1919. Hardcover. Very Good. Siebzehnte, neubearbeitete Auflage. xii, 765, [3] p.: 161 in-text illustrations; 23 cm. Dark green cloth with black spine and cover titles. Top page edges dark green. Decorated endpapers. Publisher's catalog on two pages following text. Former owner's name written on front fixed endpaper and stamped… Read more
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Methoden der Chemische en Microscopische Diagnostiek

by Steensma, Frederik Alardus

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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$46.00

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Amsterdam: Scheltema & Holkema's Boekhandel, 1924. Hardcover. Very Good. Vierde vermeerderde en verbeterde Druk. vi, [2], 287, [17] p.: illustrations (3 in color); 23 cm. Dark green cloth with gilt-stamped spine and cover titles. Dark green endpapers. Former owner's name stamped on front free endpaper and half title page: K. R. Kuipers. Written over… Read more
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Breda, Netherlands: Gebrs. Oukoop, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good +. Tweede, geheel omgewerkte druk. "Voor Rekening van de Koninklijke Militaire Academie." xxii, 868 p.; 22 cm. Red morocco-grain cloth spine and corners; marbled paper over boards. Printed paper spine label. Grey endpapers. Former owner's name at head of title page: "K. R. Kuipers… Read more
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Tierärztliche Operationslehre

by Frick, Hermann

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good +
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$25.00

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Berlin: Verlagsbuchhandlung von Richard Schoetz, 1919. Hardcover. Very Good +. Dritte, neubearteitete und vermehrte Auflage. x, 432 p.: illustrations; 24 cm. Dark brown cloth spine and corners with gilt-stamped spine title; marbled paper over boards. Top page edges dark green. Grey endpapers. Former owner's stamp at top edge of title page: "K. R.… Read more
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Lehrbuch der Toxikologie für Thierärzte

by Fröhner, Eugen

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Stuttgart: Ferdinand Enke, 1901. Hardcover. Very Good. Zweite, umgearbeitete Auflage. xii, 356 p.; 24 cm. Contemporary half calf with gilt-tooled spine title "Frohner Toxikologie" and decoration; marbled paper over boards. All page edges marbled. Salmon endpapers. Former owner's stamp on half title page: "K. R. Kuipers Rijks-Veearts Oudshoorn." Includes index. A… Read more
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image of Dr. W. Schwabes Grosser Illustrierter Haustierarzt: Die Verhütung und Homöpathische Behandlung der Krankheiten der Pferde, Rinder, Schafe, Schweine, Ziegen, Hunde und des Geflügels; Unter facherständigem Beirat vollständig neu bearbeitet und vermehrt von Dr. Schröder

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Leipzig: Willmar Schwabe, 1910. Hardcover. Good +. viii, 565, [1] p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Black cloth with white spine and cover titles. Grey endpaper. Former owner's name stamped on title page, Dutch veterinarian K. R. Kuipers. Scarce. In Good+ Condition: minor loss at head of spine; separating at tail of front joint and… Read more
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Pathos of Power

by Clark, Kenneth B.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
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$14.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good -. xviii, 188, [2] p.; 21 cm. Grey cloth with gilt spine title. Blind-stamped publisher's emblem on front cover. Dust jacket with portrait of the author on the back section. Stated First Edition. Book is in Near Fine Condition: slightly cocked; clean and… Read more
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image of Scientific American Supplement -- No. 1039, Nov. 30, 1895 [electricity works of the Great Northern Railway Co.]

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New York: Munn & Co, 1895. Paperback. Very Good +. 16 pages (paginated [1], 16600-16614 p.): illustrations; 41 cm. Front illustration is of breaking in warrigals (wild horses) in Queensland. Contains illustrated articles about protection and dispersion in plants by John R. Jackson; the Rebello keyless watch; the electricity works of the Great Northern Railway Co.… Read more
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image of Scientific American Supplement -- No. 1040, Dec. 7, 1895 [the Jackson-Harmsworth polar expedition]

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New York: Munn & Co, 1895. Paperback. Very Good. 16 pages (paginated [1], 16616-16630 p.): illustrations; 41 cm. Contains illustrated articles about Emperor Frederick's monument at Worth; ball bearings and rubber tires for carriages; the coinage of Rome by G. F. Hill; and the Jackson-Harmsworth polar expedition. Also, The Nitrogen of the Air as a Plant… Read more
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William Clift

by Dobson, Jessie

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
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$21.00

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London: William Heinemann Medical Books, 1954. Hardcover. Near Fine/good +. viii, 144 p., frontispiece and 31 leaves of plates; 22 cm. Dark blue cloth with gilt spine title. Light grey dust jacket printed in maroon. Former owner's stamp on front fixed endpaper and title page verso with penciled note about acquisition in gutter of p. v.… Read more
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image of Essays on the Puerperal Fever and Other Diseases Peculiar to Women: Selected From the Writings of British Authors Previous to the Close of the Eighteenth Century; edited by Fleetwood Churchill [provenance: Charles D. Meigs]

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London: Sydenham Society, 1848. Hardcover. Fair. viii, 552, 11 p.; 23 cm. Publisher's black cloth with emblem in gilt on both boards within blind-stamped decoration. Top page edges gilt. Small yellow bookbinder's label on back fixed endpaper of Westleys & Co., London. The Sydenham Society published medical works from 1844 to 1857. Yellow… Read more
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$191.00
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Upon the Use of Cholelysin in the Treatment of Gall-Stones

by Stroschein, J. E.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1904
Condition
Fair
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$46.00

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Berlin: S. Gellert, 1904. Paperback. Fair. 23, [1] p.; 20 cm. Stapled paper cover; cover title. No date of publication. Johann Emil Stroschein was an apothecary who founded a factory in Berlin in 1892 that produced medicine for metabolic disorders. Cholelysin is the trade name of a cholagogue he produced, which was advertised… Read more
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The Honor Legion

by Schiavone, Francis P.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1917
Condition
Near Fine -
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$19.00

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New York: Chaplains' Aid Association, 1917. Paperback. Near Fine -. 2nd edition. 16 p.; 13 cm. Stapled brown cover printed in black. The first edition was published in Oct. 1917 by the New York Social Hygiene Society and Chaplains' Aid Association. Presents arguments for the enlisted men of the First World War to remain… Read more
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