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The Code of Hammurabi, King of Babylon about 2250 B.C.

by Harper, Robert Francis

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Published
1904
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: London: Luzac & Co: The University of Chicago Press, 1904. "Autographed Text, Transliteration, Translation, Glossary, Index of Subjects, Lists of Proper Names, Signs, Numerals, Corrections and Erasures, with Map, Frontispiece and Photograph of Text". [xvi] & 192pp. plus ciii plates, publisher's ad, orig. black buckram, paper label, top edge gilt. Very Good, paper label worn and chipped at… Read more
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A History of Base Hospital 32 [ Including Unit R }

by Hitz, Benjamin D., Edited and Compiled by; with Photographic Illustrations by Charles S. Stough et al.

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Published
1922
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Edward Kahle Post No. 42 American Legion, 1922. Presentation Copy, RARE in dust jacket, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED at half-title -" To Irvington Post 38 American Legion Compliments Base Hospital Ass'n. Paul F. Ritter Secretary". Near Fine in original blue cloth, small discoloration front gutter, small corner crease to fold-out map. In RARE Near Fine dust jacket, spine a… Read more
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(Uighurs - Medicine) Zur Heilkunde der Uigeren. Two Volumes Bound in One

by Rachmati, Dr. G. R. (Gabdul Rasid)

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Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Berlin: Verlag der Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1930. RARE. Published 1930-32. "On the Medicine of the Uighurs". Text in German.Two volumes bound in contemporary quarter cloth over marbled boards, gilt lettering back, beige end papers, original wrappers bound in at rear. (2), 25, 2 plates, (2), 50 pp., 3 plates, wrappers. From the collection of noted Inner Asian Studies scholar Denis… Read more
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A Manual of the Medical Botany of North America.

by Johnson, Laurence

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Published
1884
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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New York: William Wood & Co, 1884. xi, 292 pp. plus nine wonderful chromolithograph plates (including frontispiece). Original mustard yellow cloth binding stamped in black, gilt lettering at spine. Very Good Plus, prior owner name front end page, minor wear at spine ends. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Handwritten Vaccination Certificate, Burlington, Iowa, 1901

by C. E. Barnes, (Dr.)

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Published
1901
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Very Good
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Burlington, Iowa: City of Burlington, 1901. One Page,Folded, 8" x 5 3/8", printed one side "Contagious Diseases - Certificate for Re-Admittance, Burlington, Iowa 188....", that side left blank. Verso in manuscript black ink- " Burlington, Ia. Sept. 20. '01 This will certify that I have this day vaccinated Horace W(?) Arnold W(?) Arthur W(?) Anna W(?) C.… Read more
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Biological Methods Against the Process of Old Age

by E.(ugen) Steinach, M. D. (1861-1944)

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$200.00

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New York and Philadelphia: Medical Journal and Record, 1927. 23 page reprint of an article published January 19 and February 2, 1927 that appeared in the Medical Journal and Record, incorporating the New York Medical Journal, Philadelphia Medical Journal, and Medical Record and Medical News. Laid in is 2 page Editorial from Medical Journal and Record of Jan. 19,… Read more
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Jelly-Fish, Star-Fish, and Sea-Urchins Being a Research on Primitive Nervous Systems

by Romanes, G. J.

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Published
1885
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1885. SCARCE in the First Edition. Bound in contemporary full polished calf by Bickers & Son, marbled end papers and edges, back gilt. From the collection of noted thoracic surgeon Edward Delos Churchill, his bookplate front paste down. Very Good, joints showing wear yet still holding, gilt at back rubbed, spine label missing, rubs… Read more
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Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1849. "With an appendix, containing a series of cases illustrative of a new and successful mode of treating lumbago and other forms of chronic rheumatism, sciatica and other neuralgic affections, and certain forms of paralysis." ( from title page). RARE in commerce. A book that has been called the most notable book on geriatric medicine published… Read more
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(ASSOCIATION COPY) Brief Expositions of Rational Medicine; To Which Is Prefixed The Paradise of Doctors, A Fable

by Jacob Bigelow, M. D. (1787-1879)

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Published
1858
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$650.00

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Boston: Phillips, Sampson & Company, 1858. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"Dr. Coolidge with Dr. Bigelows regards-". 75 pages, original brown cloth boards with embossed borders, lettered in gilt front cover, Very Good, stains both covers, light wear at spine ends. Bookplate of Edward Delos Churchill front paste down.With excellent medical provenance, from the collection of… Read more
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The Glory of Woman or Love, Marriage and Maternity

by Monfort B. Allen, M.D, and Amelia C. McGregor, M.D.

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Published
1896
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Chicago: J. S. Ziegler & Co., 1896. Publisher's light blue cloth with gilt lettering, marbled page edges, flower and leaf patterned end papers. The title continues -"containing Full Information on All the Marvelous and Complex Matters Pertaining to Women, including Creative Science; Bearing, Nursing, and Rearing Children; Hereditary Descent; Hints on Courtship and Marriage; Promoting Health and Beauty, Vigor of… Read more
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[Culinary ephemera : patent medicine] The Herbalist and Herb Doctor

by Meyer, Joseph E.

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Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Hammond, Indiana: Indiana Herb Gardens, 1918. RARE in the 1918 First Edition. 3" w x 6 3/8" h, blue cloth with black lettering and embossed Native American in medallion front cover. 400 pages, portrait, numerous illustrations in text, index. Very Good, cloth rubbed at tips, boards soiled, prior owner name and town in pencil several times front and rear end… Read more
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New York: American Women's Hospitals, 1932. A 12 page pamphlet containing 10 photographs and text in stapled green wrappers, contains a brief report from the American Women's National Association for 1931-1932. Pamphlet is Fine. Plus 5 black and white photographs, two are 4 1/2" x 6 1/2", one is 5" x 7', one. 3" x 5 1/4", one, 2 3/4"… Read more
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The Girdle of Chastity; A Medico-Historical Study

by Dingwall, Eric John

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Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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London: George Routledge & Sons, 1931. A duplicate copy from The Kinsey Institute for Sex Research, their unique bookplate and duplicate stamp front end page, Near Fine, the only other markings being the call numbers in white at base of spine. A scarce study with a great provenance for the subject matter. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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The Case of President McKinley

by P. M. Rixey, Matthew D. Mann, Herman Mynter, Roswell Park, Eugene Wasdin, Charles McBurney, and Charles G. Stockton

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$150.00

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No Place: American Medicine, 1901. RARE, Worldcat locates 0 copies. Reprint of an article that first appeared in American Medicine ( journal) October 19, 1901, detailing the medical care given to President William F. McKinley during the eight days following the shooting that resulted in his death. . 27 pp, 5 blank, subscription page. Very Good, top corner front… Read more
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Nouvelle méthode pour reconnaître les maladies internes de la poitrine par la percussion de cette cavité, par AUENBRUGGER. Ouvrage traduit du latin et commenté par J.N. Corvisart.

by Auenbrugger, Leopold; Corvisart, J.(ean) - N.(icolas)

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Published
1808
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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Paris: Migneret, 1808. SCARCE. About Very Good, an unsophisticated copy in contemporary quarter leather over dark green mottled paper covered boards, pp. xxiii, 1, 440, errata sheet ( lacking in many copies), red leather label with gilt lettering and rules, boards and bottom edge rubbed, 3/4" loss of leather at head of spine. Contents clean and unmarked. Stamped "Doctour Mauricet"… Read more
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Kurzgeschichte der Chemie; Herausgegeben durch die Gesellschaft fur Geschichte der Pharmazie

by Dr. Fritz Ferchl and Dr. Phil. A. Sussenguth

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Published
1936
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Mittenwald (Bayern): Arthur Nemayer Verlag, 1936. Near Fine in lovely vellum spine and corners over handmade paper covered boards, rebound by Conrad Behre, Hamburg, their label front paste down. Gilt titles at spine and front board. Slight fade to top edge front board, light foxing. With 200 fascinating plates. "A Short History of Chemistry, published by the Society for History… Read more
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Rare and Important Medical Books in the Library of the Swedish Society of Medicine. A Descriptive Catalogue

by Hagelin, Ove ( Comp.)

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Published
1989
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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Stockholm: Svenska Lakaresallskapet , 1989. As New in As New plain white unprinted dust wrapper. 176 pp. Illustrated, bibliography. First Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Medical Sciences in the German Universities; A Study of the History of Civilisation

by Translated from the German of Theodor Billroth, with an Introduction by William H. Welch

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Published
1924
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$100.00

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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1924. Near Fine in original dark green cloth, gilt titles and rules at spine, light soiling to top edge of page block, a clean and handsome, unmarked copy. SCARCE in collectible condition. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson , 1808. FIRST EDITION of the First American work on naval medicine. Edward Cutbush ( 1772-1843 ) received his official naval commission as officer in the United States Navy on June 24, 1799, and was the first surgeon listed in the Naval Registry (and the only one listed as hired during the eighteenth century). Very… Read more
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Lectures on Auto-Intoxication in Disease, or Self-Poisoning of the Individual

by Ch. Bouchard; Translated, with a Preface by Thomas Oliver

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Published
1894
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$100.00

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Philadelphia: The F. A. Davis Co., 1894. SCARCE in such lovely collectible condition. Near Fine, tiny rubs to cloth at corners, gilt bright, contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. 302 pp. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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