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A Manual of Pathological Anatomy; Four Volumes in Two

by Carl Rokitansky, M. D.; Translated from the German by William Edward Swaine, M. D., Edward Sieveking, M. D., Charles Hewitt Moore, and George E. Day, M. D.

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Published
1855
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First Edition
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$750.00

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Philadelphia: Blanchard & Lea, 1855. Uncommon in the complete set. Two volumes in original embossed dark brown cloth, gilt lettering, Very Good Minus, cloth torn at spines both volumes ( easily repairable), 1/2" chip bottom edge Vol. II. front hinge starting Vol. I, prior owner name and date of 1859 front end pages, foxing to end pages and particularly to… Read more
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Sex Efficiency Through Exercises Special Physical Culture For Women.

by Th.H. (Theodoor Henrik) Van De Velde .

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1933. SCARCE "With 480 cinematographic and 54 full-page illustrations". Includes cinematographic supplement of 12 flip films illustrating exercises. From the collection of Rosalind Cassidy, her namestamp half-title page, one of the most distinguished leaders and thinkers in 20th century American physical education. Later from the collection of The Kinsey Institute for Sex Research, its namestamps and "Duplicate… 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
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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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
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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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Regulations and Instructions, for the Medical Officers of His Majesty's Fleet.

by Office of the Lord High Admiral

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Published
1825
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$2,400.00

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London: Office of the Lord High Admiral , 1825. 34 pp. text, 32 pp. Appendix to the Surgeon's Instructions, 1 p. "Instructions for the Assistant Surgeons..." and rear end page with errata slip tipped in. Good in original contemporary calf, front and rear boards with embossed seal featuring an anchor, front cover with title "Medical Instructions" in gilt, front… Read more
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image of Observations on the Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers and Sailors; and on the Duties of the Medical Department of the Army and Navy; with Remarks on Hospitals and Their Internal Arrangement.

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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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Rickets Including Osteomalacia and Tetany

by Alfred F. Hess, M. D.

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First British Edition
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$200.00

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London: Henry Kimpton, 1930. SCARCE in the British First Edition. Very Good Plus, light soiling to end pages and edges of page block, gilt at spine a bit dulled. A classic study of the disease by a doctor considered to be " the foremost investigator among pediatricians in this country." (JAMA). First British Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo… Read more
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Heredity in Relation to Eugenics

by Davenport, Charles Benedict

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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New York: Henry Holt, 1911. Very Good Plus, gilt title at spine bright, cloth a bit rubbed and 2" stain rear board. Color plate frontis, one fold-out plate, numerous diagrams. Charles Benedict Davenport was one of the leaders of the American eugenics movement.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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NUTRITION: The Chemistry of Life

by Mendel, Lafayette B.

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Published
1923
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New Haven: Yale Univ Press, 1923. SCARCE. Lafayette Mendel along with collaborator Thomas B. Osborne was known for writing over 100 papers on nutrition, and particularly their studies of Vitamin A, Vitamin B, lysine, tryptophan, and ricin. Very Good, top rear corner bumped, light wear to corners, light soiling to cloth. 150 pp. with 3 fold-out charts, numerous photographs and… Read more
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Clinical Science Illustrated by Personal Experiences

by Sir Thomas Lewis

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Published
1934
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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London: Shaw & Sons, Ltd., 1934. SCARCE, this the RARE large paper variant, 9 3/4" tall rather than 8 3/4". Near Fine, slight fraying to cloth at bottom edge of spine, bottom edge of page block soiled, faint rubs to cloth rear boards. Sir Thomas Lewis, (1881-1945) was an eminent Welsh physiologist and cardiologist who was a pioneer in the… Read more
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Psychedelics and the College Student

by Student Committee on Mental Health

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ Press, 1967. SCARCE in the 1967 First Edition. Near Fine, toning to front wrapper. . First Edition. Pamphlet. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Spirochaetes Serology and Salvarsan; Ludwik Fleck and the Construction of Medical Knowledge About Syphilis

by Henk Van Den Belt

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789054857655
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$75.00

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The Netherlands : Ponsen and Looijen, 1997. First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Country Doctor ( from Rhymes of Our Planet, 1895 )

by Carleton, Will ; Liquid Peptonoids

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Published
1900
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$75.00

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No Place: Liquid Peptonoids Co. , 1900. RARE advertising ephemera for Liquid Peptonoids, a patent medicine.No date, circa 1900. Near Fine in stapled fold-over handmade paper wrappers, 6 pp. with lithographic scene and poem printed recto, advertising for product printed verso. The poem "The Country Doctor" is excerpted from Carleton's book RHYMES OF OUR PLANRT, Harper & Brothers, 1895. .… Read more
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Ephemera) Program for Jefferson Class Day 1900

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Published
1900
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Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Philadelphia: Jefferson Medical College, 1900. 8 page string-tied program in purlpe covers, printed rectos only. Title Page, Program, Class Officers, and Class Roll. Founded in 1824. In 1825, Jefferson became the first medical college in the country to establish a clinic.. First Edition. String Tied. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾"… Read more
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The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms, Prognostics, and Several Cures of It ( In Two Volumes )

by Democritus Junior

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Published
1836
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$400.00

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Philadelphia: T. Wardle, 1836. SCARCE in the First American, from the Thirteenth English Edition, Corrected. In two volumes, apparently rebound in late 1800s green cloth binding about Very Good, leather spine labels rubbed and illegible, small prior owner name stamp front end pages both volumes, end pages foxed, period prior owner name in ink volume one only, moderate internal foxing… Read more
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