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The Persisting Osler - Selected Transactions of the First Ten Years of the American Osler Society

By Barondess, Jeremiah; McGovern, John; Roland, Charles

Baltimore: University Park Press, 1985 Original dark green cloth on boards with white and gold lettering and designs. Gift inscription. Bottom corners of cover bent. A collection of articles about Sir William Osler's personal and professional life, his friends, and the organizations he inspired. 318 pp. including Index. . Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by B & W Photos and Illustrations. 7 1/2 x 10 3/4.

$60.00

A Treatise on the Diseases of the Eye

By Lawrence, W. And Hays, Isaac

Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, 1854 Handsome light brown leather volume with four raised bands and gilt decoration on spine. Minor scuffing at edges and corners. Originally published by W. Lawrence in 1833, this New Edition was edited by Dr. Isaac Hays. This book belonged to Dr. Charles E. Hatheway of Saint John, NB., whose name is in the front with a date of March, 1855. This book is large and heavy and will require extra postage. 948 pp. plus 32-page catalogue of the publisher's science and medical books. . New Edition. Full Leather on Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by 243 Black and White Illustrations. 6 x 9 1/2 Inches.

$125.00

Locked In - Locked Out
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Locked In - Locked Out

By Jennings, Shawn (M.D.)

Saint John, N.B.: Dreamcatcher Publishing, 2002 Colour photo cover paperback. Previous owner's name. Signed and inscribed by the author. The author, a practicing physician, shares his "blow-by-blow" experience as the victim of a brainstem stroke. Full of informative detail and good humour, this account will be of value to both medical staff and patients who are dealing with seemingly overwhelming challenges. It shows how one person did it - with patience, intelligence, and a whole lot of help. Inspiring ! Previous owner's name and address label. 206 pp.. Signed by Author. First Printing Stated. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos By the Author and Colin Jennings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

Medicine in New Brunswick
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Medicine in New Brunswick

By Stewart, Dr. W. Brenton

Fredericton, N. B.: New Brunswick Medical Society, 1974 The first known volume on the subject. Tape repair to DJ, which is chipped along top. Water marks on both endpapers. Early medical challenges were scurvy, which aboriginals treated with a potion brewed from ground hemlock or white spruce. The Acadians fared little better in spite of their varied diet of home-grown vegetables, meat, and dairy products. A few surgeons and physicians became established in connection with the arrival of the Loyalists. Leprosy and cholera spread. The first hospitals were formed, usually following various epidemics. 413 pp.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Physician's Daily Memorandum for 1907
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Physician's Daily Memorandum for 1907

New York: M.J. Breitenbach Company, 1907 Red cloth on boards. At the top of every page is a medical note, update, or ad for Pepto-Mangan. On about 40 pages are handwritten notes as in a diary.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$25.00

Unclean ! Unclean !; Leprosy in New Bunswick 1844-1880
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Unclean ! Unclean !; Leprosy in New Bunswick 1844-1880

By Stanley, Laurie C.C.

Moncton, N.B.: Les Editions d'Acadie, 1982 White softcover. Text is both English and French. 56 pp. in English. 59 pp. in French.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Advanced Modern Chinese Acupuncture Therapy
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Advanced Modern Chinese Acupuncture Therapy

By Yin, Ganglin and Liu, Zhenghua

Beijing: New World Press, 2000 Red fabric on boards. DJ protected by clear plastic wrap. No writing or damage. 592 pp. with index.. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

Lectures on the Actions of Medicines Being the Course of Lectures on Pharmacology and Therapeutics
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Lectures on the Actions of Medicines Being the Course of Lectures on Pharmacology and Therapeutics

By Brunton, T. Lauder (M.D.)

London: Macmillan and Co., Ltd., 1898 Brown cloth on boards. No writing or damage. 35 lectures given by the author at St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, in 1870 and 1871. 674 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Uncredited Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$80.00

Galvanism and Sine Current Technique
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Galvanism and Sine Current Technique

By Morse, Frederick H. (M.D.)

Boston: Tudor Press, Inc., 1930 Maroon cloth on boards. No writing. Abrasion to head of spine. A book devoted entirely to electric treatments of a broad range of physical ills, including negative galvanism, positive galvanism, interrupted galvanism, alternating sine wave, and rapidly alternating sine wave current. My suggestion, "Don't try this at home." 254 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Surgical Operations; A Textbook for Nurses
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Surgical Operations; A Textbook for Nurses

By Groves, E. W. Hey

London: Oxford University/Hodder & Stoughton, 1919 Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Three-inch split at bottom of front joint. Pp. 207-242 show illustrations of surgical tools. 255 pp. with index.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Locked In - Locked Out
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Locked In - Locked Out

By Jennings, Shawn (M.D.)

Saint John, N.B.: Dreamcatcher Publishing, 2002 Colour photo cover paperback. The author, a practicing physician, shares his "blow-by-blow" experience as the victim of a brainstem stroke. Full of informative detail and good humour, this account will be of value to both medical staff and patients who are dealing with seemingly overwhelming challenges. It shows how one person did it - with patience, intelligence, and a whole lot of help. Inspiring ! Previous owner's name and address label. 206 pp.. First Printing Stated. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos By the Author and Colin Jennings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

Jenner and the Miracle of Vaccine
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Jenner and the Miracle of Vaccine

By Dolan, Edward F. (Jr.)

New York: Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1960 Green cloth on boards. Library stamp and card pocket. A true story written as a novel. 242 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

The Life and Times of Miss Alena Jean MacMaster, R.N.
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The Life and Times of Miss Alena Jean MacMaster, R.N.

By Gautreau, Gerene and Winans-Orr, Patricia

Sackville, N.B.: Tribune Press, Ltd. Two nurses with many years' experience with Miss MacMaster describe her contributions to the field in Moncton and elsewhere. 111 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by B/W Photos. 6x9 in..

$20.00

Home Nursing; With Notes on the Preservation of Health
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Home Nursing; With Notes on the Preservation of Health

By MacDonald, Isabel

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1914 Original dark green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Fabric splitting over front joint. First free endpaper missing. What a Nurse Should Be, Observation of the Sick, The Sick-room, Ventilation and Warming, Personal Care of the Patient, Feeding the Patient, Giving of Medicines, Stimulants, Etc., Enemata, Nursing in Cases of Emergency, Care and Dressing of Wounds, Nursing in Cases of Infectious Disease, Nursing in Cases of Fracture, Baths, Hot and Cold Packs, Etc., Bandaging, Poultices, Fomentations, and Counter Irritants, Sick-room Appliances,Care of the Dead, Health in the Home, Food in Health, Care of the Skin and Hair, Care of the Teeth, Clothing, Exercise, Care of Infants, Care of the Nurse's Own Health, Recipes for Invalid Cookery, Index. 331 pp.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$40.00

A Manual of Surgery; In Treatises By Various Authors
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A Manual of Surgery; In Treatises By Various Authors

By Treves, Frederick (Ed.)

Philadelphia: Lea Brothers & Co., 1886 Original maroon cloth on boards. Although they do not exude any odour of smoke, the covers and edges appear to have been darkened by smoke. Books are unmarked and somewhat shaken. Rear hinge of Volume II severely broken. 576, 620, and 648 pp., respectively.. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$115.00

Exercitatio Anatomica De Motu Cordis Et Sanguinis in Animalibus (Facsimile of the 1628 Francofurti Edition)
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Exercitatio Anatomica De Motu Cordis Et Sanguinis in Animalibus (Facsimile of the 1628 Francofurti Edition)

By Angli, Guilielmi Harvei (William Harvey)

Birmingham, AL: Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library, 1978 Original brown leather lettered and decorated in gold on boards. Together with the Keynes English Translation of 1928. Previous owner's bookplate. 126 pp.. Reprint. Full Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

A Treatise on the Scurvy in Three Parts
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A Treatise on the Scurvy in Three Parts

By Lind, James (M.D.)

Birmingham, AL: Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library, 1980 Original bright red leather lettered and illustrated in gold on boards. Reprint of the Third Edition of 1772. Previous owner's bookplate. Preliminary discourses into the causes, symptoms, prognostics, prophylaxis, cure, theory, dissections, and symptoms of the disease. Bibliographical history. Postscripts. 560 pp.. Reprint. Full Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

The Apologie and Treatise of Ambrose Pare Containing the Voyages Made Into Divers Places with Many of His Writings Upon Surgery
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The Apologie and Treatise of Ambrose Pare Containing the Voyages Made Into Divers Places with Many of His Writings Upon Surgery

By Keynes, Geoffrey (Ed.)

Birmingham, AL: Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library, 1984 Original dark green leather lettered and decorated in gold on boards. Previous owner's bookplate. Pare is known for reviving the use of ligation and podalic version as well as stopping the practice of treating gunshot wounds with boiling oil. In fact, his influence freed the practice from dogmatic strictures of the past. 227 pp. . Reprint. Full Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Frontispiece and Other Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

The Whole Course of Chirurgerie
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The Whole Course of Chirurgerie

By Lowe, Peter

Baltimore, MD: Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library, 1981 Original bright green leather lettered and decorated in gold on boards. Being a facsimile of the First Edition of 1597, with Engravings from tne Second Edition of 1612. Previous owner's bookplate. 250 pp. approximately. Gruesome tools !. Reprint. Full Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$60.00

Observations on the Diseases of the Army
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Observations on the Diseases of the Army

By Pringle, Sir John (Bart.)

Birmingham, AL: Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library, 1983 Original dark green leather lettered and decorated in gold on boards. Originally published 1810. Previous owner's bookplate. The account begins with the campaign into Germany in 1743, moving into Flanders in 1744, and Britain in 1745. Some concerns are inflammation of the eyes, the feet, and other body parts. Extensive treatment of dysentery and various fevers. 411 pp.. Reprint. Full Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

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