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SURGEONS AND SURGICAL CARE OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY

by Stark, Richard Boies

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1960
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Very Good binding
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Reprinted from Virginia Medical Monthly, 1960. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Quarto. 12 pp. Off-print, in stiff orange wrappers. Only light soiling to the covers, otherwise clean. An interesting history of medicine during the Civil War, including short sections on hospitals, anesthesia, infections, hemorrhage and wound care, including amputations. Handbill for The Confederate Medical Exhibit presented… Read more
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TECHNIQUE OF CONTRACEPTION: THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF ANTI-CONCEPTIONAL METHODS

by Cooper, James F.

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Published
1928
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Very Good binding
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New York: Day-Nichols, 1928. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. xvi, 271, [1] pp. First Edition, limited to 1000 copies. As issued, in dark cloth with gold titling on the front cover and spine. Covers are lightly stained; hinges are a bit loose; some toning to the page edges; previous owner name on the front pastedown else contents… Read more
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THE STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS OF THE DOME OF DISCOVERY

by Lazarides, T. O.

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Published
1952
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Very Good binding
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London: Crosby Lockwood & Son, Ltd., 1952. Hard Cover. Very Good binding/Very Good dust jacket. Oblong Octavo. Oblong Octavo. viii, 64 pp. First Edition. Clean bright copy in red paper over boards, as issued; three folding plates containing 18 tables in a pocket at the rear are present as called for; oblong octavo volume has slight warp to… Read more
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FLORA OF RICHMOND AND VICINITY (Exclusive of Grasses, Sedges and Trees)

by Merriman, Paul R. | illustrated by Mary S. Lynn

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good binding
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Richmond: Virginia Academy of Sciences, 1930. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Mary S. Lynn. 12mo. 353 pp. First Edition. Rebound in orange cloth with original wrappers bound in. Binding a trifle soiled, but a nice, tight copy, clean throughout.
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE CLEVELAND ACADEMY OF NATURAL SCIENCE, 1845 TO 1859

by

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Published
1874
Condition
near Very Good binding
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Cleveland: Published by a Gentleman of Cleveland, 1874. Original Wrappers. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 295 pp. As issued in printed paper wrappers. Wrappers are a trifle chipped and soiled, though largely this is a presentable copy. Clean.
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A TREATISE ON THE GOUT

by Liger, Charles Louis

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Published
1760
Condition
Good binding
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$250.00

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London: printed for R. Griffiths, 1760. Full Leather. Good binding. Octavo. xv, [1], 384 pp. First English Edition. Translated from the French, Traite de la Goutte. Bound in contemporary speckled calf. Boards have been sensitively reattached; head and tail of the spine leather is chipped with a small portion of the textblock showing; corners and board edges… Read more
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MATHEMATICAL PRINCIPLES OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY | TREATISE ON LIGHT: Great Books of the Western World

by Sir Isaac Newton, Christiaan Huygens

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine binding
Edition
Limited Edition
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$275.00

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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1985. Limited Edition. Full Leather. Near Fine binding. Octavo. Bound in full leather, titled and embellished in gold; all edges gilt; silk moire endpapers; silk ribbon marker. A very nice copy.
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CAELIUS AURELIANUS GYNAECIA: FRAGMENTS OF A LATIN VERSION OF SORANUS' GYNAECIA FROM A THIRTEENTH CENTURY MANUSCRIPT

by Caelius Aurelianus | edited by Miriam F. Drabkin and Israel E. Drabkin

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good binding
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$75.00

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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1951. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. Previous owner name in ink at the top of the front cover else free of markings; covers are sunned at the edges; uncommon; digital images can be made available upon request.
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OBSERVATIONS ON MOUNT VESUVIUS, MOUNT ETNA, AND OTHER VOLCANOS [bound with] THE GRAVE BY ROBERT BLAIR TO WHICH IS ADDED GRAY'S ELEGY IN A COUNTRY CHURCH YARD

by W[illiam] Hamilton | Robert Blair & Thomas Gray

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Published
1772
Condition
Good+ binding
Edition
First Edition, one of 750 copies
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London: T. Cadell, 1772. First Edition, one of 750 copies. Full Leather. Good+ binding. Octavo. iv, 179, [1] p. (A2, B-M8, N2). 5 plates and 1 folding map; map has early repair on the back along the fold; some toning from that repair is visible on the front; closed tear near where it is stubbed in; foxing; other… Read more
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THE DAHECUM SITE IN ZHENGSHOU (II)

by compiled by Zhengzhou Municipal Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+ binding
ISBN
9787030094902
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Science Press, 2001. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Quarto. Short introduction in Chinese else the remainder of the volume is illustrated with color and black and white photographs--all identification in Chinese. Contents clean and binding sound; digital images can be made available upon request.
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