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Life, Money & Illusion: Living on Earth as if we want to Stay

by Nickerson, Mike

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Published
2006
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Fine
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Limited Edition
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Lanark, Ontario: Seven Generations Publishing, 2006. Limited Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. Limited advance release, #839 of 1000. Soft cover. 448 pp. Order slip inserted. Fine condition. While economic growth was unquestionably a good thing for a long time, it now causes more problems than it solves. Life, Money & Illusion helps… Read more
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Adelaide, South Australia: The Limited Editions Club, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. Orig. leather backed boards with green cloth spine label. This is copy no. 789 of 1,500, printed. xxxii, 470pp. Illustrated with wood engravings by Paul Landacre. A monthly letter of Limited Editions Club laid-in, a small piece of tape on ff/ endpaper. Light bruise to spine… Read more
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Roy G. Ellis: From Down Under to Dean

by Dale, Jack G.

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Very Good
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Toronto: University of Toronto. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo (imperial). SIGNED by Roy G. Ellis. 55 p.p. Softcover, staple bound. No date. Some chafing to covers, creasing to corners. A biography of Roy Gilmore Ellis, who became the dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto in 1947. Also contains the faculty composite photos for… Read more
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New York: D. Appelton and Company, 1864. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. 324 p.p., [6]. Quarter bound in black cloth with grey cloth boards, guilt lettering to spine. With 24 plates, and numerous engravings on wood, comprising in all above two hundred figures. Pencil inscription to flyleaf. Advertisements to endpapers. Tipped-in ad to front pastedown. A… Read more
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Roy G. Ellis: From Down Under to Dean, including The Ellis Era 1947 to 1969

by Dale, Jack G.

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Toronto: University of Toronto. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo (imperial). SIGNED by Roy G. Ellis. 55 p.p. Softcover, staple bound. No date. Some chafing to covers, creasing to corners. A biography of Roy Gilmore Ellis, who became the dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto in 1947. Also contains the faculty composite photos for… Read more
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Patterns of Sexual Behavior

by Ford, Clellan S. And Frank A. Beach

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Published
1951
Condition
Nea Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers and Paul B. Hoeber, Inc., Medical Books, 1951. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Nea Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Stated first edition. viii, 307 p.p. Includes glossary and bibliography. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Spine ends are bumped, light chafting to extremities, else fine. Dust jacket has some wear to joints, edges, and… Read more
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Organon of Medicine

by Hahnemann, Samuel

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Published
1997
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Very Good
Edition
6th Edition
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New Delhi: B. Jain Publishers Pvt. Ltd, 1997. 6th Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Translated by William Boericke. 314 p.p. Blue paper boards with yellow lettering to front and spine and portrait vignette. Edges are sunned, tail edge worn. Matching dust jacket has minor edge wear and sunning to spine, offset panels from sunning. Pencil annotations… Read more
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Paris: Librarie J.-B. Bailliere et Fils, 1890. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo. [On Blood Sugar: Its Dosage, Variations, Destruction by Time, Heat and Living Tissues. New Theory of Glycolitic Fermentation]. French. 93 p.p., [1]. Original green paper wraps. Wraps are sunned and have several large chips and tears, creases, and significant loss to spine. Binding is loose but remains… Read more
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Kjobenhavn [Copenhagen]: I Commission Hos C.A. Reitzel, 1883. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. [On The Antiseptic Treatment Of Complicated Fractures And Its Influence On These Procedures And Prognoses]. Scarce. Danish. Thesis defended by Joachim Bondesen 13 September 1883. 204 p.p. Tan paper wraps. Bondesen's name signed to front cover at head. Wraps are age toned and sunned at… Read more
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Geneva, N.Y.: Standard Optical Company, 1914. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to. Stoco Catalog No. 1825 for The Empire Optical Co., Toronto, Canada. 193 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt gold and silver Stoco logo to front board and silver lettering to spine. Light offsetting to boards and fading to edges, corners and spine. A few spots of staining… Read more
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Philadelphia and New York: Lea Brothers & Co, 1901. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. 24 p.p. Light green paper wraps, staple bound. Ex-library stamps of the N.Y. State Medical Library to front cover and withdrawn stamp to last page. Scuffs, some creasing, and discolouration to covers. Front cover torn at head and foot, but remains intact. B&W illustrations.… Read more
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Plates Illustrating the Female Reproductive Organs

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Chicago: Geo. M. Hill Company. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. [n.d., ca. 1900?] Staple bound pamphlet. Damp staining to covers, rust stains from staples to spine and hinges of pages. 28 p.p., [3]. Twenty-nine B&W plate illustrations. Bumping to corners. Cover has detached from the rest of the pamphlet. Published as a supplement to "The Practical Home Physician"… Read more
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Death

by Maeterlinck, Maurice; Teixeira De Mattos, Alexander (translator)

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Published
1912
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Very Good
Edition
1st American Edition
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1912. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo. vi, 106 p.p.Turquoise cloth boards with gilt titling to front board and spine. Spine and head are sunned, spine ends and corners are bumped and rubbed, small damp stain to front board, a few spots of soiling to rear board. T.E.G. Roughly cut… Read more
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Nature's Rejuvenating Principles: A Commonsense Approach to Physical, Mental and Spiritual Well-Being

by Valeska, Lizallota R.

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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CA$22.67

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New York: Carlton Press, 1971. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. xxii, 282 p.p., [5]. Softcover. Cover SIGNED with inscription by author to FFEP: "What you are is God's gift to you, What you do with yourself is your gift to God." Lizallota R. Valeska is a former Miss Finland. Nature's Rejuvenating Principles is a valuable work which is… Read more
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Die Syphilis und die venerischen Krankheiten: ein Kurzgefasstes Lehrbuch zum Gebrauche fur Studierende und Praktische Arzte

by Finger, Ernest

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Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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CA$132.25

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Leipzig Und Wien [Leipzig and Vienna]: Franz Deuticke, 1901. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. "Syphilis and Venereal Diseases: A Concise Textbook for use by Students and Practitioners." Fifth significantly increased and improved edition. German. XII, 355 p.p., [7 colour plates], [1], 38 p.p. [sample of "Die Moderne Therapie der Gonorrhoe" by Dr. Finger]. Ink ownership… Read more
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A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Midwifery

by Smellie, William

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Published
1990
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Fine
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Birmingham, Alabama: The Classics of Medicine Library, 1990. Hard Cover. Fine. 12mo. Special edition, privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library. Copy #1961. Facsimile reproduction, prepared from the first edition of 1752.. lxxii, 73-454 p.p., [9 p.p. ads]. Bound in genuine top-grain cowhide, with gilt titling to spine and panel detailing to boards, brass-die… Read more
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The Law of Breathing and Chest Development

by Armitage, Robert B.

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Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Chicago: Advanced Thought Publishing Co, 1918. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. 170 p.p., [6 p.p. ads]. Beige wraps with black lettering, stapled and glued binding. Wraps have some damp staining, bumping to corners, some rubbing to front cover. Creasing to spine, wear to front joint. Binding is tight and text is clean. An instructive volume on… Read more
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Detroit: F.B. Dickerson Company, 1904. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. SALESMAN'S COPY. A collection of sample pages and plates from the full volume of The Practical Stock Doctor. Irregular pagination. [88 sample pages of text] Samples of eight colour plates + 19 B&W plates. Includes a general index for the full volume. Teal cloth boards with gilt titling… Read more
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Conception, Birth and Infancy in Ancient Rome and Modern Italy

by Brooks McDaniel, Walton

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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Coconut Grove, Florida: Sunnyrest, 1948. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. 77 p.p. Original red cloth boards with gilt titling to spine. Spine and edges are sunned, damp stain to head of boards, spine ends bumped, titling to spine is faded. Some red damp staining to head of front pastedown. Text is clean. A very good copy.
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Philosophy By Way of the Sciences: An Introductory Textbook

by Dotterer, Ray H.

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Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: The MacMillan Company, 1929. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. xv, 469 p.p. Original brown cloth, gilt titling to spine. A few scuffs to boards and bumping to spine ends, else fine. Text is clean. A fascinating volume covering a breadth of topics as they relate to philosophy, tackling questions like: Is the world process… Read more
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