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Ju Jutsu. The Science The Art. A Study of Tenshin Shinyo Ryu Ju Jutsu
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Ju Jutsu. The Science The Art. A Study of Tenshin Shinyo Ryu Ju Jutsu

By Fairhurst, Derek [ 5th Dan ]

Mold, North Wales: Keenprint , 1992. As New, 90 pages, with b/w illustrations. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo.

$10.99

Ju Jutsu. The Science The Art. A Study of Tenshin Shinyo Ryu Ju Jutsu
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Ju Jutsu. The Science The Art. A Study of Tenshin Shinyo Ryu Ju Jutsu

By Fairhurst, Derek [ 5th Dan ]

Mold, North Wales: Keenprint , 1992. As New, 90 pages, with b/w illustrations. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo.

$10.99

Forensic medicine : a text-book for students and a guide for the Practitioner
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Forensic medicine : a text-book for students and a guide for the Practitioner

By Kerr, Douglas J. A. (Douglas James Acworth)

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1939. 3rd Edition: By Douglas J.A. Kerr ; with 4 colour plates, 40 half-tone plates and 30 figures in the text. xii, 331 p., [43] leaves of plates (some col.) : ill., col. front., forms ; 23 cm. Includes index. SERIES: Black's Medical. A firm clean copy in the original Red cloth, neat previous owner signature to ffep, in a dust jacket, almost entire but with a small area to rear panel edge missing, else with edge rubs/chips only. Tad dusty. The images inside are quite graphic in places - not for the squeamish. Uncommon.[ Loaction: F. P.1. ]. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.99

PROGRAMME: University College Hospital and University of London University College. Thursday May 31st 1923 [ Copy of The Right Honourable Sir Edward Cecil Moore (1851-1923), Lord Mayor of London, 1922-23 - with Other Ephemera ]
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PROGRAMME: University College Hospital and University of London University College. Thursday May 31st 1923 [ Copy of The Right Honourable Sir Edward Cecil Moore (1851-1923), Lord Mayor of London, 1922-23 - with Other Ephemera ]

By University College Hospital London

London: Privately Printed for University College Hospital , 1923. This programme was for the purposes of a Joint Ceremony of the Laying of the Foundation Stones of the New Obstetric Hospital and New Nurses' Home, University College Hospital and of the opening of the new Anatomy Building, University College by Their Majesties The King and Queen [ GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY - 1910 -1936.; Being a Gift of the Rockefeller Foundation of New York U.S.A for Medical Education to University College Hospital Medical School and University of London, University College, Faculty of Medical Sciences. Details the Arrangements, practical and Ceremonial, and the scope and objects of the Rockefeller contribution. p.16, 4 pages of illustrations of the Hospitals. Very good copy. In addition we have here Sir Edward Moore's large invitation Card which emphasises the Visit of 'Their Majesties the King and Queen { King George and Queen Mary } this is dated 26th April 1923. Also, there is a Card for this dignatory indicating his seating arrangement - Seat 6, Row 2. The programme of Music p.3 is included and finally another booklet titled University of London University College: New Building for the Department of Anatomy and Extension of Physiology Institute opened by His Majesty the King May 31st 1923. Gift of the Rockefeller Foundation, written by Prof. G. Eliot Smith. An interesting period group of items.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.19

PROGRAMME: University College Hospital and University of London University College. Thursday May 31st 1923
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PROGRAMME: University College Hospital and University of London University College. Thursday May 31st 1923

By University College Hospital London

London: Privately Printed for University College Hospital , 1923. This programme was for the purposes of a Joint Ceremony of the Laying of the Foundation Stones of the New Obstetric Hospital and New Nurses' Home, University College Hospital and of the opening of the new Anatomy Building, University College by Their Majesties The King and Queen [ GEORGE V & Queen Mary - 1910 -1936.; Being a Gift of the Rockefeller Foundation of New York U.S.A for Medical Education to University College Hospital Medical School and University of London, University College, Faculty of Medical Sciences. Details the Arrangements, practical and Ceremonial, and the scope and objects of the Rockefeller contribution. p.16, 4 pages of illustrations of the Hospitals. Very good copy.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.89

The Twelfth Annual Drill Competition for Working Girls, at the Guildhall, London E. C. Saturday, March 17th 1923 at 2.30 p.m.
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The Twelfth Annual Drill Competition for Working Girls, at the Guildhall, London E. C. Saturday, March 17th 1923 at 2.30 p.m.

By The Right Honourable the Earl of Lonsdale [ President ]

25, Chalcroft Road, Lee S.E. 13: British Association for Physical Training, 1923. This Programme is of interest, given that it specifically refers to an Annual Drill Competition for Women The Right Honourable Lord Mayor Presided [ Sir Edward Moore, 1st Baronet ] and the Lady Mayoress was to present Shields and Medals to the Winning Teams. Teams are Listed by Team Name alongside is a Named School Teacher. p.6. Interesting period and historical item. [ Location: Programme Storage ]. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.80

On the Anomalies of Accomodation and Refraction of the Eye. With a Preliminary Essay on Physiological Dioptrics
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On the Anomalies of Accomodation and Refraction of the Eye. With a Preliminary Essay on Physiological Dioptrics

By DONDERS, Franciscus Cornelius (1818-1889).; William Daniel Moore, translator.

London: The New Sydenham Society, 1864. Franciscus Cornelis Donders was a Dutch ophthalmologist. He was internationally regarded as an authority on eye diseases. was among the first practitioners of the ophthalmoscope.He is credited with invention of an impression tonometer (1862); and for introduction of prismatic and cylindrical lenses for treatment of astigmatism (1860); The first English Edition, translated from the Dutch. Professionally recased using the original boards, with fitted new pastedowns and endpapers. Now is firm tight and clean, and in excellent working order. p.xvii, + [1] page Errata, 635, index. 175 figures. Half Title: The New Sydenham Society Instituted MDCCCLVIII Volume: XXII. [ Location: BR1]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$32.98

Friendly fire : explaining autoimmune Disease
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Friendly fire : explaining autoimmune Disease

By Isenberg, D.; Morrow, Joseph

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995. Series: Oxford medical publications. This book deals with a fascinating set of diseases in which the immune system turns traitor and begins to attack the self. The attack may take many forms, culminating in serious skin disease, or disease affecting the joints, heart, lungs, kidneys, and central nervous system, to name only a few of the possibilities. The reader is given a short historical guide to these conditions, followed by a comprehensive description of the different cells and tissues which make up the normally functioning immune system. The factors involved in the development of autoimmune diseases are considered and the mechanisms by which they interact to cause these potentially lethal conditions are analysed. The authors go on to describe the enormous diversity of self-destructive diseases along with current types of treatment and the range of recent ideas about future therapy. Great care is taken to make even the most complex notions of immunology and inflammation easily accessible and comprehensible for the general reader. This book is intended for the general public who are either themselves or have a family member suffering from one of these diseases. vii, 155 p : ill ; 24 cm. Includes index. Very nice copy, if with fade to the Dust Jacket. [ Location: BR1]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.35

The World of the Blind, a Psychological Study
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The World of the Blind, a Psychological Study

By Villey, Pierre [ Translated By Alys Hallard ]

London: Duckworth, 1930. The author was blind from the age of 4, this work transformed the original doctrine of the psychology of the blind. An inspirational and important work. An extremely nice copy in the welcome Dust Jacket. Pp: 403 to include index. Cloth clean, binding tight, pages clean, if with fox spots to page edge spine; in JACKET: a bit dusty, still with 7/6 sticker to base of spine, slight fade. Nice item. An uncommon book. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" [ Location: A7 ]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo.

$8.80