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The International Menu Diabetic Cookbook (Signed)

by Betty Marks and Schechter, Lucille Haley

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780809253906
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$20.00

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Contemporary Books, Inc., 1985. 364pp. White boards, red spine lettering. SIGNED by AUTHOR. Cover and contents are clean and sound. A lengthy inscription is on the front free endpaper signed "Betty", and dated 1/27/86.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Man The Unknown

by Carrel, Alexis

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Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
Sixtieth Edition
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$140.00

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New York: Halcyon House, 1938. 346pp. Decorative cloth. Corners and spine ends lightly rubbed, binding is tight, former owner's name, bookplate and notations on front endpapers, newspaper clippings taped-in, scattered underlining and margin notes in text, but book has maintained its original soundness.. Signed by Author. Sixtieth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Story of Esquire Brown and His Mule

by Anonymous

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Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Unknown: Unknown, 1880. 24pp. No date circa 1880s. Grey illustrated wraps. Very minor wear, text sound, some pages loose. Promotional booklet exalting the benefits of Dr. Bull's Cough Syrup, and an amusing illustrated story about Mr. Brown's mule.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Waterloo, NY: Wm. Child, Printer, 1830. 324pp. Full calf, leather label. Covers edgeworn and scuffed, spine label mostly readable, contents foxed, pages 283-290 missing or partially torn away, lacking rear endpaper, binding is tight. FIRST EDITION of an early and scarce medical guide and herbal,. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
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$30.00
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The Modern Hospital - February 1924

by Modern Hospital

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Chicago: The Modern Hospital Publishing Co., Inc., 1924. 176pp. Printed wraps. LIght soiling and light wear to cover, library stamp on front cover, contents are mildly age-toned but clean and unmarked. Early trade magazine for hospital management. General topics covered include nursing, dietetics and institutional food service, hospital equipment and operation, dispensaries and out-patient departments and… Read more
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Bau, Leben und Pflege

by Dümling, H.

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Published
1884
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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St. Louis, MO: Louis Lange Publishing Company, 1884. 232pp. Text in German. Green cloth, gilt lettering, black decoration. Covers edgeworn, spine ends chipped, endpapers foxed and occasional foxing to text, owner's name and an inscription on front free endpaper, hinges cracking but holding. text block is sound. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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Hemorrhagic Disorders; A Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment

by Aggeler, Paul M. and Lucia, S.P.

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Chicago IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1949. 112pp. Blue cloth, gilt spine lettering. Covers and text are clean and sound. Unclipped dust jacket is edgeworn and chipped, lightly soiled. Diagrams and illustrations with many in color.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Philadelphia: John E. Potter, 1864. 384pp. Brown stamped cloth, spine lettering and decorations in gilt. Chipping to spine ends and corners, light insecting to joints, contents are age-toned and occasionally foxed, binding is tight, newspaper clippings pinned to rear endpaper, owner's name in pencil on front endpaper, title page corner chipped. Numerous engraved illustrations.. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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$35.00
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London: B. & R. Crosby and Co., 1814. 376 + index. Marbled boards, quarter-leather, gilt lettering to spine, engraved frontispiece. LIght wear and light chipping to leather, contents are age-toned and occasionally faintly dampstained mainly in margins, some offsetting from leather corners on endpapers, owner's bookplate and pencilled name on endpapers. This is a handsomely bound… Read more
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$45.00
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A Cook Book For Nurses

by Hill, Sarah C.

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Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Boston: Whtcomb & Barrows, 1918. 76pp. /brown cloth. Spine lightly rubbed, 2 small spots to front cover, owner's name and identification on front free endpaper. An early printing of this early 20th century specialized cookbook.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of Johnstons' Dental Miscellany  (1880, Vol. VII (9 Monthly Issues) A Monthly Journal of American and Foreign Dental, Surgical, Chemical and Mechanical Literature.

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New York: Johnston Brothers Johnsotn's , 1880. Printed wraps. 9 issues,each issue approx. 80 pages. All nine issues are in a very well- preserved condition, mildly age toned. Information for dentists on the latest "dental news of the day" including discussion of dental and surgical techniques. Profusely illustrated with highly detailed engravings of dental instruments and… Read more
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$135.00
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The Life of Pasteur

by Vallery-Radot, René

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Published
1920
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1920. 484p. Blue cloth. Fading mainly to spine, splitting to endpapers, contents age-toned. What's interesting about this volume, is the inscription on the front free endpaper : "Pasteur said: Study great men and worship them, little realizing that he was one. The inspiration which I received from this book won… Read more
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A Balsamic Ditty

by Unknown

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Published
1883
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Seth W. Fowle & Sons., 1883. 16pp. Yellow pictorial wraps, sewn binding. Moderate soiling and spotting to covers, contents are toned and occasionall lightly spotted, but mostly clean. cover barely attached. A story told in rhyme for each letter of the alphabet, with each letter accompanied by a small but finely-detailed engraving, extolling the wonders of Wistar's… Read more
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A Practical Treatise on Operative Dentistry

by Taft, J.

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Published
1883
Condition
Poor
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$20.00

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Philadelphia: P. Blakiston, Son & Co., 1883. xvi, 509pp +48 pages ads. Fourth edition, revised. Full leather, black spine label, 136 illustrations. Covers heavily worn, scuffed and chipped, front board nearly detached, spine label mostly illegible, contents are shaken and tanned, a few pages are loose, but text is complete, owner's name and date (Oct. 1, 1885)… Read more
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Heredity and Social Fitness; A Study of Differential Mating in a Pennsylvania Family

by Key, Wilhelmine E. Key

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Washington: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1920. 102pp. Gilt lettered blue buckram, 2 fold-out charts. Extremities very lightly rubbed, faint spot near top edge, contents tanned but clean. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in pencil on front free endpaper "Mrs. Francis B. Key, Somers, Conn." , short margin tear to one chart. An attempt to promote… Read more
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Battle Creek, Michigan: Good Health Publishing Company, 1884. viii, 242pp. Brown cloth, black-stamped lettering and decoration, 4 color plates. Covers are spotted (mostly around perimeter) and spine spotted, moderate wear to covers, text slightly yellowed but mostly quite clean, (an occasional thumbprint), some darkening to endpapers, owner's name stamped twice on endpapers. Originally published in 1877,… Read more
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$30.00
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The Dental Cosmos: A Monthly Record of Dental Science. Devoted to the Interests of the Profession (Volume XXIX)

by White, James W. (Editor)

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Published
1887
Condition
Poor
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$20.00

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Philadelphia: The S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co., 1887. 804pp. Volume XXIX, 12 issues (January -December 1887) complete year bound. Half red leather, marbled boards, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Front cover detached but present, rear cover loose but holding, spine chipped, boards edgeworn and scuffed. Endpapers foxed and stained, contents age-toned, but otherwise clean… Read more
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Bodee Schools of Mechanical Dentistry

by Bodee, George A.

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Published
1919
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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New York, 1919. 40pp. Tan stapled stiff printed wraps. A few short tears, soil and staple rust, center pages separated from staples but present. Errata page showing new enrollment fees partially lifted and "Professional References" has been covered over. A fascinating promotional booklet extolling the virtues of "the greatest school of its kind in the world...taught… Read more
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Vulcanite Work

by Rose, Harry

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$30.00

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London: J.P. Segg & Co. 63pp. No date but circa 1890. Green boards. gilt lettering to spine. Corners worn, binding shaken, title page loose, endpapers darkened, some light foxing on just a few pages, bookseller's label on front pastedown. Step-by-step instructions accompanied by in-text illustrations. An early work on the use of hard rubber for… Read more
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Dr. David Roberts' Practical Home Veterinarian

by Roberts, David

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Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
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$9.00

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Waukesha, Wisconson: Dr. David Roberts' Veterinary Co., 1930. 128pp. Stapled pictorial wraps. Covers are clean and bright, contents are mildly toned. Prevention, cures and treatments with illustrations and ads for numerous ointments, tonics and remedies. Laid-in is an advertisement brochure for these treatments along with an order blank.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo - over… Read more
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