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Step Right Up:

by McNamara, Brooks

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780878058327
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$12.00

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Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi. Very Good. 1995. Revised Edition. Softcover. 087805832X . xxii, 249pp, illustrations. Revised edition of a lively history of medicine shows, mountebanks, quack doctors, elixirs, and patent medicines. Glossary, notes, bibliography, index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The History of Paediatrics: The Progress of the Study of Diseases of Children Up to the End of the XVIIIth Century

by Still, George Frederic

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
Edition
Reprint
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$40.00

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London: Dawsons of Pall Mall. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1965. Reprint. Hardcover. xviii, 526pp. Green cloth binding. Illustrations. Facsimile reprint of this 1931 title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Baby: A Book for Mothers and Nurses

by Brown, Daniel Rollins

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1913
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Spine faded, boards rubbed, “State Normal School, Farmington, ME” stamped on front endpaper
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
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$30.00

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Boston: Whitcomb & Barrows. Good with no dust jacket; Spine faded, boards rubbed, "State Normal School, Farmington, ME" stamped on front endpapers.. 1913. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth titled in gilt. vi, 200pp, index. An antiquarian medical volume about infant care and feeding, including chapters on lactation, newborns, older infants, sleep, bathing, infantile ailments, post-birth … Read more
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Aequanimitas, with Other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine

by Osler, Sir William

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spined faded.
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Reprint
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Philadelphia: Blakiston Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spined faded.. 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Reprint of third edition. Dark green blindstamped cloth. This copy was sent as a complimentary volume to an anonymous doctor by Eli Lilly and Company, as evidenced by a form letter affixed to front free endpaper. ; 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Culpeper's Medicine: A Practice of Western Holistic Medicine

by Tobyn, Graeme

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder dot on page bottoms.
Edition
1st US printing
ISBN
9781852309435
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$12.00

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Rockport, MA: Element Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder dot on page bottoms. 1997. 1st US printing. Hardcover. 1852309431 Green paper boards. xix, 278 pages. Black and white illustrations, color plates, appendixes, tables, notes, glossary, and index. An introduction to the holistic medical traditions of the West through the works of Nicholas Culpeper, 17th… Read more
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Union of South Africa Report of the Select Committee on the Miners’ Phthisis Bill Cape Times Limited, Government Printers, May 1912

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Published
1912
Condition
Fair; Rear cover detached, covers sunned and tattered, about a third of backstrip missing at spine.
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$60.00

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Cape Town, South Africa: Cape Times Limited / Government Printers. Fair; Rear cover detached, covers sunned and tattered, about a third of backstrip missing at spine.. 1912. Softcover. May 1912. Gray printed wraps. xliv, 310pp + ix pp of appendices. Transvaal Chamber of Mines stamp on front cover and title page. Government proceedings and testimony regarding miners' phthisis,… Read more
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Pocket Guide to Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery

by Dover, Jeffrey S. (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780721654096
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Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company. Very Good. 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0721654096 . xi, 763 pages. Black and white illustrations, tables, and index. The expertise of its many contributors makes this a reliable source for advice on the care of patients with dermatologic problems. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Best of M. D. N. (Medical Director's Notebook)

by Main, Rolland J.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.
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$20.00

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Norwich, NY: Eaton Laboratories. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1966. Hardcover. A promotional book from Eaton Laboratories given to medical professionals. A compendium of color cartoons by Robert Weber illustrating gags and humorous anecdotes about medical patients. Blue cloth stamped in gilt. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 48 pages .
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Welcome to Dana House

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
N.D.
Condition
Very Good; Covers toned.
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$35.00

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NY: Youth Consultation Service. Very Good; Covers toned.. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1960s pamphlet about Dana House, a New York City home for unwed mothers run by Youth Consultation Service of the Diocese (Episcopal) of New York, Inc. Stapled illustrated white card covers. Measures 6 x 3.5 inches. Illustrations by Robert Carington and Russell Childs. Describes services… Read more
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Nicolaes Tulp: The Life and Work of an Amsterdam Physician and Magistrate in the 17th Century

by Van Heel, Drs. S. A. C. Dudok

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper.
Edition
Second Edition
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$70.00

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Six Art Promotion. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper.. 1998. Second Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth. A biography of the 17th century Dutch surgeon immortalized in Rembrandt's famous painting "The Anatomy Lesson." Many photos and illustrations, notes, bibliography. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 255 pages .
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Health of Our Children

by Frank, Doctor; [Perry, Joseph Franklin]

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1887
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, bookseller ticket and owner name (dated 1890) on front free endpaper.
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$50.00

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Boston: Thayer Publishing House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, bookseller ticket and owner name (dated 1890) on front free endpaper.. 1887. Hardcover. Brown cloth stamped in blind and in gilt. xi, 128pp. The medical doctor author calls for reduction of infant mortality through implementation of sanitary and hygiene practices, including recommendations for infant and … Read more
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Maternity, Infancy, Childhood: Hygiene of Pregnancy; Nursing and Weaning of Infants; the Care of Children in Health and Disease

by Keating, John M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1895
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Second Edition
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$30.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1895. Second Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. ; Practical Lessons in Nursing; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 221 pages .
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The Pituitary Gland: Clinical Application of its Hormone Factors

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1940
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, pages rippled at bottom edges.
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Armour and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, pages rippled at bottom edges.. 1940. Hardcover. Green pictorial boards. Many illustrations and photos. Describes Armour Company's various pituitary compounds and medicines at rear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pages .
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Control of Conception

by Dickinson, Robert Latou

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and taped.
Edition
Second Edition
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$30.00

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Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and taped.. 1938. Second Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 390pp. Blue cloth binding. Illustrations. Discusses various birth control methods, physiology, chemistry, sterilization, etc. ; Medical Aspects of Human Fertility; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Forever Young, Forever Fit

by Helbig, Nik

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781481915373
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$10.00

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Self Published. Very Good. 2013. Softcover. 9781481915373 . Black and white illustrations. A health and wellness manual focused on fitness and aging. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages .
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Brews and Potions: A Handbook of Remedies, Spells, Elixirs, Cordialls and Aphrodisiacs

by Rickards, Maurice

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.
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Brattleboro, VT: The Stephen Greene Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1970. Hardcover. A collection of historic remedies, aphrodisiacs, and other concoctions distilled from medieval and Renaissance sources, including a cures for the plague. White illustrated boards. Many illustrations. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 80 pages .
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The Wound Dresser: Letters Writing to His Mother from the Hospitals in Washington During the Civil War

by Whitman, Walt; Bucke, Richard M. (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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NY: The Bodley Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1949. Reprint. Hardcover. xviii, 200pp. Introduction by Oscar Cargill. A reprint of this 1897 collection of the esteemed poet's letters, written to his mother during the time that he served as a nursing assistant to wounded Union soldiers in a Civil War hospital… Read more
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The Trace Elements and Man: Some Positive and Negative Aspects

by Schroeder, Dr. Henry A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Usual library stamps and withdrawal markings. Tape stains on boards and endpapers.
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Old Greenwich, CT: The Devin-Adair Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Usual library stamps and withdrawal markings. . Tape stains on boards and endpapers.. 1973. Hardcover. ix, 171pp, index. Blue cloth binding. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Illness As Metaphor

by Sontag, Susan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780374174439
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$10.00

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NY: Farrar, Straus And Giroux. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed.. 1978. First Printing. Hardcover. 0374174431 . The fiercely intelligent Sontag's theories about how society views illness and imbues such diseases as cancer and tuberculosis with certain imagery and metaphor. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 88 pages .
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One Breath Apart: Facing Dissection

by Bertman, Sandra L.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
ISBN
9780895033963
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$30.00

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Amityville, NY: Baywood Publishing Company. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2009. Softcover. 978-0895033963 . A thoughtful book chronicling some University of Massachusetts Medical School students and their reactions as they dissect human cadavers during their training. Many photos and illustrations. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages .
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