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The Ladies Birthday Almanac 1966

Chattanooga, TN: Chattanooga Medicine Co.. Very Good; Pages lightly toned.. 1965. Softcover. Almanac published by patent medicine company promoting its Hi-Therm arthritis cream, Black Draught laxative, Cardui medicine for women's ailments, Soltice cough syrup, Nadinola facial bleaching cream, and other nostrums. Stamped "Campbell's Drug Store" on front cover in blue ink. Stapled printed softcover. ; 30 pages .

$20.00

Medicine: An Historical Outline

By Seelig, M. G.

Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Gilt-decorated green cloth. xviii, 207pp + [5]pp publisher ads. .

$20.00

The Harvard Medical School and its Clinical Opportunities
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The Harvard Medical School and its Clinical Opportunities

By Parkins, Leroy E.

Boston: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners bumped and rubbed.. 1916. First Printing. Hardcover. Gilt-decorated maroon cloth. 90 pages + 11 page ad section. Black and white photos and illustrations, statistical table, and bibliography. A historical examination of Harvard Medical School and the teaching hospitals of Boston with an emphasis on their specialties and areas of expertise. Inscribed by the author to former director of Massachusetts General Hospital Dr. Frederic A. Washburn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

$100.00

Superb Virility of Manhood:  Giving the Causes and Simple Home Methods of  Curing the Weakness of Men
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Superb Virility of Manhood: Giving the Causes and Simple Home Methods of Curing the Weakness of Men

By MacFadden, Bernarr

Spotswood P. O. , NJ: Physical Culture Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, bubbling to cloth on front . boards, hinges weak.. 1904. First Printing. Hardcover. xi, 393 pages + 10 pages publisher ads. Black and white author photo, black and white illustrations (varicocele caused by masturbation!). Chapter headings include Electric Belts, Night Losses, Sexual Slavery, Pure Bathing, and Pure Air. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall .

$13.00

A Manual of Military Surgery;  Or Hints on the Emergencies of Field, Camp  and Hospital Practice
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A Manual of Military Surgery; Or Hints on the Emergencies of Field, Camp and Hospital Practice

By Gross, Samuel David

San Francisco: Norman Publishing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1988. Reprint. Hardcover. 0930405048 . xxvii, 186pp. Reprint of 1861 military surgeon's manual, with biographical information about Dr. Gross by Dr. Ira M. Rutkow. Blue cloth binding. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$35.00

From Sod House to Golden Dome
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From Sod House to Golden Dome

By Feemster, Roy F.

Concord, NH: Feemster Publications. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 1994. Softcover. Green illustrated softcover. Photos. Self-published autobiography by the Texas-born medical doctor and epidemiologist, who later served as the Massachusetts Public Health Commissioner. Only one copy located in WorldCat and no other copies listed for sale in the trade at time of listing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 170 pages .

$35.00

Lessons on the Human Body:  An Elementary Treatise Upon Physiology,  Hygiene, and the Effects of Stimulants and Narcotics on the Human System
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Lessons on the Human Body: An Elementary Treatise Upon Physiology, Hygiene, and the Effects of Stimulants and Narcotics on the Human System

By Brands, Orestes M.

Boston and New York: Leach, Shewell, and Sanborn. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and lightly worn, owner name . on front free endpaper.. 1883. Hardcover. Decorated mustard cloth binding. Many engravings of human body parts. An antiquarian health textbook, including several chapters on alcohol and drugs. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 255 pages .

$20.00

Cleanliness and Godliness:  Or the Further Metamorphosis
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Cleanliness and Godliness: Or the Further Metamorphosis

By Reynolds, Reginald

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, toned, and . chipped at spine.. 1946. First US Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. viii, 326 pages. Notes and afterthoughts. A discussion of the issues of sanitation that combines thorough historical research with evocative prose and wry humor. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$15.00

Honey and Your Health:  A Nutrimental, Medicinal and Historical Commentary
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Honey and Your Health: A Nutrimental, Medicinal and Historical Commentary

By Beck, Bodog F. ; Smedley, Doree

NY: Robert M. McBride & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards lightly foxed, red . stain on rear boards.. 1946. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Light green cloth. Many photos and illustrations. Index. ; 246 pages .

$20.00

Some American Medical Botanists Commemorated in Our Botanical Nomenclature
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Some American Medical Botanists Commemorated in Our Botanical Nomenclature

By Kelly, Howard A.

Troy, NY: The Southworth Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Dark green cloth with titles and designs stamped on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. Many photos and other illustrations. Biographical sketches of the life and work of thirty pioneering botanists, originally delivered as lectures before the Medical Historical Society of Chicago in 1910 and the University of Nebraska in 1913. Garrison-Morton 8548. ; 215 pages .

$40.00

The Mystery of Sleep
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The Mystery of Sleep

By Bigelow, John

NY: Harper and Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, front endpapers soiled, spine . cracked.. 1905. Third Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 226pp. Half green cloth with marbled sides. Top edges gilt. An overview of the physiology of sleep, with speculation on the subconscious and dreams. .

$15.00

Hygienic Physiology
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Hygienic Physiology

By Steele, Joel Dorman

NY: A. S. Barnes and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, owner name, . several small tears and soiling to pages.. 1884. Hardcover. Red cloth spine with green cloth boards. A revised and abridged edition of Steele's "Fourteen Weeks in Human Physiology" with revisions made to reflect text about alcohol and narcotics to reflect mandates from recent temperance legislation. Many color plates showing skeletal, muscular, and other human anatomical systems, and many other b/w illustrations. ; Steele's Sciences; 276 pages .

$25.00

Surgery and Diseases of the Mouth and Jaws:  A Practical Treatise on the  Surgery and Diseases of the Mouth and Allied Structures
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Surgery and Diseases of the Mouth and Jaws: A Practical Treatise on the Surgery and Diseases of the Mouth and Allied Structures

By Blair, Vilray Papin

St. Louis, MO: C. V. Mosby Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name stamped on front . pastedown endpaper.. 1917. Third Edition. Hardcover. xxxi, 733pp. Many illustrations and photos. Olive green cloth. A surgical textbook for mouth and jaw surgery reflecting the latest medical treatments for injuries suffered by World War I soldiers. .

$60.00

Selections from the Clinical Works of Dr. Duchenne (De Boulogne)
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Selections from the Clinical Works of Dr. Duchenne (De Boulogne)

By Duchenne, Benjamin; Poore, G. V. (editor)

London: The New Sydenham Society. Good with no dust jacket; Backstrip missing, boards worn, hinges cracked, . first signature loosened.. 1883. Hardcover. Translated, edited, and condensed by G. V. Poore, M. D. xxii, 472pp. Brown blindstamped cloth with gilt portrait device at center of front boards. All edges stained red. Frontispiece lithograph after an 1862 photograph depicting Dr. Duchenne faradising the facial muscles of a seated man. Contemporary bookplate on front pastedown with initials W. P. (or P. W. ) inside wreath of crossed bare branches and motto Repos Ailleurs. Binders label on rear pastedown endpaper. A publication of the medical book subscription club, The New Sydenham Society, which translates some of the work of French neurologist and includes a short biography about his life and work. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$50.00

Culpeper’s Medicine:  A Practice of Western Holistic Medicine
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Culpeper’s Medicine: A Practice of Western Holistic Medicine

By Tobyn, Graeme

Rockport, MA: Element Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Light stains on fore-edge and rear . endpaper.. 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 century English herbalist and astrologer. .

$7.00

The Naked Face:  Unveiling the Mysteries of the Human Face
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The Naked Face: Unveiling the Mysteries of the Human Face

By Lin, Oon Chong

Singapore: Talisman. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 2003. Hardcover. 9810486111 . Foreword by Dr Khoo Boo-Chai. Many photos and illustrations. Measures 11 x 10 inches. Index, notes. Analysis of various facial features, facial harmony, and science and beauty aspects of the human face. ; 187 pages .

$35.00

The Health-Care of the Baby:  A Handbook for Mothers and Nurses
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The Health-Care of the Baby: A Handbook for Mothers and Nurses

By Fischer, Dr. Louis

NY: Funk and Wagnalls. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, small bookworm hole at lower . inner joint, frontispiece plate and surrounding pages foxed.. 1916. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. xiii, 150pp + [3]pp publishers ads at rear. Index, four plates, including photos of nurses feeding and caring for children -one of nurse administering enema to toddler- and weighing basket on scale, and illustration of abdominal massage to relieve constipation. Chapters cover infant care from bathing, vaccination, feeding, childhood diseases and illnesses, sleeping, bad habits, etc. .

$20.00

De Re Medicina
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De Re Medicina

Indianapolis: Eli Lilly and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped.. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Forest green cloth stamped in blind and in gilt on front boards. Suggested treatments for alphabetized list of ailments, several pages of color anatomical charts, description of sterilization of medical instruments and medical testing, poisons and antidotes. Numbered registered copy sent to a doctor on Long Island, New York, by the pharmaceutical company. ; 373 pages .

$16.00

Medical Casebook of Doctor Arthur Conan Doyle:  From Practitioner to  Sherlock Holmes and Beyond
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Medical Casebook of Doctor Arthur Conan Doyle: From Practitioner to Sherlock Holmes and Beyond

By Rodin, Alvin E. ; Key, Jack D.

Malabar, FL: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly chipped.. 1984. First Printing. Hardcover. 0898745926 . Black cloth. xxi, 473 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, notes, appendices, references, and index. A biographical study of Sir Arthur Conan Doyles work as a physician and medical author. .

$15.00

Applied Anatomy of the Head and Neck for Students and Practitioners of  Dentistry
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Applied Anatomy of the Head and Neck for Students and Practitioners of Dentistry

By Shapiro, Harry H.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1947. Second Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Warmly inscribed by the physician author on the front free endpaper. Many illustrations, photos, and xrays. ; 303 pages; Signed by Author .

$35.00

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