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RADIUM GIRLS. Women And Industrial Health Reform, 1910 - 1935.
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RADIUM GIRLS. Women And Industrial Health Reform, 1910 - 1935.

By Clark, Claudia.

University of North Carolina Press:, 1997. 289 pages. "A first rate book that should be read by social and labor historians as well as policymakers concerned with contemporary issues in occupational disease regulation." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

NAPOLEON. A Medical Approach.

By Sokoloff, Boris.

Selwyn & Blount Ltd.:, 1938. 285 pages, with 8 b&w illustrations. "Napoleon's life offers an exceptional opportunity for such study beacuse of the vividness and sharpness with which this alteration of his character materialized. In him we can observe the evolution of one of the most determined and aggressively active personalities in many centuries into an indifferent, passive, and hesitant person." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, green cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

LIFE AND EDUCTION OF LAURA DEWEY BRIDGMAN. The Deaf, Dumb, And Blind Girl.

By Lamson, Mary Swift.

New England Publishing Company:, 1878. 373 pages, illustrated. "Laura Dewey Bridgman was born Dec. 21, 1829, in Hanover, N.H. The author and editor of the present volume was a teacher for five years in the "Perkins Institution and Massachusetts Asylum for the Blind." This volume has a special value in the fact that it preserves the style of the original diary; it records the progress of Laura in detail, just as progress was, without any attempt to embellish the history; without any attempt to magnify the excellences or to conceal the foibles of the blind-deaf-mute." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, with the original brown-blind stamped covers.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$250.00

THE COMPLETE LETTERS OF SIGMUND FREUD TO WILHELM FLIESS 1887 - 1904.

By Masson, Jeffrey Mousaaieff (Translated and Edited by)

Belkap Press:, 1985. The first printing, 505 pages. "Sigmund Freud's letters to his closet friend, Wilhelm Fliess, are probably the single most important group of documents in the history of psychoanalysis. Present here, without any excisions, are 133 documents never before made public and 139 that previously were published only in part. The translation is based on a new and corrected German text, and unobstrusive annotation assist the reader with difficult allusions but permits individual interpretation of the material at hand." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. ". Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

BEYOND BIOFEEDBACK.

By Green, Elmer & Alyce.

Delacorte Press:, 1977. 368 pages. "Since 1964, at the Menninger Foundation in Kansas, the authors have been engaged in pioneering studies of biofeedback. A unique overview of over 25 years of exploration into the relationship between mind and matter. This is a challenging book by two of the most outstanding researchers into the nature of human consciousness." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Previous owner's name is present on front free endpaper and stamped along the lower page edge. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER PIONTS. Pathophysiology And Evidence-Informed Diagnosis And Management.
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MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER PIONTS. Pathophysiology And Evidence-Informed Diagnosis And Management.

By Dommerholt, Jan and Peter Huijbregts

Jones and Bartlett:, 2011. 294 pages, illustrated. "This book is a pioneering resourse for the integration of myofascial pain concepts into clincial practice and academic preperation." FINE/NEW SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

ANTHROPOSOPHICAL MEDICINE.

By Bott, Victor, M.D.

Healing Arts Press:, 1984. 211 pages. "Dr. Bott places modern medicial knowledge in the context of Rudolf Steiner's view of man- a being composed of body, soul, and spirit. Anthroposophical medicine, highly regarded and widely practiced in Europe, takes into account the effects of astral and etheric forces upon the physical body. It recognizes that health and illness are directly related to our states of consciousness and to the ways in which we direct our energies." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

MADHOUSE. A Tragic Tale Of Megalomania And Modern Medicine.
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MADHOUSE. A Tragic Tale Of Megalomania And Modern Medicine.

By Scull, Andrew.

Yale University Press:, 2007. 360 pages, illustrated. "Uncovering a long-suppressed medical scandal, this book reveals the story of Henry Cotton, a prominent early-twentieth-century American psychiatrist whose ruthless surgical procedures killed or maimed thousands of patients." FINE- SOFTCOVER. . Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

TO ERR IS HUMAN. Building A Safer Health System.
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TO ERR IS HUMAN. Building A Safer Health System.

By Kohn, Linda T., Janet M. Corrigan and Molla S. Donaldson (edited by).

National Academy Press:, 2000. 287 pages. "Faced with stunning statistics, the Institute of Medicine has initiated a project to examine the issues and recommend rigorous changes in American health care. This book, sets forth a national agenda- with state and local implications- for reducing medical errors and improving patient safety through the design of a safer health system." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

HERB-A-DAY.
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HERB-A-DAY.

By Duke, James A., Ph.D.

Eco Images:, 2007. 468 pages, illustrated with line drawings. "An Herb A Day provides a personality profile and memoir for each herb, blending science and experience peppered with six decades of wisom from a careful oberver of poeple plants and herbal tradition." FINE- SOFTCOVER, Slight wear to soem of the cover edges.. Soft Cover. Fine-. Illus. by Peggy K. Duke. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

DEVELOPMENT OF OLDEST-OLD MORTALITY, 1950 -1990: Evidence From 28 Developed Countries.
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DEVELOPMENT OF OLDEST-OLD MORTALITY, 1950 -1990: Evidence From 28 Developed Countries.

By Kannisto, Vaino.

Odense University Press:, 1994. 108 pages, with 15 Tables and 11 Figures and 12 Annex Tables. "This monograph, is the first of a series that will analyze data contained in the Odesne Archive of Population Dta on Aging." FINE- HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

NEW GENERATION VACCINES.

By Woodrow, Graeme C. And Myron M. Levine (edited by).

Marcel Dekker, Inc.: , 1990. 979 pages. "Although the use of recombinant DNA, monoclonal antibodies, and synthetic peptides constitutes the backbone of the high-technology approach to vaccine development, these techiques are not dealt with in abstraction but form the basis of much of the work reported for each of the vaccines. Other novel approaches thave emerged in the last few years that are covered in this volume include anti-idiotypes and mimpotopes." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$60.00

THE CHAPERONINS.
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THE CHAPERONINS.

By Ellis, R. John (edited by).

Academic Press:, 1996. 323 pages. "The chaperonins may hae additional functions, such as the protecction of messenger RNA against degradation and obscure surface roles in some bacterical and animal cells. The chaperonin story is just beginning." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

ADP-RIBOSYLATION: Metabolic Effects And Regulatory Functions.

By Moss, Joel & Peter Zahradka (edited by).

Kluwer Academic Publishing:, 1994. 255 pages. "The contents of the individual chapters reflect the ideas of the contributors, many of whom have spent their careers attempting to resolve the biological functions of ADP-ribosylation." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$250.00

TUMOUR SUPPRESSOR GENES, THE CELL CYCLE AND CANCER.

By Levine, A. J. (Edited by)

Cold Spring Harbbor Laboratory:, 1992. 225 pages. "Although the existence of tumor suppressor genes was first postulated more than 20 years ago, it has only been in the past 4-5 years that real insights into their identity and mode of action have emerged." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

GLUTATHIONE CENTENNIAL, Molecular Perspectives And Clinical Implications.

By Taniguchi, Naoyiki, Taneaki Higashi, Yukiya Sakamoto and Alton Meister (edited by).

Aademic Press:, 1989. 441 pages. "Although there has been exxtensive research on the biology, physicology, and biochemistry of glutathione for many years, there is growing interst in the clinical and molecular aspects of this ubiquitous tripeptide." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$50.00

GROWTH REGULATION BY NUCLEAR HORMONE RECEPTORS.

By Parker, M G.(Edited by).

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory:, 1992. 240 pages. "A major breakthrough in our understanding of steroid hormone action came about with the discovery of receptors for oestrogens in the 1960s by Gorki and Jensen and their colleagues, their work led to models for the mechanism by which sterioid hormones regulate gene expression in target tissue." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

HANDBOOK OF FREE RADICALS AND ANTIOXIDANTS IN BIOMEDICINE. 3 Volumes..

By Miquel, Jaime, Alexandre T. Quintanilha and Hans Weber.

CRC Press:, 1989. Volume 1) Isbn: 0-8493-3268-0, 337 pages. Volume II, Isbn: 0-8493-3269-9, 357 pages. Volume III, Isbn: 0-8493-3270-2, 303 pages. "Free radical research has become fashionable, as reflected in the abundance of symposia and publications dealing with the subject. However, there is a scarity of textbooks which deal systematically and in a concise and simple fashio with both the fundamental and the clinically relevant aspects of free radicals and antioxidants. This handbook is a step in that direction. 3 FINE HARDCOVERS.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with Dust Jackets. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$150.00

REACTIVE OXYGEN SPECIES IN CHEMISTRY, BIOLOGY, AND MEDICINE.

By Quintanilha, Alexandre (edited by).

Plenum Press:, 1988. 232 pages. "A Nato Advanced Study Institue on "Oxygen Radicals In Biological Systems: Recent Progress And New Methods of Study" was held in Braga, Portugal Between September 1- 14, 1985. This book summarizes the main lectures given at this meeting." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$100.00

HANDBOOK OF METHODS FOR OXYGEN RADICAL RESEARCH.

By Greenwald, Robert A.

CRC Press:, 1985. 447 pages. "The study of oxygen since its discovery presnts a highly interesting aspect of the general progress of sience. However, oxygen is still not fully understood in the entire schema of biochemistry nor has it reached the skeptical majoruty of biochemists and biologists." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

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