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A Pocket Medical Dictionary, Sixth Edition
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A Pocket Medical Dictionary, Sixth Edition

By Oakes, Lois, assisted by Thomas B. Davie

Edinburgh: E. & S. Livingstone, 1944. Reprint. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 451 pages, illustrated with small drawings and a few charts and diagrams with advertising. A dictionary of medical terms. Blue cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover, paper label on spine wiht blue titles. Wear to cover with fading and spotting, corners and spine ends bumped, heavy spotting on spine, part of paper label chipped away, interior pages tanned, a few pages in center a bit pulled, binding otherwise tight.

$12.00

The American Flower Garden
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The American Flower Garden

By Blanchan, Neltje

New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1909. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 368 pages with index, illustrated with 92 full page photo plates in black and white plus tissue protected color frontispiece photograph. Planting Lists by Leonard Barron. Handsome and informative look at wonderful gardens of the early 20th century in the United States. Navy blue cloth binding with color pastedown on front cover and gilt decorations and titles on front cover and spine. Some fading of cover with edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, crease or scratch in spine, spotting, front hinge a bit weak, foxing of end papers, former owner "Clementina Rhodes Hartshorne" (Suffrage League treasurer and active in Pennsylvania League of Women Voters) book plate on front fixed end paper, owner signature and "Christmas, 1909" on front free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned with one or two sections a bit pulled, binding otherwise tight. May have a musty odor.

$25.00

Source Book of Medical History
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Source Book of Medical History

By Clendening, Logan

New York: Paul B. Hoeber, Inc., 1942. First edition thus. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 685 pages, with index. A vast collection of medical writings from the time of early Egyptian civilization to the 20th Century. Green cloth binding with gilt titles on spine, blindstamped titles on front cover. Some spotting of cover with a little fading, some edge wear, corners and spine ends a bit bumped, back cover a bit scrubbed, hinges a little weak, gift inscription on front free end paper "To Dr. Charles R. Welfare, In appreciation of his unselfish and skilful devotion to the high calling of medicare. From his friend and patient, Fredrich R. Taylor, M. D." some spotting of end papers, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight, may have a musty odor.

$50.00

North Carolina Medical Journal, Volume 8, January - December, 1947
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North Carolina Medical Journal, Volume 8, January - December, 1947

By Johnson, Wingate M. and others, Editorial Board

Winston-Salem, North Carolina: The Medical Society of the State of North Carolina, 1947. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 806 pages with index, illustrated with charts, diagrams and black and white photographs. Bound copies of the journal for the year 1947. Black cloth binding with gilt titles on spine, former owner's name imprinted in gilt on front cover, speckled page edges. Some wear to cover, particularly at spine, spotting, corners and spine ends bumped, a little fading of cover, interior pages tanned but clean, binding tight. Book is musty from improper storage.

$40.00

Bedside Medicine
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Bedside Medicine

By Snapper, Isidore

New York: Grune & Stratton, 1960. First edition thus. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 561 pages. A record of the medical knowledge a respected doctor acquired through experience and study. Brick red cloth binding with black title blocks and gilt titles on front cover and spine. Spine faded with crease in cloth, a little edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, a little spotting of cover with small stain at bottom of front cover, inscribed by owner on front free end paper "Charles R. Welfare, Professional Bldg, Winston-Salem, N. C." some tanning of end papers, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$100.00

Textbook of Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Therapeutics
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Textbook of Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

By Blumgarten, A. S.

New York: The MacMillan Company, 1937. Later printing. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 845 pages, illustrated with black and white and color plates and drawings. Seventh Edition, completely revised. Black cloth binding with gilt titles and bands on spine. Spine faded and scuffed, some spotting of cover, edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, back cover a little scrubbed, notations on end papers, some tanning of interior pages, with a few neat notations, binding tight.

$18.00

Surgery, Its Principles and Practice, Volume IV
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Surgery, Its Principles and Practice, Volume IV

By Keen, William Williams, and John Chalmers DaCosta, Editors

Philadelphia: W. B Saunders Company, 1919. Later printing. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 1194 pages with index, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Also Known as Keen's Surgery, this volume covers Intestines, Rectum, Hernia, Genito-Urinary Organs, Eye-Ear. Military,Naval, Tropical Surgery. Red cloth binding with gilt titles and bands on spine. Cover heavily spotted, edge worn, corners and spine ends bumped and frayed, scrubbing of back cover, a little worming of end papers, pages before title page pulled from binding and almost detached, interior pages bright, the rest of the binding appears tight.

$40.00

Classic Descriptions of Disease
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Classic Descriptions of Disease

By Major, Ralph H., M. D.

Springfield, Illinois: Charles C. Thomas, 1939. Second edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 727 pages with index, illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. Covers infectious diseases, metabolism diseases, diseases of the circulatory system, blood, kidneys, allergies and diseases caused by deficiencies, mostly described by classical authors. Burgundy cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Gilt faded some slight edge wear with bumping of corners and spine ends, book may have a musty odor, a little scrubbing of back cover, book plate of former owner "Charles R. Welfare" on front fixed end paper, inscription "C. R. Welfare, Christmas 1941, from Dr. Truman G. Schnatel?" on front free end paper, end papers tanned, small chips along leading edge of front free end paper, spine a little cocked, interior pages a little tanned but clean, binding tight.

$40.00

Plane and Solid Geometry
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Plane and Solid Geometry

By Milne, William J.

New York: American Book Company, 1899. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 384 pages. A different approach to teaching geometry. Quarter leather over brown cloth boards, gilt titles on spine, imprinted titles on front cover. Heavy chipping and cracking of spine leather, gilt still bright, back cover a bit scuffed, some edge wear, corners bumped, former owner's name "Edw. K. O'Meara, 133 Chancellor St" on front fixed end paper, notations on back free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$22.00

The Travels of Birds
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The Travels of Birds

By Chaopman, Frank M.

New York and London: D. Appleton and Company, 1916. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 160 pages with index, illustrated with black and white drawings and maps. A study of bird migration written by "The Bird's Historian." Yellow illustrated cloth binding with red titles on front cover and black titltes on spine. Cover darkened and a bit soiled, some edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, spotting, former owner's names "Mary J. Williams, Redwood" and "Mary Williams from H. E. Pellew, Redwood, September 1917" on front free end papers, a few creased corners interior pages, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$12.00

Locomotive Appliances
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Locomotive Appliances

By Kirkman, Marshall Monroe

New York and Chicago: The World Railway Publishing Company, 1903. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 499 pages with index plus advertising, illustrated with numerous drawings and one fold-out diagram of a locomotive. Brown boards with half leather, gilt titles and bands on spine, marbled page edges. Some wear and scratching of leather, corners and spine ends bumped, a little scuffing and spotting of brown cloth, former owner's name "H. C. Knight" on front free end paper with date "Sept. 23rd, 1903" in pencil, former owner's address stamp on back fixed end paper, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$25.00

Building and Repairing Railways,
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Building and Repairing Railways,

By Kirkman, Marshall M.

New York and Chicago: World Railway Publishing Company, 1903. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 669 pages with index plus advertising, illustrated with numerous drawings. A supplement to Kirkman's twelve volume master work. Green boards with half leather, gilt titles and bands on spine, marbled page edges. Some wear and scratching of leather, corners and spine ends bumped, green cloth is scuffed, spotted and edge worn, former owner's name and address stamped on front fixed end paper, a little spotting and some light tanning of interior pages, binding tight.

$45.00

Blondes and Brunets
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Blondes and Brunets

By Blackford, Katherine M. H., edited by Arthur Newcomb

New York: The Review of Reviews Company, 1916. First edition thus. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 54 pages. Written by the creator of a science that claimed to determine the character of a person by observing his physical and mental qualities. Green cloth binding with brown titles and decorations on front cover and spine. Spine faded and darkened, some edge wear, staining, corners and spine ends bumped, spotting, interior pages tanning with a little foxing, binding tight.

$15.00

The Social Contract
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The Social Contract

By Ardrey, Robert

New York: Atheneum, 1970. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. Ardrey, Berdine. 405 pages, indexed with black and white illustrations. The controversial author with a thesis that challenges the concept that all men are created equal. Handsome brown cloth binding with author's name imprinted in gold on front cover and gold titles and blue bands on spine, gray end papers, red top edge. Cover is in excellent condition with very little edge wear, slight bumping to corners and spine ends. Interior pages clean and bright and book looks as if it might never have been read, binding tight. Illustrated light green dust jacket with green and red titles shows some shelf wear and scrubbing with some soiling, spine darkened with some worming at top and bottom with surface loss, worming along jacket folds, not price clipped.

$10.00

Male Sexual Performance
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Male Sexual Performance

By Julty, Sam

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1975. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good +/Good. 353 pages. Ex-library. A candid and open book about impotence in men, with interview with men that have dealt with the problem and with women and doctors. Red cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Dust jacket is fastened to book, but cover looks to be in good condition with minor edge wear, a little bumping of corners and spine ends, gilt still bright, library stamps on front free end paper, library ink notations on copyright page and facing, library stamps on back end papers. Mylar covered white dust jacket with multicolored titles on front cover and spine looks a little tanned and darkened, spotted, light edge wear, not price clipped.

$12.00

After a Hundred Years
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After a Hundred Years

By Stefferud, Alfred, Editor

Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 688 pages with index, illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and charts. Foreword by Orville L. Freeman, Secretary of Agriculture. Title refers to the 100 year existence of the Department of Agriculture. Quarter blue cloth over decorative boards, tan titles on spine, illustrated end papers. Some edge wear, particularly at spine edges, corners and spine ends bumped, minor spotting of cover, interior pages bright, binding tight.

$10.00

Farm Fever
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Farm Fever

By Baker, Jerry and Dan Kibbie

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. 276 pages with index, illustrated with a few small drawings. Advice on buying the perfect land to turn farming dreams into reality and on how to make the reality work for you. Vivid green binding with blindstamped plow on front cover and copper titles on spine. Cover is in very good condition with minor bumping of spine ends and corners, a little discoloration of end papers, interior pages bright, binding tight. Light tan illustrated dust jacket with red and black titles on front cover and spine is faded at spine with some soiling, small holes at edges and folds, edge wear, scuffs, remains of old price sticker on front cover, crease in back cover, short tear at top of spine, not price clipped.

$12.00

1904 Handbook of Gasoline Cars
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1904 Handbook of Gasoline Cars

By Purdy, Ken

Chelsea House Publishers, 1969. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 83 pages, printed mostly on one side, with black and white illustrations of early automobiles and descriptions in two-color red and white. Red cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine, red end papers. Cover darkened, spotted and scratches, some edge wear, gilt faded, corners and spine ends heavily bumped, stamped "H" on front free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight, a little staining along upper edge of back end papers.

$10.00

Our Sex Life
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Our Sex Life

By Kahn, Fritz; Translated from the German into English by George Rosen

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947. Second edition, revised. Hardcover. Good +/good. 459 pages, illustrated with black and white and color plates. Translated by George Rosen. A complete sex manual, covering everything up to diseases and reflecting the morals and attitudes of a changing world. Maroon cloth binding with gilt titles and bands on front cover and spine, blue top-edge. Very light shelf wear, one small spot on front cover, corners and spine ends bumped, page edges a little spotted, a few page corners creased, interior pages very lightly tanned, former owner's name and address with 1940 date on front end papers. Light tan dust jacket with dark blue or black titles on front cover and spine is tanned with a few creases, no tears, small chips and creases in edges, pencil markings at top of inner fold, not price clipped.

$11.00

The Modern Steam Car and Its Background
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The Modern Steam Car and Its Background

By Derr, Thomas S.

Los Angeles, California: Floyd Clymer, 1934. Revised. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 148 pages with advertisements, plus blank memo pages, illustrated with black and white photographs. Written in 1932 and revised in 1934, this history of steam powered vehicles is supplemented by an article on Historical Steam Cars by Floyd Clymer. Bright yellow illustrated wraps with black titles on front cover and spine, $2.00 original price. Spine just a little faded, reading crease by spine and one black stain at bottom of front cover near spine, minor spotting and very light edge wear, interior pages a little tan but clean, binding tight, smudge on back free end paper..

$12.00

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