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VAN SWIETEN'S COMMENTARIES ABRIDGED

by By Dr. Schomberg, of Bath

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Published
1762
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good, full leather (hardcover) leather cracking at hinges
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$125.00

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London: Printed for W. Johnson, 1762. HC. good, full leather (hardcover) leather cracking at hinges. An important medical education book from the mid to late 18th century. Original calf binding with wear, leather cracked at hinges, lacks front free endpaper but nice 1770 bookplate on front pastedown. Only about right 1/3 of original spine label remains. 416pp, index.… Read more
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OTITIC CEREBELLAR ABSCESS - [on cover - Neumann's Cerebellar Abscess]

by Neumann, Heinrich (translated by Richard Lake)

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Published
1909
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good, gray boards (hardcover) edgewear to the boards
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$75.00

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London: H. K. Lewis, 1909. HC. good, gray boards (hardcover) edgewear to the boards. 156pp.
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THE MAN WHO GREW TWO BREASTS: AND OTHER TRUE TALES OF MEDICAL DETECTION

by Roueche, Berton

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Published
1995
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780525939344
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$6.00

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New York: Truman Talley Books/Dutton, 1995. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0525939342 197pp.
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ROSS A. MCFARLAND COLLECTION IN AEROSPACE MEDICINE AND HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING - VOLUME 1 AND VOLUME 2 - [2 Volume Set]

by Hoffman, Mary Ann and Ritchie, Roberta A.

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Published
1987
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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Dayton, OH: Fordham Health Sciences Lib, 1987. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). Volume 1 - CATALOG OF THE LIBRARY, 158 pages; and, Volume 2 - INVENTORY OF THE MANUSCRIPTS, 182 pages.
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THERAPEUTICS OF INFANCY AND CHILDHOOD - THIRD EDITION

by Jacobi, A. (inscribed and signed by)

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Published
1903
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good, maroon cloth (hardcover) light edgewear, signed Jacobi
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$200.00

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Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1903. HC. good, maroon cloth (hardcover) light edgewear, signed Jacobi. 560pp.
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CHIROPRACTIC HEALTH CARE - SECOND EDITION

by Schafer, R. C. (editor)

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Published
1977
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good, light blue cloth (hardcover) owner's address label
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Des Moines, IA: Found. Chiropractic Edu, 1977. HC. good, light blue cloth (hardcover) owner's address label. B&W illustrations. A Conservative Approach to Health Restoration, Maintenance, and Disease Resistance" published by The Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research. Owner's address label on front pastedown. 118pp.
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SPECIFIC MAJORS IN CHIROPRACTIC GROUP "A

by Nemiroff, Harry

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Published
1955
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good red cloth (hardcover) light edgewear
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$25.00

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Bronx, NY: published by the author, 1955. HC. good red cloth (hardcover) light edgewear. B&W illustrations. Errata slip laid in. Owner's name/address rubber stamped on front free endpaper. 49pp.
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SPECIFIC MAJORS IN CHIROPRACTIC GROUP "B

by Nemiroff, Harry

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Published
1956
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good, red cloth (hardcover) light edgewear light cover spotting
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Bronx, NY: published by the author, 1956. HC. good, red cloth (hardcover) light edgewear light cover spotting. B&W illustrations. Light cover wear, owner's name on front free endpaper in ink, some light foxing and krinkle to a couple pages. 73pp.
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THE GENE AGE - GENETIC ENGINEERING AND THE NEXT INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

by Sylvester, Edward J. and Klotz, Lynn C.

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Published
1983
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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9780684179506
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1983. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0684179504 208pp.
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MEDICAL LIFE: VOLUME 35, NUMBER 6, JUNE 1928 - SECOND JACOBI NUMBER

by Robinson, Victor (editor)

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Published
1928
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good, wraps (softcover)
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New York: Medical Life Press, 1928. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 32 pages of captivating ads follow text. p260-306, ads.
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COLLECTANEA JACOBI IN EIGHT VOLUMES - ORIGINAL 8 VOLUME SET - COMPLETE - VOL I, VOL II, VOL III, VOL IV, V, VI, VII & VIII

by Jacobi, A. (edited by William J. Robinson)

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Published
1909
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good, maroon cloth (hardcover) light edgewear to cloth SEE NOTE
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$675.00

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New York: The Critic and Guide Co, 1909. HC. good, maroon cloth (hardcover) light edgewear to cloth SEE NOTE. This set was in a health service library with stamp inside front cover, and spine labels. Light edgewear, and top/bottom of spines. Clean and tight set including: VOL. I: CONTRIBUTIONS TO PEDIATRICS, 445pp; VOL. II: CONTRIBUTIONS TO PEDIATRICS, 646pp;… Read more
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MT. SINAI HOSPITAL REPORTS: VOLUME IV FOR 1903 AND 1904

by Brill, N. E. (edited for the medical board by)

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Published
1905
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good, paper covered boards, black cloth spine (hardcover) NOTE
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New York: Press of Stettiner Bros, 1905. HC. good, paper covered boards, black cloth spine (hardcover) NOTE. B&W illustrations. Black cloth spine is faded, edgewear to boards of this original edition. Bookplate of Dr. Ernst P. Boas. 418pp.
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SIXTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK - JANUARY 1914

by

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Published
1914
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New York: Mount Sinai Hospital, 1914. PB. good, wraps (softcover). 144pp.
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CARDIAC INJURY RESULTING FROM EFFORT OR TRAUMA: CLINICAL & LEGAL ASPECTS

by Boas, Ernst P. (Consulting Physician, Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York City)

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Published
1955
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good, wraps (softcover)
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Ann Arbor, MI: Edwards Brothers, Inc, 1955. PB. good, wraps (softcover). Author was my grandfather. In the 1920s he was the youngest Chief of Staff at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx. One of the first heart specialists, and developer of the EKG machine, his first machine was in my attic when I was a child, but my Dad… Read more
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CATAMOUNT SURGEONS: SURGERY AND SURGICAL EDUCATION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT 1804-2008

by Pilcher, David B., and Curran, Michael G.

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Published
2010
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9781450701709
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University of Vermont, 2010. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 9781450701709 444pp.
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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF DENTISTRY IN AMERICA - VOLUME I and VOLUME II - Original Two Volume Set Complete

by Weinberger, Bernard Wolf

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Published
1948
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very good, maroon cloth (hardcover)
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St. Louis, MO: The C. V. Mosby Company, 1948. HC. very good, maroon cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Volume I: WITH MEDICAL & DENTAL CHRONOLOGY & BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATA, 514pp; and Volume II: WASHINGTON'S NEED FOR MEDICAL AND DENTAL CARE, HOUDON'S LIFE MASK VERSUS HIS PORTRAITURES, 408pp. Bump to bottom corners of Volume I.
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THE INCURABLE WOUND AND FURTHER NARRATIVES OF MEDICAL

by Roueche, Berton

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Published
1957
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) some light rubbing on jacket
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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1957. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) some light rubbing on jacket. Some light rubbing on dustjacket. 177pp.
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HEALTH TRACTS, FOR THE DIFFUSION OF KNOWLEDGE ON THE PRESERVATION OF HEALTH, AND THE LAWS OF THE HUMAN CONSTITUTION

by Dr. Wm. A. Alcott - [William Andrus Alcott 1798-1859 - cousin of Bronson Alcott

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Published
1841
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good, 3/4 leather, marbled boards (hardcover) edgewear
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$225.00

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Boston: George W. Light, 1841. HC. good, 3/4 leather, marbled boards (hardcover) edgewear. A compilation of William Alcott's writings including: Dosing and Drugging; How to Prevent Consumption; City and Country; Right Use of Fruits; Thoughts on Bathing; Breathing Bad Air; Clothing and Temperature; Domestic Poisons; Tight Lacing; Abuses of the Eye; Health in Common Schools; and, Right Use… Read more
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A TREATISE ON THE PHYSIOLOGICAL AND MORAL MANAGEMENT OF INFANCY. FOR THE USE OF PARENTS

by Combe, Andrew

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Published
1845
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good, original brown cloth (hardcover) foxing and edgewear
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$40.00

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New York: William H. Colyer, 1845. HC. good, original brown cloth (hardcover) foxing and edgewear. Tight copy, Foxing throughout, wear top/bottom of spine. 296pp.
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A HISTORY OF THE OPHTHALMOSCOPE

by Rucker, C. Wilbur

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Published
1971
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very good+, green cloth (hardcover) owner's name
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Rochester, MN: Whiting Printers & Stationer, 1971. HC. very good+, green cloth (hardcover) owner's name. B&W illustrations. The invention of the ophthalmoscope initiated the Golden Age of Ophthalmology. 127pp.
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