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SIXTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK - JANUARY 1914

New York: Mount Sinai Hospital, 1914. PB. good, wraps (softcover). 144pp.

$20.00

CLASSIC DESCRIPTIONS OF DISEASE: WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE AUTHORS - SECOND EDITION

By Major, Ralph H.

Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1939. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. No Dustjacket. 727pp.

$15.00

LITERATURE AND MEDICINE: VOLUME EIGHTEEN, NUMBER ONE, SPRING 1999 - WRITERS WITH CHRONIC ILLNESS

By McEntyre, Marilyn Chandler (issue editor)

Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Pr, 1999. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) ABOUT 17 PAGES GREEN HIGHLIGHTING. About 17 pages have a FEW LINES EACH OF LIGHT GREEN HIGHLIGHTING. Minimal, not offensive in this uncommon issue to find. 152pp.

$15.00

MARY PUTNAM JACOBI, M.D.: A PATHFINDER IN MEDICINE WITH SELECTIONS FROM HER WRITINGS AND A COMPLETE BIBLIOGRAPHY

By Jacobi, Mary Putnam - Edited by The Women's Medical Association of New York City

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. HC. good, blue cloth, teg (hardcover) no dustjacket, light edgewear. B&W frontis. No dustjacket, light edgewear. 521pp.

$20.00

THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS OF THE MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL OF NEW YORK: 1852-1952

By Hirsh, Joseph and Doherty, Beka

New York: Random House, 1952. HC. good+, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 364pp.

$12.50

MISSION, MATRIX & MONEY: A TRUE MEDICAL STORY - THE MODERN HISTORY OF ST. VINCENT'S HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER OF NEW YORK

By Ollstein, Ronald N. (signed and warmly inscribed by)

New York: St. Vincent Catholic Med Cen, 2006. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the author. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0977748707 652pp.

$25.00

CARDIAC INJURY RESULTING FROM EFFORT OR TRAUMA: CLINICAL & LEGAL ASPECTS

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

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 gave it to the Smithsonian about 1960. 113pp.

$15.00

CATAMOUNT SURGEONS: SURGERY AND SURGICAL EDUCATION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT 1804-2008

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

University of Vermont, 2010. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 9781450701709 444pp.

$30.00

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF DENTISTRY IN AMERICA - VOLUME I and VOLUME II - Original Two Volume Set Complete

By Weinberger, Bernard Wolf

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.

$75.00

ANNALS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY

By Roueche, Berton (introduction by Alexander D. Langmuir)

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1967. PB. good, wraps (softcover). 307pp.

$75.00

THE INCURABLE WOUND AND FURTHER NARRATIVES OF MEDICAL

By Roueche, Berton

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1957. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) some light rubbing on jacket. Some light rubbing on dustjacket. 177pp.

$25.00

A MAN NAMED HOFFMAN AND OTHER NARRATIVES OF MEDICAL DETECTION

By Roueche, Berton

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1965. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 276pp.

$12.50

ELEVEN BLUE MEN AND OTHER NATTATIVES OF MEDICAL DETECTION

By Roueche, Berton

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1954. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). One Monday morning in September, a ragged old man collapsed on the sidewalk of Manhattan's lower east side. Then a policeman came along. Thinking he had another sick drunk on his hands, the policeman bent over the old man. He was quite surprised to see that the old man's nose, lips, ears and fingers were sky blue.... By that evening eleven blue men were in the hospital, all in a state of shock. Doctors were baffled. And so investigators from the Department of Health, assuming the guise of detectives, were sent out to track down the unknown assailant... 215pp.

$150.00

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

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 of Physicians. NOTE - edgewear to leather, and wear top of spine.

$225.00

A HISTORY OF THE OPHTHALMOSCOPE

By Rucker, C. Wilbur

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.

$60.00

SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS: AN HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE SURGEON'S INSTRUMENTARIUM

By Mueller, Vinzenz

A.S.T.A. Journal Reprint. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations.

$12.50

DINSHAH NATURALIZATION CASE CLEARING CONTESTED CITIZENSHIP

By Ghadiali, Dinshah P.

Malaga, NJ: Dinshah Spectro-Chrome Inst, 1944. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover)_. B&W illustrations. Entertaining Narrative of How a Lawfully Naturalized Citizen of the United States of America, Defeated a Medico-Political Plot to Deprive Him of His Citizenship and Making of Him a 'Man Without A Country'." 88pp.

$40.00

HYPEREMIA AS A THERAPEUTIC AGENT

By Bier, August (authorized translation edited by Dre. Gustavus M. Blech)

Chicago, IL: A. Robertson & Co, 1905. HC. very good, red cloth (hardcover). 239pp.

$10.00

THE ROCKEFELLER INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH: HISTORY, ORGANIZATION AND EQUIPMENT

New York: Rockefeller Inst. Med. Res, 1912. PB. good, wraps (softcover) light wear to covers and some chips. B&W illustrations. 34pp.

$10.00

ANTIQUE HEARING DEVICES

By Bennion, Elisabeth

London: Vernier Press, 1994. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1898825009 This monograph endeavors to show how, before the sophistication of modern electronic aids, the deaf found some help in articles of a rare and beautiful ingenuity. 58pp.

$85.00

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