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cover of Bibliotheca Accipitraria. A Catalogue of Books Ancient & Modern Relating to Falconry. London: Quaritch, 1891. R

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(London),: The Holland Press,, 1977.. xxviii,289pp. 8vo (15 x 23 cm.). Original cloth. With a frontispiece and 25 plates. ¶ First published by Quaritch in 1891. This work is the only bibliography in English relating to falconry. Books in over 20 languages are catalogued (378 references), all with extensive and illuminating notes. This is a photomechanical reprint of 1977,… Read more
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Montreal & London,: McGill-Queen's University Press,, 1969.. xli, 792 pp. Thick 4to (23,5 x 29 cm.). Original red buckram (very slightly soiled). Title printed in red and black ¶ A facsimile reprint of the original edition of 1929, with important new 6 page prologue by L.G. Stevenson, and 6 pages of addenda and corrigenda. Garrison & Morton, 6772: "This… Read more
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cover of Handbuch der Bücherkunde für die ältere Medicin zur Kenntnis der griechischen, lateinischen und arabischen Schriften im ärztlichen Fache und zur bibliographischen Unterscheidung ihrer verschiedenen Ausgaben, Uebersetzungen und Erläuterungen. Zweite umgearb. und verm. Auflage

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Leipzig,: Leopoald Voss,, 1841.. xxi, [i0, 434 pp. Small 8vo (13,5 x 21 cm.). Original black buckram. ¶ Good copy of the reprint edition, München, 1926. All published. Garrisonn & Morton, 6753: "This is one of the best check list of the printed works of the older medical writers..."The first edition appeared in 1828.
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cover of Heirs of Hippocrates. The Development of Medicine in a Catalogue of Historic Books in the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, the University of Iowa. Third edition

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Iowa City,: University of Iowa Press,, 1990.. xxi, [i, blank], 107, [i] pp. Thick 4to (22 x 29 cm.). Publisher's grey buckram with coloured dust-jacket (slightly damaged). With numerous illustrations (some coloured) taken from ancient book illustrations. ¶ Last and best edition of this classic reference work. Garrison and Morton 6786.35: "Describes with detailed historical notes of 2300… Read more
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cover of BIBLIOTHECA MEDICA NEERLANDICA. Catalogus librorum quos collegit Societas Neerlandica ad promovendam artem medicam ... Catalogus van de bibliotheek der Nederlandsche Maatschappij tot Bevordering der Geneeskunst, in bruikleen vereenigd met de  bibliotheek der Universiteit van Amsterdam

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Amsterdam ,: Internationaal Antiquariaat (Menno Hertzberger) et al.,, 1930-1980.. 3 volumes, xvi, 659; xii, 286; x, 490 pp. Large 4to (24 x 30 cm.). With 22 plates (some coloured), 12 portaits and 5 text illustrations. ¶ A complete set of this magnificent, classified and chronological arranged, catalogue of the Library of the Dutch Society for… Read more
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cover of BIBLIOTHECA MEDICA NEERLANDICA. Catalogus librorum quos collegit Societas Neerlandica ad promovendam artem medicam [1849-1930] ... Catalogus van de bibliotheek der Nederlandsche Maatschappij tot Bevordering der Geneeskunst, in bruikleen vereenigd met de  bibliotheek der Universiteit van Amsterdam

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Amsterdam ,: Internationaal Antiquariaat (Menno Hertzberger),, 1930.. xvi, 659; pp. Large 4to (24 x 30 cm.). Original blue publisher's buckram. With plates (some coloured), portaits and text illustrations. ¶ A magnificent, classified and chronological arranged, catalogue - comprising avout 22000 entries - of the Library of the Dutch Society for the Advancement of Medicine… Read more
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cover of Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (Natural History)

Catalogue of the books, manuscripts, maps and drawings in the British Museum (Natural History)

by Britis Museum (Natural History).-- WOODWARD, B.B. & A.C. TOWNSEND (a.o., compilers)

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London,: Printed by Order of the Trustees,, 1903-1940.. Reprint edition, Wheldon & Wesley & J. Cramer, 1964. 8 volumes of which 3 supplements, about 4000 pages. 4to (20 x 28 cm.). Original dark blue buckram (spine very slightly spickled). ¶ A very good and complete set of this monumental reference source, being an author/title catalogue of one of… Read more
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cover of Catálogo descriptivo de los Libros impresos en la ciudad de Salamanca en el Siglo XVI existentes en la Biblioteca Pública de Guadalajara

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Mexico,: Biblioteca Nacional,, 1961.. 247, [i] pp. 8vo (17 x 23,5 cm.). Original printed wrapper, unopened. With 68 plates. ¶ Detailed and annotated description of 231 16th century Salamanca imprints. Copy with author's autograph dedication.-- (Bibl. Nac. Inst. Bibliografico Mexicana VI).
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cover of Catalogue des thèses soutenues devant l'Ecole de Pharmacie de Paris 1815-1889. Avec une préface de M. G(ustave) Planchon. [Bound with:] Paul DORVEAUX, Catalogue des thèses de pharmacie soutenues en province depuis la création des écoles de pharmacie jusqu'à nos jours (1803-1894); suivi d'un appendice au "Catalogue des thèses soutenues devant l'Ecole de pharmacie de Paris"

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Paris,: H. Welter,, 1891-1894.. Two volumes in one: viii,74, [ii]; 117, [i] pp. 8co (16 x 25 cm.). Contemporary half blue cloth over marbled boards, spine gilt lettered. With 2 fine folded facsimiles ("La Synthèse de Cheradame & de Claude-Joseph Geoffroy"). ¶ A rare and magnificent piece of French pharmaceutical history and bibliography. With indexes on author and subjects.… Read more
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cover of Het Nederlandse Boek 1892-1906 -  The Dutch Book 1892-1906 (Samengesteld door - Compiled by Paula Smits)

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Utrecht,: Universeiteitsmuseum,, 1965.. [148] pp. 8vo oblong (14 x 19 cm.). Original printed wrappers (slightly soiled). With about 270 illustrations of Dutch Art Nouveau book bindings. ¶ Exhibition catalogue of books from the property of the J.L. Beijers, auctioneers and booksellers. Introduction by Ernst Braches. 287 entries, with index on author, artist and publisher. This is the compiler's own… Read more
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cover of BIBLIOGRAPHIA PHYSIOLOGICA 1893-1894. Repertoire des Travaux de Physiologie de l'Annee 1893-1894 classe d'apres la Classification Décimale ... Avec la collaboration de MM. Athanasiu, J. Carvallo et Dupuy

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Paris,: Alcan,, 1894. [iv], iv, 184 leaves, printed at one side only. Small 8vo (13 x 20 cm.). Modern blind wrappers, uncut & unopened. ¶ A publication of the "Concilium Bibliographicum".-- (Paper age toned).
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cover of Bibliotheca Vinaria. A bibliography of books and pamphlets dealing with Viticulture, Wine-Making, Distillation, the management, sale, taxation, use and abuse of wines and spirits

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Lond,: Grant Richards Ltd.,, (1913).. viii, 339, [i] pp. 8vo (16 x 23 cm.). Original publisher's buckram. ¶ Reprint edition, Mansfield, Martino, 1999. A very good copy of this classic.
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cover of Incunabula Scientifica et Medica. Short title list

Incunabula Scientifica et Medica. Short title list

by KLEBS, Arnold Carl (1870-1943)

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1938.
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Bruges,: St. Catherine Press,, 1938.. [vi], 359, [i, blank] pp. 8vo (16 x 23 cm.). Original cloth. ¶ Osiris. Studies on the History and Philosophy of Science.. Edited by George Sarton, vol. IV, part 1. Reprint edition Mansfield, Martino (1999). Garisson & Morton 6776 (for the original edition of 1938). The work lists 1000 incunabula in 3000 different editions.
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cover of Bibliotheca Medico-Chirurgica et Anatomico-Physiologica. Alphabetische Verzeichnis der medizinischen, chirurgischen, geburtshülflichen, anatomischen und physiologischen Bücher, welche vom Jahre 1750 bis zu Ende des Jahres 1847 in Deutschland erschienen sind. Sechste gänzlich umgearbeitete Auflage der "Bibliotheca medico-chirurgica" von Enslin

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Leipzig,: Wilhelm Engeklmann,, 1848.. viii, 734, [ii] pp. 8vo (15 x 23 cm.). Contemporary half calf, spine richly gilt decorated (joints partly slightly worn and slightly rubbed; corners slightly bumped). ¶ Last and best of an indispensable and valuable work of reference.--(As usual with Engelmann's publication, scattered browning and foxing throughout the volume).
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cover of L'Oeuvre de Claude Bernard. Introduction par M. Duval; Notices par E. Renan, P. Bert & A. Moreau; Table Alphabétique et Analyti que des Oeuvres complètes Claude Bernard par Roger de la Coudraie; BIBLIOGRAPHIE des Travaux Scientifiques. Mémoires, Lectures et Communications aux Académies et Sociétés savantes par G. Malloizel

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Paris,: Balliète,, 1881.. viii, [ii], 384, [ii] & [vi catalogue] pp. 8vo. Original printed wrappers (slightly soiled and worn), uncut. With an oval portrait of Bernard after a photograph of Trinquart (photoglyptie Lemercier) The original edition of the Complete bibliography of the work of the "Father of modern experimental Physiology". Première edition. Importante bibliographie des travaux de Cl.Bernard.
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cover of Manuel du Librarie et de l'Amateur de Livres, Contenant: 1. Un Noueveau Dictionnaire Bibliographie... 2. Une Table en forme de Catalogue Raisonné... 5eme édition originale entièrement refondue et augmentée d'un tiers par l'auteur

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Paris,: Borbon-Ainé,, (1860-1880).. 8 volumes: [iv], xlvi, 1902 (columns), [v]; [iv], 1848 (columns), [iv]; [iv], 1984 (columns), [iv]; [iv], 1476 (columns), [vi]; [iv], 1800 (columns), [iv]; [iv], 1778 (columns), [v]; xv, [i], 1138 (columns), [vii]; [iv], 1226 (colums), [vii] pp. (thus a total of 6,708 pages). Uniformly bound in contemporary half red chagrin (shagreen), spine with raised bands, in… Read more
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cover of Catalog der medicinisch-chirurgischen Landesbibliothek zum Gemeingebrauch der Aerzte, Wundärzte, Thierärzte und Apotheker des Herzogthums Altenburg

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Altenburg,: Hofbuchdruckerei,, 1856.. xx, 239, [i] pp. 8vo (14 x 22,5 cm.). Original printed wrappers (dust soiled), uncut and unopened. In 1796, the Duce of Altenburg, Ernst II and his minister Thümmel ordered measures to improve the conditions of the poor, established health care for the poor, and a hospital was build (1802). The promising young Dr. Wilhelm Hagen… Read more
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cover of Catalogue 46. A choice collection of Old and Rare Spanish and Portuguese Books on Medicine & Surgery

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Oxford,: A. Rosenthal,, (n.d. ca. 1950). 12 pp. 8vo (14 x 21,5 cm.). Original printed wrappers (staples slightly rusty). Very accurated description of 198 books and papers with their prices. Many of the items are "introuvable" today. Rosenthal was one of the great British antiquarian booksellers of the past.
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cover of CATALOGUE des Livres de Fonds de la Librairie Adrien Delahaye... Anatomie, Physiologie, Medecine, Chirurgie, etc

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Paris,: Delahaye,, 1874.. 48 pp. 8vo. Modern wrappers. Delahaye was one of the more important scientific publishers of 19th century France. This catalogue has over 900 entries. To name but a few authors: Bazin, Bayle, Becquerel, Charcot, Fournier, Ch. Robin, Van Heurck, Velpeau, Wecker, etc. --(Partly stained).
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cover of The Haskell F. Norman Library of Science and Medicine

The Haskell F. Norman Library of Science and Medicine

by [Famous book collections].- NORMAN, Haskell F. (collector), CHRISTIE'S (bookseller)

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1998.
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New York,: Christie's,, 1998.. 3 volumes: 263, [v]; 475, [v]; 411, [iii] pp. Large 4to (22 x 27,4 cm.). Original illustrated boards. Profusely illustrated with plates and illustrations, chiefly in colour. ¶ Auction catalogue of the extraordinary library of rare books in the history of science and medicine collected by Dr. Haskell Norman, one of the finest of its… Read more
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