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Elements de Medecine Operatoire

By Alphonse Dubrueil

Paris: F. Savy Libraire Editeur, 1875. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.5 x 7.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Quarter red leather with marbled boards. Slight wear to board edges. Good solid bindings. Some light foxing to text. Previous owner's name to title page. From the private library of Dr. John Kirkup, orthopaedic surgeon and renowned surgical historian, with his label to front pastedown endpaper and a few pencilled notes. Rare. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Hardback. Printed pages: 908

$143.21

Essai sur L'Amenorrhee, ou Suppression du Flux Menstruel

By Antoine-Ahanase Royer-Collard

Paris: Gabon, 1802. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5 x 8 inches (12.5 x 20.5 cm). Later grey paper covered boards. Light foxing to half title page and last contents page, otherwise excellent. Dissertation of Royer-Collard, best known for treating the Marquis de Sade during his 11 years at the Charenton Mental Asylum. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 149

$171.85

Conseils aux Femmes de Quarante-Cinq a Cinquante ans, ou Conduite a Tenir Lors de la Cessation des Regles

By John Fothergill / Philippe Petit-Radel (Trans.)

Paris: Gabon, 1799. 2nd Edition . Very Good. 5 x 8 inches (12.5 x 20.5 cm). Later grey paper covered boards. Some browning and light foxing to a few pages. French language edition of Fothergill's 'Of the Management Proper at the Cessation of the Menses' originally published in 1776. Rare. WorldCat locates 2 copies of the 1788 1st French edition and 5 copies of this 2nd edition. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 48

$214.82

Traitment des Fractures par le Massage et la Mobilisation

By Just Lucas-Championniere

Paris: Rueff et Cie , 1895. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7.75 x 9.5 inches (20 x 24 cm). Full leather binding with fading and slight wear to boards, corners bumped and worn. Good solid binding. Foxing to page edges and first and last few pages, scattered light foxing to text. Lucas-Championniere, eminent French surgeon, was one of the first to adopt the principles of Listerism. He wrote the first authoritative work on antiseptic surgery and introduced antisepsis into France. Rare. Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xxi, 564

$286.42

Atlas D'Anatomie Topographique

By O. Schultze / Paul Lecene

Paris: Bailliere et Fils, 1905. 1st French Edition . Very Good. 8.25 x 10.5 inches (21 x 25 cm). Green buckram binding. A few small marks to board. Spine faded and slightly worn to ends. Light foxing to page edges, occasional spotting to text. 22 colour plates plus 89 further illustrations, many of these also coloured. Originally published in Germany in 1903. This is the first French language edition. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.05; Oceania £22.25; Rest of World £20.60. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 179

$78.77

Des Accidens et des maladies qui Surviennent a la Cessation de la Menstruation

By Jean-Baptiste P. Chouffee

Paris: Croullebois, 1802. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 8 inches (12.5 x 20.5 cm). Later grey paper covered boards. Light foxing to text, tape repair to page5/6. A rare medical school dissertation/thesis. WorldCat locates 7 copies. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 56

$93.09

L'Orthopedie Indispensable aux Praticiens

By F. Calcot

Paris: A. Maloine, 1910. 3rd Edition . Good Plus. 7.25 x 9.25 inches (18 x 23.5 cm). Grey buckram binding with foxing to spine, light marking to boards. Foxing to page edges and first and last few pages, occasional spotting to text. Good solid binding. . Overall condition is Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.45; Oceania £24.80; Rest of World £22.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 781

$85.93

Lecons du C.en Boyer sur Les Maladies des Os, Redigees et un Traite Complet de Ces Maladies par Anth. Richerand
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Lecons du C.en Boyer sur Les Maladies des Os, Redigees et un Traite Complet de Ces Maladies par Anth. Richerand

By Alexis Boyer / Anthony Richerand

Paris: Migneret, 1803. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Complete with 2 volumes bound as one. Recent brown buckram spine with original marbled board. Leather tips to boards with wear and loss to leather. Specked page edges. Good solid binding. Some scattered light foxing. Complete with all 3 folding plates in very clean condition. Final plate is bound in upside down. Previous owner's name in contemporary ink to upper margin of first page of introduction. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 262

$358.03

Nouveaux Elements de Medecine Operatoire
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Nouveaux Elements de Medecine Operatoire

By Alf.-A.-L.-M. Velpeau

Bruxelles: Societe typographique Belge, 1840. 5th Edition . Very Good. 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25.5 cm). Complete two volume set (however lacking the atlas volume.) Green blind stamped cloth bindings. Stamps to front and rear endpaper in both volumes (Finnish Medical Association). Good solid bindings. Some patches of foxing, otherwise in clean condition throughout. Some illustrations within the text. French language. Garrison Morton 5592 (1832 1st French Ed.): In its time this was the most comprehensive work on operative surgery in France; it contains some useful historical information. The first English translation appeared in New York, 1835. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £17.65; Oceania £26.60; Rest of World £24.30. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 606 + 644

$429.63

Precis de Chirurgie Infantile
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Precis de Chirurgie Infantile

By T. Piechaud

Paris: Octave Doin, 1900. 1st Edition . Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm). Beige cloth binding. A little bumping to corners of boards. Front endpaper joint cracked and strained, but held by cords. A couple of page gatherings are slightly loose but fully attached. Many of the pages have a light crease to upper corner. Some occasional spotting to text and plates. French text. Scarce. Overall condition is Good. Hardback. Printed pages: ii, 832

$57.28

Atlas de Radiographie: Chirurgie Infantile et Orthopedique
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Atlas de Radiographie: Chirurgie Infantile et Orthopedique

By P. Redard et F. Laran

Paris: Masson et Cie, 1900. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 8.5 x 11.75 inches (21.5 x 30 cm). Maroon cloth binding with bevelled board edges. Flecking and marking to covers, wear to ends of spine and corners of boards. Good solid binding. Light browning to pages. Some scattered light foxing, 48 plates in total. French text. A rare work from the formative years of radiology. Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 118

$286.42

Diagnostic et Traitement des Tumeurs de L'Abdomen et du Bassin
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Diagnostic et Traitement des Tumeurs de L'Abdomen et du Bassin

By J. Pean

Paris: V. Adrien Delahaye et Cie Editeurs, 1880. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Quarter maroon pebbled cloth with marbled boards. Slight chipping to board edges. Stamps to both endpapers (Finnish Medical Association). Good solid binding. One page is torn with old tissue repair, very clean text throughout. French text. First volume only. Complete in itself, further volumes were published in 1885, 1895 and 1899. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 1180

$121.73

Du Pincement des Vaisseaux Comme Moyen D'Hemostase: Lecons Extraites du second volume des cliniques chirurgicales
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Du Pincement des Vaisseaux Comme Moyen D'Hemostase: Lecons Extraites du second volume des cliniques chirurgicales

By Jules-Emile Pean

Paris: Libraire Germer-Bailliere , 1877 / 1875. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). Red cloth binding. Splits to cloth on edges of spine, stain to top edge of front board, staining to top edge of pages to latter half of book. Foxing to text. Previous owner's label to front pastedown endpaper. French text. First edition of Pean's treatise on the use of hemostatic forceps (hemostat), which he had invented in 1868. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 68

$121.73

Chirurgie de la Tete et du Cou

By Lenormant et Pierre Brocq

Paris: Masson et Cie, 1923. 6th Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Green flexible cloth binding. A couple of marks to covers, very slight wear to head of spine. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. French language. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 338, 48

$27.21

Precis de Pathologie Chirurgicale: (Complete four volume set)
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Precis de Pathologie Chirurgicale: (Complete four volume set)

Paris: Masson et Cie, 1914. 2nd Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Complete four volume set. Decorated green cloth binding. Slight creasing and bumping to covers, rubbing and slight wear to ends of spine, a few marks to page edges. Good solid bindings, clean text throughout. French language. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 1112 + xii, 1068 + xviii, 1161 + xiii, 889

$157.53

Memoire sur le Traitement des Fractures en General par le Bandage Amidonne

By Louis-Joseph Seutin

Antwerp: J.B. Heirstraeten, 1837. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Later cloth binding retaining original wraps mounted on card. Original front wrap has large section of loss to edges and old inscription to upper margin. Light browning to pages and a few occasional spots of foxing to text. The engraved plate has two inconspicuous tears with old repairs to reverse. Previous owner's label to front pastedown endpaper. First edition of Seutin's treatise on the use of starched bandages with splits to heal fractures. An important precursor to the plaster of Paris casts developed in the 1850's and still in use today. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 67

$429.63

Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut
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Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut

By L'Abbe Prevost D'Exiles / Hofer (Illust.)

Paris: Guy le Prat, 1946. 1st Edition Thus . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.25 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Dust jacket: Original glassine jacket, slight chipping to ends of spine, otherwise excellent. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Limited edition No. 1560 of 1700 copies printed on velin aquarelle. Illustrated wraps and colour plates in first class condition throughout. French language. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 218

$34.37

Massenet: Sa Vie - Ses Oeuvres. Suivi d'une etude sur Marc Delmas 1885-1931
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Massenet: Sa Vie - Ses Oeuvres. Suivi d'une etude sur Marc Delmas 1885-1931

By Marc Delmas / Raoul Follerau

Paris: Jeune Academie, 1932. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 7.5 inches (14 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Original glassine jacket in excellent condition . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Card wraps, creases to top corner of rear cover. Browning to pages, many pages unopened gift inscription from the author's wife to front free endpaper. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 250

$42.96

Histoire des Religions ou Ordres Militaires de L'Eglise, et des Ordres de Chevalerie: [History of Religions, or Military Orders of the Church, and Orders of Chivalry]
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Histoire des Religions ou Ordres Militaires de L'Eglise, et des Ordres de Chevalerie: [History of Religions, or Military Orders of the Church, and Orders of Chivalry]

By Jean Hermant

Rouen: Jean Baptiste Besongne, 1698. 1st Edition . Very Good. 3.75 x 6.75 inches (10 x 17 cm). Full calf leather binding, spine has five raise bands and gilt decoration to compartments, lacking title label. Slight wear to ends of spine, heavy dent with tear to bottom of rear board. Single worm hole affecting rear board and lower margin of most pages. Small loss to lower corner of page 342. Printed in red and black to half title, title page and dedication and preface pages. Engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper [Rev. Daniel Augustus Beaufort]. Horizontal crease to front free endpaper and half title page and corner of one page of text. Very clean text throughout, numerous illustrations of chivalric symbols. French language. The rare first edition. . Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 26, 422, 10, 2

$358.03

Discours De la Servitude Volontaire ou le Contre-Un [SIGNED]

By Etienne de la Boetie

Paris: Societe Litteraire de France, 1922. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good/Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Signed by Author. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Limited edition, one of 8 copies printed for members of the Societe Litteraire de France. Signed by Jean Variot. Rare. Unbound as issued. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 59

$64.44

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