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FIFTY YEARS A SURGEON - The Sensational Life Story of a Great Doctor
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FIFTY YEARS A SURGEON - The Sensational Life Story of a Great Doctor

By Morris, Robert T.

New York: Signet Books - New American Library, 1955. (v) 237 pp. Signet Key KS329. Edge and corner wear with some rubbing on the front cover and minor creasing on the spine; store stamped. The Contents are: Introduction; Youth and the Call to Medicine; Medical School of the Eighties; Interning at Bellvue; Antisepsis Enters; Technic Advances; Hospitals Become Recognized and Grow; I Decide to Specialize; I Practice Surgery; Teaching; The Fourth Era in Surgery; Appendicitis; Experimental Work; Gland Grafting; The General Practioner; Osteopathy; Fads and Cures; Psychoanalysis and Metaphysics; Sex and Birth Control; Professional Jealousies; Fee Splitting; The Surgeon's Fee; The Red Gods; and The Long Stillwater.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$9.95

HYPNOSIS - Theory, Practice, and Application
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HYPNOSIS - Theory, Practice, and Application

By Rhodes, Raphael H. (foreword by Foster Kennedy)

New York: Gramercy Publishing, 1950. (xiv) 176 pp. Red boards lettered in black on the spine. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Hypnosis - Theory and Application: The Theory of Psychic Relative Exclusion; General Application of Theory; Therapeutic Application - External Control; Therapeutic Application - Self-induced Control: Autohypnosis; Therapeutic Application - Autosuggestion and Subjectively Controlled Slumber; Other Theories. Hypnosis - Technique and Specific Application: Securing Hypnotic Control; Maintaining and Extending Hypnotic Control; Waking the Subject; Specific Application - Hints for the Practioner; and Representative Cases; followed by an index.. Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

THE FLU PANDEMIC AND YOU
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THE FLU PANDEMIC AND YOU

By Lam, Vincent; Lee, Colin (foreword by Margaret Atwood)

Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2006. 344 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Influenza Pandemic: What It Is and Why It Matters; Seasonal Avian and Pandemic Influenza: The Key Links; Will History Repeat Itself - Influenza Pandemics over the Centuries; Phases of a Pandemic: How a Pandemic Comes to Be; Containing the Virus; Making Preparations for Surviving a Pandemic; Things to Do in Everyday Life to Limit the Spread of Influenza; Caring for Others During a Pandemic; The Importance of Animal Health to Human Health; The Race for a Pandemic Vaccine; The Truth About Antiviral Medications; It's Not So Simple: Ethical Dilemmas During an Influenza Pandemic; Practical Problems of an Influenza Pandemic; and Conclusion; followed by an index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

EARL MINDELL'S NEW HERB BIBLE
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EARL MINDELL'S NEW HERB BIBLE

By Mindell, Earl

New York: Simon and Schuster - Fireside Books, 2002. 331 pp. Signed by Earl Mindell on the first blank page. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Subtitled: A Complete Update of the Bestselling Guide to New and Traditional Herbal Remedies - How They Can Help Fight Depression and Anxiety, Improve Your Sex Life, Prevent Illness, and Help Heal You Faster. The Chapters are: What is an Herb; The Hot Hundred; Traditional Favorites; Herbs from Around the World; The Herbal Medicine Cabinet; A Woman's Body; A Man's Body; Anti-Aging Herbs; Looking Good; Aromatherapy; and an index.. Signed by Author. Later Printing. Paperback. Very Good.

$14.95

CIVILIZATION AND ITS DISCONTENTS
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CIVILIZATION AND ITS DISCONTENTS

By Freud, Sigmund (translated by Joan Riviere) (revised and edited by James Strachey)

London: The Hogarth Press, 1979. (xiii) 94 pp. Red boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; sticker ghost on the lower right corner of the front panel; price clipped; no interior markings. This contains: Editorial Note by M. Masud R. Khan; Editor's Introduction; Civilization and its Discontents; List of Abbreviations; Bibliography and Author Index; and General Index.. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

EMERGENCY - True Stories from the Nation's ERs
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EMERGENCY - True Stories from the Nation's ERs

By Brown, Mark (editor) (Jerry Balentine; Tracey Goessel; Keith N. Byler; William Maloney; Randal P. DeFelice; STephen J. Payne; Lawrence M. Linnett; Brenda Hill; Denise Abadie; Barbara Nutini; Richard A. Olyer; Carmen Diaz; Donald Graham; Rhonda L. Perry)

New York: Villard Books - Random House, 1996. (xv) 221 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; price clipped; no interior markings. This contains far too many stories to list them all but some of the highlights are: Trauma Center by Jerry Balentine; The Children of St Barnard's by Tracey Goessel; Evidence Collection in the Emergency Room by Keith N. Byler; Treasure Hunt by William Maloney; Hard to Swallow by Randal P. DeFelice; Please Take a Number by Stephen J. Payne; A Bloody Mess by Lawrence M. Linett; Damsel in Distress by Brenda Hill; Unsafe Sex by Denise Abadie; The Grapes of Wrath by Barbara Nutini; Colostomy by Richard A. Oyler; Doggie Style by Carmen Diaz; Plastic Surgery by Donald Graham; A Little Prick by Michael S. Zbiegien; Communicating in the ER by Rhonda L. Perry; and many, many more.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

FINAL EXIT - The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying
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FINAL EXIT - The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying

By Humphry, Derek (foreword by Betty Rollin)

Eugene, Oregon: The Hemlock Society, 1991. 192 pp. Dark blue boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket. Placed inside the book are an assortment of newspaper articles dealing with this subject. The Chapters are: Foreword by Betty Rollin; Introduction; The Most Difficult Decision; Shopping for the Right Doctor; Beware of the Law; The Hospice Option; The Cyanide Enigma; Death - Hollywood Style; Bizarre Ways to Die; The Dilemma of Quadriplegics; Self Starvation; The Will to Die and Miracle Cures; Storing Drugs; Who Shall Know; Insurance; Will There Be an Autopsy; A Private Affair; Support Groups for the Dying; Letters To Be Written; How Do You Get the Magic Pills; Self-Deliverance Via the Plastic Bag; Going Together; When Is The Time to Die; The Final Act; A Check List; Drug Dosage Table; Footnotes to Drug Dosage Table. PART TWO - Euthanasia Involving Doctors and Nurses; Justifiable Euthanasia; A Doctor's Suicide Machine; Euthanasia by Physicians; Nurses on the Frontline; and Methods Reviewed; followed by Bibliographical Notes; Recommended Further Reading; Appendix A - The Death With Dignity Act; About the Author; About the Hemlock Society; and an Index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

IMAGES OF MAN IN PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH - Essential Psychology
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IMAGES OF MAN IN PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH - Essential Psychology

By Shotter, John

London: Methuen, 1975. 144 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: To Regain Ourselves; The Dual Function of Current Psychological Research; Conceptual Analysis as a Method; Integration and Fragmentation; The Classical View of Science: The Religion of Newton; Psychology as a Moral Science of Action; Agency Indeterminacy and Time; George Kelly and George Mead; Images of Man and Their Function in Human Affairs; and The Human Nature of Human Nature; followed by references and an index.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$9.95

THE MANUAL OF NATURAL THERAPY - A Sussinct Catalog of Complementary Treatments
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THE MANUAL OF NATURAL THERAPY - A Sussinct Catalog of Complementary Treatments

By Olshevsky, Moshe; Noy, Shlomo; Zwang, Moses (with Robert Burger) (foreword by Ted Kaptchuk)

New York: Facts on File, 1989. (xii) 372 pp. Quarter-bound in gray cloth on blue boards; lettered in dark green on the spine; headband. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a short tear and minor associated creasing along the upper edge of the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Alternative Medical Arts - Their Place in Modern Treatment; The Digestive System; Ear Nose and Throat; The Respiratory System; The Circulatory System; Pain and Neurological Disorders; The Skin System; The Reproductive and Urinary Systems; The Immune System and Systematic Diseases; The Eye System; and Psychiatric Disorders; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo.

$24.95

DEVILS, DRUGS AND DOCTORS - The Story of the Science of Healing from Medicine Man to Doctor
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DEVILS, DRUGS AND DOCTORS - The Story of the Science of Healing from Medicine Man to Doctor

By Haggard, Howard W.

New York: Pocket Books, 1946. (xvii) 427 pp. Pocket Book 379. Edge and corner wear with creasing on the covers and spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings. The Chapters are: The Conquest of Death at Birth: Childbirth and Civilization; Sairey Gamps and the Midmen; The Compassion of Peter Chamberlen; A Gentleman with Clean Hands May Carry the Disease. The Story of Anesthesia: In Sorrow Thou Shalt Bring Forth Children. The Progress of Surgery: Making an Anatomy; The Greatest Surgeon. The Passing of Plague and Pestilence: The Black Death; Pestilence and Personal Liberty; Pestilence and Moralists; The Medical Thread in the Moral Snarl. The Healing Art: The Halt the Lamb and the Blind; White Magic and Black; A Drug on the Market; The Turning Point; Toward a Better Civilization. And Medicine Through the Ages: Civilization and Medicine; followed by an index.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Good Only.

$9.95

SCIATICA AND CHYMOPAPAIN
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SCIATICA AND CHYMOPAPAIN

By McCulloch, John A.; Macnab, Ian

Baltimore and London: Williams and Wilkins, 1983. (viii) 225 pp. Blue cloth decorated in red and gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. Light edge and corner wear; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjacket. The Contents are: Preface; Anatomy; Epidemiological Aspectes of a Herniated Nucleus Pulposus; Biological Basis of a Herniated Nucleus Pulposus; Biomechanical Concepts in Herniated Nucleus Pulposus; The Pathogenesis of Sciatica; The Clinical Syndrome of Lumbar Root Compression Due to Disc Rupture; Pain and Disability; Chymopapain - Chemistry and Tissue Reaction; Selection of Patients for Chemonucleolysis; Technique of Chemonucleolysis; Post-Chemonucleolsys Course; and Adverse Reactions to Chymopapain; followed by an Epilogue; Appendix: Patient Preadministration and Discharge Instructions for Chymopapain Injection; and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

THE PREGNANT MALE
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THE PREGNANT MALE

By McQuaig, Jack H. (foreword by Mavis E. Berridge)

Toronto: Hunter Carlyle Publishing, 1982. 111 pp. Blue boards with a white pictorial and white lettering on the front panel; lettered in white on the spine. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few short nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. Male pregnancy has become a national epidemic and is the cause of much ill health. The potbelly is a symptom and a symbol of our modern excesses. Though in appearance the male potbelly resembles pregnancy and is similar in its effect on the stomach muscles, the male anatomy was not designed for such a burden... A negative self-image is only one of the side effects of this condition. The Chapters are: A Word from Our Relations; It's Your Baby; Gone to Pot; A Weighty Problem; Set Goals; A New Self-Image; Shrink It; Starve it; Hold It; Shake It and Burn It; Convert It; Squeeze It; and You Can Do It.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo.

$9.95

A BELLY DANCER'S SLIM DOWN AND SHAPE UP SECRETS
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A BELLY DANCER'S SLIM DOWN AND SHAPE UP SECRETS

By Lebwa

West Nyack, New York: Parker Publishing Company - Reward Books, 1979. 336 pp. Gray boards lettered in lavender on the spine; illustrated with line drawings. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some fading on the spine; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. The Chapters are: How This Book Will Make You Slimmer and Shapelier; How Belly Dancing Can Help You Get Trim and Stay Trim; How to Use the Middle Eastern Way to Lose Pounds Quickly; How You Can Enjoy Delicious Meals That Preserve Health and Beauty; Making Yourself Familiar with Your Body's Needs and Capabilities; The Easy Way to Limber Up and Begin Oriental Dancing; How a Pita a Day Keeps the Pounds and Inches Away; How to Bring Each Part of Your Body to Life in Oriental Dancing; How to Start Yourself on a Pilgrimage to Health and Beauty; How to Enrich Yourself with a Whole New Culture; An Arabian Nights Entertainment; Simple Low Calorie Recipes of Exotic Middle Eastern Dishes; and Keeping the Health and Beauty of an Oriental Dancer All Your Life; followed by an appendix and an index. There are too many recipes here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Hot Yogurt Soup with Meatballs; Yogurt Kebab - Turkish; Tomato Rarebit; Borani - A Pakistani Cocktail; Pineapple Orange Shake; and many more.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

AEQUANIMITAS - With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine
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AEQUANIMITAS - With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine

By Osler, Sir William

New York: McGraw Hill Book Company (x) 451 pp. Burgundy boards decorated in gilt on the spine; headband; burgundy slipcase. Light rubbing on the corners with a bit of fading on the spine; presentation plate on the front pastedown. This book was presented to the graduating doctor by Charles E. Frosst & Co. in 1968 and includes a dropped-in letter of congratulations from James E. Frosst and the Frosst Company. The Contents are: Preface; Aequanimitas; Doctor and Nurse; Teacher and Student; Physic and Physicians as Depicted in Plato; The Leaven of Science; The Army Surgeon; Teaching and Thinking; Internal Medicine as a Vocation; Nurse and Patient; British Medicine in Greater Britain; After Twenty-Five Years; Books and Men; Medicine in the Nineteenth Century; Chauvinism in Medicine; Some Aspects of American Medical Bibliography; The Hospital as a College; On the Educational Value of the Medical Society; The Master-Word in Medicine; The Fixed Period; The Student Life; Unity, Peace and Concord; and L'Envoi; followed by: Bed-side Library for Medical Students.. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

EATING - for Energy and Ecstasy
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EATING - for Energy and Ecstasy

By Ferguson, Lois (preface by Thelma Barer-Stein)

Toronto: Malibu Consulting International, 1999. (xvi) 192 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: BECOMING AWARE - ENERGY ECSTASY AND SCIENCE: Eating for Energy: The Science of Nutrition; The Big Three Energizers; A New Attitude to Eating. Eat More: Fruits Vegetables and Grains; Grains are Great; Phytochemicals Protect You; Fresh or Frozen; How Much is Enough; What About Organic; Are Today's Fruits and Veggies What They Used to Be; What About Pesticides; Are You Practicing Safe Food; From Pickled Pork to Providing Food for the Planet; Farmers Help Protect Our Natural Resources; In 40 Years the World Population Will Double; Hunters and Gatherers Become Farmers. What About Fat: How Much Is Too Much; How Popcorn Became an Eat-less-often Food; What if I Need to Lose Body Fat; Let's Say Something Good About Fat. Nutrition Blast Off: Nutrition Is a Blast - Balanced Lifelong - An Attitude Satisfying Tasty; The Colour of Nutrition; Water Water Everywhere; Four Steps to Becoming Your Own Nutrition Guide. When to Eat and Why: E-asy; A-ppetizing; T-akeout; I-ntervals; N-utrients; G-et Up and Go. Challenges in Making the Best Choices: On the Go - Nutrition in the Kitchen; Whom Can I Trust; What Do I Grab to Get Recharged; What's In It For Me. OBSERVING YOUR SELF - ENERGY ECSTASY AND GUT SENSE: Gut Sense - The Brain in Your Bowels: Sense-ational Facts About You; Your Senses and Your Soul; The Bitter and the Sweet; Your Nose Knows; That Smell Reminds Me of...; Kids and Candy; Chelsea Buns on Saturday Afternoon; Tasty Tidbits; In Good Taste; Science and the Pleasure of Strawberries; Why Do I Love Bananas and You Don't; Symphony of Sounds; Food and Sex - It's All the Same Thing; Wine is Food; Mood and Food; Appetite for Life. Getting a Gut Sense About Eating: Hi - This is Your Gut Talking; Hi - This is Your Heart Talking. A New Food Attitude - Living on the Sensual Side: Learn Have Fun and Lighten Up About Food; Your Body is for Pleasure not Pain; Eat Less and Thoroughly Enjoy the Very Best Quality; Chocolate in a Healthy Diet; Take Time to Luxuriate; Misconceptions; Erin Learns to Choose Her Food; Listening to the Words in Your Head; A Healthy Relationship with Your Body - Healthy Relationship with Your Friends; Everything I Need to Know About Eating I Learned from Tabu; Ten Tips to Help You Create New Food Habits. Stimulating Your Senses: Fantasy Picnic; Subconscious Sensing; Culture Affects Our Food Attitudes; Breakfast of Satisfaction; Slow and Sensual; Pizza Nirvana; Pleasure and Permission; Anticipation and Salvation; Best Bites; Romantic Tastings; Champagne and Caviar; Oysters Anyone; Deep Dark Mystery of Coffee; What's In It for Me. PARTICIPATING - SHARING YOUR ENERGY AND ECSTASY: Healthy Happy Relationships with Your Self and Others: Verbal Vitamins; Loving Language; Powerful Affirmations. Food for Family and Friends: Love is the Secret Ingredient; Cooking Up Good Times; Pleasures of Family Cooking; Socially Satisfying; Focus on People: Keep Food Simple; How Not to Overeat at Parties; Concepts for Caring for Your Health at Holiday Times. Revitalize Your Ecstasy: Tips to Refuel Your Ecstasy. Be a Kid and Play with Your Food: It's OK to Have Fun with Your Food; Go Ahead and Play with Your Food; Food is an Adventure. CONFRONTING PERSONAL CHANGE - YOUR PLAN FOR ENERGY AND ECSTASY: Making Changes: Give up Dieting - for Good; Releasing Outside Influences; You've Got the Power; Making Changes to Last a Lifetime; Plan Ahead for Satisfaction; Surround Yourself with Love; Realistic Goals; When I Fall Off; Keep Track to Get on Track; I Think I Can - I Thought I Could; Obstacles Become Opportunities; Consciously Creating; Three Ps to help You Develop New Habits; Honeys and Hunks. Tools to Help You Make It Work: Choosing Your Tools; Two Dozen and One Tools to Try; The Five Cs to Successful Change; Using the Power of Three to Make It Work. REFLECTING ON NEW HABITS - ENERGY AND ECSTASY FOR LIFE: Your Well Balanced Life: Freedom to Choose from the Buffet of Life; A Balanced Life Tastes Good; Energize Yourself; Say Yes to Yourself; Time-out to Revitalize; Boost Your Immune System; Your Activity Raises Energy and Lowers Stress; Breaking Through Your Exercise Barriers; Your Self Esteem Strategy for Healthy Living; Have Yourself an Energetic Life Full of Ecstasy; Wisdom from Dietitians; and Sources.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

MORE TALES FROM A COUNTRY PRACTICE
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MORE TALES FROM A COUNTRY PRACTICE

By Jackson, Arthur

London: Sphere Books, 1988. 236 pp. Edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. From the days when your doctor went you, you didn't have to go to your doctor. Said Publishing News, "A charming reminiscence written with humour and vitality. Warm, glowing with concern, wonderful." . First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$9.95

EAT FISH LIVE BETTER - How To Put More Fish and Omega-3 Fish Oils Into Your Diet for a Long Healthier Life
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EAT FISH LIVE BETTER - How To Put More Fish and Omega-3 Fish Oils Into Your Diet for a Long Healthier Life

By Fletcher, Anne M. (foreword by Jean Mayer)

New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1989. (xiv) 378 pp. Lavender cloth with a small stamped image of a fish on the front panel; lettered in silver on the spine; headband. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. The Chapters are: PART ONE - The Good News About Fish and Health: Why Eat More Fish; What's So Special about Fish Oils; Zeroing In on Cardiovascular Disease; The Fish Frontier; Why Not Pop a Pill; Facts and Fallacies about the Nutritional Goodness of Fish; The Truth about Pollutants, Pesticides and Poisons in Fish. PART TWO - Selecting, Storing, and Cooking Fish: A Fish Glossary; Stocking the Best Fish the Right Way; Cook It Right; Working from Your Own Recipes; The Eat Fish Recipes. PART THREE - A Program For Weight-Loss and Nutrition:The Eat Fish Diet. Included herein are recipes too numerous to list.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

CRYSTAL ENERGY - Put the Power in the Palm of Your Hand
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CRYSTAL ENERGY - Put the Power in the Palm of Your Hand

By Gold, Gari

Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1987. 114 pp. Oblong trade paperback. Still in the original shrink wrap from the publisher with the original quartz crystal attached to the package. No obvious markings. Crystal healing is an alternative medicine technique that employs stones and crystals which are supposed to have great healing powers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$14.95

KOHILA - The Shaping of an Indian Nurse
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KOHILA - The Shaping of an Indian Nurse

By Carmichael, Amy

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1939. (xii) 187 pp. Followed by a list of illustrations, which is then followed by sepia-toned photographs. Blue cloth with a small gilt pictorial on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; blue edged all round; illustrated endpapers. A bit of wear at the corners of the dustjacket with some darkening around the edges and on the spine; price intact; some aging but no interior markings. Mostly written while the author was in India, the Contents are: Part One: Childhood: Kohila; The Upper Springs and the Nether Springs; Remove Silly Objects; The Cuttle-Fish's Ink Pot; The Nugget; From an Old Preface; Seeds of Song Are Immortal Things; There Arose a Storm and He Arose. Part Two: Girlhood: Carrying Stones and Earth and Sand; About the Pattern; How We Were Helped; Deserve More Rather Than Win More; You Have Come to Learn How to Read; Forgiven from Egypt Even Until Now; The Half Hour; Porana. Part Three: Soldiership: Vocational Training; Rather Like King David; Climbing; Unimpeded Commerce with the Sun; Fallings from Us, Vanishings; Live Loose to Them; Self Discipline, Self Pity; Preparing for the Place of Healing; The Stone Breaker; Through Dimness to Clearness; A Note; Stand Up to the Difficulties of Life; Their King Knew; Must, Must Not; Of One Mind in an House; Send Us to the Seeking Heart; Free Solitude; In Whatsoever Day; God Never Wastes His Servants' Time; The Wheel; The First Baptism in the Hall of Good Tidings; and Lilies.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$29.95

R. G. FERGUSON - Crusader Against Tuberculosis
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R. G. FERGUSON - Crusader Against Tuberculosis

By Houston, C. Stuart

Toronto: Hannah Institute and Dundurn Press, 1991. 155 pp. Beige boards lettered in gilt on the spine; cream coloured endpapers; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. The dustjacket features Portrait of R. G. Ferguson by Nicholas de Grandmaison. Very lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Robert George Ferguson was a leader in North America's fight against tuberculosis. After his appointment as acting medical superintendent of the first provincial sanatorium in Saskatchewan, he became secretary of the Saskatchewan Anti-tuberculosis Commission and began his lifetime campaign against the disease. The Contents are: Foreword; Education; Founding of the Anti-Tuberculosis League; Fort San; Baseline Studies 1921 - 1924; Three Sanatoria; Tuberculosis Among Indians; The Last Decade; Man with a Mission; and Postscript; followed by appendices and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by Nicholas de Grandmaison;. 8vo.

$9.95

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