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Hospital Architecture and Beyond

Hospital Architecture and Beyond

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Life Of Dorothea Lynde Dix

Life Of Dorothea Lynde Dix

by Tiffany, Francis

[drop-title] Marine hospitals. [To accompany bill H. R. No. 403.].

[drop-title] Marine hospitals. [To accompany bill H. R. No. 403.].

by Smith, Francis Ormand Jonathan

[Washington]: Thomas Allen, printer, [1838]. 8vo. 12 pp. January 12, 1838. Mr. Smith, of Maine, from the Committee on Commerce, made the following report: ..." Regulations and appropriations for a proposed system of hospitals for sailors and marines. Government document: 25th Congress, 2d Session. Rep. No. 380. Ho. of Reps. Removed from a nonce volume; stitch holes in inner margin, sometimes touching several letters but not affecting sense of text. Ink numeral in top margin of p. [1]. Foxing. Very... Read more
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$27.50
[drop title] Resolution of the legislature of California, relative to the levying and collecting a tonnage duty for hospital purposes. May 19, 1852. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, and ordered to be printed.

[drop title] Resolution of the legislature of California, relative to the levying and collecting a tonnage duty for hospital purposes. May 19, 1852. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, and ordered to be printed.

by California. Legislature

[Washington], 1852. 8vo. 2 pp.. The California legislature instructs the state's U.S. Senators to urge Congress to pass laws granting the state legislature authority to collect a tonnage tax for the purpose of erecting and maintaining hospitals to house the growing number of sick passengers arriving at the state's ports of entry. Government document: 32d Congress, 1st Session. Senate. Ex. Doc. No. 90. Removed from nonce volume; inner margin a little irregular. Toned.
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Sick and disabled seamen. [To accompany bill H.R. No. 631].

Sick and disabled seamen. [To accompany bill H.R. No. 631].

by United States. Congress. House

Washington: Ritchie & Heiss, [1847]. 8vo. 6 pp. Mr. Seaman, on leave to introduce a bill "for the benefit of sick and disabled seamen," presents to the House the following communication from Dr. Ruschenberger, the surgeon of the United States naval hospital at New York..." Government document: House document (United States. Congress. House); 29th Congress, 2nd session, no. 58. Removed from a nonce volume. Title-page with early inked numeral in upper margin.
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$35.00
Sixty-fifth annual report of the  South Carolina Lunatic Asylum for the fiscal year 1887-88.

Sixty-fifth annual report of the South Carolina Lunatic Asylum for the fiscal year 1887-88.

by South Carolina Lunatic Asylum

Columbia, SC: James H. Woodrow, state printe, 1888. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 89 pp. Data on patients is given for white males, colored males, white females, colored females with specifics about nature of mental problem, probable cause, duration, and if patient has died, cause of death. In the matter of disbursement of funds for the operation of the hospital and the care and feeding of the patients, the report gives the name of every person receiving money, the sum, and nature of the payment. Supplements at... Read more
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$200.00
To Her most Excellent Maj.ty Queen Caroline, this Perspective View of the Royal Hospital at Greenwich is humbly inscribed by Her Majesty's most Dutiful Subject Thomas Lawranson

To Her most Excellent Maj.ty Queen Caroline, this Perspective View of the Royal Hospital at Greenwich is humbly inscribed by Her Majesty's most Dutiful Subject Thomas Lawranson

by LAWRANSON, Thomas

London: John Boydell. unbound. Engraving in two parts. Joined sheet measures 54" x 20".<br/><br/> This circa 1770 perspective view by Thomas Lawranson shows the Royal Hospital of Greenwich in London. The view, in two sheets, shows the elegant building of the Royal Hospital (now the Old Royal Naval College) in Palladian style architecture. Several figures are seen within the large central court and the grounds, including men, women, and wounded men on crutches.<br><br>In... Read more
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$1,500.00
Retracing old Red Cross trails in France.

Retracing old Red Cross trails in France.

by Gottlieb, Theodore D

[Newark, NJ: De Witt Press], 1926. 12mo. 12 pp., illus. Reprinted from the "Red Cross Courier" through the courtesy of Edward M. McKey, Post. No. 925, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Includes some interesting photos. Original printed wrappers.
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Fourth biennial report of the Board of Trustees and Officers of the Minnesota Hospital for Insane ... located at St. Peter and Second Minnesota Hospital for Insane ... located at Rochester, to the governor of the State of Minnesota. For the biennial period ending July 31, 1886.

Fourth biennial report of the Board of Trustees and Officers of the Minnesota Hospital for Insane ... located at St. Peter and Second Minnesota Hospital for Insane ... located at Rochester, to the governor of the State of Minnesota. For the biennial period ending July 31, 1886.

by Board of Trustees of the Minnesota Hospitals for the Insane

Minneapolis: Pioneer Press Co., 1886. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 138 pp. Statistics on equipment, food, machinery, tools, livestock, buildings, and patients, including the types of mental illnesses, place of birth, age, cause of death, etc. The data on occupations of the patients is very interesting: the greatest numbers were for housewives, domestics, laborers' wives, and farmers. Original printed wrappers, short tears in upper margin of some leaves. Very good.
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The hospital workers: "The best contract anywhere"? Inside the hospital workers' union

The hospital workers: "The best contract anywhere"? Inside the hospital workers' union

by Langer, Elinor

Boston: New England Free Press, 1971. 15p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, old price label, otherwise very good. "This article originally printed as the second of two parts in The New York Review of Books, vol. xvi, no. 10, Jun 3, 1971.
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This... or this? Vote yes, May 27, Proposition F.

This... or this? Vote yes, May 27, Proposition F.

Los Angeles, CA: n.pub, 1947. Single 8.5x11 inch sheet, printed one side, edgeworn with yellowing areas else good condition. B&W photos of a "wild west" style rundown health department office, as contrasted with a state-of-the-art facility. Calls for the construction of a receiving hospital. Issuing entity unstated, though the handbill was in a file of papers related to the H. Claude Hudson campaign from the same year, and Hudson was a vocal advocate of Prop. F.
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Unions and hospitals: a working paper

Unions and hospitals: a working paper

by Transfusion

Somerville, MA: Transfusion, 1974. 40p., staplebound pamphlet, 8.5x11 inches, edgeworn, sun-faded along spine, else good condition.
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No to the two-tier! Dump the sell-out contract! [handbill]

No to the two-tier! Dump the sell-out contract! [handbill]

Emeryville, CA: Marxist-Leninist Party, SF Bay Area Branch, 1986. 8.5x11 inch handbill, fold-creased. Issued during the strike by SEIU Local 250 representing hospital workers at Kaiser.
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Ospedali; note preliminari all'impostazione di un progetto di ospedale a cura di Franco Moretti. Prefazione del senatore prof. Luigi Devoto. 91 esempi illustrati in 292 tavole con 300 piante e disegni

Ospedali; note preliminari all'impostazione di un progetto di ospedale a cura di Franco Moretti. Prefazione del senatore prof. Luigi Devoto. 91 esempi illustrati in 292 tavole con 300 piante e disegni

by Moretti, Bruno

Milan: Ulrico Hoepli Editore, 1935. xlvii, 296p., printed on alkaline high-gloss paperstock, rubricated titlepage; following a brief introductory text find profuse elevations and floorplans for all the buildings in the complex. Hardbound in 11x9 inch openweave cloth boards; cloth is dust-soiled and rather foxed, front hinge is weak, blanks a little smudged, else quite sound. No ownership or any other markings, a good (good-only) copy.
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$30.00
Unions and hospitals: a working paper

Unions and hospitals: a working paper

by Transfusion

Somerville, MA: Transfusion, 1974. 40p., stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, staples rusted, wraps lightly toned along edges else good condition.
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$18.00
Marketplace Medicine; The Rise of the For-Profit Hospital Chains

Marketplace Medicine; The Rise of the For-Profit Hospital Chains

by Dave Lindorff

Contents display that book has been damp and light smudges, at bottom of some front and back pages, else appears as unread in very good green and black boards. DJ displays some bottom staining to back, probably due to having been damp. Still a very good heart. Shipping/Handling/Insurance Included Within The Continental United States. (Free Shipping)






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Further report (in part) of the Committee, on the Naval Establishment of the U. States, on the subject of navy hospitals. January 4th, 1810. Accompanying a bill establishing navy hospitals.

Further report (in part) of the Committee, on the Naval Establishment of the U. States, on the subject of navy hospitals. January 4th, 1810. Accompanying a bill establishing navy hospitals.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Naval Establishment

Washington City: Pr. by Roger C. Weightman, 1810. 8vo. 14 pp. Includes (pp. 5–14) a memorandum from the Secretary of the Navy on the subject of pensions and hospitals.         Shaw & Shoemaker 21662. Removed from a nonce volume; first leaf separating a bit. First and last couple of pages darkened at edges.
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$50.00
Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

by Francis Tiffany

Paperback / softback. New.
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£35.62
Twelfth annual report of the directors and superintendent of the Ohio Lunatic Asylum, to the forty-ninth general assembly of the state of Ohio. For the year 1850.

Twelfth annual report of the directors and superintendent of the Ohio Lunatic Asylum, to the forty-ninth general assembly of the state of Ohio. For the year 1850.

by Ohio Lunatic Asylum

Columbus: S. Medary, 1851. 8vo. 64 pp. 1850 report on the care and treatment of patients in the Columbus institution. Removed from a nonce volume. Foxed, with some lower corners dog-eared and outer edges of last few leaves creased.
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$35.00
Mekar karena memar

Mekar karena memar

by Tobing, Alek K

Jakarta: Balai Pustaka, 1975. 132p., softcover with illustrated wraps. Two Indonesian novellas, one in a hospital setting. Some B&W drawings.
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$15.00
Biennial report of the superintendent of the St. Peter State Hospital to the board of trustees for the period ending July 31, 1896.

Biennial report of the superintendent of the St. Peter State Hospital to the board of trustees for the period ending July 31, 1896.

by St. Peter State Hospital

St. Paul: Pioneer Press Co., 1897. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 79 pp., fold. table. Statistics on equipment, food, machinery, tools, livestock, buildings, and patients, including the types of mental illnesses, place of birth, age, cause of death, etc. The data on diet very interesting. Original printed wrappers, front one with areas of chipping and loss of paper. Very good.
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$250.00
I Want to Read You a Poem [signed by editor]

I Want to Read You a Poem [signed by editor]

by Koons, Cedar, editor and contributor, Michael McFee, James Applewhite, Ruth Messenger, Steve Lautermilch, Linda Beatrice Brown, Paul Jones, Grey B. Craven

Durham, NC: Cultural Services Program, Duke University Medical Center, 1990. 28p., 5.5x8.5 inches, Koons' name and address in pen on title page, very good chapbook in stapled gray printed wraps. Collection of works by poets in residence at the Duke University Medical Center, part of a project to determine the effect of personal poetry visits on patients.
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Biennial report of the board of trustees of the Iowa Hospital for the Insane at Clarinda for the fiscal term ending June 30, 1897.

Biennial report of the board of trustees of the Iowa Hospital for the Insane at Clarinda for the fiscal term ending June 30, 1897.

by Iowa Hospital for the Insane. Clarinda

Des Moines: F.R. Conaway, State printer, 1897. 8vo (22.5 cm, 9"). 67, [1] pp. The Clarinda State Hospital was built over the period of 1884 to 1888 and opened its doors in December of 1888. It was the third asylum in the state of Iowa. The original plan for patients was to hold alcoholics, geriatrics, drug addicts, mentally ill, and the criminally insane.    This report contains facts, figures, and statistics on patients and the day to day running of the facility, including the surrounding farm... Read more
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$300.00
Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

by Francis Tiffany

Paperback / softback. New.
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£21.55
Forty-third annual report of the Board of Trustees and Officers of the Cleveland State Hospital to the Governor of the state of Ohio, for the fiscal year ending November 15, 1897.

Forty-third annual report of the Board of Trustees and Officers of the Cleveland State Hospital to the Governor of the state of Ohio, for the fiscal year ending November 15, 1897.

by Cleveland State Hospital. Board of Trustees and Officers

Norwalk, OH: The Laning Printing Co., 1898. Small 4to (23.8 cm, 9.375"). 64 pp. Interesting information on new furniture, renovations, etc.. at this asylum for the mentally disturbed. One of the supposed causes of insanity is "Millerism."    Provenance: A slip bound in reads, "Compliments of H.C. Eyman, M.D., Sup't. Publisher's brown wrappers printed in black; edges faded, small dark stains to front wrappers, some mild chipping to corners. Provenance marks as above;... Read more
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$35.00
Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

Life of Dorothea Lynde Dix

by Francis Tiffany

Paperback / softback. New.
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£22.31