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ELIXIR DE VIE. . . [manuscript caption title]

ELIXIR DE VIE. . . [manuscript caption title] by [Long Life Elixir]

[France, ca. 1760s]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Bifolium, approximately 10 x 7 1/2 inches. [3]pp. of text. Early fol...

$1,500.00
Octoginta volumina

Octoginta volumina by Hippocrates

Folio, 280 x 205 cm, late 18th or early 19th century morocco, stained, spine gilt, darkened, lettered gilt, contemporary marbled...

£30,000.00
Culpeper's  English Physician; and Complete Herbal, Volume II containing the Medical Part

Culpeper's English Physician; and Complete Herbal, Volume II containing the Medical Part by E Sibley

London : J Adlard for the Proprietors, 1812 This is the second part of Culpeper's English Physician and complete Herbal, rev...

£80.00
The English Physician Enlarged, Containing 300 Medicines, made of American Herbs; revised, corrected, and enlarged, by James Scammon

The English Physician Enlarged, Containing 300 Medicines, made of American Herbs; revised, corrected, and enlarged, by James Scammon by Scammon, James; Culpeper, Nicholas

Exeter, N.H.: James Scammon, 1824. Hardcover. Very Good -. "Being an Astrologo-Physical Discourse of the vulgar Herbs of ...

$191.00
Religio Medici

Religio Medici by BROWNE, Thomas

London: Andrew Crooke, 1642. First Edition. Hardcover. London, Andrew Crooke, 1642 [second unauthorised edition]. Octavo (140 &...

AUD $5,500.00
OPERA OMNIA ANATOMICO-MEDICO-CHIRURGICA

OPERA OMNIA ANATOMICO-MEDICO-CHIRURGICA by RUYSCH, Frederik

1721. HUYBERTS, Cornelius. RUYSCH, Frederik. OPERA OMNIA ANATOMICO-MEDICO-CHIRURGICA. Huc usque edita. Quorum Elenchus pagina...

$12,500.00
Tashrih-i Mansuri (Tashrih-e Kifayat Mansuri), early pictorial Pesian Anatomy printed book from the private library of the well-known orientalist Dr. Max Meyerhof

Tashrih-i Mansuri (Tashrih-e Kifayat Mansuri), early pictorial Pesian Anatomy printed book from the private library of the well-known orientalist Dr. Max Meyerhof by Israphil Mansur b. Muhammad b. Ahmad b. Yusuf b. Fakih Ilyas

Delhi, India: Agha Jan press, 1847 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Lithograph printed in an Indian press...

$5,000.00
On Cutaneous Diseases Volume 1

On Cutaneous Diseases Volume 1 by Robert Willan, M.D. F.A.S

1809. The book shows significant wear due to age, but still presents very nicely for being over 200 years old. The front cover a...

$4,999.99
HIPPOCRATIS MAGNI COACAE PRAENOTIONES

HIPPOCRATIS MAGNI COACAE PRAENOTIONES by HIPPOCRATES

1588. HIPPOCRATES. HIPPOCRATIS MAGNI COACAE PRAENOTIONES. Opus admirabile, in tres libros tributum. Interprete & enarrat...

$3,750.00
The Practical Embalmer:  A Common-Sense Treatise on the Art and Science of  Embalming, Sanitation and Disenfection

The Practical Embalmer: A Common-Sense Treatise on the Art and Science of Embalming, Sanitation and Disenfection by Dodge, A[sa] Johnson

[Boston]: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and stained, shaken, owner name on . front flyleaf, spine cracke...

$200.00
The Principles And Practice Of Medicine. Second Edition (1897 Printing)

The Principles And Practice Of Medicine. Second Edition (1897 Printing) by Osler, Sir William

New York [1895]: D. Appleton & Co., 1897. Second Edition . Original Brown Cloth. Very Good +. 9 1/2" Tall. 1143 Pp. ...

$575.00
A PHYSICIAN'S COUNSELS TO WOMAN IN HEALTH AND DISEASE

A PHYSICIAN'S COUNSELS TO WOMAN IN HEALTH AND DISEASE by Taylor, Walter C

Springfield: W. J. Holland & Co. Very Good; Lovely book with green boards and gilt lettering, showing a bit . of edge and co...

$100.00
A Manuall of the Anatomy of the Body of Man, containing the enumeration of the parts of it, which usually are shewed in the publike anatomicall exercises.

A Manuall of the Anatomy of the Body of Man, containing the enumeration of the parts of it, which usually are shewed in the publike anatomicall exercises. by Read, Alexander

London: Francis Constable, 1633. [16],336 pp. LACKS TITLE-PAGE ['Printed by I. L[egate] for Francis Constable and Edwin Bush...

£2,250.00
Dustur al 'Ilaj (the medical constitution) rare Persian manuscript on medicine

Dustur al 'Ilaj (the medical constitution) rare Persian manuscript on medicine by Sultan Ali known (al- Tabib) al- Khurasani al- Kanabadi

1682 Handwritten. Very Good. Soft cover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Persian manuscript on medicine mainly written in Samarkand i...

$10,500.00



From antique documents on the curriculums of old American medical schools to posters with detailed illustrations of infinitely small parts of the human anatomy, there are plenty of fascinating books to choose from in the rare medical books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. For medical professionals and students alike, these featured antique and rare medical books are sure to diversify your breadth of knowledge and expertise in the area of medicine. Many of the rare and antique medical books in the Biblio Rare Book Room feature gorgeous bindings and beautiful illustrations, and they are sure to add value to your home or office book collection.

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