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1 BABSON, S. Gorham (comp.). A History of Pediatrics in the North Pacific.
[Portland]: (University of Oregon Medical School, 1970). 1970 
8vo. 114 pp. Photos. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket has minor marginal tears. Inked gift presentation inscription on f.f.e.p. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 CAMPBELL, Meredith F. Pediatric Urology. With a Section on Bright's Disease in Infancy and Childhood by John D. Lyttle.
New York: Macmillan, 1937. 1937 
Two Volumes. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xi, 576 pp. (Vol. I). v, 540 pp. (Vol. II). Two color plates (one frontis.), photos, illustrations, figs., tables, indexes. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; extremities worn. Bookplates of Elmer Belt. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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A Treatise on Etherization in Childbirth. Illustrated by Five Hundred and Eighty-One Cases., CHANNING, Walter (1786-1876).
3 CHANNING, Walter (1786-1876). A Treatise on Etherization in Childbirth. Illustrated by Five Hundred and Eighty-One Cases.
Boston: William D. Ticknor, 1848. 1848 
Small 4to. viii, 400 pp. Engraved printer's device on title, few tables, correspondence, appendix, errata; water stained preliminaries (including title), fore-edges and last few leaves. Original green gilt and blind stamped cloth, t.e.g.; extremities worn, edge boards showing, yellow endpapers damp-stained. Bookplates of the Long Island Historical Society with rubber ink stamp on title. As is. First Edition. "Channing was an early advocate of anaesthesia in obstetrics. In his book, and in several earlier papers, he brought the importance of this branch of anaesthetics into the foreground." – Garrison and Morton. "Channing, brother of the famous preacher and grandson of a signer of the Declaration of Independence, studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his postgraduate education in Europe and then returned to practice in Boston. Channing became the first professor of obstetrics at Harvard in 1815 and was later dean of the medical school. He was also a founder of the Boston Lying-in Hospital and a coeditor of the Boston medical and surgical journal. Sir James Young Simpson (see No. 1764 ff.) was the first physician to use ether anesthesia in obstetrical cases and Channing was the first to do likewise in America. Channing published an early paper on the subject in 1847 and followed it the next year with the present monograph. He planned the treatise carefully, presenting both the pros and cons of obstetrical anesthesia as well as detailed instructions on his methods and techniques. The over 500 case histories included in the book provide strong support to his arguments for the use of ether anesthesia." (Heirs of Hippocrates). Garrison and Morton 5661; Heirs of Hippocrates 1428; Norman 441; Waller 1894; Wellcome II, p. 325. First Edition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4 CORNELL, Walter S. Health and Medical Inspection of School Children.
Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co., 1912. 1912 
8vo. xiv, 614 pp. Photos, illustrations, figs., index; index pages slightly creased. Blue cloth, blind stamped cover, gilt-stamped spine title. Fine, A Beautiful Copy. 
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5 DENNIS, Wayne. The Hopi Child.
New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1940. 1940 Signed
8vo. xi, 204 pp. 8 photographic plates, bibliography, index; some uncut pages. Full gilt stamped red cloth; rubbed. Early inscription and ownership stamps from Patsy White Ballou, 1941. SIGNED by author on half title. Very good. First edition. Study of children in American Indian society. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 FELDMAN, W. M. The Principles of Ante-Natal & Post-Natal Child Hygiene.
Philadelphia: F. A. Davis, 1929. 1929 
8vo. xxiv, 743 pp. 161 illustrations and 14 plates, indexes. Gilt-stamped red cloth; rubbed, spine ends worn. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones. Good. FIRST EDITION. An important early treatise on child hygiene. First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 FORD, Frank R. Diseases of the Nervous System in Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1937). 1937 
Thick 8vo. xxiv, 953 pp. 107 text figs., index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket; jacket edges slightly chipped. Signature of Dr. Walter R. Miles. Very good. FIRST EDITION of this classic text on pediatric neurology. Provenance: Walter R. Miles (1885-1978), noted psychologist and professor at Stanford and Yale. During his career he developed his own apparatus, such as a pursuit meter for measuring the learning and performance of tracking and an ataxiameter for quantitative studies on the effects of various dosages of alcohol on psychomotor performance. His many honors included the American Psychological Association presidency in 1931-1932, the Warren Medal from the Society of Experimental Psychologists in 1949, and the Gold Medal from the American Psychological Foundation in 1962. [American Psychological Association]. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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De Rachitide sive Morbo Puerili, qui Volgò The Rickets Dicitur, Tractatus...Adscitis in Operis Societatem Georgio Bate, & Ahasuero Regemortero Medicinae quoque Doctoribus, & pariter Sociis Collegii Medicorum Londinensium., GLISSON, Francis.
8 GLISSON, Francis. De Rachitide sive Morbo Puerili, qui Volgò The Rickets Dicitur, Tractatus...Adscitis in Operis Societatem Georgio Bate, & Ahasuero Regemortero Medicinae quoque Doctoribus, & pariter Sociis Collegii Medicorum Londinensium.
London: G. Du-gard for L. Sadler & R. Beaumont, 1650. 1650 Signed
8vo. [16], 416 pp. Woodcut illustrations. Cont. speckled calf, sides ruled in blind, brown leather spine stamped spine label. Complete with the preliminary leaf signed ?A? (otherwise blank). Armorial bookplate of Honorable Sir William Irby, of Boston, Lincolnshire, Bart. The Jack Pincus copy, from his library. A splendid copy. FIRST EDITION of ?ONE OF THE GLORIES OF ENGLISH MEDICINE.? - D.N.B. THIS BOOK IS THE FIRST FULL ACCOUNT OF THE CHILDHOOD DISEASE RICKETS, AND ONE OF THE VERY FIRST WORKS ON PEDIATRIC MEDICINE TO BE PUBLISHED IN ENGLAND. ?All writers on the diseases of children agree in their admiration of this book. Its 416 pages are full of original observation. The propositions arrived at are stated in a scholastic manner, and some of the accompanying hypotheses are associated with physiological doctrines now forgotten, but these are not mixed up with the observations of patients during life and after death, which make the book a work of permanent value.? - D.N.B., VII, p. 1316. A fine copy of an extremely rare book on the market. It is interesting to note that Dr. John Martin, in his long book collecting career, never obtained a copy. Garrison-Morton 3729. Still, The History of Paediatrics, pp. 214-27. First Edition. 
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9 GRISEL, Pierre. Des malformations rachitiques du membre inferieur chez l'enfant.
Paris: G. Steinheil, 1900. 1900 Signed
FIRST EDITION. 242 x 153 mm. 8vo. 176 pp. 33 figs., bibliog.; paper brittle. Original printed wrappers; re-backed, printed spine title, Japanese tissue backed original wrappers. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on front free end-paper. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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10 HARDY, Janet B. Proceedings of a Symposium on Factors Affecting the Growth and Development of Children.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1971. 1971 
Series: The Johns Hopkins Collaborative Perinatal Project. 8vo. 166 pp. Numerous charts and graphs. Printed wrappers. Very good. Reprinted from the Johns Hopkins Medical Journal. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 HOLT, L. Emmett (1855-1924). The diseases of infancy and childhood for the use of students and practitioners of medicine.
Birmingham, AL: Classics of Medicine, 1980. 1980 
Thick 8vo. xvii, 1117 pp. 185 illus. Black leather, gilt-stamped covers and spine title, raised bands, a.e.g. Embossed ownership stamp on front endsheet. Fine. Facsimile of the 1897 New York edition. 
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12 HOLT, L. Emmett (1855-1924). The diseases of infancy and childhood: for the use of students and practitioners of medicine.
Birmingham, Ala.: Classics of Medicine Library, 1980. 1980 
25 cm. [ii], xvii, [1 blank], 1117, [5] pp. 19 plates (some color), 185 figs. and tables, index. Full gilt-stamped brown cowhide, end-leaves of ivory fabric moiré, a.e.g. Very good. Originally published in 1897 by D. Appleton, New York. See: Garrison and Morton 6342.2. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 KELLER, Arthur. Die Lehre von der Sauglingsernahrung. Wissenschaftlich und popular.
Leipzig & Wien: Franz Deuticke, 1911. 1911 
Series: Ergebnisse der SauglinsfUrsorge, Sechstes Heft. 255 x 178 mm. 8vo. [iv], 86 pp. Tables, bibliog. Black-stamped bronze cloth, original printed wrappers bound in. Ownership rubber stamp on title. Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 KERR, Le Grand. Diagnostics of the Diseases of Children.
Philadelphia and London: W. B. Saunders, 1907. 1907 
8vo. 542, ads. 16 pp. Photos, illustrations, figs., index. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; slight stain to front cover and spine. Bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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15 KING-HALL, Magdalen. The story of the nursery.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1958). 1958 
FIRST EDITION. 222 x 144 mm. 8vo. xvii, 268 pp. Frontis., 16 plates, bibliog., index. Cloth, gilt spine; spine ends and corners bumped. Ownership rubber stamp on title. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 KLEBE, Dieter & Hans SCHADEWALDT. Gefasse zur Kinderernahrung im Wandel der Zeit.
Frankfurt (Main): Schirmer & Mahlau, 1955. 1955 
216 x 154 mm. 8vo. 53 pp. 62 figs., bibliog. Gilt-stamped cloth-backed boards. Ownership rubber stamp on title. Fine. 
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17 LIND, John, editor. Newborn Infant Cry.
Uppsala: Almqvist & Wiksells, 1965. 1965 
8vo. 128 pp. Numerous figs., bilbiog. White printed wrappers. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones on cover. Final leaf torn at margin. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 MEYER, Richard A.; Russel L. UPHOFF; Joan KORFHAGEN. Pediatric Echocardiography.
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1977. 1977 0812105893 / 9780812105896 
8vo. xi, 303 p. Index. Illustrated blue cloth; extremities rubbed. Ownership signature of J. C. Wright, Heart Station. Very good. ISBN: 0812105893 
Price: 32.00 USD
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19 MORSELLI, Paolo L.; C. E. PIPPENGER; J Kiffin PENRY (eds). Antiepileptic Drug Therapy in Pediatrics.
New York: Raven Press, (1983). 1983 0890048363 / 9780890048368 
8vo. xii, 369 pp. Figures, graphs, tables, index. Blue gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jacket; jacket edges a bit rubbed or nicked else fine. ISBN: 0890048363 
Price: 9.00 USD
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20 OGRA, Pearay L., & John BIENENSTOCK, co-chairpersons. The Mucosal Immune System in Health and Disease: Report of the Eighty-First Ross Conference on Pediatric Research.
Ohio: Ross Laboratories, (1981). 1981 
8vo. x, 137 pp. Selected figs. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
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