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1 BABSON, S. Gorham (comp.). A History of Pediatrics in the North Pacific.
[Portland]: (University of Oregon Medical School, 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. 
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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3 CHANNING, Walter (1786-1876). A Treatise on Etherization in Childbirth. Illustrated by Five Hundred and Eighty-One Cases.
Boston: William D. Ticknor, 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. 
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. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 DENNIS, Wayne. The Hopi Child.
New York: D. Appleton-Century, 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 hardcover 8vo. xxiv, 743 pp. 161 illustrations and 14 plates, indexes. Gilt- stamped red cloth; rubbed, spine ends worn. Ownership signatu 
Philadelphia:: F. A. Davis. 1929. hardcover. 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. . 3 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 1952 hardcover 2 
Springfield, IL:: Charles C. Thomas. 1952. hardcover. 2. Third edition. Thick 8vo. xiv, 1181 pp. 195 text figs., index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; corners lightly worn. Bookplate and ink stamps of Luis V. Amador. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 FORD, Frank R. Diseases of the Nervous System in Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (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. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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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.
9 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. 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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10 GRISEL, Pierre. Des malformations rachitiques du membre inférieur chez l’enfant.
Paris: G. Steinheil, 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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11 HARDY, Janet B. Proceedings of a Symposium on Factors Affecting the Growth and Development of Children.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press 1971 paperback Series: The Johns Hopkins Collaborative Perinatal Project. 8vo. 166 pp. Numerous charts and graphs. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
Baltimore:: Johns Hopkins University Press. 1971. paperback. 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. . 2 
Price: 10.00 USD
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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, AL: Classics of Medicine, 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. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 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 hardcover 25 cm. [ii], xvii, [1 blank], 1117, [5] pp. 19 plates (some color), 185 figs. and tables, index. Full gilt-stamped brown cowhide 
Birmingham, Ala.:: Classics of Medicine Library. 1980. hardcover. 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. . 2 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 KELLER, Arthur. Die Lehre von der Säuglingsernährung. Wissenschaftlich und populär.
Leipzig & Wien: Franz Deuticke, 1911. 
Series: Ergebnisse der Säuglinsfürsorge, 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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15 KERR, Le Grand. Diagnostics of the Diseases of Children.
Philadelphia and London: W. B. Saunders, 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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16 KING-HALL, Magdalen. The story of the nursery.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (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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17 KLEBE, Dieter & Hans SCHADEWALDT. Gefässe zur Kinderernährung im Wandel der Zeit.
Frankfurt (Main): Schirmer & Mahlau, 1955. 
216 x 154 mm. 8vo. 53 pp. 62 figs., bibliog. Gilt-stamped cloth-backed boards. Ownership rubber stamp on title. Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 LIND, John, editor. Newborn Infant Cry.
Uppsala: Almqvist & Wiksells 1965 paperback 8vo. 128 pp. Numerous figs., bilbiog. White printed wrappers. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones on cover. Final leaf torn at 
Uppsala:: Almqvist & Wiksells. 1965. paperback. 8vo. 128 pp. Numerous figs., bilbiog. White printed wrappers.. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones on cover. Final leaf torn at. margin. Very good.. 2 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 MEYER, Richard A.; Russel L. UPHOFF; Joan KORFHAGEN. Pediatric Echocardiography.
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger 1977 hardcover 8vo. xi, 303 p. Index. Illustrated blue cloth; extremities rubbed. Ownership signature of J. C. Wright, Heart Station. Very good 
Philadelphia:: Lea & Febiger. 1977. hardcover. 8vo. xi, 303 p. Index. Illustrated blue cloth; extremities rubbed.. Ownership signature of J. C. Wright, Heart Station. Very good. ISBN:. 0812105893. 2 
Price: 32.00 USD
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20 MORSELLI, Paolo L.; C. E. PIPPENGER; J Kiffin PENRY (eds). Antiepileptic Drug Therapy in Pediatrics.
New York: Raven Press, (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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