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1 GURRÍA, A. Bustamante, editor & L. F. W. SALMON, co-editor. Oto-rhino-laryngology. Proceedings of the Ninth International Congress, Mexico, D.F., August 10-14, 1969.
Amsterdam: Excerpta Medica, 1970. 
242 x 171 mm. Large 8vo. xxxi, 880 pp. Numerous figs. (some color) and tables, indexes. Gilt-stamped dark brown cloth; lightly rubbed, top edge lightly soiled, else fine. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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2 PRUZANSKY, Samuel. Congenital Anomalies of the Face and Associated Structures: Proceedings of an International Symposium.
Springfield: Charles C. Thomas 1961 hardcover 8vo. x, 385 pp. Numerous figs. and tables, bibliog., Silver-stamped light blue cloth. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones. Ver 
Springfield:: Charles C. Thomas. 1961. hardcover. 8vo. x, 385 pp. Numerous figs. and tables, bibliog., Silver-stamped. light blue cloth. Ownership signature of Margaret Jones. Very good.. 2 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 TÜRCK, Ludwig (1810-1868) Atlas zur Klinik der Kehlkopfkrankheiten. In 24 Chromolithographirten Tafeln von Dr. A. Elfinger und Dr. C. Heitzmann. Mit Erklärendem Texte. [Atlas only]
Wien: Wilhelm Braumüller 1866 hardcover 8vo. 24 color plates, with facing descriptions. Quarter brown cloth with printed paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title; extremi 
Wien:: Wilhelm Braumüller. 1866. hardcover. 8vo. 24 color plates, with facing descriptions. Quarter brown cloth. with printed paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title; extremities. soiled; cords barely holding. Plates are still in very good condition.. FIRST EDITION. “On p. 295 is a classic description of laryngitis sicca – Türck’s trachoma.” [Garrison-Morton]. “In the summer of 1857 Professor Ludwig Türck of Vienna… began to use small long-handled mirrors for the examination of patients in hospital. In his treatise published in 1866 he stated: ‘Half through accident, without knowing of my predecessors, I came to the idea of using a small mirror for the investigation of laryngeal disease…’ He trusted, however, to the sunlight for illumination and by the autumn had put aside his mirrors as useless… Professor Johann Nepomuk Czermak… borrowed Türck’s mirrors… and, with the aid of artificial light, achieved success with them… Both Czermak and Türck published pamphlets on the use of the laryngoscope… and each went to Paris, where they gave rival public demonstrations and lessons in the art of laryngoscopy… Ludwig Türck was the first to apply the laryngoscope to medicine… or at least the first to describe the clinical appearance of laryngeal diseases” [Stevenson & Guthrie]. GM 3273; Stevenson & Guthrie, History of Oto-laryngology, pp. 100-02. . 2 First Edition. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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