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1 ADDISON, Thomas, 1793-1860. On the constitutional and local effects of disease of the supra-renal capsules.
London: Highley, 1855; Birmingham: Classics of Medicine Library, 1980. 1980 
Folio. 43 pp. 11 color plates. Full deep green gilt and blind stamped cowhide, a.e.g. Fine. Special edition. "Addison was the first to draw attention to the importance of the adrenals in clinical medicine .... [This work] described the conditions, which later became known as 'Addison's disease'..." Garrison and Morton 3864. 
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2 Armed Forces Institute of Pathology. [2 booklets]: LIEBOW, Averill A. Tumors of the lower respiratory tract. Washington, DC, 1952. Atlas of Tumor Pathology, section V, facs. 17. Tall 8vo. 188 pp. 249 illus.; underlined in INK. Printed wrappers. [with]: KERNOHAN, James W. & George P. SAYRE. Tumors of the central nervous system.
Washington, DC: 1952. Atlas of Tumor Pathology, section X, facs. 35 + 37. 1952 
Tall 8vo. 129 pp. 126 illus. Printed wrappers. Both within red ringed binder, with appropriate holes in spines. Scarce. 
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3 BÜCHNER, F., et al. Handbuch der Allgemeinen Pathologie.
Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1955. 1955 
Volume I only. First edition. 8vo. x, 542 pp. 233 photos, figs., bibliog., index. Gilt stamped blue cloth. Ownership signature. FINE. Entwicklung Wachstum I. On developmental growth. First Edition. 
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Lectures on Surgical Pathology and Therapeutics. A handbook for students and practitioners. Translated from the eighth edition., BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894).
4 BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894). Lectures on Surgical Pathology and Therapeutics. A handbook for students and practitioners. Translated from the eighth edition.
London: The New Sydenham Society, 1877-1878. 1877 
Series: The New Sydenham Society, vols. 73, 76. Two volumes. 8vo. x, 438; xi, [1], 543 pp. 183 engraved figures, index; occasional foxing or staining. Original blind and gilt-stamped decorative brown cloth, all edges red; rubbed, glue remains on pastedowns. Small ownership rubber ink stamp on title-pages. Very good, a well-preserved copy. Billroth was a pioneer in visceral surgery, specially remembered as a surgeon of the alimentary tract. He was in 1873 the first to perform an excision of the larynx and in 1891 the first to perform the "interilio-abdominal amputation." He was one of the first to introduce antiseptic methods in European operating rooms. REFERENCES: Garrison & Morton 5608; Heirs of Hippocrates 1952. 
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5 BOUCHER, M. Humbert. ?Les maladies des coloniaux observes à Vichy (Communication faite au Conrès International d'Hydrologie de Lisbonne 15-17 Octobre 1930).? In: Revue Medico-Chirurgicale des Maladies du Foie, du Pancreas et de la Rate, 5e Annee, No. 5, Septembre-Octobre 1930.
Paris: Vigot Frères, 1930. 1930 
[This article]: 402-408. [whole vol.]: 8vo. xxxvi, (353)-432 pp. Original printed wrappers; spine mended. Very good. Diseases observed in the region of Vichy, France. 
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A Treatise on Physiology Applied to Pathology., BROUSSAIS, F.J. V. (1772-1838); John BELL & R. LA ROCHE [trans.].
6 BROUSSAIS, F.J. V. (1772-1838); John BELL & R. LA ROCHE [trans.]. A Treatise on Physiology Applied to Pathology.
Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Carey, 1828. 1828 
Second American edition. Small 4to. xxiii, (25)-600, 16 [ads.] pp. Index, errata slip; foxing. Original gilt-stamped calf, leather spine label; upper joint starting, spine head worn, corners showing. Ownership signature, Brinton Library rubber-stamp. Good. 
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Principios de la medicina fisiologica, y examen de la anatomia patologica y de algunas doctrinas nuevas. Traducida libremente al Espanol por un meedico de esta corte., BROUSSAIS, Francois Joseph Victor (1772-1838).
7 BROUSSAIS, Francois Joseph Victor (1772-1838). Principios de la medicina fisiologica, y examen de la anatomia patologica y de algunas doctrinas nuevas. Traducida libremente al Espanol por un meedico de esta corte.
Madrid: D. Pedro Sanz, 1827. 1827 
176 x 115 mm. 8vo. [viii], 288 [page 289 (table of contents) and page 290 (index) bound after preliminary advertisement] pp. Contemporary full tree calf, red leather spine label, gilt spine, marbled end-leaves; scuffed, heavy worming penetrates top and bottom cover and goes right through the volume, but affects text only marginally, top margin of title page and first 50 leaves heavily wormed on top margin. Good. FIRST EDITION, thus. Spanish translation of portions of Broussais' works, Catechisme de la medicine physiologique (Paris, 1824), and Examen de la doctrine medicale generalement adoptee, et des systemes modernes de nosologie (Paris, 1816), the latter being among his most popular. According to Broussais, vital phenomena depended on external stimuli, especially heat, and produced chemical changes which in turn modified the normal functioning of the tissues. When these stimuli were moderate, the body remained healthy; when they were too weak or too strong, disease ensued. All diseases were local and were transmitted from one organ to another by sympathy or by means of the gastro-intestinal mucosa. All excessive stimuli produced hyperaemia and thus inflammation. The basis of all pathology was gastroenteritis. Broussais called his doctrine physiological medicine, in order to emphasize that disorders of function were more important than structural changes. Surgeon of the armies of France and professor of general pathology and therapeutics at Paris, Broussais was the most celebrated French practitioner of his day. His most common remedy was the application of leeches to the stomach or the head. Opposition by his students and medical colleagues finally put an end to his system of bleeding patients. See: DSB, II, pp. 507-508; Castiglioni, History of medicine, p. 699-700; Garrison, History of medicine, pp. 409-410; Mettler, History of medicine, p. 258 and passim. Palau 36192 (2nd ed.). RLIN: Sutro Library. First Edition. 
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8 CAILLE, Augustus. Differential diagnosis and treatment of disease. A text-book for practitioners and advanced students.
New York & London: D. Appleton & Co., 1907. 1907 
Thick 8vo. xxix, 867 pp. 228 text figs. Original maroon cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; hinges cracked, covers stained. Bookplate of Marc Steven Colen. Very good. 
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9 CAMERON, Gordon Ray. New Pathways in Cellular Pathology.
London: Edward Arnold, (1956). 1956 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. vii, 90 pp. Figs., index. Brick cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles. Previous owner's inked signature. Near fine. First Edition. 
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10 CAMPBELL, Harry & Kenneth CAMPBELL. Aids to Pathology.
London: Baillière, Tindall & Cox, 1936. 1936 
Seventh edition. Series: Students' Aids. Small 8vo. viii, 263 pp. Illustrations, figs., index. Brown cloth, black stamped cover and spine titles; extremities rubbed. Very good. 
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11 CANNON, Paul R. Some pathologic consequences of protein and amino acid deficiencies.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1948). 1948 
American Lecture Series, No. 27. 223 x 145 mm. 8vo. vii, 49 pp. 14 figs., 3 tables, bibliog. Gilt-stamped black flexible cloth. Fine. 
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Principles of human physiology with their chief applications to pathology, hygiene, and forensic medicine. Second American, from the last London edition, with notes and additions by Meredith Clymer., CARPENTER, William Benjamin (1813-1885).
12 CARPENTER, William Benjamin (1813-1885). Principles of human physiology with their chief applications to pathology, hygiene, and forensic medicine. Second American, from the last London edition, with notes and additions by Meredith Clymer.
Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1845. 1845 
Large 12mo. (232 x 163 mm) xxiii, (25)-643, 32 (ads.) pp. 2 engraved plates, 189 woodcut illus., index; some spotting. Original full brown calf, gilt-stamped black leather spine label; two burn marks on lower edge of upper cover (affecting the first few leaves also), joints rubbed, spine darkened, headcap chipped. Bookplate of Charles Mayo Goss. Generally very good. Provenance: Dr. Charles Mayo Goss, who at 78 was appointed Distinguished Professor of Anatomy at the University of South Alabama at Mobile, was the editor, over a period of 26 years, of the last five American editions of Gray's Anatomy: the 25th in 1948, 26th in 1954, 27th (Centennial) in 1959, 28th in 1966, and 29th in 1973, all published by Lea and Febiger of Philadelphia. Cordasco 40-0185; Wellcome II, p. 304. 
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A manual of pathology., COATS, Joseph (1846-1899).
13 COATS, Joseph (1846-1899). A manual of pathology.
Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea, 1883. 1883 
Thick 8vo. xxxi, (17)-818, [2], 31, 1] pp. 339 woodcut illus., index, ads. Original full calf, gilt-stamped black leather title label; front hinge cracked, cords holding. Small paper flaw at margin pp. 311-312. Note of appreciation, presenting the book to Joshua M. Van Cott Jr. M.D., ?By the members of the Reading term of 1887, L.I.C.H. [Long Island College Hospital?], ...Brooklyn, NY, June 10, 1887.? Very good. First American edition. The book is meant to represent a state-of-the-art textbook for students in medical school for studies in pathology. Coats was pathologist to the Western Infirmary and the Sick Children Hospital, Glasgow, etc. Dedicated to Joseph Lister and W.T. Gardner, M.D., Pathologist. PROVENANCE: Joshua M. Van Cott Jr., was professor of Histology and Pathological Anatomy at Long Island College Hospital of Brooklyn. Cordasco 80-1134. First Edition. 
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14 COLLENS, William S. & Nathan D. WILENSKY. Peripheral Vascular Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1953). 1953 
SECOND EDITION. Thick 8vo. xxxii, 622 pp. 226 figures, index. Original gilt-stamped blue cloth. Ownership signature of Karl Schmutzer. Very good. 
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15 CRILE, George. Diseases Peculiar to Civilized Man: Clinical Management and Surgical Treatment. Edited by Amy Rowland.
New York: Macmillan, 1934. 1934 
8vo. xi, 427 pp. 41 figures, bibliography, indices. Gilt-stamped maroon buckram; spine ends worn. Ownership signature. Very good. 
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16 CRUVEILHIER, Jean (1791-1874). Traite D'Anatomie Pathologique Generale.
Paris: J.-B. Baillière, 1849-1862. 1849 
Four Volumes. 8vo. 743; 914; 948; 858 pp.; light foxing. Early half morocco over marbled boards, gilt-stamped spine titles; joints rubbed, spine ends frayed, Vol. 1 front hinge mended with Kozo paper, corners showing. Good +. ?Cruveilier, first Professor of Pathological Anatomy in Paris, gave the first description of multiple sclerosis [in Anatomie pathologique du corps humain, 1829-42], and an early description of 'Cruveilier's palsy'?. [Garrison & Morton]. 
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17 CULLEN, Guilielmus [William] (1710-1790). Synopsis nosologiae methodicae, exhibens clariss. virorum Sauvagesii, Linnaei, Vegelii, et Sagari, systemata nosologica.
Edinburgi et Londini: Guilielmus Creech..., 1780. 1780 
Published: ?Guilielmus Creech apud Thomam Cadell et Joannem Murray.? Two volumes. Third edition. 8vo. iv, 349; [4], xxxix. (41)-417 pp. Occasional light foxing. Contemporary full calf, gilt-stamped red leather spine labels, raised bands, gilt-stamped spine panels; joints lightly rubbed. Former owners' signatures on title-pages (John Johnson), signature of James Houghtelings, 1802 and D. Colvin on ffep. and foot of spine. Very good. Third edition of Cullen's great work on disease classification, Synopsis Nosologiae Methodicae, which contained his classification of diseases into four great types: Pyrexiae, or febrile diseases, as typhus fever; Neuroses, or nervous diseases, as epilepsy; Cachexiae, or diseases resulting from bad habit of body, as scurvy; and Locales, or local diseases, as cancer. ?Cullen, a Scottish physician, was instrumental in founding the school of medicine at Glasgow and later became one of the leading figures at the Edinburgh Medical School. Active as a practitioner, Cullen was also an outstanding teacher and attracted students from home and abroad. Benjamin Rush, William Shippen, Jr., Philippe Pinel, and Joseph Black were among his many pupils who later achieved fame and success. Cullen was one of the first teachers to deliver his lectures in English instead of the traditional Latin. Although Cullen's classification of disease was incomplete and unnatural, it was a definite improvement over the efforts of his predecessors who included Boerhaave, Sauvages, Linne, and Vogel. Cullen classified diseases by their symptoms, distinguishing four classes: pyrexias, neuroses, cachexias, and local diseases. He divided the classes into orders and further subdivided the orders into genera. For example, in the class of pyrexias he included the orders of fevers, inflammations, and hemorrhages. First published in 1769, his classification became extremely popular and remained in print until well into the nineteenth century.? [Heirs of Hippocrates]. Blake/NLM p. 105; Cushing C524 (1792 ed.); DNB Vol. V, pp. 279-82; DSB Vol. III, pp. 494-5; ESTC T134581; Garrison & Morton 2204 (1st ed.); Heirs of Hippocrates 901 [4th ed.); Norman 539 (1st ed.); Wellcome II p. 412 (1772 ed.). First Edition. 
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18 CULLEN, William (1710-1790) & Benjamin Smith BARTON. Professor Cullen's Treatise of the Materia Medica. With large additions, including many new articles, wholly omitted in the original work by Benjamin Smith Barton.
Philadelphia: Edward Parker, 1812. 1812 
2 volumes. 8vo. xxiv, 319; [iv],424 pp. Index, marbled edges; pastedowns and free end-leaves foxed, light off-setting throughout. Original full tree calf, gilt-stamped spines and red leather spine labels; edges worn, hinges starting with Vol. I front joint cracked, Vol. I lacking spine label. Good. "Cullen was the most conspicuous figure in the history of the Edinburgh Medical School during the 18th century. He was an inspiring teacher and was instrumental in founding the Glasgow Medical School in 1744. His clinical lectures were notable as being the first given in the vernacular instead of Latin (Garrison & Morton 76 [entry for The Works]). "Cullen, in his work, did much to advance the standard of medicine by the establishment of a methodical nosology, or an arrangement of diseases, as he expressed it, 'according to their genera and species.' His work in the domain of medicine may be compared to that of his distinguished contemporary, Linnaeus, in systematizing the study of botany and perfecting the classification of plants. He taught that 'the prevention of diseases depended upon the knowledge of their remote causes,' and that 'the cure is chiefly and almost unavoidably founded in the knowledge of their proximate causes. This requires an acquaintance with the institutions of medicine—that is, the knowledge of the structure, action, and functions of the human body, of the several changes which it may undergo, and of the several powers by which it can be changed'" (Staples, p. 691). Garrison & Morton 1838 (1789 edition); Staples, Franklin. "Cullen: His Place in the History of the Progress of Medicine." New York Medical Journal. 65. (1897): 689-91. 
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19 CULLEN, William (1710-1790); CALDWELL, Charles (1772-1853). First lines of the practice of physic. With notes and observations, practical and explanatory, a preliminary discourse in defence of classical medicine, and an appendix, by Charles Caldwell, M. D. …. Second edition, revised and enlarged.
Philadelphia: Edward Parker, 1822. 1822 Signed
Volume I [of 2]. 22 cm. 8vo. xviii, 520, xcvii, [1] pp. Appendix; heavily foxed or waterstained throughout. Original full mottled calf, gilt-stamped spine and black leather label; joints starting, spine ends worn, corners showing. Provenance: Ffep signed: Chas. H. Kinison[?]; title signed: P. [or G.?] W. Campbell [initials on p.45]; rubber-stamp of Pallen I. Mayberry, Pasadena. As is. Volume I only [of 2]. One of the most popular medical books of its time, the text – arranged in four books – deals with fevers, inflammations, exanthemata, or eruptive fevers, and hemorrhages. PROVENANCE: Pallen I. Mayberry [d.1980] was professor of Latin at Peniel College and Pasadena College [1914-1970]. 
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20 CURRAN, R. C. Color Atlas of Histopathology. Preface by Sir Roy Cameron.
New York: Oxford University Press, (1967). 1967 
Second printing. Square 4to. 94 pp. 765 color illus., index. Red cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles. Ink stamp of Jay B. Angevine Jr. inside front cover, signature on title-page. Fine. 
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