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1 BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894). The medical sciences in the German universities. A study in the history of civilization. Translated from the German of.... With an introduction by William H. Welch.
New York: Macmillan, 1924. 1924 
241 x 159 mm. 8vo. xiii, 292 pp. Blind-stamped dark green cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket; jacket chipped, else fine. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. The first German edition appeared 1876. SCARCE in dust-jacket. Cushing B401; Garrison and Morton 1766.603; Heirs of Hippocrates 2040 (German ed.); Waller 12694. See: DSB, II, pp. 129-131. First Edition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894). The Medical Sciences in the German Universities. Translated from the German… with an Introduction by William H. Welch.
New York: Macmillan, 1924. 1924 
German edition first published in 1876. 8vo. xiii, 292 pp. Original dark green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. FINE - almost like new. Cushing B401; DSB, II, pp. 129-131; GM 1766.603; Waller 12694. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Uber das Lehren und Lernen der Medicinischen Wissenschaften an den Univeritaten der Deutschen Nation Nebst Allgemeinen Bemerkungen Uber Univeritaten. Eine Culturhistorische Studie., BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894).
3 BILLROTH, Christian Albert Theodor (1829-1894). Uber das Lehren und Lernen der Medicinischen Wissenschaften an den Univeritaten der Deutschen Nation Nebst Allgemeinen Bemerkungen Uber Univeritaten. Eine Culturhistorische Studie.
Wien: Von Carl Gerold's Sohn, 1876. 1876 
8vo. x, 508 pp. 5 fold-out tables at rear. Full gilt stamped brown cloth; neatly repaired, internally very good. Fine. First edition. Garrison and Morton 1766.603. A classic work on the teaching and learning of medicine, in which Billroth supported ?the retention of a classical preparation for medicine ... including Latin and Greek,? calling them ?indispensable? [Bonner]. William Henry Welch translated this book in 1924. Billroth, a German-Austrian surgeon, was born April 26, 1829, Bergen, on the island of Rugen, Prussia; he died February 6, 1894, Abbazia on the Istria peninsula, Italy (now Opatija, Croatia). Billroth was a lifelong friend of the composer Brahms, and a pioneer of visceral surgery. Billroth is known as the founder of modern abdominal surgery. Lesky, Erna, The Vienna Medical School of the 19th Century, (1977) p. 273; Bonner, Thomas Neville, Becoming a Physician, (1995), p. 286 (citing the 1886 second ed.); Merz, John, A History of European Thought in the Nineteenth Century, p. 208 (mentioning many of the most influential names in medical schools and their supporters, such as Boerhaave, Johannes Müller, Virchow, etc.). First Edition. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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4 CHAPMAN, Carleton B. Dartmouth Medical School The First 175 Years.
Hanover (NH): University Press of New England, 1973. 1973 087451097X / 9780874510973 
Small 8vo. x, [4], 106 pp. 25 illus., appendix, index. Purple cloth, blue foil-stamped spine title, dust jacket. Very good. ISBN: 087451097X Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 COPE, Oliver & Jerrold ZACHARIAS. Medical Education Reconsidered: Report of the Endicott House Summer Study on Medical Education July 1965. With a Foreword by Alan Pifer.
Philadelphia and Montreal: J.B. Lippincott, (1966). 1966 
8vo. 95 pp. Indexes. Red cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles. Inscriptions on f.f.e.p. Fine. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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6 COWEN, David L. Medical Education: The Queen's-Rutgers Experience 1792-1830.
New Brunswick (NJ): Rutgers Medical School, 1966. 1966 Signed
Slim 8vo. vii, 54 pp. 2 photo plates, refs. Red printed wrappers. Inscribed by the author on the title-page, mailing address label. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 EVANS, Herbert M. (1882-1952). Ideals of Medicine; Remarks made at the dedication of the school of Medicine of the University of California at Los Angeles, November, 2, 1951.
[Los Angeles: The Society for the History of Medical Science, 1951]. 1951 
21 cm. 16 pp. Blue gilt-stamped pictorial wrappers. Very good. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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8 HIRSCH, Edwin F. Frank Billings: The Architect of Medical Education…
Chicago: University of Chicago, (1966). 1966 
8vo. xiv, 144 pp. Illus., bibliog., index. Brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Very good. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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9 JURRIAANSE, M. W. The Founding of Leyden University.
Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1965. 1965 
8vo. 24 pp. Photo frontispiece. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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10 LANGONE, John. Harvard Med: The Story Behind America's Premier Medical School and the Making of America's Doctors.
New York: Crown, (1995). 1995 0517593068 / 9780517593066 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xiii, 383 pp. Index. Quarter black paper over red paper-backed boards, gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket. Very good. ISBN: 0517593068 First Edition. 
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11 LIPPARD, Vernon W. & Elizabeth PURCELL (eds.). The Changing Medical Curriculum: Report of a Macy Conference.
New York: John Macy Jr. Foundation, 1972. 1972 
8vo. ix, 193 pp. Figs., tables. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 MORGAN, John. A Discourse Upon the Institution of Medical Schools in America.
New York: Arno Press, 1975. 1975 040506604X / 9780405066047 
Reprint of 1765 Philadelphia edition. Small 8vo. vii, xxviii, 63 pp. Green cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles. Fine. ISBN: 040506604X 
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13 MUSTO, David F. & Boris M. ASTRACHAN. Strange Encounter: The Use of Study Groups with Graduate Students in History.
Washington, D.C.: Psychiatry Journal for the Study of Interpersonal Processes, (1968). 1968 
8vo. 264-276 pp. Printed Wrappers. Ownership signature. Fine. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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14 O'MALLEY, C. D The history of medical education. An international symposium held February 5-9, 1968. Sponsored by the UCLA Department of Medical History, School of Medicine. Supported by the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation
Berkeley, etc.: University of California Press 1970 hardcover 1 
Berkeley, etc.:: University of California Press. 1970. hardcover. 1. Series: UCLA Forum in Medical Sciences, No. 12. 267 x 180 mm. Tall 8vo. xii, 548 pp. 40 figs. on plates, index. Cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket. Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 O'MALLEY, Charles Donald (1907-1970), editor. The history of medical education. An International Symposium held February 5-9, 1968 sponsored by the UCLA Department of Medical History, School of Medicine. Supported by the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation.
Berkeley, etc.: University of California Press, 1970. 1970 
Series: UCLA Forum in Medical Science, No. 12. Large 8vo. xii, 548 pp. 41 figs. on plates, index. Cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket. Fine. Garrison and Morton 1766.608. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 University of Bologna. Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
Bologna: University of Bologna, 1950. 1950 
246 x 172 mm. 8vo. 47 pp. Figs., index; extremities yellowed. Printed wrappers; extremities yellowed. Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Bicentennial of Medical Education in the United States.
Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania University Press, 1965. 1965 
First edition. 195 x 130 mm. Small 8vo. 52 pp. Figs. Printed wrappers. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 VISELTEAR, Arthur J. The Yale Plan of Medical Education: The Early Years.
New Haven, CT: Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, 1986. 1986 
8vo. 627-648 pp. Bibliog. Printed wrappers. Reprint. Fine. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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19 WILKINSON, K. D. (ed.). The History of the Birmingham Medical School 1825-1925.
Birmingham: Cornish Brothers, 1925. 1925 
8vo. 96 pp. Photos & illus. (including of the school & its staff). Original pictorial wrappers; spine head slightly rubbed. Rare. A FINE COPY. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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20 [Anon.] By A Lady. Caroline and her Mother; or, Familiar Conversations for Children. Principally Upon Entomological Subjects.
London: J. Hatchard and Son, no date [ca. 1830]. 1830 
Small 8vo. 245 pp. Early quarter green cloth, white spine label; rubbed, inner hinge cracked, unopened pages. Early ownership signatures of M. E. Bundekin. Very good. Scarce. First edition. Series of educational conversations. First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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