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1 BERNER, Peter, et al. Zur Geschichte der Psychiatrie in Wien. Psychiatry in Vienna. Eine Bilddokumentation. An illustrated documentation.... With Contributions by....
Vienna: Christian Brandstätter, (1983). 1983 
269 x 211 mm. 4to. 143, [1] pp. 218 figs. Pictorial wrappers. Fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 ESQUIROL, Jean Etienne Dominique (1772-1840) Des Maladies Mentales Considérées sous les Rapports Médical, Hygiénique et Médico-Légal
Paris: J.-B. Baillière 1838 X27x492940731 hardcover 11 
Paris:: J.-B. Baillière. 1838. hardcover. 11. Two volumes. xviii, [2], 678; [2], 864 pp. 27 engraved plates (including 1 large fold-out plan of Charenton), tables; occasional early pencil marginalia. Beautifully bound in modern antique-style full brown calf, gilt spine, new end-leaves. FINE. Crisp and clean. . FIRST EDITION of THE FIRST MODERN TEXTBOOK ON PSYCHIATRY. The classic work on psychiatry with 27 intricate engraved plates. "Esquirol succeeded Pinel at the Saltpêtrière, and was the first lecturer on psychiatry. After Pinel he was a founder of the French School. This is the first modern textbook on psychiatry. It is notable for its striking illustrations of the insane." Garrison and Morton 4929. The stunning plates include many instances of the insane in various situations and positions, as well as a large fold-out plan of the insane asylum at Charenton, where Esquirol was director. These volumes represent 40 years of study and "presented the first survey of the whole field of psychiatry in the spirit of unprejudiced observation and detailed description based on an unprecedented number of patients." Hunter & Macalpine, p. 731. Garrison and Morton 4929; Waller 2817; Wellcome II, p. 531. First Edition. 
Price: 3750.00 USD
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3 HALL, J. K. (ed.). One Hundred Years of American Psychiatry.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1944. 1944 
Thick 4to. xxiv, 649 pp. Illus., essays, index. Green & brown cloth, gilt spine. Bookplate & signature of Arthur A. Unger, 1944. FINE. FIRST EDITION. Comprehensive history of American Psychiatry. Includes contributions from: Richard H. Shryock, Henry E. Sigerist, & Gregory Zilboorg. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 HARROWER-ERICKSON, M. R. & M. E. STEINER. Large Scale Rorschach Techniques. A Manual for the Group Rorschach and Multiple Choice Test.
Springfield (IL): Charles C. Thomas, 1945. 1945 
8vo. xi, 419 pp. 55 tables, index. Original blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket. Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5 IRONSIDE, R. N. & I. R. C. BATCHELOR. Aviation Neuro-Psychiatry. With a foreword by Harold E. Whittingham.
Edinburgh: E. & S. Livingstone, 1945. 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. viii, 167 pp. Index. Periwinkle cloth, gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket; jacket torn and toned. Ownership signature of Dr. Archibald Buchanan-Barbour, former Commander and Chief Medical Officer, Air Transport Division of the RAF and director of medical services for British European Airways with “Review copy” written beneath. ALS from J. Ennefrom [?] of Nursing Mirror and Midwives Journal to Archibald Buchanan-Barbour (1/15/1946) tipped-in. Typescript draft of review by Buchanan-Barbour with autograph corrections laid-in, along with a clipped extract from British Medical Journal titled “The Psychiatry of Wartime Flying.” Acknowledgement of receipt of review copy slip tipped-in at rear. Near fine in good jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 LEWIS, Nolan D. C. A Short History of Psychiatric Achievement with a Forecast for the Future.
London: Chapman & Hall, 1942. 1942 
First English edition. 8vo. 275 pp. Index. Brown cloth, gilt spine. Presentation inscription from Ronald Fairbairn, 1960. A FINE COPY. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 SCHROEDER van der KOLK, Jacobus Ludovicus Conradus (1797-1862). Seele und Leib in Wechselbeziehung zu Einander.
Braunschweig: Friedrich Vieweg & Sohn, 1865. 1865 
8vo. (226 x 150 mm) viii, [2], 192 pp. Original printed yellow wrappers; edges chipped, a few stains. FIRST EDITION. The first collected edition in German of the five popular lectures on psychosomatics, which were delivered in 1835, 1843 and 1852. These works by the noted Dutch neurologist were posthumously published as this psychiatric monograph. ?Schroeder van der Kolk … thought that body and soul interact in the life-force (or ‘brain-force’); in the insane the brain-force, rather than the soul (the ‘higher principle’ in man) is ill. Thus the soul receives wrong data from the nervous-force and consequently reaches a wrong judgement.? [DSB]. Schroeder van der Kolk, a native of Holland, received his M. D. in 1820 for his dissertation on the coagulation of blood. As a practicing physician in Amsterdam, he treated about 400 patients daily. He also performed many postmortem examinations and did much on behalf of the 150 mental patients in hospital. Thus he had the opportunity to examine many different diseases, and to form a collection of pathological specimens. He was a lecturer on morbid anatomy and emphasized the importance of anatomical investigations. Schroeder van der Kolk was the first to discover that tubercular pulmonary tissue is easily recognized by the presence of elastic threads in the sputum. DSB Vol. XII, p. 223-5; Hirsch / H.III, S582; Waller 5369. First Edition. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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8 USDIN, Gene L., editor. Practical lectures in psychiatry for the medical practitioner.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1966). 1966 
236 x 165 mm. 8vo. Indexes. Green cloth, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed. Bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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9 [SULLIVAN, Harry Stack] MULLAHY, Patrick, editor. The contributions of Harry Stack Sullivan; a symposium on interpersonal theory in psychiatry and social science.
New York: Hermitage House, (1952). 1952 
8vo. 238 pp. Bibliog. of Stack’s writings. Black cloth, gilt spine. Ownership signature. Very good. FIRST EDITION. “Harry Stack Sullivan (1892-1949) was an early proponent of the point of view regarding analysis characterized by an emphasis on what he called interpersonal relationships. He considered mental illness to consist of, as well as to stem from, disturbed interpersonal relationships.” Alexander, History of psychiatry, pp. 365-366. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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