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1 GIBNEY, Virgil Pendleton (1847-1927). The hip and its diseases.
New York & London: Bermingham 1884 hardcover 192 x 132 mm. 8vo. 412 pp. 64 figs., indexes. Text-block the same size as the maroon cloth copy of this title, but narrower marg 
New York & London:: Bermingham. 1884. hardcover. 192 x 132 mm. 8vo. 412 pp. 64 figs., indexes. Text-block the same. size as the maroon cloth copy of this title, but narrower margins.. Top and rear covers blind-stamped, dark green cloth, gilt spine with. thin horizontal bands at the top and bottom of the spine and a gilt. floral design in the middle of the spine under the author’s name;. spine ends lightly chipped. Very good.. FIRST EDITION. This is Gibney’s most significant work. "The volume has eighteen chapters and is quite comprehensive in scope. The largest number of cases concerned bone and joint tuberculosis, and Gibney wrote that in the early days of the Hospital, over one-half of the inpatients suffered from some form of this infectious process. The book contains sixty-four illustrations. There was only one edition." - Rutkow. Virgil P. Gibney was associated with James Knight (1810-1887) at the Hospital for the Ruptured and Crippled in New York. After living in the hospital for thirteen years, the two men developed clinical disagreements; Knight asked Gibney for his resignation after this book was published. "Gibney went into private practice but after Knight’s death Gibney was asked to return to the hospital as surgeon-in-chief." Rutkow. Cordasco 80-2298; Orr collection 1079; Rutkow, History of surgery in the United States, OR41; Shands, Early orthopaedic surgeons of America, pp. 85-96. . 2 First Edition. 
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2 GIBNEY, Virgil Pendleton (1847-1927). The hip and its diseases.
New York & London: Bermingham 1884 hardcover 192 x 132 mm. 8vo. 412 pp. 64 figs., indexes. Text-block the same size as the previous item, but smaller margins. Top and rear c 
New York & London:: Bermingham. 1884. hardcover. 192 x 132 mm. 8vo. 412 pp. 64 figs., indexes. Text-block the same. size as the previous item, but smaller margins. Top and rear covers. blind-stamped, dark green cloth, gilt spine with thin horizontal. bands at the top and bottom of the spine and a gilt floral design in. the middle of the spine under the author’s name; spine ends lightly. chipped. Bookplate of J. K. Warren, M. D. Very good.. FIRST EDITION. This is Gibney’s most significant work. "The volume has eighteen chapters and is quite comprehensive in scope. The largest number of cases concerned bone and joint tuberculosis, and Gibney wrote that in the early days of the Hospital, over one-half of the inpatients suffered from some form of this infectious process. The book contains sixty-four illustrations. There was only one edition." - Rutkow. Virgil P. Gibney was associated with James Knight (1810-1887) at the Hospital for the Ruptured and Crippled in New York. After living in the hospital for thirteen years, the two men developed clinical disagreements; Knight asked Gibney for his resignation after this book was published. "Gibney went into private practice but after Knight’s death Gibney was asked to return to the hospital as surgeon-in-chief." Rutkow. Cordasco 80-2298; Orr collection 1079; Rutkow, History of surgery in the United States, OR41; Shands, Early orthopaedic surgeons of America, pp. 85-96. . 2 First Edition. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 HAMILTON, Frank Hastings (1813-1886) A practical treatise on fractures and dislocations. Eighth edition, revised and edited by Stephen Smith
Philadelphia: Lea Brothers 1891 hardcover 1 
Philadelphia:: Lea Brothers. 1891. hardcover. 1. 242 x 158 mm. 8vo. xvi, (35)-849, [ads] 32 pp. 507 woodcut figs., index. Modern full red cloth, gilt spine title. Bookplate of Alfred Heacock Whittaker. Fine. . First edition, 1860. "Hamilton's treatise is the first American text to deal with fractures in depth." Rutkow. Cordasco 90-3156; Rutkow, A history of surgery in the United States, OR7. First Edition. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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4 KENNEDY, Robert H. "Progress in the transportation of fracture patients."
Offprint from: Bulletin, American College of Surgeons, April 1940 hardcover 218 x 96 mm. 1 sheet, folded. 4 pp. Very good. 
Offprint from:: Bulletin, American College of Surgeons, April. 1940. hardcover. 218 x 96 mm. 1 sheet, folded. 4 pp. Very good.. 2 
Price: 8.00 USD
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5 KENNEDY, Robert H. "Transportation of the injured with particular reference to fractures of the extremities."
[no place]: Published by American College of Surgeons, [afte 1934] paperback 255 x 190 mm. 4to. 11 pp. 13 figs. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
[no place]:: Published by American College of Surgeons, [afte. 1934]. paperback. 255 x 190 mm. 4to. 11 pp. 13 figs. Printed wrappers. Very good.. 2 
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6 LOSSEN, Hermann Friedrich (b. 1842). Grundriss der Frakturen und Luxationen. Für Studirende und Ärzte.
Stuttgart: Ferdinand Enke 1897 hardcover 225 x 150 mm. 8vo. x, 318 pp. 70 figs., indexes. Black-stamped green cloth; lightly rubbed, else fine. 
Stuttgart:: Ferdinand Enke. 1897. hardcover. 225 x 150 mm. 8vo. x, 318 pp. 70 figs., indexes. Black-stamped green. cloth; lightly rubbed, else fine.. FIRST EDITION of Lossen’s important work on fractures and dislocations. Handsomely illustrated. . 1 First Edition. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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7 MacAUSLAND, W. Russell (b. 1882). Orthopedic papers. I. "Ankylosis of the elbow." II. "The open method in the reduction of fractures." III. "Astragalectomy (Whitman operation) in infantile paralysis." IV. "Separation of the lower femoral epiphysis." V. "Fracture treatment from the standpoint of the orthopedic surgeon."
[No place], 1 5-1917 paperback 226 x 152 mm. 8vo. 27; 7; 9; 9, [3]; 8 pp. 15; 9; 14; 7; 15 figs., 1 table. Later printed wrappers; water-stained, last leaves s 
[No place],: 1. 5-1917. paperback. 226 x 152 mm. 8vo. 27; 7; 9; 9, [3]; 8 pp. 15; 9; 14; 7; 15 figs., 1. table. Later printed wrappers; water-stained, last leaves stuck. together. Bookplate of Alfred Heacock Whittaker. Good.. Set of 5 offprints from The Journal of the American Medical Association, January 23, 1915, Vol. LXIV, pp. 312-317; Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, September, 1914, pp. 404-406; The Journal of the American Medical Association, January 27, 1917, Vol. LXVIII, pp. 239-242; Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, August, 1916, pp. 147-152; the source for the last unidentified. W. Russell and A. R. MacAusland are known for their pioneering work in the operation known as arthroplasty. . 3 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 MOORE, Austin T "Fracture of the hip joint, treatment by extra-articular fixation with adjustable nails."
Offprint from: Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 64, February 15 1937 paperback 2 
Offprint from:: Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 64, February 15. 1937. paperback. 2. 264 x 193 mm. 4to. 17 pp. 11 figs., 1 table. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 MÜLLER, Georg (b. 1861). Die orthopaedie des Praktischen Arztes.
Berlin & Vienna: Urban & Schwarzenberg 1910 hardcover 245 x 178 mm. 8vo. xv, 258, [ads, 2] pp. 151 figs. Blind- and gilt- stamped dark blue cloth; rubbed, top corners bumped. Bookpla 
Berlin & Vienna:: Urban & Schwarzenberg. 1910. hardcover. 245 x 178 mm. 8vo. xv, 258, [ads, 2] pp. 151 figs. Blind- and gilt-. stamped dark blue cloth; rubbed, top corners bumped. Bookplate of. Alfred Heacock Whittaker. Very good.. FIRST EDITION. Georg Müller’s text emphasizes diet, exercise, massage as well as more serious therapies such as surgery and corrective apparatus. A wonderful series of photographs and x-rays depict patients, prosthetic devices, and the doctor and his staff in the operating room. . 2 First Edition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 New York and Brooklyn Regional Fracture Committee, American College of Surgeons. Syllabus - course of instruction for hospital interns and residents on the care of cases of trauma.
Chicago: American College of Surgeons 1943 paperback 255 x 191 mm. 4to. 8 pp. Self-wraps. Very good. 
Chicago:: American College of Surgeons. 1943. paperback. 255 x 191 mm. 4to. 8 pp. Self-wraps. Very good.. 2 
Price: 20.00 USD
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