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1 BRIGHT, Richard (1789-1858); G. Hilaro BARLOW (ed.). Clinical Memoirs on Abdominal Tumours and Intumescence. Edited by G. Hilaro Barlow.
London: New Sydenham Society, 1861. 1861 
Preface dated 1860. Series: The New Sydenham Society, Vol. VI. 8vo. xviii, 326 pp. 79 figs., index. Original gilt and blind stamped brown cloth, all edges red; joints and portion of spine replaced with kozo, library pocket on rear pastedown, extremities worn. Bookplate of Columbia University. Very good internally. First edition in book format. Bright, Richard (1789-1858) was an important physician at Guy's Hospital, who first wrote "Clinical Memoirs on Abdominal Tumours and Intumescence" in Guy's Hospital Reports, Vol. 107. He was born in Bristol and studied medicine at Edinburgh, London, Berlin and Vienna. He joined Guy's Hospital in 1820 and was instrumental in founding the Guys Hospital Reports. He differentiated renal dropsy from cardiac dropsy, and gave a classic description of chronic non-suppurative nephritis (now called Bright disease) in 1827. He continued to work at Guy's Hospital for 20 years and became one of its most distinguished physicians. Garrison and Morton 2616. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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2 FRANKSSON, Curt (ed.). Kidney Transplantation.
Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell, (1968). 1968 
8vo. 152 pp. Photos, figs., tables. Green cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles. Presentation inscription from the editor. Ownership signature and rubberstamp of Willard E. Goodwin. Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 ROUILLER, Charles, & Alex F. MULLER, editors. The kidney; morphology, biochemistry, physiology.
New York and London: Academic Press, 1969-71. 1969 
Four volumes. 8vo. Illus., indices. Cloth, dust-jacket; light wear to jacket. Very good. Bookplate of Elmer Belt. A comprehensive work on the kidney. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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