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1 BANKOFF, George. The Conquest of Tuberculosis.
London: MacDonald, (1946). 
FIRST EDITION. Small 8vo. 187 pp. Plates, index. Red cloth, dust-jacket; extremities rubbed. Very good. One of six books written by Bankoff on medical history. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 BRUCE, George. Disputatio medica inauguralis, de phthisi pulmonali.
Edinburgh: Adamus Neill et Socii, 1800. 
205 x 125 mm. 8vo. [vi], 48 pp. Some foxing in preliminaries. Self-wraps. "Dr. Duncan" written on top cover. FINE. FIRST EDITION. Bruce’s disputation on pulmonary consumption (tuberculosis). Dedicated to Andrew Duncan, Sr. RLIN: NLM, LibCoPhil. First Edition. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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3 BURKE, Richard Michael (b. 1903). An historical chronology of tuberculosis.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas 1955 hardcover SECOND EDITION. 192 x 125 mm. Small 8vo. xiii, 125 pp. 6 figs., bibliog., indexes; extensive ink marginalia. Brick-red cloth, du 
Springfield, IL:: Charles C. Thomas. 1955. hardcover. SECOND EDITION. 192 x 125 mm. Small 8vo. xiii, 125 pp. 6 figs.,. bibliog., indexes; extensive ink marginalia. Brick-red cloth, dust-. jacket; jacket chipped. Good. Garrison and Morton 2360.. 3 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 EHRLER, Paul. ... hätte ich nur meine Bekannten schon begrüsst... Geschite der Sanatoriums-Frischluft-Leigekur 1860-1950. Epochale Therapie einer berühmten Krankheit.
Rorschach: Nebelspalter-Verlag, (1982). 
246 x 155 mm. 8vo. 146 pp. Profusely illus. with black and white figs. Beige cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 HENRY, William Charles (1804-1892). Dissertatio medica inauguralis de tuberculorum origine....
Edinburgh: Joannes Stark, 1827. 
210 x 135 mm. 8vo. [viii], 29 pp. Self wraps. Fine. FIRST EDITION. Henry went on to a career of writing medical biography. First Edition. 
Price: 37.00 USD
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6 HINSDALE, Guy (1858-1948). Atmospheric Air in Relation to Tuberculosis.
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1914. 
Series: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Vol. 63, No. 1. 8vo. x, 136 pp. 93 plates. Original printed wrappers; extremities chipped, spine foot missing a piece, light front cover water-stain, else very good. Front and rear cover ex-library rubber stamps, with stamps occasionally throughout text. Generally very good. “Guy Hinsdale was born on 26 Oct. 1858 in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Theodore and Grace (Webster) Hinsdale. He married Mary P. Graham on 11 March 1890; they had one daughter. Hinsdale died in Charlottesville, Va., on 27 April 1948. Hinsdale attended Amherst College where he received an A.B. (1878) and an A.M. (1881). He received his M.D. from the Medical Department of the University of Pennsylvania in 1881. After graduation, Hinsdale set up private practice in Philadelphia where he became Assistant Physician at the Orthopedic Hospital and Infirmary for Nervous Diseases and Presbyterian Hospital. He was appointed Associate Professor of Climatology at the Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia (1905-1917) and Professor of Climatology at the University of Pennsylvania (1917-1919). He also served as Medical Director of the Homestead at Hot Springs, Va. (1904-1929) and Medical Director of Greenbrier at White Sulphur Springs, Va. (1929-1942). Hinsdale was a very active member of the American Academy of Medicine (Vice-President, 1906-1907), the American Climatological and Clinical Association (Secretary, 1894-1918; President, 1919), and the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Tuberculosis (President, 1900-1902). Dr. Hinsdale was elected to the Fellowship of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia on 6 Jan. 1892.” 
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7 JACOBS, Philip P. A tuberculosis directory containing a list of institutions, associations and other agencies dealing with tuberculosis in the United States and Canada. … National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis.
New York: 1911. 
8vo. 311, xxi pp. Dark green cloth. Fine. Full title: A tuberculosis directory containing a list of institutions, associations and other agencies dealing with tuberculosis in the United States and Canada. Compiled for the National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 KOENIG, Fr. (ed.). Die tuberculose der knochen und gelenke. Auf grund eigener beobachtungen.
Berlin: August Hirschwald, 1884. 
8vo. [8], 169 pp. 14 figs. Quarter maroon cloth over marbled boards; large piece of spine missing, boards rubbed. Bookplate and exlib stamps of Welch Medical Library. Otherwise very good. Rare. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 MAYLARD, A. Ernest. Abdominal Tuberculosis.
Philadelphia: P. Blakiston’s Son, 1908. 
8vo. xvi, 360 pp. 57 figs., index. Red cloth; corners bumped. Very good. Scarce. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Maylard was surgeon to the Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow, and earlier connected with Guy’s Hospital. First Edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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10 ORD, John. Dissertatio inauguralis de phthisi pulmonali....
Edinburgh: Abernethy & Walker, 1817. 
210 x 135 mm. 8vo. [viii], 35 pp. Self-wraps. Fine. FIRST EDITION. On pulmonary consumption (tuberculosis). Wellcome, IV, p. 267. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 PEERS, Robert A. A Primer for the Tuberculous and other Essays on Tuberculosis.
(San Francisco: James H. Barry, 1930). 
8vo. 324 pp. Frontis., photo plates. Quarter tan cloth over gray boards, black stamped cover title, printed paper spine labels. Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 POTTENGER, Francis Marion. The Fight against Tuberculosis: An Autobiography.
New York: Henry Schuman, (1952). 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xii, 276 pp. Frontis., photos. Gray cloth, black stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket a bit worn with a few small tears and stains. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 RIST, Edouard. La Tuberculose.
Paris: Armand Colin, 1927. 
Series: Collection Armand Colin, Nos. 89-90. Small 8vo. 356, ads. 8 pp. 25 figs., 6 graphs. Original boards, printed cover and spine labels; front hinge broken. Previous owner’s inked signatures (including front cover). Fair. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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14 STEELE, John D. The Surgical Management of Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Introduction by Frederick A. Coller. Biographical Sketch of John Alexander by Cameron Haight.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1957). 
8vo. xxvii, 213 pp. Numerous figs., index. Maroon cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket; covers have mildew stains. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 STEWART, C. Hunter. "The sex and age incidence of mortality from pulmonary tuberculosis in Scotland and in its groups of registration districts since 1861." In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Vol. XXI, November 1910 to July 1911.
Edinburgh: Neill, 1912. 
260 x 182 mm. Thick 8vo. Pages 352-373 pp. [Entire volume: viii, 782 pp.]. 16 tables (5 folding), 8 plates (7 folding, most high-lighted in color, 1 with small tear in bottom margin, repaired with tape). Quarter brown morocco, morocco corners, marbled boards, raised bands, gilt spine. Ex library blind stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington Solar Observatory. Fine. FIRST EDITION. This is a highly detailed statistical report on the mortality rates from tuberculosis at a time when the etiology of the disease was generally understood and death rates were showing substantial decline by C. Hunter Stewart, Professor of Public Health, University of Edinburgh. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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16 TEISSIER, Pierre Joseph (1864-1932). Des Lésions de l’Endocarde, chez les tuberculeux. [Head of title]: Maladies du Cœur et Tuberculose.
Paris: J. B. Bailliere et Fils, 1894. 
Small 4to. 326, [1] pp. Dissertation; paper browned. Hardcover; kozo spine. Previous ownership blind embossed stamp on title and rubber ink stamps with Johns Hopkins University Welch Medical Library bookplate. Very good. RARE. First edition. Teissier, French physician, born in Paris, studied medicine at Bordeaux, the present work is his dissertation on endocardial lesions in tuberculosis. In 1897 he was appointed professor of medicine at the Faculté de médecine de Paris where he taught internal pathology and childhood diseases. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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17 WEBB, Gerald B. Tuberculosis.
New York: Paul B. Hoeber, 1937. 
Series: Clio Medica XVI. Small 8vo. xv, 205 pp. 17 illus., 2 charts, bibliog., index. Original red grained cloth, black-stamped cover and spine titles; extremities worn. Bookplate of Elmer Belt. Very good. Garrison & Morton 2357. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 [Tuberculosis, Surgical Treatment] ISELIN, Marc Henri. “Tuberculose pleuro-pulmonaire, thoracoplastie.” with: “Suppurations pleuro-pulmonaires….” with: “Les neoplasies.”
Offprint from: Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale. Paris: Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale 1935 paperback 4to. 12; 3; 7; 16; 3; 8; 6; 20; 14; 24; 14 pp. Numerous figs., tables. Original printed wrappers; top cover off, rear cover LACK Signed
Offprint from: Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale. Paris:: Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale. 1935. paperback. 4to. 12; 3; 7; 16; 3; 8; 6; 20; 14; 24; 14 pp. Numerous figs.,. tables. Original printed wrappers; top cover off, rear cover LACKING,. extremities chipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Ex. library ms. notations on top cover, labels, bookplate. Ownership. signature. AS IS. RARE.. FIRST EDITION. Contains chapters 6048-6060 on surgical treatment of tuberculosis from the Encyclopédie Médico-Chirurgicale. . . First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 [Tuberculosis] American Lung Association. Bulletin: Special Anniversary issue.
(New York: American Lung Assn., 1982). 
Thin 4to. 23 pp. Numerous photo illus., 7 articles on tuberculosis. Printed wrappers. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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