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Descriptive catalogue of the Medical Museum of McGill University. Arranged on a modified decimal system of museum classification. Part IV: Section I. The haemopoietic organs. Catalogue and didactic introductions by Oskar C. Gruner.

By: ABBOTT, Maude E., editor.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Oxford:, Clarendon Press, 1915.: 1915

Seller ID: M4731

8vo. xx, 203 pp. 12 plates (some color). Gray cloth; light wear to spine ends. Very good. Scarce. Bookplate of Elmer Belt. Much material and some samples shown of bone-marrow, lymph-nodes, the spleen, and the thymus gland. View more info

Surgical Observations on the Constitutional Origin and Treatment of Local Diseases; and on Aneurisms: Including Directions for the Treatment of Disorders of the Digestive Organs.

By: ABERNETHY, John (1764-1831).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London:, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green, 1826.: 1826

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M9670

8vo. (224 x 138 mm) xii, 346pp. Uncut, publisher's 8 pp. catalogue dated Feb. 1826. Original blue paper boards, brown paper spine, printed paper label; spine worn, missing head and tail pieces of spine, front cover partially detached. Bookseller's label, Henry Start, Antiquarian Bookseller, Wolverhampton; inscribed by J. Parrott and Biggam M.D. on half-title. Eighth Edition. This author's primary work was first issued in 1809-10 in two volumes and reached their final form in the sixth edition of 1817. "A pupil of John Hunter, Abernethy became a leading surgeon in London. He was most indus... View more info

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Versuch uber die Elektricitaet, worinn Theorie und Ausubung dieser Wissenschaft durch eine Menge methodisch geordneter Experimente erlautert wird, nebst einem Versuch uber den Magnet.

By: ADAMS, George (1750-1795).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Vienna:, Johann Thomas Edlen v. Trattnern, 1786.: 1786

Seller ID: M9671

8vo. (208 x 126 mm) vi, [10], 270 pp. Six engraved folding plates; toning and foxing throughout, lightly soiled plates, ownership pen marks on front flyleaf. Half calf over two-tone green floral motif boards, raised bands, gilt-stamping on spine, gilt-stamped red leather spine label, edges tinted red; worn boards, insect damage to spine ends, light marginal worming throughout. Cyrillic bookplate, Cyrillic library stamps and manuscript index number on title-page, Cyrillic library stamp on Plate I (Ar. Shevchenko"), early ownership signature. SCARCE. Second German edition. George Adams serv... View more info

A collection of the published writings of the late Thomas Addison, M.D., physician to Guy's Hospital. Edited, with introductory prefaces to several of the papers by Dr. Wilks and Dr. Daldy.

By: ADDISON, Thomas (1793-1860).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London:, New Sydenham Society, 1868; Birmingham: Classics of Medicine Library, 1983.: 1868

Seller ID: M4520

22 cm. 8vo. xxxi, 242 pp. Frontis., index. Full deep red gilt-stamped cowhide, with endleaves designed by Richard J. Wolfe, a.e.g. Fine. Special edition. Addison was a contemporary of Bright at Guy's Hospital and a fine lecturer. See: Garrison and Morton 2223. View more info

"Aerosporin", an antibiotic produced by Bacillus aerosporus Greer." [With:] WALSH, Robert John & Carmel M. MONTGOMERY. "A new human iso-agglutinin subdividing the MN blood groups."

By: AINSWORTH, Geoffrey Clough (b. 1905), et. al.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: In:, Nature, CLX, (August 23, 1947).: 1947

Seller ID: M1847

pp. 263, 504-505 pp. (both in "Letters to the Editors."). 257 x 187 mm. 8vo. li, 916, [supplements, various] pp. Quarter green morocco, morocco corners, marbled boards, gilt spine; rubbed. Ex library copy. Very good. FIRST EDITION. The first item reports the discovery of aerosporin (polymyxin). Written with Annie M. Brown and G. Brownlee of the Wellcome Physiological Research Laboratories. Garrison and Morton 1937. The second item reports on the discovery of S blood-group antigen produced at the Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service, Sydney, Australia. Garrison and Morton 913. First Edi... View more info

Ninth Annual Meeting [of the American Burn Assoc.].

By: American Burn Assoc.

Price: $2.34

Publisher: Anaheim,, March 31, April 1-2, 1977.: 1977

Seller ID: M1509

8vo. 88 pp. Wrappers. View more info

Competitio ad agregationem, jussu regis optimi, et ex mandato summi Regiae Universitatis Magistri, instituta anno 1823. Quaestio: an antiquorum doctrina de crisibus et diebus criticis admittenda? an in curandis morbis et praesertim acutis observanda? Theses quas, Deo juvante, in saluberrima facultate medica Parisiensi, praesentibus competitionis judicibus, publicis competitorum disputationibus subjectas tueri conabitur, die 18 mensis Febr. 1824.

By: ANDRAL, Gabriel (1797-1876).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Paris:, A. Belin, 1824.: 1824

Seller ID: M3958

245 x 191 mm. Small 4to. 51 pp. Self-wraps, spine re-enforced with adhesive paper. Ownership signature on front cover. Fine. RARE. Gabriel Andral's M.D. thesis. He was "a clear, methodic, analytic spirit who opposed all scholastic eccentricity and fanaticism, edited the works of Laennec, joined hands with Louis in his propaganda against blood-letting, favored cold baths in typhoid and other fevers, and is to be especially remembered as the first to urge a chemical examination of the blood in morbid conditions. His Clinique medicale (1829-33) was the first work of the kind made famous by T... View more info

Atlas of operative technic: anus, rectum, and colon.

By: BACON, Harry E., & Stuart T. ROSS.

Price: $67.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, Mosby, 1954.: 1954

Seller ID: M1497

4to. 301 pp. 403 illus. (drawings), index. Blue cloth. Fine. View more info

Notable names in medicine and surgery.

By: BAILEY, Hamilton (1894-1961) & William John BISHOP (1903-1961).

Price: $133.34

Publisher: London:, H. K. Lewis, 1959.: 1959

Seller ID: M2284

222 x 141 mm. 8vo. xiii, 216 pp. 79 ports., 162 figs., bibliog., index. Yellow cloth, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed. Very good. THIRD EDITION. "Biographical notes and portraits of men and women whose names are perpetuated in well-known medical eponyms." Garrison and Morton 6737. View more info

Up From Little Egypt.

By: BAILEY, Percival.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Buckskin Press, 1969.: 1969

Seller ID: M10806

8vo. xiii, 265 pp. Color frontis., bibliog. Red cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles, dust jacket. Fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Rewards of Medicine, and Other Essays.

By: BARBER, Hugh.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London:, H. K. Lewis, 1959.: 1959

Seller ID: M11927

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. [vi], 140 pp. Index. Gilt-stamped navy blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket head torn. Front pastedown book label. Near fine in good jacket. First Edition. View more info

"Note on the probable mode of infection by the so-called filaria perstans, and on the probability that this organism really belongs to the genus tylenchus (Bastian).

By: BASTIAN, Henry Charlton (1837-1915).

Price: $23.34

Publisher: In [London]:, The Lancet. . ., Vol. I, No. V, (January 30, 1904).: 1904

Seller ID: M2431

283 x 199 mm. 4to. 286-287 pp. (Entire Vol.: ii, 48 [ads], (274)-348, 49-96, iii-iv [ads] pp.). Illus. Self-wraps; dog-eared, fore-edge chipped. Ex library rubber stamp on top cover, else very good. FIRST EDITION. Henry Bastian was one of the founders of English neurology. He is remembered for "Bastian's law," which states that transverse lesion of the cord above the lumbar enlargement results in the abolition of the tendon reflexes of the lower extremities. He garners five references in Garrison and Morton. First Edition. View more info

Clinical Tropical Medicine: By Twenty-Seven Authors.

By: BERCOVITZ, Z. Taylor (ed.).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York and London:, Paul B. Hoeber, (1944).: 1944

Seller ID: M09923

Tall 8vo. xvii, 957 pp. Color plates, photos, figs., tables, index. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; spine faded. Fine. View more info

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Differences in Medicine, Unraveling Practices, Techniques, and Bodies.

By: BERG, Marc; Annemarie MOL (eds.).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham and London:, Duke University Press, (1998).: 1998

Seller ID: S12404

ISBN: 0822321742

8vo. vi, 272 pp. 2 figures, 2 tables, index. Printed wrappers. Fine. ISBN: 0822321742 View more info

An Introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicine. Translated by Henry Copley Green. With a new Foreword by I. Bernard Cohen.

By: BERNARD, Claude.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, Dover, [1957].: 1957

Seller ID: BL4001

Reprint (this printing much later). 8vo. xix, 226 pp. Printed wrappers. Fine. View more info

An Introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicine. Translated by Henry Copley Greene; with an introduction by Lawrence J. Henderson.

By: BERNARD, Claude.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York:, Collier Books, (1961).: 1961

Seller ID: S12838

Sm. 8vo. 255 pp. Printed wrappers. Fine. View more info

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Recherches Experimentales pour servir a l'Histoire de la Vitalite Propre des Tissus Animaux. These . .

By: BERT, Paul (1833-1886).

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Paris:, E. Martinet 1866.: 1866

Seller ID: M9683

4to. (270 x 216 mm) [4], 96 pp. Two engraved plates. Presentation inscription from the author, "A M[ssieur] le D[octeur] Pettigrew avec les complements de l'auteur P Bert" at the top of the title page; light foxing to first few leaves. Modern quarter black levant morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine, gilt fillet on covers; very attractive binding. FIRST EDITION. This work is the thesis by Bert for his PhD. in natural sciences from the College de France. The work is dedicated to his mentor, Claude Bernard, as well as Pierre Gratiolet and Henri Milne-Edwards, three eminent s... View more info

First Principles of Medicine.

By: BILLING, Archibald.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Lea and Blanchard, 1851.: 1851

Seller ID: M09935

Second American Edition. 8vo. xxiii, 246 pp. Index; pages have minor spotting. Original blind-stamped brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; cloth worn and rubbed, spine chipped. Good. View more info

Medical Investigation in Seventeenth Century England. Embryological Thought in Seventeenth Century England by Charles W. Bodemer. Robert Boyle as an Amateur Physician by Lester S. King. Papers read at a Clark Library Seminar, October 14, 1967.

By: BODEMER, Charles W & Lester S. KING.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Williams Andrews Clark Memorial Library, 1968.: 1968

Seller ID: M8762

228 x 154 mm. 8vo. 55 pp. Red wrappers; spine extremities faded. Very good. View more info

Dermoid Cysts of the Vertebral Canal.

By: BOLDREY, Edwin B. & Arthur R. ELVIDGE.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, et al.:, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1939.: 1939

Seller ID: M09903

Reprinted from: Annals of Surgery, Vol. 110, No. 2, August, 1939, pp. 273-284. 8vo. [12] pp. 5 figs., 1 table. Stapled pamphlet. Fine. View more info