Category: Ophthalmology


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Traite des maladies des yeux et des oreilles, considerees sous le rapport des quatre parties ou quatre ages de la vie de l'homme; avec les remedes curatifs, & les moyens propres a les preserver des accidens.

By: DESMONCEAUX, Abbe (1734-1806).

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez L'Auteur, Lottin de S.-Germain, 1786.: 1786

Seller ID: M4810

Two volumes. 203 x 132 mm. 8vo. xxvi, 480 (pages 381-382 repeat, but text continuous); vi, 497 (pages 316-317 repeat, but text continuous) pp. Title-page vignettes, erratas, engraved port. of Desmonceaux, headpieces, tailpieces, 3 engraved plates, index. Contemporary full mottled calf, raised bands, gilt spines, brown leather spine labels, marbled end-leaves; leather scuffed, extremities rubbed, spine ends chipped, top joint of Vol. II tender. Early ownership bookplates, ownership signature on half-title of Vol. I. Very good. FIRST EDITION. Famous in French society for his philanthropic pract... View more info

Traite de l'amaurose ou de la goutte-sereine ouvrage contenant des faits nombreux de Guerison de cette maladie. Dans des cas de cecite complete.

By: DEVAL, Charles (1806-1862).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris:, Victor Masson, 1851.: 1851

Seller ID: M10991

8vo. iv, 441 pp. Original quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt-stamped spine title; lightly rubbed. Presentation gilt-stamping on spine. Very good. FIRST EDITION. "Deval investigated whether the amaurosis [weakness of sight] is sthenic or asthenic. He follows Sichel in the classification (amaurosis due to the retina, to the optic nerve, to the brain, to the spinal cord, ganglionary or abdominal, trifacial or ophthalmic amaurosis). He praises for torpid amaurosis galvanic electricity." [Hirschberg]. This volume bears indication on the spine that it was awarded to a M. Julien as the &... View more info

Text-Book of Ophthalmology. Vol. VII: Summary of Systematic Ophthalmology, General Index.

By: DUKE-ELDER, Sir Stewart.

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: M11217

8vo. vii, pp. 6915-7159. Index. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Fine. View more info

Sclero-corneal trephining in the operative treatment of glaucoma.

By: ELLIOT, Robert Henry (1864-1936).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London:, George Pulman & Sons, 1914.: 1914

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M12873

SECOND EDITION. 217 x 147 mm. 8vo. xvi, 187, xvii-xxvi pp. 45 figs., index; lightly foxed. Gilt-stamped green cloth; lightly rubbed, edges foxed. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: "To Mr. S. Johnson Taylor with R. H. Elliot's kindest wishes," on front free end-paper. Bookplate. Very good. "The operation of sclero-corneal trephining for glaucoma was introduced by Elliot in 1909." Garrison and Morton 5955 (not this item). Gorin, History of ophthalmology, p. 296. View more info

A Treatise on Glaucoma.

By: ELLIOT, Robert Henry.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton, (1922).: 1922

Seller ID: M10009

Second edition. Series: Oxford Medical Publications. 8vo. xxii, 656 pp. Color frontis., photos, illustrations, figs., indexes. Red cloth, black and gilt-stamped cover and spine titles; lightly rubbed. Near Fine. View more info

Ophthalmic medical diagnosis or child's guide to the fundus.

By: FOSTER, John.

Price: $2.75

Publisher: [no place]:, March 1939.: 1939

Seller ID: M0724

8vo. 6 pp. Wraps. View more info

Les cataractes congenitales. Rapport presente a la Societe Francaise D'Ophtalmologie, le 12 Mai 1959.

By: FRANCOIS, Baron Jules (1907-1984).

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson & Cie, 1959.: 1959

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M12870

238 x 163 mm. 8vo. viii, 853 pp. 486 figs., 20 color plates, tables, indexes. Modern full green leather, raised bands, gilt spine, a.e.g. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR "To dear … with my kindest regards, Los Angeles March 4, 1978," on half title. Bookplate. Fine – a beautiful copy. Jules Francois was professor of ophthalmology at the University of Ghent, Belgium and a Member of the Academy of Medicine. Wayenborgh, International biography and bibliography of ophthalmologists and vision scientists, pp. 258-259. View more info

A hand-book of ocular therapeutics. Second edition, thoroughly revised.

By: GIFFORD, Sanford Robinson, 1892-1944.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Lea & Febiger, (1937).: 1937

Seller ID: M0549

25 cm. 341 pp. 60 illus., index; ink underlined. Dark green cloth. Binding fine. View more info

Image for Benevenutus Grassus of Jerusalem, De Oculis, Eorimque Egritudinibus et Curis, Translated with notes and illustrations from the first printed edition, Ferrara, 1474 A. D.

Benevenutus Grassus of Jerusalem, De Oculis, Eorimque Egritudinibus et Curis, Translated with notes and illustrations from the first printed edition, Ferrara, 1474 A. D.

By: GRASSUS of Jerusalem, Benevenutus; Casey A. WOOD (translator).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Stanford:, Stanford University Press, 1929.: 1929

Seller ID: M12998

24 cm. xiii, 101 pp. 5 plates (including frontis.) with fine printed tissue guards, leading engraved initial, bibliography; title embossed with previous owner's small blind stamp (Columbia University Medical Library), as are pp. 3, 27. Original gray on white marbled boards with gilt and black-stamped strip lines and text; spine somewhat tanned; rear pastedown with mounted envelope, small rubber ink stamped date. Bookplate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons with ink and ink-stamped markings; slight ink offsetting. Very good. Scarce. First English edition, dedicated to th... View more info

De Oculis Eorumque Egritudinibus et Curis. Translated with Notes and Illustrations from the First Printed Edition, Ferrara, 1474 A.D., by Casey A. Wood.

By: GRASSUS, Benevenutus.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Stanford:, Stanford University Press, 1929.: 1929

Seller ID: M10061

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xiii, 101 pp. Frontis., plates. Gilt-ruled patterned cloth, black stamped cover and spine titles, original glassine jacket; jacket yellowed and torn, else fine. Housed in original paper slipcase with printed paper label; slipcase yellowed. Near Fine. First Edition. View more info

Atlas of External Diseases of the Eye for Physicians and Students. Only authorized English translation by P. W. Shedd.

By: GREEFF, Karl Richard (1862-1938).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York:, Rebman Co., (1909).: 1909

Seller ID: M10870

4to. viii, 140 pp. 84 color figs., index. Modern grey cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Fine. Scarce. The present work depicts the wax models of sculptor F. Kolbon, showing external diseases of the eye. Karl Richard Greeff (1862-1938) was an ophthalmologist who studied optical history and collected ophthalmic antiques. He claimed that George Adams of Fleet Street, London invented the lorgnette in 1780. As the founder and editor of Zeitschrift fur Ophthalmologische Optik, he wrote, Lehrbuch der Formen und Fassungen der Augenglaser (1925), Die Historische Entwickelung der Brille (1930), Aus der ... View more info

Citric Acid Studies Referring to the Eye.

By: GRONVALL, Herman.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lund:, Hakan Ohlsson, 1937.: 1937

Seller ID: M10548

8vo. vii, 279 pp. Large folding chart, 115 figs., 50 tables, bibliog., index. Printed wrappers; edges bumped. Ownership signature on upper cover. Very good. View more info

An Atlas of Ophthalmoscopy. Translated and edited by W. B. Barker.

By: HAAB, Otto (1850-1931).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London:, British Optical Association, [1928].: 1928

Seller ID: M12901

Large 8vo. 230 pp. 6 figures, 87 plates (mostly chromo-lithographs). Gilt-stamped black cloth; front hinge starting. Bookplate of St. Bartholomew's Hospital College Library and another. Very good. This is a new edition of earlier translations of Haab's famous work on the ophthalmoscope. "The plates are the same as in the earlier editions, being printed from the original stones" (British Optical Association, 2893-2898). Rucker & Keys. View more info

Atlas of the External Diseases of the Eye; Including a brief treatise on the pathology and treatment. Authorized translation from the German, with editorial notes and additions. Edited by G. E. De Schweinitz.

By: HAAB, Otto (1850-1931); George Edmund DE SCHWEINITZ.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, W. B. Saunders, 1899.: 1899

Seller ID: M12229

Series: Saunders' medical hand-atlases. 19 cm. 228, ads. 35, (5) pp. 40 color lithographic plates with 76 illus., 6 engravings, index. Gilt-stamped green cloth. Signature of D.E. Esterly [?](1900). George Edmund de Schweinitz (1858–1938) was the Dean of American Ophthalmology. See his obituary by Walter R. Parker, M.D.; Casey Wood, M.D.; J. Herbert Parsons; W. E. Hughes, M.D. Archives of Ophthalmology, 1938; 20 (6):pp. 1074-1080. Otto Haab, Swiss ophthalmologist, born in Wulflingen, made numerous "contributions involving pathological anatomy of the eye, as well as treatment of eye-... View more info

Atlas and epitome of operative ophthalmology. Authorized translation from the German, with editorial notes and additions. Edited by G. E. De Schweinitz.

By: HAAB, Otto, b. 1850.

Price: $84.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and New York [etc.]:, W. B. Saunders, 1905. Series: Saunders' medical hand-atlases.: 1905

Seller ID: M0550

19 cm. 377, ads. (16) pp. 154 illus., 30 color lithographic plates, index. Green cloth. Signature of Esterly. View more info

Atlas and epitome of Ophthalmoscopy and Ophthalmoscopic Diagnosis.

By: HAAB, Otto.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London:, W. B. Saunders, 1910.: 1910

Seller ID: M11740

Second American edition. Small 8vo. 94 pp. 152 color lithographs, index. Original green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; hinges weak, corners showing, spine ends frayed. Ink signature, embossed book stamp of Milton Kunin on front flyleaf. Good. Cordasco 00-1337. View more info

Symposium on diseases and surgery of the lens.

By: HAIK, George M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, C. V. Mosby, 1957. Series: Transactions of the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology, 1956.: 1957

Seller ID: M0551

8vo. 260 pp. 233 illus., index. Gray cloth. Fine. View more info

Les Medications de Choc en Ophtalmologie. Rapport presente a La Societe Francaise d'Ophtalmologie le 17 Mai 1938.


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson & Cie., 1938.: 1938

Seller ID: M10551

8vo. 251 pp. Printed wrappers; corners lightly creased. Signature of Bert Potts on upper cover. Very good. View more info

Uber die Ernahrung des Auges.


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, Georg Thieme, 1914.: 1914

Seller ID: M10549

8vo. 117 pp. 8 plates (7 in color), 26 text figs. Printed wrappers; hinges splitting at ends. Signature of Albert Potts on upper cover. Generally very good. View more info