Category: Ophthalmology


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Vademecum der Praktischen Ophthalmolgie.


Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tokyo:, 1954.: 1954

Seller ID: M10222

Small 8vo. 481 pp. Color plates, photos, illustrations, bilingual index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles, price slip. Housed in printed paper slipcase; slipcase a bit worn. Near Fine. Printed almost entirely in Japanese. View more info

Ocular therapeutics for physicians and students. . .

By: OHLEMANN, F. W. Max.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, P. Blakiston's Son, 1899.: 1899

Seller ID: M0562

21 cm. xiv, 9-274, ads. 23 pp. Grayish-brown cloth; spine ends rubbed, else fine. Scarce. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, translated and edited by Charles A. Oliver. First Edition. View more info

Lettre de M. Petit . . . dans laquelle il demontre que le cristallin est sort pres de l'uvee, & rapporte de nouvelles preuves qui concernent l'operation de la cataracte.

By: POURFOUR du PETIT, Francois (1664-1741).

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez Chaubert, 1729.: 1729

Seller ID: M12829

274 x 209 mm. 4to. 12, [2 blank], [1 errata, 1 blank] pp. Title-page vignette, headpiece, decorative initial, 1 folding engraved plate. Original plain blue wrappers; extremities chipped. Bookplate. Very good IN ORIGINAL WRAPPERS. "This letter was directed against Philippe Hecquet who, in a monograph published in 1727, had stated that the lens lies in the center of the eyeball and that the cataract is a membrane. Petit published letters to prove the true facts. They contain excellent measurements of the human eye and describe Petit's new cataract operation." Albert, et al. Includes an ... View more info

Le Corps Vitre son Developpement, sa Structure ses Proprietes Physico-Chimiques.

By: REDSLOB, Edmond.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson & Co., 1932.: 1932

Seller ID: M10483

Societe Francaise d'Ophtalmologie. 8vo. 340 pp. Unopened, 86 figs., 3 plates, index. Printed wrappers. Ownership signature on upper cover. Fine. RARE. Vitreous body (relating to the eye). View more info

Eye Hazards in Industry. Extent, Cause, and Means of Prevention.

By: RESNICK, Louis.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Columbia University Press, 1941.: 1941

Seller ID: M10485

8vo. xx, 321 pp. 33 figs., bibliog., index. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine label, dust jacket. Fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

A treatise on one hundred and eighteen principal diseases of the eyes and eyelids, &c. in which are communicated several new discoveries relative to the cure of defects in vision; with many original prescriptions. To which are added, directions in the choice of spectacles.

By: ROWLEY, William (1743-1806).

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: London:, Printed for J. Wingrave. . ., E. Newbery. . ., and T. Hookham, 1790.: 1790

Seller ID: M12833

213 x 134 mm. 8vo. lxvi, 360 pp. 6 engraved plates (1 folding); occasional spotting, ms. notes on pages 8 and 9 in an early hand. Contemporary quarter brown calf, calf corners, marbled boards, gilt on spine rubbed off; corners bumped and showing, rubbed. Ex library ms. label at head of spine, ms. notations on title and page [3]. Bookplate. Very good; RARE. FIRST EDITION. "One of the most intriguing volumes in the historic ophthalmic literature. Ostensibly written by Rowley, the book was judged in England to be an important ophthalmological work at the time. Almost half a century later, it... View more info

[Original portrait photograph] "Royal Ophthalmic Hospital, August 1st, 1906."

By: Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital [Moorfields Eye Hospital].

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London:, The Stereoscope Company, 1906.: 1906

Seller ID: M11881

Original black-and-white photograph (11.5 x 8 inches) mounted on printed paper board (16 x 14 inches) of the hospital's nurses and physicians. Small piece missing top paper board edge, obscuring the first three letters of "Ophthalmic," and waterstains to the right of the image, barely affecting its clarity. Good. Those pictured include an international group from India, Ceylon, Canada, Smyrna, Egypt, USA and a relative minority from the UK. Two are from the family of Conover (must be related): H. L. Arnold (Omaha, Nebraska) / E. Pardee Bucke (London, Canada) / Dr. Albert E. Bulson, Jr... View more info

A History of the Ophthalmoscope.

By: RUCKER, C. Wilbur.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Rochester:, Whiting Printers & Stationers, (1971).: 1971

Seller ID: M11882

8vo. 127 pp. Illustrations. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine. Fine. View more info

The eye.


Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York & London:, D. Appleton, 1928.: 1928

Seller ID: M2028

250 x 172 mm. 8vo. xxvi, 404 pp. 305 figs., 12 colored plates, tables, index. Blind- and gilt-stamped brown cloth. Ownership signature. Very good. View more info

On colour sense. An address delivered to the Biological Section of the British Association at Edinburgh on August 4, 1892.

By: RUTHERFORD, William (1839-1899).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Edinburgh:, Young J. Pentland, 1892.: 1892

Seller ID: M12835

220 x 140 mm. 8vo. [ii], 39 pp. Occasional ink marginalia and corrections in text. Original printed wrappers; folded length-wise. Small label on top cover. Ownership signature of "Dr. Waller" on top cover. Bookplate. Very good. RARE. Near the end of his career, the famous physiologist of the University of Edinburgh, William Rutherford, "devoted much time to investigate the structure of striated muscle and the mechanism of the senses." DNB, XXII, p. 1205. See: Hirsch, V, p. 130. View more info

L'Extraction Capsulo-Lenticulaire de la Cataracte.


Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson et Cie, 1935.: 1935

Seller ID: M9198

Series: Socete Francaise d'Ophthalmologie. 8vo. 483 pp. 76 figs., 15 color plates. Blue cloth; spine joints rubbed, inner hinge cracked. Very good. Very scarce. FIRST EDITION. With an extensive chronological bibliography from the year 1740 through 1935, listing 777 books. First Edition. View more info

L'extraction capsulo-lenticulaire de la cataracte.


Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris :, Masson et Cie, 1935.: 1935

Seller ID: M6626

Series: Socete Francaise d'Ophthalmologie. 8vo. 483 pp. 76 figures, 15 color plates. Blue cloth. Fine. First edition. With an extensive chronological bibliography from the year 1740 through 1935, listing 777 books. First Edition. View more info

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A Treatise on Some Practical Points Relating to the Diseases of the Eye. . . .

By: SAUNDERS, John Cunningham (1773-1810).

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Benjamin Warner, 1821.: 1821

Seller ID: M13032

New edition with additions. 8vo. xlvii, 232 pp. 8 PLATES (7 WITH HAND-COLORING SHOWING VARIOUS FORMS OF EYE DISEASE); text toned with occasional light scattered foxing (not affecting legibility). Original full marbled calf, gilt-stamped spine and black leather spine label, in new rust cloth box with gilt-stamped leather spine label; joints cracked, else very good with nice plates. BOOK LABEL OF HARRISON D. HORBLIT. RARE EDITION. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Saunders is one of the founders of modern ophthalmology. Although Saunders died at 37 from apoplexy, in his brief career he published a work o... View more info

The oculorotary muscles.

By: SCOBEE, Richard Gordon, 1914-.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, C. V. Mosby, 1947.: 1947

Seller ID: M0569

25 cm. 359 pp. illus., index. Blue cloth. Fine. View more info

Systemic Ophthalmology.

By: SORSBY, Arnold, editor.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Butterworth; St. Louis: Mosby, 1951.: 1951

Seller ID: M6639

8vo. xiv, 712, 21 pp. 38 color plates, 309 figures, index. Green cloth; rubbed. Good copy. First edition. First Edition. View more info

Eye surgery.


Price: $26.00

Publisher: Bristol:, John Wright & Sons, 1965.: 1965

Seller ID: M1686

Fourth edition, revised. 8vo. xiv, 951 pp. 733 illus., index. Navy blue cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. View more info

Symposium on Suppression of Graft Rejection, with Emphasis on the Cornea. Edited by Calvin Hanna.

By: Symposium on Suppression of Graft Rejection, with Emphasis on the Cornea, Little Rock, 1965.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, Williams & Wilkins, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: M5304

Reprinted from Survey of Ophthalmology, Vol. 11, No. 4. 26 cm. 391-558 pp. Illus., index. Cloth. Fine. Emphasizing the cornea. "Sponsored by Visual Sciences Study Section, Division of Research Grants, National Institutes of Health and Department of Pharmacology, University of Arkansas Medical Center, Little Rock." View more info

Symposium on Surgery of the Ocular Adnexa; transactions of the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology. [Contributors]: Arthur Gerard DeVoe [and others].

By: Symposium on Surgery of the Ocular Adnexa, New Orleans, 1965.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, C. V. Mosby, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: M5305

8vo. x, 245 pp. Illus., ports., index. Dark gray cloth. Bookplate of Jeff R. Moore. View more info

Atlas der Kriegsaugenheilkunde samt begleitendem Text. . ..

By: SZILY, Aurel von (1880-1945).

Price: $330.00

Publisher: Stuttgart:, Ferdinand Enke, 1916-1918.: 1916

Seller ID: M12827

Two volumes in three. 316 x 228 mm. 4to. 589 pp. 511 figs., 77 color plates, indexes. Printed wrappers. Ownership rubber stamps of Dr. K. Wessely on top covers. Bookplates including that of A. Franceschetti (with Franceschetti's rubber stamps). Fine. RARE. COMPLETE SET IN ORIGINAL WRAPPERS. An outstanding atlas of treatments for eye injuries arising from World War I. In 1927 von Szily became professor of ophthalmology at the University of Munster, where he established the most modern eye clinic in Germany where he remained until 1934, the year he was forced to resign under the Nazi regime. Go... View more info

Surgery of the eye: a hand-book for students and practitioners.

By: TOROK, Ervin, 1877-, & Gerald H. GROUT.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia and New York:, Lea & Febiger, (1913).: 1913

Seller ID: M0575

25 cm. Large octavo. 507 pp. 2 color plates, 509 illus. (some color), index. Dark green cloth, red spine label. Although a bit rubbed, this is a very good copy. D. E. Esterly (1914) signature on front paste-down and title-page. First edition. First Edition. View more info