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Physiologie de l'Homme. Third Volume (only).

By: ADELON, Nicolas Philibert (1782-1862).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris:, Librairie de Crochard, 1831.: 1831

Seller ID: M10797


Second edition. Volume III (of 4) only. 8vo. 574 pp. Modern quarter black morocco over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt-stamped spine title. Fine. Hirsch I, 34; Wellcome II, 16. View more info

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The Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body. By John and Charles Bell. The whole more perfectly systematized and corrected by Charles Bell. . . . The fifth American edition; (reprinted from the sixth London edition of 1826.) The text revised, with various important additions, from the writings of Soemmering, Bichat, Beclard, Meckel, Spurzheim, Wistar, &c. by John D. Godman.

By: BELL, Sir Charles (1774-1842); John BELL.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New-York:, Collins, 1827.: 1827

Seller ID: M6747


Two volumes. 220 x 138 mm. 4to. xxiv, (17)-584; 475 pp. Over 120 figs., 9 plates (7 engraved, 2 lithographic), tables; foxed, browned. Original tree calf, gilt spine, red leather spine label; rubbed. Ownership signature of Samuel Tredwell. Very good. Fifth American edition. The Bell's Anatomy of the human body was first published from 1793 to 1804 in four volumes, with illustrations by the authors. From 1816 the book was known as The Anatomy of Physiology of the Human Body. Early editions were printed in four volume, later edition in three, and the last American issue was published in two vol... View more info

Cours de Physiologie, Fait a la Faculte de Medecine de Paris.

By: BERARD, Pierre Honore.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Paris:, Labe, 1848-1851.: 1848

Seller ID: M11760


Three volumes. 8vo. viii, 744; 800; 800 pp. Complete with the half-titles in each volume, figures and several tables (one full-page). Later quarter black morocco over navy blue cloth (Vol. 1) and marbled paper-backed boards (Vols. 2-3), gilt spine titles; neatly restored, corners rubbed. Former library bookplate and perforation on titles, but still quite a nice set. Very good. Berard (1797-1858) was a surgeon and was Professor of Physiology at the Faculty of Medicine of Paris. Wellcome, II, p. 145. Not in Waller or Pauly. View more info

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Lecons sur la Physiologie et la Pathologie du Systeme Nerveux.

By: BERNARD, Claude (1813-1878).

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Paris:, J. -B. Bailliere, 1858.: 1858

Seller ID: M11968


2 volumes. 8vo. viii, 520; [iv], 560, ads 12 pp. 65 woodcuts and illustrations, indices. Original printed wrappers, in modern quarter gilt-stamped black leather over marbled paper-backed boards folding cases, in a matching slipcase; wrappers carefully repaired, spines slightly rubbed. Fine. BEAUTIFUL SET. FIRST EDITION of this superb summary of Bernard's work, along with that of his predecessors. Bernard, called "one of the greatest men of all science" by I. Bernard Cohen, revolutionized medicine through his advocacy of the scientific method and blind experiments and refusal to accept... View more info

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Lecons de Physiologie Operatoire. Avec 116 figures intercalees dans le texte.

By: BERNARD, Claude (1813-1878).

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Paris:, J.-B. Bailliere et Fils, 1879.: 1879

Seller ID: M11139


8vo. xvi, 624 pp. Illustrations. Original printed wrappers; extremities chipped, rebacked with kozo. Good +. FIRST EDITION. "Bernard began work on this, his last book, in 1873 and did not quite finish the final corrections before his death. Utilizing, in part, a series of lectures he had given in 1859-1860, he brought them up to date, performed new experiments where necessary, and added new material to complete the work. . . Arranged in four parts, the treatise discusses general physiological processes, the techniques and methods used in experimental physiology, physiology of the circula... View more info

La Science Experimentale.

By: BERNARD, Claude (1813-1878).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris:, J.-B. Bailliere. 1878.: 1878

Seller ID: M11535


Small 8vo. 440, [1] pp. Figs. Quarter brown morocco with marbled paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title with raised bands. Fine. FIRST EDITION of a series of essays, published posthumously, together with the funeral orations by Jean-Baptiste Dumas and Paul Bert. "After the publication of the 'Introduction' had given Bernard a literary as well as a scientific reputation he began to contribute occasionally to the Revue des Deux Mondes, and these essays which were assembled posthumously with a few other papers in 'Experimental Sciences' were chiefly devoted to the restatement of his views on... View more info

Lecons sur les Proprietes Physiologiques et les Alterations Pathologiques des Liquides de l'Organisme.

By: BERNARD, Claude (1813-1878).

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris:, J.-B. Bailliere, 1859.: 1859

Seller ID: M11544


Two volumes. 8vo. xvi, 524; 476 pp. Illustrations. Quarter brown morocco with marbled paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title with raised bands, original wrappers bound in. Fine. FIRST EDITION in a handsome binding. "Bernard's series of lectures on the liquids of the organism contains his first usage of the expression 'milieu' to express a controlled and constant internal environment (i.e., the blood) mediating between the life of the organism and its external environment. This fundamental physiological concept, for which he later coined the term 'milieu interieure,' would become as valuab... View more info

Lecons de Physiologie Operatoire. Avec 116 figures intercalees dans le texte.

By: BERNARD, Claude (1813-1878).

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Paris:, J.-B. Bailliere et Fils, 1879.: 1879

Seller ID: M13082


8vo. XVI, 624 pp. 116 illustrations; foxed, small tear to upper margin on first leaf of ads. Later quarter leather, marbled boards; spine replaced with kozo. Bookplate of John G. Spenzer [Cleveland, OH]. Very good. FIRST EDITION. "Bernard began work on this, his last book, in 1873 and did not quite finish the final corrections before his death. Utilizing, in part, a series of lectures he had given in 1859-1860, he brought them up to date, performed new experiments where necessary, and added new material to complete the work. . . Arranged in four parts, the treatise discusses general physi... View more info

"Ueber die Abweichung des Sauerstoff's von dem Boyle-Mariotte'schen Gesetze bei niedrigen Drucken."

By: BOHR, Christian (1855-1911).

Price: $450.00

Publisher: In:, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Neue Folge, Band XXVII, 1886.: 1886

Seller ID: S5524


224 x 150 mm. 8vo. Pages 459-479. [Entire volume: viii, 680 pp.] 3 tables, 2 figs. on 1 (of 5) folding lithographic plates. Quarter brown calf, calf corners, marbled boards, raised bands, red and black leather spine labels, gilt spine. Ex library blind-stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Solar Observatory. Fine. FIRST EDITION. On the Deviation From Boyle-Mariotte's Law of Oxygen at Low Pressures. In 1885 Christian Bohr was awarded a silver medal by the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences for this paper on the deviation from Boyle-Mariotte's law of oxygen at low pressures. Christian ... View more info

Some modern extensions of Beaumont's studies on Alexis St. Martin.

By: CANNON, W. B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: n.p.:, Journal of the Michigan State Medical Library, 1933.: 1933

Seller ID: M10822


Reprint. Beaumont Foundation Lectures. Small 8vo. 87 pp. Grey cloth, black-stamped cover and spine titles. Fine. View more info

The regulation of human respiration. The proceedings of the J. S. Haldane Centenary Symposium held in the University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford.

By: CUNNINGHAM, D. J. C. & B. B. LLOYD (eds.).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oxford:, Blackwell Scientific Publications, (1963).: 1963

Seller ID: M10834


8vo. xli, 591 pp. Frontis., numerous illus., bibliog., index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Ownership signature on front endpaper. Very good. View more info

Circulation Physiology and Medical Chemistry in England, 1650-1680.

By: DAVIS, Audrey B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lawrence, KS:, Coronado Press, 1973.: 1973

Seller ID: M11749

ISBN: 0872910598


Small 8vo. x, 263 pp. Illus., bibliog., index. Printed cloth boards, red-printed cover and spine titles. Nice copy. ISBN: 0872910598 View more info

Human Physiology. Third edition, with numerous additions and modifications.

By: DUNGLISON, Robley (1798-1869).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1838.: 1838

Seller ID: M13096


Vol. II only [of 2]. 8vo. [2], iv, vii-viii, [13]-619 pp. 109-197 figures, index; pp. 341-2 torn. Original full sheep, black leather gilt-stamp label; spine damaged, extremities worn. Provenance: Ink stencil ownership mark of F.S. Whaley, M.D. Bookplate F.A. Frye. AS IS. View more info

Comparative Physiology of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands.

By: FLEISCHMANN, Walter.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL:, Charles C. Thomas, (1951).: 1951

Seller ID: M12498


Series: American Lectures in Endocrinology, No. 118. 8vo. [6], 78 pp. 3 tables, bibliography. Gilt-stamped black cloth. Ownership signature of Karl Schmutzer. Near fine. View more info

A Short History of Physiology. Second edition.

By: FRANKLIN, Kenneth J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London and New York:, Staples Press, (1949).: 1949

Seller ID: M12756


8vo. 147 pp. Frontis., 16 plates, index. Red cloth, dust-jacket; jacket worn (torn). Very good overall. Second edition of Garrison-Morton 1583 (1st ed. issued 1933). View more info

Optical Activity and Living Matter. No. 2 of a Series of Monographs on General Physiology Edited by B.J. Luyet.

By: GAUSE, George Francis (1910-1986).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Normandy, MO:, Biodynamica, 1941.: 1941

Seller ID: M11239


8vo. 162 pp. Figs., tables, indexes. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Ex-library bookplate with embossed stamp on title, cover call number painted over. Very good. First Edition. Gause is known for developing the concept of competitive exclusion as formulated by Volterra. See GM145.66. First Edition. View more info

Physiologische Theorie der Vererbung.

By: GOLDSCHMIDT, Richard.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Julius Springer, 1927.: 1927

Seller ID: S9139


8vo. vi, 247 pp. 59 figs. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine title. Fine. View more info

Rythmes Circadiens et Rythmes de Basses Frequences en Physiologie Humaine.

By: HALBERG, Franz & Alain REINBERG.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson, 1967.: 1967

Seller ID: M11254


8vo. 117-200 pp. Figs., tables. Printed wrappers. Previous owner's inked signature on front cover. Very good. Offprint of Journal de Physiologie, Tome 59, No. 1, 1967. View more info

History of General Physiology, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1900.

By: HALL, Thomas S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago and London:, University of Chicago Press, 1975.: 1975

Seller ID: BL3955

ISBN: 0226313530


Two Volumes. Second Impression. 8vo. xii, 419; vii, 399 pp. Printed color wrappers; back cover of Vol. I affected by water-staining. Good. ISBN: 0226313530, ISBN: 0226313549 View more info

History of General Physiology, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1900.

By: HALL, Thomas S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago and London:, University of Chicago Press, 1975.: 1975

Seller ID: M11106

ISBN: 0226313530


Two Volumes. Second Impression. 8vo. xii, 419; vii, 399 pp. Printed color wrappers; covers stained, joints rubbed. Good. ISBN: 0226313530, ISBN: 0226313549 View more info