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27 Seasons of Winning: Osteopaths Football.

By: GRACEY, C. A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Kirksville:, Still National Osteopathic Museum, 2000.: 2000

Seller ID: M9471


8vo. 15 pp. Photos. Printed wrappers. FINE. View more info

A probationary essay on osteo-aneurism, or aneurism of the arterial capillaries of bone; submitted, by the authority of the President and his council, to the examination of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, when candidate for admission into their body, in conformity to their regulations respecting the admission of ordinary fellows.

By: HANDYSIDE, P. D.

Price: $235.00

Publisher: Edinburgh:, Neill, 1833.: 1833

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M6409


221 x 140 mm. 8vo. [viii], 79 pp. Full blind-stamped navy calf, gilt spine, marbled boards; re-backed preserving original spine. Bookplate of Lord Handyside. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on verso of dedication page: "To William Cunninghame, Esquire of Lamshaw from his most affectionate and obliged nephew, The Author." RARE. FIRST EDITION. Dedicated to Frederick Tiedemann (1781-1861), Professor of Anatomy and Physiology in the University of Heidelberg, where Handyside was a student. First Edition. View more info

Die Normale Resorption des Knochengewebes und ihre bedeutung fur die entstehung der typischen knochenformen.

By: KOLLIKER, Rudolph Albert von (1817-1905).

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, F.C.W. Vogel, 1873.: 1873

Seller ID: M11481


4to. vi, 86 pp. 8 color plates. Mustard cloth, black-stamped spine title, original printed wrappers bound in at rear. Very good. "A Swiss by birth, Kolliker received his medical education by attending Muller's lectures in Berlin and studying at Heidelberg where he was graduated. After serving as prosector for Henle in Zurich, Kolliker was called to Wurzburg where he remained for half a century. A genius, possessing remarkable powers of observation, he made enormous strides in the understanding of human and animal tissue. He was the first to apply Schwann's cell doctrine to embryology and ... View more info

Bone tumors.

By: LICHTENSTEIN, Louis.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, C. V. Mosby, 1952.: 1952

Seller ID: M8534


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 315 pp. 155 figs., index. Gilt-stamped gray cloth; rubbed. Ownership signature of Erickson on front paste-down. Very good. First Edition. View more info

The growth of bone. Observations on osteogenesis; an experimental inquiry into the development and reproduction of diaphyseal bone.

By: MACEWEN, Sir William (1848-1924).

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Glasgow:, James Maclehose and Sons, 1912.: 1912

Seller ID: M4851


221 x 146 mm. 8vo. 210 pp. 61 figs. on numerous plates, index; occasional marginal penciling. Dark green cloth, gilt spine; re-backed with original spine laid down. Ownership signature. Ex library rubber stamp. Very good. RARE. FIRST EDITION. Throughout his life Macewen devoted much time to the study of bone growth. Macewen became interested in the biology of bone and carried out a long and critical series of experiments on animals in order to determine the manner in which bones grow and the conditions underlying their repair. He came to the conclusion that the membrane which covers bone (per... View more info

Fractures and dislocations; diagnosis and treatment. With a chapter on rontgenology by H. G. Stover.

By: PRESTON, Miller E.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: St. Louis:, C. V. Mosby, 1915.: 1915

Seller ID: M2195


8vo. xxv, 813 pp. 860 illus., index. Black cloth. Fine. Ownership signature and stamp. Peltier notes in his book, Fractures, (1990, pages 142-3), that, "as early as 1914 it was appreciated that fixation with a peg, nail, or screw was insufficient to prevent varus displacement for extracapsular (lateral) fractures of the hip, and M. E. Preston introduced a nail with a side-plate." View more info

The life of Sir Robert Jones.

By: [JONES] WATSON, Frederick.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, William Wood, 1935.: 1935

Seller ID: M8165


8vo. 327 pp. Frontis. port. of Jones, 9 plates, index. Blind-stamped red cloth, gilt spine. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Very good. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION of this standard biography of the great orthopedic surgeon. First Edition. View more info