Category: Obstetrics


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La Scuola Ostetrica Milanese dai Moscati al Porro.

By: BELLONI, Luigi.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Milano:, Congreso della Societa di Ostetricia e Ginecologia, 1960.: 1960

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M8755

246 x 175 mm. 8vo. 86 pp. Frontis., plates, some in color, illus., index. Pictorial wrappers; pen marking in upper corner indicating contents. Inscribed to Martha Teach Gnudi by the author, Luigi Belloni. Very good. View more info

Priests of Lucina; the story of obstetrics.

By: FINDLEY, Palmer.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown, 1939.: 1939

Seller ID: M6519

242 x 163 mm. 8vo. xiv, 421 pp. Frontis., 37 plates, bibliog., index. Blue cloth, gilt spine; spine soiled. Ownership rubber stamp on front paste-down. Bookseller?s description mounted on half-title with cellophane tape (tape stain remains). Good. View more info

Prelezioni e scritti medici.

By: GIORDANO, Scipione.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Torino:, Giuseppe Civelli, 1880.: 1880

Seller ID: M5067

222 x 148 mm. 8vo. viii, 526 pp. Illus., list of the author's additional publications. Original wrappers; upper joint reinforced with kozo. Crainz rubber stamp on title. Very good. RARE. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. Sixteen previously issued essays on obstetric subjects, including puerperal fever, eclampsia, abortion, cholera, forceps, premature delivery, and the placenta. Scipione Giordano was working in Turin. View more info

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Obstetric Surgery.

By: GRANDIN, Egbert H.; George W. JARMAN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, F. A. Davis; London: F. J. Rebman, 1895.: 1895

Seller ID: M13042

8vo. ix, 207 pp. 84 figs., 15 plates, index. Original textured maroon blind and gilt-stamped cloth; rubbed, rear joint starting, rear hinge reinforced with Kozo strip. Very good. View more info

A Collection of Early Obstetrical Books: An Historical Essay with Bibliographical Descriptions of 37 Items, Including 25 Editions of Roesslin's Rosengarten.

By: HELLMAN, Alfred M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven:, [No Publisher Given], 1952.: 1952

Seller ID: M10090

8vo. 79 pp. Illustrations, figs. Printed wrappers; rubbed, some minor staining to spine edges. Very good. View more info

Der Haftapparat der Weiblichen genitalien; eine anatomische studie. I: Beckenbindegewebe, Faszien- und Muskelapparat. II: Der Prolaps.

By: MARTIN, Eduard (1879-).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Berlin:, S. Karger, 1911, 1912.: 1911

Seller ID: M12537

2 volumes. Folio. 68, 60 pp. 8 figs., 16 + 24 plates drawn by Franz Frohse (numbered 1-16; 27-40). Original printed boards; light wear. Very good set. Scarce. Franz Frohse, of the University of Berlin, created a series of anatomical drawings which, because of their accuracy and clarity, were quickly adopted for instruction in the United States. Martin was related to the obstetrician August Eduard Martin (1847-1933) (perhaps his grandfather). View more info

Le guide des accoucheurs, ou le maistre dan l'art d'accoucher les femmes, et de les soulager dans les maladies & accidens dont elles sont tres-souvent attaquees . . . Le tout en forme d'examen. Par Jacques Mesnard.

By: MESNARD, Jacques.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez de Bure, Le Breton, Durand, 1753.: 1753

Seller ID: M0519LV

8vo. xxxii, 388, [4] pp. 15 engraved plates. Old French mottled calf, spine gilt, red leather label; corners showing, hinges and spine ends worn. Former ownership inscription obscured, ms. on title "Ex libris Julian Galloin, anno 1789." SECOND EDITION, revised, corrected and augmented by the author. Mesnard, "a surgeon of Rouen, who was the first of the French to direct attention to the forceps in a book. The obstetric position was still upon the back with the feet drawn up against the buttocks." [Baas]. Baas, Outlines of the History of Medicine, p. 681; Blake, p. 302. View more info

Das schrag verengte becken nebst einem anhange Uber die wichtigsten fehler des weiblichen beckens Uberhaupt von. . .

By: NAEGELE, Franz Carl (1778-1851).

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: Mainz:, Victor von Zabern; Utrecht: Robert Natan; Wien: C. Gerold, 1839.: 1839

Seller ID: M1802

351 x 270 mm. 4to. vi, 118 pp. 16 lithographed plates by de Engelmann after F. Wagner; foxing, waterstained. Contemporary quarter brown morocco, morocco corners, marbled boards, gilt spine; rebacked with original spine laid down. Bookplates of Haskell Norman and Jacob Baart de la Faille the younger. Very good. SCARCE. FIRST EDITION. An exceptionally scarce work, very few medical men, rare book collectors, or dealers have ever seen a copy of the first edition of Naegele's contribution to obstetrics. The "first description of the obliquely contracted pelvis, or 'Naegele pelvis.'" Garris... View more info

De Conceptu et Generatione Hominis: De Matrice et Eius Partibus, Nec Non de Conditione Infantis in Utero….

By: RUEFF, Jacob (1500-1558).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: (Weiler im Allgau, Germany:, Druckerei Holzer for Editions Medicina Rara), [c. 1972].: 1972

Seller ID: M12818

Facsimile reprint of 1587 edition (Frankfurt: Petrum Fabricium). 8vo. [176] ff. Illustrations. Quarter black-stamped vellum over gilt-stamped brown Fabriano Roma paper-backed boards, white paper-backed board slipcase; slipcase extremities rubbed. Small ink holograph "168" at f. [2]. Very good. LIMITED EDITION of 2,500 (total 2,800) copies. Rueff was a follower of Martin Luther and, although he was "primarily known as a physician, surgeon, and lithotomist, he was also a poet and writer of folk songs. … Much of Rueff's advice stems from that of classical writers or is taken fro... View more info

Obstetrics and Gynecology: A History and Iconography. Revised Second Edition of Iconographia Gyniatrica.

By: SPEERT, Harold.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, Norman, 1994.: 1994

Seller ID: M9604

4to. x, 540 pp. Nearly 1000 illus. & photos, index. White cloth, dust-jacket. FINE. Second edition, revised. Comprehensive history and iconography of gynecology and obstetrics, drawing upon art, archeology and medicine through the ages. Nearly 1000 illustrations and photos are presented alongside the text. Garrison and Morton 6311.6. View more info

Die Lehr-Anstalt der GeburtshUlfe zu Bonn: ihr Anfang und Fortgang, ihre wissenschatlichen HUlfsmittel, ihre Ausdehnung auf Stadtpraxis und Weiberkrankheiten, ihre Erfahrungen wie Lehren, ihre Theilnahme am Fache nah' und fern. . . 1. Heft.

By: STEIN, Georg Wilhelm the younger (1773-1870).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Elberfeld:, BUschler'sche, 1823.: 1823

Seller ID: M5111

206 x 126 mm. 8vo. vi, (3)-202, [2] pp. Bibliog., 2 engraved plates of the pelvis. Decorative paper over boards, ms. paper spine label, edges red; rubbed. Crainz rubber stamp on title. Very good. FIRST EDITION. This is a report on the educational establishment of obstetrics at the University of Bonn. "No more published", OCLC. Hirsch, V, p. 522. OCLC: NLM, UChicago, Harvard. First Edition. View more info

Chapters in American obstetrics.

By: THOMS, Herbert (1885-1972).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL & Baltimore, MD:, Charles C. Thomas, 1933.: 1933

Seller ID: M7705

230 x 152 mm. 8vo. x, 90 pp. 10 figs., indexes. Gilt-stamped navy cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. View more info

Chapters in American obstetrics.

By: THOMS, Herbert (1885-1972).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL & Baltimore, MD:, Charles C. Thomas, 1933.: 1933

Seller ID: M7706

230 x 152 mm. 8vo. x, 90 pp. 10 figs., indexes. Gilt-stamped navy cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. View more info

Clinical lectures on subjects connected with medicine, surgery, and obstetrics. By various German authors. Selected, by permission, from the series published by Professor Richard Volkmann, of Halle.

By: VOLKMANN, Richard, et al.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, New Sydenham Society, 1876.: 1876

Seller ID: M12964

First edition. Series: The New Sydenham Society. Vol. LXVI. Volume 1 of 3 (only). 8vo. vi, 463 pp. Index. Original gilt and blind stamped brown cloth, all edges red; joints cracked but holding, frayed spine ends. Notes and ink signature of Dr. Saul Jarcho on ffep. Good. First Edition. View more info


By: [Medical education] PAXON, Newlin F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, [no pub.], [ca. 1940-42].: 1940

Seller ID: M1608

4to. [various paginations] Red cloth. Fine. Complete student course outline for obstetrics at Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The course was taught by Dr. Newlin Fell Paxon [also Paxson] (b. 1895) and Dr. Lafferty. Paxon was later named Professor and Chairman of the Dept. of Obstetrics at Hahnemann. This group heavily annotated by Jerome R. Klingbeil while he was a medical student. View more info