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Medical tactics and logistics.

By: BLECH, Colonel Gustavus M. & Colonel Charles LYNCH.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Springfield & Baltimore:, Charles C. Thomas, (1934).: 1934

Seller ID: M1865


235 x 158 mm. 8vo. xiv, 205 pp. Tables, bibliog., glossary, index. Brown cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket; jacket chipped, else fine. Ownership signature inside jacket. FIRST EDITION. Practical work on the tactical function of all medical officers at the front, summarizing their duties in a campaign shown in actual battles fought as a defense, as a retreat, and as an attack. Includes material on cavalry. First Edition. View more info

Medical Tactics and Logistics.

By: BLECH, Gustavus M. & Charles LYNCH.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL:, Charles C. Thomas, (1934).: 1934

Seller ID: M11929


8vo. xiv, 205 pp. Bibliography, index. Light brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine; extremities faintly rubbed. Ownership stamps of Sidney M. Shnittke, who served with the U.S. Army's 109th Medical Battalion during the North African campaign of WWII. Early unused printed postcard depicting Battleship Row in San Diego harbor laid-in. Very good. View more info

Proceedings of the Charaka Club. Post Multa Virtus Opera Laxare Solet. Volume V.

By: Charaka Club.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, Paul B. Hoeber, 1919.: 1919

Seller ID: M11178


8vo. iv, (v-vii), 101 pp. Frontis., plates, illustrations. Quarter white cloth over gray paper boards, printed paper cover label, black stamped spine title; tiny hole punched in spine. Previous owner's inked signature and rubber stamp. Very good. Limited Edition of 500. The Charaka Club was founded in 1898 by physicians interested in the literary, artistic, and historical aspects of medicine. Notable members included Osler, Cushing, and Garrison. This volume includes Frederick Peterson's "War-Neuroses in the Civil War". View more info

Letters to Martha. A Surgeon Goes to War.

By: GIUS, John A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Upland, CA]:, Self-published, 1990.: 1990

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: M11242


Small 8vo. Unpaginated, 44 ff. Photos. Printed wrappers. Fine. Inscribed by "the Author". View more info

"Influences of war on medical service in industry."

By: HESS, Gaylord R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Offprint from:, Bulletin, American College of Surgeons, June, 1944.: 1944

Seller ID: M6414


255 x 191 mm. 4to. 7 pp. 1 table. Self-wraps. Very good. View more info

Victories of Army Medicine; Scientific accomplishments of the Medical Department of the United States Army.

By: HUME, Edgar Erskine.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J. J. Lippincott, (1943).: 1943

Seller ID: M12370


8vo. xiv, 250 pp. 79 illustrations, index. Black-stamped red cloth; spine faded. Ownership signature. Very good. View more info

Relation Historique et Chirurgicale de l'Expedition de l'Armee d'Orient, en Egypte et en Syrie.

By: LARREY, Dominique Jean.

Price: $2,800.00

Publisher: Paris:, Demonvilleet Soeurs, 1803.: 1803

Seller ID: M12048


8vo. 480 pp. Later gilt-stamped quarter calf over contemporary paper-backed boards, gilt-stamped red leather spine label, green place-keeping ribbon; edges rubbed, covers scuffed. Bookplate of Dr. Paul Wilkinson. Very good. FIRST EDITION." An historical and surgical account" of Napoleon's expedition into Egypt in 1798, which Larrey published upon his return (Knight, p. 807). RARE." Upon the capitulation of Menou, Larrey returned to France, and received at Marseilles the news of his appointment as Surgeon-in-Chief of the Consular Guard. . . . He then wrote his work Relation Histori... View more info

[Three papers] [1]: [Review]: "Clinique Chirurgicale, Exerce Particulierement dans les Camps, et les Hôpitaux Militaires depuis 1792, Jusqu' en 1829. . . .

By: LARREY, Dominique Jean.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York:, Richard & George S. Wood, 1831.: 1831

Seller ID: M12051


Republished. 8vo. [1st article]: 1-21; [2nd+3rd articles]: 514-16 [second and third articles]. Full collation: 2 volumes bound in one. [2], v, [1], iv, 2-288 [entire No. XXIX]; iv, [289]-576 [entire No. XXX] pp. Moderate foxing throughout. Original full sheep; spine cracked and faded with leather label missing, covers heavily worn and detached. Ex-library bookplate. AS IS. [Complete title: [Three papers] [1]: [Review]: "Clinique Chirurgicale, Exerce Particulierement dans les Camps, et les Hôpitaux Militaires depuis 1792, Jusqu' en 1829. Par Le Baron Larrey, Membre de l'Institut de Fran... View more info

Notes on the Surgery of the War in the Crimea, with Remarks on the Treatment of Gunshot Wounds.

By: MACLEOD, George H. B.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J. B. Lippincott, 1862.: 1862

Seller ID: M12055


Small 8vo. xii, 13-403 pp. Modern black cloth, silver-stamped spine, original (smaller) front cover retained and mounted on new binding, as well as original pastedowns and end-leaves tipped-in within; pastedowns slightly torn and repaired, small closed title-page tear, else near fine. SCARCE. First American edition; issued in London 1858. This is an important text for the period of the American Civil War, as it prominently deals with gunshot wounds. In 1862, A. N. Talley, president of the Confederate Army's medical board, arranged to have Macleod's book reprinted because he considered it to b... View more info

Emergency war surgery. U.S. Armed forces issue of NATO handbook prepared for use by the medical services of NATO nations.

By: U.S. Department of Defense.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Washington, D.C.:, GPO, 1958).: 1958

Seller ID: M2899


207 x 140 mm. 8vo. xi, 411 pp. 18 figs., 7 tables, index. Black cloth. Bookplate. Fine. View more info

Modern methods of amputation. With an introductory survey of the development of amputation by Major Gen. Norman T. Kirk. Translated from the Portuguese by Walter Ratto.

By: VASCONCELOS, Edmundo.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York:, Philosophical Library of New York, Department of War Medicine, 1945.: 1945

Seller ID: M5789


273 x 219 mm. 4to. xxxiv, 253 pp. 258 figs., bibliog. Gilt-stamped maroon cloth; rubbed. Very good. View more info

The Military Surgeon, Vol. 99, No. 5. [Special number in honor of Colonel Ash, in which all articles are by members of the Army Institute of Pathology].

By: [ASH, James E.]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [No location]:, [Association of Military Surgeons of the United States], November 1946.: 1946

Seller ID: M11755


8vo. 361-719 pp. Printed wrappers; spine and rear cover slightly tanned. Very good. Colonel Ash was the director of the Army Institute of Pathology and served in the Medical Corps for thirty years. This special edition was published in his honor after his retirement. "Recognized as the leading pathologist in the Army, his diligence, foresight, professional knowledge, and undeterred devotion to duty have led to the organization of the most extensive service in tissue pathology ever known to the world" (p. 361). View more info