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Publisher: New York:, E. P. Dutton, (1982).: 1982
Seller ID: M11931
4to. 275 pp. Maroon and cream cloth, dust-jacket, cartographical illustrated pastedowns and end-leaves; top front jacket slightly creased. Fine in near fine jacket. ISBN: 0525241213 View more info
By: DUTTON, Thomas.
Publisher: London:, Bailliere, Tindall, and Cox, [c. 1891].: 1891
Seller ID: M12013
Second edition. Small 8vo. viii, -79, , 37 pp. Silver-stamped blue cloth; spine head worn. Mercantile Library rubber stamp to title-page, p. , and verso final page. Very good. "This little work treats of a very important subject. . . The author thinks that nothing is to be hoped from improved construction of steamers. . . Dr. Dutton seems to hold that if there is a specific for sea-sickness it is ammonium bromide taken regularly for some days before going on board" ("Sea-Sickness"). Reference: "Sea-Sickness." Chemical News and Journal of Physical Science. 63. ... View more info
Publisher: Paris:, J. -B. Bailliere, 1856.: 1856
Seller ID: M12016
SCARCE FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xx, 770 pp. 57 figures, 4 folding tables; foxing throughout, but still legible. Early quarter gilt-stamped black leather over green marbled paper-backed boards; extremities worn especially at front cover. Good. Jean-Baptiste Fonssagrives, born in Limoges (1823), earned his doctor of medicine in 1852. He traveled as ship's doctor and later taught naval medicine at the Brest School of Naval Medicine, then became Professor of medicine and hygiene at the University of Montpellier. In his writings he discussed the etiology of yellow fever at length. Fonssagrives was cert... View more info
Publisher: Ventnor, NJ:, Ventnor, (1978).: 1978
Seller ID: M12025
4to. ix, 134 pp. 49 plates, index. White-stamped navy blue cloth. Fine. View more info
Publisher: Greenwich, London:, National Maritime Museum, 1974.: 1974
Seller ID: M11951
Series: Maritime Monographs and Reports, No. 12. Tall 8vo. 35 pp. 16 figures, 7 tables. Original printed wrappers; spine slightly rubbed. Very good. Contains "The Burns of Sea Battles" by Watt, "The Changing Character of the Sailor's Diet and Its Influence on Disease" by Milton-Thompson, and "The Environment of the Nuclear Submarine" by Davies. View more info
By: RILEY, Terrence.
Publisher: Annapolis, MD:, Naval Institute Press, (1995).: 1995
Seller ID: M12078
8vo. [vi], 294,  pp. Frontispiece. Quarter silver-stamped black cloth over blue paper-backed boards, dust-jacket. Near fine. ISBN: 155750721X View more info
By: RODDIS, Louis H.
Publisher: New York:, Paul B. Hoeber, (1941).: 1941
Seller ID: M12081
Second printing (reprinted from the Annals of Medical history). Small 8vo. ix, 359 pp. Frontispiece, 12 illustrations. Gilt-stamped blue cloth; extremities lightly rubbed. Very good. Garrison and Morton 2187. View more info
By: U. S. Navy.
Publisher: Washington, DC:, Government Printing Office, 1873.: 1873
Seller ID: M12093
8vo. [x], 345 pp. Light scattered foxing, not affecting legibility. Contemporary quarter gilt-stamped polished calf over green marbled paper-backed boards; corners worn, spine edges and top end darkened, head torn. Quite scarce. Very good. View more info