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1 MANUAL OF THERAPEUTICS Referring Especially to the Products of the Pharmaceutical and Biological Laboratories of Parke, Davis & Company
Detroit, MI Parke, Davis & Company 1910 Flexible leather 
This is a semi-hardcover book with a leather binding and a title in gilt on the front cover. This is the 1910 edition - 643 pages. The covers have wear at the top and bottom of the spine, partly repaired. The end papers have a split on the front hinge. There is a stain on the upper corner of the front end paper. The frontispiece illustration is missing. The pages are unmarked, crisp, and quite clean. The edges of the paper are tinted red. The binding is tight. ; 8vo; 643 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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2 MERCK'S 1901 MANUAL OF THE MATERIA MEDICA A Ready Reference Pocket Book for the Practicing Physician and Surgeon Containing Names and Chief Synonyms (Continued)
New York, NY Merck & Co. 1901 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is a small hardcover book, the second edition, of the Merck Materia Medica, published and printed in 1901. The book has a dark brown cloth cover. The book appears to have been bound upside down. The front cover is blank and the back cover has the Merck's 1901 Manual blind-stamped (reverse embossing) and the words "Property of Hospital Library" is blind-stamped and filled with a copper shade of gilt. The end papers are a pale light green with an advertisement from Merck for subscription to a journal, a place for an owner name (presently blank) and another ad for Merck's 'Analyses' Laboratory with a list of types of material they analyzed, plus the price. The reverse side of the front free end paper has an image of the Merck Building at University Place in New York. The rear pasted down end paper has a bird's eye view rendering of the Laboratories and Works in Darmstadt. The free end paper has a list of some Awards to Merck Products and a note to doctors about recognizing the label Merck uses on its products and cautions doctors to reject products not bearing their label. The last ten pages are advertisements for various products. The book is divided in four parts: Materica Medica (with the first appearance of 'aspirin' named by Bayer approximately two years earlier) ; Approved Formulas; Classification of Medicaments; Miscellany. There is a list of Abbreviations and various extra lists, tables, or paragraphs - Relation of Pulse and Temperatures, Obstetric Calendar, Pulse of Different Ages, Respiration of Different Ages, Metric System, many tables of metric measure; Eruptive Fevers. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, but with some corner wear. The pages are all clean and crisp, one page has a crease. There are no marks or writing - there are NO other signs indicating that this book was from a library - perhaps it was intended for a Hospital, but was rejected or held back. It has been well cared for. (The first edition was 192 pages, two years later, the reference grew to 282 pages. ) Continuation of the sub-title: ........ Physical Form and Appearance, Solubilities, Percentage Strengths and Physiological Effects, Therapeutic Uses, Modes of Administration and Applications, Regular and Maximum of Dosage, Incompatibles, Antidotes, Precuationary Requirements, Etc. Etc, of the Chemicals and Drugs usual in modern medical practice; - a comprehensive collection of prescriptions, embracing also the newer remedies of established merit; - a classification of mendicants; - and miscellany, comprising poisoning and its treatment. Metric system, and tables, Etc. ; 12mo; 282 pages 
Price: 875.00 USD
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JAHR'S AND POSSART'S NEW MANUAL OF THE HOMOEOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA Arranged with Reference to Well Authenticated Observations At the Sick Bed , A
3 A JAHR'S AND POSSART'S NEW MANUAL OF THE HOMOEOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA Arranged with Reference to Well Authenticated Observations At the Sick Bed
New York William Radde 1853 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight half leather with marbled boards. Scuff marks on marbled paper covers, scuff mark on upper corner leather of front cover, otherwise leather is good condition. R aised bands with gilt design and title. End papers have been partially covered, possibly repaired at one time, but paper on hinges unbroken. Could have been original binding as it does not look like it was repaired. Starting at page 580, numbers have been lightly entered next to certain remedies and pages have been renumbered starting with 1. Unobtrusive. Index and two prefaces. ; Remainder of the title is: And Accompanied by An Alphabetical Repertory, To Facilitate And Secure The Selection Of A Suitable Remedy In Any Given Case. ; 8vo; 924 pages  
Price: 390.00 USD
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4 Anon. OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS OF THE GIAI SYMPOSIUM ON NATUROPATHIC HERBAL WISDOM
Welches, Oregon Gaia Herbal Reserach Foundation 1994 First Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Fine copy of this softback book. More science than popular content about herbs and uses and opinions and compounds.. ; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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5 Bailey, Hamilton DEMONSTRATIONS OF PHYSICAL SIGNS IN CLINICAL SURGERY
Baltimore, MD The Williams & Wilkins Company 1944 Hardcover; Ninth Printing Very Good+  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, a bright gilt title on the spine, a few slight signs of shelf wear, and a few scuffs on the rear cover. There is a former owner name written in pencil on the front end paper. The interior is clean and without marks or writing. The book is photo illustrated in color and black and white. ; 8vo  
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Brechner, Verne L. and Richard D. Walter and John B. Dillon PRACTICAL ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY FOR THE ANESTHESIOLOGIST
Springfield, IL Charles C. Thomas 1962 First Edition Hardcover Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket that is still shrink-wrapped. It is in fine pllus condition. ; 4to  
Price: 22.00 USD
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7 Carter, Robert Brudenell A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON DISEASES OF THE EYE
Philadelphia, PA Henry C. Lea 1876 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book - the First American Edition, published in 1876. 505 pages, plus an eye chart (alpha letters) , plus a 32 page catalog of other science books published by the Henry C. Lea. The covers are a dark green with a weak gilt title on the spine. The covers have been exposed to some water, there is uneven coloring in places and a corner that has a watermark. The end papers are coated brown. There is a name in pencil on the front free end paper. The fore edges of the book have a watermark with some interior page corners also affected. Other pages are crisp and clean. Tight binding. No othe rmarks or writing. Heavy, tall (9 1/4") . No odor from the touch of water. ; 8vo; 505+ pages 
Price: 78.00 USD
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8 Corday, Eliot with David W. Irving DISTURBANCES OF HEART RATE, RHYTHM, AND CONDUCTION
Philadelphia, PA W. B. Saunders Company 1962 Hardcover 
This is a March, 1962 reprint of the 1961 edition. The book is tight, bright, and clean. There is a touch of wear at the corners. The book cover is green cloth with title printed on the front cover and spine. The end papers are clean as are the pages - the book was well cared for. There are no marks or writing. The book is profusely illustrated with graphs, diagrakms, and some photographs - in black and white. ; 8vo; 357 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Davidoff, Leo M. with Cornelius G. Dyke THE NORMAL ENCEPHALOGRAM
Philadelphia, PA Lea & Febiger 1946 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is the second edition hardcover book from 1946 with 155 illustrations. The book has been well cared for, however there are slight bumps to the to corners and with the pages to some of the pages to a lesser extent. The covers are a dark green cloth. The title is in bright gilt on the spine. The book looks sharp on the shelf. The covers are very clean except for a small spot. The interior is also clean and crisp. There is a former owner name lightly stamped on the front end paper with the words, Tuskegee, Alabama and a signature and date (Alan P, Smith) . Well cared for. ; 8vo; 232 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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10 Dossey, Larry HEALING WORDS The Power of Prayer and the Practice of Medecine
San Francisco, CA Harper San Francisco 1993 0062502514 / 9780062502513 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condtion; tight, bright, very clean and without marks or writing. There is faint trace of a pencil price erasure. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. ; 8vo; 291 pages  
Price: 14.50 USD
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11 Fearing, Franklin Reflex Action A Study in the History of Psysiological Psychology
Baltimore William And Wilkins 1930 First Edition Good- with no dust jacket  
Tight, bright hardback book. No jacket. Scattered underlining and margin lining. Former gift note to owner on front pasted down end paper. Very clean except for underlining.  
Price: 28.00 USD
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12 Fredericks, Lillian E. and Dryden P. Morse ANESTHESIA FOR OPEN HEART SURGERY
Springfield, IL Charles C. Thomas 1966 First Edition Hardcover Poor  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There is a slight sland to the binding and a former owner small label on the front end paper, There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. ; 8vo; 80 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Goodfield, June AN IMAGINED WORLD A Story of Scientific Discovery
New York, NY Harper & Row 1981 0060116412 / 9780060116415 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a First U. S. Edition of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, very clean, well cared for, possibly unread and there are no marks or writing except for a trace of residue from a price label on the front end paper. The dust jacket is unclipped and crisp and clean with a two short closed tears on the upper edge and a remnant of a crease on the inside flap of the jacket. ; 8vo; 240 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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14 Hager, Thomas FORCE OF NATURE The Life of Linus Pauling
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1995 0684809095 / 9780684809090 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book appears to be unread - tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. There is a remainder mark on the bottom page edges. ; 8vo; 721 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Harrington, Charles A MANUAL OF PRACTICAL HYGIENE FOR STUDENTS, PHYSICIANS, AND MEDICAL OFFICERS
Philadelphia, PA Lea Brothers & Company 1902 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is the Second Edition 1902 hardcover book with a dust jacket. The book is a handsome green dark cloth cover with a red background for the gilt title on the spine. Beveled edges. There is a little corner wear. The binding is tight and soundly costructed. There are rich green end papers without any marks or writing. There is a former owner carefully written on the first blank page. The interior is very clean, the pages are crisp. There are illustrations throughout. There are some full page colored plates. The entire book is a fine collector item. Well cared for. This is a thick book (nearly three inches) and heavy (nearly four pounds without packaging) . Better than a reprint. ; 8vo; 760 pages  
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Harris, Myles F. BREAKFAST IN HELL A Doctor's Eyewitness Account of the Politics of Hunger in Ethiopia
New York, NY Posedion Press 1987 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket in find condition except for a remainder mark on the bottom edges near the spine. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Unclipped. There is no wear. ; 8vo; 271 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Hektoen, Ludvig with David Riesman AN AMERICAN TEXT-BOOK OF PATHOLOGY For the Use of Students and Practitioner s of Medicine and Surgery
Philadelphia W. B. Saunders & Company 1901 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is bound in leather and cloth. The book is thick (about four inches) and heavy (7+ pounds) . The binding is tight and well constructed to hold the weight. The leather on the cover is worn at the top and bottom of the spine and the corners. The end papers are marbled and clean with no writing or marks. There is a former owner name writted once on the first blank page. There are 443 illustrations within the text, 66 in color. There is a very detailed Index and a bound in catalog of other books by the publisher, plus some extra publisher promotional flyers laid in. ; 8vo; 1245 pages  
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Hertzler, Arthur E. SURGICAL PATHOLOGY OF THE MAMMARY GLAND
Philadelphia, PA J. B. Lippincott Company 1933 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
SIGNED. This is a hardcover first edition book in fine condition. Signed / inscribed book on the free end paper. The book features 240 illustrations in black and white. Maroon cloth cover with gilt title on the spine. Clean, tight, bright, crisp. The interior is equally crisp and clean. No marks, no underlining, no other writing. (The bookI is in English) . Well cared for. ; Tall 8vo; 283 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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19 Hillson, Dr. Rowan THYROID DISORDERS
London MacDonald & Co 1991 0356186865 / 9780356186863 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book in near fine condition except for a creased in the upper front corner. It is praised for its simply written-first acquaintance introduction and medical insight into both over and under active thyroid glands. There are diagrams, a glossary, and index and easy-to-understand text. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Holbrook, Stewart H. THE GOLDEN AGE OF QUACKERY
New York, NY The Macmillan Company 1959 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Printing hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean with no marks or writing. There is a touch of darkening on the top and front edges from exposure to light. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. The inside flap has been price clipped. The end papers are facsimiles of old advertisements for pills, tonics, oils, batteries, garments, opium. There is a spot on the front end paper where the printing is missing. ; 8vo; 302 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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