Category: Medicine


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SURGICAL OBSERVATIONS Part the Second containing an account of the disorders of the health in general; and of the digestive organs in particular, Etc

By: Abernethy, John

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme: 1806

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS299

Condition: V.g.

viii, 245p. Bound in the orifginal boards but defective calf covering. A scarce book well worth re-casing. Trife damp to the extremities which is why he claf has perished. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

THE PRESENT STATE OF PHYSICK & SURGERY IN LONDON With an estimate of the prizes of all the medicines now in use. In a letter from a merchant in ... physician, with the physicians Answer

By: Anon [A Merchant in London]

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Speed Over Against Jonathan's Coffe-House in Exchange-Ally in Corhill: 1701

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS196

Condition: V.g.

[vi], 30 pp. List of subscribers 'to the dispensary' to the verso of the title-page. A disbound nonce copy of a now rare book. 20x16cms View more info


By: Bell, Charles

Price: £825.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme: 1806

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa442

Condition: V.g.

half-title page, xii, 186, ii pp. 6 engraved plates by John Stewart and a number of stipple-engraved text figures, all after Bell's drawings. Complete. Foxing to the plates as usual. Original binding with marbled boards. Black calf spine with a rare calf fore-edge strip to each board. Four raised bands and blind decorated compartments Extremities rubbed. A very attractive binding with some wear. Original owners bookplate Frank Fullager 'Spes Sibi Quisque'. Char... View more info

A practical handbook of medical chemistry.

By: Bowman, John E.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, John Churchill: 1852

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: E221

Condition: internally v.g.

xxiii (includes half title, 1 page ad and title page), 261pp. A very good copy. Main headings are: PART I.-URINE. PART II.-CALCULI AND CONCRETIONS. PART III.-BLOOD. PART IV.-MILK, BILE, MUCUS, PUS, &c. PART V.-THE DETECTION OF POISONS IN ORGANIC MIXTURES, &c. Original calf boards present but detached, a tight copy with some foxing, Spine incomplete. In need of re-binding View more info

The advance of the dental profession: A centenary history 1880-1980

By: British Dental Association

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Southern Publishing Company (Westminster Press Ltd) for the British Dental Association: 1979

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: W619

ISBN: 0902202057

Condition: Fine

289pp. Blue d.j. and a foreword by HRH Duke of Edinburgh.16 plates. A history of dentistry in the UK. View more info


By: Brown, J.A.C.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Pelican: 1966

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: T122

Condition: V.g.

225pp. Reading copy blue pictorial wrappers. A little rubbed and spine trifle darkened. View more info

FROM A TRADE TO A PROFESSION Byways in Dental History

By: Campbell, J. Menzies

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Privately Printed:

Edition: limited ediiton

Seller ID: Le203

Condition: Fine

No308/350 254pp. 26 essays on dentistry. Dedicated copy signed and inscribed by the author to John peacock Esq. Maroon cloth with a plain white wrapper. Portrait frontis. photo of the author and a plate engraved end-paper of an itinerant tooth-drawer of the 17th century. As new. View more info

Dissertatio Medica Inauguralis, de Asthmate Periodico

By: Carrick, Andrew

Price: £235.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Balfour et Smelli: 1787

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and dedication by the author

Seller ID: TS312

Condition: Fine

42pp. Dedication inscripted and signed by Carrick to 'Mr Towers with the very best wishes of his most affectionate friend Andrew Carrick'. Boundin original full calfwith gilt morocco red label and gilt copartments. Joints bruised and tebder but firm. Full Title: Dissertatio medica inauguralis, De medicina sectae methodicae veteris : quam, annuente summo numine, ex auctoritate reverendi admodum viri, D. Gulielmi Robertson, S.S.T.P. Academiae Edinburgenae Praefecti, nec n... View more info


By: Christ's Hospital

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Christ's Hospital: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: P912

Condition: Fine

xii 83p red cloth, silver lettering to spine, 16 half-tone plates. Dust jacket complete but a trifle rubbed and grubby perserving an immaculate copy of the book beneath. No wear, marks or fading. View more info


By: Clark, W.E.Le Gros

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1949

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: AB437

Condition: Fine

xi, 388pp,with 119 figures. First edition 1939. Dust cover a little worn. View more info

NOSOLOGY Or, A Systematic Arrangement Of Diseases, By Classes, Orders, Genera, And Species: With the Distinguishing Characters of Each, And Outlines Of The Systems Of Sauvages, Linnaeus, Vogel, Sagar, And Macbridge. Translated from the Latin.

By: Cullen, William

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, Bell & Bradfute and John Murray: 1810

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS310

Condition: V.g.

236pp. Original half calf with pub. marbled boards and gilt dec. spine and titles. Damp to the end-papers affecting the first and last leaves a trifle but a sound copy of a scarce book with the original binding.. Folding table facing page1. View more info

MAKING A MEDICAL LIVING: Doctors and Patients in the English Market for Medicine, 1720-1911

By: Digby, Anne

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st edition

Inscription: Inscribed and signed by the author

Seller ID: MH011

ISBN: 052134526X

Condition: Fine

348pp. Illustrated light purple d.j. No clipping, wear, marks or fading. Neatly signed by the author August 94. View more info

THE PRESENT METHOD OF INOCUATING FOR THE SMALL-POX : to which are added, some experiments, instituted with a view to discover the effects of a similar treatment in the Natural Small-Pox

By: Dimsdale M.D., Thomas

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, W.Owen: 1769

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: TS194

Condition: V.g.

20x13cms. 160pp. A disbound nonce copy of a now rare book. Top edge narrow upper stain View more info


By: Ennis, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Federation Dentaire Internationale: 1967

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Le192

Condition: Fine

238pp. Blue d.j. Signed by Gerald H. Leatherman, [Secretary General of the FDI, 1967) on pasted slip. View more info


By: Fothergill M.D., John

Price: £185.00

Publisher: London, Lockyer Davis in Holborn Printer to the Royal Society: 1769

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: TS403

Condition: V.g.

title-page, Preface dated Nov. 25, 1769, viii, 72pp, xiv blank, [i]pp advert for Mineral Water at Owen's Original Mineral Water. Original calf boards and spine lacking. A scarce item.15x9cms. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

THE HISTORY OF PHYSICK From the Time of Galen to the Beginnig of the Sixteenth Century

By: Freind, J.

Price: £780.00

Publisher: London, M. Cooper at the Globe in Pater Noster Row: 1750

Edition: fourth edition

Seller ID: TS235

Condition: V.g.

2 volumes, 330; 415, 64pp [Vita Gabrielis]. Original full polished calf, each volume with five raised bands, gilt dec. compartments. The bookplate of R.Rutson James. The first history of Medicine by an Englishman with both volumes pub. as the fourth edition. Frontis. plate to each volume including a portrait of the author in the first volume. A few of ex-libris stamps in each volume from an institutions library, not affecting the text. View more info


By: Freud, Sigmund

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1938

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Le541

Condition: Fine

vi, 1001pp. Black cloth, gilt titles in red blocked labels. Fine. 'The Modern Library of the World's Best Books'. Translated and Edited, with an Introduction, by Dr. A.A. Brill View more info


By: Freud, Sigmund,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1968

Edition: eleventh impression

Seller ID: Q107

Condition: V.g.

395pp, index, 4pp ads., octavo, green cloth gilt, v.g. light pencil marks throughout, A course of twenty-eight lectures. A good reading copy with the usual library stamps View more info


By: Fulton, John F.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications Ltd: 1946

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Y190

Condition: V.g.

xii, 754pp. Illustrated throughout. Biography of the American surgeon. No inscriptions, marks or wear. A v. trifle sunned. Printed in the USA bound in the UK. View more info


By: Godden, Leslie J.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Privately Published By the Author: 1976

Edition: private edition

Seller ID: Le490

Condition: Fine

39, [ii]pp. A facsimile of a typed manuscript on the history of the Dental Movement by dental historian Leslie Godden, The movemnet was started in 1939-45. An accompanying typed leeter is attached to the inside cover explaining the author requested a copy of his private limited edition should be sent to the recipient. Only a few copies were mad for the authors family. members of the V3 club [a dental pressure group] and his special friends.[dated 1978 with ink updates to... View more info