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SURGICAL OBSERVATIONS

By: Abernethy, John

Price: £125.00

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS299

Condition: V.g.


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

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.


[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.....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

MENDEL'S PRINCIPLES OF HEREDITY

By: Bateson, W.

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge: At the University Press: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition, 3rd Impression

Seller ID: GT309

Condition: V.g.


413pp. Portrait photograph of Mendel frontispiece. 6 color plates (4 double-page). xiv, 396. 2 other portraits. Publishers green cloth gilt titles. A nice copy with a trifle wear and minor margin foxing on a few pafes. Scarce example of an important scientific book. No inscriptions or marking. View more info

ESSAYS ON THE ANATOMY OF EXPRESSION IN PAINTING

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 pub.ad. 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'. Charles Bell was a Scottish surgeon, not for his work on the nervous system and 'Bells' palsy. A scarce item and often lacking pl... View more info

THE HAND : Its Mechanism and Vital Endowments, as Evincing Design

By: Bell, Charles

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1852

Edition: Fifith Edition, Revised with Woodcuts

Seller ID: GT277

Condition: Fine


Frontis bust portrait by Theed. xvi, 428pp, 32 pp pub. cat. dated Jan. 1852. Illus. with woodcut vignettes to the text. First published in 1833 as the fourth volume of the Bridgewater Treatises. A fine copy in the publishers blind dec. olive green cloth, gilt. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. An exceptional copy. 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

FREUD AND THE POST FREUDIANS

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

DOMESTIC MEDICINE or a Treatise on the Prevention & Cure of Diseases, by Regimen and Simple Medicines with an Appendix containing a Dispensation for the Use of Private Practitioners

By: Buchan, William

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, A. Strahan; T. Cadell in the Strand: 1792

Edition: Thirteenth Edition

Seller ID: GT332

Condition: V.g.


xxxvi, 712pp, index.xxxvi.pp. Original full calf binding with red morocco gilt label, Dedication to Sir Joseph Banks. Scarce in the orginal full calf binding with a very tight binding. Serva; old newspaper clippings relating to medicine loosely enclosed. Signature Will: Knott Dunn 1793 to the inside front board.Some leaves at the rear affected by damp. 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

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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 calf with gilt morocco red label and gilt compartments. Joints bruised and tender 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 non amplissimi senatus academici consensu, et nobilissimae Facultatis Medicae decreto, pro gradu doctoris, summisque in medic... View more info

CHRIST'S HOSPITAL FOUR HUNDRED YEARS OLD

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

THE TISSUES OF THE BODY AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF ANATOMY.

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

BOTANIC GUIDE TO HEALTH AND THE NATURAL PATHOLOGY OF DISEASE

By: Coffin M.D., A.I,

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, published by the author, 24 Montague Place: 1866

Edition: fortieth edition

Seller ID: GT045

Condition: V.g.


xxiv, 379pp, [v] pub. ads. Original full cloth binding. Portrait engraved frontis. Fine mid-Victorain pebble-grain green cloth with blind embossed decorations and frames. Gilt title to the spine. A.I. Coffin was a noted quack in the long tradition of quackery!! A nice binding with a complete text block. Odd fox mark and some soiling to the portait margins. Unfaded binding. View more info

NOSOLOGY Or, A Systematic Arrangement Of Diseases, By Classes, Orders, Genera, And Species:

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.


With the Distinguishing Characters of Each, And Outlines Of The Systems Of Sauvages, Linnaeus, Vogel, Sagar, And Macbridge. Translated from the Latin......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

THE ENGLISH PHYSICIAN ENLARGED

By: Culpepper, Nich.

Price: £185.00

Publisher: London, J.Walker, 44 Paternoster Row: 1790

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: GT196

Condition: V.g.


[x] Table, 348pp. Original full calf. raised bands with original red morocco label. 18x11cms. A nice tight copy with the original attractive binding. 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

By: Dimsdale M.D., Thomas

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, W.Owen: 1769

Edition: fifth Edition

Seller ID: TS194

Condition: V.g.


: to which are added, some experiments, instituted with a view to discover the effects of a similar treatment in the Natural Small-Pox.....20x13cms. 160pp. A disbound nonce copy of a now rare book. Top edge narrow upper stain View more info

THE STORY OF THE FEDERATION DENTAIRE INTERNATIONALE 1900-1962

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

AN ACCOUNT OF THE PUTRID SORE THROAT

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