Category: Medicine

Sort

showing 1-20 of 20

The History, Diagnosis, and Treatment of the Fevers of the United States.

By: BARTLETT, Elisha.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1990

Seller ID: 30132


Privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1847); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. 548pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With the 'notes from the editors' booklet. View more info

Image for A Treatise on the Hydrocele, on Sarcocele, or Cancer, and other diseases of the Testes.

A Treatise on the Hydrocele, on Sarcocele, or Cancer, and other diseases of the Testes.

By: BELL. Benjamin.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for Bell & Bradfute [and others]: 1794

Seller ID: 34963


8vo. 296pp (last blank). Contemporary full calf with modern rebacking, the spine with raised bands but no lettering, both hinges strengthened. A previous repair has left heavy tape stains down the inner margin of the title-page and the gutters of the front endpapers; some of this also on both boards, adjacent to the spine. The four corners of a hand-written plate formerly pasted to the upper board remain. The text pages clean, a good (repaired) copy. View more info

A Treatise on the Membranes in general, and on Different Membranes in particular.

By: BICHAT, Xavier.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1987

Seller ID: 29314


A new edition, enlarged by an historical note on the life and writings of the author, by M. Husson. Translated by John G. Coffin. Privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #467 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). xix, 261pp. Full leather with gilt decoration on top and lower boards and spine, gilt spine titling, raised bands, all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. 'Notes from the Editors' booklet loosely i... View more info

Pathological and Surgical Observations on Diseases of the Joints.

By: BRODIE, B.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA., The Classics of Medicine Library: 1989

Seller ID: 30137


Facsimile (first published in 1818, privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. viii, 330pp, 6 plates. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

An Account of two successful operations for restoring a lost nose from the integuments of the forehead, in the cases of two officers of His Majesty's Army...

By: CARPUE, J.C.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1981

Seller ID: 30079


[title continues] ...to which are prefixed historical and physiological remarks on the nasal operation; including descriptions of the Indian and Italian methods. With engravings by Charles Turner illustrating the differnt stages of the cure. Facsimile, privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1816); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 4to. xvi, 32 (Life of Carpue), with frontis & 6 plates; [viii], ii, 104pp... View more info

Outlines of the Principal Diseases of Females : chiefly for the use of students.

By: CHURCHILL, Fleetwood.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA., The Classics of Medicine Library: 1986

Seller ID: 30102


Facsimile (first published in 1838), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. viii, 402pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

The Anatomy of the Absorbing Vessels of the Human Body.

By: CRUIKSHANK, William.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1991

Seller ID: 30112


The Second Edition, considerably enlarged, and illustrated with additional plates. Facsimile (first published 1790), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). Large 8vo. 214pp; 5 plates (2 folding). Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

The Sinister Shepherd : a translation of Girolamo Fracastoro's Syphilidis Sive de Moro Gallico Libri Tres.

By: Fracastoro: translated by Dr William van Wyck.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1992

Seller ID: 30105


Facsimile (first published in 1934), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). Tall 8vo. xxii, 88pp, frontis & 9 other b&w plates. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. *** The poem concerning syphilis - the so-called 'French (or Neapolitan) Disease' ... View more info

An Introductory Lecture to the Venereal Disease.

By: HUNTER, Dr [John].

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1994

Seller ID: 30104


Facsimile from the manuscript of 1799 (first published in 1842), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). Small 8vo. 148pp printed rectos only, [12]pp index. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Tiny area of rubbing to the gilt fore-edges, otherwise fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

The Intestinal Diseases of Infancy and Childhood : physiology, hygiene, pathology and theraputics.

By: JACOBI, A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1993

Seller ID: 30078


Facsimile, privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1887); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). Small 8vo. xvi, 302pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With the booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

Image for The Influence of Tropical Climates on European Constitutions. To which is added Tropical Hygiene; or the Preservation of Health in all hot climates (adapted to general perusal).

The Influence of Tropical Climates on European Constitutions. To which is added Tropical Hygiene; or the Preservation of Health in all hot climates (adapted to general perusal).

By: JOHNSON, James

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the author by Motley and Harrison, Portsmouth: 1818

Seller ID: 34962


Sold by T. and G. Underwood... and all other booksellers. viii, 464pp. Contemporary full tree calf, gilt rules and title label on spine; extremities a trifle rubbed. Moderate to heavy foxing on the first and last several leaves otherwise clean. A good to very good copy. View more info

Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

By: Medical dictionary:

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Springfield, Massachusetts, Merriam-Webster: 1986

Seller ID: 29315


4to. [xxvi], 790pp. Full leather with gilt decoration on top and lower boards and spine, raised bands, gilt spine titling. Printed marbled endpapers. Thumb-indexed fore-edge. All edges gilt. Ribbon marker. Near fine. ISBN 0877790256 View more info

Lectures on the Comparative Pathology of Inflammation. Delivered at the Pasteur Institute in 1891.

By: METCHNIKOFF, Elias.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA., The Classics of Medicine Library: 1991

Seller ID: 30097


Translated from the French by F.A. Starling and E.H. Starling. Privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1893); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). xii, 218pp, line illustrations in the text, some coloured, 3pp coloured platesat rear , colophon. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With 16pp booklet of 'notes from the editors'... View more info

Nettleship's Diseases of the Eye : a manual for students.

By: Nettleship: edited and revised by W.T. Holmes Spicer.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, J. & A. Churchill: 1897

Seller ID: 34937


Sixth edition. 8vo. xx, 466pp (includes an index), 161 b&w figures in text, colour plate; 32pp publisher's cataogue (with 4pp index) at rear. Some more relevant title written in pencil on rear endpaper. Green cloth, decorated in blind; extremities a trifle rubbed. Contemporary owner's inscription. A very good clean copy. View more info

Catalogue of Western Manuscripts 5120-6244 in the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine.

By: PALMER, Richard (compiler).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Wellcome Trust: 2000

Seller ID: 25643


4to. 302pp, illustrated in black and white, five indexes. Cloth-textured papered boards, gilt titles. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 1841290211 ***Continues Moorat's two-part catalogue (1962 & 1973). View more info

A Treatise on the Small-Pox and Measles.

By: RHAZES (or) Abu Becr Mohammed ibn Zacriya Ar-Razi.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1987

Seller ID: 30114


Translated from the original Arabic by William Alexander Greenhill MD. Facsimile (first published 1848), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. 212pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

A Practical Treatise on Venereal Diseases; or, Critical and Experimental Researches on Inoculation applied to the study of these afflictions, with a theraputical summary and special formulary.

By: RICORD, Phillipe.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA., The Classics of Medicine Library: 1988

Seller ID: 30103


A new translation from the French. Facsimile (first published in 1842), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. 340pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

An Account of the Bilious remitting Yellow Fever, as it appeared in the city of Philadelphia in the year 1793.

By: RUSH, Benjamin.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1997

Seller ID: 30140


Facsimile (first published in 1794), privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library; copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). 8vo. xii, 364pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

The Works of Thomas Sydenham, M.D. translated from the Latin edition of Dr Greenhill, with a life of the author by R.G. Latham.

By: SYDENHAM, Thomas:

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1979

Seller ID: 30038


Privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1947); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). Two volumes, bound in one. cviii, 276pp & viii, 396pp. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With the booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted. View more info

The Diseases of Children and their Remedies.

By: VON ROSENSTEIN, Nicholas Rosen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA., The Classics of Medicine Library: 1984

Seller ID: 30050


Privately printed for the members of The Classics of Medicine Library (first published in 1776); copy #476 (numbered bookplate on front endpaper). [xii], 364pp, [15pp] Index, colophon. Full leather, decorated in gilt, raised bands on spine; all edges gilt, ribbon marker, (printed) marbled endpapers. Fine. With 31pp booklet of 'notes from the editors' loosely inserted (narrow area of yellowing along spine). View more info