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Notes on the United States of North America during a Phrenological Visit in 1838-9-40., in Two Volumes

By: Combe, George

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Carey & Hart: 1841

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2289772

Condition: Good


First American edition, following the three volume edition published in Edinburgh. Spines and edges faded, a few light spots on vol. 1 boards, front and end matter faintly foxed. 1841 Hard Cover. xxvi, [13]-374; 405, [5] pp. 8vo. Sabin 14924. Howes C-639. Memoirs of a British phrenologist and his travels in the United States from 1838-1840, in which he discusses abolition, medical treatment of the insane, and notable contemporary figures. Combe founded the Edinburgh Phrenological Society and toured the U.S. giving lectures (hence the visit described here). Included in the introduction are seve... View more info

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Medical Communications with the Proceedings of the Eighty-First Annual Convention of the Connecticut Medical Society, Held at New Haven, May 22d and 23d, 1872, Second Series, Vol. IV, No. 1

By: Connecticut Medical Society

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published by the Society: 1872

Seller ID: 2268275

Condition: Good


Rear wrapper missing, front wrapper beginning to loosen from binding, one-and-a-half inch tear and other smaller tears to front wrapper, a few minor chips to front wrapper. 1872 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. CONTENTS: On Some of the Causes of Disease; Report of the Committee, On Matters of Professional Interest; History of Intermittent Fever in the New Haven Region, with an Attempt to Distinguish Known From Unknown Causes; Report on Public Hygiene; The Treatment of Puerperal Convulsions; Hallucinations of Childhood; The Duties of Medical Men to Themselves and Their ... View more info

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Medical Communications with the Proceedings of the Eighty-Third Annual Convention of the Connecticut Medical Society, Held at New Haven, May 27th and 28th, 1874, Second Series, Vol. IV, No. 3

By: Connecticut Medical Society

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Published by the Society: 1874

Seller ID: 2268276

Condition: Very Good


Ink name and date on front wrapper, faint smudges on rear wrapper, light general wear. 1874 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. CONTENTS: Medical Uses of Alcohol and Alcoholic Liquors in the Prevention and Cure of Disease; Report of the Committee, On Matters of Professional Interest; Report on Ovariotomy; Abortion: With Cases Illustrative of Pathological Conditions in Embryology; Small-Pox at South Windham, Conn.; Skin Grafting; Report on Honorary Degrees; Memoir of William Hyde, M.D., of Stonington; Memoir of Justin Hammond, M.D., of Killingly; Memoir of Samuel B. Beresf... View more info

Image for Health Knowledge, in Two Volumes: A Thorough and Concise Knowledge of the Prevention, Causes, and Treatments of Disease, Simplified for Home Use: Thirty-Four Departments, including Prenatal Care and the Care of Infants, Health in Childhood, Pregnancy and Motherhood, Women's Physical Changes and Their Disorders, Diseases of Women, Physical Culture and Deep-Breathing Exercises for Men and Women, Physical Culture and Massage for Infants, Foods and Their Values, Home Nursing, Home Remedies, Medical Prescriptions in Latin and English, Plants, Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs

Health Knowledge, in Two Volumes: A Thorough and Concise Knowledge of the Prevention, Causes, and Treatments of Disease, Simplified for Home Use: Thirty-Four Departments, including Prenatal Care and the Care of Infants, Health in Childhood, Pregnancy and Motherhood, Women's Physical Changes and Their Disorders, Diseases of Women, Physical Culture and Deep-Breathing Exercises for Men and Women, Physical Culture and Massage for Infants, Foods and Their Values, Home Nursing, Home Remedies, Medical Prescriptions in Latin and English, Plants, Vegetables, Fruits, Herbs

By: Corish, J.L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Medical Book Distributors, Inc.: 1927

Seller ID: 2284893

Condition: Very Good


One color illustration repaired at binding. 1927 Hard Cover. xxxi, [1], 724; 725-1527, [11] pp. 8vo. Maroon blind stamped boards, bronze titles, marbled endpapers. Includes color plates, some of which are overlay illustrations showing the arrangement of organs, muscles, circulatory system, etc. Line drawings throughout text. A domestic medical guide covering a wide range of topics. View more info

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The Journal of Health, and Monthly Miscellany. Volume I..... 1846.

By: Cornell, W.M.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Published by the Editor: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2012586

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards lightly stained, spine faded, front & end matter foxed, pencil gift note on front flyleaf, receipt from previous owner's purchase laid in. 1846 Hard Cover. viii, 372 pp., 4-page terminal publisher ad. 12mo bound in sixes. Engraved frontispiece. A scarce medical journal (two located in OCLC, none in trade, no auctions records), which also includes articles on various other topics of interest: John Quincy Adams on his speech for the seizure of Oregon; Boston Common; Bowditch's Stethoscope; Catalepsy; Congregationalism in New England; Consumption; Dentistry; Galvanism; Insan... View more info

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Consumption Forestalled and Prevented.

By: Cornell, Wm. M. [William Mason]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: James French: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2012751

Condition: Good


First edition. Lightly stained throughout, front flyleaf beginning to loosen along top edge. 1846 Hard Cover. vi, 120 pp., 7-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. A guide for treating and preventing consumption, better known today as tuberculosis, and once also referred to as phthisis. Hoolihan 800: In his opening sentence Cornell states that 'Pulmonary consumption is a hereditary disease'. This predisposition 'is developed by colds, inflammation of the lungs, pleurisy, eruptive fevers, unhealthy localities, intemperance in eating and drinking, suppression of... View more info

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Doctor Kane of the Arctic Seas

By: Corner, George W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Temple University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2208307

ISBN: 0877220220

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. One-and-a-half inch tear to jacket spine-head, small chips to jacket spine-head and jacket spine-base, multiple tears to jacket edges. 1972 Hard Cover. xiii, 306 pp. Elisha Kent Kane (February 28, 1820 – February 16, 1857) was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half of the 19th century. He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John Franklin. He was present at the discovery of Franklin's first winter camp, but he did not find out what had happened to the fatal... View more info

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Doctor Kane of the Arctic Seas

By: Corner, George W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Temple University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269161

ISBN: 0877220220

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine faintly toned. 1972 Hard Cover. xiii, 306 pp. Elisha Kent Kane (February 28, 1820 – February 16, 1857) was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half of the 19th century. He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John Franklin. He was present at the discovery of Franklin's first winter camp, but he did not find out what had happened to the fatal expedition. View more info

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Le Scoperte Anatomiche di Domenico Cotugno e il Suo 'Iter Italicum Patavinum' (Scienti Veterum No. 76: Collana di Studi di Storia della medicina)

By: Cotugno, Domenico [Cotunnius]; Del Guerra, G.; Lombardi, Felice

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Tipografia R. Licenziato: 1964

Seller ID: 2198597

Condition: Near Fine


Removed from original printed wrapper and rebound in black cloth with new endpapers, gilt titles. Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1964 Hard Cover. 133, [3] pp. Italian text. A work of anatomical medicine by the 18th-19th century physician who studied at the University of Naples and the Salerno medical school, worked as a surgeon at the Neapolitan Hospital for Incurables, taught anatomy for thirty years, and later became the personal physician to the King of Naples. In 1761 Cotugno published for distribution to friends a plate that traced the course of the nasopalatine nerve, which is resp... View more info

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The Astonishing Hypothesis: The Scientific Search for the Soul

By: Crick, Francis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scriber's Sons: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2297810

ISBN: 0684194317

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 1994 Hard Cover. xiv, 317 pp. The Nobel Prize-winning physicist who discovered the molecular structure of DNA examines what makes humans sentient beings, offering an analysis and description of how the brain sees. View more info

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The Citadel

By: Cronin, A.J. (Archibald Joseph)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1937

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: 2279759

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges rubbed with a few tears, jacket spine head chipped. 1937 Hard Cover. 401 pp. The Citadel is a novel by A. J. Cronin, first published in 1937, which was groundbreaking with its treatment of the contentious theme of medical ethics. It has been credited with laying the foundation in Great Britain for the introduction of the NHS a decade later. In the United States, it won the National Book Award for 1937 novels, voted by members of the American Booksellers Association. For his fifth book, Dr. Cronin drew on his experiences practising medicine in the coal mining communities of the Sou... View more info

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History of Blockley: A History of the Philadelphia General Hospital From Its Inception, 1731-1928

By: Croskey, John Welsh

Price: $50.00

Publisher: F.A. Davis Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198714

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, pages toned. 1929 Hard Cover. 765 pp. Illustrated with 15 half-tone plates. The Philadelphia General Hospital is one of the oldest and most important institutions of its type in the United States. The men who have been associated with the hospital in recent years have collaborated to produce an historical work concerning it, which provides at the same time what is almost a medical history of Philadelphia. The work includes essays by Drs. Croskey, Agnew, Mills, Doane and Da Costa concerning various epochs in the history of the hospital, biographies of all the physician... View more info

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History of Blockley: A History of the Philadelphia General Hospital from its Inception, 1731-1928

By: Croskey, John Welsh

Price: $40.00

Publisher: F.A. Davis Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2275026

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards faintly soiled. 1929 Hard Cover. 765 pp. Illustrated with 15 half-tone plates. The Philadelphia General Hospital is one of the oldest and most important institutions of its type in the United States. The men who have been associated with the hospital in recent years have collaborated to produce an historical work concerning it, which provides at the same time what is almost a medical history of Philadelphia. The work includes essays by Drs. Croskey, Agnew, Mills, Doane and Da Costa concerning various epochs in the history of the hospital, biographies of all the physicians... View more info

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Henry Mills Hurd: The First Superintendent of the Johns Hopkins Hospital

By: Cullen, Thomas Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The John Hopkins Press: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2298283

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket. Front board very slightly bowed. 1920 Hard Cover. 147 pp. Henry Mills Hurd (May 3, 1843 – July 19, 1927)[1] was the first director of the Johns Hopkins Hospital and remained in that post for 22 years (1889–1911) following which he was appointed Secretary to the Board of Trustees (1911–1927). He was also the first Professor of Psychiatry at the medical school from its opening in 1893 until 1905. View more info

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A Bibliography of Oliver Wendell Holmes

By: Currier, Thomas Franklin; Tilton, Eleanor M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York University Press: 1953

Seller ID: 2203770

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, faint smudge to bottom page ridge corners. 1953 Large Hardcover. xiii, 707 pp. Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. (August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) was an American physician, poet, and polymath based in Boston. A member of the Fireside Poets, he was acclaimed by his peers as one of the best writers of the day. His most famous prose works are the Breakfast-Table series, which began with The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (1858). He was also an important medical reformer. In addition to his work as an author and poet, Holmes also served as a physician, professor, lecturer, and inventor, a... View more info

Image for Inaugural Medical Dissertation on the Kidney and Bladder Stone, Printed in Leiden, 1662 (Ivedamoji Medicinos Disertacija apie Inkstu ir Pursles Akmeni, Medicinos Daktaro Laipsniui Isigyti Spausdinta Leidene 1662 m.

Inaugural Medical Dissertation on the Kidney and Bladder Stone, Printed in Leiden, 1662 (Ivedamoji Medicinos Disertacija apie Inkstu ir Pursles Akmeni, Medicinos Daktaro Laipsniui Isigyti Spausdinta Leidene 1662 m.

By: Curtius, Alex(ander) Carolus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lithuanian Medical Association: 1967

Seller ID: 2026092

Condition: Good


Former copy of McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. 1967 Trade Paperback. 48 pp. Printed wrappers. English and Lithuanian text. A medical treatise by an early Lithuanian-American immigrant (perhaps the first), who also founded the first Latin school in New York in 1659. View more info

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The Personality of a Hospital: Ether Day Address

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Boston Medical and Surgical Journal: 1921

Seller ID: 2266087

Condition: Near Fine


1921 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 20, [2] pp. A reprint of the article commemorating the 75th anniversary of anaesthesia, first published in the November 3, 1921, Vol. 185 issue of the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

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The Personality of a Hospital: Ether Day Address

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Boston Medical and Surgical Journal: 1921

Seller ID: 2266088

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers a bit faded, owner bookplate of R. Plato Schwartz inside front wrapper, ink gift note inside front wrapper. 1921 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 20, [2] pp. A reprint of the article commemorating the 75th anniversary of anaesthesia, first published in the November 3, 1921, Vol. 185 issue of the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for Laboratories: Then and Now -- An Address Given October 5th, 1922, at the Dedication of the New Biological Laboratories of McGill University, Montreal

Laboratories: Then and Now -- An Address Given October 5th, 1922, at the Dedication of the New Biological Laboratories of McGill University, Montreal

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $60.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1922

Seller ID: 2266089

Condition: Near Fine


Faint crease on top corner. 1922 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 13, [3] pp. Stapled binding. A monograph on medical laboratories by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for The Physician and the Surgeon: Reprint from Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, December, 1922, pages 701-710

The Physician and the Surgeon: Reprint from Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, December, 1922, pages 701-710

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Surgical Publishing Company: 1922

Seller ID: 2266090

Condition: Very Good


Wrapper edges a bit discolored. 1922 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 10, [2] pp. A reprint of the article originally published in the December 1922 issue of Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for Neurological Surgeons, with the Report of One Case: Reprinted from the Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry October, 1923, Vol. 10, pp. 381-390

Neurological Surgeons, with the Report of One Case: Reprinted from the Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry October, 1923, Vol. 10, pp. 381-390

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: American Medical Association: 1923

Seller ID: 2266091

Condition: Near Fine


1923 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 10, [2] pp. A reprint of the article originally included in the Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry, October 1923, Vol. 10, pp. 381-390, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for The 'Boston Tins': Reprinted from the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 189, No. 1, pp. 8-12, July 5, 1923.

The 'Boston Tins': Reprinted from the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 189, No. 1, pp. 8-12, July 5, 1923.

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jamaica Printing Company: 1923

Seller ID: 2266092

Condition: Near Fine


1923 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 13, [3] pp. A reprint of the article originally included in the Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 189, No. 1, pp. 8-12, July 5, 1923, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

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The Western Reserve and Its Medical Traditions: An Address at the Dedication of the New Medical Building of Western Reserve University, October 9th, 1924

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $125.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1924

Seller ID: 2266093

Condition: Near Fine


1924 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 33, [3] pp. A transcript of an address given at the dedication of the new medical building of Western Reserve University on October 9th, 1924, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for Experimentum Periculosum: Judicium Difficile - Reprinted from Science, April 10, 1925, Vol. LXI, No. 1580, pages 373-379.

Experimentum Periculosum: Judicium Difficile - Reprinted from Science, April 10, 1925, Vol. LXI, No. 1580, pages 373-379.

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $70.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1925

Seller ID: 2266094

Condition: Near Fine


1925 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 6, [2] pp. A reprint of an article from Science, April 10, 1925, Vol. LXI, No. 1580, pages 373-379, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for Consecratio Medici: Reprinted from The Journal of the American Medical Association, Aug. 21, 1926, Vol. 87, pp. 539-542

Consecratio Medici: Reprinted from The Journal of the American Medical Association, Aug. 21, 1926, Vol. 87, pp. 539-542

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $175.00

Publisher: American Medical Association: 1926

Seller ID: 2266095

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers edges toned. 1926 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 9, [3] pp. A reprint of an article from The Journal of the American Medical Association, Aug. 21, 1926, Vol. 87, pp. 539-542, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

Image for The Binding Influence of a Library on a Subdividing Profession: Address at the Dedication of the William H. Welch Medical Library, Baltimore, October 17, 1929, Reprinted from Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Vol. XLVI, No. 1, pp. 29-42, January, 1930

The Binding Influence of a Library on a Subdividing Profession: Address at the Dedication of the William H. Welch Medical Library, Baltimore, October 17, 1929, Reprinted from Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Vol. XLVI, No. 1, pp. 29-42, January, 1930

By: Cushing, Harvey

Price: $50.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1930

Seller ID: 2266096

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly toned. 1930 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 9, [3] pp. A reprint of an article from Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Vol. XLVI, No. 1, pp. 29-42, January, 1930, by the first exclusive neurosurgeon, who wrote a multi-volume biography of William Osler. View more info

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Medicine and Its Technology: An Introduction to the History of Medical Instrumentation (Contributions in Medical History, Number 7)

By: Davis, Audrey B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2008830

ISBN: 0313228078

Condition: Fine


First edition. 1981 Large Hardcover. xiv, 285 pp. Garrison-Morton 2682.55 A rare and useful book of wide interest in a field too often dominated by esoterica. It combines the techniques of traditional, perceptive social, and intellectual history with an analytic approach to the material culture of the medical field... An extensive bibliographic essay on the literary sources pertaining to medical instruments and an equally perceptive essay on collections of medical instruments enhance the value of this work. - Choice View more info

Image for The Improved American Family Physician; or, Sick Man's Guide to Health: Containing a Complete Theory of the Botanic Practice of Medicine, on the Thomsonian and Hygeian System, with Alterations and Improvements. To which is Appended, A Concise Formula for Compounding Medicines for the Cure of Every Complaint Incident to Human Nature. Also, a Complete Digest of Midwifery, So that the Old Proverb may be verified, that 'Every man may be his own physician.'

The Improved American Family Physician; or, Sick Man's Guide to Health: Containing a Complete Theory of the Botanic Practice of Medicine, on the Thomsonian and Hygeian System, with Alterations and Improvements. To which is Appended, A Concise Formula for Compounding Medicines for the Cure of Every Complaint Incident to Human Nature. Also, a Complete Digest of Midwifery, So that the Old Proverb may be verified, that 'Every man may be his own physician.'

By: Day, L. Meeker

Price: $60.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1833

Seller ID: 2202812

Condition: Good


First edition. Rebacked, new endpapers. Former library copy, only marks are blind-stamp and ink number on title page. Boards rubbed, spotting on a few pages. 1833 Hard Cover. viii, [9]-120 pp. 12mo bound in sixes. Two works bound together in one volume. Hoolihan 920: Day was a disciple of both Samuel Thomson and of James Morison (1770-1840), the founder of the Hygeian movement (botanic) in Britain. The bulk of The improved American family physician is extracted (with acknowledgment) from Thomson's writings, with occasional commentary by Day. View more info

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Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1866.

By: Dean, Henry W.; Steel, James E.; Squibb, Edward R.; Boulware, J.R.; McKay, Lawrence; Williams, Peter O.; Rogers, Stephen; Noyes, Henry D.; March, Alden; Gray, John P.; Taylor, Isaac E.; Peaslee, E.R.; Parker, Edward H.; Buck, Gurdon; Gilfillan, William;

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Van Benthuysen & Sons' Steam Printing House.: 1867

Seller ID: 2275128

Condition: Very Good


Lightly foxed throughout, edges a bit rubbed. 1867 Hard Cover. v, [3], 420 pp. 8vo. A collection of medical papers by various authors, with discussions of: embalming; materia medica; carbonaceous lungs; wound of heart; gingival margin as a diagnostic sign; obstetrical statistics; report of a case of gunshot wound of the liver; fibrinous bronchial casts; ophthalmic surgery; biliary calculus; general paresis, or incomplete progressive paralysis; recto-vaginal and recto-labial fistula; retroflexion of the unimpregnated uterus; ether; reparative autoplastic operation; excision; acute enteritis; ch... View more info

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A Manual of Physical Diagnosis

By: Delafield, Francis; Stillman, Charles F.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: William Wood: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203739

Condition: Good


First edition. Both illustrations included. Front hinge weakening, pencil name and ink owner stamp on front endpapers, ink owner stamp on preface page. 1878 Large Hardcover. 30 pp. A medical guide which, according to the preface, is intended for the use of those who have to teach and to learn the art of physical diagnosis... The drawings have been prepared by Dr. Stillman, and are original... The object of the entire work is to furnish a sort of skeleton, to which each one may add the facts furnished by his own observation. Includes two anatomical charts: one with several color overlays depict... View more info