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Early Health and Medicine (The Early Settler Life Series)

By: Kalman, Bobbie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company: 1983

Seller ID: 2266345

ISBN: 0865050309

Condition: Very Good


1983 Large Softcover. 64 pp. Photographs and reproductions of historical illustrations throughout. Part of a series of books on various aspects of colonial life. View more info

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Medical Classics Vol. I [1], No. 3, November, 1936 [Contains: The Contagiousness of Puerperal Fever; Puerperal Fever as a Private Pestilence]

By: Kelly, Emerson Crosby; Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Williams & Wilkins Company: 1936

Seller ID: 2159814

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed with minimal loss from spine base, minor notations on six pages only, related pages of typed notes on puerperal fever included - one sheet tipped in on verso of front free endpaper, the other laid in. 1936 Hard Cover. 195-268 pp. 8vo. Four glossy plate pages - one a portrait of Holmes, the other three facsimiles of title pages. A medical journal featuring two essays by Oliver Wendell Holmes on puerperal fever. Includes: Biography and Bibliography (with Index) of Oliver Wendell Holmes; The Contagiousness of Puerperal Fever; Puerperal Fever as a Private Pestilence. View more info

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A Bibliography of the Writings of William Harvey, M.D., Discoverer of the Circulation of the Blood, 1628-1928

By: Keynes, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press / W. Lewis, M.A.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199879

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, one of 300 copies. Former copy of McGill University Library, with their stamp on title page. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 67 pp. 4to. Plates throughout reproducing manuscript pages, title pages, and engravings from Harvey's works. A descriptive bibliography of the influential physician's works, with a preface by Geoffrey Keynes explaining that though Harvey only published three works during his lifetime, the current work details all publications from 1628-1928. The work also includes bibliographical prefaces for each work, including posthumous... View more info

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The Personality of William Harvey: The Linacre Lecture, Delivered at St. John's College, Cambridge on 6th May 1949

By: Keynes, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2072622

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Several jacket chips and three inch jacket tear repaired with tissue and tape, jacket price clipped. Good. 1949 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 48 pp., 8 plates. A biography of the English physician known for his contributions to the clinical description of the circulatory system. View more info

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Mountains Beyond Mountains: Healing the World: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer

By: Kidder, Tracy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2003

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2273059

ISBN: 0812973011

Condition: Very Good


Advance reader's edition. Signed by Tracy Kidder and Paul Farmer on title page (Farmer adds under his name, 'who also read this version'). A bit smoky. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 317, [3] pp. Tracy Kidder is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the author of the bestsellers The Soul of a New Machine, House, Among Schoolchildren, and Home Town. He has been described by the Baltimore Sun as the “master of the non-fiction narrative.” This powerful and inspiring new book shows how one person can make a difference, as Kidder tells the true story o... View more info

Image for A Full and Clear Reply to Doct. Thomas Dale. Wherein the real Impropriety of Blistering with Cantharides in the first Fever of the Small-Pox is plainly demonstrated. With some diverting Remarks on the Doctor's great Consistence, and exquisite Attainments in Physick and Philology.

A Full and Clear Reply to Doct. Thomas Dale. Wherein the real Impropriety of Blistering with Cantharides in the first Fever of the Small-Pox is plainly demonstrated. With some diverting Remarks on the Doctor's great Consistence, and exquisite Attainments in Physick and Philology.

By: Killpatrick, Ja. [Kirkpatrick, James]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edward Brothers, Inc.: 1938

Seller ID: 2008821

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, #32 of 125 copies. Former library copy - Yale University bookplate with withdrawn stamp on front paste-down, pencil name & address on front endpaper. 1938 Hard Cover. 48, [1] pp. 4to. From the foreword: The smallpox epidemic of 1738 in Charleston, South Carolina gave rise to a controversy between two of the local practitioners, Thomas Dale and James Kilpatrick. In the fashion of the day they aired their medical quarrel by publishing pamphlets defending their ideas and practices, and in this way made a beginning of medical literature in South Carolina. While these products cont... View more info

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Quackery Unmasked: or, A Consideration of the Most Prominent Empirical Schemes of the Present Time, with an Enumeration of Some of the Causes Which Contribute to Their Support.

By: King, Dan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: David Clapp: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2077117

Condition: Good


First edition. Minor loss from spine head & foot, minor ink underlining & marginalia on first few pages only, a few bits of pencil marginalia on later pages, faintly foxed throughout, ink name & bookseller plate on front endpapers. 1858 Hard Cover. 334 pp. 8vo. Hoolihan 2132: An 1814 Yale medical graduate, King practiced medicine in Rhode Island until 1848, and in Massachusetts until his retirement in 1859. Although unsuccessful as a businessman (cloth manufacturing), King served in the Rhode Island General Assembly and was an outspoken advocate of the suffrage and abolition movements. In 1852... View more info

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Woman: Her Diseases and Their Treatment

By: King, John

Price: $95.00

Publisher: John M. Scudder, Publisher.: 1870

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2034934

Condition: Very Good


Third edition. Former library copy, deaccessioned, usual marks. Free endpapers removed. Edges rubbed, boards lightly foxed. 1870 Full-Leather. vi, 366 pp. 8vo. Original full sheep, black morocco spine label, gilt titles & rules. A treatise of obstetrics by an expert in gynecological medicine, specifically treating the diseases peculiar to women. Several illustrations, glossary and index follow text. View more info

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Fruits of Philosophy; or The Private Companion of Adult People

By: Knowlton, Charles

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press: 1937

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2199881

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, one of 450 copies. Boards lightly soiled. 1937 Hard Cover. 107 pp. A limited edition reissue of the work originally published anonymously in 1832, which according to the introductory notice has done much to revolutionize the sexual habits of the English speaking world. Its importance lies chiefly in its influence in diffusing contraceptive knowledge... The Fruits of Philosophy is the most important treatise on birth control technique for seventeen centuries; the greatest since the chapter in Sorano's Gynecology (2nd century A.D.). Knowlton may perhaps be considered the America... View more info

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Abortion

By: Lader, Lawrence

Price: $250.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. / Howard W. Sams & Co., Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290442

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Boards faintly soiled, jacket lightly rubbed and foxed, front jacket flap corners trimmed. 1966 Hard Cover. viii, [2], 212 pp. 8vo. The controversial and pioneering work credited with reframing the discussion, and changing the public perception, of abortion in the United States. Betty Friedan called Lader, who helped found the National Abortion Rights Action League and advocated on women's behalf in numerous ways, the father of the reproductive rights movement. The first authoritative and documented report on the laws and practices governing abortion in the U.S. and around the w... View more info

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Lectures on Subjects Connected with Clinical Medicine: Comprising Diseases of the Heart.

By: Latham, P.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ed. Barrington & Geo. D. Haswell.: 1847

Seller ID: 1999263

Condition: Good


Volume 1 of 2, including lectures I-XXXVIII. Joints open but holding, boards rubbed with minor loss, scattered light foxing throughout, ink name, address, and date ('Alfred Ludlow Carroll, M.D., 179 ----- St, N.Y., 1853.'). 1847 Full-Leather. 365 pp., 34-page publisher catalog bound in following text. 8vo. The second volume of this work (not offered here), is notable for its description of coronary thrombosis, though the term itself is not used. (Garrison-Morton 2755.1). View more info

Image for Collection de Theses Medico-Chirurgicales, Sur les points les plus importans de la Chirurgie theorique & pratique: Tome Premier et Tome Second.

Collection de Theses Medico-Chirurgicales, Sur les points les plus importans de la Chirurgie theorique & pratique: Tome Premier et Tome Second.

By: Le Baron De Haller

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chez Vincent: 1757

Seller ID: 2163457

Condition: Fair


Boards loose, most of spine leather gone, edges rubbed, ownership marks of College of Physicians of Philadelphia in both volumes. 1757 Full-Leather. xi, [1], 443, [1]; ii, 414 pp. 12mo. French text. Full calf. A collection of dissertations on surgical theory and practice by various authors, compiled by the Swiss anatomist, sometimes referred to as the 'father of modern physiology'. Garrison-Morton, in describing other works, said of Haller: 'Haller was one of the most imposing figures in the whole of medicine, besides being a superb bibliographer and the founder of medical bibliography. As a p... View more info

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Notable Medical Books from the Lilly Library, Indiana University

By: LeFanu, William R.; Waife, S.O.; McCain, Elizabeth; Weber, Ruth; Hammond, Charles E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: The Lilly Research Laboratories: 1976

Seller ID: 2077042

ISBN: 0685200515

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. Fine. 1976 Hard Cover. 275 pp. 4to. Includes numerous facsimiles of original title pages and illustrations. From the introduction: 'One hundred and thirty medical books from the collection of J.K. Lilly, Jr., are described and illustrated in this volume; each one, when it was new, made some striking contribution to the increase of knowledge or the advance of medical care.' View more info

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The Great Tonsil Massacre

By: Lehr, Teresa K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Teresa K. Lehr: 2014

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287923

ISBN: 1500635103

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author with inscription, Alicia--I sincerely hope you enjoy this and that you join us. Terry Lehr. Corner of front wrapper creased. 2014 Trade Paperback. 116 pp. The Great Tonsil Massacre uses creative non fiction to recount a public-health initiative that took place in Rochester, New York in 1920 and 1921. The narrative explores the motives of the industrialists and professionals who established two tonsil/adenoid clinics designed to benefit children whose families were subsisting on very limited incomes. At a second level, it examines some of the reasons that may have discouraged o... View more info

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History of Surgery

By: Leonardo, Richard A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Froben Press: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1999532

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Presentation copy from author: 'With the author's compliments, 7/17/45.' in ink on front endpaper. Spine very slightly discolored, with minor loss of gilt. 1943 Hard Cover. xvii, 504 pp. 8vo. 100 plates. Original light blue-green cloth, gilt titles. A history of surgery from the most primitive beginnings during the Neolithic Era, through the most recent developments in method and technology. Includes accounts of surgery in many countries, as well as chapters on surgical obstetrics, barber-surgeons, the Listerian Revolution in surgery, and anesthesia. Bibliography, index of indiv... View more info

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Royal Victoria Hospital, 1887-1947

By: Lewis, D. Sclater

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGill University Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2275144

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket a bit rubbed. 1969 Hard Cover. xxi, [1], 327, [3] pp. 8vo. A sixty-year history of the hospital originally constructed to combat overcrowding and serve patients who were poor or discriminated against for race or creed. It also provided up-to-date training facilities for nurses and doctors. Includes section of black-and-white photographic plates. View more info

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Why Do Men Have Nipples? Hundreds of Questions You'd Only Ask a Doctor After Your Third Martini

By: Leyner, Mark, Goldberg, Billy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Three Rivers Press: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2273431

ISBN: 1400082315

Condition: Near Fine


Light smudge on front wrapper. 2005 Trade Paperback. 217 pp. Say you’re at a party. You’ve had a martini or three, and you mingle through the crowd, wondering how long you need to stay before going out for pizza. Suddenly you’re introduced to someone new, Dr. Nice Tomeetya. You forget the pizza. Now is the perfect time to bring up all those strange questions you’d like to ask during an office visit with your own doctor but haven’t had the guts (or more likely the time) to do so. You’re filled with liquid courage . . . now is your chance! If you’ve ever wanted to ask a doctor . . ... View more info

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A Popular Treatise on Deafness: Its Causes and Prevention

By: Lighthill, [August P.]; Lighthill, E. Bunford

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Carleton, Publisher: 1862

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2008770

Condition: Near Fine


Third edition. Two edges of rear board faded. 1862 Hard Cover. 133, 8 pp. 8vo. Publisher catalog follows text, which includes an advertisement for the American edition of Les Miserables, which had just been released that year. A medical treatise on deafness and diseases of the ear, with a general discussion of hearing, physiology of the ear, and acoustics. Also includes a chapter treating popular remedies for deafness, and a chapter on dumbness in connection with deafness ('deaf-mutism'). Hoolihan 2252: The authors discuss the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the ear, as well as preventive ... View more info

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Medical Support: Army Air Forces in World War II

By: Link, Mae Mills; Coleman, Hubert A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Office of the Surgeon General, USAF: 1955

Seller ID: 2293322

ISBN: 0912799692

Condition: Very Good


Spine faintly creased, a couple tiny tears along top edge of rear wrapper. 1955 Trade Paperback. xxii, 1027, [3] pp. Includes several fold-outs. Medical Support of the Army Air Forces in World War II has been prepared to fill a gap in the medical history of that period. Its purpose is to present a unified narrative of the total performance of the AAF medical service in support of the Air Forces combat mission. Fundamentally a reference book, this volume is based almost exclusively upon unpublished documents in custody of the U.S. Air Force, with occasional citation of published sources. The vo... View more info

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The Connection Between Religion and Medicine

By: Liotta, Matthew A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: J.J. Little and Ives Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2037551

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front hinge just beginning to weaken, holding firmly. 1935 Hard Cover. 132 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Written by a Christian apologist, and designed to establish a strong link between theology/religion and medicine, and diminish any rivalry or antagonism between them. View more info

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Lessons in Physical Diagnosis

By: Loomis, Alfred L. [Lebbeus]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Robert M. De Witt, Publisher: 1868

Seller ID: 2073620

Condition: Near Fine


Former copy of Rochester Academy of Medicine with their bookplate on front endpaper. Pencil gift note on title page ('From Uncle Doc to Jed, Sept. 30 1868'). vi, 159, [5] pp. 8vo. Illustrations in text. Author's first book. A guide to medical diagnosis by the professor of the institutes and practice of medicine in the medical department of the University of New York, who was also physician to Bellevue, Charity, and Mount Sinai Hospitals, and president of the Association of American Physicians and the New York Academy of Medicine. View more info

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A Defence of Dr. Charles T. Jackson's Claims to the Discovery of Etherization. Containing Testimony Disproving the Claims Set Up in Favor of Mr. W.T.G. Morton, in the Report of the Trustees of the Massachusetts General Hospital, and in No. 201 of Littell's Living Age.

By: Lord, Joseph L. & Henry C.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Office of Littell's Living Age: 1848

Seller ID: 2266074

Condition: Fair


Lacks rear wrapper, edges rubbed with some loss from front wrapper edges and bottom corner of last leaf (no loss of text), historical society bookplate and stamp inside. 1848 Soft Cover. 37, [1] pp. Two column format. A scarce pamphlet related to the controversy around the discovery of anaesthesia. The present pamphlet was prepared by the Lord brothers, who were Jackson's attorneys. Jackson had engaged the Lords to investigate and substantiate the legality of his claims to priority in the use of sulphuric ether for surgical operations. The Lords were prompted to issue this document after publi... View more info

Image for Anatomical, Pathological and Therapeutic Researches upon the Disease Known under the Name Gastro-Enterite, Putrid, Adynamic, Ataxic, or Typhoid Fever, Etc., Compared with the Most Common Acute Diseases. in Two Volumes.

Anatomical, Pathological and Therapeutic Researches upon the Disease Known under the Name Gastro-Enterite, Putrid, Adynamic, Ataxic, or Typhoid Fever, Etc., Compared with the Most Common Acute Diseases. in Two Volumes.

By: Louis, P. Ch. A. [Pierre Charles Alexandre]

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Isaac R. Butts: 1836

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203630

Condition: Very Good


First edition. The personal copy of Admiral Charles S. Butler, who served in the United States Navy Medical Corps, with a presentation note to him from a David Ferguson mounted on front flyleaf of second volume. Bindings professionally restored some time ago, probably by Butler based on Ferguson's comment in the note: 'It is a shame the way Vol. II is breaking up from the viscissitudes of handling by Navy Rackers.' Another more general presentation note is written by Ferguson on the front endpaper of the first volume. The second volume's flyleaf is loose, probably left so intentionally by the ... View more info

Image for Anatomical, Pathological and Therapeutic Researches on the Yellow Fever of Gibraltar of 1828; from Observations Taken by Himself and M. Trousseau, as Members of the French Commission at Gibraltar.  (Library of Practical Medicine Vol. X [Volume 10])

Anatomical, Pathological and Therapeutic Researches on the Yellow Fever of Gibraltar of 1828; from Observations Taken by Himself and M. Trousseau, as Members of the French Commission at Gibraltar. (Library of Practical Medicine Vol. X [Volume 10])

By: Louis, P. Ch. A. [Pierre Charles Alexandre]; Trousseau, M.; Shattuck, G.C.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Charles C. Little and James Brown: 1839

Seller ID: 1999245

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Former library copy, usual internal marks, no external marks. No jacket. Corners lightly rubbed, ink name on front flyleaf. 1839 Hard Cover. xxiii, 374 pp. 8vo. Original brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. Translated directly from Pierre Louis's manuscript, the original French version of which was not printed until 1844. The second important volume published on yellow fever, following the effort of Benjamin Rush printed in 1794. Louis was also known for introducing the term 'typhoid fever'. One more, as in the case of his book on typhoid fever, one must pay homage to Louis f... View more info

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Edith Pechey-Phipson, M.D.: The Story of England's Foremost Pioneering Woman Doctor

By: Lutzker, Edythe; Hakim, Sohrab A.E.; Patuk, Dina

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Exposition Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2161059

ISBN: 0682475971

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in good jacket. Jacket faded, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners, ink name on front endpaper. 1973 Hard Cover. xviii, 259 pp. 8vo. An account of the life of Edith Pechey-Phipson, an early woman doctor in England, and a notable humanitarian and champion of women's rights. Bibliography and index follow text. View more info

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Exercising for Health

By: MacFadden, Bernarr

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macfadden Publications, Inc.: 1931

Seller ID: 2072412

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge just starting, tiny ink scribble and remnant of sticker on front endpaper. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 136 pp. 8vo. A guide to physical fitness illustrated with black & white photographs. Hoolihan, though it does not specifically note this title, provides a lengthy biographical entry of Macfadden's career as a physical culture advocate championing various exercise and diet regimens, during which he also published controversial pulp magazines. View more info

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Strong Eyes: How Weak Eyes May Be Strengthened and Spectacles Discarded

By: MacFadden, Bernarr

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Physical Culture Publishing Co. and Macfadden's Physical Development: 1901

Seller ID: 2072418

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed, spine titles rubbed away. 1901 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 112, [2] pp. 8vo. Photographs and illustrations throughout. A guide to maintaining proper eye health claiming that, even for those relying on corrective lenses, good sight can be restored through simple therapies. Hoolihan 2330. In another entry Hoolihan also provides a lengthy biographical entry of Macfadden's career as a physical culture advocate championing various exercise and diet regimens, during which he also published controversial pulp magazines. View more info

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Keeping Fit - Health - How Lost - How Regained

By: MacFadden, Bernarr

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macfadden Publications, Inc.: 1923

Seller ID: 2287969

Condition: Very Good


Ink name on front wrapper and on first photograph, spine creased. 1923 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 226 pp. Includes large fold-out and four photographs of the author and his family. CONTENTS: Health--What Is It?; What to Eat; Bodily Vigor Depends on Exercise; How to Breathe; Hints on Bathing; Sleep and Rest; Strengthening the Eyes; How to Cure Hair Troubles; Are You a Complete Man or Woman?; Mind--the Master-Force for Health or Disease. Topics include: Adenoids and Enlarged Tonsils; Anemia (Thin Blood); Arteriosclerosis; Asthma; Autointoxication; Backache; Catarrh... View more info

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The Unspeakable Crimes of Dr. Petiot

By: Maeder, Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press Book/Little, Brown and Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203983

ISBN: 0316543667

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Board edges very faintly toned. Two closed-tears to jacket along spine, jacket edges rubbed. 1980 Hard Cover. xiv, 302 pp. Was he a sadistic mass killer who lured innocent people to their deaths, or a hero of German-occupied Paris who liquidated members of the Gestapo and helped persecuted Jews escape from tormented France? This was the question as one of the twentieth century's most sensational murder cases came to trial in Paris in 1946. Thomas Maeder meticulously reconstructs one of the most horrifying true stories in the annals of crime: the vile crimes themselves (presumabl... View more info

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An Elementary Compendium of Physiology; for the Use of Students.

By: Magendie, F.; Milligan, E.; A Physician of Philadelphia

Price: $95.00

Publisher: James Webster: 1824

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2008711

Condition: Good


First American edition. Former copy of the Library of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, only mark is bookplate on front endpaper, on which is written in ink 'No. 18, Private Library Johns Hopkins' with 'Withdrawn' stamp. Macaulay bookplate on front endpaper also, with 'T. Macaulay' in ink on front flyleaf. Joints weak, edges rubbed with minimal loss from spine head & foot, front & end matter foxed. 1824 Full-Leather. viii, 496 pp. 8vo. Original full calf, red morocco spine label, gilt titles & rules. Translated from the French with copious notes and illustrations by E. Milligan, revised and correcte... View more info