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Image for Bubonic Plague in Early Modern Russia: Public Health and Urban Disaster (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science)

Bubonic Plague in Early Modern Russia: Public Health and Urban Disaster (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science)

By: Alexander, Professor John T.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 92939

ISBN: 0801823226

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 405 pages. View more info

Some Account of the Medical School in Boston, and of the Massachusetts General Hospital.

By: Anonymous

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Boston, MA, Printed by Phelps and Farnham: 1824

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99837

ISBN: B00JQGE9N8

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Has 2 building engravings. In specially made hardcover red folding case. Protected by glassine wrapper. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. light foxing. 16 pages. The Massachusetts Medical College, an edifice belonging to Harvard University, was erected in Boston in 1815; and the corner stone of the Massachusetts General Hospital was laid, by a separate corporation, in 1818. Before this period, no medical institution, provided with competent means for practic... View more info

Safeguarding the Public: Historical Aspects of Medicinal Drug Control. Conference on the History of Medicinal Drug Control, 1968, the National Library ... Foundation Series on International Problems)

By: Blake, Professor John B.

Price: $81.21

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 83355

ISBN: 080181054X

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. Jacket has light edge wear. 213 pages. View more info

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Foundations for Excellence: 75 Years of Duke Medicine

By: Campbell, Walter E.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Duke University Press Books: 2006

Seller ID: 108802

ISBN: 0967294649

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift notation. 480 pages. View more info

La Grande Chirurgie de Guy de Chauliac: Chirurgien, Maistre en Medecine de L'Universite de Montpellier Composee en L'an 1363

By: Chauliac, Guy De; E. Nicaise (Editor)

Price: $501.60

Publisher: Paris, France, Ancienne Librairie Germer Bailliere: 1890

Seller ID: 102695

ISBN: B00MDYJ2SC

Condition: Very Good


In French. Red leather spine, faux marble (French Curl) boards, faux marble endpapers, gold topstain. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Small dent made in leather spine. CIC + 747 pages. Chauliac's seminal work on surgery, Chirurgia magna, was finished in 1363 in Avignon. In seven volumes, the treatise covers anatomy, bloodletting, cauterization, drugs, anesthetics, wounds, fractures, ulcers, special diseases, and antidotes. Among de Chaulic's treatments he desc... View more info

Dr. Grenfell's Parish: The Deep Sea Fishermen

By: Duncan, Norman

Price: $13.68

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company: 1905

Edition: 5th Edition.

Seller ID: 115211

ISBN: B0006DCTLE

Condition: Very Good


Moderate general wear. 155 pages. View more info

A Treatise on the Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of Practitioners and Students of Medicine

By: Flint, Austin

Price: $63.79

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, H.C. Lea: 1868

Seller ID: 108528

ISBN: B00087SE4E

Condition: Very Good


Brown full leather binding, 3-ribbed spine with gold decor on black label. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 1002 pages. View more info

Chirurgie de Pierre Franco de Turriers en Provence Composee en 1561

By: Franco, Pierre; E. Nicaise (Editor)

Price: $501.60

Publisher: Ancienne Librairie Germer Bailliere: 1895

Seller ID: 102694

ISBN: B00MDXSW8O

Condition: Near Fine


In French. Nouvelle edition Avec Une Introduction Historique Une Biographie et L'Histoire du College de Chirurgie. Red leather spine, faux marble (French Curl) boards, faux marble endpapers, gold topstain, green ribbon. Nice Firm Clean copy ! CLXIV + 382 pages. In the 16th century, Pierre Franco (1505รป1578) was a pioneer in the suprapubic lithotomy method. View more info

A Brief History of the Hospital of Saint Bartholomew

By: G, Whitteridge et al.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Hospital of Saint Bartholomew: 1961

Seller ID: 98246

ISBN: B0000CL2WS

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift notation. 68 pages. View more info

Samuel Hahnemann; his life and work 2 Volumes

By: Haehl, Richard

Price: $63.79

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B. Jain: 1985

Seller ID: 107529

ISBN: B000LYMNXW

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes complete. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 443 + 515 pages. View more info

Mortality in Pre-industrial Times (Pioneers of Demography)

By: Halley, E.

Price: $12.65

Publisher: Gregg Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 92923

ISBN: 0576532819

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 184 pages. View more info

The Genuine Works of Hippocrates. Translated from the Greek with a Preliminary Discourse and Annotations.

By: Hippocrates; Francis Adams

Price: $19.09

Publisher: William Wood & Co: 1929

Seller ID: 104677

ISBN: B015CZQWYK

Condition: Very Good


In English. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 759 pages. View more info

Neurological Concepts in Ancient Greek Medicine

By: Iii, Walshe ; Thomas M

Price: $45.60

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 123070

ISBN: 0190218568

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 224 pages. View more info

Ailing Leaders in Power 1914-1994

By: L'Etang, Hugh

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Royal Society of Medicine Press Ltd: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 91819

ISBN: 1853152471

Condition: Fine


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 167 pages. View more info

Fit to Lead?

By: L'Etang, Hugh

Price: $18.19

Publisher: HEINEMANN MED.: 1980

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presen

Seller ID: 91768

ISBN: 0433192216

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Long handwritten letter from author inserted. 214 pages. Stories of hidden personal ill health and addictions among historical world leaders. View more info

A System of Materia Medica and Pharmacy (Volume 1)

By: Murray, John; N. Chapman (Notes)

Price: $41.04

Publisher: New York / Baltmore, Samuel Wood & Son: 1821

Edition: Revised and Enlarged.

Seller ID: 52602

ISBN: B0012ZNK40

Condition: Good


By John Murray, lecturer on Chemistry, and on Materia medica and Pharmacy, Edinburgh. With notes by N. Chapman, M.D. Professor of Materia Medica in the University of Pennsylvania. Includes the Pharmacopoeias of Edinburgh and whatever preparations of importance are peculiar to the London and Dublin Pharmacopoeias. Part I: General principles of pharmaceutic chemistry. Part II: Of Materia Medica (pharmaceutic compounds arranged in classes. Revised and enlarged. Copyright 18... View more info

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The Antiquity of Hindu Medicine and Civilisation

By: Muthu, Chowry; David Jacob Aaron

Price: $10.90

Publisher: Boston, MA, Milford House: 1972

Seller ID: 99824

ISBN: 0878210415

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 111 pages. View more info

Apologie and Treatise of Ambroise Pare, Containing the Voyages Made Into Divers Places With Many of His Writings Upon Surgery. Edited & with an Introduction by Geoffrey Keynes

By: Pare, Ambroise; Geoffrey Keynes (Editor)

Price: $19.15

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1952

Seller ID: 121566

ISBN: B001BSDSXQ

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 227 pages. View more info

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Medicine on Ancient Greek and Roman Coins (Aspects of Ancient Classical Coins)

By: Penn, Raymond George

Price: $145.92

Publisher: Trafalgar Square: 1995

Seller ID: 113825

ISBN: 0713476702

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 186 pages. View more info

A Treatise on the Small-Pox and Measles

By: Rhazes (Abu Becr Mohammed Ibn Zacariya Ar-Razi); Translated From The Original Arabic By William Alexander Greenhill

Price: $45.60

Publisher: London, UK, Sydenham Society: 1848

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 122364

ISBN: B00VII0N8M

Condition: Poor


Heavily worn. Disbound from boards, many separate signatures (folded sheets), some taping. 40 page List of Sydenham members. Owned by Louis Weinstein, late infectious disease specialist. 212 + 40 pages. First English translation. Treatise on the Small-Pox and Measles. Liber ad Almansorem. Divisio Morborum. Notes and Illustrations. Indices. View more info

History of Catalan Cardiology, 1872-1992

By: Sagaz, Fuentes; Manuel De

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Editorial Alta Fulla: 1992

Seller ID: 98511

ISBN: 8479000309

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Light general wear. 229 pages. View more info

A Huguenot saint of the twentieth century: The life of Adele Kamm

By: Seippel, Paul

Price: $35.57

Publisher: F.H. Revell company: 1914

Seller ID: 76670

ISBN: B00086IXQY

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 256 pages. Adele Kamm founded a small association of patients whose goal is to get patients to share their thoughts with each other, created near Geneva a gallery of air cure for the incurable, and founded a magazine 'Happy in affliction' . View more info

New Observations on City, Town and Country Bills of Mortality (Pioneers of Demography)

By: Short, Thomas

Price: $97.81

Publisher: Gregg Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 92957

ISBN: 0576532843

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 532 pages. facsimile reprint, originally printed in London in 1750. View more info

The Doctors of Yale College, 1702-1815, and the Founding of the Medical Institution

By: Thoms, Herbert

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Shoe String Press: 1960

Seller ID: 104784

ISBN: B0000CKWBM

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 199 pages. View more info

For the Relief of the Sick and Disabled; the U.S. Public Health Service Hospital at Boston, 1799-1969

By: Thurm, Richard H

Price: $63.79

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Health Services and Mental Health Administration: 1972

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 119607

ISBN: B0006C7THE

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation note, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Signed by author Thurm to Dr. Louis Weinstein, bacteriologist. 557 pages. View more info

Aluminium Utensils and Disease: The Dangers Inherent in the Widespread Use of the Metal

By: Tomlinson, H

Price: $35.57

Publisher: London, UK, LN Fowler: 1958

Seller ID: 79907

ISBN: 0852430760

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 64 pages. View more info

The Life of John Collins Warren, M. D. Compiled chiefly from his autobiography and journals. Two Volumes.

By: Warren, Edward (1828-1893)

Price: $296.40

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor and Fields: 1860

Seller ID: 99551

ISBN: B0016NO1NW

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes complete. Deluxe brown blindstamped cloth, gold emblem on front board, gold spine lettering, top page ends gold gilt, brown coated endpapers. Both engraved and regularly printed title pages. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Light general wear. 420 + 382 pages. Famous Boston surgeon, Warren performed the 1st surgery under anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1846. Illustrated with portrait engravings. View more info

The Medical Discoveries of Edward Bach, Physician: What the Flowers Do for the H

By: Weeks, Nora

Price: $41.86

Publisher: Ashingdon, UK, The C.W. Daniel Company Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 107533

ISBN: B002K7JAVG

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 142 pages. View more info