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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: $8.14

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 92939


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


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


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

Extracts From A History Of Massachusetts General Hospital 1810-1851

By: BOWDITCH, Nathaniel

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1899

Seller ID: 99260


Moderate general wear. Cloth worn through at spine ends and board tips. Hinges good. 98 pages. View more info

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Foundations for Excellence: 75 Years of Duke Medicine

By: Campbell, Walter E.

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Duke University Press Books: 2006

Seller ID: 108802


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


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: $13.63

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company: 1905

Edition: 5th Edition.

Seller ID: 115211


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


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

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Dandy of Johns Hopkins

By: Fox, William Lloyd

Price: $40.99

Publisher: Williams & Wilkins: 1984

Seller ID: 108489


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 293 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


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: $8.65

Publisher: Hospital of Saint Bartholomew: 1961

Seller ID: 98246


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

The Doctor's Saddle Bag

By: Garland, Joseph (MD)

Price: $16.55

Publisher: Boston, MA, Published By the Author: 1930

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99256


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Long presentation notation by author's son Joseph E. Garland, the prolific Gloucester Mass. history author. 125 pages. These 25 non-technical essays appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine between April, 1928 and April, 1930. Priceless philosophy for physicians, dedicated to the General practitioners who in a remote period made their appointed rounds on horseback with those leathern pouches slung from their... 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


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


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: $36.43

Publisher: William Wood & Co: 1929

Seller ID: 104677


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

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The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919 : A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture)

By: Kent, Susan K.

Price: $15.46

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's: 2012

Seller ID: 120093


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 132 pages. View more info

A System of Materia Medica and Pharmacy (Volume 1)

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

Price: $81.97

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

Edition: Revised and Enlarged.

Seller ID: 52602


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


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 111 pages. View more info

Counsels and ideals from the writings of William Osler

By: Osler, William

Price: $73.82

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1908

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 69699


Nice Tight Clean copy ! Blood red cloth, gold lettering, top page ends gold gilt. 277 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


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

The Apologie and Treatise of Ambrose Pare, Containing the Voyages Made Into Divers Places Withmany of His Writings Upon Surgery, Edited By Geoffrey Keynes

By: Pare, Ambrose; Illustrated (Illustrator)

Price: $19.96

Publisher: London, UK, Falcon Educational Books: 1951

Seller ID: 119935


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Browning on endpapers. 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


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

The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 1

By: Relman, Arnold S Ed - Related Name: Massachusetts Medical Society

Price: $11.79

Publisher: Massachusetts Medical Society Boston: 1986

Seller ID: 110038


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 112 pages. View more info

History of Catalan Cardiology, 1872-1992

By: Sagaz, Fuentes; Manuel De

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Editorial Alta Fulla: 1992

Seller ID: 98511


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: $75.29

Publisher: F.H. Revell company: 1914

Seller ID: 76670


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


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: $7.75

Publisher: Shoe String Press: 1960

Seller ID: 104784


Moderate general wear. 199 pages. View more info

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

By: Tomlinson, H

Price: $60.69

Publisher: London, UK, LN Fowler: 1958

Seller ID: 79907


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


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


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