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Paul Tournier's Medicie of the Whole Person: 39 Essays Honoring the Founder of a School of Medical Practice Dedicated to Treating Each Patient as a Human Being

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Waco, Word Books: 1973

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 017874

Condition: Near Fine


207pp. Illustrated. Ownership inscription (pencil) on the front pastedown. Two small closed tears to the top edge of the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, Edition 21

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, F.A. Davis Co.: 2009

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 020487

Condition: As New


2846pp. Original green cloth with lettering and rule stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Thumb indexed. View more info

Doctors for the Kingdom, The Work of the American Mission Hospitals in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 1913-1955

By: Armerding, Paul L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Wm. B. Eerdmans: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 021185

Condition: Fine


182pp. 1st Edition. Original maroon cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Foreword by Ravi K. Zacharias. The Historical Series of the Reformed Church of America, No. 43. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. The author is a surgeon in Bahrain. Traces of wear to the jacket. View more info

Hippocrates in a Red Vest, The Biography of a Frontier Doctor

By: Beshoar, Barron B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, American West Publishing Co,: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022520

Condition: Near Fine


352pp. 1st Edition. Original red cloth with lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. The biography of a doctor in early Colorado. Traces of wear to the extremities of the binding. Jacket chipped at the spine ends, but not badly so. A couple of other tiny closed tears to the edges of the same. Large closed tear to the back panel as well. View more info

The Virus and the Vaccine; The True Story of a Cancer-Causing Monkey Virus, Contaminated Polio Vaccine, and the Millions of Americans Exposed

By: Bookchin, Debbie & Jim Schumacher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023115

Condition: Fine


380pp. 1st Edition. Original red cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. The heel of the spine on the jacket is clipped. View more info

A Reference Handbook of the Medical Sciences Embracing the Entire Range of Scientific and Practical Medicine and Allied Science, Vols. 1-5 and 7

By: Buck, Albert H. (ed.)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, William Wood & Co.: 1900

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 018245

Condition: Good


Volumes 1-5 and volume 7. Original maroon cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated, including many in printed color. Corners bumped and rubbed, most rubbed through. A few hinges cracked. Light dampstain to the top corners of the text blocks. The backstrip on volume III is torn in several places and has been repaired with archival quality binding glue. **Not available for overseas orders due to size and weight. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Doctors of the Old School, Being Curiosities of Medicine and Ancient Practise

By: Davies, Porter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 020373

Condition: Good


251pp. 1st American Edition. Original decorative burgundy cloth with spine nicely stamped in green, yellow and gilt (hearkens to a publisher's binding, a la Decorative Designers, et. al.), top edge gilt. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated. #8 in the series, "The Doctor's Recreations Series" edited by Charles Wells Moulton. Contributions from Frank Rede Fowke (Surgery and Superstition), Andrew T. Sibbald (Curiosities of Ancient Medicine), E.E. Morris (The Phys... View more info

30-Second Anatomy: The 50 Most Important Structures in the Human Body, Each Explained in Half a Minute

By: Finn, Gabrielle M. (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Metro Books: 2012

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 018439

Condition: Very Good


160pp. Illustrated. Faint retail sticker ghost to the front board. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Art of Resuscitation

By: Flagg, Paluel J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Reinhold Publishing Co.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021078

Condition: Very Good


453pp. 1st Edition. Original red cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Discussions of CPR, oxygen tents, electo-shock, "pneumatology" for fire departments, resuscitation ambulance, mine safety, fire fighting, etc. Scarce. Spine sunned. Some foxing to the top edge of the text block. Bottom corners gently bumped. View more info

Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance

By: Gawande, Atul

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 2007

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017893

Condition: Near Fine


273pp. Small owership address label to the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Postcard Size Advertisement for Doctor Gerrie's FDA Approved Medicines.

By: Gerrie, Doctor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Self Published: 1906

Seller ID: 020066

Condition: Very Good


The recto of the card gives us Dr. Gerrie's credentials, among which are the fact that he, "...believes that narrowness and bigotry keep a physician in ignorance of the many facts and discoveries which he ought to know, to be abreast of the times. The Doctor is prepared to make chemical and microscopical examinations of urine and sputa by which means either Diabetes, Bright's Disease [chronic nephritis, an inflammation of the kidneys), or Tuberculosis can be easily ... View more info

The History of Medicine Philosophical and Critical, from its Origin to the Twentieth Century

By: Gorton, David Allyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022332

Condition: Near Fine


Two volumes, complete. 436pp. + 497pp. 1st Edition. Original blue cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt, top edges gilt. Illustrated. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpapers. One corner bumped. View more info

The Illustrated History of Surgery

By: Hager, Knut

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bell Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: 019404

Condition: Good


290pp. Illustrated. Some highlighting. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

A Homeopathic Love Story, The Story of Samuel and Melanie Hahnemann

By: Handley, Rima

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkeley, North Atlantic Books: 1997

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 020365

Condition: Near Fine


252pp. 3rd Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Much here in particular on Melanie Hahnemann's role in the development of homeopathy. Two small marker dots to the top edge of the text block. View more info

An American Doctor's Odyssey, Adventures in Forty-Five Countries

By: Heiser, Victor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1936

Edition: Eighth Impression

Seller ID: 020837

Condition: Very Good


544pp. 8th Impression. Original brown tweed cloth with a green panel and lettering in gilt and relief. Map endpapers. Frontispiece portrait of the author. The author was the former Director of Health in the Philippines. Spine darkened. Foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns. View more info

Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever

By: Hellman, Hal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, John Wiley & Sons: 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018472

Condition: Very Good


237pp. Small stains to the fore edge of the text block, effecting the prelims and the first few pages, but only in the margin. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The River; A Journey to the Source of HIV and AIDS

By: Hooper, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 023081

Condition: Good


1118pp. 1st Paperback Edition. Original wraps. Illustrated. Maps. Print out of an abstract on The Rise and Fall of Projects SIDA tipped on to page 101, over the last paragraph on that page (appears to be a makeshift sort of cancel). The book examines the theory that AIDS was initiated through early testing of the polio vaccine. Occasional marginalia. Spine gently creased. Remainder strike to the top edge of the text block. View more info

Herbs to Hormones, The Evolution of Drugs and Chemicals that Revolutionized Medicine

By: Huisking, Charles L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Essex, The Pequot Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 021169

Condition: Very Good


161pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth, spine lettering in black. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Notre Dame has two chairs in Huisking's name (chemistry and mathematics). Top corners gently bumped. Ink inscription (faint) to the front board. Ownership ink sketch on the back endpaper. One instance of marginalia. Ownership address label to the front pastedown. Lacking the jacket. View more info

The Concise Book of Muscles

By: Jarmey, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chichester, Lotus Publishing: 2008

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 018443

Condition: Very Good


189pp. + 1 page bibliography + 2pp. index. Illustrated. Self wrappered. Minor wear to the wraps. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

He Understanding Masculine Psychology

By: Johnson, Robert A.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1989

Seller ID: 011304

Condition: Good


83pp No writing inside, binding tight. Pages yellowed with age. Back cover curled lightly at edge and front cover creased at corners. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info