QUICK SEARCH

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
BROWSE CATEGORIES
African American History
African History
Agriculture
Alabama
Alaska
American Biography
American Culture
American Revolution
Ancient Civilization
Anthropology
Antiques & Collectibles
Archaeology
Architecture
Arizona
Arkansas
Art
Arts & Crafts
Asian History
Astrology
Australia

View Other Categories
 
 
 

Medicine

 - 27 items found in your search
Medicine

Click on Title to view full description

 
21 Tarbeli, John A., M.D. The Pocket Homoeopathist, and Family Guide.
Boston: Otis Clapp & Son, 1874. 
16mo, brown cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 64 pp. Near-Fine, with neat former-owner initials, slight rubbing along edges. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
22 Turner, Thomas B. Heritage of Excellence: The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1914-1947.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, [1974]. 
Enclosed signed letter from author. Octavo, (hardcover), red cloth, silver letters, viii, 648 pp. Former owner bookplate; otherwise, Fine in a like dust jacket. Contents: Part I - The Period of World War I; Part II - The Expansive Twenties; Part III -- The Great Depression and its Aftermath; Part IV - The Period of World War II and Its Aftermath; Appendices; Index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
23 Windeyer, J. C. Diagnostic Methods Used During the Later Months of Pregnancy and During Labour. By J. C. Windeyer, M. D., Ch.M. (Sydney), M. R. C. S. (England), L. R. C. P. (London), F. R. A. C. S., F. C. O. G., Professor of Obstetrics, University of Sydney, Honorary Surgeon, The Royal Hospital for Women.
Sydney: Australian Medical Publishing company, Limited, 1933. Presentation Copy,Signed. 
Signed & Inscribed on upper cover. Octavo, paperbound (stapled grey wrappers), 26 pp. Light underlining; otherwise, Near-Fine, with very slight rubbing to covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
24 Wrench, G. T. Lord Lister: His Life and Work.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes, n.d. [ca. 1913.] 
1st American edition. Octavo, blue cloth, top edge gilt, uncut, 384 pp. Portraits, photos. Near-Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
25 Wynne, Fred E. Ductless and Other Glands: A Popular Account of Their Nature and Functions.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, MCMXXIII (1923). First Edition. 
Octavo, green cloth, (hardcover), 153 pp. Very Good, with light edgewear and rubbing to covers, in a torn dust jacket. “A brief description of the results of recent research into the physiology and functions of the ductless glands and the application of this knowledge to the prevention and cure of diseases. The study of endocrines or secretions of these glads, represents one of the most important and fruitful branches of recent research and has aroused the interest of the public as well as the medical profession. This book is written in simple langauage so as to correct some of the misapprehensions on the subject that have unfortunately become current and to give the general reader and the busy practicioner an easy intelligible introduction to the subject.” 
Price: 17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
26 [Browning, William, et al.] A Biographic Memorial of George McNaughton, M.D.
Brooklyn-New York: Albert T. Huntington, 1914. 
1st edition. Of an edition of 200 copies, this is No. 145. Octavo, boards with tartan colored paper label (hardbound), uncut, 78 pp. Frontis. portrait, plates. Very Good; spine a bit darkened. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
27 [Cohausen, Johann Heinich]. Hermippus Redivivus: Or, The Sage's Triumph over Old Age and the Grave. Wherein a Method is laid down for Prolonging the Life and Vigour of Man. Including A Commentary upon an Ancient Inscription, in which this great Secret is revealed; supported by numerous Authorities... The Third Edition.
London: Printed for J. Nourse, 1771. 
Octavo, original calf rebacked preserving original spine, original label, viii, 248 pp. Translated by Dr. John Campbell, a friend of Samuel Johnson, and described by him as “very entertaining as an account of the hermetic philosophy and as furnishing a crious history of the extravagancies of the human mind.” Disraeli comments, in Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1, p320-1, “But the most singular blunder was produced by the ingenious ‘Hermippus Redivivus' of Dr. Campbell, a curious banter on the hermetic philosophy and the universal medicine; but the grave irony is so closely kept up that it deceived for a length of time the most learned. His notions of the art of prolonging life, by inhaling the breath of young women was eagerly credited. A Physician who himself had composed a treatise on health was so influenced by it, that he actually took lodgings at a female boardingin school, that he might never be without a constant supply of the breath of young ladies.” 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
< PREV  1   2  


Copyright © 2010-2018 Lighthouse Books, ABAA ē All rights reserved

Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected] Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie