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41 Malgaigne, J. F. Surgery and Ambroise Pare. Translated from the French and Edited by Wallace B. Hambry.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1965). First Edition. 
Octavo, red cloth (hardcover), xxxi, 435 pp. Fine in dust jacket with some sun fading to the spine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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42 Mann, James. Medical Sketches of the Campaigns of 1812, 13, 14. To Which Is Added, Surgical Cases; Observations on Military Hospitals; and Flying Hospitals Attached to a Moving Army. Also, An Appendix, Comprising a Dissertation on Dysentery; Which Obtained the Boylstonian Prize Medal for the Year 1800; And Observations on the Winter Epidemic of 1815-16, Denominated Peripneumonia Notha; As It Appeared at Sharon and Rochester, State of Massachusetts.
Dedham: Printed by H. Mann and Co., 1816. First Edition. 
Octavo, bound in modern cloth-backed marbled boards (hardcover), uncut, 317, [i] pp. Howes M258. “The primary record of medicine during the War of 1812.” – Garrison & Morton (5th) 2161.1. The book bears the ownership signatures of John Whitridge (1793-1878), a practicing medical doctor in Baltimore, and a later 19th century medical doctor, John W. Partridge. Very Good; the book shows old damp-staining and some toning; the final leaf (pp. 317-18) has been professionally repaired. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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43 Matson, Donal D. The Treatment of Acute Compound Injuries of the Spinal Cord Due to Missiles.
Springfield, Illinois: Charles C. Thomas, (1948). Publication No. 23, American Lecture Series. A Monograph in American Lectures in Surgery. First Edition. 
Octavo, black flexible leather, 64 pp. Illustrated. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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44 Matson, Donal D. The Treatment of Acute Compound Injuries of the Spinal Cord Due to Missiles.
Springfield, Illinois: Charles C. Thomas, (1948). Publication No. 23, American Lecture Series. A Monograph in American Lectures in Surgery. First Edition. 
Octavo, black flexible leather, 64 pp. Illustrated. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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45 Melnikov, Professor A. V. Clinical Aspects of Sepsis in Gunshot Wounds. Translated from the Russian by Dr. S. Yale.
London: Medical Publications, (1945). Originally published by People's Commissariat of Health, U.S.S.R. 
Octavo, navy blue cloth (hardcover), 176 pp. Melnikov was a professor at the Soviet Army Medical Academy and a surgeon in the Soviet Army Medical Services. Very Good in mylar protected dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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46 Mestre, R. -B. Baudouin Considerations sur les Plaies d'Armes a Feu en General. These Presentee et soutenue a la Faculte de Medecine de Paris, le 18 mars 1837, pour obtenir le grade le Docteur en Medecine.
Paris: Rgnoux et Cie, 1837. First Edition. 
Octavo, modern marbled wrappers, 36 pp. Near-Fine. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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47 Moynihan, Sir Berkeley. American Addresses.
Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders, 1917. First Edition. 
Octavo, green cloth (hardcover), 143 + 15 [ads] pp. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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48 Old, W. Levi, Jr., and Fitchett, Claiborne W. Surgery and Surgeons in Virgina, 1607 - 1995: An Historical Monograph.
Norfolk, VA: Eastern Viriginia Medical School, 1997. 
Signed by Claiborne Wilcox Fitchett. Tall octavo, red pictorial stapled wrappers (softbound), 44 pp. Near-Fine, with light rubbing to covers. Illus. Includes bibliography. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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49 Orr, H. Winnett. Wounds and Fractures: A Clinical Guide to Civil and Military Practice.
Springfield, ILL.: Charles C. Thomas, 1941. First Edition. 
Inscribed and signed by the author. Octavo, green cloth (hardcover), x, [iv], 227 pp. Photos., illustrations. Very Good; spine a little dull, bearing the bookplate of a medical library in which the glue used to fasten it has turned brown. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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50 Osler, Sir William. Men and Books. Collected and reprinted from the Canadian Medical Association Journal With an Introduction by Earl F. Nation.
Durham, NC: The Sacrum Press, 1987. One of a limited edition of 1,000. 
Octavo, cloth-backed boards (hardcover), [viii], 67, [i] pp. Frontis. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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51 Packard, Francis R. Life and Times of Ambroise Pare (1510-1590), With a New Translation of his Apology and an Account of his Journeys in Divers Places.
New York: Paul B. Hoeber, 1926. Second Edition. 
Octavo, cloth (hardcover), top edge gilt, uncut, xiv, 297 pp. Plates. Good; spine dull, some shelf wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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52 Pare, Ambroise. Les Oeuvres d'Ambroise Pare... Huictiesme Edition. Reveues & corrigees en pusieurs endroicts, & augmentees d'un fort ample Traicte des Fiebures, tant en general qu'en particulier, & de la curation d'celles, nouvellement treuvee dans les manuscrits de l'Autheur. Avec les Portraicts & figures tant de l'Anatomie que des instruments de Chirurgie, & de plusieurs Monstres.
Paris: Nicolas Buon, 1628. 
Folio, contemporary calf (hardcover, leather), [xxviii], 1-1228, [i blank], 1229-1320 [cxiv] pp. Double title page, one in red & black, the other illustrated; illustrated with 373 woodcuts depicting surgical equipment, various surgical procedures, including amputations and breast removals, along with a chapter on “monsters,” showing conjoined twins and other anomalies, as well as number of animals from around the world, both real anc fanciful. Albrecht Durer has given us the illustration depicting a rhinoceros and an elephant. The illustrated title page depicts Pare at surgical work, anatomical figures, surgical instruments, and several monsters. There is hardly a medical subject here that is not discussed: anatomy, physiology, obstetrics, pathology, pharmacy, the duties of the physician, the tricks of quacks, even demonology, the influence of the stars, etc. This edition is the first to include the treatise on fevers, and serves as the source for all subsequent editions. Pare, from a Huguenot family, poorly educated, and beginning as a barber-surgeon at age 19, became the greatest military surgeon before his fellow countryman, Larrey, more than 200 years later. Probably his best known innovations were his discarding the use of boiling oil in gunshot wounds and the re-introduction of simple ligature instead of red hot cautery after amputation. He invented many surgical and dental instruments and was especially adept at devising ingeious artificial limbs, several of which are illustrated. Garrison & Morton (5th) 5565 (the 1575 edition); Janet Doe, A Bibliography of the Works of the Works of Ambroise, 37). The second title page ( in red & black) has been repaired and several letters have been supplied in manuscript. Six preliminary leaves have been supplied as photocopies, as well as pp. 237-238. The lower corner of pp. 949-950 is lacking and that leaf has been supplied with a photocopy being laid-in. Several other pages show some repair of old stains, generally not affecting the text. Due to the size and weight of this volume, additional postage will be required for international and expedited orders. 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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53 Paré, Abroise. Oeuvres de Ambroise Paré. Remises en Ordre et en Francais Moderne par Roger-Henri Guerrand & Fernande de Bissy. [Set of four volumes, three volumes of text, plus Index].
Paris: Union Latine d'Editions, (1976). 
Of an edition of 5,000 sets, this is No. 1,086. Set of 4 volumes, 3 volumes of text, plus Index. Quarto, full gilt-decorated burgundy calf (hardcover, leather), calf labels, 1234 pp. (3 volumes) + 134 pp. (Index). Plates, illus. Fine in original matching slip cases. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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54 Peltier, Leonard F. Fractures: A History and Iconography of Their Treatment.
San Francisco: Norman Publishing, 1990. Norman Orthopedic Series No. 1; Norman Surgery Series No. 3. First Edition. 
Quarto, black cloth (hardcover), xx, [iv], 273 pp. Portraits, illustrations, photos. Near-Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 125.01 USD
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55 Percy, Baron [Pierre-Francois]. Journal des Campagnes du Baron Percy, Chirurgoen-en-chef de la Grande armee. Publie d'apres les manuscrits inedits avec une Introduction par Emile Longin. [Two volumes, complete].
Paris: Tallandier, (1986). 
Bibliotheque Napoleonenne. Reprint of the 1904 edition with added material. Of an edition of 1,000, this is No. 613. Two volumes. Octavo, gilt-decorated crimson straight-grained morocco (hardcover, leather), top edges gilt, ribbon markers, marbled endpapers, 229 pp + 227-535 pp. Frontis portraits, plates. Near-Fine. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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56 Planis Campy, David de. La Verolle Recogneue, Combatue et Abbatue sans suer, & sans Tenir Chambre, avec tous ses Accidens. Le Tout Selon l'Ancienne & Moderne Medecine. Ou Est Adjouste l'Antidotaire Venerien, dns Lequel Sont Contenus Plusieurts Medicamens, Preparez Chimiquement, pour le Parfaicte Curation de Ceste Maladie... [Bound with:] Traicte des Playes Faites par les Mousuetades. Ensemble la vraye Methode de les Guerir...
Paris: Nicolas Bourdin, 1623. Two volumes bound into one. Both First Editions. 
Two volumes, bound into one. Octavo, old mottled calf (hardcover), calf label, 7, [xxiii], 189 [i.e. 187], [iii] pp + 12, [iv], 271 [i.e 281], [ii] pp. Very Good, bearing the bookplate of the Hopetoun library (mottoes: At spes non fracta and Tria juncta in uno) of Hopetoun House, Linlithigow. 
Price: 1500.00 USD
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57 Quist, George. John Hunter 1728-1793.
London: William Heinemann Medical Books, (1981). First Edition. 
Octavo, gilt-stamped green boards (hardcover), xvi, 216 pp. Portraits, illustrations. Very Good; a few pages bear some pencil underlining; otherwise very clean and tight. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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58 Ravaton, M. {Hugues]. Chirurgie d'Armee, ou Traite des Plaies d'Armes a Feu, et d'Armes Blanches, avec des Observations sur ces maladies...
Paris: P. Fr. Didot le Jeune, 1768. First Edition. 
Octavo, original mottled claf (hardcover, leather), gilt-decorated spine, marbled endpapers, viii, 681 [misnumbered near rear, actually 685], [i] pp. Seven engraved plates. “One of the most important works on military surgery during the 18th century.” -- Garrison & Morton 2154. Near-Fine. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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59 Reid, Dr. Douglas A. Soldier-Surgeon: The Crimean War Letters of Dr. Douglas A. Reid, 1855-1856. Edited by Joseph O. Baylen and Alan Conway.
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, (1968). First Edition. 
Octavo, cloth (hardcover), [vi], 158 pp. Plates. Near-Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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60 Schaefer, Dr. Rom. Joh. Wilhelm Fabricius von Hilden. Sein Leben und seine Verdienste um die Chirurgie. Studie aus der Geschichte der Chirurgie.
Breslau: J. J. Kerns, 1904. Abhandlungen sur Geschicte der Medicin, Heft XIII. First Edition. 
Octavo, cloth (hardcover), [iv], 43 pp. Mounted portrait, illus. Very Good; a touch of wear to spine extremities and bearing the bookplate of a medical library. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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