Leipzig und Wien: Franz Deuticke, 1905. First Edition. Octavo, , 83,  pages; VG; bound in modern quarter calf, marbled paper covered boards, ble green label to spine with gilt titling, gilt stamping to spine; blind-stamp to title page; 'M10374' written on title page in ink; small erased pencil brackets to page 24, small erased pencil underlining to pages 2, 10, 32, 41, small chip to fore edge of page 65; very mild shelfwear to binding; ES consignment; shelved case 3.
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London: Anisson & Posuel, 1718. Early Edition. Thick quarto in dark burgundy leather; five-band embossed spine with gilt; VG; moderate amount of soiling and fraying on boards; more shelf wear on spine with tiny tears at bottom and fraying on top; binding strong; gilt edges a bit dusty; paper wavy with little discoloration; offsetting on few pages; Latin text in small print, clean; contains an insert "Synopsis Febrium" folded in four with a tear at center; GM consignment; shelved in Case 3.
London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1856. First edition. Octavo in dark brown embossed hardcovers with vinyl wraps; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear on boards; strong binding; paper age-toned; text clean; hand-written date in margin on two pages; one page had a dog-ear; pp. 380; contains chapters on British, German and French asylums until 1853; shelved in Case # 10; JL consignment.
Lausannae: Sumptibus Francisci Grasset & Sociorum, 1757-1780. Quarto; 8 volumes; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown, gold print on red and black banners, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, all volumes scuffed, rubbing, may be small stains, spine caps torn away, worn, exposed corners and edges, chipping to spines with many title banners missing, front and rear hinges torn; Text blocks have marbled edges and endpapers, cracked front and rear hinges, some age-toning to paper, binding tight on all volumes, green ribbon marker present in some volumes; Text in Latin; Vols. 1- 4 contain closing, separately paged section with title page “Excerptum ex Nova Editione et Adaptatum Veteri … Lipsiae et Francofurti, 1780”; CONTENTS: [Vol. 1.] Tomus Primus. Fibra, Vasa, Circuitus Sanguinis, Cor (Sumptibus Marci-Michael Bousquet & Sociorum, Lausannae, 1757), front cover detached, page preceding title page is missing, small portion of title page lower spine corner torn away, green ribbon marker (xii, 520, 84 pages, illustrated with 2 engraved plates) — [Vol. 2.] Tomus Secundus. Sanguis, Ejus Motus, Humorum Separatio (Sumptibus Sigismundi d’Arnay, Lausannae, 1760), (3, 497, 87 pages) — [Vol. 3.] Tomus Tertius. Respiratio, Vox (Sumptibus Francisci Grasset & Sociorum, Lausannae, 1766), page preceding title page is missing, (492, 48 pages) — [Vol. 4] Tomus Quartus. Cererum, Nervi, Musculi (Sumptibus Francisci Grasset & Sociorum, Lausannae, 1766), (x, 596, 44 pages) — [Vol. 5.] Tomus Quintus. Sensus Externi, Interni (Sumptibus Francisci Grasset & Sociorum, Lausannae, 1769), title page torn out but present (viii, 646) — [Vol. 6.] Tomus Sextus. Deglutitio, Ventriculus, Omenta, Lien, Pancreas, Hepar (Editio Secunda Aucta et Emandata, Sumptibus Societatis Typographicae, Lausannae, 1777), green ribbon marker (xvi, 638 pages, illustrated with 1 full page and 2 folded engraved plates) — [Vol. 7.] Tomus Septimus. Intestina, Chylus, Urina, Semen, Mulierbria (Editio Secunda Aucta et Emandata, Sumptibus Societatis Typographicae, Lausannae, 1778), page preceding half-title page is missing (viii, 576, 200 pages, illustrated with 1 engraved plate) — [Vol. 8.] Tomus Octavus. Fetus Hominisque Vita (Editio Secunda Aucta et Emandata, Sumptibus Societatis Typographicae, Lausannae, 1778) page preceding half-title page is missing, page 233 is present but separated from binding (xvi, 467, 276 pages). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Paris: Chez Rollin, Quillau, Desaint, 1726. First Edition. Quartos, 4 volumes; VG-; bound in full brown leather, paneled spines with gilt lettering to two compartments, uniform gilt tooling to the rest; marbled endpapers; general rubbing and scraping to boards, some wear to hinges, chipping to heads and tails of spines, corners; name written in ink on verso on ffeps; purple stamps of the Grand Consistory of Kentucky (Freemasons) on all title page, some other pages; wide margins, with no writing or marginalia in text; with 71 full page portraits, five folding maps, and one plan; Volume 1: 28 portraits, 3 folding maps; Volume 2: 20 portraits, 1 plan; Volume 3: 5 portraits, 2 folding maps; Volume 4: 18 portraits; text in French; shelved case 7.
London: Walteri Kettilby [Gualt. Kettilby], 1685 and 1688. Second Editions. 8vo., 3 volumes in one; VG; spine paneled brown leather with a red label and gilt lettering; spine rebound, previous boards; boards worn corners rubbed curved, paneled blind-stamping to both boards, flower motif in corners, remnants of gilt tooling to board edges; frontispiece reattached at gutter, chipping and wear to all edges; mild age-toning, no foxing; binding sturdy; each work has a separate title page; Information on each work is as follows: Opera Universa, frontispiece, 321pp., ; Epistolae Responsoriae, , 277pp., , Second Edition p., errata on p.  at end, bookseller's advertisements on p. - at end., within this, "Dissertatio epistolaris" and "Tractatus de podagra et hydrope" each have separate dated title page; pagination and signatures are continuous.; Schedula Monitoria, 127pp., Second Edition; very scarce; shelved case 3.
Reading [Pennsylvania]: Gedruckt bey Carl A. Bruckman, 1818. First Edition. Octavo, , 169,  pages; VG-; bound in contemporary three quarter calf, paper boards; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, plain spine; ownership info in ink to front endpapers; age-toning throughout; stain to first dozen pages along the middle of the fore edge; text in German; shelved case 10.
Patavii [Padua]: Josephus Cominus [Giuseppe Comino], 1750. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary paper boards, newly rebacked with spines and labels preserved, spines tan with paper labels and handwritten black lettering; some rubbing and wear to boards; portions of volume 1 uncut, volume 2 largely uncut; small bookseller label to front pastedowns; interiors clean; wide margins; , 592, , xlviii, 415, ; shelved case 10.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1916. First Edition. 12mo., vii, 186pp., 6pp ads; VG-; spine green cloth with faded gilt lettering; small stains to front board; rear board fore edge has some paper remnants attached; small waterstain on middle of fore edge from pages 117-end, water reaches text on page 147; no writing or underlining; presumed first printing, as copyright page has no further printings listed; Motte began her nursing career as a tuberculosis nurse in Baltimore and then served as an army nurse in Europe during World War I. The Backwash of War is based on the diary she kept during that time. Due to its graphic depictions and presumed unpatriotic attitude, it was suppressed in the United States, and not republished until 1934, although there was a British edition in 1919; shelved case 10.
Heidelberg: Kaden Verlag, 2000-2005. Quarto; vg+/none/slipcases; burgundy leather spine with gilt lettering; quarter-bound w/white cloth boards; ex libris, pencil signature, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus., photos, plates, tables, and text figures; some color; ffep, short pencil note; ---Band1, "Historische Entwicklung chirurgischer Operationen," 261 pp.; , ISBN 3-922777-25-2; ---Band2, "Historische Entwicklung des chirurgischen Instrumentariums," 309 pp.; , ISBN 3-922777-26-0; ---Band3, "Historische Chirurgenlexikon: ein biographisch-bibliographisches Handbuch bedeutender Chirurgen und Wundartze," 382 pp.; , ISBN 3-922777-27-9; ---Band4, "Vom Handwerk zur Wissenschaft: die Entwicklung der Chirurgie im deutschen Sprachraum vom 16. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert," 306 pp.; , ISBN 3-922777-28-7; ---Band5, "Erganzungs- und Registerband," 465 pp.; , ISBN 3-922777-29-5; else very good; --TEXT IN GERMAN. Shelve above england.
London: J. Badcock and W. Bristow, . Second Edition. Octavo, xii, 234 pages, xiii, ; newly rebacked in brown leather, previous label preserved with gilt lettering, previous period marbled boards preserved with some wear and rubbing; name on ffep; mild soiling; upper fore corner of ffep with small; with 15 copper-engraved plates, of which the frontispiece and three other plates are hand-colored; shelved case 10.
Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S.A. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; red/black spines with gilt text; 10 Volumes: v. 1, Prologos, pp 1078 ; v. 2, Discursos, pp 621 ; v. 3, Conferencias, pp 1042 ; v. 4, Articulos y Otros Trabajos, pp 1195 ; v. 5, Biografias, pp 1005, ; v. 6, Biografias, pp 1197 ; v. 7, Biografias, pp 662 ; v. 8, Ensayos, pp 720 ; v. 9, Ensayos, pp 707 ; v. 10, Idearium, pp 653 ; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; minor wear to exteriors otherwise; slight white marks to tail exterior edges; small chip to front joint of v. 10; strong boards; text blocks shows slight soiling wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; marbled endpapers; frontispiece to each volume; illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London: William Pickering, 1834. Early Reprint. 8vo., 348pp.; VG-; spine paneled brown leather with gilt tooling, two labels, one maroon, one brown, both with gilt lettering; 3/4 bound with brown leather, marbled paper boards; marbled text block; spine has some wear, including pieces of labels chipped off, rubbing, wear to hinges; rubbing to boards, corners, slight peeling to corners; front pastedown has a bookplate, small booksellers sticker; very mild foxing, primarily to endpapers; shelved case 10.
1875. One piece of paper, measuring approximately 3" x 5". The front is a United States Postal Card, with a stamp marking it as being sent from Massachusetts. The rear contains a handwritten note with a signature at the bottom. Susan Dimock was appointed resident physician of the New England Hospital for Women and Children in 1872, and was the first woman member of the North Carolina Medical Society. She died in 1875, at the age of 28, in the shipwreck of the SS Schiller. Lieberman consignment. Shelved binder case 0.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 252 pages, VG/VG-; white DJ, red/navy blue/black lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, light age-toning to covers (mostly to margins), "$6.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, bright silver lettering: mild bumping/wear to head and tail; mild wear to margins of boards; scattered fingerprint markings to boards; very mild wear to text-block, very light foxing/age-toning to top, fore- and bottom-edges clean; top corners of pages 13/14 and 51-52 dogeared; section of text circled in blue ink to page 13; marginalia and underlining in blue ink to pages 52-53; INSCRIBED by Ted Kennedy to "President McClosky" to ffep, inscription dated 1972; capital "E" in red ink to ffep, inscription unaffected; EM consignment; shelved Case 5.
Philadelphia: Thomas and William Bradford, 1806. Second Edition. Octavo, 364 pages; VG; bound in contemporary tree calf, rebacked with matching spine, morocco label with gilt titling; mild wear and rubbing to boards; mild and scattered foxing and age-toning; name in ink to title page; shelved case 10.
Baltimore, MD: R. L. Polk & Co., 1888. First Edition. small 8vo., xii, 414pp.; G+; spine paneled black leather with red label and gilt lettering, gilt lettering on front board; rebacked, original endpapers attached to inside of boards; shelfwear and bumping to corners; boards show wear; pp. i-xii, 408-414 ads; spare spine label loose; numerous light blue tipped-in errata slips throughout; interior clean; shelved in Allan's Office.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co, 1859. 16mo 403pp. hardcover in good condition. Association copy, written on paste down endpaper: "[...]compliments of the author" Brown cloth cover boards show soiling, bumping and some chipping at bottom edge. Head and tail of spine cloth with closed tears; spine sunned. Gutter starting, pg 239. Text is foxed and toned. Leaves warped. A good copy. Spine is brown with gold text. Shelved in Allan's Office.
London: Henry Colburn, 1818. First Edition. 12mo., 239pp.; VG; spine brown leather, red label and gilt lettering; 1/2 bound in brown calf, marbled boards; corners worn, most leather worn off; 1/4 of label on spine chipped off, vertical quarter close to the front board; some wear to hinges; bookplate on front pastedown; no edition specified on title page, presumed first; slight age-toning to pages; sparse foxing; shelved case 10.
Detroit, Mich. George S. Davis, 1892. 8vo., xv, 115pp., viii, 228pp., viii Index; VG; spine black with gilt lettering; black cloth boards; some shelfwear and rubbing, especially to corners and head and tail of spine; bumping to corners; general shelfwear to boards; pagination not continuous, two separate title pages; pages age-toned; shelved case 10.
New York: Random House, 1991. First U.S. Edition, Second Printing. Quarto picture book, 92 pages, VG/VG-; white DJ, red and navy blue lettering to spine: mild overall wear to DJ, "U.S.A. $35.00 / Canada $44.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth spine, navy blue matte paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: very mild wear to boards (very mild fading to edges), minor imperfections to interior, text and illustrations unaffected; Christmas inscription by previous owners to ffep; numerous contributions by the following well-known authors: Joyce Carol Oates, Iris Murdoch, Paul Theroux, Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer, Seamus Heaney, Martin Amis, Erica Jong, Ian McEwan, Nigel Nicolson, Margaret Drabble, Craig Raine, William Boyd, V.S. Pritchett, Doris Lessing, William Golding, Arthur Miller, Ted Hughes, Kazuo Ishiguro, Julian Barnes, John Updike, Susan Sontag, Anthony Burgess, Douglas Adams, and Patrick Leigh Fermor; section for the letter "Q" features a previously unpublished poem by T. S. Elliot, originally written as a letter to Miss Alice Quinn, age 16, pages 57-60, donated by Mrs. Valerie Eliot; one per cent of the proceeds went to the American Friends of AIDS Crisis Trust "for AIDS research and services to people with AIDS," including the aim to reduce prejudice of persons diagnosed with HIV/AIDS; shelved Front Table.
Washington: George W. Bowman, printer, 1860. Quarto; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with faded gold print; Boards in black cloth, spine caps torn away, tears to hinges (taped), tattering to corners (taped), blemishes to front and rear, shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, foxing to pages, stain from dried plant to pp. 296-297, mild age-toning to some pages, clean text; 515 pages, color folded map tipped in at rear endpapers. [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Washington DC: National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, 1981. Octavo; G+/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Blue spine with White text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, some fraying along spine edges, small open tear along head edge of spine, small closed tear along head edge of front cover, fraying and small open tears at corners of both covers; Boards strong, some edgewear, slight shelfwear, slight rubbing to corners; Textblock has ink stamp on title page, otherwise clean; 152 pp; Signed by author on front endpaper NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Shivajinagar, Bangalore: World Pranic Healing Foundation, 1998. Third Indian Edition. Octavo; pp 311; VG-/paperback; white spine with gilt text; covers show slight sunning to exterior; slight edge wear; text block has light smudges to exterior edges; light puckering to spine at head edge; some inked text to rear endpapers, as is; frontispiece; tight binding; illustrated NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk Office to the right of the Ephemera Section.
Summit, NJ: Ciba Pharmaceutical Company. Reprinted. Large Octavo; Good; green spines with gilt text; no jackets; 9 volumes: v. 1, Nervous System, pp 168 [ISBN 0914168010], 1980; v. 2, Reproductive System, pp 287 , 1977; v. 3, Digestive System, Part I: Upper Digestive Tract, pp 206 , 1978; v. 3, Lower Digestive Tract, Part II: pp 244 , 1979; v. 3, Digestive System, Part III: Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas, pp 200 , 1979; v. 4, Selected Metabolic Diseases , 1981; v. 5, Heart, pp 295 [091416807x], 1978; v. 6, Kidneys, Ureters, and Urinary Bladder, pp 295 , 1979; v. 7, Respiratory System, pp 328, , 1980; cloths have slightly splayed boards; mylar wraps; minor cracks to mylar edges of some volumes; text blocks only show light foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's to front pastedown; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1939. Octavo; 2 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print, label torn away at bottom; Boards in blue cloth, wear to corners, edges, and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text blocks have spotting to top edges, small vendor label to front pastedown, slight tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 2 vols. (xix, 1165 pages), illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1931. First Edition. Thick Octavo; G-; pp 931; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows modest wear to exterior; some fraying wear to edges; few spots to exterior; sturdy boards; text block edges have slight toning; ex-library plate to front pastedown; yellow note adhered to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; some ink inside; illustrated; contains 2 folding plates; good binding; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 1165 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has some chipping and general shelfwear; small bumping to corners; paper-clip marks to first two endpages; shelved case 13.
Paris: Librairie Gallimard, 1928. Limited Edition, #1/100 copies. 8vo., 224pp.; VG; 1/4 bound in black leather, paneled spine with red labels and gilt lettering; red paper boards; name written on half-title; mild shelfwear and rubbing; marbled endpapers; bound from wraps, with original covers bound in; of an edition of 120 copies, of which 100 are numbered and 20 are lettered, this is number 1; Author was royal surgeon to kings Henry II, Francis II, Charles IV, and Henry III; shelved front case.
New York: Hafner Pubs. 1963. Reprint. octavo in green cloth hardcovers with green, black and white DJ in brodart; VG/VG; DJ has minor shelf wear; strong binding; previous owner's inscription inside front cover; glossy paper very slightly faded with photographs throughout; pp. 291; reprint of the 1917 first edition;.
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1988. Seventh Edition. Large Thick, Octavo; pp 1694; VG-; blue spine with blue and gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows only light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; light damp staining to tail edge; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New-York: Harper & Brothers, 1835. Sixth American edition. Octavo; 2 volumes; “Sixth American from the last English edition”; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on brown and black banners, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, wear to spine caps and corners, v. 1 spine head partially torn away, spine leather cracking, leather on boards scuffed with surface tears, wear to hinges and edges; Text blocks have cracked hinges front and rear, name in ink and pencil on front flyleaf of both volumes, v. 1 has pencil notation on rear endpapers, significant amount of foxing throughout, paper is stiff and puckering, v. 1 has moisture stain to edges of final pages; 2 vols. (lxxxii, xxii, 660 pages ; 733 pages).
Vienna, Zurich: Dunquin Press, 1963. First English Language Edition. Octavo, viii, , 62 pages; G+; in original blue/green wraps, spine faded; black printing to front wrap; mild discoloration to wraps; leaf iii/iv loose but present; name written in ink on the title page; blue ink sparsely used to underline and bracket; shelved case 10.
New York: Springer-Verlag, 1988. First Edition. Octavo in blue cloth with blue and yellow DJ in brodart; VG/VG; yellow letters on spine; DJ, binding, text and paper in good condition; author's signature and dedication on ffep (Nobel Prize for Medicine, author rarely signed his books); pp. 317; shelved in Biology section.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1891. Octavo; pp 617; G-/paperback; sage green spine without text; full title: Ninth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1887-88; The Medicine-Men of the Apache; covers have slight curling to front cover; mild wear to exterior; textured covers without text; possibly rebound; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; price clipped ffep; many illustrations, some with tissue guards; some foxing to interior; few plates impacted with foxing; tight binding.
Kobe, Japan: Kobe University School of Medicine, 1978. Octavo; pp 308; VG/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sun fading, mostly to spine; light sticker residue to spine; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Macmillan, 1937. First Edition. Small Octavo; G Hardcover; Blue spine with Gold text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing to corners, bending/fraying along spine edges; Textblock has some age toning, heavier toning to both endpapers and pastedowns, faint foxing on some pages; 85 pp; Inscribed by author on front endpaper NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947. Octavo; 2 volumes; Fourth printing; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ in slipcase; DJ spine, tan with brown print; Slipcase in green paper with white and black print, torn at all corners, shelfwear; DJs are yellow, have light edgewear, small stain to rear and blemish to front (v. 2), tanning to spines; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text blocks have red-tinted top edge, name in ink on front pastedown, light tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 2 vols., xv, 742, xiv pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: McGraw Hill, 2015. 19th Edition. Large Octavo; pp 2770; VG; black spine with yellow and white text; 2 volumes; no jackets; cloths have minimal wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show light wear to exteriors; small chip to front endpaper, vol 2; interiors clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.