Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1979. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with white text; Covers have moderate wear, small staining across rear cover, small stain on upper front cover; Textblock shows few stains on exterior head (very small amount showing on top of first few pages), multiple pages with light pencil/ink, otherwise interior clean; 248pp.
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Springfield, IL and Baltimore: Charles C. Thomas, 1941. Octavo; pp 623; VG-/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate sunning to spine; light stain to front exterior; slightly sunned spine; strong boards; some rubbing to edges; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; good binding; previous owner's name to front pastedown; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2000. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. DJ panel is widely awash in darker blue tones around spine and directly aside--transitions to dark purple and royal purple. bold white uppercase title, between co-authors and b/w publisher logo. edgewear is minimal, just at DJ spine ends. darker blue hued HC volume, with spine titling in gold. corners intact, a spot-free white fep/ffep. fep is INSCRIBE AND SIGNED BY CO-AUTHOR PERSILY. gently skimmed interior with numbered figures within the chapters. 286 pp. ISBN# 0071342184.
New York: Kaplan Medical, 2016. Quartos: VG/no-DJ paperbacks: Green spines with white and yellow text: Covers are clean with very mild shelfwear: Textblocks are clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: Five volume set, 2016 edition: Surgery ISBN- 9781625236685, 252 pp; Psychiatry, Epidemiology, Ethics, Patient Safety ISBN- 9781625236692, 227 pp; Pediatrics ISBN- 9781625236678, 258 pp; Obstetrics and Gynecology ISBN- 978625236661, 277 pp; Internal Medicine ISBN- 9781625236654, 428 pp. [ Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
New York: William Wood & Company, 1881. First Edition presumed. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG-; Brown cloth boards with black and gilt text; Boards show general shelf ware, rubbing on front, back, and corners, corners slightly bumped; Text block age toned, foxing on edges, foxing on front and back end papers and a few back pages of index, otherwise clean, text legible; pp 351.
Detroit: Balamp Publishing, 1973. Octavo; pp 342; VG-/VG-; yellow spine with black text; full title: My World of Reality: The Autobiography of Hildrus A. Poindexter; dust jacket has light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; mild rubbing to rear joint; cloth has light shelf wear; strong boards; text block has light ivory toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
London, Great Britain: Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1969. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. off white DJ spine with small black title between smaller author and publisher lettering. small puncture/hole left and above title, creasing and wrinkles much to jacket rear and partially sunned jacket front. very slim inner flaps, full jacket under clear protective cover. dark blue leatherette HB with gold stamped titling, minor wear to its boards. clear textblock, lightly read, clean edges all sides. 321 pp.
New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG/VG; DJ is clean with minimal general shelf ware, sunning along head edges of spine, cover and inside slips, sunning along spine edge of back cover, light rubbing on parts of back cover, otherwise fine; Text block is clean with minimal ware; pp 555.
Wien: Emil Haim & Co., 1925. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print (faded); Boards in blue cloth with gold print, worn, exposed corners, tattering to spine caps, bumped lower edges, spotting; Text block has shaken binding, endpapers torn along hinges, name stamped on front flyleaf, mild age-toning to paper; Text in German; viii, 298 pages.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999. First edition. Octavo. Good+ in VG- dust jacket. Black spine with white lettering. Minor shelf-wear to dust jacket panels. Adhesive residue from a previous sale sticker to the front dust jacket panel and to the interior front flap. Slight but uneven rubbing to the covers. Binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 380pp.
Washington, D.C. National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council, 1965. Large Octavo; VG/G+; Yellowish green spine with blue text. DJ has general shelf wear, open tear to head of spine, age toning to spine, edge wear, closed tear on front; Boards have light wear, spotting present, light rubbing to edges, head of spine darkened, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, small blue stains on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 369.
London: H.K. Lewis & Co. Ltd., 1977. 17th edition. Thick octavo; pp 1352; beige spine with navy blue text; dust jacket exterior slightly sunned to dark beige to spine; minor fraying to edges; slight rubbing wear to exterior; cloth covered boards are clean, sturdy and intact; light wear due to handling to exterior edges of text block; previous owner's book plate to front pastedown; interior clean; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago: Year Book Publishers, 1955. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with red print; Boards in grey cloth with red print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading to spine, shelfwear; Text block has inscription in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xi, 179 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1959. Octavo: VG/G: Dark bronze spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, creasing along fore edge, multiple small closed tears, one inch closed tear along head edge, creasing and closed and open tears along fore and head edge of back, scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean with light general shelfwear, some rubbing at corners and head and tail of spine, paste downs and free pages have age toning: Textblock is clean, front free page has previous owners name in upper portion, otherwise pages are clean and bright with no markings, folds or tears: 396 pp.
Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1918. Twentieth Edition. Large, Thick Octavo; Fair; dark tan spine with gilt text; black bars to spine; buckram cloth has severe chips to tail edges; soiling stains to exterior; fraying edges; heavy scratches to exterior; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; pencil to endpapers; cracking to gutters; open crack to gutter at pp 1312-1313; torn and missing pages at rear; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston; London: Dana Estes & Company; John Lane, 1906, 1909. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 419+609; G/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. I-The Greek Revolution; vol. II-The Servant of Humanity; mylar wraps; cloths have moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; slight cracking to gutters; top edge gilt; deckled edges; frontispieces with tissue guards; slight offsetting to tissue guards; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: W.W. Norton, 1975. first edition. octavo in dark brown and red hardcovers with grey DJ and orange letters; VG/VG; DJ has moderate soiling and shelf wear; flaps and external edges slightly foxed; paper and text clean; pp. 319; this is a book on drugs by the President of the National Committee to Declare War on Drugs; shelved in Health section.
New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2010. na. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black glossy HC spine with white titles, red publisher ellipse at foot, both panels a bright pictorial orange, yellow and lime. L.O.C. surplus duplicate with ex-libris stamp on half-title page. tightly bound, with textblock clear. 125 pp. ISBN#9781607418917.
Philadelphia: The Charles Press, Publishers, 1990. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, glossy light blue spine with red and black text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, red cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, tight; text block, clean; 315pp. Enclosures: Publisher's review slips.
London: Oxford University Press, 1936. Octavo; pp 521; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; with an historical review; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; rubbed edges and corners; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; modest crack to front gutter; slightly cocked spine;.
London: J.P. Segg & Co. Thin Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Deep aqua blue spine with gold text; Fading and rubbing to board exterior surfaces otherwise strong, boards are now covered in a transparent protection cover; Binding moderately cocked, age toning along paste downs and front end pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 63 pp.
New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1987. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-; red spine with white and yellow text, black underlining; dustjacket has light edgewear, scuffing and scratching to covers; boards are strong and clean; front paste-down has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller, front free-end paper has previous owner's name written in top right corner, otherwise textblock is clean; 437pp.
Washington, D.C. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1978. Octavo; pp 293; VG/paperback; beige spine with black text; covers show light toning to exterior; minor crease to fore corner; intact panels; text block has very little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: Oxford University Press, 1955. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with gilded text; Boards have light rubbing and a few tiny spots (incl. a few white flecks on back). Corners and spine edges have minor wear, front's bottom right corner slightly bumped. Pastedowns age toned. Binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, head edge slightly darker from age, interior clean; 308 pp.; Front end paper inscribed by author, title page signed by author.
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.
Baltimore and Munich: Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1981. First edition. Small quarto. VG- with no dust jacket. Orange spine with white and black lettering. Covers clean. Slight shelf-wear to text block edges including some discoloring marks. Binding intact. Owner name inked to front pastedown. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 370pp.
Columbus, OH: Dr. Amitava Sanyal, May 1992. Second Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. smooth ivory wraps spine, with small black uppercase titling centered between indented bullets near ends. a touch of wear to spine ends and outer corners. b/w illustrated softcover front and rear. small ink signature of prior owner on right fep. main textblock is illustrated with 121 figures. 224 pp. ASIA (INDIA).
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1966. Karl H. Pribram, previous owner of the book was a neurologist and notable brain researcher and author, 1919-2015 8vo; VG/VG; hardcover; blue dust jacket with white text; dust jacket has strong white rubbings and stains; boards are slightly bumped to the head and tail of the spine but strong; book is ex -libris with book pocket and stamps; paste downs and end papers are minimally age-toned; pages are slightly tanned but clean; 290p.
Cleveland: The World Publishing Company, 1950. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto; VG-/G Hardcover with dustjacket; Brown spine with Tan text; Dustjacket has heavy edgewear, moderate shelfwear, open tear along head edge of spine, two closed tears along head edge of front cover; Boards strong,clean, slight cocking of spine, sunning to spine near head edge; Textblock clean save some age toning, faint blue stain along fore edge; 248 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009. First Cornell University Press Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. bright white glossy DJ spine with gold tone yellow title, editor in black aligned beneath and gray circle for publisher at tail. like new DJ, snug over tightly bound gray clothbound HB, stamped gold titling. inscribed by prior owner on right fep. perused interior quality. clear and bright copy. 287 pp. ISBN# 978080148454.
Washington D.C. U.S. Department of Health and Public Welfare, n.d. Year of publication not indicated; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Red spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, some light rubbing and very light corner wear, pastedowns lightly age toned, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, tail edge has some very light rubbing, interior clean; 258 pp.
Munchen: Verlag C. H. Beck, 1974. First Edition Thus. Octavo; five volumes; full buckram cloth hardcovers in green printed dustjackets; volume 5 bumped at foot; minor external wear; top edges bit dusty; contents clean and marked; a very good set. [Spines; black and white titles on green] Slipcase not present. Oversized set, additional S/H needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping not available.
New York: Editions Medicana Rara Ltd. Limited Edition Facsimile (189/2800). Folio, 67 pages/ 32 plates; VG; quarter bound in green leather, front and back cover have gilt tooling, paneled spine has gilt tooling and lettering; binding has minor shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, spine has heavy discoloration due to sun exposure and has minor wear; pages clear; housed in marbled publisher's slipcase; shelved front table.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1972. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. coated red clothbound HB with white stamped titling, with white library label affixed below mid-spine. minor impressions, rubbed lightly with some faint scratches. EX-LIBRIS, with date due slip, stamp on left ffep, coded label and borrower sleeve on right ffep. rebound copy of original wraps in green, rear softcover missing. the text is a basic ivory with faintly discolored exterior edges. 184 pp.
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 case 1.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps, mildly cocked spine, light shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, annotation in ink throughout; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; ix, 148 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1932. Octavo; pp 340; G/no-DJ; sunned purple spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has moderate age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; slight cracking to front gutter; interior clean.
New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1995. First US. 8vo. VG+/VG+. exposure has gently faded the tan glossy DJ spine with turquoise lettering. front jacket has much enlarged turquoise title, centered smaller subtitling and editor beneath an illustrated strip of three symbols. a pure gloss white shade of inner flaps with tiny text. no edgewear and in excellent shape, volume protected. HB is a pale pastel turquoise, imprinted with gold metallic lettering. faint edgewear, corner and ends preserved. previous owner's name in ink on right fep. 14 tables, 15 figures and 28 boxes, each numbered within its corresponding chapter and listed just after table of contents. no marks, text interior is completely clear, unblemished edges all sides. 273 pp. ISBN # 052147020X.