Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, 1932. Octavo; Second printing; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Slipcase spine tan without print; Book in tan cardboard box, light shelfwear but clean and strong; DJ is green with black print, age-toned; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and green paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to front flyleaf, spine break at page 80, some pages uncut; xiii, 153 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w).
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Springfiled: Charles C. Thomas, 1932. Octavo; Second printing; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Slipcase spine tan without print; Book in tan cardboard box, light shelfwear but clean and strong, publisher stamp on cover; DJ is green with black print, age-toned; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and green paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xiii, 153 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w).
Bologna: L. Cappelli, Editore, 1937. Small Quarto; pp 352; Fair; tan spine with black text; no jacket; stiff boards; some cracking to joints; minor chips to spine edges; some foxing to exterior; wear to edges; modest sunning to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; text block has age toning to exterior; deckled fore edge; some uncut pages; interior shows toning toward edges; illustrated; text in Italian;.
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.
Chennai: Orient Longman Limited, 2000. First Edition. Octavo; pp 169; Good/paperback; light green spine with black text; covers show slight soiling to wear to exterior; minor wear to fore corners; small sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
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;.
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.
Hanoi: The Medical Publishing House, 2003. Oblong octavo; unpaginated; Good; light peach spine with dark blue text; no jacket; cloth shows slight smudges to exterior; small sticker to rear; strong boards; text block has only mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; slight crack to gutter; text in English and Vietnamese;.
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, top edge of slipcase detached; 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 York: McCoy & Stilwell, 1919. 12mo; pp 84; G-/paperback; gray spine without text; black titles to front; covers have noticeable wear to exterior; light smudges to front; minor chips to spine edges; lightly thumbed corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
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, 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.
Lawrence: The University Extension Division, University of Kansas, 1939. Octavo; pp 106; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spine without text; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; some chipping to spine edges; small sticker to spine tail edge; some text stamped to ffep; text block shows age toned exterior edges; interior lightly toned; illustrated.
Illinois: Charles C Thomas, 1963. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Grey spine with black text. DJ has general shelf wear, tiny open tear to front corner, age toning to spine; Boards have very minor rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing to fore edge, Ex-Libris book plate on front paste down, stamp on front free end paper and rear paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 141.
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.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1989. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. DJ spine has black uppercase title between red author and publisher, edgewear moderate, concentrated at ends and corners of full jacket, under clear protective cover. pale lavender clothbound HB, purple metallic stamped titling. endsheets with unmarked text interior. 208 pp. ISBN# 0674080483.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1999. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/protective sleeve; spine pale blue w/pink & dark blue txt, very minor creasing at joints, minor shelf wear; boards firm & clean; binding resolutely strong; pages pristine: almost no wear, aging. In excellent condition. Signed by author on free front page. 324pp.