Health & Medicine
Fort Sam Houston: Borden Institute, US Army Medical Department Center and School, 2013. Fourth United States Revision. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock, clean and tight; On title page "Office of the Surgeon General", "Department of Defense"; xxv, 565 pages, illustrated.
New York: 1851. Octavo; Fair-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine title: Family Manual, blue with gold print; Boards in blue embossed cloth with gold print, worn and tattered outer corners and front edge, tattered spine caps and front hinge, spotting, smudging; Textblock has spine/hinge break at front endpapers, mild spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, penciled names on front flyleaf, penciled number on rear flyleaf, significant degree of spotting/foxing throughout; 138 pages.
Washington, DC: Office of the Surgeon General Department of the Army, United States of America, 2009. Folio; VG-; blue spine with gold gilted text; boards has light rubbing on front and back, otherwise strong and clean; Textblock clean; interior pages clean; 739pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1918. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G- condition; Dark brown spine with copper text; Boards strong, rubbing, chipping and/or dinging on outer edges and corners, spine is semidetached with large open tear on front hinge exposing lower board; Text block age toned, otherwise clean, text legible; pp 115. Shelve front case.
Place of publication not identified: Publisher not identified, 1869. First Edition. 8vo., 240pp.; VG; bound in brown cloth, no lettering on spine, gilt lettering on front board; mild shelfwear, including peeling to corners, small part of tail of spine missing, wear to head of spine; mild age-toning to pages; interior clean; index in rear; shelved case 1.
Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company, 1944. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is blue with gold text; Boards have some rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, light scratches and scuffs, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, signed by Max Trumper on front paste down, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 264.
London: John Churchill and Sons. Fourth edition. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; Boards have rubbing and slight fraying along gutters with slight shelf wear on exterior and edges, sticker on spine; Text block has darkened slightly along exterior edges with slight foxing on deckled, exterior fore edges, otherwise pages are clean and intact; pp 243.
Birmingham, AL: The Classics of Medicine Library, 1983. Limited, Special Edition. Octavo; vg+/none; red leather spine with gilt designs surrounding gilt lettering; 4 raised bands; text block, clean; all edges, gilt; illustrated; sewn-in ribbon bookmark; 242pp. Bookplate affixed to front pastedown endpaper indicates this is Copy Number 19746 of a limited edition. Booklet and letter from Editors, laid-in.
New York, NY: Federic Fell, Inc. 1972. US Edition. small 8vo. VG/VG-. sunned b/w DJ spine and jacket front. large gray characters in uppercase, densely fill the strip between smaller white author and publisher. creasing and moderate edgewear to DJ, which is under sheer protective cover. dark yellow clothbound HB with stamped black titling. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. neat ivory sheets, neatly aligned corners and textblock clear throughout. 173 pp. ISBN# 811902080.
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.
London: Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, 1907. Octavo; G/No-DJ; Spine is thin and dark green with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, marks, rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, joints and hinges are intact but sensitive, design is clear; Textblock has general signs of handling, age-toning, some small amount of foxing, content is clear; pp 196.
London: Moritz & Chambers. 32mo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with tan and black print; Boards in red cloth with black and tan print, mild bumps to corners, wear to edges and hinges, spine head torn away exposing binding, tear along rear hinge, shelfwear; Textblock tinted red on all edges, endpapers brown with age, paper age-toned and brittle, spine break at page 510, pencil erasure on front flyleaf; 512 pages, illustrated with color plates.
New York: John Wiley And Sons, 1975. Second Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Jacket is worn on all edges, some light fraying near the corners and rubbing on both sides; Boards are clean and straight with some bumping at the corners; Previous owner's name inked on half-title page, text block is bright and clean; 194 pp.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1982. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/G+; Spine is sunned to grey, black section at tail with white text; DJ has edge wear, some material loss, some small open and closed tears; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some nicks and bumps, rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 331.
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.
London, England: Charles Griffin & Company Limited, 1957. First. Octavo; VG/VG; Gray spine with black text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, light rubbing at both ends of spine, tail edge of front inside cover flap has been clipped; Boards strong, clean; Textblock clean, musty odor, foxing along all edges; pp 194.
Paris: J.B. Bailliere et Fils, 1893. second edition. 12mo in 3/4 brown moire and leatherette; condition: Good-; five-band spine with tiny gold letters; front board detached from spine; ex-library copy with hospital stamps; front end page has a small tear; paper heavily faded; text clean; pp. 157; in FRENCH; as is; shelved in Health section.
New York: Raven Press, Publishers, 1973. Thick octavo; vg-/none; blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owner's name inked to front pastedown; text block, clean; head edge, spotted; illus.: figures, tables; 826pp. Offered as is, spotting to head edge of text block.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1938. First American edition. Octavo; VG/G; beige spine with black text; DJ in clear, protective sleeve has aged-toned (darkened) at edges of dust jacket, small closed tears at head of spine and front right bottom; boards are strong and clean; several eraser marks on front free endpaper, otherwise textblock is clean; pp 117.
Madison, WI: The Wisconsin Pharmaceutical Association, 1983. Octavo: VG/VG-: White spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, some small closed tears, scuff marks, slight chipping around corners: Boards are strong and clean with light general shelfwear, some rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock has some mild age toning, otherwise clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears beyond front free page which has previous owners name in upper portion: 294 pp.
Philadelphia, PA: J.B. Lippincott, 1873. second; revised edition. Small octavo in navy blue hardcovers with gold letters on front cover; VG; boards slightly discolored with moderate shelf wear; newspaper clips pasted on ffeps and back pages; paper faded; text clean; pp. 170; contains three folded observations charts; shelved in Health section.
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.
London: Lovat Dickson, 1936. first edition. octavo in bright red cloth hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards with moderate soiling; strong binding; previous owner's inscription on ffep; thick paper and large print in good condition; a few photographs; history of drug smuggling in Egypt in the 1930s; shelved in health section.
New York: Chapman and Hall, 1990. First edition. Small Thick Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with red text; Covers have slightly age toned exterior with minor edge wear which are sturdy; Text block show slight shelf wear along exterior edges due to handling but binding is tight; pp 697. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981. Second printing. Paperback octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Green spine with white lettering. Slight scar to rear wrapper. Slight rubbing to wrapper corners and edges. Binding intact. text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 288pp.
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.
Detroit, Michigan: Northwood Institute Press, 1967. Second Edition. Qto. VG/VG. ivory and light green segments between light green tipped ends are titled lengthily in dark green from tip to tail. partially illustrated in color upon jacket front/rear. edgewear is moderate, few closed cuts, ends and corners worn lightly. HB is a mottle auburn and brown, fading gilt imprinted titling fills the spine, just title enlarged on cover. nicked ends and bumped corners. semi-glossy white stock, very clean and colorfully illustrated. tiny brown spot to head edge. 238 pp.
Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1967. First edition. Octavo. VG in good DJ. Black spine with brown lettering. Chipping along the top of the dust jacket panels. Slight rubbing to dust jacket panels. Owner bookplate to the front pastedown, owner signature to front free end paper, owner stamp to rear free end paper. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages all very good. 682pp.
Frankfort, KY: Broadstone Books, 2013. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. black glossy DJ spine with small dark yellow title stacked around a cover graphic thumbnail in lime/yellow. light shelfwear only, glossy panel over black cloth HB, gilt-stamped titling in above average shape upon spine. lightly worn, skimmed with no interior marks. 197 pp. ISBN# 9781937968052.
New York: The Odyssey Press, 1964. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Blue cloth spine with gold text: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners, front paste down has description of book glued in by a previous owner: Textblock has some age toning, otherwise clean, front free page has description of book glued in by previous owner, pages otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 238 pp.
New York, NY: Alan R. Liss, Inc. 1978. Second Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. dark brown clothbound HB, the golden yellow title centered and author aligned beneath, which is between decorative orange bands--small volume in yellow at tip and publisher close to tail. gently worn extremities. expanded titling in bright yellow centered and aligned within three segments, accented by extended decorative orange striping. bright ivory fep/ffep, with glossy ivory clear textblock, no marks or writing, with tables and figures numbered within the chapters. neat outer edges, all sides. 364 pp. ISBN# 0845110012.
Henry Schuman, Inc. 1949. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Age toned black cloth spine with silver text: Boards are strong, light dust staining, some rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners, bump along tail edge most prominent on back board: Textblock has light dust staining, pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 226 pp.
Philadelphia: George P. Pilling & Son, 1900. Second. CONSIGNMENT; octavo; VG-/no-DJ; maroon spine with no text; front board has almost completely separated from binding at hinge, rear board loosening at hinge, boards have moderately frayed corners, light fading, discoloration, and scuffing to covers and spine, light water damage to covers, light staining to back cover; front paste-down has one 1 inch tear to top right corner and pencil markings from previous owner, front free-end paper has separated almost completely from binding, attached by several pieces of tape at top left corner, has long piece of tape running down the length of its left edge and tearing and chipping down the length of its right edge, has pencil markings from previous owner, general textblock is lightly age-toned but otherwise free of blemishes and markings; 77pp.