La Loupe: Imprime Par S.A.G.E.R., 1979. Reprinted. 10mo; G+; green spine without discernible text; reprinted; no jacket; originally published 1753; rebound; cloth over paper wrappers; cloth has light foxing; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light foxing; interior clean; split start to front hinge; previous owner's embossed stamp to third page; light foxing to some pages; stamped numbers to rear cover; pp 154; text in French.
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Washington: Centennial Commission, St. Elizabeths Hospital, 1956. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, notation in ink on rear endpapers, ink underlining on pp. 100-101, else clean and tight; ix, 251 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
n.p. The Ohio State University, 1980. Facsimile Reprint. 12mo; pp 132; G/no-DJ; dark beige spine with black text; cloth has lightly sunned spine; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Montreal: McGill University, 1989. Quarto; VG-/VG- Hardcover; White spine with Black text; Dustjacket has minor edgewear and shelfwear, small brown stains along tail edge of spine and head edge of rear cover; Boards have slight edgewear and shelfwear, black stains along front and rear joints, bumping to top corner of both covers; Textblock has brown stains along fore edge of some pages; Includes errata page and supplemental materials; 751 pp.
Albany: New State Department of Health, Division of Publicity and Education, 1906. 16mo; VG-/paperback; tan spine without text; covers show mild wear due to handling; small chip to spine head edge; light creases to spine intact panels; text block exterior edges have light wear; small tear to staple to title page; pp 189 NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 13, in Netdesk office.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1896. First Edition. Octavo, 277 pages; G+; rebound in black library binding, with original spine preserved; presumed ex-library, with usual marks; spine with black bonded leather, and gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and some soiling; mild wear to edges of preserved spine; scraping to upper right corner of title page and first page; contains six large fold out maps; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
Geneva: World Health Organization, 1993. Booker [6.25 x 9.5]; VG/paperback; covers have minimal exterior wear; light edge wear; off-white, yellow and black pictorial front and rear; red and black lettering to front and rear; tight binding; text block clean; illustrated; pp 43 NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
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.
Birmingham: The Classics of Surgery Library, 1984. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 187/7500; Reprint of edition published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, London, 1809; VG; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print, raised bands; Boards in green leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, marbled endpapers, marker ribbon, leather limited edition bookplate affixed to front pastedown, clean and tight; x, 292 pages.
Oxford, London, Glasgow: Oxford University Press, 1979. Octavo; VG-/G; burgundy spine with beige text; dust jacket exterior shows mild wear; few dings to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth exterior has very slight wear; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; previous owner's name to fep; interior clean; illustrated; pp 210.
New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 1997. First Printing. Octavo; pp 491; VG-; gray spine with black text; first printing; no jacket; cloth exterior has slight wear; few, tiny spots to rear; straight boards; tight binding; text block exterior edges show very light wear; interior pages clean; illustrated.
Los Angeles, London, New York: Sage Publications Inc., 2014. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/paperback; white/red pictorial spine with black, green and red text; first edition; covers have slight exterior wear; one or two small spots to mid spine; damp stains to tail spine and rear edges, as is; tight binding; textblock exterior head and fore edges show minimal wear; damp stained rear lower tail edges to few pages; otherwise interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 474.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1974. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, clean and strong; Text block has peripheral tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; Letters in Italian, Latin, or French with summaries and notes in English; xxi, 531 pages.
Toronto: The Macmillan Company, 1970. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 402; G+/G; tannish beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has noticeable sunned exterior; few chips to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has modest tone to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; good binding;.
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: E.B. Treat, 1891. Third Edition. 10mo; pp 282; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; full title: Sexual Neurasthenia [nervous Exhaustion] Its Hygiene, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment with a Chapter on Diet for the Nervous; cloth has some rubbing wear to exterior; light fraying to corners; slightly sunned spine; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior show minor foxing to few pages; gutters show cracking at pastedowns; previous owner's name stamped to exterior tail edge;.
New Brunswick NJ and London UK: Transaction Publishers, 2005. Reprinted. Octavo; VG-/paperback; blue spine with white text; reprinted; covers have minimal exterior wear; minor edge wear; tight binding; textblock exterior edges show slight shelf wear; previous owner's name to half title page; illustrated; interior clean; pp 456.
New York: Hosford & Sons, 1869. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards half bound with black leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear to paper, edgewear; Text block has red-speckled edges, cracked hinges front and rear, pages with center crease throughout, tanning at leather edges of endpapers, else clean and tight; Two columns of print per page; iv, 380 pages.
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.
Lexington, MA: The Stephen Greene Press, Inc., 1986. First Stephen Greene Press Edition. Large Octavo; VG/paperback; peach spine with purple and red text; first Stephen Greene Press edition; covers show only slight exterior wear; intact panels; text block edges have mild wear; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated; pp 150; inscribed by Elaine LaLanne.
Stuttgart: Ferdinand Enke Verlag, 1968. Octavo; pp 86; G/G-; ivory white spine with black text; dust jacket had modestly rubbed exterior; some chips to edges; cloth has lightly sunned spine; clean exterior; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; Interior clean; text in German;.
London: Churchill, 1878. Octavo; G-; pp 264; dark brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows modest shelf wear to exterior; blind-stamped decorations to panels; moderate edge wear; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges show some age toning; deckled fore edge; illustrated; some markings inside; slightly shaken binding; interior lightly toned.
London: John Hogg, n.d. Second Edition. 10mo; pp 311+318; Good+; dark green spine with gilt text and decorations to spines; 2 volumes; no jackets; cloths show slight shelf wear to exteriors; black scroll border to fronts; some rubbing wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks have some foxing to exterior edges; deckled edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; light foxing to first and last few pages;.
Birmingham: The Classics of Surgery Library, 1984. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 187/7500; Reprint of edition published by D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1871; VG; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print, raised bands; Boards in blue leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, marbled endpapers, marker ribbon, leather limited edition bookplate affixed to front pastedown, clean and tight; "Translated from the fourth German edition"-- facsimile title page; xviii, 676 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Berlin: Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1922. 5th edition. Octavo; 5th edition “Fünfte, vermehrte und verbesserte Auflage”; G-; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, grey with gold print on black banner, call number in white ink; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, tattering to spine caps and corners, toning to spine, short tear to front hinge; Text block has grey tinted top edge, library stamps on edges, library bookplate on front pastedown, library pocket on rear pastedown, penciled call number on title page verso, cracked front hinge, else clean and tight; Text in German; viii, 242 pages, illustrated (b&w, some color).
Paris: Masson et Cie., Éditeurs, Librarires de l'Académie de Médecine, 1918. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, blemish to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has library stamps on fore edge and front endpapers, owner label on front pastedown, penciled number on title page, age-toned paper; xi, 136 pages, illustrated.
New York: Atherton Press, 1965. Octavo; G/G-; pp 303; ivory spine with green and blue text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth shows light sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; ex-library with markings inside; ex-library bookplate to front pastedown; stamped text to exterior edges; pouch to rear pastedown; slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. First Edition. Octavo: VG+: Black spine with white text: Boards are strong and clean with virtually no shelfwear: Textblock is clean and bright: Book is in publisher's shrink wrap: First Edition. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above 7's Ephemera section.
Paris: Germer Baillière, Libraire-Éditeur, 1857. Troisième édition, considérablement augmentée. 18mo; Third edition; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, orange with black print; Boards in library-bound orange buckram, slight shelfwear; Text block has library stamp to edges and endpapers, library bookplate on front pastedown, library label to rear flyleaf, penciled call number on first page, clean and tight but with foxing throughout; Text in French; 788 pages.
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.
London: Oxford University Press, 1959, 1960. Twelfth Edition Reprint. Octavo, 3 vols.; VG/VG-; spines age toned, with blue labels and red lettering; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; mild shelf wear and scuffing; all spines age toned; small chip missing from crown of vol. 1 spine; small closed tear to vol. 2 jacket front at lower edge; small chip missing at head of vol. 2 spine; small chip missing at head of vol. 3 spine; price uncut on all vols. '28s. net'; vol. 2 spine slightly cocked; all vols. contain black and white photos and limited-color illustrations; pages clean; shelved above Case 13.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; pp 429; VG-/G; light green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; mild dings to edges; cloth shows very light wear to exterior; minor chips to tail spine edge; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1949. Octavo; Limited edition, 1114/1500; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with brown print; Slipcase in brown decorative paper with title label on spine, toning to spine, light peripheral toning, else clean and strong; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spine and brown decorative paper to boards, toning to spine with slight surface tear, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xvi, 471 pages, illustrated (color).
Cambridge: The University Press, 1921. Octavo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, mild shelfwear/rubbing; Text block has gilt top edge, bookplate on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers and title page, intermittent spine cracks, light smudges to gutter at page 1, clean text; vii, 138 pages, frontispiece (b&w).
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. Octavo; First published 1990, reprinted 1992; G; Paperback; Spine, white with green and red print; Cover has slight edgewear, vendor labels on rear, slight shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, pencil annotation throughout; xv, 422 pages.