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The Care and Feeding of Adults with Doubts About Children

By Logan Glendening

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. 1st. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A handsome copy of the 1931 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in a clean, VG dustjacket, with very light chipping at the spine ends and the tips. 12mo, 317 pgs. plus Index.

$100.00

Trinity College and Trinity Hospital: A Historical Sketch (2 Vols.)

By James Colston

Magistrates and Town Council of Edinburgh, 1896. 1st. Half-Leather. Collectible; Very Good. The 1896 1st edition, complete in 2 volumes. Both volumes solid and VG- or better in their half-leather over gilt-decorated boards. Some chipping and wear along the spines --especially at the foot of Vol. II. Still though, firm and presentable and, internally, very clean, with only a bit of light foxing along the preliminaries. Thick quartos, over 800 pgs. all told. Top-edges gilt, deckled fore and bottom edges.

$200.00

New National Strength Through Beauty of the Teeth
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New National Strength Through Beauty of the Teeth

By Henry C. Ferris, D.D.S.

New York: Self-published, 1919. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. 1919 1st edition of this uncommon --and wild-- self-published argument by New York orthodontist Henry Ferris that proper dental health and natonal strength go hand-in-hand. Clean and Near Fine in its duotone cloth, with bright gilt-lettering to the front panel. 12mo, 46 pgs., crisp black-and-white photos at the rear. Also includes the good doctor's E. 40th St. business card laid-in.

$200.00

Preservatives in Food and Food Examination

By John C. Thresh, M.D. And Arthur E. Porter, M.D.

London: J. & A. Churchill, 1906. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. A solid copy of the 1906 1st edition. VG in its bevelled green boards, with light soiling and lightly-faded gilt-lettering along the spine. Thick octavo, 484 pgs.

$150.00

Influence of Food Preservatives and Artificial Colors on Digestion and Health (IV--Benzoic Acid and Benzoates)

By H.W. Wiley, M.D.

Washington: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1908. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1908 1st edition, Vol. IV--Benzoic Acid and Benzoates. Tight and VG in its beige wrappers, with light soiling to the panels. Octavo, 252 pgs.

$100.00

A Treatise on Food and Dietetics: Physiologically and Therapeutically Considered

By F.W. Pavy, M.D.

Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea, 1874. 1st. Cloth. Good. The 1874 1st edition. G+ in its blue cloth, with offestting at the front panel and first bland endpapers, fading along the spine and some wear along the outer hinges and rear inner hinge. Still though, a serviceable copy. Thick octavo, 574 pgs. plus publisher's catalogue.

$50.00

A Manual of Midwifery: Including the Pathology of Pregnancy and the Puerperal State

By Dr. Karl Schroeder

New York: D. Appleton & Co, 1878. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. The uncommon 1878 1st edition on this comprehensive late 19th century manual on midwifery. Tight and VG in its chocolate-brown cloth, with bright gilt-lettering along the spine. Very light dustiness at the panels, otherwise very solid. Octavo, 388 pgs. plus "descriptive cataloue". 26 engravings on wood as well.

$300.00

Deafness, Mutism and Mental Deficiency in Children
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Deafness, Mutism and Mental Deficiency in Children

By Louis Minski

New York: Philosophical Library, 1957. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Fine. The 1957 1st edition. Tight and VG in a crisp, Near Fine pictorial dustjacket. Former owner stamp and pocket at frint free endpaper and pastedown respectively, otherwise clean as could be. 12mo, 82 pgs.

$50.00

Autism, Intelligence and Consciousness

By Rodney M. Cotterill

Copenhagen: The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, 1994. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1994 1st edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front panel. Solid and VG in its light-green wrappers. Quarto, 93 pgs. Signed by Author.

$50.00

Swat the Fly
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Swat the Fly

By Ernest Hamlin Baker

Poughkeepsie, NY: The Enterprise Publishing Co, 1914. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1914 1st edition of this uncommon public health pamphlet, issued in response to the fears over typhoid-- and specifically one of its prime carriers, the typhoid fly. Wonderfully illustrated thruout by Ernest Hamlin Baker, an important early to mid 20th century American illustrator who did 11 Fortune Magazine covers (1929-1941) and illustrated over 300 Time Magazine covers (1939-1956). Well-preserved and VG in its pictorial wrappers, with very light soiling to the rear panel and light, neat former owner name at the front panel. Octavo, 27 pgs. SIGNED BY ERNEST HAMLIN BAKER on the front pastedown. Signed by Author.

$250.00