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image of Quinine's Predecessor: Francesco Torti and the Early History of Cinchona

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Hardcover. xviii, 354p., illustrated dj, cloth boards, very good condition. The Henry E. Sigerist Series in the History of Medicine. From the dust jacket: "The history of cinchona has traditionally begun with the romantic - and now discredited - story of Francisca Henriquez Ribera, the Countess of Chinchon. According to legend, the… Read more
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image of The Hernando de Soto Expedition; History, Historiography, and

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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997. xvi, 457p., minimal illustrations, these include a new map of de Soto's circuitous route from Florida to the Mississippi (a map of no great clarity), and several blurry small reproductions of artists's takes on the expedition painted for government buildings. A sizeable hardcover in 9x6 inch black cloth boards gilt in its plain… Read more
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image of Physiological and Psychological Characteristics of Stone Age Man. [Offprint from] Symposium on Biological Bases of Human Behavior [article in] Engineering and Science April 1970 Volume 33 Number 6

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1970. Paperback. Offprint: pp. 26-33, 56-62, illustrated with eleven b&w photos (reproduced clearly, most however rather small), and a lengthy kuru transmission chart. Staplebound pamphlet, 11x8.5 inch printed wraps, cover has a few smudges and a bad lower-corner crease affecting covers and all text. An otherwise clean sound copy, no markings.… Read more
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image of Journal of an Expedition to the Western Caroline Islands August 26 to October, 6, 1964. Reprinted with index September 1976

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, 1976. Paperback. Reprint: 123p., plus substantial geographical and name indices, one illustration (line map of one island), softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue wraps (spine and cover titling). Sound, clean and unmarked, a very good copy. Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns in Primitive… Read more
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image of Paraguayan Indian Expeditions to the Guayaki and Chaco Indians. August 25, 1963 to September 28, 1963

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, 1968. Spiral Bound. 102p., a copyshop production, 11x8.5 inch inches, plastic comb spine, text reproduced from keyboard-set mss on alkaline paperstock. A very good copy, a little edgeworn but clean, unmarked and sound. A journal with appended letters concerning supplies (properly frozen serum &c), accomplishments (tracing… Read more
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image of Paraguayan Indian Expeditions to the Guayaki and Chaco Indians. August 25, 1963 to September 28, 1963  (Reprinted with Index - October 1971)

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, 1971. Paperback. Redprint with bells and whistles: not merely an added index but more text, four fullpage line maps, and much more pleasant binding:: xiii, 125p., softbound in 11x8.5 inch printed blue wraps with spine as well as cover titling, text reproduced from keyboard-set mss on… Read more
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image of Massage [cover title] Le Massage [titlepage]

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Paris: Ch.Chardin, 1930. Pamphlet. 8p., numerous b&w photos/artists' renderings of electrical devices (stored neatly or in use), a few patients photographed or sketched, semi-glazed alkaline paperstock. No merely manual techniques are shown (compiler recommends a book for that), instead, everything shown is electically enhanced: "air chaud et froid, vibro-masseurs w/accessories, manu-vibrateur, massage electrique de haute frequence, maigro-masseur, massage… Read more
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image of Etudes Medicales et Artistiques. Edition des Laboratoires H. Martinet; No. 1 - 1938. Le Numero: 10 Francs

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Paris: H. Martinet, 1938. Pamphlet. 46p., alkaline matte paperstock with several high-gloss color inserts also alkaline, softbound in 12x9.5 inch pastel-blue wraps titled in white and dark green. One plate is tissue-guarded; an elaborate production. Somewhat edgeworn with a small but nasty little bump to low corner affecting every leaf, otherwise sound, and entirely clean and unmarked within. … Read more
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image of Sociedad Espanola de Especialidades Wassermann Farmaco Terapeuticas / Atlas Turistico de Espana

Sociedad Espanola de Especialidades Wassermann Farmaco Terapeuticas / Atlas Turistico de Espana

by Wassermann Farmaco Terapeuticas. Cartografia: Bescos-Dolcet

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Published
1940
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£29.58

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no city Spain: Wassermann, 1940. Nineteen quarto leaves of alkaline paperstock, each folded vertically in half to make nineteen separate advertising brochures of 8.5x5.5 inches, all four faces of each brochure printed in colors with a come-on cover; pages within (pp.2 & 3) print a detailed doublespread color map, back cover mostly text with spot-color touches. Partial set, 19… Read more
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image of The Cripple Liberation Front Marching Band Blues [brochure]

The Cripple Liberation Front Marching Band Blues [brochure]

by Milam, Lorenzo W.

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Published
1983
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San Diego: Mho & Mho Works, 1983. Four-panel brochure, 8.5x11 inches, horizontal fold crease for mailing otherwise very good on tan stock. Excerpt and publicity for a new book about sickness, disease, hospitals, doctors, learning to walk, love, cripples, anger, rage, love, basket-cases, Spain, escape, gay love in the US in 1959 etc etc. Three pages of text from… Read more
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Medical Management of HIV Infection 2001-2002 edition

by Bartlett, John G., M.D., Joel E. Gallant, M.D., M.P.H.

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Published
2001
ISBN
9780975532621
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2001. Paperback. vii,372p., note, foreword, illustrated by graphs, figures and tables, index, very good spiral-bound paperback in green pictorial wraps.
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image of PDR: HIV Disease Management Guide [second edition 2004]

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Physician's Desk Reference, 2004. Paperback. pp101-909, three page color photos of drugs, extensively illustrated with photos, graphs, figures and tables, very good trade paperback in blue wraps.
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Viral Co-infections in HIV: Impact and Management

by Lalezari, Jacob & Graeme Moyle, editors

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Published
2001
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London: ReMEDICA, 2001. Paperback. 144p., footnotes, tables, figures, graphs, photos, very good trade paperback inglossy pictorialw raps. ReMEDICA State of the Art series.
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Medical Management of HIV Infection 2005-2006 edition

by Bartlett, John G., M.D., Joel E. Gallant, M.D., M.P.H.

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Published
2005
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9780975532621
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2005. Paperback. viii,482p., note, foreword, illustrated by graphs, figures and tables, index, very good trade paperback in red pictorial wraps.
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A Life Less Convenient: letters to my ex

by Burke, Jennifer Clare

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Published
2013
ISBN
9780985589202
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Homofactus Press, 2013. Paperback. 179p., very good first printing thus trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Burke's fictionalized autobiographical writing about her chronic illness and desire.
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image of CROI Pocket Program [5 programs] 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th_16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, 2004-2009

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Alexandria, VA: Foundation for Retrovirology & Human Health, 2009. Paperback. Five paperback programs, various pagination, 4x8.5 inch uprights; general information, daily events and workshops, local maps and services, resources etc., some markings from previous owner otherwise good in pictorial wraps. Programs include 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 & 2009 (missing only the 15th) Conferences were held in San FranciscoBoston, Denver,… Read more
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image of [3 offprints:] The Emotional Field, A Sequential Study of Mood and Fantasy in 2 Asthmatic Patients [with] Addictive Aspects in Heavy Cigarette Smoking [with] Models and Methods, A Psychodynamic Predictive Approach to Bronchial Asthma

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Respectively 23, 7, 13p., very good copies in differing formats, all dating from the 1960s; sold as a small lot.
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No Need to Trouble the Heart: a loving journey through sickness and health

by Conlon, Patrick, foreword by June Callwood

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Published
2006
ISBN
9781551928753
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Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2006. Hardcover. 227p., foreword, very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj. The story of the author's partner Jim's struggle with ARDS, a respiratory illness that is usually fatal.
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image of The diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted infections in Southern Africa

The diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted infections in Southern Africa

by Ballard, Ron, Ye Htun, Glenda Fehler & Graham Neilsen

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Published
2000
ISBN
9780620250450
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Johannesburg: South African Institute for Medical Research, 2000. Magazine. iii, 72p., 8.25x11.75 inches, introduction, explicit, graphic color photos of genital infections, seepage, blisters etc., mild wear and staining, third edition in stapled green printed wraps.
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image of Living with the AIDS virus; a strategy for long-term survival 1991 revised edition

Living with the AIDS virus; a strategy for long-term survival 1991 revised edition

by Kidd, Parris M. and Wolfgang Huber

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780962454103
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Berkeley: HK Biomedical, 1991. Paperback. xxiv, 182p., 8.5x11 inches, illustrations, very good revised edition, wraps.
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