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Mineola, NY: Dover, 2003. 508p., very good paperback.
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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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Medicine in Russia to-day

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Published
1937
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[London]: Inter-Hospital Socialist Society, 1937. Pamphlet. 30p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps slightly toned with minor staining, staples rusted else good condition. "These articles appeared in "The Lancet" of August 8th, 15th and 22nd, 1936, under the title "Russia To-day, Medicine under Scoailsim. By a special correspondent." - verso title page.
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Complaints and Disorders: the sexual politics of sickness

by Ehrenreich, Barbara and Deirdre English

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Published
1973
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Old Westbury, NY: The Feminist Press, 1973. 94p., stapled wraps, illus., lightly worn, previous owner's name penned on title page else very good third printing of the first edition in stapled pictorial wraps. Glass Mountain Pamphlet No. 2.
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Complaints and Disorders: the sexual politics of sickness

by Ehrenreich, Barbara and Deirdre English

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1973
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Old Westbury, NY: The Feminist Press, 1973. 94p., stapled wraps, illus., lightly worn else very good first edition in stapled pictorial wraps. Glass Mountain Pamphlet No. 2.
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Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, 2012. Hardcover. 183p., signed by Reich and two others in a gift inscription on the front blank end paper else very good condition in like dj. The culture and politics of health care.
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London: the auction house, 1996. 64p., over three hundred listings, the usual nice production from Christie's in 10.5x8.5 inch color pictorial wraps. A clean, sound, unmarked copy, unfortunately lacks the Prices realized - Buyer names insert. FYI, cooking and doctoring appear to be mixed together, with a preponderance of medical rarities.
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image of L'Alimentation, de tous les peuples et de tous les temps jusqu'au XVIe siecle. Traduit du latin par Sigurd Amundsen; Ancien traducteur a' l'OMS et a l'OTAN

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Paris: L'Inermediare des Chercheurs et Curieux, 1998. Paperback. 666p., printed small-font in double columns, softbound in glazed decorated wraps. Back cover has a couple faint small smudges else really as new: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Marsilio Ficino e il Ritorno di Platone. Mostra di Manoscritti tampe e Documenti 17 Maggio - 16 Giugno 1984

by Gentile, S., S. Niccoli, e P. Viti, curator-cataloguers

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Published
1984
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Firenze: Casa Editrice le Lettere, 1984. xiv, 212p., xxxix (plates), illustrations show manuscript in b&w, softbound in 9.5x6.5 inch glossy color-decorated wraps. Coated alkaline paperstock throughout, and in fine shape: sound, clean, and except for small pressure marks to cover, unmarked. The sole ownership note is a fiche in two colors; item was once part of the library of… Read more
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image of Death Comes to a Sea Otter. Reprint from California Fish and Game, Volume 26 July 1940 Number 3

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Sacramento: California GPO, 1940. Offprint: pp.278-281, illustrated with two photos of the body and two amateur line drawings (exterior paw; interior stomach). Softbound, semi-glazed nearly alkaline paperstock paste-fastened. Faint toning to outer leaves, very faint edgewear, a nice clean copy. Apparently intact otter corpses are scarce, Fisher is impressed with paw's natural design. Autopsy reveals damage to stomach. Appended,… Read more
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image of Siris. Ubersetzt und herauswgegeben von Luise Raab  und Dr. Friedrich Raab  //  [original titlepage follows:]  Siris, Eine Kette von*) [sic, see below] Philosophischen Betrachtungen und Untersuchungen des Teerwassers, und uber einige andere Fragen, die damit zusammenhangen und von denen eine aus der anderen entspringt. Von Hochwurden Dr. George Berkeley dem Lordbischof von Cloyne [&c &c]  Eine neue Ausgabe, vermehrt und verbessert.  Gedruct in Dublin, Wiedergedruckt in London  -  *) Die ersten Beiden Zeilen in der ersten Auflage

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Leipzig: Verlag von Felix Meiner, 1913. xxiv, 139p., plus a brief menu of publisher's offerings, hardbound in 7.5 x5 inch grey boards with olive-drab backstrip neatly spine-titled (possibly custom work, certainly professional). Top edge tinted. Pastedown bears an unobjectionable old bookplate with scientific trimmings, covers a little edgeworn, label slightly rubbed, a nice sound copy. Philosophische Bibliothek, Band 149.… Read more
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image of Breaking Point; How the Primary Care Crisis Endangers the Lives of Americans

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Friday Harbor WA: Copernicus Healthcare, 2011. Paperback. 231p., illustrated with charts and tables, softbound first edition (a paper original) in 9x6 inch glossy wraps. Presentable copy with some multicolor hi-lites in the first chapter, else unmarked, and entirely sound and clean. Critique of our "unaccountable market- driven nonsystem"; find a brief Geyman inscription signed as "John" on a… Read more
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Inside Soviet Prisons: Documents of the struggle for human and national rights in the U.S.S.R.

by Committee for the Defense of Soviet Political Prisoners

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Published
1976
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New York: Committee for the Defense of Soviet Political Prisoners, 1976. Pamphlet. 72p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps faded along stapled edge else very good condition.
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Ho Tong Shiang, 1997 何騰驤畫集

by Ho Tong Shiang 何騰驤

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Published
1997
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Taipei: n. pub, 1997. Paperback. 107p., 9.75x9.75 in, minor shelf-wear and a creased corner of the back cover, else in very good condition. Text in traditional Chinese with one foreword in Japanese and one in English. A collection of oil paintings by Ho Tong Shiang, who was both a medical doctor and an artist. Spending almost 30 years in… Read more
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Chinese Medicine

by Huard, Pierre; Ming Wong; tran. from the French by Bernard Fielding

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Published
1972
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. Paperback. 256 p. with colored illustrations and B&W photos; back cover with a creased corner, else in very good condition. The history of Chinese medicine, western medicine in China and traditional Chinese medicine in modern China.
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image of La Medicino dum 1300 Jara Historio de Bulgario. III - Internacia Medicina Esperanto-Konferenco. Bulgario - urbo Ruse, 15-19.VII.1981

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Sofio: Bulgara Esperantista Asocio, 1981. 97p., text reproduced from typed ms and softbound in 7.5x5.5 inch green wraps titled black. Slight hints of handling but entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Comrade Kropotkin

by Robinson, Victor; foreword by Dr. William J. Robinson

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Published
1908
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New York: The Altrurians, 1908. Hardcover. 127p. [+ ads], 5.25x7 inches, frontispiece portrait of Kropotkin, corners bumped, boards lightly worn and soiled, penciled list of Russian authors' names on free rear endpaper else very good condition. Lives of Great Altrurians [No. 2]. Victor Robinson and his father William J. Robinson were physicians. The elder Robinson was a prominent… Read more
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image of Guang Hua Medical College and Holt Cheng / Zheng Hao: Guang hua bai nian shi liao ji  郑豪 : 光华百年史料集

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Guangzhou: Zhongshan da xue chu ban she, 2008. 19, 358 pages, very good hardcover in dustjacket, bilingual text. Holt Cheng was the first Chinese immigrant to graduate from a US medical school, passing the California Medical Board in 1904. This book discusses his activities in the US as well as after his return to China.
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image of Journal of a Trip to the Shepherd, Banks, and Torres Islands and to Espiritu Santo and Efate in the New Hebrides. November 15, 1963 to December 24, 1963

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1965. Paperback. 91p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, comb-bound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue cover sheets. Mild external edgewear with marginal toning and a fews dots of spattered ink, a handleable copy quite sound and entirely clean and unmarked within. Study of Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns… Read more
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West New Guinea Journal. May 6, 1960 to July 10, 1960

by Gajdusek, D. Carleton

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Published
1964
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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1964. Spiral_bound. 128p., find a few small sketches (part of journal entries), text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms. DISBOUND, unfortunately; left margin is perforated for a comb-style spine but the comb is absent and the printed cover sheet has its perforations torn away. As is, the text is complete and a… Read more
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