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British Red Cross Society Nursing Manual

By Parsons, Hester C. - S.R.N.

London: Cassell and Company, 1939. 296 pages. How things in health care have changed in almost 80 years.. Fifth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$8.58

Smell Culture Reader, The
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Smell Culture Reader, The

By Drobnick, Jim

Oxford: Berg, 2006. 442 pages. From hygiene to aromatherapy, the fetid to the fragrant, smells are shown to be much more than just an adornment or a nuisance. Addressing this engaging sense in redolent detail, this book demonstrates how essential smell is to sexuality, social status, personal identity, and cultural traditions. Cover pages are curled to top edges, not affecting text.. First Edition. Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.76

Indian Use of Wild Plants for Crafts, Food, Medicine, and Charms

By Densmore, Frances

Ontario: I.P.A.C.S., 1993. 397 pages. Originally published in 1928, this is a wonderful insight to the life of North American Indians and their ability to utilise the plant life around them for everyday use. Not too certain about some of the medicinal uses, but presumably they had no other options - guess they now go to the chemist (druggist) as we all do.. Third Impression. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.30

Menopause : A Midlife Passage

By Callahan, Joan C.

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1993. 220 pages. Here women from a variety of backgrounds offer differing perspectives on menopause and women at midlife.. First Edition. Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.46

Practical Domestic Hygiene

By Notter, J. Lane and Firth, R. H.

London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1922. 320 pages. Fascinating insight into the way hygiene standards were almost 100 years ago. Green cloth with black titles.. New Impression. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.58

Fire within the Eye, The : A Historical Essay on the Nature Essay on the Nature and Meaning of Light
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Fire within the Eye, The : A Historical Essay on the Nature Essay on the Nature and Meaning of Light

By Park, David A.

Princeton, NJ.: Princeton University Press, 1997. 377 pages. The author's passion for science and the history of his topic comes across on every page and is infectious.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.30

Population and Planned Parenthood in India

By Chandrasekhar, S.

London: George Allen & Unwin, 1955. 108 pages. The author examines the growth of India's population in terms of fertility. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Reading Copy/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.61

Cider Vinegar - Nature's Great Health-promoter & Safest Cure of Obesity

By Scott, Cyril

London: Athene Publishing 40 pages. Some interesting 'cures'.. Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.58

Teaching of Speech, The

By Haycock, G. Sibley

Washington, DC: Volta Bureau, 1953. 302 pages. The subject of this essay was selected by the Braidwood Medal Committee of the College, and reads: "How best to promote the quality of naturalness in the speech of the deaf so as to ensure easy intelligible oral intercourse with those who hear.". Sixth Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.46

Common Sense Medical Adviser

By Pierce, R. V.

Buffalo, NY: World's Dispensary, 1887. 1008 pages. Fascinating, but please do not try the remedies!. Sixteenth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$35.76

Fingers That See

By Bergman, Thomas

Harmondsworth: Kestrel Books, 1981. Not paginated. This is a very emotional book about how blind and partially-sighted children 'see'.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$71.52

Ophthalmology

By Duguid, Ian M. And Berry, Anne A.

London: English Universities Press, 1971. 150 pages. This book has been written concisely and explicitly to provide an account of ocular disorders suitable for instructing nurses in the first instance, but it is hoped that medical students may also find the book of value.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$10.01

Operative Surgery, Text-Book of

By Kocher, Theodor Dr.

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1903. 440 pages. Red cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. Authorised translation from the fourth German edition, originally published in English in 1895.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$64.37

Colour Atlas of Posterior Chamber Implants, A

By Ming, Arthur Lim Siew

Singapore: P.G. Medical Books, 1985. 236 pages. With 295 illustrations, 276 in colour. Inscription to free front endpaper appears to be from the author.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$28.61

Leaves from Gerard's Herbal

By Woodward, Marcus

London: Thorsons Publishers, 1972. 305 pages. John Gerard, noted botanist of his time (1545-1612) wrote The Herbal or General Histoire of Plantes, which was first published in 1597. Enlarged and amended by Thomas Johnson in 1633, and reprinted in 1936, the first modern version was edited by Marcus Woodward in 1927. The present book is a facsimile edition of the latter volume. Usual private library markings, not affecting text.. Facsimile. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$14.30

Hints to Mothers

By Bull, Thomas - M.D.

London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1867. 394 pages plus 32 pages of publishers advertisements. For the management of health during the period of pregnancy and in the lying in room. With an exposure of popular errors in the connection with those subjects and hints upon nursing. Fascinating, but not recommended for the modern-day mother to be!. Seventeenth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket - as issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$100.13

Catechism of Health

By Faust, Bernhard Christoph

Edinburgh: William Creech, 1797. 146 pages. Selected and translated from the German of Dr. Faust. Illustrated with copperplates. Now first published for the use of the inhabitants of Scotland by the recommendation of Dr. Gregory. This book only has plate II which is detached.. First Edition. Full-Leather. Good/No Jacket - as issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$1358.88

Refractive Keratoplasty (Compilation of Reprints) - Volume I

By Barraquer, Jose I.

Bogota, Colombia: Instituto Barraquer De America, 1970. Forty-nine papers in various languages together with bibliography. Minimal private library markings. Overseas customers please ask for shipping quote before ordering, this book weighs 2.2kg.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$71.52

British Pharmaceutical Codex 1923, The

By No Author

London: Pharmaceutical Press, 1923. 1680 pages. Green cloth with gilt titles. Overseas customers please contact us before ordering, this book has a shipping weight of 2.4kg.. First Edition. Hardback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$35.76

Red Book of Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists 1965

By No Author

Chicago: Professional Press, 1965. 376 pages. Red cloth with silver titles and illustrations.. First Edition. Hardback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Libris Keeler Ivan Pain.

$21.46

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