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Nervous System. Volume I. The CIBA Collection of Medical Illustrations

By Netter, Frank H., M.D

CIBA Pharmaceutical Products, 1953. 1st Thus. 9 5/8 x 12 7/16. Hardcover, green treated cloth with painted label on front board, 2 po's stickers ffep, pencil date, corners lightly frayed, very good; no dj.


The Yellow Classic of Internal Medicine

University of California Press, 2002. PB. Softcover, remainder mark on bottom edge, otherwise as new. "The most important theoretical text in the huge corpus of traditional Chinese medical literature." -- Science.


Drugs in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

By Ostow, Mortimer, MD

Basic Books, New York, 1962. Hardcover with dj, dj spine ends chewed, back panel faded. Pharmaceutical companies have been very busy in the last 40 years, but some of the old faithfuls described here are still with us--Thorazine, Melarill, Librium, for example; and then there's the category of drugs called "ego intoxicants." . . . Love it.


Partial Dentures: A Practical Textbook

By Austin, Kenneth P. and Ernest F. Lidge, Jr

St. Louis, MO: C.V. Mosby, 1957. FIRST. 7 x 10. Gray cloth with gilt, very good, no dj, coated paper. A thorough step-by step description of all aspects of the creation and application of partial dentures. Good for background and basics, even though much has changed since the book's publication.


Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf

By Sacks, Oliver

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989. 2nd ptg. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4. Unread, very good, with dust jacket.


The Throwing Madonna: Essays on the Brain

By Calvin, William H

Bantam , 1991. PB. Trade paper, first published in l983 by McGraw Hill; browned;unread.


You and Heredity

By Scheinfeld, Amram

Frederick A. Stokes, 1939. FIRST. 6 1/4 x 8 1/2. Chapter on every aspect of heritable characteristics, eye color, hair color, body form, appearance, etc.; book block is browning, a very good copy.


Biofeedback. Report of the Task Force on Biofeedback of the American Psychiatric Association (Task Force Report 19)

By Orne, Martin T., M.D., Ph.D., et al

Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 1980. PB. 6 x 9. Wrappers, very good condition. Includes chapters on medical uses of biofeedback, the nature of alpha feedback training, and on the application of biofeedback techniques in psychiatry.


Contemporary Management of Spinal Cord Injury

By Benzel, Edward C., MD, and Charles H. Tator, MD, eds

Park Ridge, IL: American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 1995. First. 7 1/2 x 10 1/2. Hardcover, simulated leather, 27 pages pink highlighter, remainder pristine.


Tales of a Shaman's Apprentice: An Ethnobotanist Searches for New Medicines in the Amazon Rain Forest

By Plotkin, Mark J

NY: Viking Penguin, 1993. First. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4. Quarter cream cloth on green boards, one tiny page corner bent otherwise, as new; dj with color photo, as new. ". . . an exciting and inspiring mix of ethnobotany and adventure, useful to anyone interested in shamanism and rain forest conservation." -- Terence McKenna.


Internal Derangements of the Knee-Joint: Their Pathology and Treatment by Modern Methods

By Fisher, A.G. Timbrell

NY: MacMillan, 1924. FIRST. 5 3/4 X 8 3/4. Red cloth, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, spine and top of block soiled, previous owner's label on front pastedown, offsetting on endpapers, interior very good; no dj.


Syphilis: A Synopsis

By Public Health Service

U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1968. FIRST. 5 x 7 1/2. Hardcover, corners slightly scraped, otherwise very good; no dj, as issued. Description and treatment of all stages of syphilis.


Biochemistry of Disease

By Bodansky, Meyer, M.D., and Oscar Bodansky, M.D

New York: Macmillan, 1940. Later prtg.


A Text-Book of Legal Medicine and Toxicology. Vol. I

By Peterson, Frederick, M.D., and Walter S. Haines, M.D., eds

Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders & Company, 1904. Reprint. 7 x 9 3/4. Hardcover, reprint of 1903 first publication, inside front name plate pasted over ink signature dated 1905, some blotting of ink on front fly. This is volume I of two volumes, very heavy (5 pounds), extra shipping. Volume II not available. Fascinating material, made even more so by the date of publication. Everything you would want to know about the subject if you were a lawyer in 1903.


The Principle Nervous Pathways: Neurological Charts and Schemas with Explanatory Notes

By Rasmussen, Andrew Theodore, Ph.D

New York: Macmillan, 1935. FIRST thus. 8 1/2 x 11 1/4. Third ptg. of first edition, with corrections. Blue cloth, previous owner's signature on front paste-down, all in good condition; no dj. An excellent, basic reference and study guide, though somewhat outdated (as these things go).


Madness, The Faber Book of

By Porter, Roy, ed

London: Faber and Faber, 1993,. PB. Thick trade paperback in good condition, pages lightly browning. Many selections in this anthology, addressing the many aspects of madness from many viewpoints. Editor's field is madness.


Early Ambulation and Related Procedures in Surgical Management

By Leithauser, Daniel J., M.D., F.A.C.S

Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1946. FIRST. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4. Sturdy cloth-bound volume, clay-coated pages; dj the usual blue of medical texts, faded and lightly scuffed on spine and periphery. "In 2047 Early Ambulatory Cases 840 of the patients were out of bed in 3 to 4 hours after surgery.


The Journals of William A. Lindsay: An Ordinary Nineteenth-Century Physician's Surgical Cases

By McDonell, Katherine Mandusic, ed

Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1989. First. Hardcover, quarter cloth, dustjacket in Mylar, very good. Includes numerous fascinating illustrations and case records, dates 1822-1841. Think of this: At the very least, no anesthesia, no understanding of germs or infection, kitchens as operating theaters; family member assistants.


The Traumatic Deformities and Disabilities of the Upper Extremity

By Stendler, Arthur, M.D., F.A.C.S., John Louis Marxer, M.D

Charles C. Thomas, 1946. FIRST. Bumped corners, very slight roll; suntanned spine and around periphery, corners bumped, slight edgewear. VG.


Quest for a Cure: The Public Hospital in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1773-1885

By Zwelling, Shomer S

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1986. 2d ptg. 7 1/2 x 10. Pictorial wrappers, rubbed on edges. VG.


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