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The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud
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The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud

By FREUD, Sigmund

New York: The Modern Library, 1938. Hardcover. Translation and introduction by A.A. Brill. Blue cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. vi, 1001pp. Near fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear, mainly along top edge. Tight, quite attractive early printing of this thick "Modern Library Giant" -- #G39. First published in 1938, the jacket ($1.25 price) and binding details date this printing to 1940-42.

$50.00

Juvenile Paresis
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Juvenile Paresis

By MENNINGER, William C.

Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company, 1936. Hardcover. Small 4to. Navy blue blind-ruled cloth with gilt spine lettering, dust jacket. viii, 199pp. Numerous tables. Fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear. Superbly tight and truly pristine first edition of No. 1 in "The Menninger Clinic Monograph Series." Thanks to the presence of the rarely present plain brown paper dust jacket (with oval spine diecut to reveal spine title), this is an exceptionally bright copy. One of the Menninger brothers' first titles.

$75.00

Why So Tired? The Whys of Fatigue and the Ways of Energy
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Why So Tired? The Whys of Fatigue and the Ways of Energy

By CLARK, Marguerite

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1962. Hardcover. 8vo. Orange cloth with gilt spine lettering. xi, 146pp. Very good. Spine faintly sunned, else tight and internally near fine. Nice first edition of this study by the "Newsweek" magazine medical editor (1941-61) and author of several medical books (1892-1982), inscribed and signed large and bold in blue ink on front flyleaf: "For Bob Malott, / whose father / tells me, is / 'always tired' / now, come out / of it, Bob -- / Marguerite / Clark." From the library of Robert Malott (1926-2018), noted Chicago businessman and CEO of FMC Corporation, Republican politico and philanthropist. The "father" Clark refers to is Deane W. Malott (1898-1996), educator and at this time president of Cornell University (1951-63).

$55.00

Asthma and Hay Fever

By SWINEFORD, Oscar, Jr.

Springfield: Charles C Thomas, Publisher, 1971. Hardcover. Small 4to. Grey cloth with gilt lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xxi, 484pp. Numerous tables. Near fine/very good. Faintest jacket wear at head of spine; ownership signature on front flyleaf, where also pens small inoffensive medical note and another on rear flyleaf. Tight and quite nice first edition of this thick manual which boasts on front jacket panel it "is not a conventional textbook. It is instead, a series of essays on asthma designed primarily for graduate and undergraduate medical students and family physicians...." Uncommonly nice copy -- and not, as are many, ex-library.

$50.00

Physiological and Medical Observations Among the Indians of Southwestern United States and Mexico
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Physiological and Medical Observations Among the Indians of Southwestern United States and Mexico

By HRDLICKA, Ales

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1908. Hardcover. Small 4to. Olive green cloth with gilt spine lettering. ix, 460pp. Numerous full-page plates, graphs, tables, three large foldout charts. Very good. A tight and quite nice first edition of Bulletin 34 of the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology reports.

$55.00

Tuberculosis Among Certain Indian Tribes of the United States
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Tuberculosis Among Certain Indian Tribes of the United States

By HRDLICKA, Ales

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1909. Hardcover. Small 4to. Olive green cloth with gilt spine lettering. vii, 48pp. Numerous full-page plates and tables. Near fine. Tight, attractive first edition of Bulletin 42 of the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology reports.

$50.00

Age of Onset of Temporal Lobe Seizures and Mean Scale MMPI Scores
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Age of Onset of Temporal Lobe Seizures and Mean Scale MMPI Scores

By HERMANN, Bruce P.

N.p.: N.p., 1974. Hardcover. 4to. Black cloth with gilt lettering. iv, 92pp (rectos only). 9 tables. Near fine. Tight and handsome (if bibliographically cryptic) master's thesis "Submitted" -- so notes the title page statement -- " to the Department of Psychology and the Faculty of the Graduate School of Wichita State University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts," signed below by department chairman David T. Herman and thesis advisor Pari Vahdat. Like most master's and doctoral theses this was produced in only a handful of copies for friends and colleagues, so are rather scarce. Neatly tipped to rear pastedown is Winter 1980 issue of 12pp newsletter "Epilepsy Self-Help" reporting Hermann's latest work. Hermann went on to publish several notable titles about childhood epilepsy.

$95.00

The Story of Aunt Lizzie Aiken
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The Story of Aunt Lizzie Aiken

By ANDERSON, Mary Eleanor Roberts (Mrs. Galusha)

Chicago: Jansen, McClurg & Company, 1880. Hardcover. 16mo. Brown cloth with gilt spine lettering. 226pp, (14pp ads). Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Good plus. A bit edgeworn, mainly at spine head/tail, with delicate inner hinges expertly, archivally strengthened and thus tight; text block nice, clean and very good. A nice first edition of this popular account of "America's Florence Nightingale," Eliza N. Atherton Aiken (1817-1906), a New York-born Illinoisan who nursed the 6th Illinois Cavalry during the Civil War. Quite uncommon.

$100.00

Field Medical Services at the Battles of Manassas (Bull Run)

By CUNNINGHAM, Horace H.

Baltimore: Butternut and Blue, n.y.. Paperback. 8vo. Stiff glossy blue wrappers. xii, 116pp. Maps. Very good. Homely abrasion near upper right of front wrappers and couple of formerly-folded page corners, else tight and nice. Undated reprint of No. 16 in the "University of Georgie Monographs" series, first published in 1968.

$15.00

A Vast Sea of Misery: A History and Guide to the Union and Confederate Field Hospitals at Gettysburg July 1-November 20, 1863

By COCO, Gregory A.

Gettysburg: Thomas Publications, 1988. Hardcover. Foreword by Kathleen Georg Harrison. 4to. Glossy pictorial paper over boards. xvi, 208pp. Maps, numerous illustrations. Very good. Binding a bit sunned about the edges, else internally fine. A tight, nice first edition of this specialized study, well illustrated with numerous fascinating then-and-now photographs. Name/address label on front flyleaf and ownership signature on front pastedown of noted Civil War medicine collector/scholar and pediatric infectious disease specialist Dr. Ralph C. Gordon.

$40.00

In Hospital and Camp: The Civil War through the Eyes of Its Doctors and Nurses
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In Hospital and Camp: The Civil War through the Eyes of Its Doctors and Nurses

By STRAUBING, Harold Elk (compiler)

Harrisburg: Stackpole Books, 1993. Hardcover. 8vo. Full red leatherette with gilt spine lettering. ix, 166pp. Fine. Tight, handsome first edition, sans jacket, of this compilation of writings that includes material by Louisa May Alcott, Walt Whitman, Frederick Law Olmstead, Spencer Glasgow Welch and othet notables. Front pastedown bears the name/address label of noted Civil War medicine scholar/collector and pediatric disease specialist Ralph C. Gordon.

$25.00

Civil War Nurse: The Diary and Letters of Hannah Ropes
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Civil War Nurse: The Diary and Letters of Hannah Ropes

By ROPES, Hannah

Knoxville, TN: The University of Tennessee Press, 1980. Hardcover. Edited by John R. Brumgardt. 8vo. Cream cloth with gilt and brown spine lettering, dust jacket. xiv, 149pp. Fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear, with spine faintly sunned. A tight and lovely first edition. Nurse/reformer/feminist/author Ropes served at Union Hospital in Georgetown from July 1862 to January 1863.

$25.00

Confederate Surgeon: The Personal Recollections of E.A. Craighill
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Confederate Surgeon: The Personal Recollections of E.A. Craighill

By CRAIGHILL, E.A.

Lynchburg, VA: H.E. Howard, Inc, 1989. Hardcover. Edited by Peter W. Houck. Small 4to. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, dust jacket. a-g, 106pp. Illustrations. Fine/near fine. A tight and handsome first edition of this title in the "Virginia Civil War Battles and Leader Series," with colophon we noting 1000 numbered copies (this #102) signed boldly by Houck in black ballpoint. Craighill served with the Stonewall Brigade and penned this memoir a half century after the war's end.

$75.00

Two Confederate Hospitals and Their Patients: Atlanta to Opelika
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Two Confederate Hospitals and Their Patients: Atlanta to Opelika

By WELSH, Jack D.

Macon: Mercer University Press, 2005. Hardcover. Small 4to. Burgundy cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. viii, 183pp. Maps. Fine/fine. Tight and pristine first edition, with CD still sealed in rear pastedown clear sleeve. Author handsomely signs and inscribed in blue fineline on title page to noted pediatric disease specialist and Civil War medicine collector/scholar Ralph C. Gordon: "To Ralph / with the highest regards / Chattanooga 3/25/06 / Jack D. Welsh MD."

$55.00

Confederate Hospitals on the Move: Samuel H. Stout and the Army of the Tennessee
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Confederate Hospitals on the Move: Samuel H. Stout and the Army of the Tennessee

By SCHROEDER-LEIN, Glenna R.

Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1996. Paperback. Small 4to. Stiff pictorial wrappers. 226pp. Illustrations, 2 maps. Near fine. Small black remainder mark on bottom page edges. Second softbound edition, tight and nice.

$15.00

Farmcarts to Fords: A History of the Military Ambulance, 1790-1925
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Farmcarts to Fords: A History of the Military Ambulance, 1790-1925

By HALLER, John S., Jr.

Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1992. Hardcover. Small 4to. Teal blue cloth with black spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xii, 29pp. Illustrations. Fine/near fine. Superbly tight, attractive first edition.

$50.00

Armies of Pestilence: The Impact of Disease on History

By BRAY, R.S.

New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 2000. Hardcover. Small 4to. Red and grey paper over boards with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. xii, 258pp. Maps. Fine/fine. A tight and pristine reprint edition of this 1997 study.

$20.00

A Prototype of a Confederate Hospital Center in Lynchburg, Virginia

By HOUCK, Peter W.

Lynchburg: Warwick House Publishing, 1986. Hardcover. Small 4to. Tan cloth with black lettering. 228pp. Numerous illustrations (one color). Fine. A handsome and tight first edition.

$20.00

Alexander Neil and the Last Shenandoah Valley Campaign: Letters of an Army Surgeon to his Family, 1864
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Alexander Neil and the Last Shenandoah Valley Campaign: Letters of an Army Surgeon to his Family, 1864

By NEIL, Alexander

Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Company, 1996. Hardcover. Edited by Richard R. Duncan. Small 4to. Full blue leatherette with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. x, 140pp. Frontispiece, illustrations, front endpaper map. Fine/fine. Superb, tight first edition. Neil served as assistant surgeon with the 12th West Virginia Regiment.

$25.00

Confederate Hospitals on the Move: Samuel H. Stout and the Army of the Tennessee

By SCHROEDER-LEIN, Glenna R.

Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1994. Hardcover. Small 4to. Black cloth with gilt spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. 226pp. Illustrations, 2 maps. Fine/near fine. First edition, tight and handsome.

$25.00

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