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Leprosy in China : a History

By Leung, Angela Ki Che

New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard sized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 373 p. w/ endnotes, glossary, bibliography, index. A study of leprosy in Chinese history, folklore, religious traditions, and medical research.

$40.00

An Introduction to the History of Dentistry and A History of Dentistry in America. 2 vols

By Weinberger, Bernhard Wolf D.D.S.

St. Louis, MO: C.V. Mosby Co., 1948. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 2 vols. Small quartos (slighly oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boaards and dust jacket. a litt scuffing to covers. 514 p. and 408 p. w/ b&w illus., appendices, glossary, bibliographies, indexes. A study of dentistry from the ealiest times to he 18th century (v.1) and in America from 1620 to the early 19th c., wih special attention to George Washington (v. 2). An idiosycratic history, but with many anecdotes and unusual facts. Heavy set.

$90.00

Italy in the Early Middle Ages

By La Rocca, Cristina editor

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Small octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and cornes of boards, a bit of darkening to edges of dust jacket. Slight smokiness to book. 274 p. w/ maps, chronology, index, further reading. 10 scholarly essays on varius aspect of these times in Medieval Italy.

$55.00

For Fear of Pain : British Surgery 1790 - 1850. Wellcome Series in the History of Medicine. Clio Medica 70

By Stanley, Peter

Amsterdam / New York: Rodopi, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 362 p. w/ a few b&w illus., chapter endnotes, bibliography, index. A thematic look at British surgery during these 60 years, covering surgeons, medical knowledge, major surgery, wartime surgery, medical students, patients, children, the operating room, early anaesthesia, and the legacy of the time.

$65.00

The Sick Child in Early Modern England 1580 - 1720

By Newton, Hannah

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. 2nd printing 2013. Hardcover w/ pictorial boards. Very good/no dust jacket. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. A volume printed later from the publisher wih picorial boards instad of the dust jacket. 247 p. w/ a few b&w illus., footnotes, bibliography, index. An study of the treatment, experience, and perception of illness in childhood over 140 year period, a time when a quarter of young people died before seeing their 15th birthday.

$40.00

Folk Medicine and Health Culture : Role of Folk Medicine in Modern Health Care. Proceedings of the Nordic Research Symposium 27-28 August 1981 Kuopio Finland

By Vaskilampi, Tuula and Carol P. MacCormack editors

Kuopio, Finland: University of Kuopio, 1982. First ed. . Oversized Paperback. Good. Tall octavo (standard size). Some wear and a couple closed tears to edges and corners. Spine slightly faded. 256 p. plus appendices.

$80.00

History of Medical Practice in Toledo and the Maumee Valley Area 1600-1990

By Hartung, Walter H. Jr. M.D.

the author, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/no dust jacket issued. Quarto (oversized) slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 322 p. w/ illus. A well made self-published local history of medicine work, a bit rambling but full of interesting facts. Covers hospitals, clinics, medical education, associations of medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy, nursing, medical missions, and more. Uncommon.

$55.00

Imaging & Imagining the Fetus : the Development of Obstetric Ultrasound

By Nicholson, Malcolm & John E. E. Fleming

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. First edition. Hardcover w/glossy pictorial boards. Very Good without dust jacket. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 317 p. w/notes, index.

$30.00

Protein Malnutrition : Proceedings of a Conference in Jamaca Sponsored by The Food and Agriculture Organization of the U. N., World Health Organization, and Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, New York

By Waterlow, J. C. editor

Cambridge: Food and Agriculture Organization of the U. N., World Health Organization, and Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, New York, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Foxing to edges of textblock. Some wear to edges of pages of plates. 277 p. w/bibliography, 23 addtional pages of plates.

$25.00

Trying to Give Ease : Herbal Medicine Past and Present Volume I

By Crellin, John K. and Jane Philpott

Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover in full cloth. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear t o edges and corners of dj and boards. A study of herbal medicines and practices focusing on the experience and efforts of A. L. "Tommy" Bass, a regional herbalist in the southern Appalachian area.

$40.00

Molecular And Basic Mechanisms Of Anesthesia

By Urban, B. W. and M. Barann, editors.

Lengerich, Germany: Pabst, 2002. First edition. Hardcover w/glossy pictorial boards. Very Good. Thick octavo. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Formner owner's name stamped on bottom edge of textblock and on endpaper. Covers slightly scuffed. 586 p. w/charts, illustrations, index and 73 short papers. The works here are drawn from the Sixth International Conference on Molecular And Basic Mechanisms Of Anesthesia in 2001.

$70.00

South African Snake Venoms and Antivenoms

By Christensen, Poul Agerholm

Johannesburg/Copenhagen: The South African Institute for Medical Research, 1959. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Fair. Fair softcover. Wear and rubbing to edges of covers with tears on heel and head of spine and creasing on corners of covers. Covers are a little loose. Tip of spine and textblock is chewed up. Light scuffing to covers. Initials of previous owner on front cover. Gift note by previous owner. Few of front pages are creased on upper corners. 142 pages with tables, notes, and index.

$20.00

The Hemopoietic Colony-Stimulating Factors : From Biology to Clinical Applications

By Metcalf, Donald, and Nicos Anthony Nicola.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. First edition. Very good octavo hardcover in white, glossy illustrated covers without dust jacket. Light wear to edges of boards with minor bumping to head of spine. Light scuffing to covers. 338 pages with figures, tables, references, and index. A detailed examination of colony-stimulating factors (CSFs) including information on their discovery, "their structure, molecular bioogy, and cellular receptors, the biology of the CSFs in vivo and in vitro, and their present and possible future clinical applications" (back cover).

$20.00

Hoodoo Medicine : Sea Islands Herbal Remedies.

By Mitchell, Faith.

Reed, Cannon & Johnson, 1978. First edition. Trade Paperback. Good. Naomi Steinfeld. Good softcover. Wear to edges of covers with staining on lower edges and glue marks on back cover. Some scuffing to covers as well, including light red marks on front cover. Staining to fore-edges of pages. Upper edges of front cover and first few pages have impression from paper clip on them. 108 pages with illustrations, references, and index.

$25.00

A History of Syphilis.

By Dennie, Charles Clayton.

Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Very good octavo hardcover in very good dust jacket. Light wear and rubbing to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine. Dj has light wear and rubbing along edges with minor scuffing to covers. Gift inscription by author to previous owner on front free endpaper. 137 pages with illustrations and index.

$50.00

Photographic History of Early Podiatry : Selections from the Burns Archive

By Burns, Stanley B.

New York, NY: Burns Archive Press, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Very good quarto-sized hardcover in grey illustrated binding without dust jacket. Light shelf wear to edges of boards with minor bumping to head and heel of spine and light scuffing to covers. Unpaginated but contains 25 illustrations with discussions and a section of iconography and bibliography.

$30.00

Handbook of Hemophilia. 2 Volumes.

By Brinkhous, K. M., and H. C. Hemker, editors,

Amsterdam: Excerpta Medica, 1975.. Hardcovers. Very Good. First edition. Two very good octavo hardcovers in blue bindings without dust jackets. Light wear to edges of covers with some minor scuffing to covers. Set has 927 pages with 22 pages index in each volume with illustrations, and references. Special shipping rates due to books weight.

$35.00

Long-Term Care for Frail Older People: Reaching for the Ideal System.

By Campbell, J. C., and N. Ikegami, editors.

Tokyo: Springer, 1999.. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Very good octavo hardcover in glossy blue binding without dust jacket. Light wear to edges of boards with bumping to upper corners of panels. Covers have light scuffing and a few minor scratches. 247 pages with lists for further reading and references. A collection of essays on the care for elderly people in advanced countries looking at 4 main topics: social aspects, clinical aspects, macroeconomic and macropolitical aspects, and program design.

$50.00

Pediatric Transfusion Medicine. 2 Volumes.

By Kasprisin, Duke O., and Naomi L. C. Luban.

Boca Raton: CRC Press, Inc, 1987.. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Two near fine quarto hardcovers with tan binding and red spines without dust jackets. Slight wear along edges of boards. Volume I has 212 pages with illustrations, tables, references, and index. Volume II has 199 pages with illustrations, tables, references, and index. Shipping rates will be for 2 books. amazon

$80.00

Wilms' Tumor (Nephroblastoma) and Related Renal Neoplasms of Childhood.

By Gonzalez-Crussi, F.

Boca Raton: CRC Press, Inc, 1984.. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Near fine quarto hardcover with blue-green binding without dust jacket. Slight wear along edges of boards. 292 pages with illustrations, references, and index.

$25.00

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