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Applied Anatomy of the Head and Neck for Students and Practitioners of  Dentistry
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Applied Anatomy of the Head and Neck for Students and Practitioners of Dentistry

By Shapiro, Harry H.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1947. Second Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Warmly inscribed by the physician author on the front free endpaper. Many illustrations, photos, and xrays. ; 303 pages; Signed by Author .

$35.00

Organon of the Rational Art of Healing
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Organon of the Rational Art of Healing

By Hahnemann, Samuel

London: J. M. Dent and Sons. Very Good; Boards soiled and worn.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1913. Everyman's Library No. 663, Science Series. Tan cloth. Preface by translator C. E. Wheeler. xxx, 200pp. .

$30.00

Nostrums and Quackery:  Articles on the Nostrum Evil and Quackery  Reprinted, with Additions and Modifications, from the Journal of the  American Medical Association
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Nostrums and Quackery: Articles on the Nostrum Evil and Quackery Reprinted, with Additions and Modifications, from the Journal of the American Medical Association

Chicago: American Medical Association Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name and writing on . front free endpaper.. 1912. Second Edition. Hardcover. Dark green cloth binding. Index. Three pages of publisher's ads at rear. A compilation of illustrated articles about the evils of patent medicines and pseudo-medical quacks who sell worthless drugs and other items to the sick. Volume I only. There were subsequent compilations of the JAMA's journal articles about quackery. All are stand alone volumes. ; 708 pages .

$40.00

A Saw, Pocket Instruments, and Two Ounces of Whiskey:  Frontier Military  Medicine in the Great Basin (Frontier Military Series XX)
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A Saw, Pocket Instruments, and Two Ounces of Whiskey: Frontier Military Medicine in the Great Basin (Frontier Military Series XX)

By Sohn, Anton Paul

Spokane, WA: Arthur H. Clark. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1998. Hardcover. 0870622722 . Navy cloth binding. Index, bibliography, many illustrations. A history of the 19th century military surgeons and their practice of medicine at Army forts in the Great Basin areas of Nevada, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 237 pages .

$20.00

Sleep and Sleeplessness
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Sleep and Sleeplessness

By Mortimer-Granville, J.

Boston: S. E. Cassino. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front endpapers faintly . soiled.. 1881. Hardcover. Green cloth stamped in black on front boards. vii, 111pp. 19th century advice about how to avoid insomnia and get more restful sleep and the authors investigations relating to that rhythmical function of life, including suggestions about diet, mental exercises, sleeping accommodations and habits, etc. .

$30.00

The Toadstool Millionaires:  A Social History of Patent Medicines in  America before Federal Regulation
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The Toadstool Millionaires: A Social History of Patent Medicines in America before Federal Regulation

By Young, James Harvey

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine and front boards toned.. 1961. Second Printing. Hardcover. xii, 282pp. Photo illustrated endpapers. Tan cloth binding. Many black and white illustrations. A classic history of the quack medicine era in 19th and 20th century America. .

$20.00

Health through Self-Control in Thinking, Breathing, Eating
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Health through Self-Control in Thinking, Breathing, Eating

By Spinney, William Anthony

Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards worn and rounded, owner . name and newspaper clippings laid in at front free endpaper, waterstain at . gutter of last several pages, penciled notes on rear endpapers.. 1908. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. x, 301pp. Health advice based on lectures on various topics of mental and physical culture, including diaphragmatic breathing, mind-body connection, healthful eating, poised thinking, and scriptural health. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Population-Oriented Psychiatry
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Population-Oriented Psychiatry

By Caplan, Gerald

NY: Human Sciences Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Lightly scuffed.. 1989. First Printing. Hardcover. 0898854180 . Brown cloth. References and index. A work designed for professional practitioners with the goal of helping not only the individual but guiding the population as a whole. ; 244 pages .

$20.00

East, West:  An Irish Doctor’s Memories
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East, West: An Irish Doctor’s Memories

By Hamilton, Charles Stewart Parnell

London: Christopher Johnson. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped, back panel soiled.. 1955. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. Black and white frontispiece photo, black and white photos. Autobiography detailing the authors childhood, hospital work, experiences in both world wars, Russia, India, and medical work in the tropics. ; 223 pages .

$20.00

Great Men of Medicine
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Great Men of Medicine

By Hume, Ruth Fox

NY: Random House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1961. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers. One of the World Landmark Books series, introducing young readers to such medical greats as Vesalius, Paster, Jenner, Robert Koch, and Alexander Fleming. ; World Landmark Books; 192 pages .

$20.00

Pep, Pills and Politics:  An Odyssey of Two States
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Pep, Pills and Politics: An Odyssey of Two States

By Hopkins, Dr. Arthur W.

Brattleboro, VT: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name (Fanny Applin . Collins) on front free endpaper.. 1944. Hardcover. Green cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Many photos of the New Hampshire medical doctor's family, nurses, and patients, including some gruesome medical photos. Newspaper review of the book glued to front pastedown endpaper. ; 239 pages .

$15.00

Sir James Y. Simpson
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Sir James Y. Simpson

By Simpson, Eve Bl'antyre

Edinburgh and London: Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, bookseller's label on . front pastedown endpaper.. [1896]. Hardcover. Red cloth decorated in black and gilt. A biography of the famous Scottish medical doctor, who is credited with the discovery of chloroform, by his daughter. ; Famous Scots Series; 160 pages .

$17.00

Strengthening the Eyes:  A System of Scientific Eye Training
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Strengthening the Eyes: A System of Scientific Eye Training

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: Mafadden Publications. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine toned.. 1929. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Many photos of people exercising. xix, 201 pp. .

$18.00

This Pilgrim, Jennie:  The Life and Travels of Dr. Jane Elizabeth  Hoyt-Stevens, 1860-1933
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This Pilgrim, Jennie: The Life and Travels of Dr. Jane Elizabeth Hoyt-Stevens, 1860-1933

By Hoyt-Stevens, Dr. Jane Elizabeth; Boyden, Louise (editor)

Boston: Dorothy Shurtleff. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed and sunned.. 1944. First Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. Black and white photographs. A portrait of the Concord, New Hampshire area physician and Victorian traveler. In this collection of her letters, journals, and other writings she tells of her trips throughout the United States and Europe, adventures in North Africa, and of meeting with Mahatma Gandhi in India in February of 1930.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 140 pages .

$50.00

Acclimatization in the Andes:  Historical Confirmations of “climatic  Aggression” in the Development of Andean Man
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Acclimatization in the Andes: Historical Confirmations of “climatic Aggression” in the Development of Andean Man

By Monge, Dr. Carlos

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name stamped on front free endpaper, . a few black spots on spine.. 1948. First Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. References, index of place names and proper names. xix, 130 pp. Studies about the biological effects of high elevations relating to altitude sickness, oxygen deficiency, and its historical and social implications. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Strong Eyes:  How Weak Eyes May be Strengthened and Spectacles Discarded
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Strong Eyes: How Weak Eyes May be Strengthened and Spectacles Discarded

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: Physical Culture Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, one signature nearly . detached.. 1901. Hardcover. Navy blindstamped cloth. Many photographs of people demonstrating eye exercises and eye bathing. v, 112 pp. Obligatory bare-chested author photo as frontispiece. Measures 6 x 4.5 inches.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Home Health Manual
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Home Health Manual

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: MacFadden Book Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1930. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth. Many black and white photos. A comprehensive home health manual by the physical culture advocate. ; 153 pages .

$15.00

Acute Infections of the Mediastinum
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Acute Infections of the Mediastinum

By Neuhof, Harold; Jemerin, Edward E.

Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth with gilt titles on spine. vii, 407 pp, index, index of cases, bibliography. Many x-ray illustrations. Among specialists the subject is of particular significance to roentgenologists and to those concerned with infections and injuries of the upper alimentary and air passages. As a complication of war wounds, mediastinitis was known in the first World War and unfortunately will not be missing from the present one. (from the preface). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$40.00

How to Drown-Proof Your Family
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How to Drown-Proof Your Family

By Christner, Richard

Montclair, NJ: The Economics Press. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and toned.. 1957. Softcover. Printed blue stapled wraps. An instructional booklet describing swimming survival techniques. Measures 7.5 x 5 inches. ; 8 pages .

$10.00

Sleep
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Sleep

By Hall, Dr. W. W.

NY: W. J. Widdleton. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and rounded, slight bubbling . to boards, owner name (Alvan Brown, Antrim, NH) on front free endpaper, . fore-edges and page tops foxed.. 1866. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Original dark brown ruled cloth binding with gilt-stamped title on spine. Indices. Dr. Hall was editor of the monthly Halls Journal of Health, and a proponent of sleeping in single beds, preferably with the window open, for good health. Chapters on bronchitis, consumption, etc. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 314 pages .

$50.00

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