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"And People Call Me the Pied Piper"

by Head, Arthur

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1930
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Very Good
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Limited Edition
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New Haven: The Profile Press, 1930. #5 of 100 copies printed for private distribution. 14 pp on heavy stock. Green printed covers. Poem satirizes the law of Prohibition and the violence and crime resulting from its enforcement, with particular attention to Connecticut and New Haven, Scarce title. Arthur Head (who also wrote under the pseudonym Uther Capet) was a bookseller… Read more
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"And People Call Me the Pied Piper"

by Head, Arthur

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Published
1931
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New Haven: The Profile Press, 1931. #7 of 100 copies printed for private distribution. 14 pp on heavy stock. Green printed covers. Poem satirizes the law of Prohibition and the violence and crime resulting from its enforcement, with particular attention to Connecticut and New Haven, Scarce title. Arthur Head (who also wrote under the pseudonym Uther Capet) was a bookseller… Read more
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Brainstorming. The Science and Politics of Opiate Research

by Snyder, Solomon H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1989
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Fine -
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First ed, 1st Printing
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9780674080485
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Cambridge and London: Harvard Univ. Press, 1989. 208 pp plus preliminary pages. Two pages with folded corners, else a fine copy.. First ed, 1st Printing. Blue Cloth, Blue Lettering. Fine -/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Early History of Heroin in the United States (signed)

by Muston, David F.

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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Addiction, Academic Press, 1974. Inscribed by author top left corner of first page. . Inscribed By Author. Stapled Paper. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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Demand for and Supply of Opiates for Medical and Scientific Needs: Special Report of the International Narcotics Control Board, 1989

by International Narcotics Control Board

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1989
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9789211480795
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New York: United Nations, 1989. 21 pp plus preliminary pages. A report written presumably to increase the supply of Opiates for medical purposes.. First Edition. Blue Printed Card Covers. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Therapeutic Use of Heroin: Hearing on H.R.7334, A Bill to Amend the Controlled Substances Act to Authorize the Use of Heroin for Terminally Ill Cancer Patients

by U..S. House of Representatives, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Subcommittee on Health and the Environment

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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First Edition Thus
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Washington: GPO, 1980. 171 pp with ink smudges on right bottom tips of pages, else clean copy.. First Edition Thus. Stapled Paper. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Heroin Stimulus Implications for a Theory of Addiction

by Meyer, Roger E.; Steven M. Mirin

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1979
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780306401046
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New York and London: Plenum Medical Book Company, 1979. xix, 254 pp. In excellent condition.. First Edition. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Boston: T. B. Wait and Co., 1810. the Production of the United States. Preparation and Compositions.... Also wth Medical Electricity, Galvanism, Cultivation of Poppy plant, etc. 529 pp. Clean, tight copy. Rebound with brown leather spine, black gilt lettered label on spine, marbled boards. Pencil notes on back endpprs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over… Read more
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Materia Medica or Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Vol. 1, Part 2

by Tully, William

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1858
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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$225.00

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Springfield: Jefferson Church, 1858. Very scarce treatise on Materia Medica. Tully was professor of Materia Medica at Yale, having succeeded Nathan Smith. This volume about Narcotics and "Eresthisticas." pp iv, 779-1534, plus index. Endpprs foxed, 1/2 leather, buckram boards, gilt lettered and ruled spine; split along lower front edge of spine with edge wear.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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The Genealogy of the Prince Family from 1660 to 1899 and the Martial History of the Princes

by Prince, Frank A.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1899
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Good Plus
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First and Original Edition
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Danielson, Conn.: J. H. Briggs, Printer, 1899. With a map inserted of Princeton, Massachusetts. With many plates. 133 pp plus the second volume bound in of 88 pages for "those who wis to join the Sons or Daughters of the American Revolution.". With a few text annotations. Binding with some scuffing.. First and Original Edition. Deep Red Cloth. Good Plus.… Read more
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The Essentials of Health A Text Book on Anatomy, Physiology, Hygiene, Alcohol, and Narcotics

by Stowell, Charles H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1894
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Good Plus
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New york/Boston/Chicago: Silver, Burdett & Company, 1894. This appears to be a first edition: no other printings noted. This was printed in 1894; copyright is 1892. 352 pp with many illustrations. Binding with light soiling and minor edge wear. Amusing light pencil notations on front endpprs.. Tan Brown Prnted Dcrtd Cloth. Good Plus. Illus. by By the Author. 12mo -… Read more
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Synthetic Substances with Morphine-Like Effect. Clinical Experience: Potency, Side-Effects, Addiction Liability

by Nddy, Nathan B.; Halbach, H., and Braenden, Olav J.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1957
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Very Good Plus
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Geneva: World Health Organization, 1957. From the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 1957, 17, 569-863. Inserted printed presentation slip from H. Halbach, M.D., Director General, WHO and one of the authors. Nice clean copy with small crease on front cover.. Light Brown Prnted Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Presentation Copy.
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THE AMERICAN QUARTERLY REVIEW. VOL. IX. MARCH & JUNE, 1831

by Various Authors

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Published
1831
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Fair
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Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1831. With a section on TOBACCO, pp 136-163. Light browning to first few pages, and foxing throughout Old binding held together with heavy tape. Contents tight. Complete volume with other sections on Bank of U. S., France, Ennui, Travels in China and Siberia, Physical Geography, etc.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Vol. 59, 1870. With two Garrison and Morton cited Articles

by Hays, Isaac; I. Minis Hays, Editors

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Published
1870
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Good
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea, 1870. 1) GM 3464-Francis F. Maury, Case of stricture of the oesophagus in which gastrotomy was performed, pp 36-71; 2) GM 6061--Theodore Gaillard Thomas, Vaginal Ovariotomy, pp 387-90, first vaginal ovariotomy. Full volume with lead article by S. Weir Mitchell on Opium and Its Derivative Alkaloids. Total volume 592 pp with some text illustrations. Marbled… Read more
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Bern: Paul Haupt, 1962. Treatise on the impact of Opium on the human body. Berner Beiträge zur Geschichte der Medizin und der Naturwissenschaften, Nr. 19. 32 pp. One plate of Von Haller.. First Edition. Buff Printed Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Betäubungsmittel und Rauschgifte. Ihre Gewinnung, Eigenschaften und ihre Gefahren. In allgemeinverständlicher Form Dargestellt

by Thoms, Hermann

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Published
1929
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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Berlin/wien: Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1929. On Narcotic drugs. Small piece removed from lower right corner of title page, partially impacting address of publisher in Wien at base. 192 pp. plus preliminary pages. On alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, cocaine, other anesthetica, sedatives and hypnotics, opium, morphine, hashish, etc. Contents tight, clean. With a handwritten bookplate in German on endppr.. First Edition.… Read more
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The Etiology of "Alcoholic" Polyneuritis

by Strauss, Maurice B.

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Published
1935
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American Journal of Medical Sciences, 1935. March, 1935, 5 pp, ink subject and no. top of front cover, light vertical crease.. Yellow Printed Card Covers. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Offprint.
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The Pharmacology of the Opium Alkaloids. Part 1 [Supplement No. 165 to the Public Health Reports]

by Krueger, Hugo; Nathan B. Eddy; Margaret Sumwalt

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Published
1941
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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Washington: U. S. Public Health Sevice, 1941. Part 1 is on Morphine and other Alkaloids, including heroin. lxxx, 811 pp. . First Edition. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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1942. Three of the four monographs deal with impact of alcoholism. 1st from Arch. Internal Med., Feb., 1942, pp 22-237. 2nd: Arch. Neurology and Psychiatry, 2/1942, pp 215-222. 3rd: NE J. of Med., 3/5/1942, pp 376-379. 4th: Psychosomatic Med., Julym 1942, pp 319-323--Signed at top : "In sincere devotion Bernhard Dattner" co-author of this paper (with subject matter in ink… Read more
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REVUE D'HISTOIRE DE LA MÉDECINE HÉBRAIQUE, 1956. Jewish ritual hygienic observances effect on tuberculosis, alcoholism and veneral disease. Fromn Oct. 1956 issue, pp 197-212.. Tan Printed Card Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extract.
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