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Explorer of the Human Brain: The Life Santiago Ramon Y Cajal (1852-1934 With a Memoir of Dr. Cajal By Sir Charles Sherrington

by Cannon, Dorothy F. ; Sherrington, Sir Charles

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1949
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Very Good -
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New York: Henry Schuman, 1949. Pulled at top of spine. xv, 303 pp. Name stamp flyleaf. Few text illustrations. Bibliography.. First Edition Assumed. Brown Cloth. Very Good -/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Touch, Tickle and Pain. Parts I & II. (Two Vols.)

by Zotterman, Yngve

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1969
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Near Fine
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First Edition Stated
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Oxford et. Al.: Pergamon Press, 1969. Name stamp flyleaf. Published respectively in 1969 and 1971. Vol. 1 with blue cloth, red label. Vol. II with green cloth red label. 269 pp; 293 pp. With many illustrations from photos. Autobiography of a distinguished physiologist.. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Sherrington: Physiologist, Philosopher and Poet. The Sherrington Lectures IV

by The Right Honourable Lord Cohen of Birkenhead

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1959
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Fine
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First Edition
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Springfield, Illinois: Charles C. Thomas, 1959. Close to "as new" copy. Name stamp flyleaf. Color frontispiece. xiv, 108 pp. Text illustrations.. First Edition. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Religio Medici A Letter to a Friend Christian Morals Urn-Burial and Other Papers

by Browne, Sir Thomas

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1862
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Very Good -
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. Frontispeice with some waterstaiing, back blank page also. Contents clean, tight. xviii, 440 pp .Faded spine.. Brown Embossed Cloth. Very Good -. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Life of Pasteur (2 volumes)

by Vallery-Radot, Rene

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1911
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Good Plus
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First English Edition
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London: Constable & Co. Ltd, 1911. Inserted letter from a physician about this book and its inscription on the flyleaf: "Dr. Purves Stewart from Henry Phipps New York April 11/12". In William Osler's foreword to the book, Osler says: "At the request of my friend, Mr. Henry Phipps, a munificent supporter of science, and a man with a keen appreciation… Read more
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The History of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, 1879-1966

by Eby, Frank H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1967
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Near Fine
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first Edition
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Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, 1967. Scarce earlier history of this Pharmaceutical Fraternity. xii, 306 pp. . first Edition. Light Red Gilt Ltrd Dcrtd Clth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Aphorisms from Latham

by Bean, William B., Collected and Edited By

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1962
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Iowa City: The Prairie Press, 1962. Includes a signed letter from the author to another physician about his book. Also inscribed by author on endppr to the same physician, Nov. 1974. Best of the writings of Dr. Peter Latham, physician and teacher of medicine in early nineteenth century England. Frontispiece, 103 pages. Bookplate of former owner. Dust jacket… Read more
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TO WORK IN THE VINEYARD OF SURGERY. The Reminiscences of J. Collins Warren (1842 - 1927)

by J. Collins Warren; CHURCHILL,, Edward D. (editor, with Appendices, Notes and Comments).

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Univerity Press, 1958. x+288pp. DJ rubbed along spine. Personal inscription on flyleaf.. First Edition. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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NAVAL SURGEON Revolt in Japan 1868-1869. The Diary of Dr. Samuel Pellman Boyer

by Barnes, Elinor and James A. Barnes

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1963
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Near Fine
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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1963. In a red leather-like binding, ridged spine, gilt lettering and decoration, similar to Classics of Medicine Library bindings. Red ribbon; red marbled endpprs. xxviii, 279 pp with map and plates in the front of the book.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Lawson Tait The Rebellious Surgeon (1845-1899)

by Shepherd, John A.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1980
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780872911314
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Lawrence, Kansas: Coronado Press, 1980. xv, 249 pp plus fp illustrations in rear. Slight soiling on binding. Tight, bright, clean internally.. First Edition. Light Blue Pictorial Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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John Shaw Billings A Memoir

by Garrison, Fielding H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1915
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1915. Old price sticker on flyleaf, with a "reviewed' note. ix, 432 pp. With illustrations. Billings was a Civil War doctor, practiced at Johns Hopkins, and best known as the modernizer of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office of the Army and as the first director of the New York Public… Read more
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The Parisian education of an American surgeon: Letters of Jonathan Mason Warren, 1832-1835

by Jones, Russell M., Notes and Introduction By

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1978
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1978. Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society, Vol.. 128. xiii, 266 pp. Light stain bottom outer tips of pages and faintly on front cover; contents clean, bright. . First Edition. Green Printed Card Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Lawson Tait 1845-1899

by Flack, I. Harvey

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1949
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Very Good
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First Edition First Printing
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London: William Heinemann (Medical books) Ltd, 1949. Binding slightly spotted. Piece removed from top edge back of DJ. 148 pp, 12 plates. "Father" of English gynecology who made abdominal surgery possible.. First Edition First Printing. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good/Good -. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Available Sources and Future Prospects of Medical Biography

by Garrison, Fielding H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1928
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Very Good
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Original Issue
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New York: The New York Academy of Medicine, 1928. 22 page essay in full issue May, 1928 of Bull. of NY Acad. Med. Garrison Morton 6727: "includes a valuable bibliography of sources of medical biography.: Also includes Symposium on Graduate Medical Education.. Original Issue. Gray Paper Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Life and Convictions of William Sydney Thayer Physician

by Reid, Edith Gittings

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1936
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Near Fine
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First Edition Stated
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London/New York/Tioronto: Oxford University Press, 1936. xii, 243 pp with frontispiece of Thayer.. First Edition Stated. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Memoirs of a Small-Town Surgeon

by Wheeler, John Brooks

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1935
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Very Good Plus
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New York: Frederick A Stokes Comapny, 1935. Signed by Wheeler on half title page. 336 pp. Solid, clean copy. Ink name flyleaf.. Signed by Author. First Edition Assumed. Tan Brown Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Hugh Lenox Hodge. A Master Mind in Obstetrical Science

by Thoms, Herbert

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1937
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Near Fine
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St. Louis: Amer. J. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1937. 8 pp. May, 1937. With portrait of Hodge.. White Printed Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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Thomas Chalkey James, A Pioneer in the Teaching of Obstetrics in America

by Thoms, Herbert

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1935
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St. Louis: Amer. J. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1935. Feb., 1934. 8 pp.. White Printed Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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John Stearns and Pulvis Parturiens

by Thoms, Herbert

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1931
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Very Good Plus
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St. Louis: Amer. J. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1931. Thoms discusses ergot, a fungus in grains, responsible for infant deaths and other diseases. He credits Stearns for finding a therapeutic use for ergot. 8 pp with portrait of Stearns.. White Printed Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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Charles Delucena Meigs. A Leader in American Obstetrics

by Thoms, Herbert

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1936
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Near Fine
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St. Louis: Amer. J. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1936. June, 1936. 8 pp with portrait of Meigs.. White Printed Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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