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ANON.
Onomatologia Medico-Practica.
0. 1783. Encyklopädisches Handbuch für ausübende Aerzte in alphabetischer Ordnung ausgearbeitet von einer Gesellschaft von Aerzten. Three volumes [Volumes I, III & IV only, of four], Nürnberg, Raspe, 1783 - 1786; [viii] pp. 2846, 2106, 1576 columns, [xx pp. index, also printed in double columns]; contemporary half sheep, spines with raised bands and printed labels; bindings very worn and rubbed, although tight and firm, two small pieces of leather, and a numbering-label, missing from spine of Volume III, two-thirds of the leather spine of Volume IV are missing; the blank margins of a few pages are creased at the top in the outer corners. A rare encyclopaedic compendium of medical practice for German-speaking general practitioners of the time: "Wir haben bei seiner Abfassung hauptsächlich ein .. Bedürfnis practischer Aerzte, und zwar solcher zu befriedigen gesucht, denen die Vorsehung nichr Glücksgüter genug zugeworfen hat, um den zu einer nach Begriffen unsers Zeitalters eingerichteten Büchersammlung, erforderlichen Aufwand machen zu können." Sadly our set lacks Volume II. The remaining three offered here are firmly-bound and internally clean. The original owner, 'J.Nielsen', has entered his name neatly on the front free endpapers. The volumes are tick and would cost more in postage than is automatically allowed.
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MANY AUTHORS
Unique Collection of Theses Dating from the 16th to the 20th Century.
. So far 376 titles have been described here, approximately 150 more are still to be listed. Subjects: Classical antiquity, theology, history, zoology, botany, physics, chemistry. The majority are in the medical field and in Latin. Detailed list available on-line or as PDF. Please ask.
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BOUWINGHAUSEN VON WALLMERODE,
Taschenbuch Auf Das Jahr 1800
. für Pferdeliebhaber, Reuter, Pferdezüchter, Pferdeärzte und Vorgesetzte grosser Marställe. Tübingen, Cotta, [1799]; c. 11 x 7.5 cm.; 80, [xvi],96pp.with frontispiece, 13 engraved plates, one double-page, and full-page silhouette portrait; original illustrated boards; boards a little used, rebacked with pale-blue paper; early owner's name (Otto Feuerlein ?) at top of front free endpaper. A rare pocket almanac for people connected with or interested in horses. The frontispiece shows the "Herzogl. Wuertemb. Hauptgestütt, Marbach", the 12 copper-engraved plates show horses turned out for chivalric ceremonies and tournaments, the folding plate the funeral equipage for Duke Friedrich Eugen of Würtenberg, and the silhouette portrait "Müller, Oberreuter in Würzburg".
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Keywords: Ianweb Hippology Horses German Almanachs Illustrated Books Horses Hippology Chivalry Tournaments Vetinary Medicine

 
BOYER, FRANÇOIS MARIE,
Essai Sur Les épidémies
. Montpellier, Imprimerie J.G. Tournel, imprimeur de la societe medicale, An XI[1803], 56pp. no cover, sl. browned, [ DL 1 ].
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Keywords: History of Medicine Infectious Medicine

 
CHOLERA,
Anleitung Verhuetung Und Orlaeufigen Behandlung Der Asiatischen Cholera
. [ Berlin 1831 ] Poster 48 x 40 cm. torn vertically, although 2 parts still attached, edges frayed.
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DESCARTES
Renati Des-Cartes// Tractatus// de// Homine,// Et de// Formatione = Foetus. //
. Quorum prior Notis perpetuis// Ludovici de la Forge, M.D.// = illustratur.// [vignette: Printer's Device]// AMSTELODAMI,// Ex = Typographia Blaviana,// M DC LXXXVI. [1686]. 39p.l. 239p. a-i4 k3 A-Z4 = Aa-Gg4 (a1v and Gg4 =3D blank), woodcuts, title printed in red and = black, the last leaf of the preliminary section (signature k3) contains = the "Privilegie" that was issued for an edition of Desc artes' Opera; it = was followed by apparently a blank leaf (signature k4 NOT INCLUDED IN = THIS COPY), mottled calf, covers partly discoloured, gilt ornaments and = lettering on spine, tips chipped. O CLC 14305453; 6968617; 4887568 Latin translation of the Cartesian Traite de l'homme et de la = formation du foetus. It has a preface by Claude Chersellier(1611-1684), = a close student of Descartes, w ho was influential in the early = publication of some of Descartes' work. There were also editions of the = Latin translation published at Leyden in 1662; by the Elzeviers in 1677, = and in Frankfort both in 1692 and again in 1722, as well as a number of = editions included in the authors Opera. The copy is quite remarkable for = its woodcuts.xxxxxFor this 1686 edition the OCLC locates copies at Y ale, University of = Chicago, Illinois State Univ. Northwestern University, National Library = of Medicine, Linda Hall in Missouri, the New York Academy of Medicine = Library; the Cleveland Health Sc iences Library, UCLA, University of = South Carolina, University of Virginia, University of Arizona, Trinity = College in Connecticut, Harvard, Johns Hopkins Univ. St. Olaf and Mayo = Clinic in Minne sota, Vanderbilt University, University of Washington, = London University, the Wellcome and Linkoping Stadtbibl.
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Keywords: Wim Meeuws [Rare Philosophy Antiquarian Pub10 Wohlmut

 
DIGBY, ANNE,
The Evolution of British General Pracrice.
0. 1999. 1850 - 1948. Oxford University Press, 1999; xiv, 376pp. with illustrations and diagrams; publisher's boards, dust-wrapper. A mint copy of the first edition.
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FERDINAND GRAF SPEE ,OSKAR SCHULTZE, RICHARD GEIGEL AND 13 OTHER AUTHORS
21 Offprints, Theses Etc in the Fields of Anatomy, Human and Animal Embryology and Development Biology
. Ferdinand Graf Spee : Beobachtungen über den Bewegungsapparat und die Bewegung der Darmzotten, sowie deren Bedeutung für den Chylusstrom. Akademische Habilitationsschrift der medicinischen Facultät der Universität zu Kiel. Berufserlangung der venia legenda... Leipzig, Veit & Comp. 1885, 30pp. + folding plate [German embryologist, (1855-1937) was first to describe anatomic relations of human teeth in the sagittal plane.]--/-- Oskar Schultze: Ueber die Nothwendigkeit der freien Entwicklung des Embryo (Archiv fuer mikroskopische Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte Band 55, 1899 pp. 202 - 230 , 6 text illustr. + 2 plates ) [ Oskar Max Sigismund Schultze 1859 - 1920, German anatomist ]--/-- Richard Geigel: Ueber Variabilität in der Entwicklung der Geschlechtsorgane beim Menschen. Inaugural-Dissertation.. Kgl. Julius-Maximilians-Universität , Wuerzburg 1883, 20pp. + 2 plates.--/-- J. Emmert : (1900 - ) Beiträge zur Entwicklungsgeschichte der Selachier, insbesondere nach Untersuchungen an jüngeren Embryonen von Torpedo marmorata (Mit specieller Berücksichtigung des Kopfmesoderms und der Gefässentwicklung.). Archiv für Mikroskopische Anatomie, 56 (2): 459-490. Inaugural-Dissertation Koenigl. Bayer. Julius-Maximilians-Universität , Wuerzburg. Bonn, Fr. Cohen, 1900, 32pp. + 1 plate and 38 text illustrations--/-- Otto Aichel: Das Tectum loborum opticorum embryonaler Teleostier mit Beruecksichtigung vergleichend anatomischer Verhaeltnisse. Erlangen : Fr. Junge, 1901. Dissertation Universität , Wuerzburg ,21pp. 3 fig. on plate,--/-- Georg Burckhard: Die Implantation des Eies der Maus in die Uterusschleimhaut und die Umbildung derselben zur Decidua. (offprint from: Archiv für Mikroskopische Anatomie Volume 57, Number 3, pp. 528-569) Here the pages are numbered 1 - 44, 3 colour plates each across 2 pages and 4 illustrations in the text.--/-- Ludwig Cohn: Die willkuerliche Bestimmung des Geschlechts. Wuerzburg, A. Stuber's Verlag ( C. Kabitsch) 1898, 37 [1] pp.This is the first edition. There was a 2nd revised edition where the title had the additional text: "die bisherigen Forschungen einschliesslich der Schenk'schen Theorie kritisch beleuchtet .." Cohn (1873 - 1935) German zoologist, who made several research trips to New Guinea, the Solomon islands and Admiral Island--/-- Samuel Leo Friedland: Die modernen Ansichten ueber die Entstehung der Doppelbildungen. Von der Wuerzburger medizinischen Fakultaet gekroente Preisschrift (1901) (thesis) Wuerzburg, J.B. Gruenwald, 1902,64pp.--/-- Oskar Schultze: Zur Frage von den geschlechtsbildenden Ursachen (Archiv für mikroskopische Anatomie, November 1903, Volume 63, Issue 1, pp 197-257 NOTE: Oskar Max Sigismund Schultze ( 1859 - 1920 ), German anatomist, author of Atlas and Textbook of Topographic and Applied Anatomy--/-- Ernst L. Ruge: Die Entwicklungsgeschichte des Skeletes. Inaugural-Dissertation Universität Würzburg, 1902. 32pp. 2 colour plates and 13 figs. In the text. --/-- Josef Hillar: Über die Entwickelung der Mammaorgane bei den Säugetieren und über die Milchleiste als beitrag zur Erklärung der Hyperthelie und Hypermastie beim Menschen .Inaugural-Dissertation der Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, P. Scheiner's Buchdruckerei, 1906, 19pp --/-- Alfred Sommer: Das Muskelsystem Des Gorilla. Habilitationsschrift der Universität Würzburg, 1906, Jena, Gustav Fischer 1906, 128pp. 4 plates each over 2 pages. --/-- Friedel Pick: Die Muskelspindeln und ihre Function. Zusammenfassendes Referat. ( Offprint from Centralblatt für Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische anatomie vol. XI, no. 8, 1900, p. 266 - 280 ) starts with a bibliographie of 50 titles on the subject.--/-- Paul Hübschmann: Untersuchungen über die Medulla oblongata von Dasypus villosus. ( theses Würzburg) 28pp. 5 illustrations.NOTE: Paul Hübschmann (1878 - 1960 )German pathologist, specialist in the field od TB --/-- Richard Fischel: Ueber eine neue Methode zum Aufkleben von Celloïdinschnitten und die Anwendung derselben für Schnittserien. (Offprint from Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Mikroskopie und für mikroskopische Technik vol. XX, 1903, p. 288 - 291 ) 4pp. --/-- I.Sutkowsky: Das Gesetz der Entstehung des Geschlechts und das Mittel, das Geschlecht des Individuums zu beeinflussen. ( from: Berliner Klinik, Juni 1909, Heft 252) 47pp.--/-- Margarete Stern: Histologische Beiträge zur Sekretion der Bürzeldrüse. (Archiv für mikroskopische Anatomie.; Vol. 66, 1905, :pp. 299-311. With one folding coloured plate. --/-- Anton Förster: Kritische Besprechung der Ansichten über die Entstehung von Doppelbildungen. Inaugural-Dissertation Universität Würzburg. Würzburg, A. Stuber's Verlag C. Kabitsch, 1905. 31pp. (Physikalisch-Medizinische Gesellschaft.
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FIGUIER, LOUIS
L'alchimie Et Alchimistes. Essai Historique Et Critique Sur la Philosophie Hermétique.
. Troisième édition. L. Hachette et Cie, Libraires, Paris, 1860. IV, 421 pp. Condition is very good, minimal foxing. Book plate on first paste down is that of Jacob Fitz-James Stuart, 8th Duke of Berwick ( 1835-1881 ) and his signature and date Juillet 1881 in ink on first blank. Quarter shagreen binding with 5 raised bands , gilt lettering and gilt motifs on the spine. marbled paper covered boards, edges worn.
¶ gation, search Louis Figuier Louis Figuier (1819-1894) was a French scientist and writer. He was the nephew of Pierre-Oscar Figuier and became Professor of chemistry at L'Ecole de pharmacie of Montpellier. He became Doctor of Medicine (1841), agrégé of pharmacology, chemistry (1844-1853) and physics and gained his PhD in (1850). Figuier was appointed professor at L'Ecole de Pharmacie of Paris after leaving Montpellier.
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Keywords: Alchemy Lantuhov Chemistry

 
GANDARIAS, J.M. DE,
Fisiología General Y Quimica Biológica. Volume 1: Fisiologí General.
. Salamanca 1961, XII,362pp. In a splendid full leather binding, 5 raised bands, richly decorated in gilt on spine and on front and rear boards, small imit. diamonds inlaid on front and rear boards, dentelles on inside of boards, with a full vellum wrapper lined with velvet and with an original drawing of the author in black and red on the front signed Beneitez, 24-2-1961, the small leather strips holding this together partly missing, a gilt dotted pattern has been embossed onto the orange coloured edges all around. This copy specially printed for Professor E.G.T. Liddell and signed in ink below the printed dedication Juan Manuel de Gandarias. The vellum wrapper is sl. soiled with a reddish stain in the centre of the front. a curious binding, overdone even. Probably quite unique. [ DR 2 ].
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HAECKEL, ERNST:
Ursprung Und Entwicklung Thierischer Gewebe. Ein Histogenetischer Beitrag Zur Gastrea-Theorie.
. Separat-Abbruck [ = offprint ] aus der Jen. Ueitschrift für Naturwissenschaft, Bd. XVIII N.F. XI. Bd. - Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1884, 8°, [4]71 pp. no front cover. With a signed dedication by the author to Dr. Rudolf Buri dated Jena, 4.8.1894. First Edition! Ernst Heinrich Haeckel (1834-1919), prominent German biologist, zoologist, and philosopher. He studied medicine and natural philosophy at Würzburg, Berlin, and Vienna, and became professor of zoology, Jean (1865-1908). He is famous for his work on a number of scientific expeditions to Canary Islands (1866-67), Red Sea (1873), Ceylon (1881-82), Java (1900-01), among others. Haeckel was the first German advocate of organic evolution and early supporter of Darwin and evolution. Haeckel enunciated biogenetic law that in the development of the individual animal the stages in the evolutionary history of the postulating species are repeated, postulating as illustration a hypothetical ancestral form (gastraea) represented by the gastrula stage of the individual; first to draw up a genealogical tree relating the various animal orders. His works include Monographie der Radiolaren (1862), Generelle Morphologie der Organismen (1866), Naturliche Schopfungsgeschichte Anthropogenie order Entwicklungsgeschichte (1868), des Menschen (1874), Studien zur Gastraeatheorie (1877), Monismus als Band zwischen Religion und Wissenschaft (1892), and Weltratzel (1899). DIF DSB.
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HAMMER, FR.,
Ueber Den Einfluss Des Lichtes Auf Die Haut.
. Stutgart, F. Enke, 1891, 56pp. orig, wrappers (frayed) uncut margins.[ 2 Exemplare ].
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HEINSE, JOH. PH.,
Hausmittel-Apotheke
0. 1838. oder Sammlung vieler, aus dem allgem. Anzeiger und mehreren vorzueglichen medizinischen Schriften zum besten der leidenden Menschheit als zuverlaessig empfohlenen einfachen und zusammengesetzten Heil- und Hilfsmittell .. Als freundliche Zugabe Hufeland's Haus- und Reise-Apotheke. Blumenau / Rudolstadt, 1838; lii, 372 pp.; contemporary marbled boards, red printed lettering piece; head of spine bumped, library code at base of spine, repeated in ink at head of subscriber's list, embrowned or spotted, unobtrusive early dampstain to about half the contents. Methods and recipes for alleviating pain and illness for people who, for whatever reason, cannot consult a doctor. The book is subtitled: Ein Not- und Hilfsbuch zunaechst fuer von Aerzten entlegen wohnenden Familienvaeter, Hausmuetter und Auswanderer. One wonders how many copies of this book accompanied emigrating couple to America, and how many survived. Pencil note on front paste-down: "Geschenk von Dr. Hermann Loewe".
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Keywords: Ianweb German Antiquarian Rare History of Medicine Medical History Herbalism

 
HESSENBERG, GERHARD,
Abhandlungen Der Fries'schen Schule.
O. 1906. Neue Folge. Viertes Heft. Göttingen, Vandenhoek & Ruprect, 1906; [ii], pp. 479 - 778, [iv]; publisher's printed wrappers; front wrapper brittle and chipped at edges with small, light marginal stain, short tear without loss in rear wrapper. About three-quarters of this issue is taken up by Hessenberg's "Grundbegriffe der Mengenlehre. Zweiter Bericht über das Unendliche in der Mathematik". It also includes "Das Muskelproblem. Physiologische Betrachtungen" by Karl Kaiser, and "Über einige neuere Missverständnisse der Fries'schen Philosophie uns ihres Verhältnisses zur Kantischen" by Kurt Grelling.
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HIPPOCRATES
Ancient Medicine. Airs, Waters, Places. Epidemics I & Iii. The Oath, the Sacred Disease. The Art. Breaths. Law. And Other Works . 8 Volumes.
. 8 Volumes (Loeb classical library volumes 147, 148,149,159,472, 473, 477, 482,) bi-lingual texts Ancient Greek-English. Hippocrates, said to have been born in Cos in or before 460 B.C. learned medicine and philosophy and traveled widely as a medical doctor and teacher. Of the roughly 70 medical treatises collected under his name--the Hippocratic Collection--many are not by him; even the famous Hippocratic Oath (in Volume I of the Loeb edition) may not be his. But he was undeniably the "Father of Medicine." And the treatises in the Hippocratic Collection are essential sources of information about the practice of medicine in antiquity and about Greek theories concerning the human body. VOLUME I. ANCIENT MEDICINE. AIRS, WATERS, PLACES. EPIDEMICS I & III. THE OATH. PRECEPTS. NUTRIMENT Translated by W. H. S. Jones 1923/8th printing/432pp. VOLUME II. PROGNOSTIC. REGIMEN IN ACUTE DISEASES. THE SACRED DISEASE. THE ART. BREATHS. LAW. DECORUM. PHYSICIAN (Ch.l). DENTITION Translated by W. H. S. Jones 1923/8th printing/402pp. VOLUME III. ON WOUNDS IN THE HEAD. IN THE SURGERY. ON FRACTURES. ON JOINTS. MOCHLICON Translated by E.T. Withington 1928/6th printing/484pp. /2 plates VOLUME IV. NATURE OF MAN. REGIMEN IN HEALTH. HUMOURS. APHORISMS. REGIMEN I-III. DREAMS. HERACLEITUS. ON THE UNIVERSE Translated by W. H. S. Jones 1931/89th printing/582pp. /general index VOLUME V. AFFECTIONS. DISEASES I. DISEASES II Edited and translated by Paul Potter 1988/350pp. VOLUME VI. DISEASES III. INTERNAL AFFECTIONS. REGIMEN IN ACUTE DISEASES Edited and translated by Paul Potter 1988/372pp. /table of weights and measures/indexes of symptoms, drugs VOLUME VII. EPIDEMICS II, IV-VII Edited and translated by Wesley D. Smith In this seventh volume of the ongoing Loeb edition of the Hippocratic Collection, Wesley Smith presents the first modern English translation of Books 2 and 4-7 of the Epidemics (the other two books are already available in the first volume). In the casebooks and notes that make up the seven books called Epidemics--the title originally meant "visits"--we can watch ancient physicians observing patients, noting and pondering symptoms, evaluating treatments, and developing theories about the body. They appear to be physicians' notebooks from several areas of the Aegean basin. Praise for Volume VII: "Since Littré's edition.the texts of the Epidemics, with the exception of I, III and VI, had only appeared in an edition by Pournaropoulos, and this is the first complete English translation.It is thus of enormous value in making all the books of the Epidemics available to those without a sufficient knowledge of Greek or French--or without access to the Littré edition. It is also a welcome further step towards a complete Loeb Hippocrates, and therefore towards a much-needed available and affordable edition of the Hippocratic Corpus." -- /430pp. /map/index. VOLUME VIII. PLACES IN MAN. GLANDS. FLESHES. PRORRHETIC I-II. PHYSICIAN. USE OF LIQUIDS, Ulcers, Haemorrhoids and fistulas. THE YEARS OF PUBLICATION IF LISTED ARE AN INDICATION OF THE YEAR THE VOLUMES WERE FIRST PUBLISHED. WE SUPPLY THE LATEST EDITIONS/REPRINTS.
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MAUGHAM, WILLIAM SOMERSET, 1874 - 1965,
Typed Letter, a-5, Dated 23rd July 1952. Signed in Ink
. to Professor Jean Seznec, Oxford University. On note paper with the address Villa Mauresque. St. Jean - Cap Ferrat, A.M. He acknowledges receipt of Seznec's inaugural lecture.
¶ Maugham was born in Paris. He was noted as an expert storyteller and a master of fiction technique. An introverted child afflicted with a stammer, Maugham was orphaned at 10 and sent to live with his uncle, a vicar. Although he later studied medicine and completed his internship, he never practiced, having decided at an early age to devote himself to literature. He lived in grand style, spending much of his life on the French Riviera and traveling widely, particularly to East Asia and the South Pacific.
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MOLESCHOTT, JAC.,
Physiologie Der Nahrungsmittel.
. Ein Handbuch der Diaetetik. Zweite voellig ungearbeitete Auflage. Giessen, Ferber'sche Buchh. 1859; xxiv,572 pp. + 254 pp. Zahlenbelege. text occ foxed but fresh, in new cloth binding, red title label, ` Schoenes Exemplar in neuem Einband, text v. sl. browned. ? Jacob Moleschott (1822-93) originally fromt the Netherlands, studied medicine in Heidelberg and had a practice in Utrecht from 1845 to 1847. He then taught physiology in Heidelberg from 1847 to 1854 and was appointed to the chair in physiology at Zurch university in 1856. From 1861 he worked in Torino and from 1879 in Rome. See: Drexel 904; Mueller 148. [ DL- I/1].
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PASSAUER, L.V.,
Die Gold'ne Chronik Von Rakoczy.
0. La Grande Histoire du Rakoczy. The Golden Chronicle of Rakoczy.[Munich, c. 1843]; oblong album format: 18 x 24 cm.; lithographed pictorial title-page, 10 humorous lithographic plates [one folding] by Herwegen after Passauer, with unnumbered text-pages; original illustrated cloth-backed boards with two further illustrations; boards a little dusty, with two or three brown ink-stains, a little very, very light marginal browning or spotting. First edition. A very well preserved ephemeral souvenir of the water-cure at Bad Kissingen, offering serious information in palatable form. The drawings, mostly quite busy caricature scenes, are both satirical and affectionate. Thieme-Becker knows no more about Passauer than that he was "Genremaler und Radierer, um 1842", while the life and work of the Cologne-born lithographer, Peter Herwegen [1814-1893], who settled in Munich in 1837, are documented in detail, although the present work is not mentioned.
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Keywords: Ianweb Ian Bad Kissingen Health Spas Kur Medical History Alternative Medicine Humour German Illustrated Cartoons Caricature.

 
RENNIE, DAVID FIELD,
Bhotan and the Story of the Dooar War.
0. 1866. Including Sketches of a Three Months' Residence in the Himalayas, and Narrative of a Visit to Bhotan in May 1865. London, John Murray, 1866; xxiv, [ii], 408pp. 32pp. advertisements (dated January 1866}, with frontispiece, title-vignette, 8 plates, and folding map; publisher's green cloth embossed in gilt and blind, red endpapers (by Edmonds and Remnant, with their ticket); a little loss of colour on the joints, with slight cracks at their extreme base, tiny discolored patch on edge of rear board, very short tear in lower margin of last page, the (not integral) advertisement leaf for Rennie's "The English Embassy in China" (tipped in at the front), torn at the margin with slight loss. An excellent copy of the scarce first edition.
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Keywords: Ianweb Bhotan Bhutan India Exploration Military History British Empire History of Medicine Rare Travel Ian

 
ROENTGEN, WILHELM,
Eine Neue Art Von Strahlen
Meeuws. Facsimile edition of the Würzburg 1895 edition (Verhandlungen der Physik.-Medizin.-Gesellschaft zu Würzburg,December 1895) Oxford, Mouette Press, 1972 (ISBN 0-902672-12-6) 10pp. + added photography of Röntgen. paperwrappers, also wrapped around is a facsimile of the red band, about 2" wide. 0902672126 [postage ?1.50 ] 60 Exemplare uebrig. (ISBN: 0902672126) .
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Keywords: Kieferall Auctiongerman Wim Meeuws X-Rays Xrays Roentgen Rôntgen Radiology Sch1 Roentgenologie Strahlenheilkunde Medical History 0902672126

 
ROEVER, FRIEDRICH,
Hydriasis
0. 1832. odeer die Heilkraft des kalten Wassers. Eine Anweisung, wie durch das kalte Wasser, als das beste Heilmittel, 160 Krankheiten und Koerperfehler gruendlich zu heilen sind. Nebst einem Anhang, wie das kalte Wasser in der Thierarzneikunde anzuwenden sei. Aus alten und neuen Schriften zusammengetragen und in alphabetischer Ordnung gebracht. Leipzig & Naumburg, bei Heinrich Franke, 1832; xiv, 312, [ii] pp.; contemporary marbled boards, gilt label, red edges; spine a little rubbed. A good copy of a rare work. A neat entry in contemporary hand on the front paste-down seems to read "Pincas Livn.", with three neat library numbers added.
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VOLZ, DR. ADOLPH
Die Durch Kothsteine Bedingte Durchbohrung Des Wurmfortsatzes, Die Verkannte Ursache Einer Gefährlichen Peritonitis Und Deren Behandlung Mit Opium
Mueller. Müller'schen Hofbuchhandlung, Carlsruhe, 1846; [4] + 123pp; one plate; bound in half morooco with raised bands dec. in gilt, (endpapers of later date); leather corners missing, min.wear to other extremities, fr. pastedown sl.chafed, t.p. sl.browned, hint of foxing, otherwise good.[DR-1].
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WALLACE, A.F. .
The Progress of Plastic Surgery; an Introductory History
. Oxford, W.A. Meeuws, 1982, paper, xii, 184 pages, as new , paper GM 5768.5. [ see our other entry for the hardback edtiion ].
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WALLACE, A.F.,
The Progress of Plastic Surgery. An Introductory History.
. Oxford: W.A.Meeuws, 1982; xii,184 pp. illus. Mint. hardback in d/j GM 5768.5.
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WALLACE, A.F. .
The Progress of Plastic Surgery; an Introductory History
. Oxford, W.A. Meeuws, 1982, paper, xii, 184 pages, as new , paper GM 5768.5. [ see our other entry for the hardback edtiion ].
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