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Journal of Social Hygiene
New York, American Social Hygiene Association, 3554. First Edition. Hard Cover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Published by the American Social Hygiene Association, this ex-library bound volume contains all nine issues for the year 1933. The tips are unbruised, there is even age-toning to the pages, but neither highlighting nor underlining anywhere. Issue #1 for the year was dedicated to a symposium on the state of venereal disease in the U.S., including "The Part of the Negro Doctor in the Control of Syphilis," "Syphilis and Gonorrhea Patients in Hospitals in the United States," and then a host of other editorials, news, book reviews, and announcements. Bound attractively in library-issue cloth. . . . Very Good/No Dust Jacket,
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Book number: 302975
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1961]
Keywords: Medicine Syphilis public health sexually transmitted diseases

 
PIZZO, PHILIP A. AND CATHERINE M. WILFERT, EDS.
Pediatric Aids: The Challenge of Hiv Infection in Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Philadelphia, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 1998. Third Edition. Hardcover. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Hugely heavy, structurally sound, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy of the 3rd edition. Tips unbruised. Thirty-five or so chapters, complete with illustrations, photographs, notes, index, bibliography. Invaluable reference work. Oversize. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xviii + 849 pp. . . . Fine/No Dust Jacket,
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Book number: 308909
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1961]
Keywords: AIDS HIV infants medicine public health

 
ANDERSON, ROBERT
Magic, Science, and Health: The Aims and Achievements of Medical Anthropology
New York, McGraw-Hill, 1996. . Softcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. Notes, bibliography, index. . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 308918
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 872]
Keywords: medicine culture medical anthropology health culture

 
AUFRECHT, E.
Zur Pathologie Und Therapie Der Arteriosklerose
Wien, Leipzig, Germany, K.U.K. Hoff, 1910. First Edition. Softcover. Size: 16mo 6" - 7" tall. Moderate wear of covers and text-block, some notations to the German language text, covers worn, soiled, penciled notations on rear cover. Housed in a plastic sleeve. 47 pp. . . . Fair
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Book number: 323330
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1089]
Keywords: Medicine|German language

 
BURKE, MICHAEL E.
The Royal College of San Carlos: Surgery and Spanish Medical Reform in the Late Eighteenth Century
Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Dust jacket is fully present, but is showing moderate shelf- and edge-wear, a few closed tears, some rubbing, and some finger-smudging especially to rear panel, etc. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. First Edition in octavo format. xv + 215 pp. . . . Very Good/Good,
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Book number: 329125
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1089]
Keywords: The Royal College of San Carlos|Medical Reform|Spain|Spanish|surgery|college of medicine

 
CAPLAN, ARTHUR
Moral Matters: Ethical Issues in Medicine and the Life Sciences
, John Wiley & Sons, 1994. First Edition. Softcover. Size: 8vo - over 7. Trade paperback in Very Good condition, tightly bound, internally clean. Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Probing essays about morals and ethics in and about biomedicine. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 198 pp. . . . Very Good
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Book number: 314331
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 | £UK 5.5 | JP¥ 763]
Keywords: Ethics|Arthur Caplan|medicine|medical sociology

 
CHAFF, SANDRA L, RUTH HAIMBACH, CAROL FENICHEL, NINA B. WOOODSIDE
Women in Medicine: A Bibliography of the Literature on Women Physicians
Metuchen, New Jersey, The Scarecrow Press, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy, though torqued of spine. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to cover and spine. Notes to final endpaper, book-plate affixed neatly to first endpaper. First Edition, published by The Scarecrow Press, Meuchen, New Jersey, and simultaneously in London. xi + 1,124 pp. Some minor shelf wear. This annotated bibliography is divided into 14 sections (e.g., "Biographies," "Medical Education," "Wartime Activities," etc.), each of which is organized by country. . . . Good
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Book number: 339073
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32 | £UK 27.25 | JP¥ 3813]
Keywords: women in medicine|gender studies|women's studies|medicine|medical history|physicians|women physicians

 
PYRAMID DRUG COMPANY
Important Instructions for Using Pyramid Pile Suppositories
Marshall, Michigan, Pyramid Drug Company, . First Edition. Softcover. Size: 16mo 6" - 7" tall. Constipation may breed piles . . . Read the other side of this sheet." Intact, undated, only lightly worn broadsheet instruction pamphlet (for suppositories, pills, and ointment!) presented by the Pyramid Drug Company. Relief available in nine languages: English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, Norwegian, Swedish, Polish, and Hebrew. Stored in a protective plastic sleeve. 4 pp. . . . Good
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Book number: 343471
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 872]
Keywords: health|medicine|piles|suppositories|Pyramid Drug Company

 
CUSHING, HARVEY
The Pituitary Body and Its Disorders
Birmingham, Alabama, Classics of Medicine Library, 1979. Special Limited Edition. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. An especially handsome copy (#2137 of a limited edition), yet another fine contribution to the series, The Classics of Medicine Library - Gryphon Editions, published in Birmingham, Alabama, and handsomely produced up to their usual high standards, taking classics from medicine and society, from laboratory and surgical clinics, from the Ancient Greeks and Egyptians to the late 19th and early 20th centuries, printing in facsimile, and typically also with scholarly edifice, including full bibliography, index, notes and illustrations where first published, sometimes also with scholarly commentary on the provenance and meaning of the original manuscript. Sterling condition hardcover copy bound in rich blue leather with raised bands and gilt lettering to covers and spine and lovely illustrations, silk ribbon bookmark sewn in, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Apparently unread, spine still crackles. 341 pp. Previous owner's bookplate neatly affixed to the decorated endpapers. . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 340946
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.25 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2288]
Keywords: Harvey Cushing|Classics of Medicine Library|pituitary gland|medical history|medicine|history of medicine

 
BLACKFAN, KENNETH D. AND LOUIS K. DIAMOND
Atlas of the Blood in Children
New York, The Commonwealth Fund, 1945. Second Printing. Hardcover. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Meticulously illustrated overview of hematology states in infancy and childhood. Full-color and black-and-white illustrations with detailed descriptions. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Salmon-colored covers with gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Light chipping to spine head and foot. 320 pp. including 70 color plates and Index. . . . Near Fine/Very Good,
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Book number: 341250
USD 32.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.25 | £UK 25 | JP¥ 3486]
Keywords: hematology|medicine|pediatrics|Kenneth D. Blackfan|Louis K. Diamond|C. Merrill Leister

 
DEANS, G.T., R.A.J. SPENCE, AND A.H.G. LOVE, EDS.
Colorectal Diseases for Physicians & Surgeons
New York, Oxford Medical Publications, 1997. . . Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Professional medical text, brand-new, still in shrink-wrap, neither shelf- nor edge-worn, neither sunned nor marked as a remainder. Dark green covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 319 pp. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs and illustrations. . . . New
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Book number: 341175
USD 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 2070]
Keywords: medicine|colorectal disease|Oxford Medical|G.T. Deans|R.A.J. Spence|A.H.G. Love

 
DONATI, LUIGI
La Malattia Da Ustione: Terapia Medica, Chirurgica E Riabilitativa
Milano, Tamburini Editore, 1975. . Softcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by the author at the first free endpaper, inscribed warmly. Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Italian language text, and with collaboration by a number of other Italian medical specialists. xi + 201 pp. . Signed by Author. . Near Fine
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Book number: 329541
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2724]
Keywords: Italian language|medicine|rehabilitation|burn treatment

 
HUSTON, JAMES E. AND L.DARLENE LANKA
Perimenopause: Changes in Women's Health After 35
Oakland, California, New Harbinger Publications, 1997. . Softcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. One author is director of women's health for Kaiser-Permanente Medical Center, and the other specializes in Ob/Gyn issues. . . . Fine
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Book number: 313781
USD 5.60 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 | £UK 4.5 | JP¥ 610]
Keywords: Women's Health Reproduction Health Medicine Healing Gynecology

 
EBERSON, FREDERICK
The Microbe's Challenge
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Jaques Cattell Press, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Black cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine, gilt illustration to cover and spine, rubbed, and with moderate wear to covers. Review notice laid in, being a typescript letter from the publisher to the editor of Nature Notes. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Fine frontis portrait in black-and-white of Louis Pasteur. viii + 354 pp. . . . Very Good
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Book number: 338487
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1198]
Keywords: microbes|illness|disease|Frederick Eberson

 
EMMETT, EDWARD A.
Health Problems of Health Care Workers
Philadelphia, Hanley & Belfus, inc., 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Grey cloth covers with silvery red lettering to covers and spine. Volume 2, Number 3 of the journal Academic Medicine. Ex-library copy, but with only two ink-stamps to show for it, else about Near Fine. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 329120
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1089]
Keywords: Occupational Medicine|public health|health care workers

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