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Whittaker's Anatomical Model: A Pictorial Representation of the Human Frame and its Organs

By: Dr. Schmidt, William S. Furneaux

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Whittaker: c. 1900

Edition: First English language edition

Seller ID: 347

Condition: Poor


New York: Thomas Whittaker, c. 1900. First English language edition. Poor. New York: Thomas Whittaker, c. 1900. First English language edition. Poor. Dr. Schmidt, William S. Furneaux. Whittaker's Anatomical Model: A Pictorial Representation of the Human Frame and its Organs. New York: Thomas Whittaker (printed in Germany), c.1890-1900 (date based on Furneaux's other works), presumed first English edition. Decorative paper-covered boards over red cloth spine, 10 inches by 7 ½ inches, pp. 16 plus multi-fold anatomical model inside rear cover. Covers show heavy wear and chipping to the edg... View more info

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Russian Physicians in an Era of Reform and Revolution, 1856-1905

By: Friden, Nancy Mandelker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1981

Seller ID: 2215

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, red cloth with gilt spine titles in a black panel, 16 by 24 cm, xvii 378 pp. Very good with bumping at the head of the spine, faint foxing on the top edge of the textblock, and a tiny remainder dot on the bottom edge. The jacket is fair with spots of rubbing (especially on the spine), several tears (some with old tape repairs on the back), and a chip at the head of the spine panel. No writing, highlighting or names. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. “The history of the medical profession in pre-Revolutionary Russia examines an influential segment of t... View more info

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Poems by Thomas Hood - With Fore-Edge Paining of an Amputation by Martin Frost, foredge

By: Hood, Thomas.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon & Co.: 1860

Edition: 12th

Seller ID: 1245

Condition: Very Good +


Hood, Thomas. Poems by Thomas Hood. London: Edward Moxon & Co., 1860, 12th edition. Textured burnt orange leather with slightly dulled gilt spine titles, all edges gilt, gilt turn-ins, 10.5 cm by 16.8 cm, x [1] 388 pp. Features a 2005 fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of an amputation, titled “Early Surgery” in the style of Thomas Rowlandson. Light wear at corners and hinges and one signature is minutely off-set (does not affect fore-edge painting). Remnants of an old bookseller label on front pastedown. Martin Frost was featured in the May/June 2008 issue of Fine Books & Collection... View more info

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A History of Social Psychology: From the Eighteenth-Century Enlightenment to the Second World War

By: Jahoda, Gustav

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3393

ISBN: 0521868289

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with glossy, illustrated boards, 18 by 25.2 cm, ix 242 pp. Unread copy with light shelf wear to the covers and corners. “The term 'social psychology' was first established in the 1860s but the issues surrounding the subject have evolved over a much longer period. This book follows the history of the discipline over two and a half centuries, demonstrating the links between early and current thought. The first attempts at empirical approaches were made in France during the Enlightenment whilst some modern ideas were also being anticipated in Scotland. The search for laws of mind an... View more info

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Fantastic Antone Grows Up: Adolescents and Adults with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

By: Kleinfeld, Judith; Barbara Morse; Siobhan Wescott, eds.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fairbanks, AK, University of Alaska Press: 2000

Seller ID: 3335

Condition: Very Good


Wraps, 15.2 by 22.9 cm, xviii 423 pp. Very good with only minor wear to the wraps. From the publisher: “Fantastic Antone Grows Up is a field guide to life with an adolescent or young adult with fetal alcohol syndrome/effects. Under the best of circumstances, adolescence is a trying time for young people and their families. The budding adult seeks independence and autonomy while the resistant child within longs for protection and structure; questions about sexuality and work, social commitments, and solitary accomplishments loom large and can create a family battlefield. For the challeng... View more info

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The CIBA Collection of Medical Illustrations Volume 2: A Compilation of Paintings on the Normal and Pathologic Anatomy of the Reproductive System

By: Netter, Frank; Ernst Oppenheimer, editor; John Rock; foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summit, New Jersey, CIBA Pharmaceutical Products, Inc.: 1954

Seller ID: 2282

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, moss green cloth with gilt spine titles and gilt cover titles in black panel, 24.5 by 31.7 cm, xvi 286 pp., heavily illus. with full-color plates. Hardcover is very good with faint corner wear and a light musty odor. The jacket is poor with several large tears, creases and chips (now is a mylar sleeve). The second volume of Netter’s well-done medical illustrations, focusing on the reproductive system. Many of the plates are disturbing, even horrific for those not in the field. At the same time, they portray an artistic sensibility that Netter had mastered. ... View more info

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The Collected Essays of Sir William Osler, Volume III: The Historical and Biographical Essays

By: Osler, William; John P. McGovern and Charles G. Roland, eds., intro.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1985

Seller ID: 3059

Condition: Near Fine


No. 1495 in an unstated edition. Full black leather with gilt spine and cover titles and decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon bookmark, 20.5 by 27.5 cm, color frontis, 643 pp. Near fine, unread copy with only faint signs of shelf wear and some very minor scratches and dings. The numbered subscriber bookplate has been tipped in upside-down on the rear free endpaper. A wide variety of Osler’s major articles, obituaries, letters, and short stories, including “Illustrations of the Book-Worm” from 1917. View more info

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Contemporary Targeted Therapies in Rheumatology

By: Peter E. Lipsky (Editor ), Josef S. Smolen (Editor )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Informa Healthcare: 2007

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 28

ISBN: 1841844845

Condition: Near Fine


Informa Healthcare, 2007. First edition. Near Fine. Informa Healthcare, 2007. First edition. Near Fine. Unread copy with only faint shelf wear. No writing, names, or bookplate. First Edition. View more info