Medicine

BENNETT, John Hughes. The Present State of the Theory and Practice of Medicine: An Introductory Lecture to the Class of the Institutes of Medicine in the University of Edinbugh. Delivered November 6, 1855. Sutherland and Knox. 1855. First Edition.
23pp, [1]. Sewn self-wraps. Marking to wraps, with vertical crease.
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£ 75.00
BRODIE, Sir Benjamin C. F.R.S.. Psychological Inquiries : In a Series of Essays, Intaended to Illustrate the Mutual Relations of the Physycal Organization and the Mental Faculties.. Longman, Brown.... 1854. First edition.
viii, 264, 24 (advertisements). Publishers original cloth, gilt. Neatly repaired with new end papers.
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£ 50.00
DUNGLISON, Richard J.. The Public Medical Libraries of Philadelphia. J.B. Lippincott & Co. 1871. First Edition.
46pp. Original publisher's printed wraps. Slight marking and foxing to covers, occasionally to text, vertical creasing.
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£ 100.00
HEATH, George Y.. Address in Surgery, Delivered at the Thirty-Eight Annual Meeting of the British Medical Association, Held in Newcastle, August 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th. 1870.. T. Richards, [Reprinted from the British Medical Journal]. [1870]. Offprint.
[2], 18pp. With the colour plate illustrating the results of surgery on three different afflictions of the leg; an amputation through the knee joint, a mal-united fracture and a club foot. Sewn within original publisher's pale-blue paper wraps. Slight creasing, else a fine presentation copy from the author. Inscribed 'H. Lonsdale M.D. With authors Compt.' to head of title, with a short annotation in the same hand relating to the success of lithotomy at Newcastle Infirmary, where the author practised as Surgeon. The original condition of this volume is all the more remarkable given that it was posted, with a half-penny red affixed to verso, postmarked 1870 and addressed to Lonsdale.
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£ 200.00
MANARDO, Giovanni. Joannis Manardi Medici Ferrariensis, Omnium Sua Tempestate Medicorum Citra Controversiam Doctoris Eminentissimi Epistolarum Medicinalium Lib. XX.. Apud Petrum Schoeffer, Germanum Maguntinum. 1542. First Schoffer edition.
[20], 469pp, [3]. With signatures [*]-2, [**]-8, A-Z6, Aa-Pp6, Qq-8. Woodcut printer's device to title, repeated to column. Later speckled vellum, with contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Binding browned at spine, some wear to extremities. Several ink-stamps to title and text, including those of the Library of the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland. Sporadic spotting, occasional light damp-staining, else a particularly crisp copy.
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£ 1,500.00