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  1. 1.A HISTORY OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY. Edited by A. Earl Walker. Baltimore, 1951. 4to., pp.xii, 583, dw, vg.
    GM 5017 Includes a bibliogrphy of 2371     $175.00

  2. 2.Als A letter from Dr. C.C. Cavindish to an unknown person regarding sending a Dr. Wilson to help with a problem of a Cholera outbreak.   Burlington House Jan 2/1849     $45.00

  3. 3.A NEW SYNDROME - Two articles in NEJM December 18, 1980: Davis, Jeffrey P. et.al. Toxic-Shock Syndrome pp.1429-1435; Shands, Kaathryn N. et.al. Toxic-Shock Syndrome in Menstruating Women. pp.1436-1442, Vol. 303, No. 25 complete.      $25.00

  4. 4.BAILEY, PEARCE - Diseases of the Nervous System Resulting From Accident and Injury. New York, 1906. 8vo., pp.xii, 627, 94 illustrations. A physician of many accomplishments , Dr. Bailey was ne of the founders on the N.Y. Neurological Institute, The Charaka Club and headed the army’s Neuro-Pshychiatric Service in WW I.$40.00

  5. 5.BARTHOLOW, ROBERTS - A Practical Treatise on Materia Medica and Therapeutics. Third Edition. New York, 1880. 8vo., pp.xvi, 595, cont. calf . In addition to various medicines, Bartholow has sections on Heat, massage, electricity, acupuncture and blood letting.
    Bartholow was the first to stimulate electrically the cerebral cortex in a conscious human, producing muscular contractions of the contralateral extremities and on increasing the current a focal convulsion occurred, (DeJong; McHenry) He reported this daring experiment in 1874. See GM 1406.1. This is noted on pp.267 in this edition. $60.00

  6. 6.BARTLETT, ELISHA - The History, Diagnosis, and Treatment of the Fevers of the United States. Third Edition. Philadelphia, 1852. 8vo., pp.xxv, 49-595, contemporary calf, a vg copy.
    Cushing B130 (4th. ed.); Iowa1652              $150.00        

  7. 7.BELL, CHARLES - The Hand Its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as Evincing Design. Second Edition. London, William Pickering, 1833. 8vo., pp.xvi, 314, Illus. , Half title present. Later 3/4 calf. Brit.Med.Lib. stamp on 1/2 title. 
    Cushing B258 (3rd Ed.); Osler 1994 (4th. Ed.) $225.00

  8. 8.BELL, SIR CHARLES - Letters of Sir Charles Bell, Selected From His Correspondence with his Brother GEORGE JOSEPH BELL. London, John Murray, 1870. 8vo., pp.xiii, 434, half-title, 3 drawings by Bell, polished contemporary calf binding, raised bands. very scarce.
    Cushing B261       $400.00

  9. 9.BICK, EDGAR M. - Source Book of Orthopedics. New York, 1968. 8vo., ppxii, 576.
    GM 4482      $35.00

  10. 10.(BLALOCK) - The Papers of Alfred Blalock. Edited by Mark M. Ravitch. Two Volumes. Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins Press, 1966. 4to., pp.lxvi, 1123; 1196-2026. A fine set in slipcase. Dr. Blalock was one of the great American surgeons of the 20th. Century and a pioneer of surgery for congenital heart disease.      $175.00

  11. 11.BRAIN, SIR RUSSELL - William Harvey Neurologist. The Harveian Oration 1919. London, 1959. 8vo., pp.21, vg.     $25.00

  12. 12.BRAMWELL, BYROM - Diseases of the Spinal Cord. Third Edition. Edinburgh, William F. Clay, 1895. 8vo., pp.xii, 659, illus., orig. olive green pebbled cloth, fine.
    GM 4565 (Edinburgh, 1882) The third ed. is thoroughly rewritten and greatly extended.      $200.00

  13. 13.BRAMWELL,, BYROM - Clinical Studies. A Quarterly Journal of Clinical Medicine. Three Volumes. Edinburgh, 1903-04-05. 8vo., pp. iv, 388; iv, 398; iv, 424, Illus., 3/4 calf bindings. Signature on fep of each volume “F. McGaw,MD , 74 Dublin Road, Belfast.
    Bramwell was Physician to the Royal Infirmary and hardly a single student missed his weekly clinics. His cases included neurologic, cardiac and thoracic aorta, gastrological etc.     $60.00

  14. 14.(BRODEL) - Three unpublished drawings of The Anatomy of the Human Ear by the Late MAX BRODEL. Philadelphia and London, 1946. 4to.,, pp.(8), orig. linen binding. The authors note: “In the last decade of his life, Brodel became intensely interested in the problem of good  illustrations of the anatomy of the human ear.     $35.00

  15. 15.(BROWNE, SIR THOMAS) - Browne’s Religio Medici and Digby’s Observations. Oxford, the Clarendon Press, 1909. 8vo., pp.5L, 183, 44, velum binding, some wear. This edition was printed from copies lent by Sir William Osler. Osler 4470            $45.00

  16. 16.(CARDIOLOGY) - The Einthoven String-Galvanometer. Leiden, n.d. 8vo., pp.24, illus., wraps. This booklet contains a description of the Einthoven String-Galvanometer. In 1924 Einthoven received the Nobel Prize for medicine. See GM842      $18.00

  17. 17.CASSERIO, GIULIO - TABULAE ANATOMICAE. and De Formato Foetu Tabulae. Venice, 1627. Facsimile edition by Medicina Rara. See pictures and full description on oldsoiuth.com website.

  18. 18.CHAIN, ERNEST, FLOREY, H. W., et.al. - Penicillin as a Chemotherapeutic Agent. In The Lancet 2, London, 1940. pp.226-28. This issue complete fine in custom folding case. See picture on webpage.
    GM 1934, P.M.M. 420b. Norman 437 Alexander Fleming had discovered the growth-inhibiting action of the
    Penicillium mold on certain bacteria in the 1920’s. Penicillin had little practical value until Chain, Florey and their research team concentrated the drug, producing a stable product suitable for therapeutic use.     $600.00

  19. 19.CHARCOT, JEAN MARTIN - Clinical Lectures on senile and Chronic Diseases. Translated by William S. Tuke. London, The New Sydenham Society, 1881.First English Edition.  8vo., pp. xvi, 307. 6 plates. This book of Charcot’s was first published in 1867. This was the first formal work on old age to appear in English.      $65.00

  20. 20.CHAUVOIS, LOUIS - William Harvey His Life and Times: His Discoveries: His Methods. Foreword by Sir Zachary Cope. London, 1957. 8vo., pp.271, 18 Plates plus line illustrations.     $25.00

  21. 21.CHESELDEN, WILLIAM - OSTEOGRAPHY London, 1803. Facsimile Edition by Medicine Rara. See oldsouth.com website for pictures and full description.

  22. 22.COMBE, GEORGE - A System of Phrenology Fourth Edition. Two Volumes in One. Edinburgh, 1836. 8vo., pp., 933, numerous wood-cut illustrations. 3/4 calf.
    Combe became an advocate of Phrenology after watching Spurzheim dissect a brain. Combe founded The Phrenological Society of Edinburgh. This early concept of  of cerebral localization would lead to the definitive studies of Hitzig and Fritsch.      $80.00

  23. 23.COMRIE, JOHN  D. - History of Scottish Medicine. Second Edition. Two Volumes. London, 1932. 8vo., pp.396 ; 411-852. A fine copy in blue linen with gilt lettering.
    GM 6541; Cushing C368. Traces fully and accurately the history of medicine in Scotland from the earliest times. $60.00

  24. 24.COURVILLE, CYRIL B. - Birth and Brain Damage. An investigation into the problems of antenatal and paranatal anoxia and allied disorders and their relation to the many lesion-complexes residual thereto. Loma linda, 1971. 4to., pp.xxi, 408, slip case, vg.     $30.00

  25. 25.CRILE, GEORGE - Intelligence, Power and Personality. New York1941. 8vo., pp.vi, 347, vg.  $25.00

  26. 26.CROWE, S.J., CUSHING, HARVEY, and HOMANS, JOHN. Experimental Hypophysectomy.  Extracted from Bull. Johns Hopkins Hosp. May 1910, pp.127-169. $35.00   

  27. 27.CUSHING, HARVEY and WEED, LEWIS H. - Studies on Cerebro-Spinal Fluid VIII The Effect of Pituitary Extract Upon Its Secretion (Choroidorrhoea) Reprinted from Amer. J. Physio. January 1915, pp.77-103.
    With:
    Studies on the Cerebro-Spinal Fluid and its Pathway. No.IX Calcareous and Osseous Deposits in the Arachnoidea. Reprinted form Johns Hopk. Hosp. Bull. November, 1915, pp.15, 3 plates.     $45.00

  28. 28.CUSHING, HARVEY - From a Surgeon’s Journal 1915-1918. First Edition. Boston, 1936. 8vo., pp.xxi, 534, vg. Cushing’s WW I experiences in France.     $45.00

  29. 29.CUSHING, HARVEY - “Dyspituitarism” Twenty Years Later with special consideration of the pituitary adenomas. extracted from Arch. Int. Med. April 1933, pp.487-537, wraps.      $40.00

  30. 30.CUSHING, HARVEY - Medicine at the Crossroads. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. May, 1933, pp.27, wraps. The Presidential Address read before the Congress of Physicians and Surgeons at Washington, D.C. 1933.$35.00

  31. 31.(CUSHING) - Harvey Cushing’s Seventieth Birthday Party April 8, 1939. Speeches, Letters, and Tributes. (Springfield) Published for the Harvey Cushing Society, 1939. 8vo., pp.vii, 146, frontis portrait by Deane Keller, dw. Dr. Cushing died on October 7th. while this book was in the press.     $50.00

  32. 32.DANDY, WALTER E. - The Space-Compensating Functions of the Cerebrospinal Fluid-Its Connection with Cerebral Lesions in Epilepsy. Reprinted from the Johns Hopkins Hosp. Bull. Aug. 1923, pp.16.folding plate, wraps.     $35.00

  33. 33.DANDY, WALTER E. - “Avertin” Anesthesia in Neurological Surgery. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. May 1931, pp. 6, wraps.     $20.00

  34. 34.DANDY, WALTER E. - The Effect of Hemisection of the Cochlear Branch of the Human Auditory Nerve. Preliminary Report. Reprinted from Bull. Johns Hopkins Hosp. March 1934, pp.208-210.     $25.00

  35. 35.DANDY, WALTER E. - The Treatment of Recurring attacks of Low Backache Without Sciatica. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. Aug. 1944, pp.12,      $25.00

  36. 36.DAVISON, WILBURT C. - The Complete Pediatrician. Practical, Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Preventive Pediatrics. Sixth Edition. Durham, 1949. 8vo., pp.vi, 256, Index, vg.     $35.00

  37. 37.DEAVER, JOHN B. - Appendicitis - Its History, Anatomy, Clinical Aetiology, Pathology, Symptomatology, Diagnosis, Prognosis, Treatment, Technique of Operation, Complications, and Sequels. Third Edition revised and enlarged. Philadelphia, 1905. 4to., pp.xvii, 492, 64 full page plates, 8 colored.     $50.00

  38. 38.DOYLE, A. CONAN - Round the Red Lamp. Being facts and fancies of medical life. Second American Edition (published the same year as the first edition). New York, 1894. 8vo., pp,iv, 307, orig. gilt dec. red cloth. $125.00

  39. 39.DREWITT, F. DAWTREY - The Romance of the Apothecaries’ Garden at Chelsea. Third Edition. Cambridge, 1928. 8vo., pp.xvii, 175, illus. , 1 folding plate, vg. The first cotton seeds sent to the new Colonies came from the Chelsea Physic Garden.     $40.00

  40. 40.EAGLETON, WELLS P. - Brain Abscess Its Surgical Pathology and Operative Technic. New York, 1922. 8vo., pp. xix, 297, illustrated, vg.      $50.00

  41. 41.ECCLES, JOHN C. and GIBSON, WILLIAM C. - Sherrington His Life and Thought. Berlin, 1979. 8vo., pp.xv., 269, dw., vg.     $30.00

  42. 42.FERRIER, DAVID - The Functions of the Brain. Second Edition, re-written and enlarged. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1886. 8vo., pp.xxiii, 498, orig. green cloth, near fine.
    GM 1409 (London, 1876) Ferrier may be said to have laid the foundation of our knowledge concerning the localization of cerebral function.     $325.00

  43. 43. De Venarum Ostiolis 1603 of Gieronymus Fabricius of Aquapendente (1533-1619) Facsimile edition with introduction, translation, and notes, by K.J. Franklin. Springfield, 1933. 8vo., pp. 98, illus.
    GM 757 Frabricus, teacher of Harvey at Padua discovered the venous valves.      $40.00

  44. 44.FINLAY, CARLOS E. - Carlow Finlay and Yellow Fever. Edited by Morton C. Kahn. New York, Published under the auspices of The Institute of Tropical Medicine of the University of Havana, 1949. 8vo.,  pp.xii, 249, illustrated. Association copy: “To Dr. E.A. Hudson Sincerely yours Gilberto Cepero Habana, Sept. 29, 1951”. Also signed Dr. Pedro Kouri Prof. of Tropical Medicine Universided Habana”. The School of Tropical Medicine is now named “The Pedro Kouri Institute of Tropical Medicine” with a staff of 700.      $150.00

  45. 45.FISK, DOROTHY - Dr. Jenner of Berkeley. London, 1959. 8vo., pp.vii, 288, illustrated with plates. The definitive biography of the great Edward Jenner and the story of vaccination.     $25.00

  46. 46.FOX, SIR THEODORE - Purposes of Medicine. The Harveian Oration 1965. Reprinted from “The Lancet with additions for the Royal College of Physicians. 8vo., pp.15. $10.00

  47. 47.FRANKLIN, J. KENNETH - A Short History of Physiology. Second Edition. London, 1949. 8vo., pp.147, 16 plates of notables in physiology.
    GM 1583, this edition.      $40.00

  48. 48.FULTON, JOHN F. - The Great Medical Bibliographers. A Study in Humanism. Westport, 1951. 8vo., pp.xv, 107, 37 illustrations. Publication No. 26 The Historical Library Yale University School of Medicine.     $35.00

  49. 49.FURLONG, RONALD - Injuries of the Hand. First American Edition. Boston, 1957. 8vo., pp.215, 99 illustrations. Furlong was Asst. Orthopedic Surgeon to St. Thomas Hospital, London.     $30.00

  50. 50.GOWERS, W.R. - Lectures on the Diagnosis of Diseases of the Brain. Delivered at University College Hospital, London. First American Edition. Philadelphia, 1885. 8vo., pp.vii, 246, skillfully re-cased, orig. spine laid down.
    GM  4568 (London, 1885); Iowa 2077     $125.00

  51. 51.GROSS, ROBERT E. - The Surgery of Infancy and Childhood Its Principles and Techniques. Philadelphia & London, 1953. 4to., pp.xxiv, 1000, 1488 illustrations, vg.
    GM 6357.59 Gross developed the speciality of pediatric surgery, inventing numerous operations. This was the first modern comprehensive textbook on the subject. $80.00

  52. 52.GROSS, SAMUEL D. - A System of Surgery; Pathological, Diagnostic, Therapeutic, and Operative. Two Volumes. Philadelphia, Blanchard and Lea, 1859-62. Vol. I Second Ed. 8vo., pp.1062, 1227 engravings; Vol. II  First Ed. 8vo., pp,1198, 936 engravings. Both volumes have been finely rebound in 1/2 calf and marbled boards with original labels laid down. A very nice set.
    GM 5607; Rutkow GS46 Gross”s Surgery is considered one of the most important surgical treatises of its time and was a truly hurculean effort and went through six editions. $1250.00

  53. 53.GUNN, JOHN C. - GUNN’S DOMESTIC MEDICINE or Poor Man’s Friend; Describing in Plain Language, the Diseases of Men, Women, and Children, and the latest and most approved means used in their cure, and is intended expressly for the benefit of families in the Western and Southern States. ....Tenth Edition. Xenia, (Ohio), J.H. Purdy, 1838. 8vo., pp.768, orig. contemporary calf binding, vg.
    Iowa 1619 (1836)  Gunn was a physician in Knoxville, TN when his handbook was first published in 1830. It became enormously popular and was mentioned in
    The adventures of Huckliberry Finn and was used extensively as a reference source by John Steinbeck in East of Eden. $200.00

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  54. 54.HALSTED, WILLAM STEWART - The Results of Radical Operations for the Cure of Cancer of the Breast. Reprinted from Trans. Amer. Surg. Assoc. 1907, pp. 19, wraps.      $35.00

  55. 55.HALSTED, WILLIAM STEWART - The employment og Fine Silk in Preference to Catgut and the Advantages of transfixing issues and Vessels in Controlling Hemorrhage Also an Account of the Introduction of Gloves, Gutta-Percha Tissue and Silver Foil. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. April 1913, pp.24.     $40.00

  56. 56.HAMMOND, WILLIAM A. - On Certain Conditions of Nervous Derangement Somnambulism-Hypnotism-Hysteria-Hysteroid Affections.Third Edition. New York, 1883. 8vo., pp.256, wood-cut illustrations, fine. $45.00

  57. 57.HEAD, HENRY- Studies in Neurology. In Conjunction with W.H.R. Rivers, Gordon Holmes, and others. Two Volumes. London, Henry Frowde, 1920. 4to., pp.ix, 323l; 333-862, illus., orig. red cloth.
    GM 1304; See Iowa 2241 for additional remarks. $150.00

  58. 58.(HEAD) - Henry Head Centenary Number. Brain A Journal of Neurology. Vol. 84, Part IV., 1961. Complete issue with wraps bound in linen binding. 12 papers by and about Head. There is a photograph of Head and Rivers at work in River’s rooms at St. John’s College, Cambridge. $40.00

  59. 59.HERTZLER, ARTHUR E. - Surgical Operations with Local Anesthesia. New York, 1912. 8vo., pp.205, index, illus.     $25.00

  60. 60.HEUER, GEORGE W. - Dr. Halsted. Supplement to Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital February, 1952. Baltimore, 1952. 8vo., pp.105, frontis Portrait (Dandy’s favorite), bound in hard cover linen.     $45.00

  61. 61.HILTON, JOHN - Rest and Pain. Edited by E.Wl Walls and Elliot E. Philipp. Sixth Edition. London G.Bell & Sons, 1950. 8vo., pp.xxxiv, 503, illus. A title page of the original edition “On the Influence of Mechanical and Physiological Rest in the treatment of Accidents and Surgical Diseases, and the diagnostic value of pain” London, 1863. is bound in.
    GM 5609 A surgical classic which accounts for the sixth edition.      $45.00

  62. 62.HISTORICAL  ASPECTS OF THE NEROSCIENCES. A festschrift for Macdonald Critchley. Editors F. Clifford Rose and W.F.Bynum. New York, 1982. 4to., pp.xix, 537, richly illustrated, dw,  fine.      $75.00

  63. 63.HOLLANDER, EUGEN - Die Medizin in der Klassischen Malerei. Second Auflage. Stuttgart, Verlag Von Ferdinand Enke, 1913. 4to., pp. xx, 477, 272 illustrations. Decorative linen binding. A remarkable collections of illustrations of paintings of notable artist from the 15th. on. depicting various medical scenes, barber surgeons operating on the head and extremities, blood letting etc.
    Reynolds 2016 (3rd. Auflage 1923)      $175.00

  64. 64.HORNER, W.E. - Lessons in Practical Anatomy for the Use of Dissections. Philadelphia, Edward Parker, 1823. 8vo., pp. xxxi, 505, nicely re-bound in linen, light foxing on some pages. On page 120 he describes the Tensor Tarsi (Horner’s )muscle supplying the lacrimal apparatus. . GM 1494)      $45.00

  65. 65.HORRAX, GILBERT - Harvey Cushing 1869-1939. In The Diplomate March, 1940, pp. 90-95.      $20.00

  66. 66.KAGAN, SOLOMON R. - Fielding H. Garrison  A Biography. Boston, 1948. 8vo., pp.104. See GM 6408 $35.00

  67. 67.KAHN, EDGAR A. - Journal of a Neurosurgeon. Foreword by Bronson S. Ray. Springfield, 1972/ 8vo., pp.ix, 172, illus., dw. A fascinating account of the author’s training with Dr. Max Peet in the 1930’s and later during WW II and later in his practice in neurosurgery. $25.00

  68. 68.KANAVEL, ALLEN B. - Infections of the Hand. A  Guide to the Surgical Treatment of Acute and Chronic Suppurative Processes in the Fingers, Hand and Forearm. Third Edition. Philadelphia, 1916. 8vo., pp.499, 161 engravings.
    GM 4386.01 The first comprehensive treatise on hand surgery.      $50.00

  69. 69.KEEN, W.W. - Remarks on Operations on the Gasserian Ganglion with a Report of Five Additional Cases. Reprinted from Amer. J. Med. Sci. January, 1896, pp. 16, wraps.      $35.00

  70. 70.KEEN, W.W. and SWEET, WM. M. - A Case of Gunshot Wound of the Brain in Which the Roentgen Rays Showed the Presence of Eight Fragments of the Bullet. Localization by Sweet’s method made operation inadvisable. With a Description of an Improved Apparatus for Localization of Foreign Bodies. Reprinted from Amer. J. Med. Sci. July, 1903, pp.10, 8 figs.      $45.00

  71. 71.LaWALL,CHARLES H. - Four Thousand Years of Pharmacy. An outline history of pharmacy and the allied sciences. Philadelphia, 1927. 8vo., pp.xv, 665, 64 leaves of plates, facsimile., ports.
    Reynolds 2-1052       $50.00

  72. 72.MILLS, CHARLES K. - The Surgery of Brain Tumors From the Point of View of the Neurologist, With Notes of a Recent Case. Reprinted from Phila. Med. J., Nov. 1902, pp. 20, wraps.      $45.00

  73. 73.MILLS, CHARLES K. - The Cerebral Centers for Taste and Smell and the Uncinate Group of Fits. Based on the Study of a Case of Tumor of the Temporal Lobe With Necropsy. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. Sept., 1908, pp.19, wraps.      $40.00

  74. 74.MITCHELL, S. WEIR and RHEIN, J.H. WALLACE - A Clinical Re-Examination of Chorea. Reprinted from Phil. Med. J., January 1898, pp.10      $20.00

  75. 75.MITCHELL, S. WEIR - Doctor and Patient. Fourth Edition. Philadelphia, 1904. 8vo., pp.177, orig. binding like new.     . $60.00

  76. 76.MOYNIHAN, SIR BERKELEY - American Addresses. Philadelphia, 1917. 8vo., pp.143. Five papers read in Chicago in Oct. and Nov.,1917 before the American College of Surgeons relating to WW I surgery. $45.00

  77. 77.MORTON, LESLIE T. - A Medical Bibliography (Garrison and Morton). An annotated check-list of texts illustrating the history of medicine. Fourth Edition. Aldershot, 1983. 8vo., pp. xii, 1000. An essential reference for the medical book collector.      $50.00

      THE FIRST HOSPITAL IN AMERICA

  78. 78.MORTON, THOMAS G. - The History of the Pennsylvania Hospital 1751-1895. Assisted by Frank Woodbury. Philadelphia, 1895. 4to., pp. viii, 575, numerous illustrations. This book is especially important in the account of medicine in early America, describing the physicians and the diseases they treated. (A side note , Morton was one of the first surgeons to successfully operate for appendicitis in 1887. The case was reported by Woodbury).
    Cushing M534; Reynolds 2881      $90.00

  79. 79.OLIVER, LESLIE C. - Parkinson’s Disease and its Surgical Treatment. London, 1953. 8vo., pp.viii, 87, illustrated, dw,  vg. Laid in is a reprint by the same author “Surgery in Parkinson’s Disease. Division of Lateral Pyramidal Tract for Tremor”. Reprinted from The Lancet, May1949.                                                          $30.00

  80. 80.ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY OF INJURIES. Edited by Sir.. Robert Jones. First Edition. Two Volumes. London, 1921. 4to., pp. xv, 540; viii, 692. Hundreds of illustrations. Contributors include the leading British orthopedic surgeons, neurologists, and neurosurgeons of time. The first chapter is “The Principles and Practice of Hugh Owen Thomas. Near fine in original binding.
    Reynolds 2251      $110.00

  81. 81.OSLER, WILLIAM - British Medicine in Greater Britain. The Address in Medicine at the British Medical Association Montreal Meeting. Reprinted from Montreal Med. J., Sept. 1897, pp.18, wraps.     $30.00

  82. 82.OSLER, WILLIAM - Notes on Aneurism. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. June, 1902, pp.12, wraps.      $35.00

  83. 83.OSLER, WILLIAM - Science and Immortality. The Ingersoll Lecture, 1904. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1904, 12mo., pp.54, orig. blue cloth, fine.
    Cushing O107       $100.00

  84. 84.OSLER, WILLIAM - The Coming of Age of Internal Medicine in America. Reprinted from International Clinics, 1915, pp.5, wraps      $30.00

  85. 85.(OSLER) - BIBLIOTHECA OSLERIANA. A Catalogue of Books  Illustrating The History of Medicine and Science Collected, Arranged, and Annotated by Sir William Osler and Bequeathed to McGill University. First Edition. Edited by W.W. Francis, R.H. Hill, and Archibald Malloch. Oxford, The Clarendon Press, 1929. 4to., pp.xxxv, 785, corrigenda, Oxford blue cloth binding. Irving A. Beck’s copy with his bookplate.
    GM 6772           $475.00

  86. 86.(OSLER) - Sir William Osler Aphorisms From His Bedside Teachings and Writings. First Edition. Collected by Robert Bennett Bean and edited by William Bennett Bean. New York, 1950. Inscribed “ William B. Bean To Sir. Arthur S. MacNalty with regards and good wishes”. Two great Oslerians. Laid in a reprint by Bean “Origin of the Term ‘Internal Medicine’”, dw. $150.00

  87. 87.(OSLER) - Sir William Osler 1849-1919. A Selection for Medical Students. Edited and with an Introduction by Charles G. Roland. Toronto, 1982. 8vo., pp.vii, 114, (2), dw, fine.      $30.00

  88. 88.(OSLER) - William Osler- The Germanic Connection. Edited by Harold M. Malkin. Berkeley, (1994). 8vo., pp.95, stiff wraps, vg. This work consists of 12 letters Osler wrote to colleagues in North America during the period 1874-1908.     $20.00

  89. 89.PACKARD, FRANCIS R. - History of Medicine in the United States. Two Volumes. New York, 1931. 8vo., pp.xxv, 656; xi, 659-1323, 103 illustrations, fine.
    GM 6590 The authoritative source-book of the history of medicine in the United States.      $125.00

  90. 90.PENFIELD, WILDER - To Cultivate the Groves of Academus. Reprinted from Canadian Med. Assoc. J. July, 1961, pp. 5, wraps.     $15.00

  91. 91.PENFIELD, WILDER - The Difficult Art of Giving. The Epic of Alan Gregg. Boston, 1967. 8vo., pp.xiv, 414, illus., dw., vg.      $30.00

  92. 92.REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES. 1913, corrected to April 15, 1917. Washington, G.P.O., 1917. 8vo., pp.416. Medical Department Article LXXIV. Covers Contract surgeons, The Dental Corps; The Hospital Corps; Nurse Corps (female); Garrison service, ambulances; Field service; General Hospitals etc. pp. 284-301, vg.     $40.00

  93. 93.RICHARDSON, SIR BENJAMIN WARD - Disciples of Aesculapius. Two Volumes. First Edition. London, Hutchinson & Co., 1900. 8vo., pp.viii, 424; viii, 425-827. Original green cloth dec in gilt, Illustrated, vg.
    GM 6721; Cushing R143 (New York, 1901); Waller 16187. This set is one of the finest texts on the history of medicine. Scarce.     $250.00

  94. 94.ROMBERG, MORITZ HEINRICH - A Manual of the Nervous Diseases of Man. First English Edition. Translated and Edited by Edward H. Sieveking. Two Volumes. London, The Sydenham Society, 1853. 8vo., pp.xvi, 368; viii, 450, orig. embossed cloth dec in gilt, vg.
    GM 4528 Romberg inaugurated the modern era in the study of diseases of the nervous system. On page 396, Vol.II is to be found the original  description of “Ronberg’s Sign”, pathognomonic of tabes dorsalis.     $475.00

  95. 95.ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND. A Record of the Years from 1901 to 1950. London, 1951. 8vo.., pp.79, illus., gilt dec. maroon cloth.      $15.00

  96. 96.(RUSH) - The Autobiography of Benjamin Rush His “Travels Through Life” together with his Commonplace Book for 1789-1813. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by GEORGE W. CORNER. Princeton, 1948. 8vo., pp. 399, vg.     $35.00

  97. 97.RUSSELL, DOROTHY S. - Observations on the Pathology of Hydrocephalus. London, 1949. 8vo., pp.vi, 138, illus.      $35.00

  98. 98.SLEMONS, J. MORRIS - JOHN WHITRIDGE WILLIAMS Academic Aspects and Bibliography. Baltimore, 1935. 8vo., pp.xii, 109, frontis port. $    18.00

  99. 99.SACHS, ERNEST - The Diagnosis and Treatment of Brain Tumors. First English Edition. London, Henry Kimpton, 1931. 4to., pp. 396, 224 Illustrations, including 10 in colors. vg.                                                     $175.00

  100. 100.SCIENTIFIC FOUNDATIONS OF NEUROLOGY. Edited by Macdonald Critchley, James l. O’Leary and Bryan Jennett. Bath, 1972. 4to., pp.xiii, 502, dw., vg.     $30.00

  101. 101.SEMI-CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY VOLUME OF THE AMERICAN NEUROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION 1875-1924. Edited by Frederick Tilney and Smith Ely Jelliffe. Albany, 1924. 4to., pp.651, Vignettes of neurologists of the period with extensive bibliography.
    Cushing A160 Very Scarce          $150.00

  102. 102.SMITHERS, DAVID WALDRON - This Idle Trade - Doctors Who were Writers. Turnbridge Wells,1989. 8vo., pp. 272, dw. fine. The author describes 11 physician writers including John Locke, John Keats, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Somerset Maugham and others. $40.00

  103. 103.SPURLING R. GLEN - Lesions of the Cervical Intervertebral Disc. Springfield,1956. 8vo., pp.xi, 134, dw., vg.     $30.00

  104. 104.TARLOV, I.M. - Sacral Nerve-Root Cysts Another Cause of the Sciatic or Cauda Equina Syndrome. Springfield,1953. 8vo., pp.xi, 134, illus., dw, vg.      $25.00

  105. 105.THE PRECENTRAL MOTOR CORTEX. Edited by PAUL C. BUCY. Urbana, 1944. 4to., pp.xvi, 605, illustrated, vg.       $30.00

  106. 106.THORNTON, JOHN L. - Medical Books, Libraries and Collectors. A Study of bibliography and the book trade in relation to the medical sciences. Introduction by GEOFFREY L. KEYNES. London, 1949. 8vo., pp.xviii, 293. The author describes important medical books from medical incunabula up through the 19th. C. together with important medical libraries. vg.      $40.00

  107. 107.(TROTTER) - The Collected Papers of Wilfred Trotter, F.R.S. London, 1941.8vo., pp.191, vg. in gilt stamped blue linen. Trotter was a British surgeon and a pioneer neurosurgeon. This book is an anthology of his final publications Including “A Landmark in Modern Neurology” in commemoration of Sir Rickman Godlee’s pioneer operation in 1884 and the second Victor Horsley Memorial Lecture to the BMA in 1926.     $40.00

  108. 108.TROUSSEAU, A and PIDOUX, H. - Treatise on Therapeutics. Three Volumes. Ninth Eition revised and enlarged by Constantine Paul. New York, 1880. 8vo., pp. 302,299.379. An encyclopedic listing of all drugs and pharmaceutical agents and their specific uses in the mid 19th. century. Trousseau died in 1867.      $40.00

  109. 109.TRUAX, CHARLES - The Mechanics of Surgery. Detailed Descriptions, Illustrations,  and Lists of the Instruments, Appliances and Furniture Necessary in Modern Surgical Art. Chicago, 1899. 8vo., pp.1022, lacking the last page of index.
    GM  5622.1; Reynolds 2-1756; Rutkow  GS189 “The most comprehensive  and authoritative book ever publised on 19th century American surgical instruments and their usage.     $200.00

  110. 110.WEISENBURG, THEODORE H. - Lectures Delivered by Theodore H. Weinsenburg, M.D. Before the First Class in Neurological Surgery in the United States at The University of Pennsylvania 1918 4to., pp.161, 18, plates, stiff wraps. pages printed on paper similar to mimeograph. . At the beginning of WW I surgeons were given a refresher course in neurosurgery at the University of Pennsylvania under Francis Grant and at the New York Neurologic Institute under Charles Elsberg. This is a very scarce work as very few have survived.     $80.00

  111. 111.WIDDESS, J.D.H. - An Account of the Schools of Surgery Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin 1789-1948. Baltimore, 1919. 8vo., pp.107, illus. sm. lib. stamp on title. Osler in his essay “The School of Physic, Dublin” in his Men and Books  stated “ In the first half of the nineteenth century the Dublin School reached a zenith of world-wide fame in medicine, midwifery, and surgery.               $35.00   

  112. 112.WILLIS, FREDRICK A. and KEYS, THOMAS E.  - Cardiac Classics A Collection of Classic Works on the Heart and Circulation with a Comprehensive Biographic Accounts of the Authors. First Edition. 52 Contributions by 51 Authors. St. Louis, 1941. 4to., pp.xix, 858, 103 illustrations.
    GM 3158       $75.00   

  113. 113.WILSON, S.A. KINNIER - Neurology. Edited by A. Ninian Bruce. First American Edition. Two Volumes . 4to., pp.xxxvi, 751; 753-1813, orig. red cloth, fine.
    GM 4614 Wilson made his mark in neurology at the age of 33 with the publication of his doctorial thesis on “Progressive Lenticular Degeneration”. Wilson died before this monumental work was completed and it was edited by A.N. Bruce. McHenry felt this was the greatest  text on neurology since Oppenheim’s.                        $225.00

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  1. 114.ABERNETHY, JOHN - Surgical Observations. Two Volumes. First American Edition. Philadelphia, Thomas Dobson, 1811. Vol. I On The constitutional Origin and Treatment of Local Diseases; and on Aneurisms. On. Diseases Resembling Syphilis; and on Diseased of the Urethra. Vol. II On Injuries of the Head and on Miscellaneous Subjects. 8vo., pp.299, orig. tree-calf bindings.
    GM 5584 (London, 1809-10); Cushing A13; Iowa 1194; Austin 3.                       $300.00

  2. 115.AN AMERICAN TEXT-BOOK OF GYNECOLOGY. Second Edition. Edited by J.M. Baldy. Philadelphia, 1898. 4to., pp.718, 341 illustrations and 38 colored and half-tone plates.                   $35.00

  3. 116.BASHFORD, H.H. - The Harley Street Calendar. London, Constable & Co., 1929. 8vo., pp.272. A treatise of 11 essays of famous English physicians from Gilbert in the 12th. century up to William Osler.
    Cushing B147          $25.00
           

  4. 117.BASTIAN, H. CHARLTON - On the Symptomatology of Total Transverse Lesions of the Spinal Cord; with special reference to the condition of the various reflexes. Reprinted from Med. Chir. Trans. 1890, pp..151-217. Bound in linen, lettered in gilt.
    GM 4577 “Bastian’s law” , transverse lesion of the cord above the lumbar enlargement results in the abolition of the tendon reflexes of the lower extremities.     $45.00

  5. 118.BEAUMONT, WILLIAM  Experiments and observations on the Gastric Juice and The Digestion. Facsimile of the original edition of 1833, with a biographical essay by Sir William Osler. Boston, 1929. 8vo., pp.xi, 279. $30.00

  6. 119.BELL, SIR CHARLES - Animal Mechanics or proofs of design in the animal frame. The perfection of design in the  bones of the head, spine, and chest....
    Together with:
    WYMAN,, JEFFRIES - Animal Mechanics on the cancellated structure of some of the bones of the human body or of those bones which have a definite relation to the erect position which is naturally assumed by man alone. Cambridge, The Riverside Press, 1902. 8vo., pp.xi, 135.                  $125.00

  7. 120.BING, ROBERT - Compendium of Regional Diagnosis in Affections of the Brain and Spinal Cord. Third American Edition. St. Louis, 1929. 4to., pp.xviii, 204, 102 illustrations. This is one of the very best texts illustrating the various nerves and tracts in the central nervous system correlated with diseases and injuries of the central nervous system.                  $35.00

  8. 121.BRAIN, SIR RUSSELL - The Nature of Experience. The Riddell Memorial Lectures delivered at King’s College in the University of Durham, May 1958. London, 1959. 8vo., pp.73, dw. After touching on the clinical data of hallucination....he extends his scope to consider not only the visual arts but also poetry and religion.  $15.00

  9. 122.BULLOCH, WILLIAM - The History of Bacteriology. Heath Clark Lecture 1936 delivered at The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. London, 1938. (first reprint, 1960) 8vo., xii, 422.
    GM 2580  This pioneering and classic history includes brief biographical notes of the more important workers, and an extensive bibliography.          $40.00

  10. 123.BURR, ANNA ROBESON - Weir Mitchell His Life and Letters. New York, 1929. 4to., pp.xii, 424, 28 full-page illustrations. A definitive and intimate account of the great neurologist and novelist.
    Cushing B870              $50.00

  11. 124.ECCLES, JOHN CAREW - The Physiology of Nerve Cells. Baltimore, 1964. 8vo., pp.ix, 270, ex.lib.  $15.00

  12. 125.(CARDIOLOGY) - VESELL, HARRY - A Collection of 34 reprints mainly on cardiac arrythemias, 1926-1968 from the Beth Israel Hospital, New York. Bound in one volume.                  $40.00

  13. 126.CIBA SYMPOSIA - FOUR NUMBERS. The Dream, 1948; Hashish, 1946; Cremation, 1951; French Psychiatry of the 18th. C.              $25.00

  14. 127.CONNOR, CHARLES L. and CUSHING, HARVEY - Diffuse Tumors of the Leptomenings. Two cases in which the process was revealed only by the microscope. Reprinted from Arch. Path. and Lab. Med. March, 1927, pp.19, wraps.                  $35.00

  15. 128.CRILE, GEORGE - Practical Aspects of Thyroid Disease. Philadelphia, 1949. 8vo., pp.xviii, 355. Laid in is a brochure on Tapazole for treatment of hyperthyroidism by Eli Lilly.                 $18.00

  16. 129.CRITCHLEY,, MACDONALD -The Parietal Lobes. London, Edward Arnold, 1953. 8vo., pp.vii, 480, scarce with dust jacket. Book review from Brit.Med. J. laid in.
    GM 4615.3 Defines for the first time the various functions of the parietal lobes.              $250.00

  17. 130.CROWE, FRANK W, et.al. A Clinical, Pathological, and Genetic Study of Multiple Neurofibromatosis. Springfield, 1956. 8vo., pp.ix, 181, dw., vg.         $35.00

  18. 131.CULPEPPER, NICHOLAS - The English Physician Enlarged. With three hundred and sixty-nine Medicines made of English Herbs, That are not in any Impression until This. London, J. Scatcherd, J. Walker, W. lowndes, (1790). 12mo., b7, 348, contemporary calf binding.
    Cushing C588 (1790?); Wellcome II,  p.415 (c 1800). $175.00

  19. 132.CUSHING, HARVEY - Hereditary Anchylosis of the Proximal Phalangeal Joints (Symphalangism). Reprinted from Genetics January, 1916, pp.90-106, 1 folding chart, wraps.   $25.00

               

  1. 133.CUSHING, HARVEY - Further Concerning a Parasympathetic Center in the Interbrain. VII The Effect of Intraventricularly - Injected Histamine. In: Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. July, 1932, pp.500-510, wraps.      $25.00

  2. 134.DANA, CHARLES L. - The Peaks of Medical History. An outline of the evolution of medicine. New York, 1926.  8vo. pp.105                                              $35.00

  3. 135.DANDY, WALTER E. - Benign Tumors in the Third Ventricle of the Brain: Diagnosis and Treatment. Springfield, 1933. 8vo.,  pp.171, 120 illustrations, 4 folding charts. Theodore Erickson’s copy.      $300.00

  4. 136.DANDY, WALTER E. - Meniere’s Disease. Symptooms, Objective Findings and Treatment in Forty-Two Cases. Reprinted from Arch. Otolaryng. July 1934, pp. 30, illus., folding chart, wraps, vg.
    GM 3406 Dandy’s operation for releif of Meniere’s Syndrome.                  $50.00
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  5. 137.DANDY, WALTER E. - Intracranial Arterial
    Aneurysms in the Carotid Canal. Reprinted from the Arch. Surg. September, 1942. Pp.16.          $30.00

  6. 138.DANDY, WALTER E. - Diagnosis and Treatment of Strictures of the Aqueduct of Sylvius (Causing Hydorcephalus)  Reprinted from Arch. Surg. July, 1945, pp.11.                 $35.00

  7. 139.DANDY, WALTER E. - Surgery of the Brain. In Lewis’ Practice of Surgery. Vol XII. Hagerstown, 1969, pp.671, beautifully illustrated. This is a latter printing of the First printing of 1932. This work superseded Cushing’s “Surgery of the Head” and was the standard neurosurgery text before and after WW II.          $50.00

  8. 140.(De Carro) - Letters of Jean De Carro to Alexander Marcet 1794-1817. Edited with an introduction by Henry E. Sigerist. Baltimore, 1950. pp.78, wraps. Supplements to Bull. Hist. Med. No. 12. These letters are important.... to the early history vaccination on the European continent.  $15.00


  1. 141.DeLONG, RUSSELL N. - A History of American Neurology. New York, 1982. 8vo., pp.157, dw, vg. $25.00

  2. 142.(DIGBY) - Sir Kenellm Digby’s Powder of Sympathy. An Unfinished Essay by Sir William Osler. Introduction and Notes by K. Garth Huston. Los Angeles, 1972. 12 mo, pp.xv, 2L,33, dw.
    Golden and Roland 946                    $18.00

  3. 143.DIONIS, PIERRE - Cours D’Operations de Cirurgie, De’montre’es Au Jaardin-Royal. Quatrieme Edition. Paris, Chez d’Houry, 1751.  8vo., pp. xxxii, 920, numerous wood-cut illustrations of 17th. C. surgical instruments for a wide variety of surgical procedures. Engraved title and portrait of Dionis, folding plate of Le Jardin Royal at Paris, cont. polished calf, raised bands, gilt lettering. A very nice copy.
    GM 5575 (Paris, 1707) Dionis taught operative surgery at the Jardin-j-Roi, Paris, a famous training ground for surgeons.
    Wellcome II p.471; NLM p121          $675.00

  4. 144.DRUMMOND, DAVID - Diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord: A guide to their pathology, diagnosis, and treatment. With an anatomical and physiological introduction. First Edition. London, Henry Kimpton, 1883. 8vo., pp.xl, 374, 51 illustrations.              $45.00

  5. 145.DUNGLISON, ROBLEY - General Therapeutics, or, Principles of Medical Practice; With Tables of the Chief Remedial Agents, and Their Preparations; and of The Different Poisons and Their Antidotes. First Edition. Philadelphia, Carey, Lea and Blanchard, 1836. 8vo., pp.580, orig calf binding, skillfully re-backed, a very nice copy.
    Blocker; Iowa; R.C.P. ; Wellcome II all only cite 2nd. Ed. of 1843                     $175.00

  6. 146.FULLER, HENRY WILLIAM - On Rheumatism, Rheumatic Gout, and Sciatica, Their, Pathology, Symptoms, and Treatment. Philadelphia Lindsay & Blakiston, 1864. 8vo., pp.424Signatures of Bruce L. Trippett Kingswood, W.Y. on title. The author gives a classic description of sciatica nd the various treatments available at st. George’s Hospital, London.  $40.00

  7. 147.GARRISON, FIELDING H. - Contributions to The History of Medicine from the Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 1925-1935. Introduction by Martin M. Cummings., New York, 1966. 4to., pp.989
    GM 6408                     $45.00

  8. 148.GASK, GEORGE E. and ROSS, J. PATERSON. - The Surgery of The Sympathetic Nervous System. Second Ed. London, Baillirte, Tindall and Cox, 1937. 8vo., pp.xii, 191, vg.                 $35.00

  9. 149.GIBSON, JAMES E. - Dr. Bodo Otto and the Medical Background of the American Revolution. Springfield, 1937. 8vo.,  pp.ix, 345, dw., vg. A comprehensive account of medicine during the Revolutionary War.      $35.00

  10. 150.GOWERS, W.R. - Diagnosis of Diseases of the Brain and of the Spinal Cord. New York, 1885. 8vo., pp.viii,293, vg.
    $45.00

  11. 151.GREGORY, OLINTHUS - Memoirs of the Life, Writings , and Character, Literary, Professional, and Religion of the late John Mason Good, M.D. With the Sermon Occasioned by His Death. Boston, Crocker & Brewster, 1829. 8vo., pp.344, frontis Port.
    Osler 2771A                   $45.00

  12. 152.HAGGARD, WILLIAM D. - Surgery Queen of the Arts and Other Papers and Addresses. Foreword by William J. Mayo. Philadelphia, 1935. 8vo., pp.x, 387 illustrated. The author was Professor of Clinical Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.          $30.00

  13. 153.HAGGARD, HOWARD W. - Devils, Drugs, and Doctors. The Story of the Science of Healing from Medicine-Man to Doctor. New York, 1929. 8vo., pp. xxii, 405, illus. $30.00

  14. 154.HAMBY, WALLACE B. - The Hospital Care of Neurosurgical Patients. Second Ed. Springfield, 1948. 8vo., pp.x, 156, dw.             $15.00

  15. 155.HARPOLE, JAMES - Leaves From a Surgeon’s Case-Book. First American Edition. New York,1938. 8vo., pp.xii, 300.                  $20.00

  16. 156.HARVEY, WILLIAM - Lectures on the Whole of Anatomy. An annotated translation of Prelectiones Anatomiae Universalis. By C.D. O’Malley, F.N.L. Poynter, K.F. Rossell. Berkeley and Los Angeles, 1961. 8vo., pp.239, 5 plates, dw.              $20.00

  17. 157.HERMS, WILLIAM B. - Malaria Cause and Control. New York, 1913. 8vo., pp.xi, 163. Based on a four year study of malaria in California.             $25.00

  18. 158.HERRELL, WALACE E. - Penicillin and Other Antibiotic Agents. Philadelphia, 1945. 8vo., pp.xv, 363. Included is a chapter on the history of the development of penicillin. $25.00

  19. 159.HOLMES, GORDON - The National Hospital Queen Square 1860-1948. Foreword by Sir Ernest Gowers.  Edinburgh, 1954. 4to., pp. xii, 98, dw.     $45.00

  20. 160.HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL - Our Hundred Days In Europe. First Ed. Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, and Co. 1887. 8vo., pp.iv, 329, orig. dec. olive cloth.
    Cushing H418; Osler 4953            $125.00

  21. 161.HOOD, PETER, - A Treatise on Gout, Rheumatism and Allied Affections. With a Chapter on Longevity. Second Ed. Philadelphia, 1879. 8vo., pp.viii, 431, errata. $35.00

  22. 162.HOWARD, R. PALMER - The Chief: Doctor William Osler. Canton, 1983. 8vo., ppxiii, 194. Inscribed by the author on the title page.          $40.00

  23. 163.HUME, EARL ERSKINE -  Victories of Army Medicine. Scientific Accomplishments of the Medical Department of the United States Army. Philadelphia, 1943. 8vo.,  pp.xiv, 250.                  $20.00

  24. 164.In Memory of Mary Putnam Jacobi. January Four 1907. Academy of Medicine New York. (1907). Women’s Med. Assoc. of New York. 8vo., pp.85, deckle edges, stiff wraps, ex.lib. Opening essay by Dr. William Osler et.al. Not in Golden and Roland. scarce.
    Osler 6678                   $30.00    

  25. 165.JACKSON, JOHN HUGHLINGS - In Medical Classics. vol.3 June, 1939. Pp. iv, 889-973, portrait, wraps. $20.00

  26. 166.(JACKSON) - THE LIFE OF CHEVALIER JACKSON An Autobiography. New York, 1938. 8vo., pp.x, 229, 58 photographic plates. Jackson was an American pioneer in Laryngology and “The Father of Endoscopy”. $25.00

  27. 167.JACOBI, PROFESSOR (EDUARD) - Portfolio of Dermochromes. Two Volumes. Second English Ed. English Adaption of Text by J.J. Pringle. New York, 1904. 4to., pp.xii, 78; viii, 83-181, 155 colored and 13 black and white illus. on 91 plates. aeg, calf bindings.     $40.00

  28. 168.JEFFERSON, SIR GEOFFREY - Selected Papers. London,, 1960. 4to., pp.xi, 563, 51 plates, dw. fine. $90.00

  29. 169.JENNER, EDWARD - An Inquiry into The Causes and Effects of The Variolae Vacccinae, A Disease Discovered in Some of the Western Counties of England Particularly Gloucestershire, And Known by the Name of The Cow Pox. London, For the Author, 1798. 4to., pp.iv, 75, 4 color plates showing the pustules. This facsimile edition published in 1923 the centenary of Jenner’s death. One of 500 copies by R. Lier & Co. Milan.
    GM 2529.3 A landmark in the history of medicine. $35.00

  30. 170.KEYNES, GEOFFREY - The Portraiture of William Harvey. With a Catalogue and Reproductions of the Pictures. The Thomas Vicary Lecture 1948.  London, RCSE, 1949 4to., pp. 42,313, 32 plates.      $60.00

  31. 171.KEYNES, GEOFFREY - The Life of William Harvey. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1966. 4to., pp.xviii, 483, XXXII plates, dw. This is the definitive biography of the greatest physician of the 17th. century.          $35.00

  32. 172.LAMBERT, SAMUEL W. et.al. - Three Vesalian Essays to accompany the Icones Anatomicae of 1934. New York, 19343. 4to., pp. 128, dw.           $25.00

  33. 173.LIBBY, WALTER - The History of Medicine In its Salient Features. Boston, The Riverside Press, 1922. 8vo., pp.xi, 427, illus., vg.              $25.00

  34. 174.LISTER, LORD - The Third Huxley Lecture Delivered before the Medical School o Charing Cross Hospital. London, Harrison & Sons, 1907. 8vo., pp.58, ex.lib, a nice copy.
    Cushing L298                $60.00

  35. 175.(LISTER) - Lister and The Ligature. A Landmark in the History of Modern Surgery. New Brunswick, 1925. 8vo., pp.89, frontis. port., stiff wraps. “The story of Lister’s efforts to produce a catgut ligature as here told, is mainly from his own writings, now scattered and Inaccessible. $40.00

  36. 176.LUND, FRED B. - Greek Medicine. New York, 1936. 12mo. pp.xi, 161, 7 illustrations.         $25.00

  37. 177.MACKENZIE, SIR JAMES - Principles of Diagnosis and Treatment in Heart Affections. First Edition, second impression. London, 1916. 8vo., pp.viii, 264, vg. $40.00

  38. 178.MAGALINI, SERGIO - Dictionary of Medical Syndromes. Philadelphia, 1971. 4to., pp, x, 591, fine.
    GM 6809 A very useful reference to hundreds of syndromes.                  $30.00

  39. 179.MAJOR, RALPH H. - Classic Descriptions of Disease with Biographical Sketches of the Authors. Third Edition. Springfield, 1945. 4to., pp.xxx00, 679, illus. , dw. vg. This classic work should be in the library of any student of the history of medicine.
    GM 2241                  $45.00

  40. 180.MARTIN, FRANKLIN H. - South America From A Surgeon’s Point of View. Introduction by William J. Mayo. New York,  1922. 8vo., pp.xix, 325, Numerous Illustrations vg.              $35.00

  41. 181.MILLS, CHARLES K. and FRAZIER, CHARLES H. - A  Brain Tumor Localized and Completely Removed With Some Discussion of the Symptomatology of Lesions Variously Distributed in the Parietal Lobe. Reprinted from the Univ. Penn. Med. Bull. August, 1908, pp.23, wraps, vg.                  $40.00

  42. 182.MILLS, CHARLES K. - The Neurologic and Psychiatric Teaching of Medical Officers. Reprinted from Trans. Amer. Neuro. Assoc. May, 1918. pp.12, wraps. This training in Philadelphia beginning in 1917 for medical officers during W.W. I.               $15.00

  43. 183.NEWMAN, SIR GEORGE - The Rise of Preventive Medicine. The Heath Clark Lectures, 1931 delivered at The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.London, 1932. 8vo., pp.vi, 270, vg.
    GM 1657.1                  $35.00

  44. 184.ORR, H. WINNETT - On the Contributions of Hugh Owen Thomas of Liverpool; Sir Robert Jones of Liverpool and London; John Ridlon of New York and Chicago. First Edition. Springfield, 1949. 8vo., pp.xiv, 253. A fascinating  account of the beginnings of modern orthopedic surgery of  interest to any physician.
    GM 4483                    $40.00

  45. 185.(ORTHOPEDICS) - Quekett, John - Als.to and unnamed recipient. Royal College of Surgeons April 19th. “Dear Sir, Mr Guthrie (George James) proposes to Lecture on a case of removal of the astragalus on Saturday and will be here at 4 o’clock this day to  perform the operation on the dead subject if  therefore you are disengaged he would be glad to see you at 4 o’clock today to aid him with your advice as he had heard of you performing a similar operation. Yours Truly, John Quekett.” (Quekett joined the staff of the R.C.S. in 1840 and subsequently assumed custody of the Hunterian Museum, London. Guthrie was the leading military surgeon in England at the time) $125.00

  46. 186.OSLER, WILLIAM - On Amebic Abscess of the Liver. Reprinted from The Med. News, 1902, pp. 15, wraps, vg. $35.00

  47. 187.OSLER, WILLIAM - Science and Immortality. The Ingersoll Lecture, 1904. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1904. 8vo., pp.54, orig binding, vg.
    Golden and Roland 964             $75.00

  48. 188.OSLER WILLIAM - An Alabama Student and Other Biographical Essays.  First Edition, second impression. New York, 1909. 8co., pp.334, vg. Probably the best collection of Osler’s essays on medical historical figures. A delightful read.              $40.00

  49. 189.OSLER, SIR WILLIAM - An Address on High Blood Pressure: Its associations, advantages, and disadvantages. Delivered at the Glasgow Southern Medical Society.Reprinted from Brit. Med. J. November 1912, pp.,13, vg                  $50.00

  50. 190.SIR WILLIAM OSLER Memorial Number. appreciations and Reminiscences. Bulletin No. IX of the International Association of  Medical Museums and Journal of Technical Methods. Montreal, Privately Issued, 1926, First Impression. This copy No. 870 of 1500 copies. Foreword by William H. Welch, Proem by Sir Clifford Allbutt, Preface by Maude E. Abbott. 4to., pp.xxxviii, 633, Frontispiece: Sir William Osler (Presented by Lady Osler) Photogravure Engraving.
    Cushing I15;                  $200.00

  51. 191.OSLER, WILLIAM - EPHEMERA - Program and Menu of Annual Dinner of the Osler Society. Ritz-Carlton Hotel, May 10th. 1944 at 7:30 p.m. Guest of Honour  Professor John Fulton. Subject: “The Position of Medicine in the Strategy of War”. The committee included Arthur Beland, President and William Feindel Secretary. Printing and Osler crest in red on front cover similar as shown in the Osler Library Newsletterr Summer,, 2016    $40.00

  52. 192.(OSLER) - William Osler Commemorative Issue. Reprinted from J.A.M.A. December 22, 1969, pp.2213-2271, stiff wraps.                   $35.00

  53. 193.OSLERS TEXTBOOK REVISITED. Reprint of selected sections with commentaries. Edited by A. McGehee Harvey and Victor A. McKusick. New York, 1967. 8vo., pp.xi, 361.                 $20.00

  54. 194.OSLERIAN ANNIVERSARY - Incorporating the Fitzpatrick Lecture for 1975. The record of the 300th meeting of The Osler Club of London held jointly with the Royal College of Physicians of London.  Oxford, 1976. 8vo., pp. 4L, 96,frontis portrait, 7 essays are printed included W.F. Gibson’s Fitzpatrick Lecture, 4 color plates, and a most interesting 36 annotated Osleriana items,  this in one of 350 numbered copies.           $50.00

  55. 195.PARE, AMBROISE - Ten Books of Surgery with The Magazine of Instruments Necessary for it.  Translated by Robert White Linker and Nathan Womack. Athens, Univ. of Georgia Press, 1969. 8vo., pp.xvi, 264.    $35.00

  56. 196.PAVLOV, IVAN PETROVITCH - Conditioned Reflexes An Investigation of The Physiological Activity of the Cerebral Cortex. Translated and Edited by G.V. Anrep, M.D. London, Oxford, University Press, 1927. 8vo., pp.xv, 430, figures, original black cloth, lettered in gilt, near fine.
    FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. The present work is a translation of the first Russian Edition. von Anrep was a friend, and coworker of Pavlov’s.
    GM 1445 citing the New York 1928 edition. See Haymaker and Schiller “Founders of Neurology  $375.00

  57. 197.PENFIELD, WILDER and ROBERTS, LAMAR - Speech and Brain-Mechanisms. Princeton, 1959. 8vo., pp.xiii, 286.                  $20.00

  58. 198.WILDER PENFIELD: His Legacy to Neurology. Papers given at a Memorial Meeting October 29, 1976 at Montreal Neurological Institute. by William Feindel et.al. Reprinted from CMA J. June, 1977, pp.16.      $12.00


  1. 199.PERIPHERAL NERVE INJURIES By the Nerve Injuries Committee of the Medical Research Council. London, Her Majesty’s Stationery Office., 1954. 8vo., pp.xvi, 451, illustrated.                  $20.00

  2. 200.PHYSICIANS of the MAYO CLINIC and MAYO FOUNDATION. With Portraits. Philadelphia, 1927. 8vo., pp.vii, 577, vg, sm. lib. stamp on title.     $20.00

  3. 201.POST, ALFRED C. - Eulogy on the late Valentine Mott, M.D. Delivered before the New York Academy of Medicine, November 27. 1865. New York, 1866. 8vo., pp.30                  $15.0

  4. 202.PROSSER, JAMES - Sore Throat its Nature, Varieties, and Treatment; Including the connection between affections of  the Throat and Other Diseases. Fourth Edition. Philadelphia, 1880. 8vo., pp.318, 2 full-page hand colored plates.                 $35.00

  5. 203.REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATED 1913. Corrected to April 15, 1917. Washington, GPO, 1917. 8vo., pp.416. Article LXXIV is devoted to the Medical Department. scarce.          $35.00

  6. 204.RODIN, ALVIN E. - The Influence of Matthew Baillie’s Morbid Anatomy. Biography, evaluation and Reprint. Springfield,, 1973. 8vo., pp.vii, 293. dw.,  vg.  $20.00

  7. 205.ROGER, G.H. - Introduction to the Study of Medicine. First American Edition. Translated from the French by M.S. Gabriel, M.D. New York, 1901, 8vo., pp.vii, 545, orig. 3/4 calf binding.              $35.00

  8. 206.ROLLESTON, SIR HUMPHREY - Internal Medicine. First Edition. New York, 1930. 12mo., pp.ix, 92.
    GM 2240                  $25.00

  9. 207.SAUNDERS, WILLIAM - A Treatise on the Structure, Economy, and Diseases of the Liver: together with an inquiry into the properties and component  properties and component parts of the bile and bilary concretions. The Gulstonian Lecture. First American Edition.  Walpole, N.H., William Fessenden 1810. 12mo., pp.173, cont. calf binding some wear.
    RCP p. 1098 (London, 1793)          $90.00

  10. 208.SOUTH, JOHN FLINT - MEMORIALS OF The Craft of Surgery in England. Edited by D’Arcy Power, with an Introduction by Sir James Paget. London, Cassell & Co., 1886. 8vo., pp. xxx, 412, plates, vg., scarce.
    GM 5797; Cushing S332; Osler 6452      $300.00

  11. 209.SOZINSKEY, THOMAS S. - Medical Symbolism in connection with Historical Studies in the Arts of Healing and Hygiene. Philadelphia, 1891. 8vo., pp.xii, 171. Chapters on The Aesculapian Serpent, The Aesculapian Staff and Serpent and others. Scarce.
    Osler 6453                  $40.00

  12. 210.SPALTEHOLZ, WERNER - Hand Atlas of Human Anatomy.Three Volumes. Edited and Translated from the Third German Editiion. By Lewelllys F. Barker with a Preface by Franklin P. Mall. Philadelphia and London, J.B. Lippincott, (1900). Printed by Fisher & Wittig, Leipzig.  Original black cloth covers, lettered in gilt in custom clam shell box.
    GM 430                  $150.00

  13. 211.SPURZHEIM, G. - A View of the Elementary Principles of Education founded on the Study of the Nature of Man. Second Edition. London, 1828. 8vo., pp.xii, 327, 3/4 polished calf, marbled boards.         $35.00

  14. 212.STILLE’, ALFRED - Epidemic Meningitis, or Cerebro-Spinal Meningitis. Philadelphia, Lindsay and Blakiston, 1867. 8vo., pp.178. Bookplate of True M Gould, M.D. Raymond, N.H. Oct 26, 1867 on front past down.
    Blocker p.377
    William Osler in his essay on Stille in his book “The Alabama Student” notes this important monograph on Cerebro-Spinal Menimgitis was one of his two important monographs, “The work on cerebro-spinal fever is a model of accurate, systematic study based of a large series of cases seen in the Philadelphia Hospital and upon exhaustive analysis of the Literature”.     $125.00

  15. 213.THE HARVEY CUSHING COLLECTION OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS. NewYork, 1943. 4to., pp.xvi, 207, original blue cloth lettered in gilt, vg.
    GM 6779 Catalogue of books etc. bequeathed by Cushing to the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Yale University. This is a very useful reference work of important works in the history of medicine for collectors.     $175.00

  16. 214.THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY IN THE WORLD WAR. Volume XIV.   Medical Aspects of Gas Warfare. Washington, GPO, 1926. 4to., pp. 876, illustrated including 10 colored plates showing injury from mustard gas. Bookplate of “Library of the Surgeon General’s Office”          $30.00

  17. 215.THE WORKS OF ARISTOTLE, The Famous Philosopher in Four Parts - I . HIS COMPLETE MASTERPIECE to which is added THE FAMILY PHYSICIAN. II. HIS EXPERIENCED MIDWIFE, Absolutely necessary for Surgeons, Midwives, Nurses, and Childbearing Women. III. HIS BOOK OF PROBLEMS, IV HIS LAST LEGACY. A new and improved edition: London, Miller, Law, and Carter, 1821. 12mo. frontis piece, pp.310, 1L , contemporary calf.
    Wellcome Library II, p.56.          $150.00

  18. 216.THOMPSON, C.J.S. - The Mystery and Art of the Apothecary. London, John Lane, 1929. 8vo., pp. viii, 287, 27 illustrations. A fine copy.
    GM 2054                  $40.00

  19. 217.THOMPSON,, C.J.S. - The History and Evolution of Surgical Instruments. New York, 1942 4to., pp. 113, fine.
    GM 5811                 $60.00

  20. 218.TILNEY, FREDERICK - The Brain From Ape to Man.  A Contribution to the Study of the Evolution and Development of the Human Brain. With Chapters on the Reconstruction of the Gray Matter in the Primate Brain Stem. Two Volumes. New York, Paul B. Hoeber, 1928. 4to., pp.xxvii, 473;xv, 477-1120, 557 illustrations, many in color. Orig. blue cloth binding, vg.
    GM 350 Classic study of the evolution of the central nervous system in higher mammals.      $125.00

  21. 219.WALKER, A. EARL - The Dawn of Neurosurgery. In: Clinical Neurosurgery Vol. 6, 1959 pp.38, vg. $30.00

  22. 220.WALSH, FRANK B. - Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology. Baltimore, 1947. 4to., pp.1532, illus., vg. Lycurgus Davie’s copy.                  $30.00

  23. 221.WALSH, JAMES J. - Medieval Medicine. London, A & C  Black, 1920. 8vo., pp.xii, 221, illus., vg.
    GM 6521; Cushing W27.          $40.00

  24. 222.WALTER, RICHARD D. - S. Weir Mitchell, M.D. Neurologist. A Medical Biography.  Springfield, 1970. 8vo., pp.vii, 232, illus., dw., vg.      $40.00

  25. 223.WANGENSTEEN, OWEN H. and WANGENSTEEN, SARAH D. - The Rise of Surgery From Empiric Craft to Scientific Discipline. Minneapolis, 1978. 8vo., pp.xviii, 785, illustrated throughout, dw., vg.      $50.00

  26. 224.WATSON, THOMAS - Lectures on the Principles and Practice of Physic; Delivered at King’s College, London. A new American Edition. With additions by D. Francis Condie. Philadelphia, Blanchard and Lea, 1858. 4to., pp.1224, contemporary calf binding.
    GM 2219 (London, 1843) Watson’s lectures formed the most important treatise of medicine for a quarter-century.
    Iowa 1496; RCP p. 1301          $175.00

  27. 225.WIGGERS, CARL J. - Circulatory Dynamics Physiologic Studies. New York, 1952. 8vo., pp.vii, 107.     $15.00

  28. 226.WILLIAMS, STEPHEN W. -  American Medical Biography: or, Memoirs of Eminent Physicians, embracing those who have died since the publication of Dr. Thacher’s work on the same subject. Greenfield, L. Merriam and Co., 1845. 8vo., pp.664, errara, with engravings. Orig. binding.
    Osler 6850; GM 6711.1          $125.00



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