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Last Updated December 9, 2016


1. Abbott, W.C. & W.F. Waugh-editors. AMERICAN ALKALOMETRY. A Digest of Clinic Teachings, `94 to `97 Inclusive. Two volume set. Volumes I and II (1 and 2). Chicago: Alkaloidal Clinic, 1897. Two volume set. Both volumes bound in 1/2 black leather. Volume I has some shelf wear to the spine. Corners are rubbed through. A few gouges to the cloth on the front and back covers. Volume II has several chips, ca. 1-2 infches, to the leather at the top of the spine and shelf wear to the corners. Front cover is a bit warped. Binding is tight. A scarce medical set. $95.00

2. Bastedo, Walter A. Materia Medica: Pharmacology. Therapeutics Prescription Writing for Students and Pratitioners. W. B. Saunders Company, 1914. 1914 printing. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine and corners. Some fading along the edge of the front cover. Corners slightly bumped. Pencil writing on title page. $20.00

3. Baume, M. Elementos de Farmacia Teorica y Practica. Tomo 1. (Elements of the Theory and Practice of Pharmacy). Madrid, Spain: Imprenta Real, 1793. 342 pages. 1793 printing. This is volume 1 only. Original full brown leather binding shows some wear to the spine edges and corners. Some rubbed spots to the covers. Covers are bowed outward a bit. Binding is tight. The pages have dampstaining to the lower portion of the pages. $75.00

4. Conger, Horace O. and Caroline P. Crane. Obstetrics Scientifically Illustrated. N.p.: Privately Printed, 1908. Small book with paper covers. This was issued as a companion to the book "Vitalogy" and contains 29 illustrated plates dealing with obstetrics. $29.50

5. de Maldonado, Dora Montalvo. LA MEDICINA TRADICIONAL EN EL PERU. CONTRIBUCION A SU ESTUDIO. Lima, Peru: Privately Printed, 1988. 112 pages. Softbound covers show some wear to the edges. Slight Browning to the edges of the covers. A clean and tight copy. $19.50

6. Forest, W.E. THE MANUAL OF MASSOTHERAPY. The Use of Massage Rollers and Muscle Beaters. New York: Health-Culture Company, 1898. 88 pages. Softbound binding in the original green wrappers. There is some wear to the edges and some small tears to the paper on the spine. The contents are tightly bound. An interesting book, with instructions and details about using massage rollers for massage therapy for various ailments in the body. An early massage therapy book and a rare title. $75.00

7. Gentry, William D. The Concordance Repertory of the Materia Medica. Complete set of 6 volumes. B. Jain Publishers Ltd., 1990. Complete set of six volumes. All of the books are in the original dust jacket. There is shelf wear to the spine edges. The corners are bumped. The bindings are tight. The dust jackets have wear to the edges and a few have slight soiling. An excellent reference set. $45.00

8. Gregory, Alva Emery. Spondylotherapy Simplified. Becktold Printing and Book MFG Co, 1922. 1922 printing. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine and corners. Corners are slightly bumped. A clean and tight copy. $75.00

9. Harvey, William. Exercitatio Anatomica de Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus. Being a Facsimile of the 1628 Francofurti Edition, Together with the Keynes English Translation of 1928. The Classics of Medicine Library, 1978. 126 pages. Full brown leather binding. Very good condition. One in the Classics of Medicine library. $9.95

10. Hollick, Dr. F. The Origin of Life and Process of Reproduction in Plants and Animals, with the Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Generative System, Male and Female... David McKay, 1902. 932 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners bumped. Some rubbing to the covers. $25.00

11. Hutchinson, William F. Under the Southern Cross: A Guide to the Sanitariums and Other Charming Places in the West Indies and Spanish Main. Providence, Rhode Island: Gregory's Bookstore, 1892. 231 pages. Red cloth covers show quite a bit of wear to the spine edges and corners. There is some soiling to the spine and some rubbing to the binding. The pages are clean and tightly bound. $35.00

12. J. L. Shupe, H. B. Peterson and N. C. Leone, Editors. Fluorides: Effects on Vegetation, Animals and Humans. Paragon Press, 1983. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners, else very good. $33.50

13. Joseph, Max & J.B. Van Deventer. ATLAS OF CUTANEOUS MORBID HISTOLOGY. Chicago: W.T. Keener and Co, 1906. 48 pages. Original binding. Shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Cover title is faded. Spine title is somewhat dulled. Binding is tight. With 24 color plates. Scarce medical book on diseases and other problems of the skin. $250.00

14. Kellogg, John Harvey. Rational Hydrotherapy: A Manual of the Physiological and Therapeutic Effects of Hydriatic Procedures, and the Technique of Their Application in the Treatment of Disease. F.A. Davis Co, 1902. 1193 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine and corners. Corners bumped. Spine has edge wear. Soiling to the covers. The binding is tight. $75.00

15. Kelly, Howard A. Electrosurgery. W.B. Saunders Co, 1932. 305 pages. Quite a bit of shelf wear to the spine extremities. The corners are slightly worn through. The binding is tight. With numerous photographic illustrations. $65.00

16. Laquerriere & Delherm. Electrotherapie Clinique. Paris, France: A. Maloine, 1906. 282 pages. Half brown leather binding with marbled paper over boards, and marbled paper paste-downs and endsheets. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. The corners are rubbed through. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. Includes 65 illustrations. The text is in French. An early electrotherapy book. $95.00

17. Leishman, William. A System of Midwifery: Including the Diseases of Pregnancy and the Puerperal State. Henry C. Lea, 1879. 1879 printing. Third American edition, revised. Full brown leather binding with black leather label. There is wear to the spine edges and corners. Some discoloration and soiling to the leather covers and slight darkening to the spine leather. The hinges are sound and the text block is clean and square. A solid copy overall. $45.00

18. Luke, Thomas D. A MANUAL OF NATURAL THERAPY. With 30 plates & 125 illustrations. New York: William Wood & Company, 1908. Some wear to spine and corners.  Corners slightly rubbed. S clean and tight copy. A rare medical book, with photographic plates. This book covers the topics (among many others), of massage therapy, photo-therapy, hydrotherapy, Galvanism & Faradism, High Frequency Currents and Electricity, and many other topics. $65.00

19. Lyman, Henry M. The Practical Home Physician: A Popular Guide for the Household Management of Disease... Star Pub. Compnay, 1897. 1897 edition with color charts. Quite a bit of shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Soiling to covers. Spine discolored. The binding is tight. $65.00

20. Macfadden, Bernarr. Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture. Complete set of five (5) volumes. Macfadden Publications, Inc., 1928. Complete set of five volumes. Red cloth covers show shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. The corners are slightly bumped and starting to rub through. The bindings are tight and the pages are clean. The "Manikin" colored illustration has come loose, but is still inserted inside the book. Numerous illustrations throughout the text, some in color. $45.00

21. Maisch, John M. A MANUAL OF ORGANIC MATERIA MEDICA Philadelphia: Lea Brothers & Company, 1899. 523 pages. Maroon cloth shows shelf wear to the spine edges and fading to the spine. There are some rubbed and scuffed spots to the binding area a square and tightly bound copy. $30.00

22. Marshall, Alexander & Bernarr Macfadden. The Trainer's Anatomy: A Manual for the Body and its Functions for Use by Physical Directors and Students. Physical Culture Publishing Co., London, 1904. 235 pages. Brown cloth covers show some wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. The corners are slightly bowed. The spine title has rubbed off of the spine and faded. The binding is tight. A scarce and early physical education book. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Corners bumped. Some soiling on the covers. $75.00

23. Mexia, Pero. DIALOGOS DEL ILUSTRE CAVALLERO PERO MEXIA. Madrid, Spain: Francisco Xavier Garcia, 1767. 260 pages. 1767 printing. Original full leather binding, with gold-decorated spine panels and marbled paper paste-downs and endsheets. Some wear to the edges of the spine. The corners are slightly rubbed through and lightly bumped. The hinges are sound and the text block is tight, with all pages tightly bound. There are a few areas to groups of pages with bookworm tracks. The book is a compilation of information on medicine and natural history. Text entirely in Spanish. $125.00

24. Mumey, Nolie. An Iconographic Sketch of the Life of Rene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec. Privately Printed, 1932. Limited to 110 copies, signed by the author. Light blue paper over board covers with white cloth spine. Some wear to the spine edges and corners, with some slight discoloration to the spine. A clean and tight copy. $45.00

25. Palmer, B.J. The Philosophy of Chiropractic. Davenport, Iowa: The Palmer School of Chiropractic, 1920. 428 pages. 1920 printing. Some shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. A clean and tight copy of a rare chiropractic title. Tverall near very good condition. $150.00

26. Pierpont, John. Phrenology and the Scriptures. New York & London: Fowlers and Wells, 1915. 44 pages. Published circa 1915. Red cloth covers show quite a bit of wear. There is discoloration and some staining to the front and back covers. The binding is tight and pages are clean. $75.00

27. Rush, Benjamin. Medical Inquiries and Observations upon the Diseases of the Mind. John Grigg, 1830. 1830 edition. Full brown leather binding. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. There are a few discolored and rubbed spots to the spine and the leather spine label has a bit darkening, but it is still legible. Some stained spots to the covers. The corners are slightly rubbed through. The text block is tight and the pages are sound. There is scattered foxing throughout to the text, heavy in places. Benjamin Rush was a leading medical doctor in Philadelphia during the time of the American Revolution and after. $95.00

28. Rutter, Richard A. CATALOGO DE PLANTAS UTILES DE LA AMAZONIA PERUANA. Peru: Ministerio de Educacion/Instituto Linguistico de Verano, Peru, 1990. 349 pages. Softbound covers show some wear to the spine and corners. There is some soiling to the edges of the covers. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. Numerous illustrations and descriptions of medicinal plants found in the Peruvian Amazon. Text is in Spanish. $55.00

29. Schleif, William. MATERIA MEDICA, THERAPEUTICS, MEDICAL PHARMACY, PRESCRIPTION-WRITING, AND MEDICAL LATIN: A MANUAL FOR STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS. New  York : Lea Brothers & Company, 1899. 354 pages. Shelf wear and some scuffing to the spine and corners. Some soiling to the red cloth covers and text block. Binding is tight. Scarce. $27.50

30. Senn, Nicholas. Practical Surgery for the General Practitioner. W.B. Saunders Company, 1901. 1133 pages. Bound in black half leather, with leather spine and corners. There is wear and some rubbing to the leather at the edges of the spine. The corners are rubbed through and slightly bumped. There is a small chip to the leather at the bottom of the spine. The binding is tight and the pages are clean and tightly bound. With numerous illustrations. $62.50

31. Sizer, Nelson. HOW TO STUDY STRANGERS BY TEMPERAMENT, FACE AND HEAD. New York: Fowler & Wells co.; [etc., etc.], 1895. 1895 edition. Green cloth cover show shelfware to the spine edges. The corners are bumped. Front hinge slightly cracked. There are a couple of scuffs and bumps to the binding. The covers are bright. $20.00

32. Stevens, A.A. Modern Materia Medica and Therapeutics. W.B. Saunders & Company, 1905. 663 pages. 1905 printing. Maroon cloth covers show some wear to the spine edges and corners. The bottom corners are slightly rubbed through. Some discoloration at the bottom of the covers and bottom of the spine. A clean and tight copy. $29.50

33. Tooker, Robert. All About the Baby and Preparations for its Advent: Together with the Homeopathic Treatment of its Ordinary Ailments. Rand McNally, 1896. 331 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. A clean and tight copy. $38.00

34. Turner, Chittenden . The Rise of Chiropractic. Powell, 1931. Maroon covers. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. A clean and tight copy. $42.50

35. Waggoner, Mel. R. The Note Book of an Electro-Therapist. McIntosh Electrical, 1923. Flexible black cloth covers show shelf wear and rubbing to the spine and corners. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. $48.00

36. Ward, James William. Unabridged Dictionary of the Sensations "As If" - Two Volume Set - Part I-Pathogenetic; Part II-Clinical; Part III-Bibliography. New Delhi, India: Jain Publishing Co,, 1995. 1995 revised edition. Three parts in two volume complete set. Some shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. The dust jackets have light soiling and some edge-wear. A clean and tight set. $75.00

37. Webster, Ralph W. Brennan, William Augustine,. Potassium and Tartrates: A Review of the Literature on Their Physiological Effects, The Commonwealth Press, 1927. Some shelf wear. Corners bumped and rubbed through. The spine title is faded. The binding is tight. $20.00

38. Whitebread, Charles. The Magic, Psychic, Ancient Egyptian, Greek, and Roman Medical Collections of the Division of Medicine in the United States National Museum. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1924., 1924. Softbound covers. Some wear to the edges. Pages have untrimmed fore-edges and has some uncut pages. $10.00

39. Whitebread, Charles; United States National Museum. Indian Medical Exhibit Of The Division Of Medicine In The United States National Museum. Smithsonian Institution, 1925. Softbound covers. Light wear to the edges. $14.50

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