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Headache Its Varieties, Their Nature, Recognition and Treatment A Theoretical and Practical Treatise for Students and Practitioners , Auerbach, Dr. Siegmund
1 Auerbach, Dr. Siegmund Headache Its Varieties, Their Nature, Recognition and Treatment A Theoretical and Practical Treatise for Students and Practitioners
London Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton at The Oxford University Press 1913 Flexible Hardcover Good  12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
208 pages, including bibliography. Oxford Medical Publications. Translated by Ernest Playfair. Dark red flexible hardcover with gilt titles on spine and front cover is worn at the edges and corners. Spine slightly slanted. Smudge, previous owner's stamp and writing on front pastedown; stamp also on title page. Book seller's stamp on rear free endpaper - also a few pencil marks. Text pages age toned, clean and unmarked. Contents include different forms of headache (migraine, neurasthenic, nodular, brain disease, infectious diseases, etc.)  
Price: 29.99 USD
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The Homoeopathic Therapeutics of Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Cholera, Cholera Morbus, Cholera Infantum, and All Other Loose Evacuations of the Bowels., Bell, James B.
2 Bell, James B. The Homoeopathic Therapeutics of Diarrhoea, Dysentery, Cholera, Cholera Morbus, Cholera Infantum, and All Other Loose Evacuations of the Bowels.
Philadelphia F. E. Boericke, Hahnemann Publishing House 1888 Third Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
189 pages, including index + 26 page catalogue of Boericke's Standard Homoeopathic Publications. Black hardcover with gilt title on spine is worn, fraying at head/tail of spine and corners. Front and rear hinges broken but holding. Pages are age toned, with underlining and marginalia on a few pages. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Dissections Illustrated. A Graphic Handbook for Students of Human Anatomy., Brodie, C. Gordon
3 Brodie, C. Gordon Dissections Illustrated. A Graphic Handbook for Students of Human Anatomy.
London Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. Hard Cover Fair Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Highley, Percy 
142 pages. Seventy-three coloured plates and thirty-seven black-and-white diagrams. Lithographs by Percy Highley. No date. Second Edition, circa 1900. Includes 2 double plates. Tall blue hardcover is worn, with fraying to edges, corners, and head/tail of spine. Sticker residue on front free endpaper; writing on verso. Some foxing. Tape reinforcing gutters of several pages. Cracking between pages 66 and Plate XXXIII. No dust jacket. 
Price: 71.99 USD
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Ethics and Law in Health Care and Research, Byrnes, Peter (Edited by)
4 Byrnes, Peter (Edited by) Ethics and Law in Health Care and Research
Chichester John Wiley & Sons 1990 0-471-92806-2 / 9780471928065 Hard Cover Fair Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
192 pages. Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers, and markings. Hardcover is worn and soiled. Other than library markings, the pages are clean and bright. 
Price: 30.99 USD
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An Essay on the Certainty of Medicine Bound with: Historical and Critical Observations on Syphilis., Cabanis, P.J.G.; Jourdan, A.J.L.
5 Cabanis, P.J.G.; Jourdan, A.J.L. An Essay on the Certainty of Medicine Bound with: Historical and Critical Observations on Syphilis.
Philadelphia Robert Desilver 1823 Leather Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
119 + 108 pages. Translated from the French by R. La Roche. Full leather, worn and peeling. One inch split at head of spine/front board. Front free endpaper removed. Previous owner's writing on front pastedown and title page. There is a 2" x 1/2" piece missing at the top of the title page. Tear on title page of Critical Observations on Syphilis. A large piece of the rear free endpaper is missing. Pages are heavily foxed, not interferring with legibility of the text. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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The Shoulder. Rupture of the Supraspinatus Tendon and Other Lesions in or About the Subacromial Bursa., Codman, E.A.
6 Codman, E.A. The Shoulder. Rupture of the Supraspinatus Tendon and Other Lesions in or About the Subacromial Bursa.
Boston Thomas Todd Company 1934 Second Printing Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Preface and Introduction v - liii. 513 pages + 29 page epilogue + fold out chart. Black-and-white illustrations and photographs. One color illustration. Red cloth hard cover with bright gilt title and design of a shoulder on front cover. Gilt title on spine. Minor wear and fraying to top and bottom of spine and corners. Top corners bumped. Pages iii - xiv partially detached. There are a few penciled notations throughout. Previous owner's name and some writing on front free endpaper. Signed by Mrs. E.A. Codman, Wife of the Author, on front free endpaper. Second Printing. 
Price: 550.00 USD
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Alcohol and Hygiene; an Elementary lesson book for Schools., Colman, Julia
7 Colman, Julia Alcohol and Hygiene; an Elementary lesson book for Schools.
New York The National Temperance Society and Publication House 1880 Hard Cover Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
231 pages + publisher's advertisement. Dark orange hardcover with blindstamping is worn at edges, fraying, and has bumped corners. Front hinge is cracked, but holding. Pages are age toned, with smudges and spotting, but no writing or marking. No dust jacket. A vehement discussion of the dangers of alcohol, based on "scientific evidence" of the times - "Alcoholic drinks are always filthy, but beer has more decayed matter than some other drinks, often producing a bloated and diseased state of the body." 
Price: 49.99 USD
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The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable ..., Flower Medicine Co., R(ichard) C. Flower
8 Flower Medicine Co., R(ichard) C. Flower The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable ...
Boston, Mass. Flower Medicine Co. Fourth Edition Wraps Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Fourth Edition, circa 1886. The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable Information for the Family. 48 pages. Stapled booklet with illustrated wrapper has dampstaining to front and rear covers and first and last pages. Approximately one inch tear at top and bottom of spine. Black-and-white frontispiece of Dr. R.C. Flower. Pages are age toned, with a few creases. No writing or marking. 
Price: 94.99 USD
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Illustrated Midwifery ; or Lectures on Obstetrics, and the Diseases of Women and Children, Hill, B.L., M.D.
9 Hill, B.L., M.D. Illustrated Midwifery ; or Lectures on Obstetrics, and the Diseases of Women and Children
Cincinnati J.W. Sewell & Co. 1860 Full-Leather Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Revised by S.S.Oslin, M.D. Measures approximately 9 3/4" x 6 1/2" and contains 300 pages. There are 45 black-and-white plates (108 illustrations) including 2 fold-out plates. Contents include: Lecture I. Of the Female Pelvis. Lecture II. Articulations of the Bones of the Pelvis. Lecture III. Organs of Generation. Lecture IV. The Uterus. Lecture V. Functions of the Female Organs of Generation. Lecture VI. Conception. Lecture VII. (Pregnancy and Fetus - continued in Lectures VIII and IX) Lecture X. The Fetal Circulation. Lecture XI. Quickening. Lecture XII. Abortion and Hemorrhage Continued. Lecture XIII. Extra-Uterine Pregnancy. Lecture XIV. Labor. Lecture XV. Presentations and Positions. Lecture XVI. Nervousness. Lecture XVII. Obliquities of the Uterus. Lecture XVIII. Attention to the Child. Lecture XIX. Hemorrhage. Lecture XX. Washing and Dressing of the Child. Lecture XXI. The Diet of the Mother Lecture XXII. Concealed Hemorrhage. Lecture XXIII. Face Presentation. Lecture XXIV. Breech Presentation. Lecture XXV. Hemorrhage in Preternatural Labor. Lecture XXVII. Anemia. Lecture XXVIII. Plurality of Births. Lecture XXIX. Application of the Forceps. Lecture XXX. Cesarean Operation. Lecture XXXI. Perforation of the Child's Head. Lecture XXXII. Conclusion of Manipulations and more, including Puerperal Fever, Milk Fever, Headaches, Prolapsus Uteri, Dymenorrhea, and more. Full leather, frayed at edges, beginning to peel, with several pieces missing. Leather completely absent at spine - spine is covered with black electrical? tape. Front hinge broken, rear hinge also covered with black tape. Light foxing and staining throughout. Several pages with corners turned down. Two of the pages have a 1" tear. There are 43 plates containing illustrations numbered 1-108. The second plate contains illustrations numbered 2-4, but there a blank space beside #2. The fold-out plates are labelled rather oddly - the first is labelled 19 & 20, with a 45 next to the illustration. The second is labelled 45 & 46, with no other numbers next to the illustration. I believe all the plates are present. The numbering is consecutive (1-108) except for the blank space next to #2 and the odd numbering on the plates. 
Price: 199.99 USD
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The Poisoner's Handbook., Hutchkinson, Maxwell
10 Hutchkinson, Maxwell The Poisoner's Handbook.
Port Townsend, Washington Loompanics Unlimited 1988 0915179733 / 9780915179732 First Soft Cover Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
88 pages. Original Loompanics edition. Gray softcover has minor wear; there are a few spots on the fornt cover, a stain on the rear cover, and the lower corner of the front cover and the corners of the pages are bent. Pages are clean and bright. 
Price: 19.99 USD
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Marcia and Ellen, The Drunkard's Children., Mrs. M.J.P.S.
11 Mrs. M.J.P.S. Marcia and Ellen, The Drunkard's Children.
New York The American Tract Society 1860 Hard Cover Fair 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
126 pages. Black-and-white frontispiece. Original blindstamped brown, cloth boards are worn and fraying at corners. Spine slightly slanted. Previous owner's inscription, dated 1861, on front free endpaper. Slight chipping to edges of frontispiece. Pages are age toned, with spotting and smudges. No dust jacket. This is supposedly the story, as told to a minister, of the perils of alcohol abuse and the effects on the family. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Seizures and Epilepsy in The Elderly, Rowan, A. James and Ramsay, R. Eugene
12 Rowan, A. James and Ramsay, R. Eugene Seizures and Epilepsy in The Elderly
Boston Butterworth-Heinemann 1997 0-7506-9622-2 / 9780750696227 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
343 pages. Dark red hardcover with gilt titles has minor shelf wear. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Pages are clean and bright. No dust jacket. 
Price: 29.99 USD
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Diseases of the Blood. (National Medical Monographs), Sturgis, Cyrus C. And Isaacs, Raphael
13 Sturgis, Cyrus C. And Isaacs, Raphael Diseases of the Blood. (National Medical Monographs)
New York National Medical Book Co., Inc. 1937 Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
302 pages. Green hardcover with gilt title on spine and gilt caduceus on front board has wear to edges. Corners bumped. Pages are age toned, clean, and unmarked. No dust jacket. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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