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Image for Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of the United Kingdom. 57 volumes.

Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of the United Kingdom. 57 volumes.

By: N/A

Price: £80.00

Publisher: J. & A.Churchill. 1927-1973:

Seller ID: 72947


Size 5.75 x 8,.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. In very good condition. A clean and tight set. 57 volumes. With b/w and colour photographs and diagrams. Published annually, the Transactions of the Opthalmological Society of UK has detailed papers from members. Here are the volumes from 1927 to 1973 less that of 1947, but with two copies of some from the early 1960s. Those from 1937-1939 have 2 vols per year. An interesting record of the development of... View more info

Image for Essays and Tracts By the Late John Abercrombie M.D. First Physician to the Queen for Scotland, Etc.

Essays and Tracts By the Late John Abercrombie M.D. First Physician to the Queen for Scotland, Etc.

By: ABERCROMBIE, JOHN:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Whyte & Co. and Longman Brown Green & Longmans, 1845:

Seller ID: 79156


Hardback, approx 5.5 x 3.5 inches. Full morocco Leather binding, raised banding and decorative gilt to spine, with lettering and gilt decorative panelling to boards. All edges gilt. Gilt inner dentelles. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and edges, corners slightly bumped. Endpapers darkened, some foxing and handling marks to title page, neat inscription to contents page “To my Darling, 1949.” A couple of neat pencil notes, Els... View more info

Image for Lectures on the Materia Medica: Containing the Natural History of Drugs, Their Virtues and Doses: Also Directions for the Study of Materia Medica; and an Appendix on the Method of Prescribing. In Two Volumes.

Lectures on the Materia Medica: Containing the Natural History of Drugs, Their Virtues and Doses: Also Directions for the Study of Materia Medica; and an Appendix on the Method of Prescribing. In Two Volumes.

By: ALSTON, Dr. Charles: HOPE, John:

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, Edward and Charles Dilly, and A. Kincaid & J. Bell, 1770 1st edition:

Seller ID: 79714


2 volumes. Large hardbacks, 10.5 x 8 inches. Quarter bound in brown calf leather and marbled paper boards. Gilt lettering and numbering to spines. Speckled page edges. In good conditions. Covers are quite worn; Hinges all cracked with glue repairs, extremities rubbed, corners bumped, some minor rubbing to boards. Neat inscriptions to endpapers. Some darkening and mild foxing to pages (mostly to title pages) a couple of minor stains and light handling marks to prelims, el... View more info

Image for The Working Man’s Model Family Botanic Guide. Or, Every man his own doctor; being an exposition of the Botanic System, giving a clear and explicit explanation of the botanic practise, the cause, cure, and prevention of disease, embellished with engravings of the human body and herbs used in the botanic practise. Nineteenth Edition. Revised enlarged and Corrected by (A.R. & W.C. Fox.) Sons of the Author.

The Working Man’s Model Family Botanic Guide. Or, Every man his own doctor; being an exposition of the Botanic System, giving a clear and explicit explanation of the botanic practise, the cause, cure, and prevention of disease, embellished with engravings of the human body and herbs used in the botanic practise. Nineteenth Edition. Revised enlarged and Corrected by (A.R. & W.C. Fox.) Sons of the Author.

By: FOX, WILLIAM;

Price: £30.00

Publisher: William Fox and Sons Sheffield. 1909:

Seller ID: 75606


Size 7.5 x 5 ins. In pebbled black cloth with bevelled edges boards, gilt lettering to spine and front and full red page edging. In very good condition. A little rubbing to corners and edges. some minor light marks to cloth. Inside pages very clean tigh tand sound. An excellent little copy. 324pp. With frontis portraits and many illustrations within text “embellished with engravings of the human body and herbs.” (Medicine) Herbal Remedies. View more info

Image for Hydropathy. The Theory, Principles, and Practice of the Water Cure, shewn to be in accordance with medical science and the teachings of common sense; Illustrated with many Important Cases. With nine engravings.

Hydropathy. The Theory, Principles, and Practice of the Water Cure, shewn to be in accordance with medical science and the teachings of common sense; Illustrated with many Important Cases. With nine engravings.

By: JOHNSON, EDWARD:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London. Simkin, Marshall, and Co. 1843 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 65014


8vo. In beige cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed decor to boards. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened.. handling marks. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1844. Else a clean and tight copy. 334pp. With b/w diagrams. The theory and practice of hydropathy. The author gives case histories claiming successful cures of paralysis, gout, gonorrhoea, deafness, baldness, hernia, psoriasis and more. View more info

Image for The Half-Yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences. Vol. XIII. January - June 1851. Being a practical and analytical digest of the contents of the principal british and continental medical works published in the preceeding six months. Together with a series of critical reports on the progress of medicine and the collateral sciences during the same period.

The Half-Yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences. Vol. XIII. January - June 1851. Being a practical and analytical digest of the contents of the principal british and continental medical works published in the preceeding six months. Together with a series of critical reports on the progress of medicine and the collateral sciences during the same period.

By: RANKING, W. H.;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Churchill, London. 1851 1st edition:

Seller ID: 75065


Size approx 5 x 8 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spines and blind embossed decoration and illustration to covers and spine. In very good condition. Covers are rubbed, corners bumped. Bottom corners nicked. Ends of spine rubbed/nicked. Neat inscription to half title. Pages are clean and tight throughout. 384pp. Contains Practical Medicine, Pathology, Therapeutics, Surgery, Midwifery and Diseases of Women and Children. View more info

Image for The Half-Yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences. Vol. XIV. July - December 1851. Being a practical and analytical digest of the contents of the principal british and continental medical works published in the preceeding six months. Together with a series of critical reports on the progress of medicine and the collateral sciences during the same period.

The Half-Yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences. Vol. XIV. July - December 1851. Being a practical and analytical digest of the contents of the principal british and continental medical works published in the preceeding six months. Together with a series of critical reports on the progress of medicine and the collateral sciences during the same period.

By: RANKING, W. H.;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Churchill, London. 1852 1st edition:

Seller ID: 75066


Size approx 5 x 8 inches. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spines and blind embossed decoration and illustration to covers and spine. In very good condition. Covers are rubbed, corners bumped. Bottom corners nicked. Ends of spine rubbed/nicked. Neat inscription to half title. Pages are clean and tight throughout. 384pp. Contains Practical Medicine, Pathology, Therapeutics, Surgery, Midwifery and Diseases of Women and Children. View more info

Image for Lectures on the Diseases of the Nose and Throat, Delivered During the Spring Session of Jefferson Medical College.

Lectures on the Diseases of the Nose and Throat, Delivered During the Spring Session of Jefferson Medical College.

By: SAJOUS, CHARLES E.:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: F.A. Davis. Philadelphia and London. 1889 1st US edition.:

Seller ID: 55584


In brown bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Decorated endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and rubbed at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Endpapers slightly darkened. Else a clean and tight copy. 439pp. ‘Illustrated with One Hundred Chromo-Lithographs, from Oil Paintings by the Author, and Ninety-Three Engravings on Wood’. Plus 8pp. adverts. Immigrated to the USA from France as a child, Dr Sajous introduced endocrinology to t... View more info

Image for The History of Prostitution: It’s Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout The World. With Numerous Editorial Notes and Appendix. New Edition.

The History of Prostitution: It’s Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout The World. With Numerous Editorial Notes and Appendix. New Edition.

By: SANGER, William W.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: New York, The Medical Publishing Co., 1906 New Ed.:

Seller ID: 78344


Hardback, Tall, approx 9.5 x 6 ins. In navy blue cloth, blind embossed paneled boards, gilt lettering and banding to spine. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Corners and ends of spine rubbed, with some minor bumps to edges. Very small tear to top edge of title page next to neat pencil inscription. Some slight handling marks else pages very clean and tight. 709pp + 1pp cat “Flagellation” View more info

Image for Practical Hydropathy. (Not the cold water system) Including plans of baths and remarks on diet, clothing and habits of life. With simple directions... Fifteenth Edition, Eighty-Fifth thousand.

Practical Hydropathy. (Not the cold water system) Including plans of baths and remarks on diet, clothing and habits of life. With simple directions... Fifteenth Edition, Eighty-Fifth thousand.

By: SMEDLEY, John:

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, James Blackwood & Co. n.d. ca 1875, 15th ed.:

Seller ID: 78261


Hardback, Size 7.4 x 5 inches. Bound in original brown cloth, with blind stamping & gilt title on spine. In good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges, spine faded, with boards a bit sunned. Inside generally clean & tight. 496 pages plus adverts. View more info

Image for Methodus Curandi Febres Propriis Observationibus Superstructura. The Latin text of the 1666 and 1668 editions with English translation from R.G.Latham (1848). Introduction, notes and index by G.G.Meynell.

Methodus Curandi Febres Propriis Observationibus Superstructura. The Latin text of the 1666 and 1668 editions with English translation from R.G.Latham (1848). Introduction, notes and index by G.G.Meynell.

By: SYDENHAM, THOMAE:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Winterdown Books. Folkestone. 1987 1st thus.:

Seller ID: 74074


Size 6.25 x 8.5 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with silver to spine. With dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to back. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 239pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. “Sydenham’s first book on the treatment of fevers has not been reprinted since the 2nd edition of 1668 and has never been translated as a whole”. View more info

Image for The London Dispensatory: Containing, I. The Elements of Pharmacy; II. The Botanical Description..., III. The Pharmaceutical Preparations... The Whole Forming a practical synopsis of Materia Medica, Pharmacy, and Therapeutics: Illustrated with many useful tables, and wood-cuts of the apparatus. Fourth Edition.

The London Dispensatory: Containing, I. The Elements of Pharmacy; II. The Botanical Description..., III. The Pharmaceutical Preparations... The Whole Forming a practical synopsis of Materia Medica, Pharmacy, and Therapeutics: Illustrated with many useful tables, and wood-cuts of the apparatus. Fourth Edition.

By: THOMSON, Arnold Todd:

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, 1826 4th:

Seller ID: 79657


2 volumes. Hardback, 8.5 x 5 inches. Quarter bound in dark green calf leather and marbled paper boards. Speckled page edges, plain endpapers. In very good condition. Spines darkened, edges and corners rubbed. Top ends of spines nicked with a couple of tiny splits at top ends. Neat inscriptions to endpapers, “Captain Pilgrim 1853.” Some small minor spots to endpapers, top corners of endpapers and first few pages chipped, to p.4. Else pages all clean and tight.... View more info

Image for A New Family Herbal: Or Popular Account of the Natures and Properties of the Various Plants used in Medicine, Diet, and the Arts. The Plants Drawn from Nature by Henderson and Engraved on Wood by Thomas Bewick.

A New Family Herbal: Or Popular Account of the Natures and Properties of the Various Plants used in Medicine, Diet, and the Arts. The Plants Drawn from Nature by Henderson and Engraved on Wood by Thomas Bewick.

By: THORNTON, ROBERT JOHN:

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Richard Phillips, 1810 1st:

Seller ID: 79324


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. In fine mottled tree calf leather binding. Black leather spine label lettered in gilt, with raised banding and extensive gilt decoration to spine. Gilt decorative paneled boards. Gilt outer dentelles. Grey endpapers. Speckled page edges. In very good condition. Beautiful bright clean binding. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. Chip to top of spine on rear top corner. Small bookplate to front endpaper “H. Huth... View more info

Image for Squint: Its Causes, Pathology and Treatment.

Squint: Its Causes, Pathology and Treatment.

By: WORTH, CLAUD:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Bale, Sons and Danielsson, Ltd. 1906 3rd edition.:

Seller ID: 73051


Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly rubbed at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to endpapers. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 229pp. With b/w illustrations. Medical textbook on Squint and its treatment at the beginning of the 20th century. View more info