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Image for Plate XXVII from Traite d'osteologie tous les os de l'adulte & du foetus.

Plate XXVII from Traite d'osteologie tous les os de l'adulte & du foetus.

By: Alexandre Monro as republished in French by Marie Thiroux d'Arconville.

Price: $880.00

Publisher: Paris, Chevalier: 1759

Edition: First French

Seller ID: 4609

Condition: Good


16 1/2" x 22 1/2". Plate 27 represents three fetal skeletons in field with arch and obelisk in background: figure 1 at c. 8 months, figure 2 at 5 months and figure 3 at c. 4 months. Thiroux d'Arconville's great improvement upon Monro's Anatomy of the Human Bones (1726). A very good deep impression on heavy stock. "Tarsis del. Gobin sculp." First Edition. View more info

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Liber canonis medicine cum castigationibus Andree Bellulensis

By: Avicenna

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Brussels, 1971

Seller ID: 3486

Condition: Near Fine


Brussels. Near Fine. 1971. Publisher's full brown sheep with decorative blindstamping to covers and spine.. Circa 898 pages (446 paginated leaves). A very nice copy without bookplates or markings. Please expect extra postage for overseas orders. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; [vi,][446] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring  [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar  in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

By: Bartolomaeus Eustachius

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J.B. Elwe: 1798

Seller ID: 1604


Amsterdam: J.B. Elwe. 1798. 47 plates on 41 sheets in the original wraps; lacking front wrap and free fly. A clean crisp copy.; Folio 10x16.5 in; 257x415; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Tables of the Skeleton and Muscles of the Human Body. Tab. VIII [Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani]

Tables of the Skeleton and Muscles of the Human Body. Tab. VIII [Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani]

By: Bernard Siegfried Albinus; Jan Wandelaar

Price: $3,800.00

Publisher: London, Knapton: 1748

Seller ID: 4786


First English edition which follows the Dutch edition of 1747. 17.5 x 23.8 inches. View more info

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Atlas of Female Pelvic Anatomy.

By: Berry D. Hart

Price: $550.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton: 1884

Edition: First American

Seller ID: 4872


37 folio plates; [vi], 89, vi, iv An unusually nice copy in half morocco. View more info

Image for Bibliotheca anatomica, sive recens in anatomia inventorum thesaurus  locupletissimus, in quo integra atque absolutissima totius corporis humani  descriptio, ejusdémque oeconomia è praestantissimorum quorúmque  anatomicorum tractatibus singularibus, tum hactenus in lucem editis, tum  etiam ineditis, concinnata exhibetur. Adjecta est partium omnium  administratio anatomica, cum variis earundem praeparationibus  curiosissimis. (2 vols.)

Bibliotheca anatomica, sive recens in anatomia inventorum thesaurus locupletissimus, in quo integra atque absolutissima totius corporis humani descriptio, ejusdémque oeconomia è praestantissimorum quorúmque anatomicorum tractatibus singularibus, tum hactenus in lucem editis, tum etiam ineditis, concinnata exhibetur. Adjecta est partium omnium administratio anatomica, cum variis earundem praeparationibus curiosissimis. (2 vols.)

By: Daniel Le Clerc, Jean-Jacques Manget, William Harvey, Jan Swammerdam, Caspar Bartholin, Marcello Malpighi, Lorenzo Bellini, Francis Glisson, Theodor Kerckring, Reinier de Graaf, Frederik Ruysch, Theodorus Aldes, Drelincourt & others

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: Geneva, Johan. Anthon. Chouet & Davidis Ritter: 1699

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3149

Condition: Very Good


Full vellum with titles inked to spines. 6 raised bands. Red speckled edges. Fissure in vellum at front hinges, but quite firm. Wine colored stain to front cover of vol. II near spine. Many foldout plates. Late 17th century compilation of medical specialties. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1072; 1223 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

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The American Journal of the Medical Sciences Volumes 65 thru 80

By: Elwe, Jan Barend

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry C. Lea: 1873-1880

Seller ID: 937

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea. Very Good. 1873-1880. 1/2 Sheep Cloth Covered Boards. Wagner Bros. bookbinders stamp to end paper. Contiguous Volumes 65-80. Ex-libris; gift plate on front pastedown; gift of Byron Stanton, MD (Civil War surgeon in the 1st Ohio Light Infantry and 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Superintendent of the Northern Ohio Lunatic Asylum and founder of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists), whose name also appears on the bindings.; 8vo; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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The Principles of Pharmacognosy An Introduction to the Study of the Crude Substances of the Vegetable Kingdom

By: Fiedrich A. Fluckiger and Alexander Tschirch

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, William Wood & Company: 1887

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4340

Condition: Very Good+


Nicely bound in dark green ruled cloth, beveled boards, gilt particulars to spine, tail of spine lightly bumped, previous owners name to front free end paper, 186 black and white illustrations, 294 pages, includes bibliographical references and index; Translation of Grundlagen der Pharmaceutischen Waarenkunde View more info

Image for A Movable Atlas of the Human Body (Neck and Trunk) Showing the Positions of the Internal Organs by means of Superposed Coloured Plates

A Movable Atlas of the Human Body (Neck and Trunk) Showing the Positions of the Internal Organs by means of Superposed Coloured Plates

By: G. J. Witkowski, M.D.

Price: $475.00

Publisher: London, Bailliere, Tindall, and Cox: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4972

Condition: Good


Text translated into English by Robert Hunter Semple. Quarter blue cloth over paper-covered boards. Contains loose 24 pp. explanatory pamphlet. Boards are worn and frayed but plates are preserved bright & crisp. First Edition. View more info

Image for A Pictorial Manikin or Movable Atlas Showing The Positions of The Organs of Voice, Speech and Taste by means of Superposed Colored Plates

A Pictorial Manikin or Movable Atlas Showing The Positions of The Organs of Voice, Speech and Taste by means of Superposed Colored Plates

By: G. J. Witkowski, M.D.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Joseph Cristadoro: Folio

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 4973


English translation of text by Lennox Browne. Paper covered boards with black cloth spine. Boards detached. Cover plate of jaw separated at hinge, otherwise plates crisp & clean. Includes 39 page Explanatory Pamphlet The Mechanism of Voice, Speech and Taste. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced  Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies,  whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to  country people.  containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and  secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with  the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the  English-wines, or Metheglin .  In a Rowfant binding. "... with a collection of the choicest and safest cosmetick remedies for preserving the beauty and complection of ladies, never before publishd."

The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies, whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to country people. containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the English-wines, or Metheglin . In a Rowfant binding. "... with a collection of the choicest and safest cosmetick remedies for preserving the beauty and complection of ladies, never before publishd."

By: George Hartman

Price: $2,880.00

Publisher: London, Richard Wellington: 1696

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1608

Condition: Very Good


Bound in full burgundy morocco about 1910 by the ephemeral Rowfant bindery. Chips to head of spine; light foxing throughout; tear from folding frontispiece of distilling apparatus (not affecting image); otherwise very good. Includes remedies for the Plague as well as against apoplexy, epilepsy, deafness, palsy, madness and scurvy. Also includes a chapter devoted to "The True English Wine Cellar." ; Duodecimo; 7, 528 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Joh. Alphonsi Borelli Neapolitani matheseos professoris, De motu  animalium, pars prima. Editio nova, a plurimis mendis repurgata, ac  dissertationibus physico-mechanicis de motu musculorum, et de  effervescentia, et fermentatione, clarissimi viri Joh. Bernoullii  matheseos professoris Basileensis, aucta, & ornata. WITH second part.

Joh. Alphonsi Borelli Neapolitani matheseos professoris, De motu animalium, pars prima. Editio nova, a plurimis mendis repurgata, ac dissertationibus physico-mechanicis de motu musculorum, et de effervescentia, et fermentatione, clarissimi viri Joh. Bernoullii matheseos professoris Basileensis, aucta, & ornata. WITH second part.

By: Giovanni Alfonso Borelli and Johann Bernoulli

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Hagæ Comitum, Petrum Gosse: 1743

Seller ID: 3700

Condition: Very Good


1743. [ii], [iv], [ii], 228, [xviii]; [ii], 253, 45. Two parts together in later binding of brown paper covered board. Gilt particulars to green label to spine. All edges painted teal. Bookplate of the Library of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland to front pastedown; their purple stamp occasionally throughout including to title pages. With several folding plates to rear of book. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; 8vo; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for De morbis puerorum tractatus locupletissimi. TOGETHER WITH: Early work on Poisons.  De venenis, et  morbis venenosis tractatus locupletissimi: varia doctrina referti, nec solum medicis, verum etiam philosophis magnopere utiles

De morbis puerorum tractatus locupletissimi. TOGETHER WITH: Early work on Poisons. De venenis, et morbis venenosis tractatus locupletissimi: varia doctrina referti, nec solum medicis, verum etiam philosophis magnopere utiles

By: Girolamo Mercuriale, Jan Hieronim Chrosciejowski; Girolamo Mercuriale, Albertus Scheligius

Price: $2,100.00

Publisher: Frankfurt, Andreae Wecheli: 1584

Seller ID: 5015

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes bound as one. The first dealing with diseases of children & the second with poisons .Full yapped vellum. From the "Library of the Medical & Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland" with their large bookplate but without other markings. Swann; 11 x 18 cm; 4.25 x 7 inches; [viii],468,[25],[viii]168,[8] pages . View more info

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The American Journal of the Medical Sciences Volumes 1 thru 48

By: Isaac Hays

Price: $2,325.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lea & Blanchard: 1841-1864

Seller ID: 936

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard. Very Good. 1841-1864. Original sturdy half calf. A handsome set. Ex-libris; gift plate on front pastedown; due date flyer tipped onto rear fly; perforated library stamp on title page. This set the gift of Byron Stanton (Civil War surgeon in the 1st Ohio Light Infantry and 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and founder of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists), whose name also appears on the spines. ; Stout 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for L'Art des Accouchemens. Revue, corrigee, et augmentee. Volumes I & II.

L'Art des Accouchemens. Revue, corrigee, et augmentee. Volumes I & II.

By: J. L. Baudelocque

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Mequignon: 1796

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 3530

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Chez Mequignon. Very Good. 1796. Third Edition. Full worn brown calf. Red morocco label with gilt particulars to spine of volume I, which is lacking bottom quarter of spine covering. Volume II completely lacking spine covering. Loss to bottom right corner of volume II half title (not affecting text). Complete with 17 folding plates. Plate VI with a closed tear to the lower left margin (not affecting image); plate XVI significantly creased. Foxing throughout. Six pages of Latin text (editores et commentatores from "Horatii") inexplicably bound in rear of volume II. Nevert... View more info

Image for Anatomie du corps humain: avec des remarques utiles aux chirurgiens dans  la pratique de leurs operations ... Two volumes, forty plates.

Anatomie du corps humain: avec des remarques utiles aux chirurgiens dans la pratique de leurs operations ... Two volumes, forty plates.

By: Jan Palfin

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Guillaume Cavelier: 1726

Seller ID: 1395

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Chez Guillaume Cavelier. Very Good. 1726. Hardcover. Professionally re-backed full calf. First published in Dutch in 1718, this is the first French edition. Two volumes bound as one with 40 sur blanc hors texte engraved anatomical plates. ; Octavo; 370, [ii], 40 plts pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Principes sur l'art des accouchemens : par demandes et par réponses, en faveur des élèves sages-femmes....

Principes sur l'art des accouchemens : par demandes et par réponses, en faveur des élèves sages-femmes....

By: Jean-Louis Baudelocque

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, 1812

Seller ID: 4705


Fourth edition enlarged & corrected with 30 full page plates, one of which is folding. Full calf with black morocco label to spine. Repair to front hinge. View more info

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De mammarum morbis curandis commentatio medico-chirurgica

By: Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Nevermann

Price: $280.00

Publisher: Rostock, Adlerianis: 1831

Seller ID: 4980


Twentieth century cloth with morocco label to spine. Discolor to upper fore edge initial pages. View more info

Image for A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus  Being The Prize  Essay to which The Medical Soiciety of London Awarded the Fothergillian  Gold Medal For 1843

A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus Being The Prize Essay to which The Medical Soiciety of London Awarded the Fothergillian Gold Medal For 1843

By: John C. W. Lever

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, David L. Proudfit: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2449

Condition: Very Good


New York: David L. Proudfit. Very Good. 1845. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarter calf with gilt title to spine. Describes 41 different medical cases pertaining to diseases of the uterus with which the author personally dealt. Chipping to head & tail. Marbled boards. Foxing throughout. Otherwise a nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus: Being The Prize Essay to which The Medical Society of London Awarded the Fothergillian Gold Medal for 1843.

By: John C. W. Lever

Price: $180.00

Publisher: New York, David L. Proudfit: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2450

Condition: Very Good


New York: David L. Proudfit. Very Good. 1845. First Edition. Hardcover. Full cloth. Foxing throughout. Describes 41 different medical cases pertaining to diseases of the uterus the author personally dealt with. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info