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1822  The Story of the Institute of Living
1 1822 The Story of the Institute of Living
Hartford, Connecticut The Neuro-Psychiatric Institute of The Hartford Retreat 1946 First Edition Cloth Good 8vo., Boards 
110pp. boards sunned, previous owner's name embossed on front cover, his signature to front pastedown 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The Nazi Doctors and the Nuremberg Code: Human Rights in Human Experimentation, Annas, George J. and Grodin, Michael A.  (eds.)
2 Annas, George J. and Grodin, Michael A. (eds.) The Nazi Doctors and the Nuremberg Code: Human Rights in Human Experimentation
New York Oxford University Press 1992 0195070429 / 9780195070422 First cloth Very Good Good 8vo., Boards 
xxii, 371pp. previous owner's book plate to inside front cover, dj spine sunned 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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Ayer's American Almanac. For the years 1881 and 1890 [two issues], Ayer, J. C.
3 Ayer, J. C. Ayer's American Almanac. For the years 1881 and 1890 [two issues]
Lowell, Mass. Dr. J. C. Ayer & Co. Practical and Analytical Chemists 1889 wraps Very Good 12mo. 
Each complete, in original pictorial wrappers, 7.7 x 5 inches. 40 and 36 pages. Very good examples. 1881 is stitched; 1890 stapled (with rust but holding fine). Minor soiling only; front cover of 1890 with shallow chips. Attractive small woodcuts throughout. 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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Eine Sammlung Von Neuen Recepten und Bewahrten Curen: fur Menschen und Vieh, Ballmer, Daniel
4 Ballmer, Daniel Eine Sammlung Von Neuen Recepten und Bewahrten Curen: fur Menschen und Vieh
Schellsburg, PA Friedrich Goeb 1827 Side sewn wrapper Good 12mo. 
7 x 4.5 inches. Counting with title page as one: [7], 12-40; with front cover and free endpaper: [11], 12-40. Same as that seen in the archive of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. This work was also published in English, same year & printer, as A Collection of New Receipts and Approved Cures for Man and Beast. Side sewn original wrapper front and rear with fore-corners off. Notation in pencil faintly to front cover, profusely to front and rear free endpapers [a rather pretty alphabet at rear], title recopied in pencil, and a few instances of brief notation within. Old pen inscription to rear cover. Foxing throughout. Text in German. 
Price: 552.50 CDN
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Beckwith's Almanac Number 27: 1874, Beckwith, George
5 Beckwith, George Beckwith's Almanac Number 27: 1874
New Haven Henry E. Peck 1873 wraps Very Good 12mo. 
7.25 x 4.5 inches. 72 pages. Light soiling to covers and unobtrusive staining within; stitched binding is sound. Many adverts, and a 15 page Chronicle of Events (principally in Connecticut) from July 1872 to July 1st 1873. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Modern Contraception - A Practical Guide to Scientific Birth Control, Bloom, Philip M.
6 Bloom, Philip M. Modern Contraception - A Practical Guide to Scientific Birth Control
London Delisle Limited 1950 Second edition Soft Cover, wraps Very Good Very Good 16mo 
53 pp. Second Edition: May, 1950. "The Delisle imprimatur is a guarantee of responsible publishing. This series under the Editorship of Dr. Clifford Allen, Mr. Vincent Long, and Dr. Roger Pilkington, is rendering an invlauable service by providing 'popular' and reliable studies in the field of sex education, marriage and the family. A primary objective is to counteract the sale of second-rate and irresponsible literature." [front cover] Clean and unmarked: a very nice example of an early issue. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Foods:  Their Composition and Analysis.  A Manual for the use of Analytical Chemists and others.  with an introductory essay on the History of Adulteration, Blyth, Alexander Wynter
7 Blyth, Alexander Wynter Foods: Their Composition and Analysis. A Manual for the use of Analytical Chemists and others. with an introductory essay on the History of Adulteration
London Charles Griffin and Company, Limited 1896 Fourth edition Cloth Fair 8vo., Boards 
xxxii, 735pp. + 46pp. catalogue of publications, front and rear hinges becoming detached, ffep detached, text block tight, front paste down has bookplate of The Sanitary Institute declaring this volume to be a gift of the author, dated April 1896 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Nutrition and Physical Fitness [second edition], Bogert, L. Jean
8 Bogert, L. Jean Nutrition and Physical Fitness [second edition]
Philadelphia and London W. B. Saunders Company 1937 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
566 pages. The May 1937 printing of the Second Edition ["Thoroughly Revised"] that was first issued 1935. Red stain to ridge of top corner of textblock; offsetting to endpapers, former owner's signature to first leaf. Binding is sound. Blind embossed stamp of McAinsh & Co.Toronto at foot of title page. 
Price: 93.75 CDN
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The Chinese Revolution, Brown, Arthur Judson
9 Brown, Arthur Judson The Chinese Revolution
New York Student Volunteer Movement 1912 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo., Boards 
x, 217pp. + folding map at rear, twenty-five photographic illustrations. previous owner's signature dated 1914 to ffep. 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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Gynecology for Nurses, Campbell, Archibald Donald and Mabel Shannon
10 Campbell, Archibald Donald and Mabel Shannon Gynecology for Nurses
Philadelphia F. A. Davis 1946 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
vii, 274 pages, plus fold-out and plates in colour. Spine sunned, light drip-marks to covers; pencil name on front free endpaper, else clean and unmarked in sound binding. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Uveitis, Immunologic and Allergic Phenomena., Campinchi, R. et.al. with the collaboration of J. Denis-Lassalle et.al.
11 Campinchi, R. et.al. with the collaboration of J. Denis-Lassalle et.al. Uveitis, Immunologic and Allergic Phenomena.
Springfield, Illinois Charles C. Thomas 1973 First U.S. Edition Cloth Very Good 
xvi, 818pp. report of the French Ophthalmological Society Translated, Revised and indexed by Bruce Golden and Mariette M. Givoiset 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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A Bold Step Forward.  The History of the Fundy Mental Health Centre, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Cann, Linda
12 Cann, Linda A Bold Step Forward. The History of the Fundy Mental Health Centre, Wolfville, Nova Scotia
Wolfville, N.S. Fundy Mental Health Foundation 1986 First Edition Card covers Good 8vo 
83pp. 
Price: 26.00 CDN
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The A B C Manual of Materia Medica and Therapeutics, Clark, G. Hardy
13 Clark, G. Hardy The A B C Manual of Materia Medica and Therapeutics
Philadelphia Boericke & Tafel 1901 First Edition Cloth Good 8vo. 
vii, [17]-197 pages. Front and rear bordered in blind; gilt to spine. Light bumping to cloth at extremities. Old ink stain to textblock fore-edge bleeding into margin of some leaves. Insect predation to fore-margin of a number of leaves; in a few cases impressive and thereby touching text {please consult photos}. Binding sound and hinges secure. Scarce. 
Price: 1007.50 CDN
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Mouth-Breathing and Its Relation to Diseases of the Throat, Ear, Nose and Accessory Cavities, Collier, Mayo
14 Collier, Mayo Mouth-Breathing and Its Relation to Diseases of the Throat, Ear, Nose and Accessory Cavities
London Bailliere, Tindall and Cox 1901 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
28 pages, followed by 8 pages of ads. Frontispiece is tissue guarded. Blue pebbled cloth with gilt to front and spine. Marginal scoring to margin of a few pages. Binding is sound. 
Price: 306.25 CDN
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Blood Pressure Technique Simplified, Cowing, W. H.
15 Cowing, W. H. Blood Pressure Technique Simplified
Rochester Taylor Instrument Companies 1912 Fourth edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 12mo. 
122 pages. Jacket with light stains, top edge curled and with short closed tears - now in a removable archival sleeve. Boards with evidence of minor silverfish predation. Offsetting to endpapers from flaps. Binding is sound. Bookseller's ticket of J. F. Hartz medical books, Toronto, to front pastedown. 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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A Treatise of the Materia Medica : Volumes I and II [complete], Cullen, William
16 Cullen, William A Treatise of the Materia Medica : Volumes I and II [complete]
Philadelphia, New York & Edinburgh J. Crukshank & R. Campbell; R. Hodge, S. Campbell, & T. Allen 1789 leather Good 8mo 
8 x 5.1 inches. xv, 312; iv, 415 pages. First authorized US issue, the same year as the first UK. Patches on front and rear of vol. I where leather is lacking. Spine and internal hinges professionally repaired and leather treated: bindings are sound and supple. Original blank endpapers present in both volumes: one at front, two at rear. Half title to vol I but not to II. Former owner's signature dated 1814 to front endpaper of I and to head of title page of II. 4 x 2 inch rectangle cut off the top of first rear endpaper of II (most likely another old ownership signature); the leaf following is missing lower right corner. Pages age-toned and sporadically spotted; worming to volume II, 60 pages of which is larger than a pin-head: please see photo for the greatest extent. 
Price: 708.50 CDN
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Aids to Surgery, Cunning, Joseph
17 Cunning, Joseph Aids to Surgery
London Bailliere, Tindall and Cox 1908 Second edition Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
404 pages and 4 pages of ads at rear. Cloth rubbed; ownership signatures dated 1909; a few leaves with marginalia. Binding is sound. Not illustrated. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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18 Czermak; Dusch; Schroeder Van Der Kolk; Radicke; Esmarch Selected Monographs : Practical Uses of the Laryngoscope; Thrombosis of the Cerebral Sinuses; Atrophy of the Brain; Application of Statistics to Medical Enquiries; Uses of Cold in Surgical Practice.
London New Sydenham Society 1861 Cloth Good 8vo 
xiv, 329 pages plus plates. Brown cloth with gilt cameo on front and gilt titles to spine. Light foxing to the four full-page engraved brain plates and facing pages only. Former owner's neat signature to top of half-title; else remarkably clean and unmarked. Diamond shaped binder's ticket of Westleys of London to rear pastedown. Cloth split along front gutter for 2.5 inches at head and foot. Hinges secure and binding sound. Each of the five monographs has a separate title page with publisher / date/ etc. though the pagination is consecutive. In some cases the actual title of the monograph differs from that given in the collective title page at front, eg: "Application of Statistics to Medical Enquiries" is in fact "On the Importance and Value of Arithmetic Means...". This is Volume XI of the New Sydenham Society. 
Price: 84.50 CDN
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Physical Control of the Mind -- Toward a Psychocivilized Society, Delgado, Jose M.R.
19 Delgado, Jose M.R. Physical Control of the Mind -- Toward a Psychocivilized Society
New York Harper & Row 1971 0060902086 / 9780060902087 First Edition Card covers Good 8vo. 
xi, 288pp.light wear overall 
Price: 39.00 CDN
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20 Dobbins, Eleanor C., Ruth Abernathy Physical Education Activities for Handicapped Children
Albany University of The State of New York 1936 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Fair 8vo 
55 pages. Lower right corner torn off up to page 37 with no loss to text. Sunning to covers. Original staples holding fine. No marks. 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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