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1611 De Curatione Membratim Libri XI Vidi Vidii Vidus Vidius Medicine Scarce
1611 De Curatione Membratim Libri XI Vidi Vidii Vidus Vidius Medicine Scarce

Price: £2,450.00

A scarce medical work by renaissance surgeon Vidus Vidius. In Latin. Vidus Vidius (10 February 1509 26 May 1569), born Guido Guidi, was an Italian surgeon and anatomist. His father was a physician and his mother was the daughter...

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1673 Nicholas Culpeper Two Treatises Venereal Pox Of the Gout Scarce Medicine
1673 Nicholas Culpeper Two Treatises Venereal Pox Of the Gout Scarce Medicine

Price: £3,000.00

A scarce copy of these two medical treatises translated by Nicholas Culpeper.'The first, of the venereal pox, wherein is shewed I. The name and original of this disease. II. Histories thereof. ... VIII. How to cure such diseases as...

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1726 John Quincy Lexicon Physico-Medicum New Medical Dictionary Calf Binding
1726 John Quincy Lexicon Physico-Medicum New Medical Dictionary Calf Binding

Price: £260.00

The third edition of John Quincy's Lexicon Physico-Medicum.With scientific tables and illustrations in the text.Collated: Complete.John Quincy was an English apothecary known as a medical writer. Though he knew little of...

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1728 Dr Keil Medicina Statica Translated By John Quincy Scarce Fourth Edition
1728 Dr Keil  Medicina Statica Translated By John Quincy Scarce Fourth Edition

Price: £490.00

A scarce early edition of Medicina Statica: Being The Aphorisms Of Sanctorius, translated into English with large explanations to which is added Dr. Keil's Medicina Statica Britannica, with Comparative Remarks, and Explanations....

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1733 Rara Medicatione Vulnerum Liber Secundus Caesaris Magati Third Edition
1733 Rara Medicatione Vulnerum Liber Secundus Caesaris Magati Third Edition

Price: £550.00

A scarce copy of this influential medical treatise. Third edition, written in Latin. Considerably expanded from the first edition. With chapters focusing on the process of using natural healing treatments to treat wounds, with...

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1735 The Aphorisms of Hippocrates and the Sentences of Celsus Conrad Sprengell
1735 The Aphorisms of Hippocrates and the Sentences of Celsus Conrad Sprengell

Price: £350.00

A fascinating and early investigation into the philosophy and practises of Hippocrates and Celsus. Second edition. To which are added "Aphorisms Upon several Distempers, not well distinguished by the Ancients." Featuring one of...

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1742 The Natural Method of Cureing the Diseases of the Body Cheyne
1742 The Natural Method of Cureing the Diseases of the Body Cheyne

Price: £425.00

A fascinating eighteenth-century medical work by George Cheyne. George Cheyne (16711743) was a pioneering physician, early proto-psychologist, philosopher and mathematician, born in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, who opened a medical...

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1744 Richard Grey A Sermon Before The Governors Of The Northampton Infirmary
1744 Richard Grey A Sermon Before The Governors Of The Northampton Infirmary

Price: £390.00

The sermon preached by Richard Grey upon the opening of the County Infirmary in Northampton, as well as the statutes and rules governing the hospital The Infirmary opened to patients on the 29th of March 1744, and this sermon was delivered...

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1745 John Ranby Narrative Last Illness Earl Orford Pamphlet Surgeon Medicine
1745 John Ranby Narrative Last Illness Earl Orford Pamphlet Surgeon Medicine

Price: £240.00

A uncommon medical pamphet from the Eighteenth Century.Written by John Ranby, a prominent surgeon noted for his bad manners and inflammatory views, the pamphlet was heavily criticised amongst physicians at the time as it condemned...

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1747 Tarif General Des Compositions Galeniques et Chimiques Medicine Dose Scarce
1747 Tarif General Des Compositions Galeniques et Chimiques Medicine Dose Scarce

Price: £790.00

A scarce book of tables aimed at standardising the price of chemical preparations in Rouen. In French. The list of chemicals includes extract of aloe, opium and theriac. It was compiled by the apothecaries of Rouen and legally...

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1749 Materia Medica Liber I De Plantis Caroli Linnaei
1749 Materia Medica Liber I De Plantis Caroli Linnaei

Price: £7,700.00

A scarce medical work, exploring the use of plants within medicine, from influential botanist and physician, Carl Linnaeus. A very influential text. Rarely seen at auction- twice over the last 40 years. Soulsby 442 and Wellcome ...

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1755-1756 2vol Synopsis Medicinae Summary View Practice of Physick John Allen
1755-1756 2vol Synopsis Medicinae Summary View Practice of Physick John Allen

Price: £350.00

An English translation of John Allen's Synopsis Medicinae. Volumes I and III of a three part set. John Allen, (c1660 1741), was an English physician and inventor, mainly remembered for writing medical text books. Allen published...

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1756 Promptuario Pharmaca E Cirurgico by Santos de Torres Scarce Portuguese
1756 Promptuario Pharmaca E Cirurgico by Santos de Torres Scarce Portuguese

Price: £325.00

A scarce manual with directions for treating a range of afflictions and venereal diseases affecting humans. Second edition. By Santos de Torres (1676-1749). Torres was professor of surgery at All Saints' Hospital in Lisbon, and...

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1767 Letters to Married Women By Hugh Smith Child Care Scarce First Edition
1767 Letters to Married Women By Hugh Smith Child Care Scarce First Edition

Price: £2,150.00

A scarce first edition of this work on child-care by Hugh Smith. Hugh Smith (1735/61789) graduated at Leiden on 11 November 1755, and practised at Hatton Garden, London. He married the wealthy daughter of Archibald Maclean, and...

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1771 Opuscular Medica Georgio Baker Sir George Baker Medical Very Scarce
1771 Opuscular Medica Georgio Baker Sir George Baker Medical Very Scarce

Price: £360.00

A scarce early edition of Sir George Baker's medical work. Sir George Baker (1722 1809) was an English physician and President of the Royal College of Physicians. He was appointed physician to the Queen's household and then...

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1774 2vol Traite des Maladies Chirurgicales et des Operations Petit Supplement
1774 2vol Traite des Maladies Chirurgicales et des Operations Petit Supplement

Price: £595.00

A first edition of Jean Louis Petit's general treatise on surgical operations, with many fold-out plates. Volumes I and III of a three part set, with the rare supplements to the rear of volume III. Jean-Louis Petit (13 March...

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1779 3 Vol W Smellie Theory and Practice of Midwifery Illustrated Medical
1779 3 Vol W Smellie Theory and Practice of Midwifery Illustrated Medical

Price: £500.00

A handsome edition of this Georgian medical book specialising in midwifery by W Smellie.First volume illustrated with 38 (of 39) engraved plates, missing plate 4, collated.A comprehensive guide to the female reproductive...

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1784 3 Vols W Smellie Theory and Practice of Midwifery Illustrated Medical
1784 3 Vols W Smellie Theory and Practice of Midwifery Illustrated Medical

Price: £700.00

 A handsome edition of this Georgian medical book specialising in midwifery by W Smellie.First volume illustrated with 41 engraved plates, collated complete.A comprehensive guide to the female reproductive organs,...

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1786 Tableau Des Varietes De La Vie Humaine By M Guillame Daignan First Edition
1786 Tableau Des Varietes De La Vie Humaine By M Guillame Daignan First Edition

Price: £230.00

A scarce publication of this treatise with a table of varieties of human life with the advantages and disadvantages of each constitution; and important advice for fathers and mothers about the health of their children,...

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1788-95 2Vol Thomas Denman Introduction to the Practice of Midwifery
1788-95 2Vol Thomas Denman Introduction to the Practice of Midwifery

Price: £330.00

A two volume set of the Introduction to Midwifery by Thomas Denman.A made up set comprising Volume I of the 1788 edition and volume II of the 1795 edition. Complete in two volumes.After a career in naval military Thomas Denman...

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1801-10 Midwifery First Edition of Observations on the Cure of Cancer Denman
1801-10  Midwifery First Edition of  Observations on the Cure of Cancer Denman

Price: £450.00

A collection of scarce medical texts from Thomas Denman, bound as one. Second edition, volume one of the original two on "An Introduction to the Practice of Midwifery" and the first edition of Denman's "Observations on the Cure...

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1803 3 Vols A Course of Medical Studies By J Burdin Trans from French 1st Thus
1803 3 Vols A Course of Medical Studies By J Burdin Trans from French 1st Thus

Price: £325.00

A medical work chiefly designed for the use of medical students. Complete in three volumes Also includes a history of diseases and an account of the knowledge hitherto acquired with regard to the regular action of the different...

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1804 Wilson Philosophy Of Physic The Natural History Of Diseases And Cure First
1804 Wilson Philosophy Of Physic The Natural History Of Diseases And Cure First

Price: £940.00

A very scarce first edition of The Philosophy of Physic; or the Natural History of Diseases, and their Cure. Being an Attempt to Deliver the Art of Healing from the Darkness of Barbarism and Superstition, and from the Jargon...

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1807 Essay on the Disorder Termed A Cold E.L. White
1807 Essay on the Disorder Termed A Cold E.L. White

Price: £345.00

Doctor White's epidemiological study into the common cold. Containing suggested remedies and advice for families on avoiding and treating a cold. The name "common cold" came into use in the sixteenth century, due to the similarity...

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1807 La Gerocomie Ou Code Physiologique Une Societe de Medecins scarce
1807 La Gerocomie Ou Code Physiologique Une Societe de Medecins scarce

Price: £130.00

A Psychological and philosophical manual for both sexes to help them to a long life.  A scarce text. There is a reference table to the rear. Also features a frontispiece of Jacques Andre Millot.

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1810 Cooke A Practical Treatise On Tinea Capitis Contagiosa Scarce First Edition
1810 Cooke A Practical Treatise On Tinea Capitis Contagiosa Scarce First Edition

Price: £325.00

A scarce treatise on cutaneous

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1810 Observations on the Hydrargyria or Vesicular Disease George Alley
1810 Observations on the Hydrargyria or Vesicular Disease George Alley

Price: £695.00

A scarce medical text, exploring hydrargyria, and observing its effects. Featuring several illustrated plates in colour. Mercury poisoning, hydrargyria or mercurialism, is a disease caused by exposure to mercury or its compounds....

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1813 Lectures on Inflammation By John Thomson First Edition
1813 Lectures on Inflammation By John Thomson First Edition

Price: £240.00

A medical text that opens with a basis in the definition and symptoms of inflammation and moves on to outline various treatments for inflammatory issues such as adhesion and ulceration. First edition With a dedication to Andrew...

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1813 Nova Medicinae Elementa Nosographiae Latin Medical Text Second Edition
1813 Nova Medicinae Elementa Nosographiae Latin Medical Text Second Edition

Price: £79.99

A Latin medical text detailing new elements in medicine including discussion on tetanus and improvement on the prognosis in diseases. Second edition Joseph Capuron 1767-1849 was professor at the Faculty of Montpellier and an associate...

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1813 William Buchan Domestic Medicine A Treatise Including Unrelated ContempNote
1813 William Buchan Domestic Medicine A Treatise Including Unrelated ContempNote

Price: £115.00

The 1813 Boston edition of this immensely popular 18th century medical work.Includes a handwritten piece (probably from the 1840s), preserving notes apparently from an American tourist's trip around Lucerne, as part of their tour...

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1814 Andrew Borde The Boke Of The Introduction Of Knowledge Limited Edition
1814 Andrew Borde The Boke Of The Introduction Of Knowledge Limited Edition

Price: £60.00

A very scarce early Nineteenth Century limited edition of this Sixteenth Century medical volume, written by physician Andrew Borde.Borde was a noted figure in medicine during his era, with this volume in particular becoming extremely...

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1815 Family HERBAL English PHYSICIAN Nicholas CULPEPER
1815 Family HERBAL English PHYSICIAN Nicholas CULPEPER

Price: £288.00

An early nineteenth century edition of Culpeper's famous medicinal botanical guide. With thirty-seven handcoloured plates. Plates 5, 38, and 39 are missing. Plate 40 is detached, and has been laid down onto different...

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1815 Theorie Deunager De L'Hoome by P P Fournier Scarce
1815 Theorie Deunager De L'Hoome by P P Fournier Scarce

Price: £99.99

A scarce medical text, the 'Theory of Man' in French. Intended for use by those who are studying a degree in medicine. Presented and publicly defended at the Faculty of Medicine of Montpellier. Includes general discussions...

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1817 Essay on Burns Edward Kentish Scarce Edition
1817 Essay on Burns Edward Kentish Scarce Edition

Price: £335.00

A scarce essay on the treatment of burns in two parts. Covering burns common to miners due to gas explosions. Containing many different case studies, as well as the opnions of many top medical professionals on the treatments of...

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1819 Metodo Pratico Per la Pulizia Conservazione E Cura Dei Denti Guasti Scarce
1819 Metodo Pratico Per la Pulizia Conservazione E Cura Dei Denti Guasti Scarce

Price: £995.00

A scarce work on dental care with a focus on children, aimed at parents and directors of colleges and monasteries. In Italian. By Giovanni Pompeo Grifoni, a pharmacist and dentist from Sienna.

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1820-21 2 Vol De Sedibus et Causis Morborum Per Anatomen Indagatis J.B. Morgagni
1820-21 2 Vol De Sedibus et Causis Morborum Per Anatomen Indagatis J.B. Morgagni

Price: £210.00

An extremely rare uniformly bound set of these influential medical works. Ninth edition, written in its original Latin. Giovanni Battista Morgagni was an Italian anatomist, celebrated as the father of modern anatomical pathology....

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1821 MH James Observation General Principles Nature Treatment Inflammation First
1821 MH James Observation General Principles Nature Treatment Inflammation First

Price: £260.00

A very scarce early edition of Observations on the General Principles and on the Particular Nature and Treatment of Various Species of Inflammation by J. H. James who was surgeon to the Devon and Exeter Hospital and Consulting Surgeon...

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1821-1824 7vol Dictionnaire de Medecine Adelon Beclard Marjolin French Medical
1821-1824 7vol Dictionnaire de Medecine Adelon Beclard Marjolin French Medical

Price: £99.99

Seven volumes of the French Dictionnaire de Medecine. Volumes I, IV, V, VI, VII, X and XI of a 21 volume set. In French. With an engraving to each title page. By Mm. Adelon, Beclard, Biett, Breschet, Chomel, H. Cloquet, J. Cloquet,...

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1824 London MEDICAL REPOSITORY Monthly Journal Copland Dunglison
1824 London MEDICAL REPOSITORY Monthly Journal Copland Dunglison

Price: £120.00

The extremely scarce first edition of the collected medical periodicals the London Medical Repository from the year 1824. 'Numbers 121-126, volume XXI, being numers I-VI of a new series, volume I'. From January 1st to June...

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1824 PUPIL'S PHARMACOPOEIA Chemical Medicine Maugham Scarce
1824 PUPIL'S PHARMACOPOEIA Chemical Medicine Maugham Scarce

Price: £650.00

An extremely scarce copy of this compendium of medicinal drugs and their used, here presented for the benefit of students of medicine with the original Latin of the London edition interwoven with the English translation...

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1824 The Pupil's Pharmacopoeia W. Maugham London Pharmacopoeia Scarce
1824 The Pupil's Pharmacopoeia W. Maugham London Pharmacopoeia Scarce

Price: £425.00

An scarce copy of this compendium of medicinal drugs and their uses.Here presented for the benefit of students of medicine with the original Latin of the London edition interwoven with the English translation word for word or phrase...

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1826 Robert Burton 2 Volumes The Anatomy of Melancholy Tree Calf
1826 Robert Burton 2 Volumes The Anatomy of Melancholy Tree Calf

Price: £450.00

A two volume tree calf set of Burton's The Anatomy of Melancholy, first published in 1621.A new edition to which is prefixed The Life of the Author.Volume 1 features the frontispiece for the original publication. Illustrared...

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1828 Colloquia De Morbis Practica Et Theoretica Archibald Robertson Scarce
1828 Colloquia De Morbis Practica Et Theoretica Archibald Robertson  Scarce

Price: £320.00

A scarce medical text, written in Latin. Pratical and theoretical discussions on the treatment of diseases in the young. Third edition Archibald Robertson 1789  1864 was a Scottish physician and medical writer who had...

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1828 The Modern Practice of Physic The Character Cause Symptoms Disease Thomas
1828 The Modern Practice of Physic The Character Cause Symptoms Disease Thomas

Price: £350.00

A nineteenth century medical guide to several different diseases and ailments.The ninth edition of this text.In a Robert Seton of Head of the Mound, Edinburgh, binding.Written by Robert Thomas, an honorary member of the literary, historical...

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1830 Health Without Physic or Cordials for Youth Manhood and Old Age
1830 Health Without Physic or Cordials for Youth Manhood and Old Age

Price: £340.00

A fascinating work on prolonging life.Title page attributes authorship to 'an old physician'. On Copac author is stated as William Andrus Alcott.Alcott was an American educator, reformer and physician. His bibliography is extensive...

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1830 Observations on the Disorders of Females Uterine Irritation Thomas Addison
1830 Observations on the Disorders of Females Uterine Irritation Thomas Addison

Price: £645.00

A scarce and fascinating work by Thomas Addison on 'Uterine Irritation'. First edition. Thomas Addison (April 1793 29 June 1860) was a renowned 19th-century English physician and scientist. He is traditionally regarded as...

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1832 Constitution of Man in Relation to External Objects George Combe Phrenology
1832 Constitution of Man in Relation to External Objects George Combe Phrenology

Price: £66.99

A medical text investigating the classical exposition of phrenology, which furthered the popularity of phrenology by finding a pathway to a personal philosophy which was in tune with the scientific understanding of...

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1832 James Observations On General Principles Nature Treatment Of Inflammation
1832 James Observations On General Principles Nature Treatment Of Inflammation

Price: £115.00

A scarce edition of Observations on the General Principles and on the Particular Nature and Treatment of Various Species of Inflammation by J. H. James who was surgeon to the Devon and Exeter Hospital and Consulting Surgeon to the...

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1833 Cours De Physiologie Generale Et Comparee By M. Ducrotay De Blainville
1833 Cours De Physiologie Generale Et Comparee By M. Ducrotay De Blainville

Price: £69.99

A scarce medical treatise on general physiology written by  Ducrotay de Blainville comprising of twelve lessons. The first volume of three. Henri Marie Ducrotay de Blainville (1777 - 1850) was a French zoologist...

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1833 Select Dissertations Medical Science Gilbert Blane Bart Presentation Copy
1833 Select Dissertations Medical Science Gilbert Blane Bart Presentation Copy

Price: £360.00

A scarce collection of essays and observations on medical science, by Sir Gilbert Blane, Bart. Presentation copy by Dr. Wade. With tipped in handwritten letter, dated 26th December 1860. Featuring a folding table tallying particular...

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1834 A Systematic Treatise on Comparative Physiology Tiedemann Volume I
1834 A Systematic Treatise on Comparative Physiology Tiedemann Volume I

Price: £140.00

A scarce edition of this work on physiology. Dr James Manby Gully (14 March 1808 1883), was a Victorian medical doctor, well known for practising hydrotherapy, or the "water cure". Along with his partner James Wilson, he founded...

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1834 Bell The Hand Its Mechanism And Vital Endowments As Envincing Design Illust
1834 Bell The Hand Its Mechanism And Vital Endowments As Envincing Design Illust

Price: £99.99

The Hand, its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as Envincing Design by Charles Bell discusses the anatomy of the hand. Third edition. Sir Charles Bell KH  FRS  FRSE  FRCSE MWS  (1774 - 1842) was a Scottish surgeon,...

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1834 Fragmens Psychologiques Sur La Folie Par Francois Leuret
1834 Fragmens Psychologiques Sur La Folie Par Francois Leuret

Price: £295.00

Psychological Fragments Of Madness. First edition Includes information on hallucinations, visions and the terror of damnation. Leuret was an important figure in the early days of French psychiatry. He stressed the importance of...

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1834 Traite des Maladies Chirurgicales et des Operations Le Baron Boyer Medical
1834 Traite des Maladies Chirurgicales et des Operations Le Baron Boyer Medical

Price: £49.99

A work on surgery by distinguished French surgeon, Baron Boyer. Nouvelle edition. Volume I of an eleven part set. In French. Previous owner's ink inscription to front blank, dated 1837. The binder has preserved the original...

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1836 The Principles of Physiology Andrew Combe Fourth Edition Medical
1836 The Principles of Physiology Andrew Combe Fourth Edition Medical

Price: £36.99

A medical examination of the principles of physiology from Andrew Combe. Fourth edition, revised and enlarged. Andrew Combe (17971847) was a Scottish physician and phrenologist.

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1836-37 4vol Spongia Comentarii Di Medicina Opera Periodica Very Scarce Set
1836-37 4vol Spongia Comentarii Di Medicina Opera Periodica Very Scarce Set

Price: £620.00

A very scarce set, Comentarii Di Medicina Opera Periodica is a medical periodical by Giovanni Filippo Spongia. Including tables, some of which fold out. In four volumes complete. In Italian. Giovanni Filippo...

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1837 Histoire Generale Particuliere Des Anomalies Atlas Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
1837 Histoire Generale Particuliere Des Anomalies Atlas Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire

Price: £1,450.00

The scarce atlas and table of contents to Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire's influential teratological work, with twenty engraved plates. First edition. Atlas volume. Being volume four of a four volume set. With twenty plates;...

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1837 Medical Manual Anatrophy in Children Greek John Olympiou Very Scarce Signed
1837 Medical Manual Anatrophy in Children Greek John Olympiou Very Scarce Signed

Price: £175.00

A medical manual on debilitating disease in children. With some attractive vignettes and decorative head and tail pieces. Inscription and author's signature to recto of front free endpaper. Written in Greek. Very scarce.   ...

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1838 Robert Macnish The Anatomy of Drunkenness Seventh Thousand
1838 Robert Macnish The Anatomy of Drunkenness Seventh Thousand

Price: £69.99

A copy of Scottish surgeon Robert Macnish's The Anatomy of Drunkenness.Robert Macnish (1802 1837) was a 19th. century Scottish surgeon physician, philosopher and writer. Macnish completed his medical studies in 1825, gaining...

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1839 MEDICAL Reflections SCIENCE Henry HOLLAND Disease
1839 MEDICAL Reflections SCIENCE Henry HOLLAND Disease

Price: £58.99

Leather bound with cloth, covered boards. Sir Henry Holland, 1st Baronet (27 October 1788 27 October 1873) was a British physician and travel writer. Born in Knutsford, Cheshire, Holland was the son of the physician Peter Holland...

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1839 MEDICAL Uterine Alteration & Treatment DELARUF
1839 MEDICAL Uterine Alteration & Treatment DELARUF

Price: £49.99

A scarce copy of Dr Delarue's clinical studies into the treatment of organic alterations to the uterus. First Edition. Bound from the parts in paper-covered boards. In French. With a bound-in strip of blue paper with decorative...

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1840 A Practical Work on the Diseases of the Eye Frederick Tyrrell Vol1
1840 A Practical Work on the Diseases of the Eye Frederick Tyrrell Vol1

Price: £30.00

Volume II of this scarce edition of this medical work by Frederick Tyrrell. Includes detailed definitions and descriptions of eye diseases. Illustrated with 4 plates to back.

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1840 Nemesis Medicale Illustree Satires By Francois Fabre Vignettes By Daumier
1840 Nemesis Medicale Illustree Satires By Francois Fabre Vignettes By Daumier

Price: £1,100.00

A collection of medical satires written in twenty-five long poems, in rhyming couplets, carefully revised and corrected by the author, with notes following each satire. Illustrated with thirty woodcuts along with many humorous vignettes...

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1844 La Medecine Des Passions Considerees Maladies Lois Religion J B F Descuret
1844 La Medecine Des Passions Considerees Maladies Lois Religion J B F Descuret

Price: £68.00

A copy of this Nineteenth Century work on medicine by Descuret.Fourth Edition, corrected and augmented; in French. Jean Baptiste Felix Descuret (4 June 1795 27 November 1871) was a French physician and author who was a native of Chalon-sur-Saone....

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1845 An Essay Literary on Inversio Uteri First Ed Author's Presentation Copy
1845 An Essay Literary on Inversio Uteri First Ed Author's Presentation Copy

Price: £125.00

An author's presentation copy of this uncommon illustrated work on the inverted uterus. First edition. With ink inscriptions by the author to title page and front board, stating that this book was presented to the library of the...

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1845 Physiologie Pathologique Recherches Cliniques Microscopiques By Lebert
1845 Physiologie Pathologique Recherches Cliniques Microscopiques By Lebert

Price: £175.00

A scarce first volume of Physiologie Pathologique ou Recherces Cliniques, Experimentales et Microscopiques sur l'Inflammation, la Tuberculisation, les Tumeurs, la Formation du Cal, etc. by Hermann Lebert. This is an early work on...

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1848 Lectures on the Principles of Physic Sir Thomas Watson Scarce Volume I
1848 Lectures on the Principles of Physic Sir Thomas Watson Scarce Volume I

Price: £79.99

A scarce collection of medical lectures delivered by Sir Thomas Watson Third edition, revised. Volume I of two volumes only.

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1848 Nicholas Culpeper Complete Herbal Illustrated Plates Medicine Recipes
1848 Nicholas Culpeper Complete Herbal Illustrated Plates Medicine Recipes

Price: £225.00

A handsome, illustrated copy of Nicholas Culpeper's Complete Herbal.With twenty four plates to the front of the volume.Culpeper was an English botanist, physician, and astrologer operating in the Stuart period. Whilst practising...

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1850 Thomas Culpeper Complete Herbal One Hundred Additional Herbs Colour Plates
1850 Thomas Culpeper Complete Herbal One Hundred Additional Herbs Colour Plates

Price: £240.00

The Complete Herbal also including an enlarged edition of The English Physician by Nicholas Culpeper to which is also added upwards of fifty choice receipts, selected from the author's last legacy to his wife. With an...

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1850 Traite Des Maladies Du Cuir Chevelu Pierre Cazenave Illus FIRST Edition
1850 Traite Des Maladies Du Cuir Chevelu Pierre Cazenave Illus FIRST Edition

Price: £350.00

A first edition of Cazenave's study into scalp disease, illustrated with coloured plates. First Edition. 'Treatise on diseases of the scalp followed by hygienic advice on caring for the hair'. Featuring 8 coloured plates, with...

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1851 Psychologie Medecine et Metaphysique by J Charpignon French Medical Scarce
1851 Psychologie Medecine et Metaphysique by J Charpignon French Medical Scarce

Price: £140.00

A scarce work on the relationship between magnetism and human function. Rare and very unusual. A subject not yet understood. Interesting early thoughts. In the original French. Includes chapters on sleepwalking, 'magnetic fluid'...

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1852 Education Publique Morale by Francois Lallemand French Physician First Ed
1852 Education Publique Morale by Francois Lallemand French Physician First Ed

Price: £79.99

Lallemand's work on morality, philosophy and medicine. Claude Francois Lallemand (January 26, 1790, Metz August 25, 1854, Marseilles) was a French physician. His most important work, Recherches Anatomica Pathologiques sur lEncephale...

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1855 2Vol Etudes de Medecine Homoeopathique Samuel Hahnemann Scarce Medical
1855 2Vol Etudes de Medecine Homoeopathique Samuel Hahnemann Scarce Medical

Price: £650.00

A collection of medical works by Samuel Hahnemann.Complete in two volumes.Scarce in two volumes in original printed wrappers. Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann was a German physician best known for creating a system of alternative...

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1855 The Diseases of Females By Thomas J. GRAHAM
1855 The Diseases of Females By Thomas J. GRAHAM

Price: £140.00

A half leather hardback with marbled paper covered boards and gilt lettering on the spine. A book dealing with the medical complaints of women. An invaluable insight into 19th century medicine. Thomas J. Graham was a member of...

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1859 Laguille These Pour Doctorat Medicine French University Medical Theses
1859 Laguille These Pour Doctorat Medicine French University Medical Theses

Price: £55.00

A rare French language university theses. Singed by the author, one L.J.E. Laguille, the study makes for an interesting insight into the trends of French medicine in the 19th Century.

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1861 A Practical Treatise on Diseases of The Sexual Organs in Women Scanzoni
1861 A Practical Treatise on Diseases of The Sexual Organs in Women Scanzoni

Price: £160.00

A scarce copy of this gynaecological work on ailments of the female reproductive system. Fourth American edition. Translated from the French of H. Dor and A. Socin, and annotated by Augustus K. Gardner. Illustrated throughout...

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1861 Human Osteology Hawkins Binding Bones Luther Holden Scarce
1861 Human Osteology Hawkins Binding Bones Luther Holden Scarce

Price: £130.00

A scarce copy of this osteology study by Luther Holden. Third edition. Illustrated throughout with many plates, including a folding diagram of the spine. Rebound by Hawkins, Son and Loxley (binder's label to front pastedown). ...

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1863 Diseases of Woman by Graily Hewitt
1863 Diseases of Woman by Graily Hewitt

Price: £69.99

The diagnosis and treatment of disease in women, including the diagnosis of pregnancy and various practises for pain relief. With a dedication to Sir Charles Locock, 1st Baronet (17991875) was an obstetrician to Queen Victoria....

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1863 Skin Diseases of Parasitic Origin Tilbury Fox Illustrated
1863 Skin Diseases of Parasitic Origin Tilbury Fox Illustrated

Price: £185.00

A scarce copy of this work on parasitic skin diseases. With four plates, collated complete. Including chapters on the nature of parasitic diseases, nomenclature and description of parasitic diseases, and treatment.

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1864 Short Account of Sir Astley Cooper's Vital Restorative Scarce
1864 Short Account of Sir Astley Cooper's Vital Restorative Scarce

Price: £69.99

A scarce medical reference book by Sir Astley Cooper. Sir Astley Paston Cooper, 1st Baronet (23 August 1768 12 February 1841) was an English surgeon and anatomist, who made historical contributions to otology, vascular surgery,...

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1864 Urine, Urinary Deposits and Calculi Lionel S Beale Scarce
1864 Urine, Urinary Deposits and Calculi Lionel S Beale Scarce

Price: £99.99

A scarce copy of this medical guide to the diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract diseases, methods of examination and using urine to diagnose other illnesses, such as diabetes. With numerous diagrams and tables thoughout...

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1866 De L'Emploi de la Force dans les Accouchements Le Dr Em Bailly
1866 De L'Emploi de la Force dans les Accouchements Le Dr Em Bailly

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of a Thesis Report on the application of force in regards to childbirth, presented to the 'Facult de Mdecine de Paris' by Le Dr. Emile Bailly. The full title being: 'Concours Pour L'Agregation (Section de...

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1868 2 Volumes John Goodsir Anatomical Memoirs Frontispiece
1868 2 Volumes John Goodsir Anatomical Memoirs Frontispiece

Price: £295.00

A two volume set of John Goodsir's The Anatomical Memoirs.John Goodsir (1814 1867) was a Scottish anatomist, born at Anstruther, Fife. He was a pioneer in the study of the cell. Goodsir was trained in St Andrews and Edinburgh. In...

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1869 Andrew Wynter Our Social Bees 2Vol Medical Society Humans Observations
1869 Andrew Wynter Our Social Bees 2Vol Medical Society Humans Observations

Price: £90.00

A two volume set of Andrew Wynter's Our Social Bees comprising the first and second series. Andrew Wynter was a physician, specialising in insanity in patients. He wrote numerous works throughout his professional life, including Curiosities...

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1869 These Pour Le Doctorat en Medicine Narusse Chantereau
1869 These Pour Le Doctorat en Medicine Narusse Chantereau

Price: £29.99

A scarce copy of the Thesis Report presented to the 'Facult de Mdecine de Paris' by Narusse Chantereau in 1969. 'Thse Pour Le Doctorat en Mdecine; Prsente et Soutenue Par Narusse Chantereau, n Saint-tienne-de-Mont-Luc (Loire-Infrieure)....

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1870 Die Epidemische Diphtheritis Schnellste Heilung Dr Alban Lutz Diphtheria
1870 Die Epidemische Diphtheritis Schnellste Heilung Dr Alban Lutz Diphtheria

Price: £44.99

A scarce work on diphtheria epidemics. In German. With publisher's catalogue to rear.

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1872 2 Vols John Eric Erichsen The Science and Art of Surgery Illustrated
1872 2 Vols John Eric Erichsen The Science and Art of Surgery Illustrated

Price: £89.99

A two volume set of Erichsen's The Science and Art of Surgery - sixth edition.Sir John Eric Erichsen (1818 - 1896) was a British surgeon.He was born in Copenhagen, the son of Eric Erichsen, a member of a well-known Danish banking family....

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1873 Handbook for the Physiological Laboratory Klein Corpuscles Epithelium Nerve
1873 Handbook for the Physiological Laboratory Klein Corpuscles Epithelium Nerve

Price: £95.00

A fascinating guide to the classical experiments that embody the vivisectional methodology of what was to Britain a new physiology.The work is intended for beginners to the science. Split into Histology, the study of the microscopic...

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1874 OPHTHALMIATRIK By Carl H. Schauenberg
1874 OPHTHALMIATRIK By Carl H. Schauenberg

Price: £79.99

An uncommon edition of Schauenberg's Ophthalmiatrik. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering. The text of this work is in German. With a nameplate for The Institute of Ophthalmology, London...

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1878 Fever A Study in Morbid and Normal Physiology H C Wood
1878 Fever A Study in Morbid and Normal Physiology H C Wood

Price: £69.99

A study of the effects of fever on the body. Including details of experiments with cats, rabbits, and other animals, including in-depth analysis of the effects on the brain. With five plates to the rear.

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1879 Clinical Lectures and Essays Sir James PageT and Howard Marsh 2nd Edition
1879 Clinical Lectures and Essays Sir James PageT and Howard Marsh 2nd Edition

Price: £79.99

A fascinating collection of lectures and essays on surgical practises, originally compiled by Sir James Paget. Second edition, with preface to the first edition, and publishers catalogue dated February 1888. Edited by Howard Marsh,...

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1881 A Manual of Dissections of the Human Body R E Carrington Scarce
1881 A Manual of Dissections of the Human Body R E Carrington Scarce

Price: £175.00

A scarce edition of this medical work on the dissection of the human body. Bound by Chivers of Bath (binder's label to rear pastedown). Illustrated throughout with numerous diagrams. Bookplate of Birmingham Medical Institute to...

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1882 Practical Treatise on Electro-Diagnosis Diseases Nervous System Bennett
1882 Practical Treatise on Electro-Diagnosis Diseases Nervous System Bennett

Price: £340.00

An important work on the diagnosis of nervous disorders using electricity. First edition. Illustrated with five plates.

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1882 What has Experimental Physiology done for the Practice of Surgery McDonnell
1882 What has Experimental Physiology done for the Practice of Surgery McDonnell

Price: £49.99

A scarce printing of an address delivered before the Surgical Society of Ireland, at the opening meeting, 23rd November 1877. Issued by the Association for the Advancement of Medicine by Research. Presented by president of the...

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1882 WILLIAM BOWMAN Address in Surgery MEDICINE
1882 WILLIAM BOWMAN Address in Surgery MEDICINE

Price: £24.99

Grey paper wraps with printed black titles to front cover. An pro-vivisection address in surgery delivered by William Bowman in 1882. Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet (July 20, 1816 - March 29, 1892) was an English surgeon,...

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1883 Johnson Harveian Oration Royal College Physicians Author Compliment Slip
1883 Johnson Harveian Oration Royal College Physicians Author Compliment Slip

Price: £39.99

A very scarce early edition of The Harveian Oration from a lecture delivered at the Royal College of Physicians June 24, 1882 by George Johnson. With author's compliment slip inserted to front. Second edition. Johnson (1818-1896) was...

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1884 Clinical Lectures Richard Quain Illustrated
1884 Clinical Lectures Richard Quain Illustrated

Price: £140.00

A rare collection of clinical lectures, which include some published papers, mainly concern orthopaedics and urology. Featuring forty highly detailed engraved plates, several of which are coloured, bound into the...

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1887 HUNTERIAN ORATION Savory MEDICAL Science
1887 HUNTERIAN ORATION Savory MEDICAL Science

Price: £22.99

Stiff blue paper wraps with black lettering to the front cover. The Hunterian Oration from 1887 delivered by William S. Savory, President of the College of Surgeons of England.  Text is printed on stiff card. Sir William Scovell...

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1887 Lessons in Gynaecology William Goodell Third Edition Illustrated Obstetrics
1887 Lessons in Gynaecology William Goodell Third Edition Illustrated Obstetrics

Price: £49.99

A medical textbook on the principles of gynaecology from William GoodellThird edition, thoroughly revised and greatly enlarged.Illustrated with many vignette engravings.

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1887 Treatise On Diseases Of The Skin Diagnosis Treatment Anderson Colour Plates
1887 Treatise On Diseases Of The Skin Diagnosis Treatment Anderson Colour Plates

Price: £125.00

A scarce treatise on the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases based on the analysis of 11,000 consecutive cases with four colour plates, some chromo-lithograph, some steel engraving and including...

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1888 Tucker Wise Alpine Winter In Its Medical Aspects Illustrations Foldout Map
1888 Tucker Wise Alpine Winter In Its Medical Aspects Illustrations Foldout Map

Price: £145.00

Alpine Winter in its Medical Aspects: With Notes on Davos Platz, Wiesen, St. Moritz and the Maloja is a very scarce guide to health and medical advice for a winter in the alps. Illustrated with a fold out map with colour detail to...

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1889 2vol Cyclopaedia of the Diseases of Children John M Keating Illustrated
1889 2vol Cyclopaedia of the Diseases of Children John M Keating Illustrated

Price: £49.99

A scarce copy of this paediatric dictionary from John M. Keating. Illustrated with numerous plates, and illustrations in the text. Including publisher's catalogues to the rear. With entries on scrofulosis, cretinism, tracheotomy and...

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1889 Observations on Some Rare Diseases of the Skin J.F.Payne Presentation Copy
1889 Observations on Some Rare Diseases of the Skin J.F.Payne Presentation Copy

Price: £695.00

A scarce medical text, exploring rare diseases that affect the skin. Presentation copy, with inscription from the author, given to the library of the Birmingham Medical Institute. Featuring four coloured plates to the rear, and...

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1889 Suppuration and Septic Diseases Lectures W.W.Cheyne Signed Gilbert Barling
1889 Suppuration and Septic Diseases Lectures W.W.Cheyne Signed Gilbert Barling

Price: £240.00

A rare collection of three lectures delivered at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in February 1888, on suppuration and septic diseases. Featuring four diagrammatic illustrations. Sir William Watson Cheyne was a British...

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1892 Anleitung Zur Aseptischen Wundbehandlung Von Curt Schimmelbusch Scarce
1892 Anleitung Zur Aseptischen Wundbehandlung Von Curt Schimmelbusch Scarce

Price: £240.00

A scarce German medical text giving a guide to the treatment of wounds and ensuring they remain aspetic. First edition With 28 illustrations throughout. With a foreword by Professor E. Von Bergmann, a German surgeon who first...

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1893 Manuel de Medecine, d'Hygiene, de Chirurgie et de Pharmacie Domestiques
1893 Manuel de Medecine, d'Hygiene, de Chirurgie et de Pharmacie Domestiques

Price: £29.00

A Medical Manual by Doctor Dehaut.In the original French.Twentieth Edition.

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1895 Reprints British Medical Journal Sick Poor in Workhouses Ernest Hart
1895 Reprints British Medical Journal Sick Poor in Workhouses Ernest Hart

Price: £99.99

A scarce reprint of Ernest Hart's report on the treatment of illnesses in Victorian workhouses. Second series. Ernest Abraham Hart (26 June 1835 7 January 1898) was an English medical journalist. On 22 November 1866 Hart was...

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1896 A Treatise on Cholelithiasis Bernard Naunyn Archibald Garrod
1896 A Treatise on Cholelithiasis Bernard Naunyn Archibald Garrod

Price: £69.99

A medical essay on gallstones from B. Naunyn.Translated by Archibald E. Garrod. Bound together with, 'Report Presented to the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting of the New Sydenham Society Held in Carlisle, July 31st, 1896.'

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1897 John Simon English Sanitary Institutions Political Social Relations
1897 John Simon English Sanitary Institutions Political Social Relations

Price: £33.00

A handsome edition of John Simon's English Sanitary Institutions.John Simon was an English pathologist, surgeon, and public health officer. Simon was appointed Medical Officer of Health for London as part of the Public Health...

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1897-8 4vols The Household Physician by J M'Gregor-Robertson Second Edition
1897-8 4vols The Household Physician by J M'Gregor-Robertson Second Edition

Price: £295.00

A set of medical reference books: The Household Physician.Complete in four volumes.Talwin Morris Bindings.A Family Guide to the Preservation of Health and to the Domestic Treatment of Ailments and Disease, with Chapters on Food and...

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1898 Natural History DIGESTION Lockhart Gillespie Illustrated
1898 Natural History DIGESTION Lockhart Gillespie Illustrated

Price: £69.99

Lockhart Gillespie's fascinating look at the much disregarded area of digestive health. Part of the Contemporary Science Series. Illustrated by figures, diagrams and charts, some folding. Publisher's catalogues to the front and...

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1899 An Exepriemental Research into Surgical Shock By George Crile First
1899 An Exepriemental Research into Surgical Shock By George Crile First

Price: £440.00

A medical text investigating as aspects of the body and its affect from surgical shock, including chapters specifically on bones, the diaphragm and liver. Inscribed by the author. First edition. An essay awarded the Cartwright...

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1901 HARVEIAN ORATION Norman Moore MEDICINE Science
1901 HARVEIAN ORATION Norman Moore MEDICINE Science

Price: £19.99

Publisher's red cloth binding with gilt titles to the front board and spine. The Harveian Oration from 1901 delivered by Norman Moore.

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1902 Grundriss Zum Studium Der Geburtshulfe Von Dr Ernst Bumm First Edition
1902 Grundriss Zum Studium Der Geburtshulfe Von Dr Ernst Bumm First Edition

Price: £99.99

A scarce first edition of this influential text on midwifery. In German. Containing 28 lectures illustrated with 575 diagrams and drawings, including one fold-out plate demonstrating different hip shapes of women. Dr Ernst...

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1903 LYMPHATICS Poirier Cuneo ANATOMY Medicine Illus
1903 LYMPHATICS Poirier Cuneo ANATOMY Medicine Illus

Price: £485.00

Hardbound volume wiith green cloth covered boards. This work, a section of 'The Treatise of Human Anatomy, edited by P. Poirier and A. Charpy, is divided into two parts. The first - on the General Anatomy of the Lymphatic System...

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1904 2vol Health DISEASE MARRIAGE Senator Kaminer
1904 2vol Health DISEASE MARRIAGE Senator Kaminer

Price: £99.99

The first English edition of this interesting collection of essays on the relationship between marriage, health, hygiene and disease: the occupational health-hazards of being married. Translated from the German by...

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1904 Cours de Dermatologie Exotique by Edouard Jeanselme Dermatology Medicine
1904 Cours de Dermatologie Exotique by Edouard Jeanselme Dermatology Medicine

Price: £325.00

An uncommon work on tropical diseases of the skin. First edition. In French. Illustrated with maps, photographs and drawings, some in colour.

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1905 J Sim Wallace The Role of Modern Dietetics in Causes of Disease
1905 J Sim Wallace The Role of Modern Dietetics in Causes of Disease

Price: £140.00

A scarce book of modern dieteticsA collection of essays which first appeared in various medical journals such as the Lancet on the subject of dietetics, that is, the study of nutrition and diet and how it can affect overall health....

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1905 The Horse Talwin Morris Sample Book Design Plates
1905 The Horse Talwin Morris Sample Book  Design Plates

Price: £295.00

A copy of The Horse, Its Treatment in Health and Disease in a Talwin Morris binding.Talwin Morris was a prolific book designer and decorative artist working in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, particularly known for his Glasgow...

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1906 Catarrhal Fevers Commonly Called Colds Prosser White Scarce
1906 Catarrhal Fevers Commonly Called Colds Prosser White Scarce

Price: £59.99

An epidemiological study of the symptoms and treatments of the common cold. With micrographs of the rhinovirus when cultivated in agar jelly. The author, Dr R. Prosser White, was an honorary life member of the St John's Ambulance...

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1906 Gustav Jaegar Health Culture Hygiene Educational Instructional Physiology
1906 Gustav Jaegar Health Culture Hygiene Educational Instructional Physiology

Price: £160.00

A revised, early 20th Century handbook concerning clothes hygiene by famed German naturalist Gustav Jaeger.The book demonstrates techniques to maintain the cleanliness of various types of clothing, including soldier's uniforms,...

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1907 A Pharmacopoeia For Disease of the Skin Edited by James Startin Medicine
1907 A Pharmacopoeia For Disease of the Skin Edited by James Startin Medicine

Price: £99.99

A book containing directions for the identification of samples and the preparation of compound medicines for the skin. Containing concise formulae for baths, mixtures, ointments, lotions, caustics; rules of diet, classification...

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1907 Bulletin Medical Vingt Et Unieme Annee Duexieme Semestre Gainche Tancrede
1907 Bulletin Medical Vingt Et Unieme Annee Duexieme Semestre Gainche Tancrede

Price: £39.99

A periodical publication of critical reviews and recent literature in the field of medicine.Illustrated plates of advertisements for medicine and healthy living with medical illustrations throughout.Contains studies...

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1907 Image-Forming Powers of EYES by LEON J. COLE First
1907 Image-Forming Powers of EYES by LEON J. COLE First

Price: £89.99

Leon J. Cole's An Experimental Study of the Image-Forming Powers of Various Types of Eyes. Rebound in paper covered boards with new end papers. Some of the pages are unopened. "The American Academy of Arts and Science is...

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1908 Report Committee Law INEBRIATES Detention Retreats
1908 Report Committee Law INEBRIATES Detention Retreats

Price: £44.99

An interesting Edwardian report on the legal and reformatory treatment of drunkards, containing numerous interview transcripts. 'Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty'. In a Royal College of Surgeons...

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1909 Age Incidence Sex and Comparative Frequency in Disease Statistics Andrew
1909 Age Incidence Sex and Comparative Frequency in Disease Statistics Andrew

Price: £69.99

An epidemiological study of the the influences of age and gender in the requency of certain diseases. With chapters on afflications of the joints, heart, kidneys, tonsils and many others.

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1910 Antiseptic Surgery William Watson Cheyne Scarce
1910 Antiseptic Surgery William Watson Cheyne Scarce

Price: £110.00

A scarce copy of this work on preventing infection during and after surgery by William Watson Cheyne. Illustrated throughout with many engravings in the text. Sir William Watson Cheyne (14 December 1852 19 April 1932) was a British...

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1911 Vol 1 Nouvelle Pratique Medico-Chirurgicale Illustrated Fine Binding
1911 Vol 1 Nouvelle Pratique Medico-Chirurgicale Illustrated Fine Binding

Price: £39.99

A first edition Volume One of Nouvelle Pratique: Medico-Chirurgicale.douard Brissaud (15 April 1852, Besanon 20 December 1909) was a French physician and pathologist. He was taught by Jean Martin Charcot at Piti-Salptrire Hospital....

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1912 Systematic Case-Taking Practical Guide Medical Students By McKisack First
1912 Systematic Case-Taking Practical Guide Medical Students By McKisack First

Price: £44.99

A very scarce early edition for the use of medical students Systematic Case-Taking A Practical Guide to the Examination and Recording of Medical Cases written by Lawrence Henry McKisack. First edition. McKisack was also Physician...

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1913 HARVEIAN ORATION Mitchell Bruce MEDICAL Science
1913 HARVEIAN ORATION Mitchell Bruce MEDICAL Science

Price: £27.99

Red cloth binding with gitl titles to spine and front board. The Harveian Oration from 1913 delivered by J. Mitchell Bruce on the influene of Harvey's work in infection and immunity.

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1913 The Dietetic Cure of Obesity Very scarce Yorke Davies Treatment Gout Remedy
1913 The Dietetic Cure of Obesity Very scarce Yorke Davies Treatment Gout Remedy

Price: £40.00

A very scarce medical explanation of the disease of corpulence. Includes tables illustrating weight issues and explaining the elements of fat.Contains chapters on the treatment of gout by diet. The work explores the treating obesity,...

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1914 Paterson The Anatomist's Notebook Human Disection Illustrated Scarce First
1914 Paterson The Anatomist's Notebook Human Disection Illustrated Scarce First

Price: £120.00

A very scarce early edition of The Anatomist's Notebook A Guide to the Dissection of the Human Body by A. Melville Paterson. First edition. A highly illustrated guide with twenty six illustrations, a preface to front, 'Regulations...

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1915 Report Alleged GERMAN OUTRAGES Committee War
1915 Report Alleged GERMAN OUTRAGES Committee War

Price: £69.99

A scarce First World War report concerning 'German outrages' in a medical context, with evidence from soldiers, refugees and others. 'Presented to Parliament by Command of His Majesty'. Featuring a number of folding plates,...

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1918 Chemical Pathology Discussion Of General Pathology By H Gideon Wells
1918 Chemical Pathology Discussion Of General Pathology By H Gideon Wells

Price: £49.99

A scarce edition of Chemical Pathology being a discussion of general pathology from the standpoint of the chemical processes involved. Written by Harry Gideon Wells. Third edition. This edition has new additions based on research...

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1920 Principles of GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY by W. M. BAYLISS
1920 Principles of GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY by W. M. BAYLISS

Price: £95.99

A book that deals with General Physiology and brings all the different methods of treatment into one book. Bound in cloth. There is a bookseller label on the front paste down, of the name H. K. Lewis & Co. LTD. With 261...

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1921 Contributions to the Study of Precocity in Children Leonard George Guthrie
1921 Contributions to the Study of Precocity in Children Leonard George Guthrie

Price: £230.00

A scarce collection of the Fitzpatrick Lectures, on the history of Medicine used for the treatment of children. An important work in its field. Never reprinted. Delivered at the Royal College of Physicians in the years 1907-1908. Presentation...

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1926 Dispensatory of the United States of America Twenty-First Edition Revised
1926 Dispensatory of the United States of America Twenty-First Edition Revised

Price: £69.99

The Dispensatory of the United States of America in two parts, continuously paginated. Part I 'Drugs recognized by the United States Pharmacopoeia, the Pharmacopoeia of Great Britain, or the National Formulary.' Part II 'Unofficial...

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1927 Gerard's Herbal Marcus Woodward Th Johnson Illustrated Crushed Morocco Gilt
1927 Gerard's Herbal Marcus Woodward Th Johnson Illustrated Crushed Morocco Gilt

Price: £500.00

An exquisitely bound copy of Gerard's Herbal.Reprinted from the 1636 edition edited by English botanist Thomas Johnson.John Gerard was a botanist and herbalist best noted for this work which was, when first published in 1597, the most...

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1927 HISTORY of SCOTTISH MEDICINE to 1860 John COMRIE
1927 HISTORY of SCOTTISH MEDICINE to 1860 John COMRIE

Price: £99.99

Hardbound volume with blue cloth covered boards and gilt detailing to the spine and front board. Research Studies in Medical History Number 4. Published for The Wellcome Historical Medical Museum, London.

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1928 Conduct MEDICAL PRACTICE Lancet
1928 Conduct MEDICAL PRACTICE Lancet

Price: £44.99

A handbook to proper medical conduct incorporating articles which formally appeared in The Lancet medical journal. Second Edition. Features 31 chapters on issues ranging from the sale of poison to the colonial medical service. ...

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1929 Alcohol and the Human Life Courtenay C. Weeks First Edition Thus
1929 Alcohol and the Human Life Courtenay C. Weeks First Edition Thus

Price: £24.99

An intricate study into the affects of alcohol on the human body. First edition thus by Courtenay C. Weeks, with a revision of certain facts and figures from the original by Victor Horsley, and Mary Struge. Presentation copy,...

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1930 CRAWFORD Roll of the Indian Medical Service 1615-1930 Limited Edition
1930 CRAWFORD Roll of the Indian Medical Service 1615-1930 Limited Edition

Price: £140.00

Lieutenant Colonel Crawford's humble tribute to his comrades and predecessors in the Indian Medical Service.The roll is presented chronologically, by name, with details of qualification and biographical milestones where available.One...

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1930 The BRITISH OPTICAL Association Year Book FIRST
1930 The BRITISH OPTICAL Association Year Book FIRST

Price: £45.99

The 1930 Year Book of The British Optical Association is a compilation of opticians, where they are based, and optical reports. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and stamped pictorial front board. With a colour plate...

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1931 Curiosities Of Heredity The Hapsburg Lip By J N Ungoed Pitt Portrait First
1931 Curiosities Of Heredity The Hapsburg Lip By J N Ungoed Pitt Portrait First

Price: £99.99

A very scarce medical book on heredity Curiosities of Heredity "The Hapsburg Lip" by J. N. Ungoed Pitt with a portrait of the Emperor Charles V to frontispiece. First edition. The book discusses 'the Hapsburg Lip' and other hereditary...

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1933 Lettsom Life Times Friends Descendents James Johnston Abraham Medicine
1933 Lettsom Life Times Friends Descendents James Johnston Abraham Medicine

Price: £65.00

A very smart first edition of this biography of John Coakley Lettsom with illustrative plates and vignettes throughout.Lettsom was a quaker, physician and philanthropist known for his abolitionist stance on slavery in 18th/19th Century...

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1934 2vol The Household Physician J McGregor Robertson Colour Illustrations
1934 2vol The Household Physician J McGregor Robertson Colour Illustrations

Price: £135.00

A medical guide to domestic remedies and medicines. With numerous plates and  illustrations throughout, including a fold-out coloured diagram of the human body to the rear of each volume. Complete in two volumes.

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1934 J H Hunt Indian Fakirs First Thus Medical Paper St Bartholomew's Journal
1934 J H Hunt Indian Fakirs First Thus Medical Paper St Bartholomew's Journal

Price: £95.00

A handsome first thus of J H Hunt's Indian "Fakirs".With 26 photographic illustrations.A paper read before the Osler Club in 1934 by the physician J H Hunt.With a short, signed letter from Dr Hunt to the owner, Dr Patrick...

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1935 Bibliographie NEUROLOGIE PSYCHIATRIE Dutch
1935 Bibliographie NEUROLOGIE PSYCHIATRIE Dutch

Price: £59.99

A comprehensive alphabetical list of all the works of Dutch writers in the field of neurology, psychiatry and related subjects in 1935. With a foreword by  Prof. Dr. K. Herman Bouman. The original paper wraps have...

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1935 Biological Politics an Aid to Clear Thinking F. William Inman
1935 Biological Politics an Aid to Clear Thinking F. William Inman

Price: £39.99

A rare medical text, rewritten from lectures delivered by F. William Inman. Chapters include "Sentiment and Reality", "The Maternal Appetite", "Disease and Inheritance" and "Mistaken Thinking". With publishers advertisements to...

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1935 MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS Notes Otto May Prudential
1935 MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS Notes Otto May Prudential

Price: £22.99

Hardbound volume with green cloth covered boards. Notes for the issuing of life assurance including the consideration of family history, history of past illnesses, cardio-vascular system, examination of the chest, height and weight,...

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1937 The Dangerous Drugs and Poison Acts Drug Legislation Miniature Very Scarce
1937 The Dangerous Drugs and Poison Acts Drug Legislation Miniature Very Scarce

Price: £120.00

A fascinating little book of drug legislation in the early twentieth century.A miniature work, published by J C Eno Ltd, a pharmacist which developed and created ENO Fruit Salts. The Fruit Salts are advertised to the...

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1939-47 Royal Cripples Hospital Annual Report Birmingham Illustrated Scarce
1939-47 Royal Cripples Hospital Annual Report Birmingham Illustrated Scarce

Price: £69.99

Ten pamphlets bound together, all giving the annual report of Royal Cripples Birmingham Hospital, originally published annually, a scarce text. Illustrations and photographs throughout. The reports include information on donations...

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1942 BACTERIOLOGY FAIRBROTHER Medical Illustrated
1942 BACTERIOLOGY FAIRBROTHER Medical Illustrated

Price: £29.99

A detailed examination of the presence of bacteria as an agent in illness, dating from the Second World War. Fourth Edition. Featuring several plates as well as diagrams, tables, graphs and photographs in the text. ...

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1942 Hubert Biss Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Human Body Illust
1942 Hubert Biss Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Human Body Illust

Price: £120.00

Hubert Biss' introduction and overview of female anatomy and physiology. Includes five full-colour plates by Georges Dupuy, with an interactive plate showing the anatomy of a pregnant woman.Each illustration is annotated, with numbers...

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1944 MEDICINE in Western ONTARIO History SEABORN
1944 MEDICINE in Western ONTARIO History SEABORN

Price: £39.99

Hardbound volume with red cloth covered boards and gilt title to the spine with 112 illustrations. Contains chapters on Indian, French and English medicine with detailed information on the history of hospitals in Western Ontario. ...

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1945 HARVEIAN ORATION John Parkinson MEDICINE Science
1945 HARVEIAN ORATION John Parkinson MEDICINE Science

Price: £27.99

Red cloth binding with gilt titles to the front board and spine. The 1945 Harveian Oration delivered by John Parkinson.

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1947 STUDIES in RENAL CIRCULATION Medicine 1st D/J
1947 STUDIES in RENAL CIRCULATION Medicine 1st D/J

Price: £167.99

Maroon cloth binding with gilt titles to spine.  In original dust jacket. The first edition of this medical study on Renel circulation which is illustrated with in text illustrations throughout.  It is inscribed to the...

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1948 Dr. HUARTE & PSICOLOGIA by M. De Iriarte SPANISH
1948 Dr. HUARTE & PSICOLOGIA by M. De Iriarte SPANISH

Price: £29.99

A Spanish book on Dr Huarte and psychological differential practices. Bound in the original wraps. Third Edition. In Spanish. Juan Huarte de San Juan or Juan Huarte y Navarro (c1530-1592) was a Spanish physician and psychologist....

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1948 PATHOLOGY of TUMOURS Willis Disease Medicine Illus
1948 PATHOLOGY of TUMOURS Willis Disease Medicine Illus

Price: £129.99

Hardbound volume in green cloth covered boards with illustrations and diagrams.

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1949 Further Rare Diseases F Parkes Weber Epidemiology First Edition
1949 Further Rare Diseases F Parkes Weber Epidemiology First Edition

Price: £22.99

A first edition of this study of uncommon illnesses. Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and diagrams. Frederick Parkes Weber (8 May 1863 1962) was an English dermatologist who practiced medicine in London.

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1950 Eternal Eve by Harvey GRAHAM First Edition SIGNED
1950 Eternal Eve by Harvey GRAHAM First Edition SIGNED

Price: £230.00

A scarce, limited de luxe edition, signed presentation copy of Eternal Eve by Harvey Graham. Bound in paper-covered boards with gilt lettering and decoration. First Edition. No. I, Signed Presentation Copy. Limited de Luxe...

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1951 Health and the Citizen a Study in Design for Living Joseph V. Walker 1st Ed
1951 Health and the Citizen a Study in Design for Living Joseph V. Walker 1st Ed

Price: £22.99

A fascinating study exploring the advisable steps to health living. First edition. With chapters that include "The Structure and Function of the Family", "The Lessons of Old Age", "Work and Play" and "The Fourth Dimension". Presentation...

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1952 MEDICAL Ocular Effects of RICKETS Cavara & Bietti
1952 MEDICAL Ocular Effects of RICKETS Cavara & Bietti

Price: £115.00

A scarce presentation copy of Professor V. Cavara and Professor G. B. Bietti's text on the effects of Rickets on the eye, signed by the authors to prominent ophthalmologist Sir Stewart Duke-Elder. Bound in card. Presumed First...

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1954 (1874) Bibliographie Des Sciences Medicales Alphonse Pauly
1954 (1874) Bibliographie Des Sciences Medicales Alphonse Pauly

Price: £55.00

A copy of Pauly's medical bibliography. Reprinted from the 1874 edition, which was published in Paris by Libraire Tross.With an extensive table of orders at the rear.

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1954 John Custance Adventure Into The Unconscious Scarce First Edition
1954 John Custance Adventure Into The Unconscious Scarce First Edition

Price: £22.99

A scarce edition of Adventure into the Unconscious, a psychology treatise written by John Custance. First edition. Including an introduction and seven chapters entitles Two Worlds, Gods of the Hearth, Operation Noah's Ark, Berlin...

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1960 William Shakespeare and Robert Burton A Brownlee Shakespeare Authorship
1960 William Shakespeare and Robert Burton A Brownlee Shakespeare Authorship

Price: £19.99

A thesis on the Shakespeare authorship problem by A. Brownlee, in which he suggests the evidence for Shakespeare's co-authorship with Robert Burton. Robert Burton (8 February 1577 25 January 1640) was an English scholar at Oxford...

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1965 Symposium on SPINA BIFIDA by Duncan Guthrie FIRST
1965 Symposium on SPINA BIFIDA by Duncan Guthrie FIRST

Price: £59.99

A collection of discussion based on a Symposium on Spina Bifida. Bound in original wraps. First Edition. There is a compliments slip from the director of the charity, Duncan Gutherie. Founded in 1952 as the National Fund for...

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1967 2vols Biographie Medicale Par Ordre Chronologique Bayle Thillaye French
1967 2vols Biographie Medicale Par Ordre Chronologique Bayle Thillaye French

Price: £98.00

A set of Bayle and Thillaye's edited medical biography.Complete in two volumes.Put in a new order; revised and supplemented.Including Daniel LeClerc, a physician from Geneva who edited the Latin-language human anatomy work, Bibliotheca...

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1969 Ancient INDIAN MEDICINE Dr P Kutumbiah D/J
1969 Ancient INDIAN MEDICINE Dr P Kutumbiah D/J

Price: £71.99

Hardbound volume in ivory cloth covered boards with dustjacket. Dr P. Kutumbiah was born in India in 1892. He served in the Indian Medical Service and worked as a lecturer in chemistry and Surgery for the Madras Medical Service....

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1980 Nutritional OPHTHALMOLOGY By Donald S. McLaren
1980 Nutritional OPHTHALMOLOGY By Donald S. McLaren

Price: £107.99

A clean copy of Donald McLaren's Nutritional Ophthalmology. Bound in paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and an unclipped dustwrapper. Nutritional Ophthalmology is "an updated, totally revised and considerably expanded...

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1981 Grands Secrets Merveilleux by l'Abbe Julio Reproduction
1981 Grands Secrets Merveilleux by l'Abbe Julio Reproduction

Price: £60.00

A scarce copy of this Medical reference book by L'Abbe Julio.In French.Reproduction from the original 1907 text.

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c1670 Basilica Chymica Oswald CROLLIUS Medical Alchemy
c1670 Basilica Chymica Oswald CROLLIUS Medical Alchemy

Price: £1,820.00

Bound in calf. Being a translation of Oswald Crollius his Royal Chymistry, augmented and inlarged by John Hartman. To which is added his Treatise of Signatures of Internal Things; or, a True and Lively Anatomy of the Greater and...

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c1809 A Treatise on Febrile Diseases Vol I Alexander Philips Wilson
c1809 A Treatise on Febrile Diseases Vol I Alexander Philips Wilson

Price: £59.99

A rare medical text from prolific medical writer, Alexander Philip Wilson. Volume one of the original two. Although title page is absent, believed to be the 1809 Oliver D. Cooke publication. From the writer of "An experimental...

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c1880 Works On HEALTH And Best FOOD R B D Wells First SCARCE Illustrated
c1880 Works On HEALTH And Best FOOD R B D Wells First SCARCE Illustrated

Price: £275.00

A very scarce compilation of Wells's nineteenth-century guides to keeping healthy. First Edition. Five works in one. Titles include: Good Health and How to Secure it; Health and Economy in the Selection of Food; Water, and...

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c1884 Lectures on Health Birmingham and Midland Institute First Series Diagrams
c1884 Lectures on Health Birmingham and Midland Institute First Series Diagrams

Price: £70.00

A scarce collection of medical lectures bound together.Originally issued as singular penny pamphlets with continuous pagination. This volume combines the lectures of the first series.Medical lectures and pamphlets of this sort...

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c1905 The Works of Aristotle Sex Manual Medicine Midwifery Cures Illustrated
c1905 The Works of Aristotle Sex Manual Medicine Midwifery Cures Illustrated

Price: £99.99

An interesting little copy of this controversial medical work. 'Aristotle's Masterpiece', also known as 'The Works of Aristotle, the Famous Philosopher', is a sex manual and a midwifery book that was popular in England from...

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c1920 SHOCK Military Experiments Report TURCK Medicine
c1920 SHOCK Military Experiments Report TURCK Medicine

Price: £99.99

Paperbound volume with 29 illustrative diagrams. Important work on shock drawing from experience in the First World War. Very scarce. The Medical Record: A Weekly Journal of Medicine and Surgery was founded in 1866 by George Frederick...

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C1956 Dr Alexis Carrel Jour Apres Jour 1893-1944 French Language Eugenics
C1956 Dr Alexis Carrel Jour Apres Jour 1893-1944 French Language Eugenics

Price: £95.00

A scarce French limited edition of this book by Dr Alexis Carrel, number 97 of a 160 print run.Carrel was a renowned surgeon and biologist, who, like many intellectuals of his day, believed in the use of eugenics as a means to further...

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