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Medical Directory of South Africa 1960

By: Archer, B Crowhurst (Ed)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Knox Publishing Co., Durban: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13rr

Condition: Very Good


Complete. Inscribed to Colonel O(swald) L Shearer of Pietermaritzburg, and signed by Crowhurst Archer on the half-title page (dated: January 1961). Full leather. The boards have corner knocks, the spine has wear about the seams and head and foot. The boards have some light scuffing and shelving/ stacking marks. Stamped gilt titling on the spine and front (bold). Contents have mild evidence of ownership. The thumb-tags have wear. The pages are neat, tidy, clean, clear, tight, thick, healthy, sound. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Plastic Surgery

By: Bankoff, George

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Medical Publications Ltd., London: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bstb

Condition: Very Good


372 pages (complete). A pleasing copy. George Bankoff was a pseudonym for George Sava. This book was published as East Grinstead was discovering new techniques of plastic surgery. Still, this is detailed and diligent. The boards are sound with some light scuffing and corner wear. Within, the contents are bright, clean, clear, confident, very certain. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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Pharmacopoeia Londinensis: or, The London Dispensatory further Adorned by the Studies and Collections of the Fellows now living, of the said College

By: Culpeper, Nich.

Price: $665.00

Publisher: W Churchill, London: 1718

Edition: Nineth Edition

Seller ID: 38pg

Condition: Good


406 pages (complete). A gratifyingly aged copy of this rare extant ninth edition. At some stage the book was rebound, with consequent retrimming of pages. Half leather with linen-cloth boards. The book has a clear cellophane protective cover. The leathered corners and spine have some light wear about the edges and seams. The spine has five ridges with gilt titling. Despite some light wear to the head and foot and seams, the spine is handsome and clubbable. The boards have some scuffing, shelving wear, handling marks. They are steady and sure. Within: later end-papers. Previous owner ... View more info

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Treatise on the Diseases of the Heart and Great Vessels, and on the Affections Which May Be Mistaken For Them: comprising the author's view of the physiology of the heart's action and sounds, as demonstrated by his experiments on the motions and sounds in 1830, and on the sounds in 1834-5

By: Hope, J

Price: $570.00

Publisher: John Churchill, London: 1839

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 71rf

Condition: Very Good


639 pages (complete). Rebound by Glasgow Andersonian University, as a presentation copy, in full red leather with stamped gilt borders, decoration and titling. On the front pastedown is a presentation label dated 25th April 1846, to (in full latin) John Douglas Rose to mark his entry as a pharmacology graduate. Signed by his Mentor, Prof J A Easton. A stately copy. The boards have wear about all edges, corners, seams. They are scuffed, marked by handling and storage. The spine has wear to the head and foot and scuffing along the ridged body. The gilt decoration is benign. The titling ... View more info

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Syphilis

By: Hutchinson, Jonathan

Price: $85.50

Publisher: Cassell and Company, Limited: 1896

Seller ID: 33jz

Condition: Good


532 pages (complete). A sound copy. Hutchinson was the first to describe the signs of congenital syphilis. His work on vaccination and other high infectious diseases has led him to be regarded as the father of 'oral medication'. The boards have scuffing, wear, markings from handling, use and storage. They are benign, placid. The contents are assured. The colour plates are terrifying but clear and detailed. The pages have some mild signs of age but are in general, clean and clear, professional and serious, certain and competent. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier... View more info

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A Treatise on Derangements of the Liver, Internal Organs, and Nervous System

By: Johnson, James

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Thomas and George Underwood, London: 1820

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 29ri

Condition: Very Good


224 pages (complete). A gently aging copy. Original boards, replaced spine. The boards are scruffy. The boards are worn all about. They are much marked, scuffed. The spine has light wear. The boards are resolutely steady and sure. The contents are benign. They have the expected marks and areas of discolouration, considering the book's age. However, the pages are also agreeably healthy. They are clean, clear, sound, certain, confident, more than competent. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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The Pharmacopoeia of Japan - Part II (Pharmacopoeia Japonica - Edition Septima - Volumen II)

By: Members of the Japan Pharmacopoeia Committee of the Central Pharmaceutical Affairs Council

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Society of Japanese Pharmacopoeia, Hirokawa Publishing Company, Inc, Tokyo: 1966

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: blta

Condition: Very Good


243 pages (complete). A very neat, diligent copy. The cloth covered boards are efficient and smart. There is some shelving wear to the edges and corners. The faces have mild scuffing. A cloth bookmarker (worn) is attached. Within, the contents are very tidy, neat. They are clean, clear. The central pages (about pp 132/133) have an non-invasive oily stain to bottom spine corners. A careful, competent and calm book. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info

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The Pfizer Manual of Sports Injuries, Volume 4: Shoulder, Upper Arm, Elbow, Forearm, Wrist and Hand

By: Noble, Clive

Price: $142.50

Publisher: Pfizer Laboratories: 1991

Seller ID: 77qf

ISBN: 0620115505

Condition: Near Fine


Complete. Five parts in four volumes. The soft cover books are held within a card sleeve. The sleeve has user wear about. It is functional, sound. Each book has the same ISBN. Volume 1: Foot and Ankle (72 pages); Volume 2: Calf and Knee (87 pages); Volume 3: Thigh, Pelvis, Back and Chest (74 pages); Volume 4: Shoulder, Girdle and Upper Limbs; Volume 5: Head, Neck, Internal Injuries and General Trauma Dressings (111 pages (combined)). Each is in excellent condition. Previous owner signature on the frontispages. The covers and contents are fresh, very clean and clear, very neat and heal... View more info

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Elements of Anatomy

By: Quain, Jones

Price: $223.25

Publisher: Taylor and Walton, London: 1837

Edition: 4th Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 39iv

Condition: Very Good


448 pages (complete). A stout copy. Of interest are the many, assiduous, comprehensive annotations (possibly, even probably contemporaneous). A note by the annotater on the reverse frontispage reads: "The additions to this work, are either from W Quain's lectures, or Dr Sharpey's - or Millers Physiology unless otherwise specified." Full leather boards. These are scuffed, marked, worn all about. The spine leather is cracked , worn, scuffed. They are elderly, venerable, sure. The contents are pleasing. They are clean, clear, confident, fresh (especially for their age), certain, ... View more info

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Man's Anatomy: a Study in Dissection - Vols 1 & 2

By: Tobias, P.; Arnold, M.; Allan, J. C

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Witwatersrand University Press, Johannesburg: 1988

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 16rb

ISBN: 1868140377

Condition: Fair


Two volumes only of a set of three. Please note that the ISBN refers to Volume I, the reference number refers to both books. Ex-library (EMS & Training, Eppingdust, Cape Town) copies with consequent debris, residue, stamps, annotations, use and wear. Both are much used. Volume I: the covers have user wear, creases and marks all about. They are rigorously assured and secure. The contents have highlighter marks and annotations. There are also some storage-related marks. However, the contents are also clear, tidy, competent, bold. Volume II: ISBN: 1868140385. The covers have storage wear, ... View more info

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Observations on Gout and Rheumatism, including an account of a Speedy, Safe, and Effectual Remedy for those Diseases: with numerous cases and communications

By: Wilson, Charles

Price: $237.50

Publisher: The Author / Thomas and George Underwood, London: 1823

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 39sf

Condition: Very Good


500 pages (complete). Recently rebound in full leather. New end papers. A contented copy. The contents are pleasing. There are some smudges, blots, sprinkles of foxing scattered throughout. However, they are by far bold, clean, clear, youthful, very certain, hale, orderly, neat, more than competent, gratifyingly fascinating. fk. Orders over $50.00 are shipped using tracked courier delivery services. View more info