Milan: Amilcare Pizzi, 1955. Introductory texts in Italian, French, German & English. Profusely illustrated throughout with 100 plates showing 248 images. The mounted facsimiles are faithfully reproduced in original colors, embellished with gold, and protected with lettered tissue. Massive folio, bound in publishers leather-backed pictorial boards (reproducing the original gilt-decorated covers); worn board slipcase. Milan: Amilcare Pizzi, 1955. Limited edition -- un-numbered copy from a run of 2030. A near fine copy of this scarce an remarkable production. Facsimile of...
New York: New York Public Library, 1989. A Photographic and Typographic Facsimile of the Original Notebook in the Berg Collection of English and American Literature. Edited by Patrick Lawlor. Introduction by Nicholas Jenkins. Illustrated. 141pp. Tall narrow 4to, black cloth-backed boards, cloth slipcase. New York Public Library, 1989. A fine copy in a fine slipcase. One of only 500 copies.
New York: Gryphon Editions, 1991. Illustrated. ix + 300pp, Small 8vo, full gilt-decorated leather, small dampstain lower foredge. Birmingham: Privately printed for The Classics of Cardiology Library, Gryphon Editions 1991. A near fine copy. Balfour (1823-1903) was physician to the Royal Infirmary in Edinburgh; he wrote especially about the diseases of the vascular system and of the heart. Facsimile of the 1894 first edition.
Norwalk: Easton. 2 volumes. Facsimile reproduction of Berryman's two volumes of autographs, each with accompanied by a caricature drawn by Berryman. Oblong 12mo, black leather, a.e.g. slipcase. Norwalk: The Easton Press, n.d. A fine, as new copy. Authorized Reproduction--Treasures of the Library of Congress.
New York: Gryphon Editions, 1984. Translated by Charles E. Hackley. Illustrated. xviii + 676pp., thick 8vo, gilt-decorated leather, a.e.g. New York: Privately Printed for the Classics of Surgery Library, Gryphon Editions, 1984. A fine copy. Contains the separately printed Editor's Notes. "Billroth...was the founder of the Vienna School of Surgery. He has also been called the founder of modern abdominal surgery...The above work, which placed him in the front rank, was translated into ten languages." GM 5608. Facsimile of the...
Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1990. 289pp. 16mo, full burgubdy leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: Classics of Medicine Library, (1990). A fine copy. "The first analysis of blood. Boyle's memoirs may be considered the first scientific study in physiological chemistry, exhibiting methods which have become universally adopted. This is Boyle's most important work." GM 861. Facsimile of the 1864 edition.
Savannah: Beehive, 1974. Introduction by George Frick and notes by Joseph Ewan. 55 pages of black & white plates. xvi + 107pp., folio, green cloth backed boards, full color map endpapers; minor bumping to spine. Savannah: The Behive Press, 1974. A very good copy. Facsimile of the 1771, third edition. One of only 30 numbered copies set aside for the Walpole Society.
Milan: Pratesi, 1982. 2 volumes. Introduction, critical text, translation and commentary by Cesare Grassi. Essays by Marco Ciatti e Aldo Petri. . Illustrated. 141pp., 4to, gilt decorated leather, board slipcase; ink inscription front free endaper of volume 2. Milan: Pratesi, (1982). A near fine copy. Volume 2 is a beautifully produced facsimile of the Regia Carmina.
Paris: Crohn, 1938. Contains 9 very fine facsimile reproductions of letters, documents and signatures highlighting important and interesting points in French history. 4to, flexible leatherette (worn). Published by daniel Crohn, 1938. Pages are a bit age toned, else very good. Contains letters from Joan of Arc, Louis XVI, Robespierre, Napoleon and others.