New York: Gryphon Editions, 1991. Illustrated. ix + 300pp, Small 8vo, full gilt- decorated leather. Birmingham: Privately printed for The Classics of Cardiology Library, Gryphon Editions 1991. A 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.
Leiden: 1645. 488pp. (pp. 331-442 misnumbered, but text complete). Walaeus Epistolae, pp. 443-488. Title with an engraved border of portraits, and copper engraved portrait of the author on verso, 6 fine folding plates and 80 engravings in the text. 8vo, red edges red, old calf, worn, but quite sound and clean; some light dampstains toward the back. Lvg. Batavorvm: Franciscum Hackium, 1645. Very good. Second revised edition by Thomas Bartholin of his father's popular text, enlarged with the contributions on...
Baltimore: Waverly, 1920. 13pp. IN: Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 44, pp. 55-67. 8vo, buckram, ex-lib. Baltimore: Waverly Press, 1920. First Edition. Whole vol. offered entire. Garrison-Morton 744. The Bell and Doisy method for the determination of phosphate, based on the reduction of phosphomolybdic acid by hydroquinone to a substance which is blue in the presence of sulfite.
Richerche Microscopiche. 32pp., 8vo, sewn, now in modern wrappers. (Firenze), ca. 1850. Bellini was a leader in Florentine medicine in toxicology. Tigri came near to demonstrating the presence of bacteria in tuberculosis, and first saw the typhoid bacillus in the blood of typhoid patients. Extracted from Giorn. di Scienze Med. e Nat., Il Progresso nos. 4-6.
Chicago: Archives of Internal Medicine, 1933. The Therapeutic Effect of Thyroidectomy on Patients without Clinical or Pathologic Evidence of Thyroid Toxicity. 12pp.,IN: Archives of Internal Medicine, vol. 51, Number 6. pp. 866-77. 8vo, original printed wrappers. Chicago: Archives of Internal Medicine, 1933. First Edition. A very good (+) copy. Thyroidectomy for the treatment of congestive heart failure and angina pectoris. With S.A. Levine and D.D. Berlin. Garrison-Morton 3033,& 2899A-167 1.
3 pages (pp. 1072; 1732-1733) IN: Munchener Medizinische Wochenschrift, vol. 49, nos. 25 and 41. Two parts offered together. Tall 4to, modern wrappers. Muenchen, 1902. First Edition. Whole numbers offered entire. Brauer was the first to suggest the operation of cariolysis, a procedure carried out by Petersen. GM 3025.