Birmingham: Classics of Neurology, 1985. Two volumes. xiv + 500 pages and viii + 510 pages, 8vo, gilt-decorated black leather, a.e.g; leather bookplate with limitation number and owner's name. Birmingham: The Classics of Neurology & Neurosurgery Library, (1985). A fine copy. Volume I: On Epilepsy and Epileptiform Convulsions. Volume II: Evolution and Dissolution of the Nervous System. Speech, Various Papers, Addresses and Lectures. Facsimile of the London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1932 edition.
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Stuttgart: KOHLHAMMER, 1956. Two volumes. 251 full page illustrations, thick folios, black cloth; spines slightly faded. Stuttgart: W. Kohlhammer, 1956. An internally fine, very good copy. Weisskunig is the 16th century account of the life of the Emperor Maximilian I. Written by Marx Treitzsaurwein following dictation and instruction from the emperor. It was illustrated primarily by a collaboration of Leonard Beck (1480-1542), Hans Burgkmair (1473-1531), Hans Schäuffelein (1480-1540), and Hans Springinklee (1490-1540).
New York: Dance Horizons, 1972. Introduction and Notes by F. Derra De Moroda. 85 black-and-white plates, facsimiles of the original drawings in the Bavarian State Library, Munich. xivpp., 8vo, cloth-backed printed boards, slipcase. Brooklyn: Dance Horizons, 1972. A near fine copy in a lightly rubbed, very good slipcase. one of 1500 copies.
Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1987. Translated by Richard Willmott Hall. 2 volumes in one. Illustrated. thick 8vo, gilt-decorated full leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: Classics of Medicine Library, (1987). "Larrey was the greatest military surgeon in history...He was present at all Napoleon's great battles..." GM 2160. Facsimile of the Baltimore, 1814 edition which was a translation of volumes I-III of the French edition. Vols. IV and V in French were published separately.
Birmingham: Classics of Surgery, 1987. Few text illustrated. xv + 154 pages, small 8vo, gilt-decorated black leather, a.e.g.; leather bookplate with limitation number and owner's name inside front cover. Birmingham: The Classics of Surgery Library, (1987). A fine copy. Facsimile of the London: Robert Hardwicke, 1865 edition. With separately printed publisher's notes.
New York: Gryphon Editions, 1993. With an Introduction by Sir William Osler and a Preface by Francis R. Packard. Illustrated. xxiv + 251pp., small 8vo, gilt-decorated half leather. New York: Privately Printed for The Heirs of Hippocrates Library, Gryphon Editions, 1993. A fine copy. Facsimile of the 1915 edition.
Newport, Monmouthshire: Ceramic Book Company, 1977. 100 plates, 31 in color. 305pp. Short thick 4to, blue cloth, t.e.g. Newport, Monmouthshire: Ceramic Book Company, (1977). A fine copy. Facsimile of the 1954 edition. A study of the vast variety of color patterns made from the beginning to 1783. With a comprehensive catalogue.
Leipzig: Edition Leipzig, 1974. 50 fine large color facsimiles of original watercolors in Peter the Great's collection, including many superb botanicals by Merian, housed in the Archives and Library of the Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R. in Leningrad. 2 volumes -- plate volume with 50 fasicles loose as issued in a velum-backed hand-marbled board clamshell case. The text volume (319 pages of commentary in Russian, English, French and German) in a matching binding has 146 smaller color reproductions on.....
Merion: Buten Museum of Wedgewood, 1967. Edited by Harry M. Buten. Many black-and-white illustrations. 280pp., small folio, blue cloth. Merion: Buten Museum of Wedgewood, 1967. A near fine copy. TitlesWedgewood and His Works, 1873; Memorials of Wedgewood, 1873, Choice Examples of Wedgewood Art, 1879.
Honeywell, 1964. Illustrated. Tall, thin 4to, printed wrappers; covers edgeworn. Printed by Lund Press for Honeywell, (1964). A very good copy. Facsimile reprint of A. A. Michelson's handwritten notebook describing his experiment that determined the speed of light. Present is the printed biographical and explanatory insert.