Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1982. A Facsimile of the First Russian Edition of 1897 together with the First English Translation of 1902 by W.H. Thompson. Two volumes in one. Frontis., 223pp. + ads and x + 196pp., 8vo, gilt-decorated full beige leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: The Classics of Medicine, 1982. A fine copy. The separately printed editor's notes are present. "Pavlov made perhaps the greatest contribution to our knowledge of the physiology of digestion. Especially notable was his method of producing.....
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Paris: Union Centrale des Arts Decoratifs, 1980. 203 pages. Tall narrow 8vo, pictorial wrappers. Printed throughout in blue, but without pictures save the covers. Paris: Union Centrale des Arts Decoratifs, 1980. A facsimile of the 1896 original. Near fine. Limited edition -- numbver 977 of 1000 copies.
Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1987. Translated by William Alexander Greenhill. 212 pages, 8vo, gilt-decorated full leather, a.e.g. Birminigham: Classics of Medicine Library, (1987). A fine copy. "The first medical description of smallpox was written by Rhazes, about the year 910." GM 5404. Facsimile of the London, 1848 edition.
New York: Johnson Repritn Corporation, 1977. Translated by Anders Sparrman, biographical assesment by Bo Valquist and introduction by Torgny T. Segerstedt. xv + 43pp. Facsimile is 364pp. index, 8vo, brown cloth. New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1977. Very Good (+). First reprinting of the 1776 English translation from the Swedish editon of 1771 printed in Uppsala.
New York: Maurizio Martino, 1990. Two volumes in one. Volume I: Frontis plus 48 black & white plates following the text. xii + 471pp. Volume II: 494pp.. followed by 55 plates. Very thick 8vo, cloth. New York: Maurizio Martino Publisher, 1990. Limited edition of 400 copies. A near fine copy Facsimile reprint of the 1955 first edition.
Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1980. Three folding plates at rear. xx + 536 pages, thick 8vo, gilt-stamped olive-green leather, a.e.g.; a few small scuff marks to binding and very light spotting to gilt edges. Birmingham: Classics of Medicine Library, (1980).Near fine. Facsimile of the London, 1806 edition.
Unterschneidheim: Walter Uhl, 1971. Illustrated with 100 full-page reproductions of city views, mostly European. 102 pages. Slim oblong 4to, yellow cloth with black-lettered "Schenk Stadtebilder." Unterschneidheim: Walter Uhl, 1971. Facsimile reprint of this work which was originally published in 1702. A very good(+) clean copy. 18th-century views of the trading empire including views of 65 western cities from Amsterdam to Uppsala and including 10 views of important cities on the American coast, such as Acapulco, New York, Havana, Cartagena, and.....
Birmingham: Classics of Surgery, 1987. Both titles filled with text illustrations. 69pp. and viii + 436pp., 8vo, full gilt-decorated leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: The Classics of Surgery Library, 1987. A fine copy. The separately printed editor's notes are present A facsimile of the New York, 1858 and London, 1866 editions.
New York: De Cap, 1964. Edited by George P. Upton. New introduction by Leon Stein. Photo illustrated. 69 + 378pp. 8vo, fabricoid backed boarrds, d.w.; dust wrapper price clipped, some light chipping. New York: Da Capo Press, 1964. A very good (+) copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper. Facsimile of the 1905 edtion.
London: John Hewett, 1980. 183 pages. 12mo, blue cloth. London: John Hewett, 1980. A fine copy of this uncommon facsimile reprint. "The earliest surviving account of the Tradescant collection was that recorded by Peter Mundy, who went to view some rarities at John Tradescans' while on home leave from the East India Company in 1634. It is clear from Mundy's account that the collection had already attained, by that point, an encyclopaedic scope, for he praised it as a site.....
Norwalk: Easton, 1990. A facsimile reprint of original 1874 edition -- a stage version of Twain's novel "The Gilded Age." Slim 4to, gilt-stamped navy blue cloth. Easton Press/Library of Congress, 1990. A fine copy, as new, still wrapped in the original tissue cover with un-opened gold seal and 4 page informational pamphlet. Volume 16 of the 20-volume series of facsimiles of classic works of Americana found in the collection of the Library of Congress.