Boston: E. Littel & Co., 1848. 5 pages (pp. 565-569) IN: Littell's Living Age, No. 214, 17 June, 1848. Slim 8vo, original pale brown pictorial wrappers; just a bit chipped at edges. Boston: E. Littel & Co., 1848. First Printing. Near fine. Abbott's revision of the article which originally appeared in Joseph and Henry Lord's "A Defence of Dr. Charles T. Jackson's Claims to the Discovery of Etherization." Fulton-Stanton V. 4. Osler 1445n.
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56 pages. Tall slim 8vo, original printed wrappers; some light dampstaining throughout. Paris, 1860. Caillet I 2972. The authors express their conviction of the useful effects of anesthesia, not only in operative surgery but also for the alleviation of certain forms of neuralgia. One of the earliest French works on the subject. Well aware of the dangers to the liberty of the human personality inherent in experiments of that kind, they want tosee the practice of hypnotism restricted to medical men.
New York: Henry Schuman, 1946. Illustrated. xv + 102pp., 8vo, printed wrappers; light edgewear. New York: Henry Schuman, 1946. A very good copy. Exhibited at the Yale Medical Library, October 1946.
Text charts, 53pp. IN: Archiv fur Gynaekologie, 1906, vol. 78, pp. 579-631. Vol. 78 offered entire. 8vo, 1/2 brown calf. Berlin, 1906. First Appearance. Development of the "twilight sleep" method in obstetrics, first introduced by Richard von Steinbuchel in 1902. GM 6212.
New York: Gryphon Editions, 1993. Frontis., Illustrated. xvi + 686pp., 8vo, gilt-decorated 1/2 leather. New York: Privately Printed for The Heirs of Hippoccrates Library, Gryphon Editions, 1993. A fine copy. Facsimile of the Revised, 1924 Third edition.
London: Oxford, 1924. Illustrated. 686 pages, unopened, thick 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. London: Oxford 1924. Third edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. One of the classics of medical biography. Small owner's name on fly-leaf.
1p. IN: Zentralblatt fuer Chirurgie, vol. 47, pp. 98. Thick 8vo, decorative cloth; lightly worn. Leipzig, 1920. First Edition. Offered entire. Splanchnic anaesthesia. GM 5701.
Paris: Masson, 1911. 211 text figures. xv + 1107pp., very thick 8vo, red cloth over marbled boards; ex-lib., covers lightly worn, rear hinge mended. Paris: Masson, 1911. A very good copy. It embodies a full presentation of the subject of "animal heat" from the physiological, physical and chemical viewpoints, and what is most important it is developed in its full historical context. Dastre (1844-1917), who had worked as an assistant in the laboratories of Claude Bernard and Paul Bert, was...
Illustrated. 4 pages (pp. 141-144) IN: Annals of Surgery, vol. 111, no. 1. 4to, modern wrappers. Philadelphia, 1940. First Edition. Whole no. offered entire. Continuous spinal analgesia introduced. GM 5722.
St. Louis: C.V. Mosby, 1923. 3 pages (pp 194-196) IN: The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine. Volume IX, No. 3. Large 8vo, modern wrappers. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby Co., 1923. First edition. Whole number offered entire. Sodium Amytal described. GM 5706.
Westport, CT. Greenwood Press, 1995. Foreword by Sherwin B. Nuland. viii + 162pp., small octavo, green cloth. Westport, Ct.: Greenwood Press, 1995. First edition. A fine copy. Presentation copy, signed "Manny" by the author on front endpaper.
2 pages (pp. 718-19) IN: Nature, vol. 161, no. 4097. Thin 8vo, original printed wrappers. London, 1948. First Edition. Whole issue offered entire. Methonium compounds. GM 5726.
Baltimore: Lowry & Volz, 1968. Foreword by Dr. John C. Krantz, Jr. Illustrated. X + 391pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly edgeworn, with a tear at the head of the spine. Baltimore: Lowry & Volz, (1968). A very good (+) copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper. Presentation copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper.
Chicago. Graphs. 9 pages (pp. 975- 983). IN: Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 103, no. 13. Tall 4to, modern wrappers. Chicago, 1934. First Edition. Whole number offered entire. Closed circuit method. GM 5718.