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.
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Birmingham: Classics of Cardiology, 1989. Edited by J. Bouillaud and Translated from the French by Charles W. Chauncy. LIII + 449 pages. 8vo, full gilt-decorated grey leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: Privately Printed for The Classics of Cardiology Library, 1989. A Fine Copy. Facsimile of the 1833 First American Edition.
Birmingham: Classics of Cardiology, 1988. Together with: Auenbrugger, Leopold. On Percussion of the Chest. 2 volumes. in one. 8vo, full gilt-decorated leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: Privately Printed for the Classics of Cardiology Library, 1988. A Fine Copy. "Corvisart really created cardiac symptomatology and made possible the differentiation between cardiac and pulmonary disorders. He was the first to explain heart failure mechanically and to describe the dyspnoea of effort. His translation of Auenbrugger's book on percussion resulted in the universal adoption of.....
Birmingham: Classics of Cardiology, 1986. 612pp + folding reference table. 8vo, gilt-decorated green leather. Birmingham: Privately Printed for the Classics of Cardiology Library, 1986. Facsimile of the 1832 first edition. "Hope did much to advance the knowledge of heart murmurs, valvular disease, and aneurysm..." GM 2747.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1970. Lightly illustrated in b/w. 201 pages. 8vo, red cloth. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (1970). A good solid ex-library copy--foxing to pages and outer edges; front endpaper removed, ex-libris plates on front and rear pastedowns, some browning and scuffing to rear pastedown from a removed bookplate, chipping to cloth at foot of spine.
New York: Appleton, 1897. 160pp. + ads. Thin 8vo, original brown cloth, old repairs at spine ends, New York: Appleton (1897). First Edition. A very good(-) copy. Light binding wear; bookplate; glue stains on end-papers; back inner joint cracked. Page 25/26 is worn at the edges, and seems to have been re-inserted. Possible ex-library copy with residue of plate removed from rear endpaper.