Hartford, CT: 1857. 2 pages, 10 x 7.75 inches, The Retreat, Hartford, Connecticut, August 4, 1857, to fellow physician and champion of better treatment for the insane, Dr. Rufus Woodward, unable to treat Rufus's brother Stanley, who has spent years in and out of mental institutions, in part: "...Stanley has been more reserved and gloomy of late. Yesterday fearing he would abuse his liberty, I had a conversation with him, cautioning him against abusing his liberty which I had given...
Birmingham: Classics of Cardiology Library, 1993. 483pp, 8vo, full gilt-decorated leather. Birmingham: Privately Printed for the Classics of Cardiology Library, 1993. A Fine Copy. "Samuel Johnson called Heberden 'the last of our learned physicians'". Facsimile of the first english edition, 1802. GM 2207.
New York: Rebman, 1904. Two volumes PLUS supplement. 233 wonderful color illustrations (not for the feint of heart) on 125 plates. 4to, green cloth; library copy with book plates and many library stamps, covers rubbed, worn at spine ends and corners, hinges mended. New York: Rebman Company, (1904 & 1907). A very good set.
Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, 1939. xxx + 727pp., tall thick 8vo, cloth; lightly rubbed at corners and edges, bookplate inside front cover. Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, 1939. Second edition. A very good (+) copy. "Collection of classical descriptions of disease by 179 different writers, from ancient times to the present. Foreign papers are translated into English." GM 2241.
New York: 1961. 1 page on personal stationery, 7 x 6 inches, New York, October 21, 1961, in part: "There is not satisfactory progress in heading off Leukemia...you may write Dr. Sidney Farben who makes the most encouraging study about Leukemia in childhood..." Accompanied by the original handwritten, postmarked envelope. One horizontal fold; tiny crease in the upper right corner. Very good(+) condition. Hungarian-American pediatrician who gained international renown for the Schick test which determined an individual's susceptibility to diphtheria, virtually eliminating the dreaded disease.
Madrid: Cosano, 1929. With a study of the author by Dr. Jesus Sarabia Pardo. 325pp., 12mo, printed cloth; pages toned, brittle, unopened, ink ownership signature front free endpaper. Madrid: Julio Cason, 1929. A very good copy. Biblioteca Clasica de la Medicina Espanola: Tomo VIII. Printed on wood-pulp paper.
Munich: 1969. 500 illustrations throughout, 13 in color. 384 pages. 4to, beige cloth, d.w., slipcase. Munchen: J.F. Lehmanns, (1969). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper and very good box. Die darstellung ausserer veranderungen durch innere leiden und ihrer heilmassnahmen von der Renaissance bis in unsere zeit.