Philadelphia: 1832. 8vo, cloth-backed boards; foxing, ex-lib, slight tears to t.p., not affecting text. Philadelphia, 1832. First Edition. A comprehensive treatment, and, according to Kelly and Burrage, among Bell's finest works. This book was believed to have contained "a fuller and more impartial digest of the medical practice of cholera ... from the first appearance of the diseases in Bengal in 1817, down to the present time, than any one work hitherto published." (Preface). Bell (1796-1872) and Condie (1796-1875) were...
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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1924. 30 Illus. 8vo, red cloth, front cover slightly warped, spine lightly sunned. London: John Lane, the Bodley Head, (1924).
Burlington: State Departmet of Pubic Affairs, 1924. A Memorial to Charles S. Caberly, M.D. 375pp. tall 8vo, green cloth. Burlington VT: State Department of Pubic Affairs, 1924. Very good (+). Contributions by Robert W. Lovett, E.G. Martin, W.L. Aycock, et al.
Paris: Leon Willem, 1873. Frontispiece. 12mo, 145 pages original tan wrappers, scattered foxing. Paris: Leon Willem, 1873. Near fine. One of 350 numbered copies. Collection de Documents rare ou inedits Relatifs a l'Histoire de Paris.
Madison: University of Wisconsin, 1961. 369pp. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. University of Wisconsin Press, 1961. Near fine. From the library of Dr. Saul Jarcho, with his ink notations on the title page.
56 illus. 191 pages. Slim 8vo, original brown printed wrappers; edgeworn. Paris: Editions Hippocrate, 1937. From the library of Dr. Saul Jarcho with his signature. Waller 12985.
Madrid: Cosano, 1941. Prologue by Dr. Enrique Fernandez Sanz. 342pp., short 8vo, flexible printed boards; ownership signature front free endpaper, pages unopened, covers edgeworn and chipped at head of spine. Madrid: J. Cosano, 1941. Internally clean and tight, a very good(-) copy.
Folding table. 236 pages with text in French. 8vo, modern wrappers. Paris, 1822. A Paris doctor's clinical observations during an 1821 epidemic in northern France, including diagnosis and therapy.
New York: Free Press, 1983. xvii + 203pp., 8vo, black cloth. New York: The Free Press, (1983). Fine.
Philadelphia: Haswell, 1837. Translated by B.G. Babington. 84 pages. Small 8vo, modern wrappers. Philadelphia: Haswell, 1837. A very good(-) copy.
New York: Norton, 1936. Portrait. Tall 8vo, tan cloth, 544pp., d.w. New York: Norton., (1936). First Edition. Very good (+). Story of the "contact man" between disease-infested people in every corner of the world and modern, preventive medicine.
London: Hawes, 1766. 360pp. 8vo, leather-backed marbled boards, rubbed. London: Hawes, Clarke, 1766. Second Edition. Very good. Garrison-Morton 1770, which "includes good accounts of lead colic and infective hepatitis, and probably the first description of sprue."
With Notes, by Benjamin Rush. 260, pp. 8vo, contemporary calf; (front cover detached, browining, some annotations in ink, spine ends worn). Philadelphia: B. & T. Kite, 1811. First American Edition. "...includes good accounts of lead colic and infective hepatitis, and probably the first description of sprue." GM 1770. From the library of Dr. Saul Jarcho with his notations. Austin 910. S&S 23002. Sabin 31877.
Linz: Joseph Fink und Sohn, 1831. viii, 257,  pages. 8vo, contemporary black paper wrappers; well-worn and spine re-backed in cloth; uncut edges. Linz: Joseph Fink und Sohn, 1831. Foxing throughout, but still a very good copy with partially unopened pages. First Edition of this study of inflammation of the spinal cord. Hirsch III, 229.
Washington: Department of State, 1948. Illustrated in b/w. 2 volumes. Tall thick 8vos, red cloth. Washington, D.C.: Department of State, 1948. A very good(+) pair.
Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1978. Illustrated with 4 plates. iv, 75pp. Slim 4to, full gilt-decorated purple leather; marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Birmingham: Privately Printed for the Classics of Medicine Library, 1978. Spine is just a bit faded, still a fine copy. Facsimile reprint of Jenner's 1789 classic. GM 5423.
Facsimiles notes et liste bibliographique des incunables sur la Peste. 96pp., illustrated, folded 8vo, leaves in original printed boards; spines worn. Paris, 1925. Includes facsimile reproductions of La Regime de l'Epidemie et Remedie Contre icelle of Jean Jasme (Johannes Jacobi, 1476?), and the Remede tresutile contre Fievre Pestilencieuse by the same writer. This is one of the earliest pest-tracts ever written. GM 5140.
Total of 637pp., complete. Small folio, old limp vellum, lower spine end torn; puncture tear in all leaves, minimal loss of text. Venetiis: Apud Trivisanum Bertolottum, 1613. A compilation of clinical medical opinions and knowledge, based on the author's lectures delivered as professor of medicine at Padua. Included also is his 1579 work De Peste, remarkable for his adoption of Girolamo Fracastoro's germ theory of infection. Rare; NUC lists only 2 copies.
Paris: Audot, 1820. Illustrated at rear with 5 extraordinary color lithographs by C. de Lasteyrie, showing a man in progressive stages of yellow fever. Extra folding lithograph plate "A la Memoire d'Andre Mazet" is bound-in as a frontispiece.vi + vi, 144 pages. Short thin folio, blue morocco-backed marbled boards (edges are a bit of edgeworn; some foxing to text but plates are clean); marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Paris: Audot, 1820. First edition. Very good(+). A small paper bearing the inscription "A...
Folding map. 494pp. Tall 8vo, cloth. Utrecht, 1885. Old signature on title.
Venice: Balleoniana, 1735. Rubricated title. Numerous woodcut head and tail pieces, but lacking the engraved folding plate. , 536, 75pp (pages 525-536 misbound after page 512). Folio, contemporary vellum (quite worn but still firmly sewn; scattered foxing and light dampstains in margins on some pages). Venetiis: Ex typographia Balleoniana, 1735. The great English physician's Observationes medicae circa morborum acutorum historiam et curationem, the classic work on clinical medicine (GM 2198), followed by 69 treatises, many on epidemics, nine by "the...
London: Sydenham, 1846. Edited by G.A. Greenhill. 667pp. Large 8vo, original blind stamped blue cloth, (worn), spine mended; endpapers stained, ex-lib. London: Sydenham Soc., 1846. Very good. G-M 63, &c.
London: Sydenham Society, 1852. xvi + 406pp, 8vo, rebound in gilt-decorated blue leather; rubbed and lightly worn. London: Sydenham Society, 1852. A very good copy.
Hartford: Hudson & Goodwin, 1799. 2 volumes. xii, 9-348; [iv], 352pp. 8vo, contemporary mottled calf with red leather spine labels (bindings are rubbed and a little wormed); hinges on first volume are repaired but still solid and attractive; dampstains on front endpaper & blank flyleaf in first volume; pages toned, as usual with some light foxing; small ink signatures on titles of both volumes; 2 pages in second volume have tears that were crudely taped and are now discolored). Hartford...
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins. Introductory essay by Benjamin Spector. 110pp., slim 8vo, original printed wrappers; (spine chipped). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1947. Very good. Supplements to the Bulletin of the History of Medicine No. 9.original printed wrappers.