A Surgeon's Story
William Kimber, 1962 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Size: 8.5" x 6" Approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Inventory No: 0030304. (Book ref. 0030304) £10.00
Surgical Roots and Branches
The Memoir Club , , 1990 First Edition. Book Condition: A Very Good Plus Book. Dust Jacket Condition: A Very Good Plus Jacket. Packed weight 750g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Medical & Anatomy ; ISBN: 0727902849. Inventory No: 0018721. (Book ref. 0018721) £4.00
THE LAW OF HORSES, Including the Law of Innkeepers, Veterinary Surgeons &c., and of Hunting, Racing, Wagers & Gaming.
Henry Sweet, 1865 Third Edition. Binding: Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good Books. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Complete in original binding, which is worn, soiled, wrinkled and near detached. Book while reasonably tight, is bowed from poor storage. 1" sq stain on rear board exterior, penetrates (diminishing) rear epp and last ten pp. Packed weight 750g Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Legal, jurisprudence, Government ; Inventory No: 0013574. (Book ref. 0013574) £70.00
A Guide to the Practical Physician: Shewing From the Most Approved Authors, Both Ancient and Modern, The Truest and Safest Way of Curing All Diseases, Internal and External, Whether by Medicine, Surgery, or Diet
London: Thomas Flesher at the Angel and Crown in St. Paul's Churchyard, 1684. First Edition in English. Leather cover. Cover worn. Upper board detached at dedication page. Scattered browning. Library stamps to title page. 868pp. + 3pp index :: 360mm x 230mm (14" x 9") :: '... To which is added an appendix concerning the office of a physician by the same author'. Lately published in Latin and now rendered into English (Book ref. e1795) £500.00
A REPORT OF SURGICAL CASES Treated in the Army of the United States From 1865 to 1871.
Washington Government Printing Office 1871. 1st Ed. 4to. 296pp. 1 diagram, 3 litho. plates, figures. Original faded wrapps. bound in at rear, ex.-lib. with bookplate, ink stamp to verso of t.p. and to last leaf, rebound in cloth, gilt lettering and lib. stamp to sl. faded spine. Circular No. 3. US$156 (Book ref. 201043) £100.00
DOCTOR PYGMALION - THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A PLASTIC SURGEON
(Museum Press, 1954) Demy 8vo. 225pp. bw.ills. very slightly browned, foxed at page edges, otherwise G/G. (Book ref. 7766) £7.50
THE LURE OF SURGERY
(Faber & Faber 1950 1st edn) 8vo 286pp Good sound copy. (Book ref. 3074) £5.00
War Surgery and Medicine
Dept of Internal Affairs, 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1949-45, 779 pgs, index, incidence of disease, illus, maps, minor rubbing and marks on boards otherwise VG (Book ref. 002206) £35.00
Reminiscences of a Naval Surgeon
Sampson Low, 1927. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 32 years in the Royal Navy Medical Service, 310 pp, index, illustrations, VG (Book ref. 001872) £30.00
Master and Commander, The Mauritius Command, Desolation Island, The Surgeon's Mate, Post Captain, The Fortune of War & H.M.S. Surprise (7 Volumes in Their Slipcases - 5 Brand New)
London: The Folio Society, 2008. Illustrated by Gower, Neil. First Edition Thus. Blue Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo Large (over 7¾" - 9¾") Z 2008-2010. Seven volumes of the Master and Commander series - all uniformly bound by The Folio Society in matching blue cloth in matching blue slipcases. Five volumes are as new (H.M.S. Surprise, The Fortune of War, Post Captain, The Surgeon's Mate, Desolation Island) still in their original publisher's shrink wrap. We acquired these from The Folio Society on the understanding that they were all first impressions by The Folio Society. They are all in fine condition with fine slipcases. The Mauritius Command (2009 - first thus) is in fine or near fine condition in a near fine slipcase. One page corner has been turned. The slipcase has a couple of very slight soil marks on it. A lovely copy. Master and Commander (2008 - first thus) is in very good condition in a near fine slipcase. The upper most corners of the half-title, title and illustrations page have been turned and there is a slight crease to the extreme upper margin of page 323. Seven volumes of the O'brian Master and Commander novels - in over all fine condition - five brand new. (Book ref. 227523) £172.00
Laboratory Animals : An Introduction for New Experimenters
UK: Wiley, 1987. Hard Cover. Very Good. 0471912972 Pictorial board hardcover, from closed down pharmaceutical company library. 342 pages, index, illustrated. 16 chapters: Ethical aspects; Experimentation and the law; Design of experiments; Supply of laboratory animals; Quality of animals; Principles of animal husbandry; Hazards and safety aspects; Animal behavior; Animal handling; Euthanasia; Administration of drugs; Feeding and watering; Non-surgical procedures; Anaesthesia and analgesia; Standards of surgery; and Laws relevant to animal research in the United States. Contents clean, tight and bright. A donation from the sale of this book, has been made to an Orphanage in Uganda. (Book ref. 16366) £25.00
'Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World by Lemuel Gulliver, first a Surgeon, and then a Captain of several ships'
'Macmillan/Godfrey Cave, London, 1980, ISBN: 0' 'First thus [Facsimile edition of 1894], out-of-print hardback in protected dustjacket [beautifully designed jacket with artwork by Brock, spine very lightly sunned o/w unblemished, price-clipped], xxx + 381 pp, preface by Henry Craik, 100 illustrations by Charles E Brock, brown cloth/gilt, colour endpapers, top-edge coloured, ribbon marker, unblemished textblock, fine copy. Fine/NF. *see an actual image of this copy on our website or by request.' (Book ref. 34094) £17.50
THE OTHER SIDE OF TIME - A combat surgeon in World War II.
London. Hale. lst U.K. edn. 1989. Hardback. 341 pages. Fine in green boards with gilt lettering to spine, faint old pricing in indelible pencil on front fly-leaf, in a fine d.w. Unread book from new stock. ISBN: 0-7090-3666-3. (Book ref. 8070) £11.95
SURGEONS IN THE FIELD
London. Dent. 1970. lst edn. Hardback. 306 pages. B.w. illustrations. V.g. with slight discolouring and foxing to edge of textblock, in a good complete price-clipped d.w. Sound tight clean copy. SBN: 460-03737-2. (Book ref. 7094) £9.95
THE DRESSING STATION - A surgeon's chronicle of war and medicine.
New York. Grove Press. 2001. lst American edn. Hardback. 407 pages. Fine in terracotta boards with red lettering to black spine, illustrated end-papers, in a fine d.w. ISBN: 0-8021-1707-4. (Book ref. 3877) £4.00
JOSEPH LISTER 1827-1912 - The great surgeon who pioneered antiseptics and revolutionized 19th-century medicine.
London. Macdonald & Jane's. 1977. lst edn. Hardback. 351 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine, in a v.g. price-clipped d.w. ISBN: 0-354-04145-2. (Book ref. 7350) £4.95
An Anthology of Poetry by Veterinary Surgeons
Honiton: D. J. Spark, 1984. Softcover. Signed by Author(s) Undated. Circa early 1984. 8vo. Softcover. 96 pp. Signed by the editor at introduction. Clean and bright. VG+ (Book ref. 08782) £14.00
London: Faber & Faber, 1944. Hardcover. Third Impression. No dj. Red cloth. 224 pp. Boards and pages very clean. No inscriptions. VG (Book ref. 0668) £4.50
A Surgeon's Destiny
London: Faber & Faber, 1940. Hardcover. Second Impression. 280pp. Black boards. Sequel to ' The Healing Knife'. No dj. Boards slightly rubbed, prev. owners inscr. on ffep., but overall VG+ (Book ref. 051) £4.50
The Surgeon's Daughter; with Castle Dangerous (sixpence edition, with original pictorial wraps)
Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1868. Softcover. First thus. 8vo. Sixpence, 'copyright edition'. Original publisher's colour pictorial paper wraps. Some light wear to wraps at spine. Pictorial title-page. Rear cover gone. Front cover detached but complete. Wear to spine. FAIR (Book ref. 02820) £8.00