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ABBOTT, Maude E.
Atlas of Congenital Cardiac Disease. Withan Introduction by Richard Fraser.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Montreal. McGill-Queen's UniversityPress. 2006.,  folio. 35cm, x,62p., extensively illustrated fromphotographs, wine cloth with gilt titles, a fine copy. (mds) Publishedin Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Founding of theInternational Academy of Pathology. Clinical, electro cardiographic,radiological and pathological aspects of congenital heart defects arecorrelated in the classic, well-illustrated monograph.
$100.00                          Book Number: 32061                         Order / Enquire

AKENSIDE, Dr. [Mark].
The Pleasures of Imagination. A Poem. In Three Books.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  London. J. Dodsley. 1765.,  8vo, 22cm, xi,136p., engraved title-page illustration, preliminaries dust worn, title page torn away along fore and bottom margin, (not effecting text), pp.134/135 torn along fore margin slightly effecting text, untrimmed, corners turned down, lacking half-title & wraps(?), spine roughly taped, internally very good (ds1). ~ An early edition of Akenside's didactic poem. First published in 1744, the work was completely rewritten by the poet in 1757. His design is given in the preface "There are certain powers in human nature which seem to hold a middle place between the organs of bodily sense and faculties of moral perception: They have been called by a very general name, The Powers of Imagination." Before publication the publisher, Dodsley, submitted the manuscript to Pope who assured him that this was "no everyday writer". Dr. Akenside was a prominent English physician and was appointed physician to the queen under the reign of George III.
$299.99    Book Number: 30283         Order / Enquire

Hoofland's Almanac and Family Receipt Book for Everybody's Use. 1874.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Philadelphia. Johnston, Holloway & Co., proprietors of Hoofland's German Medicines. 1873.,  8vo, 22x 16cm, [48]p., a few illustrations, in the original illustrated self wraps, guarded along the spine cap, corner turned down, a very good copy Many medical advertisements including a loosely inserted third page seized ad for "Mustard Plasters", from E. Fougera & Co. New York.
$25.00                          Book Number: 26332                         Order / Enquire

ALMANAC]. United States.
The People's Illustrated Almanac. 1849.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  New York. Clapp & Townsend. 1849.,  12mo, 18.5cm, un-paginated [28]p., illustrated, ads., illustrated wraps, covers chipped along edges, wanting the bottom wrap, scattered foxing, good to very good (n12).
$10.00                          Book Number: 27443                         Order / Enquire

ALVAREZ, Walter C.
The Mechanics of the Digestive Tract. With Twenty-Two Illustrations. [Reprint of the New York, 1922 edition.]
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.:  Birmingham. Alabama. The Classics of Medicine Library. 1990.,  21cm. xii,192p. full red calf grain leather, gilt stamped decorations on boards and spine, raised bands, gilt titles, marbled end papers, a.e.g., fine, as new (dt)
$52.50                          Book Number: 8349                         Order / Enquire

ANDISON, Alexander W. & Jacques G. Robichon (eds.)
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada 1979 Fiftieth Anniversary.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Quebec. Harpell's Co-operative Press. 1979.,  23cm, text in French and English, 197p., illustrations, printed wraps, a fine copy (mmds)
$12.50                          Book Number: 21716                         Order / Enquire

ANDISON, Alexander W. & Jacques G. Robichon (eds.)
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada 1979 Fiftieth Anniversary.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Quebec. Harpell's Co-operative Press. 1979.,  23cm, text in French and English, 197p., illustrations, previous owner's name on the title page, full blue leatherette with gilt spine titles and crest, a fine copy in fine jacket (mmds)
$17.50                          Book Number: 21717                         Order / Enquire

ANGUS, Margaret
Kingston General Hospital. A Social and Institutional History.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Montreal & London. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1973.,  25.5cm, 205,[16]p. with 16 plates, appendices, bibliography, fine copy in fine jacket (s14)
$22.50                          Book Number: 25029                         Order / Enquire

American Surgical Association Registration Book.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Cincinatti. The American Surgical Association. 1963.,  28cm, no pagination, grey over black cloth, gilt titles, small fade line at top edge of front board, otherwise a fine copy (mmds) This facsimile reprint contains the signatures of the Fellows who organized the American Surgical Association, as well as the signatures of all Fellows who attended each meeting between 1881 and 1961.
$25.00                          Book Number: 21351                         Order / Enquire

James IV Association of Surgeons, Inc. Book Of Members 1980.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  New York. James IV Association of Surgeons. 1980.,  20cm, 302p., blue fabrikoid, gilt titles and decorations (mmds)
$20.00                          Book Number: 21384                         Order / Enquire

Dr Lillian A Memoir.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Richmond Hill, Ontario. Th Langstaff Medical Heritage Committee. 1979.,  22.5cm, 44p., frontis portrait, illustrations from photographs, mustard yellow fine grain linen, black stamped titles with gilt decorations, a fine copy (mmds)
$20.00                          Book Number: 21386                         Order / Enquire

The Cortisone Manual. A Collection Of Articles On Various Phases Of Cortisone Therapy By Canadian Medical Authorities.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Montreal. Merck. 1952.,  23.5cm, 97p., green fabrikoid, a fine copy (mmds)
$20.00                          Book Number: 21395                         Order / Enquire

Imago Chirurgii 1913-1963.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Ethicon, Inc. 1963.,  28.5cm, 95p., with 44 colour portrait plates, white cloth with brown titles, a fine copy in a slightly soiled slipcase (mmds) Contains 44 colour portraits of past presidents of the American College of Surgeons.
$75.00                          Book Number: 21745                         Order / Enquire

The Montreal General Hospital since 1821.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  N.p. N.p. [1971].,  oblong. 21.5 x 28cm, [70]p. with numerous illustrations from photographs and contemporary prints and drawings, fabrikoid, a fine copy in very good jacket (mmds) "This portrayal of history is published in a limited edition to mark the sesquicentennial year of the Hospital. The 150th Anniversary Committee, May, 1971".
$12.50                          Book Number: 21343                         Order / Enquire

The Pocket Esculapius; or, Every Man his Own Physician: Intended chiefly for the Use of Private Families Containing a Number of Receipts, Collected by a Gentleman in the Course of his Travels: Some of the most valuable of them during his Residence among the Indian Tribes. All of them approved from experience.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Edinburgh. Printed by Oliver & Co. for James Morison. 1806.,  24mo, 14cm, the first edition, 192p., index, in the original publisher's quarter cloth backed paper overe boards, boards dust worn (hand stained), plain spine, good to very good sound copy (ho1.7). ~ WorldCat lists only the British Library. ~ A very early pocket medical reference book for the general public: "The Author of this little book, a foreigner by birth, has had on occasion, in the course of his travels through various parts of Europe, Asia, and America, to collect a number of Medical Receipts, which he considers of very great value. There are few maladies, to which the human frame is liable, for which a remedy will not be found in this volume." Intended for "the breeches pocket". Asclepius; Greek / Aesculapius; Latin: was a hero and god of medicine in ancient Greek religion and mythologyVery scarce.
$750.00                          Book Number: 35574                         Order / Enquire

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