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Medical Annual and Practitioner's Index: A Work of Reference for Medical Practitioners. 1897. Fifteenth Year.
1 Medical Annual and Practitioner's Index: A Work of Reference for Medical Practitioners. 1897. Fifteenth Year.
Bristol, UK. John Wright & Company. 1897 Hardcover Very Good 
12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; lxxv851 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and a blind stamped faux leather half bound appearance to the externals. Well illustrated with full colour plates to smaller black and white drawings throughout. The text block edges show some surface foxing and there is spotty foxing present inside though not in any great amount. The externals show mild shelf wear and the binding is solid. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24272 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Rawleigh's 60th Anniversary Good Health Guide, Almanac, Cook Book. 1889-1949. Canadian edition.
2 Rawleigh's 60th Anniversary Good Health Guide, Almanac, Cook Book. 1889-1949. Canadian edition.
Montreal, Quebec W. T. Rawleigh Company. 1949 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 23.5 x16.5 cm.; 31 - [3] pp including covers. Pictorial covers with a saddle stapled binding. Mild wear and scuffing to the covers with a small chip on the fore edge of the front cover and a hole punched through the booklet in the top spine corner. 18678 
Price: 12.00 CDN
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Christ, Stress and Glory: The Foundation Guide to Overload., .
3 . Christ, Stress and Glory: The Foundation Guide to Overload.
London, UK. Darton, Longman & Todd Limited. 1997 0232521786 / 9780232521788 Softcover Fine 
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xxxi - 239 pp. The tutor concentrates on biblical evidence of how Jesus behaved, rather than on what He taught. Book is unique in the literature of stress management in that it brings into focus the area of the spirit, as well as body, mind and feelings. Nash runs courses and seminars on how to handle stress and is former UK Chair of the International Stress Management Association. A new and unread / unused book. 961 
Price: 5.40 CDN
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Women in the Time of AIDS: Women, Health and the Challenge of HIV., .
4 . Women in the Time of AIDS: Women, Health and the Challenge of HIV.
Maryknoll, New York. Orbis Books. 1996 1570751064 / 9781570751066 Softcover Fine 
8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xvi - 112 pp. Originally published as "Love in a Time of AIDS" by the World Council of Churches. Paterson uses frank talk and chilling detail to show the myriad ways cultures devalue women and women's experience and contribute to the spread of AIDS. Paterson is religious publisher for the Cassell Publishing Group in London. An as-new and unused book. 3400 
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Cultivating the Child's Appetite., Aldrich, Charles Anderson.
5 Aldrich, Charles Anderson. Cultivating the Child's Appetite.
New York. Macmillan. 1932 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
12mi - 18.5 x 12 cm.; xv - 137 pp. Blue cloth with raised blue lettering on a faded gilt spine panel, blind stamped lettering on the front board. First published in 1927, this is the second edition with minor textual changes and the addition of a short update chapter "Developments in the Last Five Years". Foreword by Clifford G. Grulee. Library markings are a white accession number on the lower spine, attachment stains and a small remain on the front free end paper and the library seal blind stamped on the leaf comprising pages 39 and 40. Otherwise clean with a good binding. Minor wear to the boards' fore corners, moderate wear to the spine tips and more so on the spine tail.; Ex-Library 26778 
Price: 10.00 CDN
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A Manual of Hypodermatic Medication. The Treatment of Diseases by the Hypodermatic Method., Bartholow, Roberts.
6 Bartholow, Roberts. A Manual of Hypodermatic Medication. The Treatment of Diseases by the Hypodermatic Method.
Philedelphia, Pennsylvania. J. B. Lippincott. 1882 Hardcover Very Good 
12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 365 pp. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine with blind stamped border rules on front and back of the bevelled boards. This is the fourth, revised and enlarged edition of the first 1869 edition. The externals show mild wear to the spine tips and the fore corners of the boards and with the some slight rubbing on the raised section of the spine joints. Old bookseller's label on the front paste down end paper, previous owner's name written on the front free end paper, a Dr. R. F. Leeder from Brudenell, Ontario and dated June 2nd, 1883. The interior is quite clean and the binding is solid and sound. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24285 
Price: 120.00 CDN
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Drills and Fundamentals: Book II. (The Barnes Sports Library)., Bee, Clair.
7 Bee, Clair. Drills and Fundamentals: Book II. (The Barnes Sports Library).
New York. A. S. Barnes and Company 1945 Hardcover Very Good 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - (3) - 111 pp. Brown cloth over boards with dark brown lettering on spine and front. First published in 1942, this is the fourth printing from 1945. Illustrated with charts, diagrams and black and white photographs. Shelf and usage wear to the tails of the board edges and the tips of the spine. The text paper is browned as one would expect due to the wartime paper use restrictions and the quality of the paper then available. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. 17203 
Price: 8.00 CDN
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Fluorescein Angiography: A Guide to the Interpretation of Fluorescein Angiograms., Berkow, Joseph W. and James S. Kelley with David H. Orth.
8 Berkow, Joseph W. and James S. Kelley with David H. Orth. Fluorescein Angiography: A Guide to the Interpretation of Fluorescein Angiograms.
San Francisco, California. American Academy of Ophthalmology. 1984 Softcover Fair 
8vo - 24.5 x 17 cm.; 160 pp. A volume from the Manuals Program of the Academy. Four page glossary and a 6 page bibliography. Illustrated with many black and white photographs, 1 black and white line drawing, 1 graph, and 1 chart. The covers are quite scuffed with dog-eared corners and a closed tear on the front at the spine tail. The interior is clean with a solid binding. 29336 
Price: 9.00 CDN
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Children's Diet, Bircher-Benner, M., M.D. and Dr. Max Edwin Bircher
9 Bircher-Benner, M., M.D. and Dr. Max Edwin Bircher Children's Diet
London, United Kingdom C. W. Daniel Company. 1973 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 63 pp. First published in 1946, this is a later reprint. "Based on the conclusions of modern nutritional research . . . together with additions and directions for practical application." Translated by Reginald Snell. Maximilian Bircher-Benner (1867-1939) was a Swiss doctor and pioneer in nutritional research best known for his invention of muesli cereal. He advocated the eating of more fruits, vegetables and nuts. A clean copy with just a bit of foxing on text block edges. 25424 
Price: 4.80 CDN
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Stammering: Its Cause and Correction., Bogue, Benjamin N.
10 Bogue, Benjamin N. Stammering: Its Cause and Correction.
Indianapolis, Indiana. Benjamin N. Bogue. 1939 Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
8vo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; xii - 287 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. First published in 1919, this is the ninth revised printing. Bogue, himself, was a chronic stammerer for almost 20 years and is the originator of the Bogue Unit Method for restoring normal speech, and Founder and Director of the Bogue Institute for Stammerers. Frontis photo of Bogue. Index. The spine is faded as is the gilt lettering on same. Very minor wear eslewhere. Interior is clean and the binding is solid. 4496 
Price: 6.75 CDN
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The Canadian Medical Week: Hamilton, May 27 - June 1, 1918., Cameron, G. Stewart. (editor emeritus).
11 Cameron, G. Stewart. (editor emeritus). The Canadian Medical Week: Hamilton, May 27 - June 1, 1918.
Toronto, Ontario. Macmillan. 1918 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
4to - 25 x 16 cm.; xv - 360 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and blind stamped border rules on the boards. Erratum slip tipped in. A selection of presented papers grouped into 9 themed sections and one addenda. The text block edges have some minor surface foxing and the faded spine shows mild wear at the tips. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24482 
Price: 60.00 CDN
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Reforming Our Movement, Reforming Our Culture: How Canadian Pro-Lifers Can Make Abortion Unthinkable in the 21st Century, Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform
12 Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform Reforming Our Movement, Reforming Our Culture: How Canadian Pro-Lifers Can Make Abortion Unthinkable in the 21st Century
Calgary, Alberta, Canada CCBR 2008 Softcover Very Good+ 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 143 pp. Plastic coil binding. A clean copy. 20077 
Price: 8.00 CDN
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Our Need of Love., Chauchard, Paul.
13 Chauchard, Paul. Our Need of Love.
New York. P. J. Kenedy & Sons. 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 188 pp. Translated by Una Morrissy, foreword by Hans G. Furth. "Here are pondered and synthesized in the light of Teilhard's (de Chardin) vision of love a hundred aspects of human reality, among them suffering and sin, secular city and inner city, war and technology, celibacy and sanctity . . ." Dr. Chauchard was a prominent neurophysiologist and professor of psychology and director of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes in Paris. Red brown cloth covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Light edgewear, some soiling on text block edges and in text, former owner's name on front free endpaper. Dust jacket has some sunning and soiling and chipping on edges. 17415 
Price: 7.20 CDN
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Anhedonia and Affect Deficit States., Clark, David C. and Jan Fawcett. (editors).
14 Clark, David C. and Jan Fawcett. (editors). Anhedonia and Affect Deficit States.
New York. PMA Publishing Group 1987 0893352365 / 9780893352363 Hard Cover Near Fine 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - 176 pp. Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Contents: 1 - "Depression and Anhedonia" by Donald Klein, 2 - "Affective Flattening Evaluation and Diagnostic Significance" by Nancy Andreason, 3 - "Hedonic Capacity: Source Conjectures " by Paul Meehl, 4 - "Hedonic Capacity: Ten Years Later: Some Clarification s", 5 - "Anhedonia, Hypohedonia and Pleasure Capacity in Major Depressive Disorders" by David Clark and Jan Fawcett, 6 - "Negative Symptons, Affective Deficit State, and Intellectual Dysfunction in Chronic Schizophrenia" by Michael Pogue-Geile and Martin Harrows, 7 - "The Hedonic Element in Affectivity" by Henry Krystal, 8 - "Anhedonia and Alexithymia: A Potential Correlation?" by Peter Sifneos, 9 - "Cellular Basis of Positive Reinforcement" by Larry Stein and James Beluzzi, 10 - "The Role of Brain Opioid Systems in Perception of Reward and Anhedonia" by Timothy Collier. 9064 
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A Doctor Looks at Doctors., Collins, Joseph.
15 Collins, Joseph. A Doctor Looks at Doctors.
New York. Harper & Brothers. 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
16mo - 17 x 10.5 cm.; (6) - 32 pp. Patterned green paper over boards with a paste on orange band with black lettering. The text block head edge is stained dark red as issued. One of the "Things-to-Know" series from Harper. From the dust jacket: "This amazingly frank discussion of the medical man by a distinguished physician and psychiatrist . . . He points out why the doctor so often fails and makes a plea for better understanding of the patient". The book shows mild wear to the board corners and spine tips. The unclipped dust jacket, a rather frail affair to start with, is worn on the head and tail edges and darkened. 26826 
Price: 8.00 CDN
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How to Cut Food Costs., Cooper, Lenna Frances.
16 Cooper, Lenna Frances. How to Cut Food Costs.
Battle Creek, Michigan. The Good Health Publishing Company. 1917 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 128 pp. Tan cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine and the front board. Nine page bibliography and a 2 page index at the back. Illustrated with charts, lists, sample budget sheets and one black and white drawing. The chapter headings give a good idea of the contents: I - "Selection of Foods", II - "Cereals and Breadstuffs", III - "Vegetables", IV - "Fruits", V - "Meat Substitutes", VI - "Meats", VII - "Miscellaneous Foods", VIII - "What One Cent Will Buy", IX - "Economical Menus for Ten Days", X - "Low Cost Recipes", XI - "The Increased Cost of Food", XII - "Factors in Food Costs". The library markings are an accession number in white on the lower spine, ownership book-plate and pocket remnants on the front paste down end paper with offsetting from the same on the front free end paper and a stamp on the title page. Otherwise the interior is clean and the binding is tight. The externals show mild wear and that mostly on the spine and to the spine tips. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.; Ex-Library 27564 
Price: 16.00 CDN
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Cancer and Common Sense., Crile Jr., George.
17 Crile Jr., George. Cancer and Common Sense.
New York. Viking Press. 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; vii - 118 pp. Gray / blue linen cloth over boards with red lettering on spine and front board. No additional printings are noted with this one stated as November of 1955. The externals show mild shelf wear and the spine is a tad darkened or sunned. Signed by the author on the front free end paper: "To Fran, Who can put philosophy into marble. Barney Crile". Fran is Frances Rich, a sculptor from the mid west and the daughter of Irene Rich.; Signed by Author 21515 
Price: 36.00 CDN
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Clinical Therapeutics: A Handbook on the Special Treatment of Internal Disease., Croftan, Alfred C.
18 Croftan, Alfred C. Clinical Therapeutics: A Handbook on the Special Treatment of Internal Disease.
Chicago, Illinois. Cleveland Press. 1906 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
4to - 25.5 x 16.5 cm.; xiv - 626 pp. Textured dark green cloth over boards with a blind stamped faux half-bound appearance and gilt lettering on the spine. The externals show only mild shelf wear to the tail edges and spine tips and the interior is very clean. The end paper hinge at the front is torn though the underlying mull cloth and case work are sound. There is some play or looseness in this hinge. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24407 
Price: 64.00 CDN
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International Clinics: A Quarterly of Clinical Lectures on Medicine, Neurology, Surgery, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Laryngology, Pharyngology, Rhinology, Otology and Dermatology . . . . Ninth Series, 1899. Volumes I, II and III., Daland, Judson. (editor).
19 Daland, Judson. (editor). International Clinics: A Quarterly of Clinical Lectures on Medicine, Neurology, Surgery, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Laryngology, Pharyngology, Rhinology, Otology and Dermatology . . . . Ninth Series, 1899. Volumes I, II and III.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. J. B. Lippincott. 1899 Hardcover Very Good+ 
8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; Volume I, 1899: ix - 303 pp. Volume II, 1899: ix - 310 pp. Volume III, 1899: ix - 298 pp. All are bound in a maroon publisher's cloth with gilt lettering on spine and blind stamped border rules on the heads and tails of the boards. With the exception of Volume II which has some scuff marks on the front board, all show only very mild shelf wear and are otherwise very clean and tight. These books come from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24666 
Price: 32.00 CDN
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Simplified Infant Feeding with Seventy-Five Illustrative Cases., Dennett, Roger H.
20 Dennett, Roger H. Simplified Infant Feeding with Seventy-Five Illustrative Cases.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. J. B. Lippincott. 1917 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; vii - 355 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and blind stamped border rules on the front and back boards. First published in 1915, this is the fifth printing. Illustrated with 14 full page black and white photographs one of which is the frontispiece. The externals show only very mild wear, the head edge of the text block has some surface foxing and it is noticed that three pages have small closed tears in the tail margins which do not affect any text. Otherwsie very clean with a tight binding. This volume comes from the personal library of a turn of the century general practitioner from Eganville, a small jewel of a town in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario. 24331 
Price: 16.00 CDN
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