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TRACTATUS DE HERBIS
Written by Minta Collins; Sandra Raphael.
Stock no. 2127513
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. This facsimile edition has been reproduced from the manuscript Egeron MS 747 in The British Library through digital photography by Laurence Pordes, and printed at The Bath Press, Glasgow, on Phoneix Motion Xenon paper.This edition of 1000 copies has been bound for the members of The Folio Society by Smith Settle of Otley in full goatskin leather, with leather onlayhs, over bevelled boards, blocked with a design by David Eccles, with handmade laid-paper endleaves from the Fabriano mill. Contained in a green cloth box, with smaller separate 'Commentary' book. This is Copy No. 45. Only blemish is a small circle of surface paper lifting to copy number page and opposite page. Commentary book is also in fine condition in a near fine box, which has small bump and light mark.

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ANATOMY OF HATHA YOGA
Written by H. David Coulter.
Stock no. 2126567
Published by Body And Breath, Inc.. Circa 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Manual for Students, Teachers, and Practitioners. With a Foreword by Timothy McCall. B/w photos. ISBN: 0970700601. Some bumping to spine. 2nd printing. Small sticker to base of spine.

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FLYING DOCTOR
Written by Clyde Fenton.
Stock no. 2125280
Published by Georgian House. 2nd 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. Second edition, revised. The Flying Doctor service in Australia. Some browning to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing and tears and chips; repaired with yellowing sticky tape.

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MASH: AN ARMY SURGEON IN KOREA
Written by Otto F. Apel; Pat Apel.
Stock no. 1816044
Published by University Press of Kentucky. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

When North Korean forces invaded South Korea on June 25, 1950, Otto Apel was a surgical resident living in Cleveland, Ohio, with his wife and three young children. A year later he was chief surgeon of the 8076th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital near the front lines in Korea. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine.B/w photos. ISBN: 0813120705. 2nd printing.

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A TREATISE ON THE OPERATIONS OF SURGERY, WITH A DESCRIPTION AND REPRESENTATION OF THE INSTRUMENTS USED IN PERFORMING THEM
Written by Samuel Sharp.
Stock no. 2125059
2nd 1739. Good condition.

Second edition. ..Used in performing them; to which is prefixed an introduction on the nature and treatment of wounds, abscesse's and ulcers. The author was a Surgeon of Guy's Hospital. Modern binding; brown cloth with leather spine. Modern binding is in excellent condition; new endpapers. Original pages; inscription in ink to title page. Some grubby marks to pages. What looks like a few small book worm holes to margins of a few pages to rear. Some heavy damp marking going down some pages, also mostly to rear of book. It's a lovely tight binding - contents are still in good reading condition!

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THE DANGEROUS SKY: A HISTORY OF AVIATION MEDICINE
Written by Douglas H. Robinson.
Stock no. 1815654
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The development of flight from the balloon in 1783 to the modern supersonic jet aircraft, and relating how medical men first investigated the hazards to which flying subjected the human organism, and how these were overcome. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854291385. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.

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UNITY IN DIVERSITY: THE SHORT LIFE OF THE UNITED OXFORD HOSPITALS
Written by E.J.R. Burrough.
Stock no. 1815366
Published by E.J.R. Burrough. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of a famous group of hospitals. A narrative of some achievements, some reverses and some memorable characters. A family story which treats the life of a hospital upstairs and downstairs and in the corridors in between. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 095050081X. Spine slightly cocked. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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THE ELEMENTS OF MATERIA MEDICA AND THERAPEUTICS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Jonathan Pereira.
Stock no. 2123935
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 2nd 1842. Almost very good condition.

Second edition, enlarged and improved. Leather spines and corners. Marbled boards. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedowns and title pages of books. Leather starting to come unstuck on spine of Vol 2. Chipping along cover edges. Damp markings to page margins and corners. Some foxing.

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FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE AT HARLEY STREET
Written by Harry Verney.
Stock no. 1814793
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition.

Florence Nightingale's reports to the Governors of her Nursing Home from 1853-1954, with an introduction by Sir Harry Verney. 7.5 x 5 ins. Blue/purple paperboards with purple paperboard spine, outlined in gilt. Maroon/gilt inscription onlay on front board. ISBN: 0460039725. Board edges lightly rubbed.

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ALLMAN'S ANATOMICAL ATLAS
Written by F.J. Warwick; P. Ebenhoech.
Stock no. 1208649
Published by Allman & Son Limited. 1897. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth. 19 double-page colour plates. Covers slightly marked, corners bumped. Joints weakened but still firm. Endpapers grubby. Fingermarks to margins of first plate. A few plates have small tears at centre folds. Contents lightly browned but clean.

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NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF PTSD BIOLOGICAL, COGNITIVE AND CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES
Written by Jennifer J. Vasterling; Chris R. Brewin.
Stock no. 1812773
Published by The Guildford Press. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Synthesizing current knowledge on how trauma affects the brain. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 337 pages. ISBN: 1593851731. Dustwrapper slightly scuffed else a nice, clean copy.

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OROTIC ACID
Written by Alois Cihak; Werner Reutter.
Stock no. 2121105
Published by Mtp Press Limited. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Synthesis, Biochemical Aspects and Physiological Role. ISBN: 0852002947. Bump to top of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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