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"OUR LITTLE DOCTOR" Helen Craib-Beighle and the Magic Power of Her Electric Hand, Owen, J. J.
1 Owen, J. J. "OUR LITTLE DOCTOR" Helen Craib-Beighle and the Magic Power of Her Electric Hand
San Francisco The Hicks-Judd Co. 1911 Stated Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The subject was endowed with "an electric right arm and hand with which she peforms all of her arudous and magic work. The arm, from an inch above the elbow to the tips pf her fingers, is charged with electricity. The touch or her hand conveys to some sensitive natures a powerful shock." Publishers blue cloth, gilt lettering front, frontispiec e portraits of Dr. Nellie Beighle and Mrs. Jean Craib (Mother of the Author), additional plates offer portraits of Sir Astley Paston Cooper and Charley Farnham. ; 5" x 7"; 62 pp; A very nicely preserved copy with only very minor wear. Prior owner name stamped inside rear, with no other writing. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Mayo Clinic A Handbook for Clinic Authors: A Sketch of Policy and Procedure
Rochester, Minnesota The Mayo Clinic 1950 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Clinic guidance on preparation of the medical and scientific manuscript for publication. Stiff green wraps, stapled, cover lettered in red and black, text in black using red as spot color. Uncommon, OCLC notes but three holdings.; 6" x 9-1/4"; 27 pp; Covers a bit worn and lightly sunned, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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About TOBACCO and Its Deleterious Effects; a book for everybody, both users and non-users, Slocum, Charles Elihu
3 Slocum, Charles Elihu About TOBACCO and Its Deleterious Effects; a book for everybody, both users and non-users
Toledo, Ohio The Slocum Publishing Company 1909 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
There is neither tobacco nor alcoholic beverage in the science of good health or the conditions for true manhood. Publishers red cloth over thin boards with black lettering to front cover, sewn binding. ; 5" x 8"; 70 pp; OCLC records this as a work of Fiction. ; Small spot to front cover, cloth fading toward spine, ex-library (seminary) marked lightly at spine and on front free endpaper, text otherwise clean and unmarked. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Fitzgerald, J. G. AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PRACTICE OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
St. Louis C. V. Mosby Company 1922 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Green cloth, gilt titling, illustrated. ; 6 x 9"; XX, 826 pp; Some fading and edgewear including 1/2" tear at top of spine, both hinges starting. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Big Medicine from Six Nations, Williams, Ted; Debra Roberts (Edited and with an Afterword by); Christopher Vecsey (Foreword by)
5 Williams, Ted; Debra Roberts (Edited and with an Afterword by); Christopher Vecsey (Foreword by) Big Medicine from Six Nations
Syracuse, New York Syracuse University Press 2007 0-8156-0863-2 / 9780815608639 Stated First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A volume in The Iroquois and Their Neighbors series. Publishers blue cloth with metallic orange spine lettering, a few illustrations. Dust jacket with color cover art. ; 6-1/4" x 91-/4"; xix, 343 pp; Book with very slight wear at bottom of spine, otherwise fine. Jacket with slight edgewear at top of spine and along bottom edge, in clear protective cover. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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ETNOMEDICINA: Un Nuevo Camino Para un Vivir Integral, Ruiz Saona, Edgardo
6 Ruiz Saona, Edgardo ETNOMEDICINA: Un Nuevo Camino Para un Vivir Integral
Quito - Ecuador UNESCO/OPS-OMS 2006 9978-44-988-4 / 9789978449882 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Coated black wraps, perfect bound, color cover photographs of medicinal plants, Spanish text discusses healers of the Otavaleños, treatment methods, b&w illustrations, includes directory of practitioners and a section offering descriptions of medicinal plants with color photos (2 per page). Uncommon, OCLC shows but a single holding, at Duke. ; 8" x 9-3/4"; 135 pp; Mild wear to covers, rear cover bumped lower right, including creasing to several page corners, pages are clean and unmarked. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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FRACTURES AND DISLOCATION CHARTS in Colors, Anon.
7 Anon. FRACTURES AND DISLOCATION CHARTS in Colors
St. Louis, Mo. Battle & Company, Chemists' Corporation (1905) Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Yellow wraps, stapled, each page illustrates and describes a particular issue, illustrations are in orange and tan. No publication date is given; individual plates have copyright dates between 1900 and 1905. ; 6-3/4" x 10"; 32 pp; Covers show light wear and soiling, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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From Masculine To Feminine And All Points In Between A Practical Guide for Transvestites, Cross-Dressers, Transgenderists, Transsexuals, or Those Who Choose to Develop a More Feminine Image ... and for All Others Who Are Interested, Concerned, or Curious, Stevens, Jennifer Anne
8 Stevens, Jennifer Anne From Masculine To Feminine And All Points In Between A Practical Guide for Transvestites, Cross-Dressers, Transgenderists, Transsexuals, or Those Who Choose to Develop a More Feminine Image ... and for All Others Who Are Interested, Concerned, or Curious
Cambridge, MA Different Path Press (1990) 0-9626262-0-1 / 9780962626203 No edition noted Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Perfect bound siff red wraps, covers lettered and illustrated in b&w, brief Bibliography follows numbered pages.; 8-1/2" x 11"; 135+ pp; Rubbing and light creasing to covers, mild wear to page corners, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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GYNECOLOGY: A Text Book on the DISEASES OF WOMEN, with the Appropriate Treatment from the DRUGLESS STANDPOINT; OBSTETRICS: Especially adapted to be used as an adjunct to the regular treatment of all practitioners of the healing art Medical Doctors, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Neuropaths, Mechano-Therapists, Etc., Etc., Etc., Murray, Chas H. and M. S. Murray
9 Murray, Chas H. and M. S. Murray GYNECOLOGY: A Text Book on the DISEASES OF WOMEN, with the Appropriate Treatment from the DRUGLESS STANDPOINT; OBSTETRICS: Especially adapted to be used as an adjunct to the regular treatment of all practitioners of the healing art Medical Doctors, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Neuropaths, Mechano-Therapists, Etc., Etc., Etc.
Elgin, Illinois 1925 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Spine title is Osteopathic Gynecology. The Third Edition. Text presented as two parts. Part I deals with gynecology and obstetrics and is illustrated with several photos within (contained within the first 219 pages). Part II deals solely with the Practice of Osteopathy or Osteopathic Technique. This text runs 65 pages and is supplemented with 109 b&w photos on separate plates. An index follows on unnumbered pages. Lavender cloth, gilt spine lettering. Worldcat reports only two holdings of this edition, and a handful of additional holdings of a 1915 second edition; No first edition is recorded at present. ; 5-1/4" x 7-3/4"; 219, 65, 109, [6] pp; A very nicely preserved copy. Tiny spot on rear cover, spine very slightly rubbed. Almost no cover wear, solid hinges, pages clean and without tears or writing. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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HEALTH, CULTURE AND COMMUNITY Case Studies of Public Reactions to Health Programs, Paul, Benjamin D. (editor)
10 Paul, Benjamin D. (editor) HEALTH, CULTURE AND COMMUNITY Case Studies of Public Reactions to Health Programs
New York Russell Sage Foundation 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Blue cloth, blindstamped Foundation logo on front, gilt spine lettering. Contains 16 papers by various authors including one on Medicine and Politics in a Mexican Village by Oscar Lewis. Uncommon in hardcover.; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; viii, 493 pp; MacKay family bookplate tipped in on FFEP, otherwise clean. Almost no cover wear, tight binding, pages are clean and bright, without tears or writing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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HOSPITAL REFERENCE NUMBER, Part Two (ONLY) Architectural Engineering and Business. As featured in THE ARCHITECTURAL FORUM (Volume XLIX, Number Six, December 1928), Hooper, Parker Morse (Editor); Edward F. Stephens, Myron Hunt, H. E. Hannaford, Isador Rosenfeld, Carl A. Erikson, Kirk M. Reid, Walter V. Batson, Alfred Kellogg, Clifford M. Swan, A. R. McGonegal, C. Stanley Taylor (Contributions)
11 Hooper, Parker Morse (Editor); Edward F. Stephens, Myron Hunt, H. E. Hannaford, Isador Rosenfeld, Carl A. Erikson, Kirk M. Reid, Walter V. Batson, Alfred Kellogg, Clifford M. Swan, A. R. McGonegal, C. Stanley Taylor (Contributions) HOSPITAL REFERENCE NUMBER, Part Two (ONLY) Architectural Engineering and Business. As featured in THE ARCHITECTURAL FORUM (Volume XLIX, Number Six, December 1928)
New York Rogers & Manson Company 1928 Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Special number of this publication devoted to the issues of architecture for hospitals, with contributions by several noted architects. Gray wraps, perfect bound, text, illustrations, many advertisements. ; 9-1/4" x 12"; [89]-124, [889]-944, [127]-204 pp; Mild cover soiling, wear to covers along edges, with a slight loss of spine cover at top of spine and a larger loss (1-1/2") at bottom, pages with some creased corners, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Laboratorios Conmemorativos Gorgas: Trabajo de Investigatión Relacionado con las Causas y Prevención de las Enfermedades Tropicals PANAMA Con Supplemento Adicional Ilustrado
Nueva York Instituto Conmemorativo Gorgas 1930 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Traducido de la Edición de la Lengua Inglesa y revisado para el, text in Spanish, illustrated. Mustard cloth hardcover, gilt lettering, ivory decorated endpapers, illustrated, bookmark.; 6 x 9.5"; 132, xxxii pp; Lightly sunned at spine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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LEPROSY, RACISM, AND PUBLIC HEALTH: Social Policy in Chronic Disease Control, Gussow, Zachary
13 Gussow, Zachary LEPROSY, RACISM, AND PUBLIC HEALTH: Social Policy in Chronic Disease Control
Boulder, San Francisco, & London Westview Press 1989 0-8133-0674-4 / 9780813306742 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Publishers blue cloth with silver spine lettering. Blue and green dust jacket with white lettering. Full number line. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; xiv, 265 pp; Book with no wear of note. Jacket lightly worn at top/bottom of spine and with a few light rubs, in clear protective cover. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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MASSAGE. A Course of Lessons., Robinson, Ernest F.
14 Robinson, Ernest F. MASSAGE. A Course of Lessons.
Boston, Mass. L. N. Cushman (1903) First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Reddish-brown cloth with gilt lettering to front cover, illustrated with drawings and photographs, index at rear. Uncommon, OCLC shows a single copy, at the Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. ; 6" x 9-1/4"; 70, [4] pp; Boards rubbed and scratched, evidence of dampness limited to the spine and edges with a small amount of red bleeding onto the endpapers. Sold hinges, a bit of toning to paper, a few small spots but pages are unmarked and generally clean. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Medical Chaos and Crime, Barnesby, Norman
15 Barnesby, Norman Medical Chaos and Crime
London and New York Mitchell Kennerley 1910 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Burgundy cloth, front cover lettered in white, gilt lettering to spine. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; 384 pp; Covers lightly worn/soiled, front cover lettering rubbed, slight spine lean, solid hinges, no inscriptions, pages clean and unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Nasekomye i kleshchi dal'nego vostoka, imeiushchie mediko-veterinarnoe znachenie (Insects and Ticks of the Far East Having Medical-Veterinary Significance)
Leningrad Izdatel'stvo "Nauka" 1987 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Akademiia Nauk SSSR. Dal'nevostochnyi Nauchnyi Tsentr. Biologo-Pochvennyi Institut. Includes detailed anatomical drawings captioned in Russian and Latin. Text in Russian; indices of Latin names for insects and ticks at rear followed by contents in Russian. ; 7 x 10.5"; 312 pp; Faint scratches on front cover, pages edges toned. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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NEW LIGHT ON VIVAXIS ENERGIES: Supplement No. 2 of BORN TO BE MAGNETIC, Nixon, Frances
17 Nixon, Frances NEW LIGHT ON VIVAXIS ENERGIES: Supplement No. 2 of BORN TO BE MAGNETIC
Chemainus, British Columbia Magnetic Publishers 1972 No edition noted Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Publishers blue wraps, lettered in white. Somewhat scarce.; 6" x 9"; 45 pp; Slight cover wear, pages clean with no tears or writing. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Lewin, Philip, M.D. Posture and Hygiene of the Feet
New York and London Funk & Wagnalls Company 1929 First Edition Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Volume in The National Health Series edited by The National Health Council, author was Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern University Medical School. Stiff brown leatherette wraps, embossed, black lettering, illustrated with b&w drawings and photos. ; 4 x 6"; ix, 47, [2] (ads) pp; Withdrawn from the Alameda County Public Health Library in Oakland with "Wash your hands ..." bookplate at front. ; Ex-library with markings inside front cover, pocket removed from rear cover, worn along edges, front hinge cracked with binding holding well, minor cover wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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PUBLIC HEALTH: The Lomb Prize Essays. Award made at the Thirteenth Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Asssociation, Washington, D. C., Dec. 10, 1885., Vaughn, Victor C., D. F. Lincoln, George M. Sternberg, George H. Ireland
19 Vaughn, Victor C., D. F. Lincoln, George M. Sternberg, George H. Ireland PUBLIC HEALTH: The Lomb Prize Essays. Award made at the Thirteenth Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Asssociation, Washington, D. C., Dec. 10, 1885.
Concord, N. H. Republican Press Association 1886 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Healthy Homes and Food for the Working Classes, The Sanitary Conditions and Necessities of School-Houses and School-Life, Disinfection and Individual Prophylaxis Against Infectious Diseases, Preventable Causes of Disease, Injury and Death in American Manufacturies and Workshops, and the Best Means and Appliances for Preventing and Avoiding Them. With an Appendix listing Association Authors and Officers. Brown cloth over tapered boards, black cover decorations, gilt spine lettering, decorative brown endpapers.; 6-1/4" x 9-1/2"; 198, [1] (ad) pp; Ex-library with spine markings, bookplate removed, ownership stamps, lacking rear free endpaper, covers worn, front hinge weak. Stamp of Crawford & Stockbridge Binders of Concord, N.H. inside front cover. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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20 Biser, Sam Rejuvenation Methods from the Ancient Mariners
Charlottesville Virginia The University of Natural Healing 1994 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
On the effects of salt in general and Celtic salt in particular. White 3-ring loose-leaf notebook, pages printed front side only. Uncommon.; 8" x 9-1/2"; 134 pp; No wear of note. Clean unworn pages, no tears or writing. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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