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150 Years of Caring : The Continuing History of Canada's Oldest Mental Health Facility. signed pbk.

By: GOSS, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MindCare New Brunswick, Saint John, NB, 1998, ISBN:0968335209:

Seller ID: 74357


GOSS, David. 150 Years of Caring : The Continuing History of Canada's Oldest Mental Health Facility . Compiled from the public records held at Centracare. (Saint John, NB: MindCare New Brunswick), June 1998. Pp. (2),[1]-110,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. "Step behind the bricks and mortar of a Saint John landmark to view a fascinating story of struggle and dedication, a story of progress and adaptation in the delivery of mental health care to New Brunswickers. Along the way discover: the role of 'the Farm'; the Houdini mystery; a case of mistaken identity; the saga o... View more info

17 Doors to Prince Edward Island and a Window on Cathay. First Edition

By: MacINTYRE, Wendell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Friends of St. Andrew's Press, 1983,:

Seller ID: 101281


MacINTYRE, Wendell. 17 Doors to Prince Edward Island, and a Window on Cathay. Charlottetown, P.E.I.: "Published under the aegis of the Friends of St. Andrew's Press", Fall 1994. Printed by Kwik-Kopy Printing. First Printing. Pp (14),v-x,1-122,(2), including a photo-section in the early pages. 8vo, cream cardcovers, lettered in red to front and spine. A collection of piecesby MacIntyre, many of which had appeared as magazine articles. "Whither Go es Prince Edward Island?"; "Seaman's Beverages Limited: 1939-1994"; "Banking Comes to Prince Edward Island"; "An E... View more info

75 Years of Caring : A history of The Miramichi Hospital, Newcastle, N.B. 1915-1990. First Edition

By: GILL, Mary.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Printed by Gemini Printing, Chatham, N,.B., 1990,: 1990

Seller ID: 96013


GILL, Mary. 75 Years of Caring : A history of The Miramichi Hospital, Newcastle, N.B. 1915-1990. (Chatham, N.B.: "Printed by Gemini Printing", 1990). First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-x,1-230,(2). Illustrated with 126 b&w photos. . 8vo (153 x 225 mm), art-illustrated white cardcovers, with dark blue lettering to spine. Mary Gill, B.A., B.T. (b. 1920s) was living in Nowlanville, New Brunswick at the time of publication. Foreword. Introduction. 1. The Hutchison Family. 2. Ernest Hutchison & the beginning of the Miramichi Hospital. 3. The First Board M... View more info

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A History of Medicine. First American Edition

By: CASTIGLIONI, Arturo KRUMBHAAR, E. B. (trans & ed)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941,: 1941

Seller ID: 49326


CASTIGLIONI, Arturo. A History of Medicine. Translated from the Italian and edited by E. B. Krumbhaar. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First US Edition. Pp. 1013, i-xl, being the index. Includes 443 illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge red. Arturo Castiglioni (b. April 10, 1874, Trieste – d. January 21, 1953, Milano) an Italian-American medical historian. Front board slightly shaky, cloth rubbed, previous owner's name inked to flyleaf, else very good. 75.00 View more info

A History of the Moncton Hospital : A Proud Past - A Healthy Future (1895-1995). First Edition

By: MacLELLAN, Donald I.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1998, ISBN:1551092766: 1998

Seller ID: 96724

ISBN: 1551092786


MacLELLAN, Donald I. A History of the Moncton Hospital : A Proud Past - A Healthy Future (1895-1995). (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (1998). First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-vi,(2),[1]-320. Illustrated with 66 b&w photos 8vo, photo-illustrated cream & red card covers, red & black lettering to spine. Donald I. MacLellan, M.D., C.M., F.R.CS. (C.) (b. Moncton). The spine and front cover omit the indefinite article in the title. “When the Moncton Hospital first opened its doors on Saturday, June 11, 1898, it consisted of two floors of the almshouse overlookin... View more info

Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, N.S. : A History, 1895-1988

By: DOUGLAS, George Ritchie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Aberdeen Hospital Commission, New Glasgow, NS, 1988,:

Seller ID: 60524


DOUGLAS, George Ritchie. The Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, N.S. : A History, 1895-1988. New Glasgow, NS: Aberdeen Hospital Commission, 1988. First Edition. Pp. [1]-96. Illustrated with 12 b&w photos, and also some drawings.8vo, printed stapled white card covers, blue lettering and blue Aberdeen H ospital Commission seal to front cover. Not in Roland & Bernier, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 2. Sections : 1. Introduction; 2. Founding; 3. Buildings - Structure - West Side Main Building - West Side Annex - West Side Pavilion - West Side Nurses' Res... View more info

Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Hardcover

By: MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.) Carleton Library Series No. 131

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1984, ISBN:0886290198:

Seller ID: 106869


MORSE, Bradford W. (ed.). Aboriginal Peoples and the Law : Indian, Metis and Inuit Rights in Canada. Ottawa : Carleton University Press, (1984). Pp (4),v-xlv,(10,1-800. 8vo, grey library cloth, white lettering to spine. Carleton Library Series No. 131. Contents : Chapter 1. Aboriginal peoples and the law (by Bradford W. Morse): 1. The aboriginal peoples in Canada. (a) Who are the aboriginal people? (b) Demographic and economic information. (c) The position of aboriginal families. (d) Conclusion. 2. Further reading. Chapter 2. Aspects of aboriginal rights in international law (by Maureen Davies... View more info

Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. 31, No. 1,Autumn 2001

By: FRANK, David (ed.) GODFREY, W.G. LEWIS, Timothy D. TWOHIG, Peter L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 2001,:

Seller ID: 103142


FRANK, David (ed.). Acadiensis : Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region. Vol. XXXI, No. 1, Autumn 2001. Fredericton, N.B.: Department of History, University of New Brunswick, 2001. Pp [1]-224. Illustrated. 8vo, blue and white card covers. Contents : Private and Government Funding: The Case ofthe Moncton Hospital, 1898-1953 (by W.G. Godfrey); Rooted in the Soil: Far m Family Persistence in Burton Parish, Sunbury County, New Brunswick, 1851-1901 (by Timothy D. Lewis); "Local Girls" and "Lab Boys": Gender, Skill andMedical Laboratories in Nova Scotia in the 1920s and 1930s ... View more info

Account of the Interior of Ceylon and of its Inhabitants with Travels in that Island. reprint

By: DAVY, John GOONERATNE, Yasmine Ceylon Historical Journal, Vol. 16

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Tisara Prakasakayo Publishers, Dehiwala, Ceylon, 1969,:

Seller ID: 112121


DAVY, John. An Account of the Interior of Ceylon and of its Inhabitants with Travels in that Island. Complete and unabridged from the original editionof 1821. With an introduction by Yasmine Gooneratne. The Ceylon Historical Journal, Volume Sixteen. Dehiwala, Ceylon : Tisara Prakasakayo Publishers, (March 1969). Facsimile Reprint. 8vo, white card covers, spine lettered in black, front cover lettered in black and illustrated in red, in a matching dustjacket. Contents : Part I. An Account of the Interior of Ceylon, and o f its Inhabitants: 1. Name. Geographical outlines. Rocks. Minerals. Soils. ... View more info

Account of Two Successful Operations for Restoring a Lost Nose from the Integuments of the Forehead

By: CARPUE, J.C. Classics of Medicine Library McDOWELL, Frank

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Classics of Medicine Library, Birmingham, 1981,:

Seller ID: 39666


CARPUE, J.C. An Account of Two Successful Operations for Restoring a Lost Nose from the Integuments of the Forehead. With a Foreword and Biography by Frank McDowell. Birmingham : Classics of Medicine Library, 1981. Pp 102. Illustrated with 5 Plates. 4to, full red cowhide with 22-karat gold-stamped decorations, a.e.g. A facsimile of the London 1816 edition. Fine. 120.00 View more info

Across the Medicine Line , in dustjacket

By: TURNER, C. Frank

Price: $16.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0771086164:

Seller ID: 107487


TURNER, C. Frank. Across the Medicine Line. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1973). Pp (8),9-270,(2),+ i-xvi (plates). Endpaper Maps. 8vo,brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2500. Dj ads : Th e Epic Confrontation Between Sitting Bull and the North-West Mounted Police. "Across the Medicine Line is the story of the dramatic encounter between Sitting Bull, the exiled leader of the Sioux, and James Morrow Walsh, Superintendent of the North-West Mounted Police. Between this gravey, wily, persuasive Indian and his adventurous, quick-tempered antagonist, there aro... View more info

Activists and Advocates : Toronto's Health Department, 1883-1983. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacDOUGALL, Heather

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto and Oxford, 1990, ISBN:1550020722:

Seller ID: 105278


MacDOUGALL, Heather. Activists and Advocates : Toronto's Health Department,1883-1983. Toronto and Oxford : Dundurn Press, 1990. First Edition. Pp (5) ,6-334,(2). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "For more than a century, Toronto's Health Department has served as a model of evolving municipal public health services in Canada and beyond. From horse manure to hippies and small pox to AIDS, the Department's staff have established and maintained standards of environmental cleanliness and communicable disease control procedures that have made the city a healthy place... View more info

Administration of the Navy Department in World War II

By: FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral EDISON, Charles, foreword. ELDER, Ernest McNeill, Rear Admiral, intro.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Department of the Navy, 1959,:

Seller ID: 38326


FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral. Administration of the Navy Departmentin World War II. With a Foreword by The Honorable Charles Edison; and an I ntroduction by Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Elder. Washington: (Department of the Navy), 1959. Pp 1042. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents include: "The Naval Establishment- An Overall Survey"; "Secretary of the Navy"; "Chief of Naval Operations- Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Fleet"; "Fleet Organization"; "The Bureau System"; "Bureau of Ships"; "Bureau of Naval Personnel"; "Bureau of Ordnance"; ... View more info

Adoption of Inoculation for Smallpox in England and France. in dustjacket

By: MILLER, Genevieve

Price: $160.00

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1957,:

Seller ID: 110264


MILLER, Genevieve. Adoption of Inoculation for Smallpox in England and France. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, (1957). Pp (12),[17]-355,(1), frontispiece + 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt letering to spine. Garrison & Morton, Medical Bibliography (5th edition) 5436.1. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. The New Scourge: Smallpox. 3. An Eastern Innovation. 4. Royal Patronage: Inoculation in England, 1721-1722. 5. Reaction andControversy, 1722-1729. 6. The New Art of Preventing Distempers. England: 1730-1755. 7. The Fate of Inoculation on the Continent. 8. The Adoption of I... View more info

Adrift in the Ice-Fields. pictorial green cloth.

By: HALL, Charles W., Captain.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard, 1877,:

Seller ID: 62368


HALL, Charles W., Captain. Adrift in the Ice-Fields. Illustrated. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1877. Pp 326, including frontis. + [7] pp of plates. Illustrated with numerous drawings to text. 8vo, green cloth with silver decorative scenes to spine and boards. This is a novel written for a younger audience about four hunters who are caught on an ice flow and are carried into the vast ice-packs that fill the Gulf of the St. Lawrence. "Their perils, theshifts to which they are driven to procure shelter, food, fire, medicine, and other necessaries, together with their devious drift and final rescu... View more info

Advancing Social Justice Through Clinical Practice

By: ALDARONDO, Etiony, (ed.).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Mahwah, NJ, 2007, ISBN:0471901555:

Seller ID: 115253


ALDARONDO, Etiony, (ed.). Advancing Social Justice Through Clinical Practice. Mahwah, New Jersey & London : John Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, (2007). Second Printing. Pp [(4),v]-xxiv,(2),3-496. Large 8vo, white cardcovers. "There is a healthy development in the human service professions these days. At community clinics, private practices, and universities around the country mental health professionals and service providers are working with increased awareness of the toxic effects of social inequities in the lives of people they aim to help. Quietly, by acting out their beliefs on justice a... View more info

Advice to the Sealorn, US in dj

By: PAYSON, Herb

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1997, ISBN:157409002x:

Seller ID: 75681


PAYSON, Herb. Advice to the Sealorn. (Dobbs Ferry, New York): Sheridan House, (1997). First printing. Pp.(i)-viii,1-343,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo brick red cloth with gold lettering to spine. "Herb Payson has distilled over 20 years of sailing experience into the perfect compendium for those who are contemplating live-aboard cruising, sailors with some experience in weekend and day sailing, and all those sailors who read for information and fun. The book loosely follows a questions and answer format that allows the author to range over a broad spectrum of cruising topics." -from the dj. Co... View more info

Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. 2nd ed, 8th printing

By: OSLER, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: H. K. Lewis & Co. Ltd., London, 1928,:

Seller ID: 110787


OSLER, William . Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. Second Editon, with three additional addresses. Eight Impression. London : H. K. Lewis & Co. Ltd., 1928. Pp (6),v-x,1-474,(2). 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Aequanimitas. 2. Doctor and nurse. 3. Teacher and student. 4. Physic and physicians as depicted in Plato. 5. The Leaven of science. 6. The Army surgeon. 7. Teaching and thinking. 8. Internal medicine as a vocation. 9. Nurse and patient. 10. British medicine in Greater Britain. 11. After twenty-five yea... View more info

Aequanimitas : With other Addresses to Medical Students, Nurses and Practitioners of Medicine. 2nd ed, 8th printing

By: KELLY, Arthur D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1977,:

Seller ID: 114562


KELLY, Arthur D. Aequanimitas. [Toronto] : Published privately, 1977. FirstEdition. "Layout and Lithography H.F.P. Lithography Limited, Ajax, Ontario ; Bindery by Canadian Bookcraft, Ajax, Ontario". Pp (4),i-vi,(2),1-396,(8) + b&w portrait photo [opp. p.vi].. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Arthur Dill Kelly, O.C., M.B., D.Sc. LL.D. (b. March 15, 1901, Toronto - d. December 13, 1976. A collection of short pieces, signed ADK, that originally appeared in the Canadian Medical Association Journal from the mid '60s through the early '70s. I chanced upon a local interest one, ... View more info

Aerodynamic Capture of Particles. Proceedings of a Conference held at B.C.U.R.A., Leatherhead, Surrey, 1960. First Edition in dustjacket

By: STODDARD

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1960,:

Seller ID: 115714


RICHARDSON, E.G., (ed.) Aerodynamic Capture of Particles. Proceedings of a Conference held at B.C.U.R.A., Leatherhead, Surrey, 1960. Edited by E.G. Richardson. Oxford, &c : Symposium Publications Division, Pergamon Press:, 1960. First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),3-200. 8vo, grey-green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. British Coal Utilisation Research Association. Edward Gick Richardson (b. July 15, 1898, Watford, England - d. March 31, 1960, Newcastle, England). "This important volume contains the authoritative proceedings, including the discussion which followed the papers, of the i960 co... View more info