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...
Victoria General Hospital, Halifax , 1988, ISBN:096934081
Seller ID: 2020
HOWELL, Colin D. A Century of Care : A History of the Victoria General Hospital in Halifax, 1887-1987. [Halifax] : "published by The Victoria General Hospital", (1988). First Edition. "Printed and bound in Canada". Pp. (5),6-128. With 35 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (144 x 226 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to front & spine.
Roland & Bernier, Secondary Sources in the History of Canadian Medicine: A Bibliography, Volume 2, pp.71 & 191.
Colin D. Howell (b. 1944, Middleton) was teaching at Saint Mary's University, Halifax at the time of publication.
"The history of the Victori... View More...
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...
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),-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 overlooking the Petitcodiac River. Today, i... View More...
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1964, : 1964
Seller ID: 46505
COPEMAN, W.S.C. A Short History of the Gout and the Rheumatic Diseases. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press, 1964. First Edition. "Printed in the United States of America". Pp (4),[v]-ix,(3),-236 + a 16-page central section of illustrations. 8vo (150 x 221 mm), purple cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.
Garrison-Morton, Morton's Medical Bibliography, Fifth Edition 4509.1.
William Sydney Charles Copeman, C.B.E., T.D., F.R.C.P. (b. 1900 – d. November 24, 1970).
Foreword by C.D. O'Malley., Los Angeles [Charles Donald O'Malley, 1907-1970].
1. A Synop... View More...
CAMERON, John, M.D., D.Sc., F.R.S.E., F.R.S.C. A Students Manual of Osteology and Arthrology. Halifax : The Ross Print Limited, 1922, First Edition. Pp (4), 5-206, (2, index). Illustrated. 8vo (158 x 223 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.
John Cameron, M.D., D.Sc., F.R.S.E., F.R.S.C. (b. September 16, 1873, Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland – d. November 27, 1960, Bournemouth, England) was Professor of Anatomy at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
WALLACE, William Clay. A Treatise on the Eye : Containing Discoveries of the Causes of Near and Far Sightedness, and of the Affections of the Retina, with Remarks on the Use of Medicines as Substitutes for Spectacles. Second Edition. New York : "Published by Samuel Colman, VIII Astor House", 1839. Pp (6),- 88. With many illustrations in the text. 12mo (117 x 174 mm), rebound in blue buckram, with gilt lettering to spine.
William Clay Wallace, (b. circa 1800) Oculist, America's First Professor of Ophthalmology.
Light foxing throughout, else very good. 400.00... View More...
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...
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 -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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral. Administration of the Navy Department in World War II. With a Foreword by The Honorable Charles Edison; and an Introduction by Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Elder. Washington: (Department of the Navy), 1959. Pp 1042. 8vo, blue cloth.
"The Naval Establishment- An Overall Survey";
"Secretary of the Navy";
"Chief of Naval Operations - Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Fleet";
"The Bureau System";
"Bureau of Ships";
"Bureau of Naval Personnel";
"Bureau of Ordnance";
"Bureau of Aeronautics";
"Bureau of Yards ... View More...
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),-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...
HALL, Charles W., Captain. Adrift in the Ice-Fields. Illustrated. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1877. Pp 326, including frontis. +  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...
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...
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,. 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...
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...
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 196... View More...