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Historia de la Farmacia en Chile
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Historia de la Farmacia en Chile

by Eduardo Guzman Riveros

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2008
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Pictorial paper covered boards. Spanish text. Scarce. A nice clean copy with no previous owners' names or other defacements. 9.75 x 11.75 in
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A Dictionary Of Practical Medicine: Comprising General Pathology, The Nature And Treatment Of Diseases, Morbid Structures, And The Disorders Especially Incidental To Climates, To The Sex, And To The Different Epochs Of Life; With Numerous Prescriptions For The Medicines Recommended; A Classification Of Diseases According To Pathological Principles; A Copious Bibliography, With References; And An Appendix Of Approved Formulæ [formulas]: The Whole Forming A Library Of Pathology And Practical Medicine, And A Digest Of Medical Literature. [Four Volumes]
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Three volumes in four. Half Morocco over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers and edges. Five raised bands on each with gilt titles on spines. Vol. I lacks the half-title and front fly. Previous owner's inscription to rear of front endpaper to Vol. I. Wear to leather on heads and tails of spines, as well as corners, yet remains a supple tight… Read more about this item
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Historia et Commentationes Academiae Electoralis Scientiarum et Elegantiorum Literarum
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Historia et Commentationes Academiae Electoralis Scientiarum et Elegantiorum Literarum

by Joseph Noel de Necker

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1770
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Full red cloth with Morocco label to spine. Book plate to front pastedown. Several copperplates throughout. Includes two lengthy papers by Necker. Includes the names of two plants (Araceae and Malvaceae) which were first published in this volume. Latin & German text. Clean copy with no previous owners' names. 25.7 x 20.6 cm; 10.2 x 8.2 in
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Beauty and the Preservation of Youth with an Appendix Dealing with the Toilet Requisites by a Lady Expert.
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Beauty and the Preservation of Youth with an Appendix Dealing with the Toilet Requisites by a Lady Expert.

by An M.D.

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1905
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Beige cloth with title to front cover and spine. Three pages of advertisements prior to title page, along with an appendix and five pages of ads to rear. No previous owners' names or other markings. 5 x 7.5 in
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Plate XXVII from Traite d'Osteologie tous les os de l'Adulte & du Foetus.
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Plate XXVII from Traite d'Osteologie tous les os de l'Adulte & du Foetus.

by Alexandre Monro as republished in French by Marie Thiroux d'Arconville.

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1759
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16 1/2" x 22 1/2". Represents three fetal skeletons in field with arch and obelisk in background: figure 1 at c. 8 months, figure 2 at 5 months and figure 3 at c. 4 months. Thiroux d'Arconville's great improvement upon Monro's 1726 Anatomy of the Human Bones. Includes folio key plate and four explanatory pages. A very… Read more about this item
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The Gentleman's Magazine: and Historical Chronicle. For the Year MDCCXCIV. Part the Second. Rhinoplasty.
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The Gentleman's Magazine: and Historical Chronicle. For the Year MDCCXCIV. Part the Second. Rhinoplasty.

by Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

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1794
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Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt particulars to spine. Part Two of Volume 64 of The Gentleman's Magazine. On pages 891-892, under Curious Chirurgical Operations, is the description of previously unknown surgical operation long performed in the East Indies with success, namely affixing a new nose on a man's face. This untitled article is believed to be the first report… Read more about this item
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Magni Hippocratis Medicorum Omnium Facile Principis, Opera Omnia Quae Extant. in VIII. Sectiones ex Erotiani mente Distributa. Nunc Denuo Latina Interpreatione & Annotationibus Illustrata, Anutio Foesio Medionatorico Medico Authore, cum Indice Quadruplici.
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A handsome set in full vellum. [xlvi], 1344, [liii]. The Foesius volume: [vi], 318. Frontis to volume one. Vellum separated or separating at hinges but boards remain firmly attached. From the library of the "Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland" with their bookplate to front pastedowns, but no further markings, Swann. 10.4 x10.3 inches
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Dictionaire ou Traite Universel des Drogues Simples; ou l'on trouve leurs  differens noms, leur origine, leur choix. Ouvrage dépendant de la  Pharmacopée universelle.
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Dictionaire ou Traite Universel des Drogues Simples; ou l'on trouve leurs differens noms, leur origine, leur choix. Ouvrage dépendant de la Pharmacopée universelle.

by Nicholas Lemery

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1716
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Full calf with remnants of gilt title to spine;gilt rolled edges. Bookplate of Lord Battersea to front paste down. Occasional inked notations. Contains 25 fold-out plates illustrating 400 medicinal plants and animals. Intermittent foxing throughout.; 4to; [xx];590;[58] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth.  Second enlarged  edition with 23 copper engraved plates.
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The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth. Second enlarged edition with 23 copper engraved plates.

by Joseph Fox

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Second Edition, Enlarged
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1814
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Second Edition, Enlarged. Modern black cloth; bookplate of Benjamin Ackerman to front pastedown; some prefatory text pages document-taped; lacks explanatory text for final plate of part two; title page soiled, otherwise very good with clean impressions. Enlarged edition with 13 copper engraved plates to part one and an additional 10 plates accompanying part two (Diseases… Read more about this item
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The Natural History of the Human Teeth: Explaining Their Structure, Use,  Formation, Growth and Diseases [And:] A Practical Treatise on the Diseases  of the Teeth; intended as a supplement to the Natural History of those  parts
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The Natural History of the Human Teeth: Explaining Their Structure, Use, Formation, Growth and Diseases [And:] A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of the Teeth; intended as a supplement to the Natural History of those parts

by John Hunter

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1778
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Full calf. Disbound with losses to back board and spine. 2 parts in 1 volume. Illustrated with sixteen (16) copper-plates. Title page detached. Title page with "Property of the New York Hospital" broadly written followed by label declaring "Duplicate Exchanged/ L.L. Vandervoort, Lib[rarian]" with slight loss of paper resulting in attempt to remove same.… Read more about this item
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The American Medical Recorder, Vol. 1 - No.s I-IV (1-4)
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The American Medical Recorder, Vol. 1 - No.s I-IV (1-4)

by Physicians of Philadelphia

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First Edition
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January 1818 - October 1818
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Black cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. A few sur blanc illustrations throughout, one of which is a fold out of the "Fatal Circulation." Containing the January, April, July, and October issues bound together in one book.Stamp of Cincinnati General Hospital Medical Library to page edges and copyright and content pages (though no indication on binding). Name of James… Read more about this item
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On the Usefulness of the Parts of the Body (2 Volumes - Complete)
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On the Usefulness of the Parts of the Body (2 Volumes - Complete)

by Galen (Aelius Galenus or Claudius Galenus); Margaret Tallmadge May (Trans.)

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Special Edition
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1996
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Bound in full brick red leather by Quebecor Printing Sherwood with gilt rule and design to boards. Spine is stamped in 22-karat gold. 3 raised bands to spine; all edges gilt; silk ribbon present in each volume; and marbled endpapers. Includes publisher's Notes from the Editors pamphlet. No previous owners' names or other markings. Pages bright and clean. Very small… Read more about this item
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Achilea Millefolium [Common Yarrow or Asillfoil]

Achilea Millefolium [Common Yarrow or Asillfoil]

by James Sowerby

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April 1, 1806
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 15 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. Common name of plant added in elegant 19th century script to top of page. No other names or markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as… Read more about this item
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Astragalus exscapus

Astragalus exscapus

by James Sowerby

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July 1, 1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, from Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image transfer from adjacent plate and… Read more about this item
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Trigonella Foenum graecum

Trigonella Foenum graecum

by James Sowerby

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July 1, 1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 154 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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Dolichos pruriens

Dolichos pruriens

by James Sowerby

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July 1, 1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 153 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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Glycyrrhiza glabra

Glycyrrhiza glabra

by James Sowerby

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1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 152 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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Geostroya inermis

Geostroya inermis

by James Sowerby

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1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 151 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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Spartium scoparium

Spartium scoparium

by James Sowerby

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June 1, 1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 150 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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Astragalus Tragacantha

Astragalus Tragacantha

by James Sowerby

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June 1, 1808
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Original hand-colored copper-plate engraving, this being plate 149 from William Woodville's Medical Botany. No names or other markings. Full title: "Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh...." Light image… Read more about this item
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