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LE SECRET MEDICAL

By: Brouardel, Dr. P.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Paris, Librarie J. -B. Bailliere Et Fils: 1887

Order Number: 15532

Condition: Good+


Wear to extremities. Spine cocked. Hinges started and tape repaired. Binding not tight. Occasional underlining and foxing. Crayon markings to half-title page. ; In French. Regarding issues of medical privacy (In 1887! ) in terms of historical dealings, marriage, life insurance, minors, and the adjudication of justice, or the lack of same. From the book: The issue of secrecy by the doctor has in recent years the privilege to generate numerous debates; and yet doctors and ... View more info

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MID-CENTURY The Social Implications of Scientific Progress

By: Burchard, John Ely

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Technology Press of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 1950

Order Number: 19112

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Former owner's name on front free endpaper; "Verbatim account of the discussions held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the occasion of its Mid-Century Convocation, March 31, April 1 and April 2, 1949; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 547 pages View more info

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LA PROTHESE DENTAIRE INDISPENSABLE

By: Charezieux, Dr. E.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Paris, A. Maloine: 1911

Order Number: 14886

Condition: Very Good


Closed split to spine covering, running about halfway down. Similar split to front pastedown. Ink markings to title page ; illustrated guide to false teeth. in French; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 298 pages View more info

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THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES By Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: N.D.

Edition: Later Printing

Order Number: 17749

Condition: Very Good


Endpapers a bit darkened. Front hinge weakening ; Reprinted from the Sixth London Edition, with all Additions and Corrections ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 365,338 pages View more info

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MARGARET MEAD A Life

By: Howard, Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15690

ISBN: 0671252259

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; Biography of the anthropologist ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 527 pages View more info

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SAND RIVERS

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1981

Order Number: 18468

ISBN: 0670616966

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light wear to extremities and light chipping. Spine slanted ; Numerous wonderful color photographs by Hugo van Lawick. A safari into the deepest forest of Tanzania; 8vo View more info