Category: Health


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Every Mother's Book

By: Alfred Fennings

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Alfred Fennings: 1935

Seller ID: 14120207-25

Condition: Fair

Cover rather rubbed, marked and worn with splitting at the bottom of the spine fold; pages tanned else internally in good condition. Booklet produced to promote Fennings' Preparations ('They have been famous for over 70 years'). Also included is 'Ante-Natal Care' - duplicated, stapled 10-sheet produced by Allen & Hamburg Ltd Mothercraft Bureau with useful advice such as 'Consult a doctor', pay more attention to your bowels, and at seven months pregnant scrub your nipples with a nail brush, then apply surgical spirit (the leaflet presumably written by a man). View more info

Hannah's Heir: The Quest for the Genetic Origins of Alzheimer's Disease

By: Daniel A Pollen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 916140-73

ISBN: 0195068092

Condition: Near Fine

Very light shelfwear to book, dustwrapper has light wear. View more info

Comedy and Drama of a Doctor's Life

By: Dickie, J L

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Heath Cranton: 1939

Seller ID: 920613-11

Condition: Good

Red cloth with some rubbing & bumping, spine faded with some fraying to extremities; pages tanned with browned & spotted edges, gift inscription on front endpaper, a sound, tight copy. No dustwrapper. View more info

Dental Prosthetics (Outlines of Dental Science)

By: Douglas Logan; W Russell Logan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: E & S Livingstone: 1934

Seller ID: 919126-153

Condition: Good

Red cloth with gilt titles, light rubbing & corner bumping; owner's name on front endpaper, page edges spotted, small piece torn from one page of index (piece still present), else internally a very good, clean, sound, tight copy. No wrapper. View more info

Xavier Bichat and the Medical Theory of the Eighteenth Century

By: E Haigh

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL: 1984

Seller ID: 14022710-163

ISBN: 085484046X

Condition: Good

Cover has a little shelfwear, owner's card stuck on front pastedown, pages lightly tanned, else a very good, sound, tight copy. No dustwrapper. 085484046X View more info

Hypnosis: Its Meaning and Practice

By: Eric Cuddon

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bell: 1955

Seller ID: 920079-83

Condition: Fair

Ex-public library copy in library binding (somewhat rubbed) with usual labels, stamps, etc, else internally a very good, tight copy. Based on material in the possession of the Society for Psychical Research. View more info

Wartime Nurse: One Hundred Years from the Crimea to Korea 1854-1954

By: Eric Taylor

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hale: 2001

Seller ID: 917862-33

ISBN: 0709067771

Condition: Good

Ex-library copy with usual stamps, etc, else book would be very good with minimal other signs of use; dustwrapper has very light signs of use. View more info

Scenes from the Life of St. Thomas's Hospital from 1106 to the present time

By: Frederick G Parsons

Price: £7.50

Publisher: St. Thomas's Hospital: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 16022302-95

Condition: Good

Some shelfwear to cover, pages tanning else internally in very good condition. No dustwrapper. Undated edition, but British Library catalogue tentatively suggests 1938. View more info

How to Treat Accidents and Illnesses: a Handbook for the Home

By: Honnor Morten

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston: 1896

Seller ID: 917319-61

Condition: Poor

Illustrated card covers heavily rubbed with some loss of surface mainly to rear cover; blue cloth spine with gilt with rubbed ends; binding very loose, some pages tanned, a few at end loose. No dustwrapper. Undated, but British Library catalogue has 1896. View more info

Handbook for Parents of Preschool Blind Children

By: Iain Davidson

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ontario Ministry of Education: 1976

Seller ID: 921300-112

Condition: Very Good

Unused, shrinkwrapped copy, loose-leaf & hole-punched for filing. View more info

Science News 8

By: J L Crammer

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1948

Seller ID: 13101701-85

Condition: Fair

Pages tanned and some shelfwear & ageing to cover, a sound, tight, almost good copy, View more info

Personal Fitness

By: J Roswell Gallagher

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Boy Scouts of America: 1968

Seller ID: 914836-102

Condition: Good

Some light cover wear & page edge browning, else a clean, sound, tight copy. View more info

The Baby Machine: Commercialisation of Motherhood: Essays By Ten Internationally Prominent Women

By: Jocelynne A Scutt

Price: £5.00

Publisher: McCulloch Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 16070701(914745)-23

ISBN: 0949646334

Condition: Good

An apparently unread copy, some shelfwear, faded spine; internally clean & tight. View more info

The Herbartian Psychology Applied to Education, Being a Series of Essays applying the Psychology of Johans Friedrich Herbart

By: John Adams

Price: £3.50

Publisher: D C Heath: 0

Seller ID: 9920749-132

Condition: Fair

Green cloth worn and rubbed, particularly the spine (5cm split at bottom of front hinge); pages tanned, else internally a good, sound copy. No wrapper. Undated edition. View more info

Science News 5

By: John Enogat

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1947

Seller ID: 13101620-85

Condition: Fair

Looking its age, tanned and spotted with some shelfwear, but a sound, tight copy. View more info

Jane Austen and Sigmund Freud: an interpretation

By: Julian Wilmot Wynne

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Plume Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15012301-65

ISBN: 0953402304

Condition: Very Good

Dustwrapper has a little shelfwear and flaps are gummed to pastedowns, book is otherwise in very good condition. View more info

Vitamins: A Survey of Present Knowledge. Compiled by a Committee appointed jointly by the Lister Institute and Medical Research Council

By: Privy Council, Medical Research Council

Price: £5.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO): 1932

Seller ID: 919402-111

Condition: Fair

Green cover has some wear, rubbing & marking, pages tanned, page edges browned, textblock is sound & tight. No wrapper. View more info

The Common Use of Tobacco Condemned By Physicians, Experience, Common Sense & the Bible

By: Rev. A Sims

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Rev. A. Sims: 1894

Seller ID: 998306-47

Condition: Fair

Red cover with black title & decoration is a little bumped & rubbed; lengthy ink notes on front endpapers; half of p.71/2 cut out, otherwise a generally clean & bright book internally. 173pp+ads. How tobacco users are more liable to disease, injure their offspring, sin against society, etc. The author also wrote condemning life insurance, among other things. View more info

Immunology : An Information Profile

By: Robin Nicholas; David Nicholas

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Mansell Publidhing: 1985

Seller ID: 921140-41

ISBN: 0720117240

Condition: Very Good

Some light rubbing & bumping to cover, internally a near fine copy. View more info

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A Doctor's Thoughts on St Helena

By: S J Wooltorton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: S J Wooltorton, presumably: 1988

Seller ID: 19071007-57

ISBN: 0951178229

Condition: Good

Some light shelfwear, first page has a very small nick to one edge, very nearly in very good condition. View more info