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67 2447 Medicine  Boerhaave H 67 2447 Medicine Boerhaave H
67/2447 [Medicine]. Boerhaave, H. Kortbondige spreuken wegen de ziektens, te kennen en te geneezen. Dutch transl. by C. Love Jakobszn. Amst., J. Gysius, 1741, (38),330,(154 blank)p., engr. frontisp., contemp. hvellum.

- Later owner's entry, stamp and dedication on first free endpaper; foxed/ yellowed. Spine rubbed; extremities of covers worn.

= The blank pages w. extensive and interesting manuscript annots. on diverse illnesses, i.a. "In de pokke der Kinderen", "In de ziektens der Kraamvrouwen", "In de ziektes der Zwangeren", "In der ziektens der Maagden" and about "Scheurbuijk", "Dolligheijt" and "Geswellen". Rijksmuseum voor de Geschiedenis van Natuurwetenschappen B20; Hirsch-H I, p.508; Lindeboom 180: "Love was a medical student yet, when he undertook this translation, some mistakes he made indicate that the students did not always understand the latin teaching entirely. For example he renders the word vomica, which means ulcer (in the lung), as vomiting!".

€ (250-350) 250
67/2448 [Medicine]. Boerhaave, H. Praelectiones Academicae de Morbis Nervorum. Ed. J. van Eems. Frankf./ Leipsic, Sumptibus Societatis, 1762, 2 vols., (24),283; (1),284-702,(37 index)p., contemp. unif. calf w. gilt spine w. mor. letterpiece.

- Vol.1 lacking part of title-p.; occas. trifle foxed. Both vols. spine-ends sl. splitting.

= Lindeboom 421; BMN p.248; Hirsch I, p.508.

Marherr, P.A. Praelectiones in Hermanni Boerhaave institutiones medicas cum praefatione Cranzii. Ibid., Rudolphus Graeffer, 1772, 3 vols., (10),548,(1); (4),636; (4),730,176,(4)p., contemp. unif. calf w. gilt spine w. mor. letterpiece.

- Occas. foxed; all vols. lacking upper part first free endpaper; endpapers occas. browned. Upper joint vol.1 splitting; spine-ends occas. sl. worn.

= Hirsch IV, p.135.

€ (70-90)
67 2449 Medicine  Boivin  M A V  67 2449 Medicine Boivin M A V
67/2449 [Medicine]. Boivin, (M.A.V.). Mémorial de l'Art des Accouchemens, ou principes fondés sur la pratique de l'hospice de la maternité de Paris et sur celle des plus célèbres praticiens nationaux et étrangers (...). Paris, Méquignon, 1824, 3rd ed., (6),XXXII,450,(1)p., etched and aquatint frontisp. portrait, 137 (of 140) woodcut plates w. letterpress text (4x fold. engr. w. accomp. text leaf), 4 fold. letterpress tables, contemp. gilt calf w. red mor. letterpiece.

- Lacks 3 (prob. fold. engr.) plates; portrait scratched and w. inkstain; occas. foxed; a few (old) annots. and owner's entries. Backstrip loosening at spine-ends and w. sm. hole; covers rubbed and scratched.

= Witkowski p.59f; cf. Garrison/ Morton 6165 (ed. Paris, 1812).

Witkowski, G.-J. Accoucheurs et sages-femmes célèbres. Esquisses biographiques. Ibid., G. Steinheil, n.d. (±1880), VI,390p., woodengr. portraits and ills., contemp. hmor., orig. wr. pres., t.e.g.

- Sl. foxed. Spine sl. rubbed; scratch on backcover.

€ (100-150)
67 2450 Medicine  Bricheteau I 67 2450 Medicine Bricheteau I
67/2450 [Medicine]. Bricheteau, I. Précis analytique du croup, de l'angine couenneuse et du traitement qui convient a ces deux maladies, précédé du rapport sur les mémoires envoyés au concours sur le croup. Paris, Béchet, 1826, 2nd ed., (4),VI,424p., contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Trifle foxed; first free lvs. w. some offsetting.

= The frontispiece shows a "machine fumigatoire imaginée par Jurine, pour diriger des fumigations émolientes dans la voie aérienne des enfants atteints du croup". This was Bricheteau's main work. Hirsch-H. I, p.571.

ADDED 1 other: J.A. BRILLAT-SAVARIN, Physiologie du Gout ou méditations de Gastronomie trancendante; ouvrage théorique, historique et l'ordre du jour (Bruxelles, 1835, 2nd ed., 2 vols., orig. unif. limp boards, 12mo).

- Partly foxed; a few lvs. loosening. Frontcover of vol 1. loose; backstrip of vol. 2. dam.

= Cf. Bitting p.60; Cf. Vicaire p.116f.

€ (60-80)
67 2451 Medicine  Broussais F J V 67 2451 Medicine Broussais F J V
67/2451 [Medicine]. Broussais, F.J.V. Histoire des Phlegmasies ou Inflammations Chroniques, fondée sur de Nouvelles Observations de Clinique et d'Anatomie Pathologique. Paris, Méquignon-Marvis Père et Fils, 1838, 5th ed., 3 vols., XCIX,318; (4),649; (4),491p., contemp. unif. giltlettered cl.

- Sl. foxed. Backstrips rubbed. = Cf. Bibl. Walleriana 1497.

€ (60-80) 60
67 2452 Medicine  Chelsius M J 67 2452 Medicine Chelsius M J
67/2452 [Medicine]. Chelsius, M.J. Leerboek der Heelkunde. Dutch transl. G.J. Pool. Amsterdam, C.G. Sulpke, 1834-1836, 1st ed., 5 parts (of 7) in 8 vols., 1 fold. woodengr. plate, 1 fold. table, orig. unif. gilt hmor.

- Lacks vol. 2 and 8; all vols. sl. stained; some vols. w. library-stamp on title-p.; dedication plate on upper pastedown of vol. 1; occas. illegible contemp. manuscript annots. in pencil in blank margins of vol. 1. Bindings trifle worn.

= Including two volumes on opthalmology. Cf. Source Book of Opthalmology 410 and 411.

€ (100-150)
67 2453 Medicine  Deventer H van 67 2453 Medicine Deventer H van
67/2453 [Medicine]. Deventer, H. van. Manuale operatien, zijnde een nieuw ligt voor Vroed-Meesters en Vroed-Vrouwen, haar getrouwelyk ontdekkende al wat nodig is om Barende Vrouwen te helpen verlossen (...). Vermeerdert met de, uit 't Fransch vertaalde Aanmerkingen, die den Heer Jacques Jean Bruier d'Ablaincourt (...) over de gewigtigste stukken, in dit Boek vervat, heeft uitgegeven. Amst., J. Morterre, 1765, 4th enl. ed., (32),555,(13)p., engr. frontisp. portrait, 36 (fold.) plates, later gilt hmor., 4to.

- Bookblock loose; several lvs. at the beginning (incl. title-p. and portrait) w. a child's ballpoint scribbling; portrait and several plates loose(ning). Spine sunned.

= BMN I, p.337; Garrison/Morton 6253 (ed. 1701); Waller 2419 (ed. 1781).

Dugès, A. Handboek der verloskunde. Brussels, B. van Kempen, 1827, (2),VII,(1),458p., 43 lithogr. ills. on plates, contemp. boards.

- Illustrations partly sl. waterst.; spine-ends and corners sl. worn. = BMN I, p.339.

(Simons, G.). D.O.M. Den Troost der Armen, behelsende lichte ende souvereyne Remedien tegen verscheide Siekten, Wonden, Geswellen, ende andere qualen des Lichaams van den Mensch. Middelb., Wed. M. Merkse, 1734, 10th ed., 60,(4)p., contemp. wr., 12mo.

- Partly (vaguely) waterst.; yellowed and fingersoiled. Wrappers dam. and worn.

= BMN I, p.277 (various editions).

AND a facsimile reprint of the 3rd ed. (1746) of the first work ('t Goy-Houten, 2001, facs. vol. and text vol., ills., orig. unif. boards, cl. slipcase).

€ (100-150) 100
67 2454 Medicine  Esser J F S 67 2454 Medicine Esser J F S
67/2454 [Medicine]. Esser, J.F.S. Biological- or Artery Flaps of the Face. Monaco, The editor (the author) of the Institut Esser de Chirurgie structive, n.d. (±1935), (4),176,(1)p., over 400 (all but a few) photogr. ills. on (fold.) plates, contemp./ orig. giltlettered calf, folio.

- One leaf with list of the Comité d'Honneur loosely inserted, sl. frayed. Binding chafed and leather (sl.) dry.

= Very rare work showing the methods of plastical surgery, pioneered by J.F.S. Esser (1877-1946) with a list of his publications. "The edition will be sold for the profit of the institute [Esser in Monaco]". With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on title-page. Esser was a Dutch plastic surgeon who pioneered innovative methods of reconstructive surgery of wounded soldiers during World War I on the eastern front and was considered the founding father of the speciality in the Netherlands. He is also thought to have coined the term 'stent'. Besides a surgeon he was an avid chess player and art collector. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVIII.

€ (250-350) 250
67 2455 Medicine  Esser J F S 67 2455 Medicine Esser J F S
67/2455 [Medicine]. Esser, J.F.S. Colgajos biológicos de la cara. Spanish transl. L. Cardenal. Monaco, Institut Esser de Chirurgie Structive, 1936, 1st ed., 241,(7)p., photogr. frontisp. portrait of the author, 55 plates w. num. portraits, 24 (full-p) ills., orig. giltlettered blindstamped calf, sm. folio.

- Sl. foxed/ (water)stained; sm. illegible note mounted on first free endpaper. Backstrip trifle rubbed.

= Rare work showing the methods of plastical surgery, pioneered by J.F.S. Esser (1877-1946). Esser was a Dutch plastic surgeon who pioneered innovative methods of reconstructive surgery of wounded soldiers during World War I on the eastern front and was considered the founding father of the speciality in the Netherlands. He is also thought to have coined the term 'stent'. Besides a surgeon he was an avid chess player and art collector.

€ (150-250) 150
67/2456 [Medicine]. Gorter, J. de. Medicina Hippocratia exponens Aphorismos Hippocratis. Amst., J. Ratelband, 1739-1742, 7 parts in 1 vol. w. continuous pagination, (8),906,(52)p., 7 ident. engr. title-portraits, contemp. hroan, 4to.

- Pastedowns loose(ning). Paper over boards lacking; spine worn.

= Large paper copy. BMN I, p.64; Lindeboom p.701.

€ (100-150)
67 2457 Medicine  Green H 67 2457 Medicine Green H
67/2457 [Medicine]. Green, H. A treatise on Diseases of the Air Passages: comprising an Inquiry into the History, Pathology, Causes, and Treatment, of those Affections of the Throat called Bronchitis, Chronic Laryngitis, Clergyman's sore Throat, etc., etc. New York/ London, G.P. Putnam, 1849, 2nd rev. enl. ed., XVI,306p., 6 handcol. lithogr. plates, 1 uncol. fold. plate, orig. blindstamped cl., t.e.g.

- Bookplate mounted on upper pastedown; manuscript dedication on first free endpaper; library stamp on titlepage; 1 plate loose, others loosening; lower hinge weak; sl. stained. Frontcover and backstrip worn off.; spine-ends chipped; corners showing.

= Cf. Bibl. Walleriana 3723; cf. Hirsch-H. II, p.640; Norman Library I, p.341: "Green, the pioneer throat specialist in the United States, was one of the few to remove a laryngeal tumor before the invention of the laryngoscope. His fame rests upon his development of a method for introducing medicaments into the larynx by means of an applicator, a practice formerly thought impossible; his claims regarding this achievement provoked much controversy".

Mackenzie, M. The Use of the Laryngoscope in Disease of the Throat. With an appendix on Rhinoscopy. London, R. Hardwicke, 1865, 1st ed., XIII,156p., 30 lithogr. ills. (2 full-p.), orig. giltlettered cl.

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; library stamp on title-p. "Birmingham medical institute". Rebacked w. use of orig. backstrip. = Hirsch-H. IV, p.1837.

€ (70-90)
67/2458 [Medicine]. Hufeland, C.W. Kunst om het menschelijk leven te verlengen. Transl. by J.W. Heppe. Amst., J. Allart, 1802-1803, 2nd ed., 2 vols., LII,279; VIII,412p., contemp. gilt unif. hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Title-p. w. owner's entry; endpapers and first and last few lvs. sl foxed, contents otherwise fine. Spine-ends trifle rubbed; corners sl. bumped.

= Ferchl p.252; Hirsch III, p.305f; cf. Garrison/ Morton 1602; Bibl. Med. Neerl. I, p.395. Dutch translation of Kunst, das menschliche Leben zu verlängern, first published in 1797 and from the 3rd edition (1805) under the title Makrobiotik. The first Dutch translation appeared in 1799, followed by a second edition in 1802-1803. "Hufeland's "Makrobiotik", one of the most popular books of its time on personal hygiene. It was translated into all European languages. Hufeland was court physician at Weimar." (Garrison/ Morton). Comprising i.a. an early plea against smoking: "Het tabak-rooken bederft de tanden, droogt het lichaam uit, maakt mager en bleek, verzwakt de oogen en het geheugen (...) en kan den geenen, die van teringagtig gestel zijn, bloedhoesten en longtering op den hals haalen" (vol. II, p.273).

€ (50-70) 60
67/2459 [Medicine]. Hufeland, C.W. Kunst om het menschelijk leven te verlengen. (Transl. J.W. Heppe). Leeuw., J. Allart, 1802-1803, 2nd ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., LII,279; VIII,412p., contemp. gilt hcalf w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- Contents fine apart from some foxing on the last 2 lvs. Joints and spine-ends rubbed; corners strengthened w. tape.

= From the library of J.C.C.C. Compagnie. Ferchl p.252; Hirsch III, p.305f; cf. Garrison/ Morton 1602; Bibl. Med. Neerl. I, p.395. Dutch translation of Kunst, das menschliche Leben zu verlängern, first published in 1797 and from the 3rd edition (1805) under the title Makrobiotik. The first Dutch translation appeared in 1799, followed by a second edition in 1802-1803 and a title-edition in 1837 under the title "Makrobiotik". "Hufeland's "Makrobiotik", [was] one of the most popular books of its time on personal hygiene. It was translated into all European languages. Hufeland was court physician at Weimar." (Garrison/ Morton). Comprising i.a. an early plea against smoking: "Het tabak-rooken bederft de tanden, droogt het lichaam uit, maakt mager en bleek, verzwakt de oogen en het geheugen (...) en kan den geenen, die van teringagtig gestel zijn, bloedhoesten en longtering op den hals haalen" (part II, p.272).

€ (50-70)
67/2460 [Medicine]. Lachapelle, (M.-L.). Pratique des Accouchemens, ou mémoires et observations choisies, sur les points les plus importans de l'art. Ed. A. Dugès. Paris, J.B. Ballière, (1821-)1825, 3 vols., VIII,523; XII,508; (4),544p., 3 fold. tables, contemp. unif. gilt black mor. w. "Maison d'Accouchement de Paris (...) M.me Colletier 1849" on frontcover.

- Some foxing. Bindings scratched and sl. rubbed.

= Fassbender p.256f; Bibl. Walleriana 5478; Wellcome III, p.425; Garrison/ Morton 6170: "Mme La Chapelle was a famous midwife and a colleague of Baudeloque. She supervised 5.000 deliveries and her vast experience enabled her to write her book. (...) The above, posthumously edited by her nephew, represents her life work."

€ (200-300) 210
67/2461 [Medicine]. Lachapelle, (M.-L.). Pratique des Accouchemens, ou mémoires, et observations choisies, sur les points les plus importans de l'art. Ed. A. Dugès. Paris, J.B. Baillière, 1821, X,(2),524p., 3 fold. tables, sl. later marbled wr., in custom made hmor. drop back box w. mor. letterpiece.

- Htitle stained/ soiled.

= Warranted by the author. Fassbender p.256f; Bibl. Walleriana 5478; Wellcome III, p.425; Garrison/ Morton 6170. A second and third vol. were posthumously published in 1825.

€ (50-70)
67/2462 [Medicine]. Lehmann's medicinische Handatlanten. Munich, J.F. Lehmann, 1894-1925, 1st-4th ed., 10 parts in 12 vols., num. (col.) lithogr. plates and ills., orig. almost unif. giltlettered embossed cl.

- Occas. sl. foxed/ (water)stained/ browned, but mostly fine. A few spine-ends trifle dam.

= Comprises 5 volumes on otorhinolaryngological subjects, and 6 on other medical subjects: vol. IV. Mundhöhle, Rachen u. Nase (2nd ed.) and Atlas (1st ed.); VII. Ophtalmoskopie (3rd ed.); VIII. Fracturen und Luxationen (4th ed.); XIII. Verbandlehre (1st ed.); XIV. Kehlkopfkrankheiten (1st ed.); XVIII. Äussere Augenerkrankungen (1st ed.); XX. Spec. pathologische Histologie (2 vols., 1st ed.) XXIV. Ohrenheilkunde (1st ed.); XXX. Zahnheilkunde und Mundkrankheiten (4th ed.).

€ (80-100) 100
67 2463 Medicine  Lioult P J 67 2463 Medicine Lioult P J
67/2463 [Medicine]. Lioult, P.J. Des Maladies Vénériennes ou Réflexions sur les nombreux abus qui se sont introduits dans leur Traitement. Paris, Gagnard, 1802, 2nd ed., XVI,159p., contemp. hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Endpapers sl. browned; contents foxed; first free endpaper trifle waterstained. Upper joint splitting; backstrip dam.

= Cf. Bibl. Walleriana 5926

BOUND WITH: Idem. Les Charlatans Dévoilés ou Réflexions sur la liberté considérée dans le Rapport qu'elle a avec l'excercice des professions. Ibid., Boulard, n.d., (4),85p. (trifle foxed). Hunter, J. Traité de la Maladie Vénérienne. French transl. by F. Richelot, ed. by P. Ricord. Paris, J.B. Baillière et Fils, 1859, 3rd rev. ed., VIII,823p., 9 lithogr. fold. plates by E. BEAU, contemp. hcl.

- First part trifle waterstained; plates sl. waterstained, mostly in blank margins; endpapers foxed.

= Cf. Bibl. Walleriana 5002; Hirsch-H. III, p.318f; Wellcome III, p.317.

ADDED: 2 other medical works, 1 French and 1 English language.

€ (70-90)
67/2464 [Medicine]. Morgagni, G.B. The Seats and Causes of Diseases, investigated by Anatomy; containing a great variety of Dissections, and accompanied with Remarks. Ed. W. Cooke. London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1822, 2 vols., XXIV,(8),577; (4),693p., contemp. unif. calf.

- First quires of both vols. and last quire of vol. 2 loose; lower hinge of 2nd vol. weak; occas. trifle foxed. Bindings worn/ dam. and covers loose; sold w.a.f.

= Cf. Osler 1181.

€ (60-80)
67 2465 Medicine  Nuck A 67 2465 Medicine Nuck A
67/2465 [Medicine]. Nuck, A. De ductu salivali novo, saliva, ductibus oculorum aquosis, et humore oculi aqueo. Leyden, P. vander Aa, 1685, 1st ed., (10),175,(16)p., etched/ engr. title-p. by D. SCHOONEBEEK (dated 1686), 3 fold. engr. plates, contemp. blindst. vellum, 12mo.

- Lacks first free endpaper; pastedowns w. sm. tears; upper pastedown w. 3 owner's entries (one crossed out w. pen and ink, one stamped) and one on lower pastedown (stamped); first 4 lvs. w. library blindstamp; hinges weak; browned and sl. foxed; blank margins of a few lvs. sl. dam. Cover dustsoiled; sm. shelf ticket on backstrip.

= "Nuck was particularly interested in the anatomy of the lymphatic system; he devised new techniques for injecting preservative material into even the finest lymphatic vessels. Of special importance to ophthalmology are his investigations of the lacrimal glands and ducts" (Source Book of Ophthalmology p. 244); Bibl. Walleriana 6919; Wellcome IV, p.250; Hirsch-H. IV, p.388f; Garrison/ Morton 1101; Lindeboom p.144.

€ (150-250)
67 2466 Medicine  Plenck J J 67 2466 Medicine Plenck J J
67/2466 [Medicine]. Plenck, J.J. Verhandeling over de venusziekten. Dutch transl. L. Nolst. Dordr., De Leeuw en Krap, 1792, 3rd corr. ed., XXII,(6),232p., modern antique style gilt hcalf w. red mor. letterpiece.

- Foxed/ soiled/ (water)stained. = Cf. Proksch I, p.39; Hirsch/ H. IV, p.590.

€ (100-150) 110