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The Future of Family Care for Older People

By: Allen Isobel & Elizabeth Perkins (editors)

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 7668


In the original publisher's glossy lettered card covers. Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. (ix) + 254 pp. Illustrated with diagrams and charts etc. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. "This book looks at what is known about the social and economic factors affecting the future supply of family care for older people. Although the review focuses on the aspect of supply, this has to be placed in the context of the future demand for such care. ... View more info

DRUG PROBLEMS - Where to get Help. UPDATED EDITION

By: Anon (BBC)

Price: £1.50

Publisher: London, BBC: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 47112


Ex- Reference Library with Minimal library markings. Overall A Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Royal Military Chronicle or British Officer's Monthly Register and Mentor, Volume V (5) BOUND with ' the Life of Peter the Great, Emperor of Russia ....' & 'The History of the Revolution in Portugal, in the Year 1640; or an Account Of....' This Volume 5 Covering December 1812 - April 1813.

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £600.00

Publisher: London, J. Davis, Essex Street, Strand: 1812/13

Edition: 1st Edition (Plus.... see description)

Seller ID: 112801


In contemporary (1800s) Half-Leather with gilt titling/banding/small decorations and marbled paper boards. Quite an attractive book, but scruffy and with damage/some loss to the leather. The boards (and the leather) are worn and badly scuffed to all 4 corners, with loss to the leather, and the spine edges have split on the top and bottom edges and are cracking all up the sides. Some small loss there and to the head/tail of the spine and to the rear inner edges. There is ... View more info

The Royal Military Chronicle or British Officer's Monthly Register & Mentor, Volume IV (4). BOUND with 'the Life of Charles XII. King of Sweden". Translated from the French. & Now Published with Additions & Corrections.' This Vol 4 Covers May-November 181

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London, J. Davis, Essex Street, Strand: 1812

Edition: 1st Edition (Plus.... see description)

Seller ID: 112873


In contemporary (1800s) Half-Leather and marbled paper boards. Lacking two thirds of the spine leather. NO Title Label. Scruffy and with damage/some loss to the leather. The boards (and the leather) are worn and badly scuffed to all 4 corners, with loss to the leather. However ALL hinges holding tight and the book is holding tight. The page fore-edges are age-toned and have some light staining. The book, as is the other I have listed (Volume 5) , is a slightly odd collat... View more info

Nursing Illustrated (volume 1 Sept 9 1938-March 3 1939)

By: Anon - Nursing

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Press Ltd: 1939

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 001587


Bound volume of the Magazine 'Nursing Illustrated'. MARVELLOUS PERIOD ITEM. RARE. Boards clean, extremities rubbed, corners and head/tail of spine bumped. Some Foxing. Vignette on title page. E/p's browning with age. Advertisements of the era included in book. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Principal contents include; Interpretation of xrays, nursing as a sign of culture, silkworm gut, surgery ancient and modern, murder by poison, etc. Articles are written by ... View more info

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Düsseldorfer Monathefte. V / 5. Band (Volume 5)

By: Arnz & Co

Price: £145.00

Publisher: In Düsseldorf, Arnz & Co: 1852

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 113699


Note: LACKS 5 Plates - see details further on. ALL TEXT in GERMAN. In very dark blue/green cloth-covered boards with blind-stamped decoration and bright gilt titling to the front board only. Spine has come off at some point and has been completely reglued, and corners bumped with scraped tips. Head and tail of spine chipped with a little loss to the cloth. Internally, (apart from light foxing patches all over pages here and there, some pages worse than others, as usual w... View more info

Human Intersex.

By: Ashley, David J. B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, E & S. Livingstone: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 47408


Crisp Crimson boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's lettered dustjacket. Dustjacket is a little grubby and edge chipped but is overall complete and near VG. SIGNED by the Author on the ffep. There is also another signature of a ? Former owner to the foot of the same page. (xi) , (i) + 357pp. A few b/w tables, etc. Overall an Excellent Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE and the Nursing Legacy

By: Baly Monica E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, CROOM HELM: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition Paperback

Seller ID: 49033


Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 1ST Pbk Edition. 8vo. Lacks front free endpaper and rear e/p, o/w Excellent copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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THE BOOK of HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENT; Comprising Information for the Mistress, Housekeeper, Cook, Kitchen-Maid, Butler, Footman, Coachman, Valet, Upper and Under House-Maids... Etc, Etc,... Also, Sanitary, Medical, & Legal Memoranda; ...

By: Beeton Mrs Isabella

Price: £325.00

Publisher: 248, Strand, WC. London, S. O. Beeton,: 1864

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 113875


In what I assume is the Original Publisher’s decorated quarter leather binding over purple (now patchily faded) 'pebble' cloth boards, with gilt titling to the spine - the gilt is very rubbed and some of the gilt lettering rubbed off completely, and (slightly faded) gilt title to the front board. The cloth is rubbed through to the boards on the corners, and the leather is split/splitting to either side of the spine, which seems to have been re-glued at some point in th... View more info

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Who are the Welsh? and Other Essays

By: Bevan John, Rhys

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Western Mail Limited: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113410


A Thick Grey card covered booklet, clean but with discoloured edges, and centrally stapled. 8 1/2" tall. Staples rusted. 45 pages. Foxing (light brown spotting) and light dust to page edges, and light foxing to some of the pages/inner gutters, but Overall a generally clean and tight copy. No Inscriptions or other Marks. Apart from the Title essay 'Who are the Welsh? ', other Essays in the book are Welsh related : - The Romance of the Romance (Welsh Literature) ; Taff... View more info

Catalogue of the Printed Books and Manuscripts (1491-1900) in the Library of St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School.

By: Bird, D. T.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Starling Press Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112230


Red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. No dustjacket. There are light marks to the boards and light foxing (brown) spots to the page fore-edges. There is a blind stamped impression of an unknown seal left on the front paste-down endpaper. There are NO inscriptions or other marks. 424 pp. Introduction consists of: 'The Hospital', 'The Medical School' and 'The Library and the Collection'. The Catalogue consists of: 'Monographs', 'Periodicals' and 'Manuscripts'. ... View more info

Hazardous Waste & Human Health

By: British Medical Association

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7491


Black boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's decorated dustjacket. Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings and protected in the usual clear plastic library jacket. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Lonsdale Library: The Way of a Man with a Horse

By: Brooke Geoffrey Lieut-Col

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co Ltd: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9033


In the original publishers' Tan Buckram cloth covered boards with gilt titling/decoration to the spine and the same decoration to the front cover. A very, very, slight fading to the base colour of the spine but all titling clear and legible. A few tiny spots on the spine - pretty negligible. No Dustjacket. 288pp. Minor light browning on the front free endpaper, with a former owner's name and date (Xmas 1929) in old ink on the same page. Many black and white illustrations... View more info

Mirador My Term as Hitler's Guest

By: Burton, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Regency Press: 1986

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 109803


Tan coloured boards with NO titling to the spine. A little light, fairly negligible, fading to the very top of the book. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. Dustjacket is Not price-clipped. A VERY light stain to the top of the first chapter o/w No Inscriptions or Marks. Map endpapers. 163 pp. Illustrated in b/w. Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. "The first volume of Dr. Burton's Autobiography - A Doctor from the Royal... View more info

Nursery Nursing

By: Cornwell-Menzies Janet

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47135


Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

An Essay on the Organic Diseases and Lesions of the Heart and Great Vessels (Corvisart). Together with 'On Percussion of the Chest' (Avenbrugger)

By: CORVISART, Jean Nicolas & AUENBRUGGER, Leopold

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, USA, The Classics of Medicine Library,: 1984

Edition: First Thus Limited Edition

Seller ID: 108230


A 1984 Facsimile reprint of the 1812/1761 editions. Privately Printed for Members of the Classics of Medicine Library. Bound in a Beautiful Black (? Very Dark Brown ?) Full Leather (top grain cowhide) with an intricate stamped design in gold on the front cover. Four raised bands, with lettering and similar designs in gold on the spine as well. The page edges are gilded in 22 karat gold. All printed on especially made Monadnock Paper. Marbled Endpapers. There is... View more info

History, Heritage and Health Proceedings of the Fourth Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of the History of Medicine

By: Covacevich, J; J Pearn; D Case; I Chapple; G Philips; (editors)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Australian Society of the History of Medicine: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110917


SIGNED by One of the editors on the front free-endpaper and Presented to Joanna Greenlaw - the well known author on horology and the sea/ships, etc. Laminated pictorial boards. No Dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are very slight smudges/scratches to the surface of the boards, otherwise there are No Inscriptions or other Marks. (12) + 438 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs and charts. Index. Contents include; HMS Bounty: Legacy and Legand- Nobbs, R; Compulsory ster... View more info

Clinical Applications of Nursing Diagnosis. Adult Health, Child Health, Women's Health, Mental Health, and Home Health

By: Cox Helen C. Et Al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, F. A. Davis Company: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 47096


Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; 47096; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Mirror-Writing Psyche Miniatures, Medical Series No. II

By: Critchley, MacDonald

Price: £160.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114578


In the Original red cloth spine with a printed paper spine label, cream paper-covered boards and red lettering to the front cover. Some light marks to the covers, the tips of the corners are rubbed, and the red lettered paper label is browned and rubbed. Otherwise all hinges tight. Some foxing (light brown spotting) to the page fore-edges, and inside the endpapers are lightly browned with some light yellow foxing to the prelims and the title page, o/w NO Inscriptions or ... View more info

Wreath on the Crown. The Story of Sarah Jacob the Welsh Fasting Girl.

By: CULE JOHN

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Llandysul, Wales UK, Gomerian Press: 1967

Edition: First Paperback Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113188


In the Bright and attractive purple/orange-red/white card covers which are near fine. Original Price-label on the rear cover. NO Inscriptions or Marks. 143pp with b/w plan. A medical mystery (or medical trickery? ) of 19th century Wales, with a new suggested scientific explanation. An Excellent copy VERY Clean, Bright & Tight Near FINE copy - looks Unused/Unread. GIFT Quality. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info