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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

Personal Experiences of Two Nursing Sisters Involved in Medical Mission to Mizoram The Story of Two Nursing Sisters in a Third World Christian Hospital

By: Bounds May & Gladys M. Evans

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Chester, Published By the Authors (Handbridge Printing Services): 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111069


In the original decorated card covers. Covers are complete and clean but have a little light edgewear, creasing and a few closed (repaired) but small splits. No dustjacket - presume as issued. No Inscriptions or Marks. (xii) + 98 pp. Illustrated in b/w with printed photos and a Sketch Map. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near VG copy. Covers May Bounds upbringing in Chester, Nursing Training. Life in Wales (Ruthin) , her 'spiritual experience' and life in India po... 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