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Joey Green's Amazing Kitchen Cures, Green, Joey
Joey Green's Amazing Kitchen Cures

A Savage Enquiry - Who controls childbirth?, Savage, Wendy
A Savage Enquiry - Who controls childbirth?

Why Therapy Doesn’t Work and what we should do about it, Smail, David
Why Therapy Doesn’t Work and what we should do about it

The True History of the Elephant Man, Howell, Michael ;   Ford, Peter
The True History of the Elephant Man

How and Why We Age, Hayflick (Ph.D.), Leonard
How and Why We Age

Medicines - A Guide for Everybody, Parish, Peter
Medicines - A Guide for Everybody

Historical Sketches of Medicine in the West Midlands, Allan, Dr. R.N. ;   Fitzgerald, Dr. M.G.
Historical Sketches of Medicine in the West Midlands

Window on Russia - A Doctor in the U.S.S.R., Miller, Maurice S.
Window on Russia - A Doctor in the U.S.S.R.

 

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Historical Sketches of Medicine in the West Midlands, Allan, Dr. R.N. ;   Fitzgerald, Dr. M.G.
1 Historical Sketches of Medicine in the West Midlands
Allan, Dr. R.N. ; Fitzgerald, Dr. M.G.. P. Drinkwater for the West Midlands Physicians' Association, Shipston-on-Stour, 1984. first edition, Paperback, 255mm x 194mm , viii prelims, 92+pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Paperback with secured dustwrapper has light wear around edges, else clean and attractive. A rather fine collection of articles and essays relating to the historical tradition of medical practice in the West Midlands. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: Medicine, doctor, Midlands. 9668

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2 Red Surgeon
Borodin, George. Museum Press, London, 1945. first edition, Hardback, 222mm x 143mm maroon cloth boards, black titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , 224+pp. Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book is a wartime production, exterior bumped and grubby but not flimsy, stain on rear left edge. Block edges stained with a little foxing, latter also to opening pages, else clean. Wartime celebration of the work of Red Army surgeon Maxim Pavlovitch Murov. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: Soviet, field, surgery, hospital. 14372

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The Kama Sutra of Vatsyanana, Burton, Sir Richard ;   Arbuthnot, F.F.
3 The Kama Sutra of Vatsyanana
Burton, Sir Richard ; Arbuthnot, F.F.. Book Club Associates, London, 1980. first thus, Hardback, 224mm x 132mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 296pp. Very Good/Good +++. Top corner of front board bumped. Block edges dusty, pages all clean. Dustwrapper has been handled occasionally but still bright with no shelfwear. Book Club edition of Burton's classic translation of the ancient Indian guide to love-making. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: Sutra, love, yoni. 5544

Price: 8.00 GBP
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4 The Fascinating Forties - A Book for the Over-Forties
Cartland, Barbara. Herbert Jenkins, London, 1954. first edition, Hardback, 200m x 127mm light blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , 191pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Exterior bumped with spine faded and a little staining here and there, minimal wear to block edges, differential fading to endpapers, pages othewise clean The celebrated romantic novelist offers tips on healthy and happy living for middle-aged people, and not just society ladies like herself. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: vitamin, diet, lifestyle, health. 14371

Price: 7.50 GBP
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Sixty Years of Medical Defence, Forbes (M.B, CH.B., J.P.), Robert
5 Sixty Years of Medical Defence
Forbes (M.B, CH.B., J.P.), Robert. Medical Defence Union, London, first edition, Book feels quite sturdy. Block a little tanned but pages all clean. No date given but surely 1946 or 1947 publication for book celebrating the first 60 years of the professional body protecting doctors involved in legal cases. plus appendix/appendicies,. 5529

Price: 10.00 GBP
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Joey Green's Amazing Kitchen Cures, Green, Joey
6 Joey Green's Amazing Kitchen Cures
Green, Joey. Rodale, 2002. Hardback, 238mm x 167mm decorated boards, xii prelims, 369pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Book is tight and clean with minimal wear. US publication which offers "1,150 ways to prevent and cure common ailments with brand-name products" by the author of "Magic Brands." Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: blister, sore, wrinkle, pain. 14782

Price: 5.00 GBP
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How and Why We Age, Hayflick (Ph.D.), Leonard
7 How and Why We Age
Hayflick (Ph.D.), Leonard. Ballantyne Books, New York, 1996. first thus, Paperback, 210mm x 142mm , xxxii prelims, 377pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled, edges darkened, spine creased, some highlights and notes to opening chapters. Small sticker on spine. Softcover edition of Dr. Hayflick's excellent guide to the facts - and myth - associated with aging. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: longevity, melatonin, 120, biology. 14399

Price: 4.75 GBP
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The True History of the Elephant Man, Howell, Michael ;   Ford, Peter
8 The True History of the Elephant Man
Howell, Michael ; Ford, Peter. Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, 1983. second thus, Paperback, 210mm x 147mm , 256pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Paperback has been handled but still clean with minimal wear. Revised and illustrated softcover edition of best-selling account of Joseph Merrick, the deformed Victorian who became mythologized on the stage and on screen a century later. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: Merrick,. Elephantitis, freak, Victorian. 14408

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Window on Russia - A Doctor in the U.S.S.R., Miller, Maurice S.
9 Window on Russia - A Doctor in the U.S.S.R.
Miller, Maurice S.. Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1956. first edition, Hardback, 186mm x 124mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 102+pp. plus advertisments, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book is tight and clean, top block edge dusty, no other obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has been handled, with wear and some chipping to edges. An honest and balanced account of a British doctor's experience of work in the Soviet Union in the autumn of 1955, with 8 plate pages of his own photographs. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: USSR. Medicine, Communism. 9666

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Medicines - A Guide for Everybody, Parish, Peter
10 Medicines - A Guide for Everybody
Parish, Peter. Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1984. fifth edition, Paperback, 197mm x 127mm , 636pp. plus index, plus advertisments,Fair/NoWrapper. Paperback has been much read over years - bumped and worn with spine creased, block edges darkened with stain to right edge. Fifth edition of Penguin Reference guide to medications and their use in treatment of medical conditions. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: medicine, pharmacology, drugs, chemist. 11485

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A Savage Enquiry - Who controls childbirth?, Savage, Wendy
11 A Savage Enquiry - Who controls childbirth?
Savage, Wendy. Virago, London, 1986. first edition, Paperback, 197mm x 127mm , xvii prelims, 189+pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled, light wear to edges, spine creased. An English obstretician reflects on her suspension from duty in 1985 and later reinstatement after a high-profile enquiry which raised profound issues concerning maternal responsibilities and rights in childbirth. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: childbirth, consultant, medical, legal. 14436

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Why Therapy Doesn’t Work and what we should do about it, Smail, David
12 Why Therapy Doesn’t Work and what we should do about it
Smail, David. Robinson, London, 2001. first thus, Paperback, 195mm x 128mm , xiii prelims, 458pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been well read, some wear around edges, spine creased, pages clean. Smail's previously published "Illusion and Reality" and "Taking Care" combined in one volume with a new Introduction, offering an effective critique of mainstream therapeutic counselling, with alternative approaches. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: talking, illusion, reality, anxiety. 14434

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In a Harley Street Mirror, Stevenson, R. Scott
13 In a Harley Street Mirror
Stevenson, R. Scott. Christopher Johnson, London, 1951. first edition, Hardback, 223mm x 142mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 278pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good/Good. Inscribed by author. Top of front board is faded. Block edges dusty. Book feels tight and solid. Dustwrapper has some shelfwear with 2cm tear to base of front. A top Harley Street doctor tells some intiguing tales of life as a practicioner to well-heeled and celebrity patients. Catalogue: Medical. Keywords: medical, harley, doctor. 5514

Price: 18.00 GBP
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