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1 The British Journal of Dental Science Vol. XXXII, Nos 506, 511, 514, 518, 520, 521
London J. P. Segg & Co. 1889 Paperback, stapled Fair Octavo 
Six issues. Staples are rusted and have stained and eroded surrounding paper. Some light water staining to upper and fore edges and into adjacent margins. Covers all worn, some a little torn at corners and along the spine. All pages attached and unmarked. Many illustrated advertisements. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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2 Adams, Patch (M.D.) & Mylander, Maureen Gesundheit!
Rochester, Vermont Healing Arts Press 1993 089281442X / 9780892814428 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiv, 208 pp. Covers a little edgeworn, creased; curling corners. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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My Life as a Fish, Allen, Paul
3 Allen, Paul My Life as a Fish
Hobart, Tasmania Paul Allen 2007 0646478729 / 9780646478722 First Paperback Very Good Octavo Paul Allenxi, 
xi, 238 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated covers. Yellowing to lower edge of text block. Internally as new. Illustrated with b/w drawings by the author. An impressionistic account of the author's recovery from severe brain injury. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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4 Anderson, Ian Koorie Health in Koorie Hands: An Orientation Manual in Aboriginal Health for Health Care Providers
Melbourne Koorie Health Unit, Health Department Victoria 1988 Paperback Very Good Octavo 
149 pp. A few light stains and shallow creases to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. Chapters on Koorie History, Modern Koorie Society, Health Status of Aboriginal People (separate chapters under this heading on Mortality; Morbidity Issues in Aboriginal Children and Adults; Public Hospital Morbidity Data; Morbidity Due to Infections Diseases; Morbidity Due to Diseases Associated with Modern Lifestyles; and Issues in Mental Health), Aboriginal Health Service Delivery. Includes charts, diagrams, references and bibliography, line map and b/w photos, including interesting historical photos. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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5 Biddle, Wayne A Field Guide to Germs
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1995 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xix, 196 pp. Corners of covers slightly bent, laminate just lifting from one corner. Light edgewear, Page edges lightly sunned. Spine uncreased. Interior clean and tightly bound. Black-and-white illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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6 Blair, Vilray Papin, and Robert Henry Ivy Essentials of Oral Surgery
St Louis The C.V. Mosby Co. 1936 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
606 pp. Light general and edgewear to green boards.Upper edge of text block a little discoloured; scuffing to lower edge. A few stains and some foxing to eps. Very occasional lightly pencilled underlining in the text. Illustrated with b/w diagrams, drawings and photos. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail, Bown, Stephen R.
7 Bown, Stephen R. Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail
Camberwell Vic Viking/Penguin Australia 2003 0670041203 / 9780670041206 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 12mo 
284 pp. A little creasing to upper edge of dustjacket. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. All else as new. "This is both a history and a detective story; it is about class, wilful ignorance and ludicrous decision-making, and about how a cure for scurvy was found, ignored, lost, and finally implemented to the great benefit of all seafaring nations." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Schizophrenia: A Scientific Delusion?, Boyle, Mary
8 Boyle, Mary Schizophrenia: A Scientific Delusion?
London Routledge 1993 0415097002 / 9780415097000 First Paperback Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
248 pp. Corners a little curled. Small dent to upper edge of text block near spine. Internally as new. List of figures and tables; Bibliography; Name index; Subject index. "This well-written and very clear book raises many very important questions for those who wish to abandon much of the nonsense of psychiatric theory but nonetheless wish to study abnormal behaviour in a scientific manner." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 British Homoeopathic Society British Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia. Third Edition
London E. Gould & Son 1882 Third Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
xix, 456 pp. General and edgewear to brown stamped boards. Corners and extremities of backstrip are worn through, with a little loss to lower edge of backstrip. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt seal ("Similia Similibus") to front cover are bright, but a little rubbed. Considerable foxing to edges of text block; occasional foxing internally; otherwise unmarked. Corner creases to less than 20 pages. In two or three places string is showing between signatures, but binding and hinges are quite solid. 
Price: 145.00 AUD
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10 Browning, G. G. Updated ENT
London Butterworths 1987 0407005900 / 9780407005907 Second Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo 
viii, 184 pp. Very light edgewear and some sunning to wrappers. Internally as new. Illustrated with b/w drawings, diagrams. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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11 Classen, M., J. Geenen and K. Kawai Nonsurgical Biliary Drainage
New York Heidelberg Springer-Verlag 1984 0387117865 / 9780387117867 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo 
xi, 126 pp. Very light edgewear to blue cloth boards. Light dust-foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally as new. With 49 b/w figures. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Botanic Guide to Health, and the Natural Pathology of Disease, Coffin, A. I.
12 Coffin, A. I. Botanic Guide to Health, and the Natural Pathology of Disease
Manchester The British Medico-Botanic Press 1850 Nineteenth Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
375 pp. General and edgewear to treated cloth boards; corners worn through. Foxing and discolouration to edges of text block. Occasional foxing and stains to otherwise unmarked pages. A few small tears. Binding is solid. General index; index of remedial agents (plants by common names, and medical compounds), index by various forms of diseases. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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13 Colyer, J.F., and Evelyn Sprawson Dental Surgery and Pathology
London, New York, Toronto Longmans, Green and Co 1938 Seventh Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
xv, 1067 pp. Light general and edgewear to green cloth boards. A few flecks of white paint to backstrip and upper board. A few stains and some tape residue to eps. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Black-and-white plates and illustrations. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Curability of Tumours by Medicines, Compton-Burnett, J.
14 Compton-Burnett, J. Curability of Tumours by Medicines
Calcutta M. Bhattacharyya & Co 1967 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
384 pp. Maroon cloth boards a little sunned along the spine, but clean and bright. Internally unmarked, solidly bound. A few pages roughly cut at the fore-edge; small tears to the rear endpapers. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Cunningham Dax Collection: Selected Works of Psychiatric Art, Cunningham Dax, Eric
15 Cunningham Dax, Eric The Cunningham Dax Collection: Selected Works of Psychiatric Art
Carlton South Melbourne University Press 1998 0522847684 / 9780522847680 First Paperback Very Good Landscape Quarto Signed by Author
102 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Corners a little curled. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Signed (E. Cunningham Dax) on first page (half-title). "There are some ten well-known galleries of psychiatric art in the world. The Cunningham Dax Collection is one of only three or four in which the works are clinically classified for the purpose of teaching, study, treatment and research, and hence is of major international significance." 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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16 Doerner, Klaus. Translated by Joachim Neugroschel and Jean Steinberg Madmen and the Bourgeoisie: A Social History of Insanity and Psychiatry
New York and Oxford Basil Blackwell Ltd. 1986 0631137157 / 9780631137153 Reprint Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vi, 361 pp. Very light wear to wraps; spine uncreased. Some scuffing to lower edge of text block. Sticker shadow to inside rear cover. Internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 34.00 AUD
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17 Dworkin, Ronald W. Artificial Happiness: The Dark Side of the New Happy Class
New York Carroll & Graf 2007 0786719338 / 9780786719334 Reprint Paperback Very Good Small Octavo 
343 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Shallow dent across fore edge of text block. Spine uncreased; internally unmarked, uncreased and solidly bound. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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18 Exman, Eugene The World of Albert Schweitzer
London Adam & Charles Black 1955 First Hard Cover Good+ Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Anderson, Erica (photog.) 
144 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is price clipped. Dustjacket is chipped and abraded, especially along edges of backpanel and at corners. There are wrinkles and one or two small closed tears along the upper edge. Green cloth boards are square and clean, with only small bumps and a bit of fading at the top of the backpanel. Internally unwrinkled, unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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19 Gabriel, A.C. Anatomy of Teeth and Jaws. A Description of the Macroscopic, Morphological Features of Human Teeth, and Remarks on the Structure of the Bones Supporting Them
Sydney University of Sydney 1965 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
164 pp. Light general and edgewear to black boards. Faint discolouration and a few splotches to edges of text block. Prev. owner's inked name and bookseller sticker to front pastedown. One or two inked notes to text, o/w unmarked and solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w photos. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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20 Hacking, Ian Mad Travellers: Reflections on the Reality of Transient Mental Illnesses
London Free Association Books 1999 1853434558 / 9781853434556 First British Hard Cover Good + Good + Octavo 
x, 239 pp. Dustwrapper is not price clipped but has a little wrinkling along upper edge. Small coffee stain to upper edge of text block, and small stain to lower edge of front endpapers. Internally bright, clean, and solidly bound. Black-and-white maps and illustrations in the text. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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