The Library of the late Hugh Selbourne, M.D., Part Two

8 Mar 2016, starting at 10:00 GMT .

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NAVAL AND MILITARY PRINGLE (JOHN) Observations on the Diseases of the Army, in Camp and Garrison, FIRST EDITION, 1752; and others (5)

NIGHTINGALE (FLORENCE) Notes on Hospitals, 1859; and 10 others

NIGHTINGALE (FLORENCE) A Contribution to the Sanitary History of the British Army during the Late War with Russia, John W. Parker, 1859

OPIUM JONES (JOHN) The Mysteries of Opium Reveal'd, Richard Smith, 1701; and another (2)

PAMPHLETS - MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC BARRY (REDMOND) Address on the Opening of the School of Mines, at Ballarat, Victoria, Melbourne, 1870; and numerous other pamphlets, off-prints, manuscript copies of letters, etc. bound in 2 vol.

PERCIVAL (THOMAS) Medical Ethics; or, a Code of Institutes and Precepts, Adapted to the Professional Conduct of Physicians and Surgeons, first trade edition, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, 1803; and 4 others (5)

POMET (PIERRE) A Compleat History of Drugs, 1747; and 4 others, seventeenth century medicine including Young on Opium (5)

PORTA (GIOVANNI BATTISTA DELLA) Della Fisionomia dell huomo, Venice, Christoforo Tomasini, 1644; and another (2)

PURCELL (JOHN) A Treatise of the Cholick, 1715; and other eighteenth century medicine (19)

SAVIGNY (JOHN) A Treatise on the Use and Management of a Razor, 1781; and others, mostly medical pamphets, booklets (small quantity)

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