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[HOWARD, Dr. G.S.]
Report of the Trial of the Libel Suit of Dr. G.S. Howard, of Carleton Place, Ont., against the "Montreal Star". Reprint from the "Star", 1898.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: [Montreal. The Montreal Star., 1898]. 21.5cm, 136p. illustrated title repeated on the front wrapper, many text drawn illustrations, tape stained upper cover laid down on plain stiff wraps, spine cap wanting, printed on very fragile paper, a very good copy, rare The Montreal Star claimed that the Carleton Place Doctor, who attempted to establish a new and somewhat bizarre religion/occultism, had defrauded at least one southern U.S. family of $5,000. This resulted in one of the most interesting libel suits of the 19th century which was held before Sir William Meredith in Perth, Ontario.
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[LOWER Canada. Cholera Epidemic]
Exercice de Piete pour s'entretenir avec Dieu dans le Temps du Colera-Morbus suivi des Litanies de Notre Dame des Victoiries et de Saint-Roch.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. A la Librairie de E.R. Fabre, & Cie. Juin 1832., 24mo, 13cm, 16p., in the original plain boards, fine (n12) A book of prayers in response to a cholera epidemic outbreak in Lower Canada in 1832 which was brought by immigrants from Britain. At the time it was not understood how the disease spread nor how to treat it. Six thousand people were believed to have died.
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[MCCREARY, John F.]
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. Privately Printed. (1979)., 4to. 27.3cm, 12p. on single-sided leaves brown extra stock, frontis portrait, full brown fine grain linen, gilt facsimile signature on the upper cover, fine (mdds). - Tributes collected to prominent Canadian physician, John Ferguson McCreary. Born in 1910 in Eganville in the Ottawa Valley, the doctor specialized in pediatrics eventually becoming Dean of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. The John F. McCreary Health Sciences Centre was named after him in 1979.
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The History of Pharmacy in Manitoba, 1878-1953. Compiled by the Historical Committee, Manitoba Pharmaceutical Ass. .
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Winnipeg. 1954., 23cm, 190p. illustrations, biographical sketches of people and places, lists, blue cloth, a very good to fine copy (s14)
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[MCKENZIE, R. Tait] by Andrew J. Kozar
R. Tait McKenzie. The Sculptor of Athletes. With a Foreword by Francis S. G rubar.
Knoxville. The University of Tennessee Press. 1975., 25.5cm, xxii,118p. with frontis, 22 plates, 2 text illustrations, a Catalog ue of Illustrations containing c120 illustrations, chronology, exhibitions, index, beige cloth, gilt titles, a fine copy (as new) in fine jacket (mdds ).
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Physicians' Panel on Canadian Medical History. An informal round-table discussion on the highlights of Canadian Medical History held in Lac Beauport, October 7, 1966.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. Schering Corporation. 1967., sq8vo. 23cm, n.p.p. illustrated with photographs and line drawings, blue cloth over boards, very good (mdds) Participates inc. Lloyd G. Stevenson, H.E. MacDermont, A.L. Murphy, etc.
$12.50 Book Number: 21336 Order / Enquire
Dictionnaire Portatif de Sante, Dans lequel tout le monde peut prendre une connoissance suffisante de toutes les Maladies . Par M.****, ancien M?decin des Arm?es du Roi, & M. de B***, M?decin des H"pitaux. Cinquieme Edition, revue & corrigee.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Paris. Chez Joseph Barbou. 1777., 12mo. 17cm in 2 volumes, xxiv,592 & 580pp., index, in contemporary full calf, raised real bands, gilt decorations and borders in the panels, double crushed morocco labels, gilt titles, marbled endpapers, marbling on the edges faded, a few leaves lightly stained near the fore edge, some wear but sound, a very good to fine set (ds17). - Maggs C91-6848. A health manual alphabetically arranged, with prescribed remedies, and cross references. Vandermonde (1727-62) was professor of surgery at the Medical Faculty at Paris, and was appointed Royal Censor in 1757.
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W.W. Francis. Tributes From His Friends on the Occasion of the Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the Osler Society of McGill University. [Edited by L.G. Ste venson, H.E. MacDermot & E.H. Bensley].
Montreal. Published by the Society. 1956., 8vo. 23cm, xv,123p. limited to 500 numbered copies, this being #252, fronti s portrait, 3 plates, index, original red cloth with gilt borders and title s, very good to fine copy (mdds).
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