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The books and pamphlets listed below have been published by the Countway Library over the past three decades. These are scholarly publications mainly in the area of medical history. The majority were issued by the Boston Medical Library.

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2009


Podolsky, S., Bryan, C., eds .,Oliver Wendell Holmes: Physician and Man of Letters, 288 pp., illustrated, clothbound. $35.00 - Available through Countway Library and Science History Publications/USA,http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113


2004

Growing Pathogens in Tissue Cultures Weller, Thomas H., Growing Pathogens in Tissue Cultures, Fifty Years in Academic Tropical Medicine, Pediatrics, and Virology. 292 pp. illus. Clothbound. $35.00 - Available through Countway Library and Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

Surgery of the Soul Murray, Joseph E., Surgery of the Soul, Reflections on a Curious Career, 255 pp. illus. Paperback. $19.95 - Available through Countway Library and Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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2003

Suppressing Diseases Dolman, Claude E., Wolfe, Richard J., Suppressing the Diseases of Animals and Man, 691 pp. illus. Clothbound. $45.00 - Available through Countway Library and Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242

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2001

Surgery of the SoulMurray, Joseph E., Surgery of the Soul, Reflections on a Curious Career, 255 pp. illus. Clothbound. $35.00 - Available through Countway Library and Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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2000

Science and SocietyWolfe, Elin, Barger, A. Clifford and Benison, Saul. Walter B. Cannon, Science and Society, 644 pp. illus. Clothbound $30.00 - Available through Countway Library and Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242

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1997

The Emmanuel Movement (Boston, 1904-1929), the Origins of Group Treatment and the Assault on Lay Psychotherapy

Gifford, Sanford. The Emmanuel Movement (Boston, 1904-1929), the Origins of Group Treatment and the Assault on Lay Psychotherapy. 155 pp. illus. Clothbound $19.95 - Available through Countway Library and Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242


Rheumatic Fever and Streptococcal Infection: Unraveling the Mystery of a Dread Disease

Massell, Benedict. Rheumatic Fever and Streptococcal Infection: Unraveling the Mystery of a Dread Disease. 394 pp. Clothbound $26.00 - Available through Countway Library and Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242


Intrinsic Factors: William Bosworth Castle and the Advancement of Hematology and Clinical Investigation at Boston City Hospital

Karnad, Anand B. Intrinsic Factors: William Bosworth Castle and the Advancement of Hematology and Clinical Investigation at Boston City Hospital. 259 pp. illus. Clothbound $24.95 - Available through Countway Library and Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242



Pioneering Hematology


Moloney, William C. Pioneering Hematology 196 pp. Clothbound. Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1995

McDermott, William V. Surgery of New England Deaconess Hospital 1896-1985, and its Roots in the Harvard Surgical Service at the Boston City Hospital 204 pp. illus. Clothbound $19.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1994

I Awaken to Glory: Essays Celebrating the Sesquicentennial of the Discovery of Anesthesia

Wolfe, Richard J., and Menczer, Leonard F. I Awaken to Glory: Essays Celebrating the Sesquicentennial of the Discovery of Anesthesia by Horace Wells, December 11, 1844-December 11, 1994, (Published in association with The Historical Museum of Medicine and Dentistry, Hartford.) 442 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w $28.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113


Order Out of Chaos: John Shaw Billings and America's Coming of Age

Chapman, Carleton. Order Out of Chaos: John Shaw Billings and America's Coming of Age. 420 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $28.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1993

Robert C. Hinckley and the Recreation of the First Operation Under Ether

Wolfe, Richard J. Robert C. Hinckley and the Recreation of the First Operation Under Ether. 182 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $30.00 retail, available at Countway Library with a 30% discount. - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1992

Jarcho, Saul. Tractus Simplex de Cortice Peruviano: a Plain Treatise on the Peruvian Bark (The "Stanitz" Manuscript); a Late Seventeenth or Early Eighteenth Century Anonymous Manuscript Account of the Jesuit's Bark in the Original Latin Text, with a Translation, Introduction, and Notes. Approximately 140 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $19.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113


Clinical Society of London. Report of a Committee to Investigate the Subject of Myxodema. Facsimile Edition of the Original Report of 1888, with an Introduction by Clark T. Sawin. Approximately 250 pp. illus. Clothbound. $19.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1991

Paul, Oglesby. The Caring Physician: The Life of Dr. Francis Weld Peabody. 220 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w, $25.95 - Available through Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242

The Knife That Saves: Memoirs of a Lahey Clinic SurgeonAdams, Herbert Dan. The Knife That Saves: Memoirs of a Lahey Clinic Surgeon. 369 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $28.95

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1990

Churchill, Edward D. Wanderjahr. The Education of a Surgeon. An Account of His Moeley Travelling Fellowship, 1926-1927. Edited and Annotated by J. Gordon Scannell. 213 pp. illus. Clothbound. $18.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, P.O. http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113


First a Dream: The History of Boston's Jewish Hospitals, 1896 to 1928Linenthal, Arthur J. First a Dream: The History of Boston's Jewish Hospitals, 1896 to 1928. 727 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. - OUT OF PRINT $33.00

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1989

Clinical Consultation and Letters of Ippolito Francesco Albertini, Francesco Torti, and Other Physicians, University of Bologna MS 2089-1

Clinical Consultation and Letters of Ippolito Francesco Albertini, Francesco Torti, and Other Physicians, University of Bologna MS 2089-1; Translated and Annotated with an Introductory Analysis by Saul Jarcho. 356 pp. illus. Clothbound. $24.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1988

Yankee Surgeon; The Life and Times of Usher Parsons, 1788-1868Goldowsky, Seebert J. Yankee Surgeon; The Life and Times of Usher Parsons, 1788-1868. 450 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $24.50 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

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1986

The Changing Humors of Portsmouth; the Medical Biography of an American Town, 1623-1983Estes, J. Worth & Goodman, David M. The Changing Humors of Portsmouth; the Medical Biography of an American Town, 1623-1983. 363 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $22.95 - Available through Science History Publications/USA, P.O. http://www.shpusa.com, (508) 888-9113

Take Heart; The Life and Prescription for Living of Paul Dudley WhitePaul, Oglesby. Take Heart; The Life and Prescription for Living of Paul Dudley White. 366 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $22.50 - Available through Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242

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1985

On Grafting in Animals (Degli Innesti Animali)

Baronio, Giuseppe. On Grafting in Animals (Degli Innesti Animali). Translated by Joan Bond Sax. With an Historical Introduction by Robert M. Goldwyn, M.D. 87 pp. illus. 1/2 morocco and decorated boards. 300 copies only, printed by the Bird & Bull Press, on French mould-made paper. $100.00

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1984

Zab (Brevet Major Zabdiel) Boylston Adams 1829-1902

Peabody, Charles Newton. Zab (Brevet Major Zabdiel) Boylston Adams 1829-1902. Physician of Boston and Framingham. 255 pp. illus. Clothbound d/w. $17.5


Stanley Cobb: A Builder of the Modern NeurosciencesWhite, Benjamin V. Stanley Cobb: A Builder of the Modern Neurosciences. 445 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w $29.50



The Clinical Consultations

Morgagni, Giambattista. The Clinical Consultations. The Edition of Enrico Benassi (1935) Translated and Revised by Saul Jarcho with New Preface and Supplement. 450 pp. $25.00

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1982

The Harvard Medical Unit at Boston City Hospital; History of the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory and the Harvard Medical Services from Their Founding until 1974Finland, Maxwell. The Harvard Medical Unit at Boston City Hospital; History of the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory and the Harvard Medical Services from Their Founding until 1974. 2 vols. in 3. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $100.00 - OUT OF PRINT

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1979

Jacob Bigelow's American Medical Botany. An Examination of the Origin, Printing, Binding and Distribution of America's First Color Plate BookWolfe, Richard J. Jacob Bigelow's American Medical Botany. An Examination of the Origin, Printing, Binding and Distribution of America's First Color Plate Book. With Special Emphasis on the Manner of Making and Printing Its Color Plates. 121 pp. illus. 1/2 morocco and decorated boards.
$85.00 - OUT OF PRINT

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1978

Poems: Partly Medical

Miller, Benjamin Frank Poems: Partly Medical With an Introduction by Mark D. Altschule. (Countway Library Associates Historical Publication No. 4) 85 pp. Clothbound -- $9.95



Every Child a Wanted Child

Williams, Doone and Greer. Every Child a Wanted Child. Clarence James Gamble, M.D., and His Work in the Birth Control Movement. (Countway Library Associates Historical Publication No. 5.) 445 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w. $25.00 - Available through Harvard University Press, 79 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, 800-448-2242

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1975

What Medicine Is About. Using Its Past to Improve Its FutureAltschule, Mark D. What Medicine Is About. Using Its Past to Improve Its Future. (Countway Library Associates Historical Publication No. 3) 100 pp. Clothbound -- $7.95


The Centennial History of the Boston Medical Library 1875-1975

Garland, Joseph E. The Centennial History of the Boston Medical Library 1875-1975. 223 pp. illus. Clothbound -- $9.95

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1974

An Eagle-Feather: The Short Life of Albert Moser, M.D

Davenport, Horace. An Eagle-Feather: The Short Life of Albert Moser, M.D. A Footnote to the Life of Walter B. Cannon (Countway Library Associates Historical Publication No.2) 41 pp. illus. Wrappers -- $2.50



Hawes, Lloyd E. Benjamin Waterhouse, M.D., First Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physics at Harvard and Introducer of Cowpox Vaccination into America. Including a Concordance of Dr. Waterhouse's Hortus Siccus by J. Worth Estes (Boston Medical Library Studies 1) 55 pp. illus. Wrappers -- $3.50

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1972

Early Years of the McLean Hospital Little, Nina Fletcher. Early Years of the McLean Hospital (Countway Library Associates Historical Publications No.1) 176 pp. illus. Clothbound, d/w -- $9.95

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