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The Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, one of the largest medical libraries in the world, serves the Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston Medical Library and the Massachusetts Medical Society. The Countway Library holds more than 630,000 volumes, subscribes to 3,500 current journal titles and houses over 10,000 non-current biomedical journal titles. The library also houses one of the world's leading medical history collections, ...



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Topic: Alchemy
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Topics: Aura, Parapsychology
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by Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912
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On spine and cover: Dreams and ghosts
Topics: Ghosts, Dreams, Parapsychology, Hallucinations, Dreams
Topics: Betts, Benjamin W., 1832-, Mathematics, Consciousness
At head of title: "The only authorized and complete English edition."
Topics: Hydrotherapy, Hydrotherapy
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by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
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by Ellwood, G. M. (George Montague), 1875-1955; Yerbury, Francis Rowland, 1885-1970
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"First edition, spring, 1918; reprinted May, 1919"--Verso t.p
Topics: Human figure in art, Anatomy, Artistic, Photography of the nude, Anatomy, Artistic
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by Rank, Otto, 1884-1939; Robbins, F.; Jelliffe, Smith Ely, 1866-1945
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Heroes, Mythology, Mythology
Errata on p. [1] of last group
Topics: Nitrous oxide, Nitrous Oxide
Bibliography: p. [283]-287
Topics: Occultism, Magic, Occultism, Spiritualism
Includes index
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy
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by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; Brill, A. A. (Abraham Arden), 1874-1948
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"Literary index": p. 494-499
Topics: Dreams, Psychoanalysis, Dreams, Psychoanalysis
Includes index
Topics: Electrohomeopathy, Homeopathy, Electrotherapeutics, Homeopathy, Electric Stimulation Therapy
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by Stratz, C. H. (Carl Heinrich), 1858-1924
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Child Development, Growth, Anatomy, Artistic, Beauty, Personal, in art, Anatomy, Artistic, Human...
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by Patient, Sane
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Title vignette; head and tail pieces
Topics: Mental illness, Mentally ill, Insanity (Law), Mentally Ill Persons
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by Gurney, Edmund, 1847-1888; Myers, Frederic William Henry, 1843-1901; Podmore, Frank, 1856-1910; Society for Psychical Research (Great Britain)
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"A large part of the material used in this book was sent to the authors as representatives of the Society for psychical research; and the book is published with the sanction of the council of that society... Mr. Myers is solely responsible for the Introduction, and for the Note on a suggested mode of psychical interaction.'... and Mr. Gurney... for the remainder of the book... The collection, examination, and appraisal of the evidence--has been a joint labor, of which Mr. Podmore has...
Topic: Parapsychology
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by Lombroso, Gina, 1872-1944; Lombroso, Cesare, 1835-1909
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Based on L'uomo delinquente and other works
Topics: Crime, Criminal anthropology, Criminals, Criminology
First word in title in Greek
Topics: Hutchinson, Francis, 1661-1739, Boulton, Richard, b. 1676 or 7, Spiritualism, Witchcraft,...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Naturopathy, Naturopathy
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by Bacon, Roger, 1214?-1294
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Topics: Alchemy, Alchemy
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by Hodges, Nathaniel, 1629-1688; Quincy, John, d. 1722. Essay on the different causes of pestilential diseases, and how they become contagious
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Head and tail pieces; initials
Topics: Plague, Plague, Epidemics, Plague
This is the first edition containing all the four parts and each has a separate t.p. The fourth part is 'Translated out of Italian into English by Richard Androse'
Topics: Medicine, Alchemy
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Topics: Spiritualism, Spiritualism, Psychophysiology
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by Macnish, Robert, 1802-1837
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Includes index
Topics: Alcoholism, Alcoholism, Drinking of alcoholic beverages, Alcoholism
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topics: Brigands and robbers, Crime and criminals
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by Pozzi, S. (Samuel Jean), 1846-1918; Jayle, Félix Léon, 1866- ed
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Gynecology, Gynecology, Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
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by Potter, Samuel O. L. (Samuel Otway Lewis), 1846-1914
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"Lea Prize thesis of Jefferson Medical College."
Topics: Speech, Speech-Language Pathology, Speech, Speech pathology
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by Nordau, Max Simon, 1849-1923
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Topics: Degeneration, Literature, Comparative
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by Burnett, J. Compton (James Compton), 1840-1901?
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Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy
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Added t.p., engraved
Topics: Monsters, Abnormalities, Human, Congenital Abnormalities
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Topics: Mental illness in literature, Mental illness, Mentally ill, Penmanship, Mental Disorders,...
Bibliography: p. [389]-396
Topics: Spiritualism, Spiritualism
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by Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543; Vauzelles, Jean de, d. ca. 1559; Corrozet, Gilles, 1510-1568; Trechsel, Melchior, fl. 1529-1549, printer; Trechsel, Gaspard, fl. 1529-1549, printer
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Topics: Dance of death, Memento mori, Death in art, Death
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Topics: Respiration, Hygiene, Mouth breathing, Respiration, Hygiene, Mouth Breathing
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by Flournoy, Théodore, 1854-1920; Vermilye, Daniel B; Prince, Morton, 1854-1929, former owner. med
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Topics: Spiritualism, Sleepwalking, Spiritualism, Somnambulism
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by Bönninghausen, Clemens Maria Franz von, 1785-1864; Boger, Cyrus Maxwell, 1861-; Bradford, Thomas Lindsley, 1847-1918
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Topics: Bönninghausen, Clemens Maria Franz von, 1785-1864, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Scurvy, Scurvy
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by Harlan, W. Livingston
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Topics: Osteopathic medicine, Osteopathic Medicine
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Initial imprimatur leaf dated: Jan. 20. 1663
Topics: Neuroanatomy, Nervous system
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Topic: Medicine
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by Semmelweis, Ignác Fülöp, 1818-1865; Györy, Tibor, 1869-1938
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Topics: Puerperal septicemia, Puerperal Disorders
Includes index
Topics: Electrostatic induction, Electromagnetic induction, X-rays, X-Rays, Static Electricity
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by Albers-Schönberg, Heinrich Ernst, 1865-1921
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Radiology, Medical, Diagnosis, Radioscopic, X-rays, Radiography, Radiography
Head and tail pieces
Topics: Longevity, Longevity
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by Fracastoro, Girolamo, 1478-1553; Choulant, Ludwig, 1791-1861
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Syphilis, Syphilis
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by Haddock, Frank C. (Frank Channing), 1853-1915
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"A specialized gymnasium in magnetic personality, embracing four divisions : psychic magnetism, physical rationale, prevention of waste, the body magnetic ; and twenty-seven practical new-thought lessons in success-magnetism."
Topics: Magnetism, Mental healing, New Thought, Mental Healing
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Physiology, Anatomy, Physiology, Anatomy
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by Helferich, Heinrich, 1851-; Hutchinson, Jonathan, 1859-1933, tr
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Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Fractures, Dislocations, Fracture Fixation
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by Missouri State Medical Association
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Includes the association's Minutes of the annual session, 1953-
Topics: Medicine, Periodicals, Missouri
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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by Lippe, Adolph von, 1812-1888
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Includes index
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica, Homeopathy
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Physiology, Anatomy, Physiology, Anatomy
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Topics: Anatomy, Artistic, Beauty, Personal, Women, Human figure in art, Anatomy, Artistic, Women
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Topics: Biochemistry, Bromides
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by Paré, Ambroise, 1510?-1590; Spiegel, Adriaan van de, 1578-1625. Aggeiologia : or, A description of the vessels in the body of man
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Engraved title-page; head and tail pieces; initials; side notes
With an initial and three final advertisement leaves
Topic: Slave trade
With reproduction of the original t.-p.: London, 1750
Topics: Reproduction, Reproduction, Wit and Humor
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by Hartmann, Franz, d. 1912
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric, Occultism, Occultism, Magic
University of Ottawa
by Berger, Paul, 1845-1908
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Topics: Orthopedic surgery, Orthopedics
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by Haweis, Mary Eliza Joy, 1852-1898
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"The basis of the present book is a series of articles which appeared some years ago in 'St. Paul's magazine'."
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Topics: Clothing and dress, Beauty, Personal, Clothing, Beauty
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by Salverte, Eusèbe, 1771-1839; Thomson, Anthony Todd, 1778-1849, tr
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Occultism, Occultism
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Topics: Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648, Military Medicine, Medicine, Military, Military Hygiene, Military...
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by Conway, Moncure Daniel, 1832-1907
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Demonology, Mythology, Occultism
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by Hecker, J. F. C. (Justus Friedrich Carl), 1795-1850; Babington, B. G. (Benjamin Guy), 1794-1866, tr
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"Chronological survey": p. [330]-338
Topics: Plague, Plague
Founded on "The lives of alchemystical philosophers" London, 1815, originally issued anonymously under title: The lives of the adepts in alchemystical philosophy, London, 1814, and generally ascribed to Francis Barrett. cf. Preface, also Ferguson, Biblioteca chemics
Topics: Alchemy, Alchemy, Alchemy
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At head of title: Albertus Magnus
Topics: Obstetrics, Botany, Precious stones, Natural history, Magic
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by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; Eder, M. D. (Montague David), 1866-1936
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Translation of: Über den Traum
Topics: Dreams, Unconscious (Psychology), Symbolism, Psychology
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by Hecker, J. F. C. (Justus Friedrich Carl), 1795-1850; Babington, B. G. (Benjamin Guy), 1794-1866
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Topics: Black death, Plague, Plague
Description from title page
Topic: Sanitation
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: X-rays, X-rays, Medicine, Military, X-Rays, Military Medicine
Includes index
Topics: Induction coils, Radiography, X-rays, Radiography
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by Möbius, P. J. (Paul Julius), 1853-1907
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Topics: Women, Women, Women, Intelligence
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by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
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Topics: Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalysis, Dreams, Symbolism
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by Ochorowicz, Julian, 1850-1917; Fitzgerald, Joseph, 1837-1908
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Mental suggestion, Hypnosis
Topics: Parapsychology, Parapsychology, Parapsychology, Spiritualism