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The Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a multitude of disciplines can examine the interrelated nature of medicine and society, both to inform contemporary medicine and strengthen understanding of the world in which we live. The MHL’s growing collection of digitized medic...



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Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
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Books contributed by the Cushing-Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
Chemist and Druggist
Chemist and Druggist
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Chemist and Druggist, the leading trade journal for the pharmacy community in the UK, has been in continuous publication since 1859. It contains a wealth of information for studying the history of medicine and pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Also contained in its pages are many striking visual examples from over 150 years of developments in advertising, packaging and graphic design. The Chemist and Druggist has been made available by the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest...
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Navy Medicine is an integral part of today’s Navy and Marine Corps team and has been a part of that team since the American Revolution. Today’s Navy and Marine Corps team is engaged in a global power competition. Our country depends upon Navy Medicine’s unique expeditionary medical expertise to prepare and support Naval forces, including both Navy and Marine forces. This renewed global power competition requires Navy Medicine to be more agile and capable of operating in a distributed...
Wellcome Library
by Solomon, King of Israel. n 80024516; Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor)
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Limited ed. of 500 numbered copies
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Topic: Jewish magic
Wellcome Library
by Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875. n 50032513
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t. 1. Dogme.--t. 2. Rituel
Topic: Magic
US National Library of Medicine
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8 pages, 86 leaves : 42 cm
Topics: Arsenic Poisoning, Coloring Agents -- adverse effects, Interior Design and Furnishings, Michigan
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Welcome to the Samuel J. Wood Library of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. This site features items scanned from the Medical Center Archives .
2 unnumbered leaves, 392 pages, 3 folded plates : (18mo)
Topic: Occultism
Copy no. 631 of a limited edition of 775 numbered and signed copies
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Topics: Phallicism, Religion and Sex
Printer's imprint at foot of half-title: Knight and Compton, printers
Topics: Occultism, Alchemy, Magic
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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At head of title: To members of parliament and others
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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"Published for subscribers only."
Topics: Occultism, Magic
Wellcome Library
by Sédir, Paul, 1871-1926. n 85184975
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Bibliography: [173]-178
Topic: Materia Medica
The gentleman's magazine.
The gentleman's magazine.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936.; Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936
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"Notes and references": p. [433]-617. Bibliography: p. [624]-642
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Topics: Primitive societies, Sexual ethics, Sex, Culture
University of Maryland, Baltimore
by Smith, John Hamilton
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Handwritten class notes of Alexander Monro Sr.'s lectures in Edinburgh taken by John Hamilton Smith; Title taken from spine.
Topics: Clinical medicine--Early works to 1800, Clinical Medicine
Signatures: A-3S
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Topic: Alchemy
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
Wellcome Library
by Giles, Herbert Allen, 1845-1935
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xviii, 84, 1711 pages ; 27 cm
Topics: Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English, Chinese language
Wellcome Library
by ʻAlī ibn al-ʻAbbās, al-Majūsī al-Arrajānī, 930-994
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Topic: Medicine, Arabic
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
The Medical Heritage Library
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Includes index
Topics: Aura, Parapsychology
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
by Sanches, António Nunes Ribeiro
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Manuscrits du docteur Antonio Ribeiro Sanchès, médecin portugais, premier médecin de l'impératrice de Russie, mort à Paris le 14 octobre 1783. Contient : "Correspondance avec l'Académie impérialle de Petersburg ... 1763, et avec la cour de Russie "(1763), suivie de "Journal. Dia de Sao Martinho" (1768-1782) Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : ms02015 .
Topic: Divers
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
by Henry E. Garrett
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Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
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Topic: Pharmacists
Wellcome Library
by Stokes, W. D
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40 pages ; 17 cm
Topics: 93-1541, Galen, Anti-Vaccinating Society
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Includes index
Topic: Beauty Culture
The Medical Heritage Library
by Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912
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On spine and cover: Dreams and ghosts
Topics: Ghosts, Dreams, Parapsychology, Hallucinations
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Sade, marquis de, 1740-1814
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In illustrated wrapper with cover title: Marquis de Sade
Topic: Erotic literature
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
by Wellcome Library
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This film shows various cases of mothers who have difficulty breast feeding their babies. Solutions to the problems are demonstrated, for instance a case of inverted nipples can be treated successfully with massage and the use of a breast pump. An inadequate milk supply can be supplemented with formula. 'Flabby breasts' can be successfully treated with massage, supplementary feeding and exercise. 2 segments.
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Topics: Anatomy, Breast Feeding, Maternal Behavior, Mothers, Maternal and child health, Midwives. Doctors.
Wellcome Library
by Däath, Heinrich. n 2005181550
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xi, 111 pages : 16 cm
Topic: Medical astrology
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Occultism
Includes index
Topics: Electrohomeopathy, Homeopathy, Electrotherapeutics, Electric Stimulation Therapy
The Medical Heritage Library
by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
The Medical Heritage Library
by Schieferdecker, Chr. Charles
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Topics: Vaccination, Smallpox
Wellcome Library
by Le Vasseur, A
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"La présente édition en français ... n'est autre chose que la rajeunissement complet de la traduction attribuée à A. Levasseur dans le catalogue Brunet." -- "Avertissement," t. 1, p. [v]
Topic: Magic
The Medical Heritage Library
by Higgins, Chas. M.(Charles Michael),b. 1854; Anti-Vaccination League of America
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Topic: Vaccination
Wellcome Library
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821. n 79054933; Sonnini, M; Kirchenhoffer, H
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xxxiv, 32 unnumbered leaves, folded plate ; (8vo)
Unabridged reprint of Barrett's Magus, London, 1801
Topics: Magic, Occultism, Alchemy
xxxix, 543 pages, 1 unnumbered page : 25 cm
Topics: Amulets, Superstitions, Superstition
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Ibn Hazm, 'Ali ibn Ahmad, 994-1064; Shahrastn, Muammad ibn Abd al-Karm, 1086?-1153. Milal wa-al-nial
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Reproduction made in 1963?
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Topics: Religions, Philosophy, Ancient
Source: ppnull
Wellcome Library
by Yates, William, 1792-1845
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iv pages, 1 unnumbered leaf, 589, 19 pages ; (8vo)
Topics: Hindustani language, Hindustani language -- Dictionaries -- English
2 volumes ; (8vo)
Topics: Disease Outbreaks -- history, Epidemics
University of Glasgow Library
by Kāzarūnī, Muhạmmad ibn Masʻūd, -1357; University of Glasgow. Library
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"A commentary on the Moojuz-ool kanoon, known by the name of ... the Sudeedee" -- added t.p
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Topics: Ibn al-Nafīs, ʻAlī ibn Abī al-Hạzm, 1210 or 11-1288, Medicine, Arab
British Association of Dermatologists
British Association of Dermatologists
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The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) is a charity whose charitable objects are the practice, teaching, training and research of Dermatology.
University of Leeds Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Gilbert, Philéas; Fetu, Emile; University of Leeds. Library
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The University of Leeds Library
Topic: Cooking, French
Wellcome Library
by Moore, N. Hudson, 1857-1927. n 50004220
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"List of English clockmakers": p. [163]-293; "List of American clockmakers": p. [295]-330
Topic: Clocks and watches
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
by Avicenne; Crémone, Gérard de (trad latine); Despars, Jacques
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Hauteur : 39 cm environ Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : ms02045 .
Topics: Manuscrits du XIII° au XVI° siècle, Médecine arabe, Médecins du Moyen Age
Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials. Version 1. December 2002
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy, Anatomy, Artistic
Wellcome Library
by Yatindranatha, Sena
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1145 pages ; 23 cm
Topic: Urdu language
6 volumes in 4 : (folio & 4to)
Topic: Botany
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Searle, Alfred B. (Alfred Broadhead), 1877-1967
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Topic: Colloids
The philosophical magazine.
The philosophical magazine.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
by ALEXANDRE DE TRALLES
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édition de Johannes Günther Andernach Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : 33146 .
Topic: Alexandre de Tralles
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Gross, Hermann; Hering, Constantine
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Topic: Homeopathy -- Materia medica and therapeutics
Includes bibliographic footnotes
Topics: Caste, Hinduism
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
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Monograph 002
Topics: Rehabilitation, Veterans
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Hartmann, Franz, 1838-1912. n 50026762
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136 pages : 22 cm
Topic: Astrology
Contains vocabularies
Topics: Egyptian language, Mythology, Religion, Folklore
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library
by Beers, Clifford Whittingham, 1876-1943
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On the treatment of the insane in the United States
Topics: Mentally ill, Mental health, Mental Disorders, Hospitals, Psychiatric
Wellcome Library
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94 pages cdxxxii pages : 30 1/2 cm
Topics: Paper industry -- History, Papermaking -- History, Watermarks, Papermaking
By Lorambert.--cf. Weller, E. Lexicon pseudonymorum (1886) p. 572
Topics: Dreams, Dream interpretation, Divination
The Medical Heritage Library
by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861; Pick, T. Pickering (Thomas Pickering), 1841-1919, ed; Keen, William W. (William Williams), b. 1837
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Original edition, London, 1858
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
Royal College of Surgeons of England
by Wood, James Rushmore, 1816-1882; Royal College of Surgeons of England
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Inscribed 'James R. Wood M.D.'
Topic: Jaw, surgery
Wellcome Library
by Everard, John, 1575?-1650?, translator. n 85028265
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Translation of Poemander
Topics: Alchemy, Occultism
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Topic: Hydrotherapy