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ATTHILL (LOMBE), M. D.,
Fellow and Examiner in Midwifery, King and Queen's College of Physicians, Dublin.
CLINICAL LECTURES ON DISEASES PECULIAR TO WO-

MEN. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged, with Six Lithographic
Plates and other Illustrations on Wood. Price

$2.25 The value and popularity of this book is proved by the rapid sale of the first edition, which was exhausted in less than a year from the time of its publication. It appears to possess three great merits : First, It treats of the diseases very common to females. Second, It treats of them in a thoroughly clinical and practical manner. Third, It is concise, original, and illustrated by numerous cases from the author's own experience. His style is clear and the volume is the result of the author's large and accurate clinical observation recorded in a remarkable, perspicuous, and terse manner, and is conspicuous for the best qualities of a practical guide to the student and practitioner. British Medical Journal.

ARNOTT (HENRY), M. D.,

Assistant Surgeon and Lecturer at St. Thomas' Hospital. CANCER: ITS VARIETIES, THEIR HISTOLOGY AND

DIAGNOSIS. Illustrated by Five Lithographic Plates and Twentytwo Wood Engravings. Price

$2.25 The chief aim of the author has been to aid diagnosis, simplify microscopical work, and classify, as far as is possible, the various morbid growths, that have all, until a comparatively recent date, been generically called cancer.

It is an excellent resume of our present knowledge of the minute anatomy of cancer, and is enriched by original drawings in the author's best manner.

ADAMS (WILLIAM), F. R. C. S.,

Surgeon to the Royal Orthopedic and Great Northern Hospitals.
CLUB-FOOT: ITS CAUSES, PATHOLOGY, AND TREAT-

MENT. Being the Jacksonian Prize Essay of the Royal College of
Surgeons. A New Revised and Enlarged Edition, with 106 Illustrations
engraved on Wood, and Six Lithographic Plates. A large Octavo
Volume. Price

$6.00

ADAMS (ROBERT), M. D.,

Regius Professor of Surgery in the University of Dublin, &c., &c. RHEUMATIC GOUT, OR CHRONIC RHEUMATIC ARTHRI

TIS OF ALL THE JOINTS. The Second Edition. Illustrated by numerous Woodcuts, and a quarto Atlas of Plates. 2 Volumes. Price.

$0.00

BASHAM (W. R.), M. D., F.R. C. P.,

Senior Physician to the Westminster Hospital, &c. AIDS TO THE DIAGNOSIS OF DISEASES OF THE KID

NEYS. With Ten large Plates. Sixty Illustrations. Price: $2.00 Dr. Basham has been accustomed to make accurate notes and drawings of every case of renal disease coming under his notice. This volume contains a selection of the most important of these cases, with microscopical illustrations and letter-press descriptions, showing an amount of clinical experience that must prore of great value to those of the profession who hare not had similar opportunities.

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BLACK (D. CAMPBELL), M. D., L. R. C. S. Edinburgh, Member of the General Council of the University of Glasgow, &c., &c. THE FUNCTIONAL DISEASES OF THE RENAL, URINARY,

and Reproductive Organs, with a General View of Urinary Pathology. Price

$2.50 CONTENTS. Chap. 1. On the Conditions that affect the Chap. 4. On the Pathology and Treatment of Secretion of the Urine, with special

Nocturnal Enuresis, and Spermatic reference to Suppression.

Incontinence.
2. Retention of Urine; its Varieties, 5. Sterility in the Male.
Causes, and Treatment.

6. Male Impotence.
3. Irritable Bladder, Strangury.

7. Anomalous Urethral Discharges. The style of the author is clear, easy, and agreeable, ... his work is a valuable contribution to medical science, and being penned in that disposition of unprejudiced philosophical inquiry which should always guide a true physician, admirably embodies the spirit of its opening quotation from Professor Huxley. Philada. Med. Times.

BEASLEY (HENRY). THE BOOK OF PRESCRIPTIONS. Containing over 3000

Prescriptions, collected from the Practice of the most Eminent Physicians and Surgeons-English, French, and American; comprising also a Compendious History of the Materia Medica, Lists of the Doses of all Officinal and Established Preparations, and an Index of Diseases and

their Remedies. Fourth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Price, $2.50 This NEW edition of Dr. Beasley's Prescription Book, although presented in a much more compact form and at a greatly reduced price, has been thoroughly revised, and an account of all the new medicines lately introduced, with the formulas of the new Pharmacopæias added. Carefully selecting from the mass of materials at his disposal, the author has aimed to compile a volume sufficiently comprehensive, in which both physician and druggist, prescriber and compounder, may find under the head of each remedy the manner in which that remedy may be most effectively administered, or combined with other medicines in the treatment of disease. The alphabetical arrangement of the book renders this easy. A short description of each medicine is also given, and a list of the doses in which its several preparations may be prescribed.

BY SAME AUTHOR. THE POCKET FORMULARY: A Synopsis of the British and Foreign Pharmacopoeias. Ninth Revised Edition. Price

$2.50 THE DRUGGIST'S GENERAL RECEIPT BOOK AND VETERINARY FORMULARY. Seventh Edition. Price.

$3.50

BEALE (LIONEL s.), M. D.
DISEASE GERMS: AND ON THE TREATMENT OF DIS-
EASES CAUSED BY THEM.

PART I. - SUPPOSED NATURE OF DISEASE GERMS.
PART II. – REAL NATURE OF DISEASE GERMS.

PART III. – THE DESTRUCTION OF DISEASE GERMS.
Second Edition, much enlarged, with Twenty-eight full-page Plates,
containing 117 Illustrations, many of them colored. Demy Octavo.
Price

$5.00 This new edition, besides including the contents revised and enlarged of the two former volumes published by Dr. Beale on Disease Germs, has an entirely new part added on Destruction of Disease Germs."

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BEALE (LIONEL S.), M. D., F.R.S. BIOPLASM. A Contribution to the Physiology of Life, or an Intro

duction to the Study of Physiology and Medicine, for Students. With

Numerous Illustrations. Price . . . . . . $3.00 This volume is intended as a TEXT-BOOK for Students of Physiology, explaining the nature of some of the most important changes which are characteristic of and peculiar to living beings. Technical terms have been, as far as possible, avoided, while the subject is rendered more familiar and attractive to the reader by the numerous illustrations interspersed throughout the book.

OTHER WORKS BY DR. BEALE. HOW TO WORK WITH THE MICROSCOPE. A Complete

Manual of Microscopical Manipulation. Fourth Edition. Eighth

Thousand. Over 400 Illustrations. Price . . . . $7.50 ON KIDNEY DISEASES, URINARY DEPOSITS, AND CAL

CULOUS DISORDERS. Third Edition. 70 Plates, 415 Figures.
Price · · · · · · · ·

· $10.00

BIDDLE (JOHN B.), M. D., Professor of Materia Medica and Therapeutics in the Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, &c. MATERIA MEDICA, FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS. With

Illustrations. Fifth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Price $4.00 This new and thoroughly revised edition of Professor Biddle's work has incorporated in it all the improvements as adopted by the New United States Pharmacopæia just issued. It is designed to present the leading facts and principles usually comprised under this head as set forth by the standard authorities, and to fill a vacuum which seems to exist in the want of an elementary work on the subject. The larger works usually recommended as text-books in our Medical schools are too voluminous for convenient use. This will be found to contain, in a condensed form, all that is most valuable, and will supply students with a reliable guide to the course of lectures on Materia Medica as delivered at the various Medical schools in the United States.

BLOXAM (c. L.),

Professor of Chemistry in King's College, London. CHEMISTRY, INORGANIC AND ORGANIC. With Experi

ments and a Comparison of Equivalent and Molecular Formulæ. With 276 Engravings on Wood. Second Edition, carefully revised. Octavo. Price

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$5.00 The author has endeavored in this new edition of his work to supply a book sufficiently comprehensive for those studying the science as a branch of general education. He has also devoted special attention to Metallurgy and some other branches of applied Chemistry, in order to adapt it to the wants of practical men. His pages are crowded with facts and experiments, well chosen, and many of them quite new even to scientific men.

· CHAVASSE (P. HENRY), F. R. C. S.,

Author of Advice to a Wife, Advice to a Mother, &c. APHORISMS ON THE MENTAL CULTURE AND TRAIN

ING OF A CHILD, and on various other subjects relating to Health

and Happiness. Addressed to Parents. Price . . . $1.10 Dr. Chavasse's works have been very favorably received and had a large circulation, the value of his advice to WIVES and MOTHERS having thus been very generally recognized. This book is a sequel or companion to them, and it will be found both valuable and important to all who have the care of families, and who want to bring up their children to men and women. It is full of fresh thoughts and graceful illustrations.

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CLARK (F. LE GROS), F. R. S.,

Senior Surgeon to St. Thomas's Hospital. OUTLINES OF SURGERY AND SURGICAL PATHOLOGY,

including the Diagnosis and Treatment of Obscure and Urgent Cases, and the Surgical Anatomy of some Important Structures and Regions. Assisted by W. W. WAGSTAFFE, F. R. C. S., Resident Assistant-Surgeon of, and Joint Lecturer on Anatomy at, St. Thomas's Hospital. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Price

$4.25 This edition brings the work up to the highest level of our present knowledge, incorporating all that is sound and recent in Physiology so far as it relates to subjects requiring its aid. It is not alone an admirable exposition of the principles of Surgery, but a trusty guide to the emergencies of Practice. We cannot too highly estimate the ability to condense and the results of a ripened experience furnished to us here in a readable and practical form. — Med. Times and Gazette.

COOLEY (A. J.). CYCLOPÆDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS. Containing Pro

cesses and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades, including Medicine, Pharmacy, and Domestic Economy; designed as a General Book of Reference for the Manufacturer, Tradesman, Amateur, and Heads of Families. The Fifth Edition, Revised and partly Rewritten by RICHARD V. TUSON, F.C.S., &c. Over 1000 royal-octavo pages, double columns. With Illustrations. Price.

$10.00 Every part of this edition has been subjected to a thorough and complete revision by the editor, assisted by other scientific gentlemen. In the chemical portion of the book, every subject of practical importance has been retained, corrected, and added to; to the name of every substance of established composition a formula has been attached; while to the Pharmaceutist its value has been greatly increased by the additions which have been made from the British, Indian, and United States Pharmacopeias.

CLYMER (MEREDITH), M. D.,

Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. EPIDEMIC CEREBRO-SPINAL MENINGITIS. With an Ap

pendix on Some Points on the Causes of the Disease as shown by the History of the Present Epidemic in the City of New York. With a Map of the City of New York, showing the Localities, printed in Colors, of Cerebro-Spinal Meningitis in the Epidemic of 1872, made under the direction of MOREAU MORRIS, M. D., City Sanitary Inspector of the Health Department. Price

$1.00 This exceedingly interesting little volume contains a summary of the clinical history and pathology of cerebrospinal meningitis, with an abstract of all the epidemics of the disorder which have happened in this country and in Europe. It contains much valuable information, and is a contribution to medical literature that cannot fail to serve a scientific and useful purpose.

DOBELL (HORACE), M. D.,

Senior Physician to the Hospital.
WINTER COUGH (CATARRH, BRONCHITIS, EMPHYSEMA,

ASTHMA). Lectures Delivered at the Royal Hospital for Diseases of the
Chest. New and Enlarged Edition, with Colored Plates. Octavo.
Price

$3.50 This work has been thoroughly revised. Two new Lectures have been added – viz., Lecture IV., “On the Natural Course of Neglected Winter Cough, and on the Interdependence of Winter Cough with other Diseases ; " Lecture IX., “On Change of Climate in Winter Cough.” Also additional matter on Post-nasal Catarrh, Ear-Cough, Artificial Respiration as a means of Treatment, Laryngoscopy, New Methods and Instruments in Treating of Emphysema, a good Index, and Colored Plates, with appended Diagnostic Physical signs.

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DUNGLISON (ROBLEY), M. D., Late Professor of Institutes of Medicine, &c., in the Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia." HISTORY OF MEDICINE. From the Earliest Ages to the Com

mencement of the Nineteenth Century. Now first Collected and Arranged from the Original Manuscript, by his son, RICHARD J. DUNGLIPrice

$2.50 The publication of a posthumous work by this distinguished author and teacher must be a matter of general interest to the profession, to whose advancement he devoted so many years of his valuable life. The great success of his excellent treatises in the various departments of medicine form a memorable chapter in the history of American literature. As a condensed history of the progress of medicine, presenting the main facts in systematic order, the book is an excellent one. The editor has added a section in American Medical History, which gives greater completeness to the work.

SON, M. D.

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ELAM (CHARLES), M. D.,

Author of "A Physician's Problems," &c.
CEREBRIA AND OTHER DISEASES OF THE BRAIN.

CONTENTS.
Chap. 1. Introduction.

Chap. 8. Chronic Inflammation of the Brain. 2. General Observations on the Study 9. Softening of the Brain. of Affections of the Brain.

10. Tubercular Meningitis.
3. On some Conditions connected with 11. Organic and Pseudo-organic Diseases
the Circulation in the Brain.

of the Brain.
4. On the received Nosology of the 12. Symptomatology.
Brain.

13. Paralysis as a Symptom.
5, 6. Cerebria.

14. The Treatment of Inflammation of 7. Partial Acute Cerebritis.

the Brain. Price

$2.50

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FOTHERGILL (J. MILNER), M. D. THE HEART AND ITS DISEASES, AND THEIR TREATMENT. With Illustrations. Octavo. Price

$5.00 This work gives to the reader a concise view of Cardiac Diseases, uniting the most recent information as to the cause of heart disease, with German Pathology and the latest advances in Therapeutics. It is designed to fill the gap between our standard works and the present position of our knowledge in diseases of the heart.

BY SAME AUTHOR.
DIGITALIS. Its Mode of Action and its Use, illustrating the

Effect of Remedial Agents over Diseased Conditions of the Heart.
Price

$1.25

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GANT (FREDERICK J.), F. R. C. S.,

Surgeon to the Royal Free Hospital, &c. THE IRRITABLE BLADDER. Its Causes and Curative Treat

ment; including a Practical View of Urinary Pathology, Deposits, and Calculi. Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged. With New Illustrations. Price

$2.50 The fact that a third edition of this book has been required seems to be sufficient proof of its value. The author has carefully revised and added such additional matter as to make it more complete and practically useful.

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