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AN AURAL ATLAS, Daniel J. R. Youngblood
1 AN AURAL ATLAS Daniel J. R. Youngblood
Auralgan Research Division 1946 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; About 64pp, color plates, laid in copy of "Auralgan after 40 years" , card covers, colr plates. ; 0 24390 
Price: 15.93 USD
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ELEMENTARY LESSONS IN PHYSIOLOGY, Thomas H. Huxley
2 ELEMENTARY LESSONS IN PHYSIOLOGY Thomas H. Huxley
NY Macmillan & Co Ltd 1893 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Anatomy; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 403 pages; 0 22782 
Price: 14.05 USD
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ELEMENTARY PHYSIOLOGY, Unknown
3 ELEMENTARY PHYSIOLOGY Unknown
Baltimore Dulany Company 1904 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 0 16395 
Price: 14.05 USD
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GESICHTE GIROLAMO SAVONAROLA'S UND FEINER ZEIT [ERSTER BAND], Pasquale Villari
4 GESICHTE GIROLAMO SAVONAROLA'S UND FEINER ZEIT [ERSTER BAND] Pasquale Villari
Leipzig F U Brodhaus 1868 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Anatomy; Color Plates, b/w drawings; tall 8vo 9" - 10" t; 369, [1] pages; Heavily toned contents with chipping to last 3 leaves of index. Foldout chart is separated along the fold but present. Red leather spine over marbled boards. German language text/; 0 28959 
Price: 32.85 USD
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TEXTBOOK OF ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY, Anthony, Catherine Parker
5 TEXTBOOK OF ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY Anthony, Catherine Parker
St. Louis C. V. Mosby Company 1955 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Anatomy; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 0 13895 
Price: 14.05 USD
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THE BODY, Smith, Anthony
6 THE BODY Smith, Anthony
NY Walker & CO 1968 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo; 524 pages; Minor toning to upper edge of DJ. ; 0 9797 
Price: 14.05 USD
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