Troy, N.Y: Wright, Goodenow & Stockwell, 1808. First American edition (First was printed in Newcastle the preceding year)... Read More about A View of the Nervous Temperament
Paris: Alcan, 1889. First edition. Read More about L'Auomatisme Psychologique
Paris: Félix Alcan, 1889. First edition. Janert's first major work. Read More about L'Automatisme Psychologique-- Essai de psychologie expérimentale sur les formes intérieures de...
[Utica, NY: State Hospitals Press, 1899]. Inscribed by the Author. Inscribed to “Dr. F. X. Dercum Compliments of Smith Ely Jelliffe,” and what is presumably Dr. Dercum’s signature on the upper cover.Francis Xavier Dercum (1856-1931) began his career in private practice, but was appointed instructor in neurology and chief of..... Read More about Bibliographical Contribution to the Cytology of the Nerve Cell
New York: April 3, 1933. Typed letter from the managing editor of The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease accepting a paper submitted by psychoanalyst Leo Stone. Read More about Typed Letter, signed (“Jelliffe”), to Dr. Leo Stone
Frankfurt und Leipzig: 1799. Early Raubdruck (Pirate Edition), following the first (Königsberg, 1798 ). In this, the last work published during his lifetime, Kant laid the groundwork for anthropology as a branch of philosophy and as a modern scientific discipline. Also of interest for his efforts in classifying mental illness..... Read More about Anthropologie in pragmatischer Hinsicht abgefasst
n.p: Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, 1979. First edition. Ashley Montagu's Copy. Anatomy was a particular interest of anthropologist Montagu, who wrote several books on the subject. Read More about Leonardo's Anatomia Naturale
Calcutta: Office of the Superintendant of Government Printing, 1876. First. King's important work on the manufacture of quinine has become increasingly scarce.Quinine alkaloids and bark had become the standard treatment for malaria as early as 1825. However, methods of cultivation took were ruinous to the plants themselves and within 30..... Read More about Manual of Cinchona Cultivation in India
New York: Association for Research and Enlightenment, 1966. The program includes film screenings and small group discussions, lectures by Jean Houston, The Varieties of Psychedelic Experience (Friday 21 October) and Hugh Lynn Cayce, Psychic Centers of the Physical Body (Saturday 22 October), and a panel discussion on the Significance of..... Read More about LSD Seminar. A Conference on Psychedelic and Meditative Studies of the Largely Unexplored...
N.p. [New York]: n.d. [ca. 1967]. Single-spaced three-and-one-half page mimeograph circular of alarming information about LSD, with reports of hospital admissions, street prices for “bathtub LSD”, and crimes committed under its influence. The first page includes the heading More Deadly than the Atomic Bomb: “One pound would be enough to..... Read More about LSD — A Deadly Trip. More Deadly than the Atomic Bomb [Caption title
Paris: Adrien Delahaye et Émile Lecrosnier Éditeurs, 1881. First Edition. Janet's Copy. Read More about Traité Clinique et Pratique des Maladies Mentales
Chicago: W.T. Keener, 1885. First edition. Read More about Insomnia; and Other Disorders of Sleep
Buffalo, New York: D. Ransom, . Sequel to Tula. With illustrated four page “Story of Ometa or Hawk Eye's Escape. A Sequel to the 'Rescue of Tula”. Read More about The Magnetic Almanac for 1867
Paris: Didier et Cie, 1861. First edition. This is the guy who made us all write down our dreams as soon as we woke. What a waste of time!! Read More about Les Sommeil et Les Rêves. Études psychologiques sur ces phénomènes et les divers états qui...
Topeka, KS: The Menninger Foundation, 13 July 1981. ¶The noted American psychiatrist writes, on receiving Hartley's query about the value of high school education “High school years form the veriest base line for employment and for most social communication.” Of his works he writes “I think, however, that ‘Love Against..... Read More about Typed letter, secretarial signature
Boston: Marsh & Capen, 1828. First edition. Read More about The Mental Guide, Bdeing a Compend of the First Principles of Metaphysics...predicated on the...
[Quebec]: 1886-1888. Record of three seasons at the Micmac Salmon Club on the Matapedia where it joins the Restigouche river with 178 records of daily weather and river conditions, participants and pools fished, salmon and grilse caught (as well as the ones that got away), weights, flies used, and other..... Read More about Fishing Record 1886 [Cover title
New-Bedrod: Printed by Benjamin T. Congdon, 1832. First New-Bedford edition, first published 1831 in Westfield, NY. The first New-Bedford printing of this uncommon title on female health, pregnancy and childbirth, issued as a supplement to Cobb's Family Adviser, which was first published Rochester, 1828, and reprinted by Congdon in 1832..... Read More about A Supplement to the Family Adviser: Containing Some Remarks on the Diseases of Women and...
London: J. F. and C. Rivington,...[et al.], 1790. First edition. The most significant work on suicide of the eighteenth century. Together with dueling, the author devotes a separate treatise to suicide’s relationship to gambling. A “most frequent source of suicide,” writes the author, gambling is “often the last stage and..... Read More about Full Inquiry into the Subject of Suicide. To Which are Added (as Being Closely Connected with the...
Worcester, Mass: Clark University, 1930-1932. First edition. Howard C. Warren's and Ashley Montagu's Copy. Read More about History of Psychology in Autobiography. [Contributors include James Mark Baldwin, Mary Whiton...
St. Cloud: 30 juin, 1810. Napoleon Cuts Surgical Instruments. On this document requesting, among other surgical supplies for the army in Spain, “3 caisses d’instruments à – amputation”, Napoleon has penned this brief order: “Envoyez seulement deux (2) caisses. “St. Cloud le 30 juin 1810”... Read More about Autograph endorsement signed (“Np”) on a Document from the Ministry of War, reporting on the...
Chicago: Evening Journal Print, No. 46 Dearborn Street, 1870. First edition (possibly a later state). Rare Work on Treating Opium Addiction. First edition of this work on opium addiction in the U.S., concerning the discovery of a patent cure of Opium addiction by Samuel B. Collins, and his correspondence with..... Read More about Theriaki and Their Last Dose. Letters of FitzHugh Ludlow and Others, to Dr. Samuel B. Collins,...
[New York]: 1853-1862. Group of manuscript real estate memoranda books, detailing the Parmly family's income from their various properties, primarily in New York City. Addresses mentioned include: Nos. 11, 15, 17, and 19 West 38th Street; Nos. 165, 166, 167, 170, 172, 658 Broadway; Nos. 80, 80 1/282 Green..... Read More about Manuscript real estate memoranda books
Charloittesville, Va: Printed by Saunders & Allen, 1847. Read More about Truth tested by Scripture, in six letters to a Friend
New York: Henry Ludwig 10 Vesey St, 1847. Read More about Properties and Effects of Amalgams Examined in a letter toi Charles A. Lee, M.D., and published...
Paris: Ocatve Doin, 1891. First edition. Read More about Leçons cliniques sur l'hystérie et l'hypnotisme faites à l'Hôpital Saint-André de...