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MOONWALKING WITH EINSTEIN:  THE ART AND SCIENCE OF REMEMBERING EVERYTHING., Foer, Joshua.
1 Foer, Joshua. MOONWALKING WITH EINSTEIN: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF REMEMBERING EVERYTHING.
New York Penguin 2011 159420229X / 9781594202292 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
307 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). "On average, people squander forty days annually compensating for things they've forgotten. Joshua Foer used to be one of those people. But after a year of memory training, he found himself in the finals of the U.S. Memory Championship. Even more important, he found a vital truth we too often forget: In every way that matters, we are the sum of our memories. (This book) draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of memory, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human remembering. Under the tutelage of top 'mental athletes', Foer learns ancient techniques once employed by Cicero to memorize his speeches and by medieval scholars to memorize entire books. Using methods that have been largely forgotten, he discovers that we can all dramatically improve our memories." Light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor wear and tiny tear at top of front flap-fold. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
AIKINS OF THE U OF T MEDICAL FACULTY., Godfrey, Charles.  Inscribed.
2 Godfrey, Charles. Inscribed. AIKINS OF THE U OF T MEDICAL FACULTY.
Codam, Madoc, Ontario, 1998. 
341 pp, 8vo (9" H), soft cover. ISBN 0968422608 B&w plates. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. "(E)xplores the many factors which led to the establishment of the Medical Faculty, University of Toronto in which William Thomas Aikins played a leading role. Through the maelstrom of medical politics in the second half of the nineteenth century in Canada, W.T. Aikins emerges as the calm, steadfast leader who eventually triumphed over all obstacles and brought the University of Toronto Medical Faculty into being. To accomplish this, it was necessary to organize Ontario physicians, raise the competence and standing of medical practitioners and guide medical teaching through a crisis of faith, a revolution of physiology and a plethora of epistemologies of healing. His success set the stage for the initial wave of medical excellence in the province, which lead to the magnificent accomplishments of the first quarter of the twentieth century." Interior - soft bump at bottom edge of pages 323 to end of book, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - soft crease at bottom edge of rear cover. Very Good 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
3 Hoff, Ebbe Curtis and Fulton, John Farquhar. (plus Hoff, Phebe Margaret for Supplement.) A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AVIATION MEDICINE; AND, A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AVIATION MEDICINE SUPPLEMENT. PUBLICATIONS NO. 5 AND NO. 9 HISTORICAL LIBRARY, YALE MEDICAL LIBRARY. 2 VOLUME SET.
Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, Illinois, 1942, Ist edition/Committee on Aviation Medicine, Washington, D.C., 1944, Ist edition. 
237 pp, 109 pp, 4to, hard cover (no dust jackets) - 2 volumes. Contents: History and General Aspects of Aviation Medicine; The Special Physiology of Aviation and Conditions Simulating Flight; The Special Pharmacology ditto; The Special Psychology ditto; A eromicrobiology (Bacteriology and Immunology in Aviation and High Altitudes); Diseases and Accidents in Aviation and Conditions Simulating Flight; Selection and Assessment of Efficiency of Flight Personnel; Training, Performance and Fatigue ditto; P rotection of Flight Personnel - Preventive Medicine and Therapeutics of Aviation; Aviation and Public Health (Sanitary Aviation); Organization of Aviation Medicine; Special Problems; General Studies in Aviation Medicine; Bibliographies; Appendices; Indices. Interiors - pages browning lightly, thin faint watermark at top edge of textblock of Main Volume, previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown of Supplementary Volume. Exteriors - both volumes have light edge wear and soiling to boards . Main Volume has faint water stain at top edge of front board, light overall rubbing, small dent to rear cover, bumps to bottom corners, bottom of spine, dust staining to edges of textblock, staining to spine. Supplementary Volume has areas of ink staining on front board, browning to edges of textblock, thin light scratch to front board. A sound reference set only. 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
4 Kinsey, Alfred C., Pomeroy, Wardell B., Martin, Clyde E. & Gebhard, Paul H. SEXUAL BEHAVIOR IN THE HUMAN FEMALE.
New York Pocket Books 1969 Reprint Mass Market Paperback Very Good - 
863 pp, 7" H. Graphs & tables. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - several light wrinkles and faint creases on spine, slight fading to color on top of text block, small creases at bottom edge of front cover, very small dent on bottom of text block. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
DREAM PSYCHOLOGY AND THE NEW BIOLOGY OF DREAMING., Kramer, Milton, ed.  (Kurt A. Adler, Bill J. Baldridge, Aaron T. Beck, Walter Bonime, Rosalind D. Cartwright, Bill Domhoff, Harry Fiss, Thomas French, Calvin Hall, David R. Hawkins, Charles K. Hofling, Richard M. Jones, Frederic T. Knapp, et al.)
5 Kramer, Milton, ed. (Kurt A. Adler, Bill J. Baldridge, Aaron T. Beck, Walter Bonime, Rosalind D. Cartwright, Bill Domhoff, Harry Fiss, Thomas French, Calvin Hall, David R. Hawkins, Charles K. Hofling, Richard M. Jones, Frederic T. Knapp, et al.) DREAM PSYCHOLOGY AND THE NEW BIOLOGY OF DREAMING.
Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, Illinois, 1969. 
459 pp, large 8vo (9 3/16" H), hard cover in dust jacket. "Since the discovery by Aserinsky and Kleitman of an objective indicator of dreaming sleep, there have been a plethora of studies investigating the physiological parameters of the dreaming a nd non-dreaming sleep states. However, there has been an unfortunate neglect of the psychological concomitants of these states in most of this work. A comprehensive symposium which would bring together workers interested in the psychology o f d r e a m ing with those who worked with the REM technique for the collection of sleep mentation seemed desirable if the understanding of the psychology of dreaming was to keep pace and be integrated with the ever-increasing physiological know l ed ge . Th is v ol ume reports on a conference which focused both on the classical views of the nature of the dream as seen in the light of the findings coming from the REM studies and on the current attempts at exploring the content of REM coll ec ted dr ea m s. Th e i nte raction between the participants, those who articulated theoretical statements about the psychology of the dream, and those who examined dream content in various experimental ways, lead to further reintegrative efforts on bot h si des ." M inor wav ines s to edges of textblock, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, light edge wrinkling, several tiny closed tears, browning on spine and lighter at edges. Very Good/Very Good- 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
SHOEING RIGHT:  ADVICE TO HORSE OWNERS FROM A WORKING FARRIER., Krolick, David.
6 Krolick, David. SHOEING RIGHT: ADVICE TO HORSE OWNERS FROM A WORKING FARRIER.
Breakthrough, Ossining, New York, 1991, 5th printing. 
200 pp, small 4to (10" H), soft cover. ISBN 0914327399 B&w photographs, drawings, diagrams. Chapter headings: General considerations; Anatomy and physiology; When to trim and shoe; Preparing for the shoer; Sizing up a trim; Sizing up a shoeing j ob; Lameness and other problems; Discovering choices: Handmade vs. "keg" shoes; An inside view; Appendices; Glossary; Bibliography; Index. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - small bump to bottom edge o f r e a r c o ver and some pages. Very Good 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
7 Polak, J.M., et al, eds. BASIC SCIENCE IN GASTROENTEROLOGY: PHYSIOLOGY OF THE GUT.
Glaxo Group Research Ltd., (Ware, Herts, 1984), Ist edition. 
421 pp, large 8vo, hard cover. The second publication in the 'Basic Scienc in Gastroenerology' series which gives a compilation of the proceedings of three symposia held at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School. Section titles: 1. Gut Hormones in Disease ; 2. Gastrointestinal Secretion, Mechanisms and Disorders; and 3. Large Bowel Secretion and Motility. Illus. with many diagrams, charts & tables. Previous owener's name on gree front endpaper. Dust jacket has some light edge wear and light edge wrinkling, very light rubbing. NF/VG. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
8 Renbourn, E.T. and Rees, W.H. MATERIALS AND CLOTHING IN HEALTH AND DISEASE. HISTORY, PHYSIOLOGY AND HYGIENE: MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS. THE BIOPHYSICS OF CLOTHING MATERIALS.
H.K. Lewis, London, 1972, Ist edition. 
599 pp, large 8vo, hard cover in dust jacket. B&w illus. Contents: An Historical Survey of the Function of Materials and Clothing; The Biophysics of Clothing Mateials; The Biology, Anatomy and Physiology of the Body Surface; The Anatomy and Physiology of Clothing; Clothes for Health Purposes; Medical Aspects of Materials and Clothing; Man Makes the Clothes. The Psychology of Dress. Light edge wear to boards, light wrinkling to top/bottom of spine, some tiny faint foxing marks to edges of text block. Dust jacket light to moderate edge wear/wrinkling, a few tiny tears and chips - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, browning on spine light browning at edges and on flap-folds, light soiling on rear panel. VG/G 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
THE INVISIBLE FORCE.  TRADITIONAL MAGNETIC THERAPY: A CONCENSUS OF PRACTICAL OPINION., Rinker, Fred.  Signed.  Illustrated by Frank Northgrave.  Introduction by Ken Wianeko, M.D.
9 Rinker, Fred. Signed. Illustrated by Frank Northgrave. Introduction by Ken Wianeko, M.D. THE INVISIBLE FORCE. TRADITIONAL MAGNETIC THERAPY: A CONCENSUS OF PRACTICAL OPINION.
Mason, London, Ontario, 1997. 
12pp, 8 5/16" H, soft cove. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. ISBN 0968190006 B&w illustrations. From the rear cover: "Fred Rinker has succeeded in presenting all pertinent elements of magnetic therapy, the theory and the factual benefits gained f rom the use of magnets in a concise and very readable book. His writing style, summarizing the essential information of present day knowledge about magnetics, is easily understood by the layman and is equally acceptable to the professiona l . T h i s b ook encapsulates the physics of magnets, how they affect changes in the body, a complete examination of health problems that may be benefited by the use of magnets and how to apply them." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ow ne r sh ip m ar k s. Exterior - clean. NF 
Price: 69.95 USD
 
 
FIFTY YEARS IN RETROSPECT.  CANADA, 1882-1932., The Royal Society of Canada.  (Lawrence Burpee, Sir Robert Falconer, Chanoine Emile Chartier, Aegidius Fauteux, Gustave Lanctot, Lorne Pierce, Chester Martin, Diamond Jenness, R.H. Coats, O.D. Skelton, A. Norman Shaw, J.C. Fields, F.M.G. Johnson, et al.
10 The Royal Society of Canada. (Lawrence Burpee, Sir Robert Falconer, Chanoine Emile Chartier, Aegidius Fauteux, Gustave Lanctot, Lorne Pierce, Chester Martin, Diamond Jenness, R.H. Coats, O.D. Skelton, A. Norman Shaw, J.C. Fields, F.M.G. Johnson, et al. FIFTY YEARS IN RETROSPECT. CANADA, 1882-1932.
Toronto Ryerson Press 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
179 pp, 10 1/2" H. Teal cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Contents: Introduction; The Intellectual Life of Canada as Reflected in Its Royal Society; La Litterature au Canada Francais; Cinquante Ans d'Histoire au Canada Francais; Retrospective d'Economie Sociale au Canada Francais; English Canadian Literature; Fifty Years of Canadian History; Fifty Years of Archaeology in Canada; Fifty Years of Statistical Progress; Fifty Years of Political and Economic Science in Canada; Presidential Address - Section III, Including an Account of the Progress of Physics in Canada; The Royal Society of Canada and Canadian Mathematics; Chemistry and the Royal Society of Canada; Fifty Years of Canadian Astronomy; Some Aspects of the Geological Studies of the Canadian Shield; Fifty Years of Pleistocene Geology in Canada; The Growth of Theories of the Formation of Ore Deposits in the Last Fifty Years; Trends in Fifty Years of Canadian Stratigraphy; Mineralogy in Canada; The Development of Zoology in Canada; Progress in Fisheries Research in Canada; The Development of Physiology and Biochemistry in Canada; The Development of Pathology and Bacteriology in Canada in the Last Fifty Years; Clinical Medicine and the Royal Society; A Sketch of the Past Fifty Years of Canadian Botany. A small lightly erased pencil notation on front pastedown at hinge, a few tiny foxing marks at top of front inside hinge, very light soiling to top/bottom of text block, very small dent and scuff on rear board, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, very light edge wear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 


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