JOURNAL OF THE HISTORY OF THE NEUROSCIENCES: Vol 12, No 3, September 2003

Finger, S; Koehler, PJ (editor). Journal of the History of the Neurosciences (Vol 12, No 3, September 2003). Swets and Zeitlinger, 2003. Unmarked text. Bumped edge. Very Good. Paperback. (#26443) $25.00

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Includes C. Barker Jorgensen on Bell’s Theory, the Bell-Magendie Law and Controversy and PW Lund; Colin L. Talley on the Emergence of Multiple Sclerosis as a Nosological Category in France (1838-1868); Elan D Louis and Marc Williams on James Ramsay Hunt, Hugh W. Buckingham on Walter Moxon, and more.

Illustrated. pp229-338.

PFIZER: Bibliotheca Anatomica, Medica, Chirugica, etc. (Vol. III, Facsimile edition)

Harvey, Gliffon, Lower, Walaeus, Verheyen, Drake, et al. Bibliotheca Anatomica, Medica, Chirugica, etc. (Vol. III, Facsimile edition). Pfizer Laboratories, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#26427) $12.00

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Facsimile edition from Pfizer Laboratories. A composite work of the seventeenth century’s most influential anatomists, physiologists and pathologists.

ZIMMER, C: Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World

Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain--and How It Changed the World, book coverZimmer, Carl. Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World. Free Press, 2004. ISBN: 0743230388. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket with slight edge wear. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26059) $12.00

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Story of Thomas Willis, Christopher Wren, and the others involved in the 17th century birth of neurological research. Illustrated. Deckle edge. 366p. Index. References. Illustrated.

TRIMBLE: MR: The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry

Trimble, Michael R. The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry. Johns Hopkins Press, 2016. ISBN: 9781421419497. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26032) $16.00

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Illustrated. References. 308p. Examines culture and mind–brain relations from ancient times to the present, with an emphasis on the romantic era of the 19th century.

FINGER, S: The Shocking History of Electric Fishes: From Ancient Epochs to the Birth of Modern Neurophysiology

Finger, Stanley; Piccolino, Marco. The Shocking History of Electric Fishes: From Ancient Epochs to the Birth of Modern Neurophysiology. Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780195366723. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25625) $24.00

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Examines how three kinds of strongly electric fishes literally became “electrical”, and how they helped to change the sciences and medicine. 470p. Index. Bibliography. Illustrated throughout.

SCHILLER, F: A Mobius Strip: Fin-De-Siecle Neuropsychiatry and Paul Mobius

Schiller, Francis. A Mobius Strip: Fin-De-Siecle Neuropsychiatry and Paul Mobius. Univ of California Press, 1982. ISBN: 0520044673. Unmarked text. Front end page reads: “Remember? F. January 1982” Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25614) $16.00

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Describes the philosophy, life and work of Paul Mobius, tracing through them the beginnings of modern neuropsychiatry. Also offers a unique exploration of nineteenth century views of the “mind-body” problem. Bibliography. Index. 134p.

PICCOLINO, M: Galileo’s Visions: Piercing the Spheres of the Heavens by Eye and Mind

Piccolino, Marco; Wade, Nicholas J. Galileo’s Visions: Piercing the Spheres of the Heavens by Eye and Mind. Oxford University Press, 2014. ISBN: 9780199554355. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. (#25606) $52.00

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Illustrated throughout. Unclipped dust jacket. Analyses the scientific and philosophical work of Galileo Galilei from the particular viewpoint of his approach to the senses (and especially vision) as a means of acquiring trustworthy knowledge about the constitution of the world. 318p. Index. References.