Category: Digestion


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On the digestion of the stomach after death. In: Medical and Physical Journal, Vols. XXVII and XXVIII.

By: ADAMS, Joseph.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, 1809-1810.: 1809

Seller ID: M7567

8vo. pp. 399-413. AS IS. View more info

[Excerpts from] Experiments and observations on the gastric juice, and the physiology of digestion. Plattsburgh, 1833.

By: BEAUMONT, William.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wayne, NJ:, Lederle Laboratories, 1988.: 1988

Seller ID: M10977

Thin 8vo. 29, (125)-280 pp. Tan cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles, printed paper wrapper. Fine. View more info

On Disorders of Digestion: Their Consequences and Treatment.

By: BRUNTON, T. Lauder.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London and New York:, Macmillan, 1888.: 1888

Seller ID: M09950

Fourth printing. 8vo. xvi, 389 pp. Illustrations, figs., index; library stamp on half-title. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; spine ends frayed. Good. View more info

Le Travail des Glandes Digestives; Lecons du Professeur I. P. Pavlov. Traduction Francaise V. Pachon et J. Sabrazes.

By: PAVLOV, Ivan Petrovitch.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Paris:, Masson, 1901.: 1901

Seller ID: M0275

FIRST FRENCH EDITION. 8vo. x, 287 pp. Illustrations, bibliography. Early beige cloth, new leather spine label, marbled edges. Bookplate of noted collector Marcus Crahan. Scarce. Handsome copy. First edition in French. "Pavlov made perhaps the greatest contribution to our knowledge of the physiology of digestion. Especially notable was his method of producing gastric and pancreatic fistulae for the purpose of his experiments." – Garrison-Morton 1022 (citing 1st Russian ed., 1897). This French translation contains a new preface by Pavlov, as well as an additional ninth Lecon (pp.... View more info

Experiences sur la digestion de l'homme et de differentes especes d'animaux . . . avec des considerations . . . par Jean Senebier. Nouvelle edition.


Price: $500.00

Publisher: A Lausanne,, Chez Mourer, Cadet, 1785.: 1785

Seller ID: M6475

166 x 105 mm. 12mo. ccxviii, 336 pp. Early quarter brown calf, gilt spine, marbled boards, marbled edges; lightly rubbed. Fine. FRENCH TRANSLATION, first issued in Italian in 1780, of Spallanzani's (1729-1799) work on digestion; the first French edition was issued in Geneva in 1783. It was later translated into English (London, 1784, 1789). "Spallanzani confirmed earlier doctrines of the solvent property of the gastric juice and discovered the action of the saliva in digestion. He stated that gastric juice can act outside the body and can prevent or inhibit putrefaction. He obtains gastri... View more info