Lot 244

American Surgical Instrument Catalogs: Lot 1

Estimate: $100 - $300

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$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$300,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000

A lot of 6 surgical instrument catalogs from across America. 1. William Hatteroth. 321-325 Kearny Street, San Francisco. Third Edition. 1899. 381 pp. 8vo. Full brown cloth with black embossed borders to covers, gilt name and title to spine. Limp board binding. Worn and stained. Dampstaining to endpapers and on first 50 and last 60 or so pages. Rear cover with crack down the middle. Still, the book is fairly tight and is covered with a mylar sheet for extra protection. Fabulous illustrations of surgical tools and hospital supplies. Book printed in Philadelphia. 2. E. A. Yarnall Co. Hospital Supplies. Surgical...Orthopedic...Trusses...etc. Philadelphia 1892. 344 pp. 8vo. Full green cloth thin board cover, embossed in black. Normal wear, some silverfish evidence, inner hinges split front and back. Still tight and presentable. Profusely illustrated with everything from tools to furniture. 3. Sear Roebuck & Co. Surgical Instruments Physicians' and Hospital Supplies. Chicago. 1905. 232 pp. 8vo. Full gray cloth cover, embossed in color. Only light wear and soiling to covers, contents bright and clean. Well illustrated, Last two pp with illustrations of carriages for doctors. 4. A. S. Aloe Company. Catalog of Superior Surgical Instruments and Physicians and Surgeons Supplies. St. Louis. ca. 1891. 1068 (of 1070) pp Also lacks first two leaves (starts on p 5 - catalog complete). Full green/gray cloth covers, embossed. Professionally rebacked in buckram. Profusely illustrated. 5. Sharp & Smith. Surgical Instruments, Deformity Apparatus, Artificial Limbs...Surgeons' Appliances...Chicago. n.d. ca. 1890. 1014 pp. 8 vo. Full brown pebbled cloth, embossed. Hinges weak but holding. Spine cloth nearly detatched. Contents are in fine condition. Profusely Illustrated. 6. Charles Lentz &Sons. Surgical Instruments Hospital Supplies. Seventh Edition. Philadelphia. 1911. 610 pp. 8 vo. Full gray/green cloth cover, embossed in silver. Wear and stains to covers. Fraying to corner and spine tips. Contents profusely illustrated and in fine condition.

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