Catalogues 1-33 of Jeremy Norman & Co. (including [20] Sir Kenelm Digby, F.R.S., 1603-1665: a bibliography based on the collection of K. Garth Huston), issued 1971-1999 View larger
Catalogues 1-33 of Jeremy Norman & Co. (including [20] Sir Kenelm Digby, F.R.S., 1603-1665: a bibliography based on the collection of K. Garth Huston), issued 1971-1999
Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

[Stock catalogues, numbered series:] 1-33

San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1971-1999
Thirty-three catalogues (28 cm), as issued in publisher’s wrappers. - An unbroken run of the first 33 catalogues. ¶ Very good, unmarked copies.
Subjects
Author bibliography - Digby (Kenelm), 1603-1665
Medical books - Booksellers' catalogues
Private libraries - Blumenbach (Johann Friedrich), 1752-1840
Private libraries - Huston (Kenneth Garth), 1926-1987
Science books - Booksellers' catalogues
Trade catalogues
Authors/Creators
Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)
Owners
Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich, 1752-1840
Herbst, Ernst Friedrich Gustav, 1803-1893
Huston, Kenneth Garth, 1926-1987
Timberlake, William H.
Other names
Bazin, Antoine-Pierre-Ernest, 1807-1878
Digby, Kenelm, 1603-1665
ISBN
0930405293
9780930405298
  • This collection contains

  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 1] Rare books, manuscripts and prints in the history of medicine & the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., [1971?]
    (28 cm), 94 (2) pp., 4 p. of plates (pls.I-IV), text illustrations. 404 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “It is a promising beginning, and with further catalogues (including one on Evolution) planned, Mr Norman’s future looks encouraging” (from a notice of the catalogue in The Book Collector, Summer 1972, p.264).
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 2] Medicine & the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1975
    (28 cm), (4) 124 (2) pp., illustrations. 673 + 38 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 3] Catalysts: books which influenced Western civilization

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1977
    (28 cm), 120 pp., illustrations. 405 + 19 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 4] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1978
    (28 cm), 159 (1) pp., illustrations. 1097 items + 48 + 5 addenda; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 5] Science and technology

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1978
    (28 cm), 87 pp., illustrations. 308 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Includes two supplements (80 + 71 items), the latter on Leonardo da Vinci. ¶ Loosely inserted is “A Selection from our stock exhibited at the 8. Internationale Buch- und Kunst Antiquariatsmesse, Zurich, September 21-24, 1978” ([8] pp., reproduced from typescript). Losses to upper cover of wrapper.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 6] Medicine, travel & anthropology from the library of Johann Friedrich Blumenbach : a catalogue of the Blumenbach / Herbst collection

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1979
    (28 cm), xii, 116 pp., illustrations. 555 + 124 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Ernst Friedrich Gustav Herbst (1803-1893) was a student and colleague of Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752-1840). These books were acquired in a sale of Blumenbach’s library held in Göttingen on 27 July 1840 (Verzeichniß der vom weil. Obermedicinalrath Blumenbach nachgelassenen Bücher : welche Montags den 27. Juli 1840 und an den folgenden Tagen Abends von 6 bis 8 Uhr in der Wohnung des Univ.-Gerichts-Procurators Fr. Just. Schepeler an der Jüdenstraße meistbietend verkauft werden sollen. Göttingen: Menzel, 1840) and stayed in the family, moving to Zurich, then to America, where (at Lake Leelanau, Michigan) Norman found them.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 7] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1980
    (28 cm), 128 pp., illustrations. 741 + 16 items. “Price List for Catalogue 7 … First Revision March, 1981” loosely inserted ([4] pp., stapled). Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Loosely inserted is “A Selection from our stock exhibited at the 1981 New York Antiquarian Book Fair, New York, May 9-11, 1981” ([4] pp., stapled).
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 8] Twelve manuscripts

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1980
    (28 cm), 54 pp., illustrations. 12 items. Price List loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 9] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1981
    (28 cm), 104 pp., illustrations. 548 + 11 + 10 items. Price List loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 10] Science & medicine

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., [1982]
    (28 cm), 136 pp., illustrations. 726 items. Price List loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 11] Medicine & the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1983
    (28 cm), 112 pp., illustrations. 583 items; priced. Price List loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 12] Catalysts : 2 : Economics & the social sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1983
    (28 cm), 64 pp., illustrations. 278 items. Price List loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 13] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1983
    (28 cm), 136 pp., illustrations. 919 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 14] Medicine & the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1984
    (28 cm), 127 (1) pp., illustrations. 814 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Stamped “Received 10 Oct 1984”.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 15] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1985
    (28 cm), 112 pp., illustrations. 638 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 16] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1985
    (28 cm), 96 pp., illustrations. 506 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Compiled by Jeremy M. Norman and Davida Rubin.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 17] Medicine & the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1986
    (28 cm), 112 pp., illustrations. 567 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 18] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1987
    (28 cm), 127 (1) pp., illustrations. 665 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 19] The library of K. Garth Huston, Sr.

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1989
    (28 cm), 72 pp., illustrations. 391 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “Part one of the catalogue of the library of K. Garth Huston, Sr. contains four separate collections: The Sir Thomas Browne collection, The Walter Charleton collection, The Thomas Fuller collection and the Sir Geoffrey Keynes collection”.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 20] Sir Kenelm Digby, F.R.S., 1603-1665: a bibliography based on the collection of K. Garth Huston, Sr., M.D, compiled and annotated by Davida Rubin

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1991
    (24 cm), xvi, 130 pp., frontispiece, text illustrations. 272 entries. Publisher’s red cloth (no dust jacket issued). - Annotated bibliography of Digby’s publications on the most diverse subjects, based on the collection of Kenneth Garth Huston, Sr. (1926-1987). 350 copies printed. Issued conjointly as Jeremy Norman & Co., Bibliography series; no. 4. ¶ Fine, unmarked copy.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 21] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1991
    (28 cm), 128 pp., illustrations. 527 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Compiled by Davida Rubin.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 22] Medicine and the Life Sciences : 661 items mostly priced under $500

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., [1992?]
    (28 cm), 42 pp. 661 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Address label on lower wrapper.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 23] Mathematics, physics, computer science and astronomy from the seventeenth to twentieth centuries

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1992
    (28 cm), 42 pp., illustrations. 238 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 24] Classics of ophthalmology

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1992
    (28 cm), 80 pp., illustrations. 349 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “This catalogue describes 331 classics of ophthalmology and optics from the 16th to 20th centuries, chiefly from the library of a distinguished private collector…” (Introduction). Compiled by Davida Rubin.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 25] Neurosciences : including selections from the William H. Timberlake collection

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1993
    (28 cm), 96 pp., illustrations. 537 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Compiled by Davida Rubin & Diana Hook.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 26] Classics of ophthalmology, part two

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1993
    (28 cm), 52 pp., illustrations. 517 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “Containing items mostly priced under $500” (cover). Compiled by Davida Rubin. ¶ Address label removed from lower wrapper.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 27] Medicine and the life sciences

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1993
    (28 cm), 112 pp., illustrations. 364 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 28] Classics of Medicine & Science, from Alchemy to Computers

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1994
    (28 cm), 127 (1) pp., illustrations. 564 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 29] Classics of Medicine & Science

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1995
    (28 cm), (6) 90 pp., illustrations. 357 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 30] Classics of science & medicine : with a special section on plastic surgery & some remarkable autograph letters (issued in conjunction with the 16th ILAB bookfair, San Francisco, 6-8 September 1996)

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1996
    (28 cm), (8) 112 pp., illustrations. 429 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 31] Classics of Science & Medicine

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1997
    (28 cm), (4) 84 pp., [2] p. of colour illustrations, black & white text illustrations. 331 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “Distinguished by the archive of papers and drawings, mainly relating to the anatomy and pathology of the lungs, of Antoine-Pierre-Ernest Bazin (1807-78), the drawings of great if alarming delicacy, the writings copious - altogether ‘the largest collection of unpublished autograph manuscripts by a major scientist that we have handled in our 26 years of business’” (from a notice in The Book Collector, Winter 1997, p.580).

  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 32] Classics of science and medicine

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1998
    (28 cm), 94 (2) pp., [2] p. of colour illustrations, black & white text illustrations. 339 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Jeremy Norman & Co. (San Francisco)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 33] Classics of science & medicine : with special sections on rare bibliography & reference, and evolution & paleontology

    San Francisco, Jeremy Norman & Co., 1999
    (28 cm), 80 pp., illustrations. 280 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Compiled by Diana Hook and Jeremy Norman.
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