Rare book collection

  1. The Ceylon Medical Journal Vol 1 1887
  2. Journal of the Ceylon Branch of British Medical Association Vol 1 1904
  3. The Journal of the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Childrens Vol. 1 1951
  4. The Lancet Vol 1 1823
  5. The Practitioner Vol 1 1889
  6. Brain: A Journal of Neurology Vol 1 1878/79
  7. AVECENNAE ARABVM MEDICORVM Part 1 & 2 1608.
  8. PLANTAE ASIATICAE RARIORES; Or Descriptions and Figures of a Select Number of Unpublished East Indian Plants by Nathaniel Walliah. M;  Vol. 1,11, 111, 1831,1832 (containing plates)
  9. The Complete Herbal by Nicholas Culpeper, MCMLII (1953)
  10. Health Progress in Ceylon:A Survey by Dr. David Montague De Silva 1956 May
  11. Report on the Organisation of the Health Services of Ceylon by Lt. Gen. Sir Bennett 1956 March
  12. A Guide to – Health Unit Procedure in Ceylon by Dr  S F Chellappah and Dr W P Jacocks 1936
  13. Administration Report of the Director of Health Services for 1965-66
  14. Administration Report of the Acting Director of Medical and Sanitary Services for 1935-  1939 (Dr. S. T. Gunasekera)
  15. Administration Report of the Director of Medical & Sanitary Services for  1948-1951 Dr. W G Wickremesinghe
  16. Administration Report of the Acting Director of Health Serves for 1952-1954
  17. Administration Report of the Director of  Health Services for 1955-1956 Dr. D L J Kahawita, & 1959 Dr W A Karunaratne
  18. The Colombo Medical School Centenary 1870-1970
  19. Regulations of the Ceylon Medical College Calendar For 1910-1911
  20. The Ceylon Medical College Calendar for the Year 1917/18, , 1929/30, 1930/31, 1937
  21. The Ceylon Medico-Legal Manual by Charles Mathew Thomasz 1907
  22. The Genuine Works of Hipprocratics by Francis Adams Vol. 1 & 2  1849
  23. The Medical Works of Hippocrates by John Chadwick & W N Mann
  24. An English Translation of the Sushruta Samhita edited by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna Vol. 1 11 111 1911
  25. The Life of  Florence Nightingale  by Sir Edward Cook 1914 Vol. 1 (1820-1861) & Vol. 11 (1862-1910)
  26. Notes on Nursing by Florence Nightingale 1860
  27. A Short History of Nursing  by Lavinia L. Dock 4th edition
  28. A History of Epidemic Pestilences by Edward Bascome 1851
  29. Hypnotism its History, Practice and Theory by JM Bramwell, 1903.   (H room   Acc. No. 1222)
  30. History of Philosophy by George Henry Lewes, 1871.    –  (H room Acc. No 324)
  31. A Short History of Medicine by Charles Singer 1928
  32. History of Medicine by Dr. Max Neuburger Vol 1  1910
  33. Medical History from the earliest times A Popular History of the Healing Art by Edward Theodore Withington 1894
  34. The History of Caesarean Section by J H Young 1944
  35. A History of Tropical Medicine by H Harold Scott Vol. 1 & 2 1939
  36. A History of Public Health by G Roses, 1958 H room, Acc. No. 899
  37. A History of Neurological Surgery edited by A Earl Walker 1951
  38. A History of Medical Education by Dr. Theodor Puschmann 1891
  39. History of British Medical Association 1832-1932
  40. A History of the Royal College of Physicians of London Vol. 1  & 11 by Sir George Clark, Vol. 1 ; 1964. , Vol. 11; 1966   H room     Acc.No 188
  41. Atlas and Epitome of Diseases Caused by Accidents by Dr Ed. Golebiewski. 1900
  42. The History of Bacteriology by William Bulloch 1938
  43. An Introduction to the History of Medicine by Charles Greene Cumston 1926
  44. Evolution of Plastic Surgery by Maxwell Maltz, 1946
  45. Malaria, Influenza and Dengue by Dr Julius Mannaberg & Dr O Leichtenstern  1905
  46. Instructions for the Prevention of Malarial Fever 1900
  47. Two Monographs on Malaria and the Parasites of Malarial Fevers by E Marchiafava & A Bignami 1894
  48. A Practical Study of Malaria by Willaim H Deaderick 1909
  49. The Prevention of Malaria by Ronald Ross 1910
  50. Memoirs with a Full Account of The Great Malaria Problems and its Solution by Ronald Ross 1923
  51. A Basis of Surgical Ward Work by R L Spittel 1915
  52. Essentials of Surgery by R L Spittel Vol 1 1932
  53. The Poisonous Snakes of India Complied by Joseph Ewart 1878
  54. On the Nature and Action of the Poison of Some Indian Venomous Snakes 1873
  55. The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine A Chronicle by Alan M Chesney Vol. 1 1943
  56. Doctors by Themselves- An Anthology by Edward F. Griffith 1951
  57. The Origination of Mankind , Considered and Examined According to the Light of Nature written by the Honourable Sir Matthew Hale 1677
  58. A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles;  Part 1,  A-ANT 1884
  59. Dictionary of Practical Medicine by James Copland Vol. 1 11 111 1858
  60. The Cyclopedia of Practical Surgery by William B Costella Vol. 1  11 111 1861
  61. British Pharmacopeia 1858
  62. British Pharmacopeia, 1900        Acc No. 632
  63. Around the World via India: A Medical Tour by Nicholas Senn 1905
  64. Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine by James Sands Elliott 1914
  65. American Medicine by Dr Henry Sigerist 1934
  66. An Essay on the Antiquity of Hindoo Medicine by J F Royle 1837
  67. A Short Account of The Antiquity of Hindu Medicine by David C Muthu  2nd edition 1927
  68. Medical Philosophy  Man’s Peculiarities, Weakness, Diseases, Degeneration and Remedies  by W Russell 1907
  69. Essays and Observations on Natural History, Anatomy, Physiology, Psychology and Geology by John Hunter Vol. 1 & 11 1861
  70. Medicine and the Mind by Dr Maurice DE Fleury 1900
  71. Sigmund Freud His Personality, His Teaching and His School by Wittels Fritz 1924
  72. Orations and Addresses by Sir John Blani-Sutton 1924
  73. Treatment of Hypnotism and Suggestion or Psycho-Therapeutics by Tuckey C Lloyd 1921
  74. Medicine Marches on by Edward Podolsky 1934
  75. Evidence As to Man’s Place in Nature by Thomas Henry Huxley, 1864
  76. Researches into the Physical History of Mankind by James Cowles Prichard, 3rd edition Vol. 11, 1837
  77. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon by Moore, Part 1-v,viii,ix, 1884-7
  78. Notes on Ceylon and Its Affairs by James Steuart, 1862
  79. Description of Ceylon by the Rev. James Cordiner, Vol. 1, 1807
  80. An Account of the Island of Ceylon by Robert Percival, 1803
  81. Enumeratio Plantarum Zeylaniae:An Enumeration of Ceylon Plants, with descriptions of the new and little knows genera and species observations on their habitats, uses, native names etc by G H K Thwaites 1864
  82. An Account of the Island of Ceylon, containing its History, Geography, Natural History, with the Manners and Customs of its various Inhabitants; by Robert Percival 1803
  83. Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon by Sir J Emerson Tennent 1861
  84. Thesaurus Zeylanicus by Joannes Burmannus, 1737
  85. Handbook of The British Flora; A Description of The Flowering Plants and Ferns by George Bentham, Vol. 1 & 2 1865
  86. Handbook of the Fracture of Forensic Medicine based upon personal experience by Johann Ludwig Casper Vol iv 1865
  87. Alarming Heart Attacks Serious and Innocent by H.O. Gunawardena, 1931      Acc. No. 548, H room
  88. St.  Mark’s Hospital London Century Volume   (H room  Acc. No. 1280)
  89. The English Cyclopaedia Vol. 1,11,111, iv by Charles Knight, 1854-1856   (H room)
  90. A Universal English – German  German _ English Dictionary by F Flugel, 1891  (H room Acc. No. 1348)
  91. Ceylon Administration Reports 1867-1872,1874,1876,1877,1878,1879,1880-1884