t Old South Books, we buy and sell antiquarian and out of print medical books and related books including works by physician writers including A.J. Cronin, Arthur Conan Doyle, W. Sumerset Maugham, and William Carlos Williams.

Old South Books was established in 1975.  Catalogues have been continuously issued since then.

D.J. Canale retired from the active practice of neurosurgery ten years ago with forty years experience collecting and later selling important books in the history of medicine.  He now devotes full time to antiquarian books.

Our stock also includes manuscripts, letters, documents and old prints of hospitals and physicians.

We offer appraisals of medical libraries.

Catalogues are issued four times a year.  New customers will be added to our mailing list on request.


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Owner of Old South Books-

D. J. Canale

Old South Books

180 Azalea Garden Way

Memphis, TN 38111

Phone: (901) 767-1514

Cell: (901) 483-7760

Email: djcanale@comcast.net