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Coiffures of Style and Quality

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hyman and Oppenheim: 1918

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003438

Condition: Good


Original brown paper boards with red and gilt decoration. Much of paper backstrip worn away, but cloth hinges intact. A catalog of wigs, toupees, switches, pompadours, transformations, bangs, curls, nets, coloring, and accessories for men and women. A special Holiday Section offers wigs for dolls ! A few pencilled prices, and notes inside back cover. Exceedingly scarce. Edgewear and cover spotting as shown in photo. One 2-inch edge tear. 78 pp. View more info

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Montreal Neurological Institute;McGill University, Annual Reports Twelfth to Seventeenth, 1946-1952

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill University/ Montreal Neurological Institute: 1952

Seller ID: 004990

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Very good condition, with no extraneous writing except previous owner's name and institute stamp. Heavy, so might need additonal postage. Approx 180 pp. View more info

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Review of Reviews Course in Physical Trainiing, Health, and Life Extension; Lessons 2,3,4,5, and 7 of 7

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Review of Reviews Company.: 1920

Seller ID: 010366

Condition: Very Good


Five green softcover stapled booklets. How to Eat; Air, Sunlight, and Weather; How to Work: Colds, Hayfever, Infections; and The Perfect Body. Spines faded. No writing except ink notes inside rear cover of Lesson 7. From the Rules of Health Formulated by the One Hundred Experts of the Hygiene Reference Board of the Life Extension Institute. Several drawings. 287 pp. View more info

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Wide-Awake School (Canadian Hygiene Series)

By: Andress, J. Mace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ginn and Company:

Seller ID: 007322

Condition: Near Fine


Original green cloth on boards. Outstanding condition health text from the 30's. "An imaginative, dramatic story of the health achievements of the children of a sleepy school and a sleepy community." - Preface. No writing or damage. 184 pp. View more info

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Treatment of the Commoner Diseases Met With By the General Practitioner

By: Barker, Lewellys F. (M.D.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1934

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004905

Condition: Good Plus


Original maroon blindstamped cloth on boards. DJ repaired inside. Based upon ten lectures delivered to the Academy of Medicine of Lima and Allen County, Ohio, in 1933. Dr. Barker was Professor Emeritus of Medicine, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md. Advances in methods of studying patients, Infectious diseases, Respiratory system, Circulatory system, Blood-building organs, Digestive apparatus, Kidneys and urinary passages, Locomotor system, Nervous and mental di... View more info

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The Young Wife's Advice Book; A Complete Guide for Mothers on Health, Self-Management, and the Care of the Baby

By: Black, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co., Limited:

Edition: Entirely New Edition, Revised

Seller ID: 007310

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original khaki cloth on boards. No date, but ca. 1915. Previous owner's name and date 23-8-17. All you need to know about menstruation, pregnancy, and caring for young children, but not a peep about sex ! 160 pp. plus ads. View more info

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On Self-Culture; Intellectual, Physical, and Moral ; A Vade Mecum for Young Men and Students

By: Blackie, John Stuart

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner, Armstrong, and Company: 1874

Seller ID: 004753

Condition: Good Plus


Original maroon highly-decorated cloth on boards. The culture of the intellect, On physical culture, On moral culture. 116 pp. plus brief catalog. Bookplate and stamp of Rogers Memorial Library, Bethany Bible College, and card pocket. Riverside Press binder's label. Blackie was Professor of Greek in the University of Edinburgh. Previous owner's name in light pencil. View more info

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I Am A Grateful Man

By: Boone, Terry

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 011740

Condition: Very Good


Self-published tribute to a sister who cared for him through Multiple Sclerosis event, but passed away in September, 2014. Softcover of approx. 200 pp. View more info

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Cosmic Sounds: Sounds That Heal

By: Chia, Mantak

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chlang Mai, Thailand, Universal Tau Publications: 2002

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 011620

ISBN: 0-935621-32-6

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Purple softcover. Theory, Practice, Sounds, and Daily Practice. 43 pp. View more info

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Enzymes

By: Dixon, Malcolm and Webb, Edwin C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, & Co., Ltd.: 1965

Edition: Second Edition, Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 007822

Condition: Very Good


Original bright red cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ lightly chipped around edges. Previous owner's name with no other marks or writing. Heavy book will need extra postage. 950 pp. with Index. View more info

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The Weather Makers; How We are Changing the Climate and What it Means for Life On Earth

By: Flannery, Tim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.: 2006

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 011097

ISBN: 0-00-200751-7

Condition: Very Good


Black paper boards. DJ has suffered rough handling, with 3-inch tear to rear fold. No writing. Universal praise from a host of commentators. 275 pp. View more info

Image for Longevity; The Means of Prolonging Life After Middle Age

Longevity; The Means of Prolonging Life After Middle Age

By: Gardner, John (M.D.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, William F. Gill and Company: 1875

Edition: Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Seller ID: 006905

Condition: Good


Original faded red cloth on boards. Cover and spine titles in gold worn. Previous owner's name in lovely script, which was apparently copied in light pencil above it. Stated purpose of this doctor's book is "To treat of one epoch only...advanced age...to show what is the precise nature of the changes which take place in that epoch...to enumerate the most common troubles...to point out the means ...for ameliorating or avoiding those troubles." - pp. 18-19. We... View more info

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Modern Marriage and Birth Control (Rewritten and Revised)

By: Griffith, Edward F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1944

Edition: Rewritten and Revised: 16th Impression

Seller ID: 003936

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. DJ heavily taped inside. This book received broad approval as witnessed by the three introductions. 255 pp. with index. View more info

Shell Shock; The Psychological Impact of War

By: Holden, Wendy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Channel 4 Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 012288

ISBN: 0-7522-2199-X

Condition: Near Fine


Suggested reading to accompany 'Vietnam' series currently on TV. Also, see related videos shown on Channel 4 (Britain). 192 pp. View more info

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The Small Outsider; The Story of an Autistic Child

By: Hundley, Joan Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., St. Martin's Press: 1972

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006426

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ has minor wear head and foot. Previous owner's name. David's mother tells his story, with progressive photos. Set in Australia. 150 pp. View more info

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The Human Body

By: Kahn, Fritz (M.D.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 007832

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original blue cloth on boards. Small spots on covers. Previous owner's name. Many illustrations, some in colour. Lower corner tip of last leaf missing. 288 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Death Ship of Halifax Harbour

By: Laffoley, Steven

Price: $15.00

Publisher: East Lawrencetown, N.S., Pottersfield Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012443

ISBN: 978-1-897426-09

Condition: Near Fine


Photo-cover paperback of 191 pp. takes the reader on a voyage from England to Halifax, with detailed account of the progress of cholera among the pasengers. View more info

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Practice of Natural Therapeutics (Library of Natural Therapeutics, Vol. II)

By: Lindlahr, Henry (M.D.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lindlahr Publishing Co.: 1920

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 011221

Condition: Good Plus


Dark blue cloth on boards. A General Regimen for Wholesome Living. Treatment of Acute Diseases. Treatment of Chronic Diseases. Miscellaneous Treatments. Baby Book. First Aid. Care of the Teeth. Why Grow Old ? 470 pp. plus Appendix ( Ads for Lindlahr College of Natural Therapeutics and Lindlahr Sanitarium, Chicago). View more info

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Clinics in Endocrinology and Metabolism; Calcium Metabolism and Bone Disease

By: MacIntyre, Iain (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, W.B. Saunders Company, Ltd.: 1972

Edition: Volume I, Number I

Seller ID: 007823

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on boards. Fifteen lectures on related subjects. 328 pp. with Index. View more info

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The Eustace Miles System of Physical Culture; with Hints as to Diet

By: Miles, Eustace

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Health & Strength, Limited: 1907

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003315

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey cloth lettered in black with portrait pastedown on boards. Two large foldout exercise charts, one for women and one for men. The chart for men is complete, but torn and unrepaired. Miles was apparently the king of physical culture in his day, and was no slouch in the classics (Kings College, Cambridge) either. Photo shows corners missing from cover portrait pastedown. Two previous owners' names, with no other marks. 139 pp. plus many ads. View more info