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The Alcoholic Woman by  Benjamin ; M.D Karpman - Hardcover - "9th Printing June 1956" - 1956 - from Benjamin Hish, Bookseller (SKU: 863)

The Alcoholic Woman

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The Alcoholic Woman

by Karpman, Benjamin ; M.D

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
Very Good/No Jacket
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New Port Richey, Florida
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About This Item

Washington 6, D.C.: The Linacre Press, 1956. . 238 pages,[xi], including the 8 page index. Sub-titled "Case Studiesin the Psychdynamics of Alcoholism".The dark maroon full cloth binding is solid and square but quite soiled and stained on the front; although well used, this copy can provide many more years of service. Complete text with the intricate 3 charts is complete, clean and unmarked. A classic study of this baffling disease and its particularly devastating effects on women (and those who love them).. "9th Printing June 1956". Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Benjamin Hish, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
The Alcoholic Woman
Karpman, Benjamin ; M.D
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
"9th Printing June 1956"
The Linacre Press
Place of Publication
Washington 6, D.C.
Date published
Alcoholism Womens Studies Addiction Case Studies Medicine Research
Bookseller catalogs
5) General Nonfiction & Textbooks;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Benjamin Hish, Bookseller

All books are returnable, FOR ANY REASON, if I am notified of your intentions within 14 days of receipt. Naturally, books must be returned in the same condition as when received. Shipping, I am sorry, is not refundable, unless you feel the condition of your purchase is not as described. Books are shipped "Media-Mail" unless otherwise requested. Over-sized books and multi-volume book sets usually require additional postage, and you will be notified if such is the case. All dust-jacketed books now come with archival quality clear dust-jacket protectors, at no additional cost. Author signed/inscribed books are covered by a life-time guarantee of authenticity.

About the Seller

Benjamin Hish, Bookseller

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since: 2006
New Port Richey, Florida
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About Benjamin Hish, Bookseller

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"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
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