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Health Is Wealth

by de Kruif, Paul

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Very Good/No Jacket
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1940. This book, by the author of Microbe Hunters, is a report on a five-year effort to promote a national health program and obtain the political support to enact it into law; de Kruif was a microbiologist, well-known as a writer on medical and science issues; signed by the author and inscribed to Alene Erlanger, a kennel owner and dog breeder who, a few months after Pearl Harbor, organized a national program, Dogs for Defense, to select and train dogs for military use in World War II (black covers with silver lettering on spine; front end paper removed; otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy; in stock & available for immediate shipment from a reliable independent bookstore). Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Bookseller
House of Our Own Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
006002
Title
Health Is Wealth
Author
de Kruif, Paul
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt Brace & Company
Place of Publication
New York , NY, U.S.A.
Date Published
1940

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