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Let's Eat Right to Keep Fit by  Adelle Davis - First Edition Later Printing  - 1960 - from Gargoyle Books and

Let's Eat Right to Keep Fit

by Davis, Adelle

Condition: Very Good/Good

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1960. First Edition Later Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Copy 2. A VG book in only a Good DJ, still the First Edition from 1954, perhaps a 1960 printing. Still a classic in the nutrition field, with an Introduction by then National Secretary of the American Academy of Nutrition, W. D. Currier, M. D. Hardcover in 322 pages has light green cloth-covered boards with darker green lettering to front & spine. Condition is VG: generally clean, binding strong & straight, pages lightly tanned all over, no foxing. Old gift inscription in pen on ffep; NO other writing/underlining/highlighting; NOT ex-lib. The unclipped DJ (with orig. $3.50 price on front flap, crossed out) is downgraded to only Good due to chipping & edgewear all around, some creasing & small holes, rubbing to extremities. Nicely protected in new archival mylar cover. Please see our photos--they depict the EXACT book you will receive from us, never "stock" images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2019. Same Day Shipping on all orders received by 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time); Weekends & holidays ship next business day.

A practical guide to nutrition designed to help you achieve good health through proper diet.

  • Bookseller: Gargoyle Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 015125
  • Title: Let's Eat Right to Keep Fit
  • Author: Davis, Adelle
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition Later Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company
  • Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1960
  • Keywords: food diet cooking nutrition vitamin mineral illness health fitness meal american obesity
  • Bookseller catalogs: Health/Fitness/Diet/Nutrition;


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