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A Mirror for Cure-Takers by  Harold; editor Holand - Signed First Edition - 1946 - from Bookworks (SKU: 997646)

A Mirror for Cure-Takers

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A Mirror for Cure-Takers

by Holand, Harold; editor

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
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Milwaukee: Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association, 1946. Collection of essays from inmates of Wisconsin's then 21 sanatoria, rest-homes for tubuculosis sufferers, with a few essays on the disease and its cure; subtitled "A book about the cure-taking experience, by Wisconsin people who have felt that experience deeply." INSCRIBED by the author on the front end sheet: "To Henry G. Gunderson, This little green book, Harold Holand 2-13-46." Hardcover, full green cloth with gilt lettering. corners lightly worn, no jacket; end sheets browned. Text clean; xx, 184 pages; photos, line drawings.. Inscribed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 6¼" by 9¼".


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A Mirror for Cure-Takers
Holand, Harold; editor
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
First Edition
Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association
Place of Publication
Date published
History of Medicine, Tuburculosis, Consumption
6¼" by 9¼"

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