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NUTRITION: The Chemistry of Life by  Lafayette B Mendel - First Edition - 1923 - from Dale Steffey Books and

NUTRITION: The Chemistry of Life

by Mendel, Lafayette B

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued

New Haven: Yale Univ Press, 1923. SCARCE. Lafayette Mendel along with collaborator Thomas B. Osborne was known for writing over 100 papers on nutrition, and particularly their studies of Vitamin A, Vitamin B, lysine, tryptophan, and ricin. Very Good, top rear corner bumped, light wear to corners, light soiling to cloth. 150 pp. with 3 fold-out charts, numerous photographs and illustrations. The Hitchcock Lectures Delivered at the University of California 1923. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 006954
  • Title: NUTRITION: The Chemistry of Life
  • Author: Mendel, Lafayette B
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket, As Issued
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Yale Univ Press
  • Place: New Haven
  • Date published: 1923
  • Bookseller catalogs: Chemistry; Medicine;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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