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Materia Medica for the Use of Students

by Biddle, John B.

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Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston 1871, 4th edition. (Hardcover) 385pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Rebound in tan leather. Illustrations, appendix, index, advertisements. There is a previous owner's name on the first page and the interior pages are a bit soiled in the margins. "Although little more than two years have elapsed since the publication… Read more
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image of The New Sex, Marriage and Birth Control; A Guide-Book to Sex Health and a Satisfactory Sex Life in Marriage

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Toronto: Marriage Welfare Bureau 1943. (Hardcover) 243pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Red cloth with black lettering on the cover and spine. Illustrations, photographs. "This book has its source in the fountain of bitter sorrow and the remembrance of scalding tears. Looking backward down the long corridors of silence and loneliness at the years… Read more
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St. Catharines: Provoker Press [0-8397-3015-2] 1978. (Hardcover) 619pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Textured gold covers with black lettering to the spine. Index. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed. "The author of this book has spent a full lifetime pursuing knowledge about natural health, first as a nurseryman and later as… Read more
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image of The Promise of Sleep; A Pioneer in Sleep Medicine Explores the Vital Connection Between Health, Happiness, and a Good Night's Sleep

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New York: Delacorte Press [0-385-32008-6] 1999. (Hardcover) 524pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Graphs, tables, appendices. The fore-edge is lightly soiled and the top and bottom of the spine are lightly worn. "The Promise of Sleep heralds the start of a revolution that will help us all live longer, healthier, more productive… Read more
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image of The Folk Remedy Encyclopedia; Olive Oil, Vinegar, Honey and 1,001 Other Home Remedies

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Peachtree City: FC&A Medical Publishing [1-932470-29-8] 2004. (Hardcover) 382pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Index. Some very minor scratches to the back cover. "Let The Folk Remedy Encyclopedia: Olive Oil, Vinegar, Honey and 1,001 Other Home Remedies be your guide to sensible, do-it-yourself treatments. You'll read about herbal remedies, ancient healing secrets, and other… Read more
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image of 8 Weeks to Optimum Health; A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf [0-679-44715-6] 1997. (Hardcover) 276pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Appendix, notes, index. "From Dr. Andrew Weil - one of the most brilliant and universally respected of the vanguard of doctors and medical researchers who are profoundly changing the ways in which we think about healing and health - his… Read more
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New York: W.W. Norton Company [0-393-03104-7] 1992. (Small 4to) 151pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Notes. A previous owner's book stamp on the front free endpaper. "The relationship between mind and body is punctuated with a repertoire of myth and mystery, suggests Cecil Helman in this beauifully written, thought-provoking collection of essays". … Read more
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Chinese Medicine

by Porkert, Manfred (With Christian Ullmann.) (Adapted by Mark Howson.)

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9780805012774
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New York: Henry Holt and Company [0-8050-1277-X] 1990. (Trade paperback) 318pp. Very good plus. Diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. The covers are lightly worn with some small wrinkles and punctures to the top of the spine. "Written for both the layman and the health professional by an acknowledged expert in the field, Chinese Medicine brilliantly… Read more
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Unbridled Books 978-1-60953-010-5 [978-1-60953-010-5] 2010. (Trade paperback) 308pp. Near fine. Illustrations, bibliography, index. "The desire to possess the skulls of the brilliant and famous - for study, for sale, for public (and private) display - has in some people been irresistible. And the lengths they have gone to achieve their acquisitions have at times… Read more
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image of Chinese Medicinal Teas; Simple, Proven, Folk Formulas for Common Diseases & Promoting Health

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Boulder: Blue Poppy Press 0-936185-076-7 [0-936185-076-7] 1996. (Trade paperback) 312pp. Very good plus. Recipes, bibliography, illustration, index. The spine is faded and a previous owner's inscription on the title page. "In Chinese Medicinal Teas, Zong Xiao-fan and Gary Liscum have created a compendium of simple, easy to make and take Chinese herbal remedies". … Read more
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Eating Alive; Prevention Thru Good Digestion

by Matsen, Jonn (Illustrations by Nelson Dewey.)

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9780969358602
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North Vancouver: Crompton Books [0-9693586-0-1] 1987. (Trade paperback) 300pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, recipes, index, appendix. The covers are a little toned and rubbed at the spine. "Eating Alive will take you on an adventurous journey through the digestive system in search of the mysterious cause of disease. Hundreds of original cartoon illustrations will… Read more
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Lectures on Homoepathic Philosophy

by Kent, James Tyler

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Berkeley: North Atlantic Books 0-9143038-61-4 [0-9143038-61-4] 1979. (Trade paperback) 244pp. Very good plus. Minor pencil underlining in the text and a few pages of red underlining around p.220. "These lectures were delivered in the POST-GRADUATE SCHOOL of HOMOEOPATHICS, and published in the Journal of Homoepathics, and, now in somewhat revised form, are given to… Read more
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image of Cure Tooth Decay; Remineralize Cavities and Repair Your Teeth Naturally with Good Food

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Los Gatos: Golden Child Publishing [9780982021323] 2011. (Trade paperback) 234pp. Very good plus. Photographs, illustrations, diagrams, notes, index. "Discover a protocal based on ancient wisdom from the world's indigenous cultures, a program that can be over 90% effective in halting and preventing tooth cavities without dental surgery or chemicals". Book about Holistic Medicine. … Read more
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Berkeley: University of California Press [0-520-06083-0] 1989. (Hardcover) 180pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, notes, references, index. "with Seeing Voices, Dr. Sacks launches on a new journey, a journey into the world of the deaf, which he explores with the same passion and insight that have illuminated other human conditions for his… Read more
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Toronto: Robert Rose 978-0-7788-0215-0 [978-0-7788-0215-0] 2009, 2nd edition, newly expanded and revised. (4to paperback) 413pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, index, advertisements. The covers are lightly edgeworn. "We owe it to ourselves to learn as much as possible about any preventative or therapeutic treatment we may be considering. This certainly applies to medicinal herbs, which… Read more
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Modern Medical Counselor

by Swartout, Hubert O.

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Oshawa: Signs of the Times Publishing Association 1944. (Hardcover) 926pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Textured black leatherette with green lettering and embossed design to the cover and spine. All edges marbled, illustrated endpapers, photographs, illustrations, index. The edges and corners are lightly worn and there is a previous owner's name on the front free… Read more
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London: Oxford University Press 1940. (Hardcover) 193pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and black lettering on the front cover. Diagrams, tables, index. The spine is lightly cocked, the covers are lightly edgeworn, previous owner names, inscription, and stamp inside, minor pencil notation in the text. "The… Read more
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Garden City: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc 1934. (Hardcover) 320pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering. Top edge stained blue, references, bibliography. The spine is worn, the back cover is discolored in two spots, and the dust jacket is chipped. "This courageous volume attacks a… Read more
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Buffalo: World's Dispensary Medical Assoc. 1895. (Hardcover) 1008pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Black cloth with silver lettering and silver crest on the spine and embossed lettering on the front and back covers. Black and white and color illustrations, index. The corners are lightly bumped, the cloth at the bottom edge is worn to the… Read more
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London: H.K. Lewis & Co 1941. (Hardcover) 451pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Black cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. Photographic frontispiece. The covers are lightly edgeworn and rubbed and there is a previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper. "Some men command admiration by their intellectual gifts; others, perhaps fewer, attract… Read more
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