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HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Medical Advisor in the Use of Humphreys' Remedies.
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HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Medical Advisor in the Use of Humphreys' Remedies.

By Humphreys, Frederick, M.D 1816-1900.

New York: Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co, (1926). Illustrated by b/w frontis; two laid in ads have b/w illustrations. Stated Revised and enlarged edition. Tipped-in slip on dose adjustment from pellets to the "new" tablet forms (and) "How much medicine and how long a time is required for a cure" facsimile signature. Red blind-stamped cloth, gilt print. 12mo. pp. [iv], iv, 23-489, [19] Ads, [10] Index, [8] Memorandum pages (blank). Near Fine/No jacket. Endpapers toned; crisp copy (no writing or ownership). Includes two laid in Humphreys advertisements: 1-The Home Treatment for Piles (or Hemorrhoids) which includes a list of remedies and remedies for dogs, cats, foxes, poultry and other animals (8vo folded 4 pages very good); 2-Humphreys' Mavel Witch Hazel which includes Humphreys' "77" for colds, lists of homeopathic and veterinary remedies (4 pages 16mo, fine); 3-Nervous Prostration Neuasthemia, Causes, Consequences and Treatment includes list of remedies (24mo, 4 pages fine). He founded Hemphreys Homeopathic Medicine Co in 1854, then Humphreys Medicine Co. in 1940, currently Humphreys Pharmacal, Inc. (since 1968)..

$30.00

HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Medical Advisor in the Use of Humphreys' Remedies.
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HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Medical Advisor in the Use of Humphreys' Remedies.

By Humphreys, Frederick, M.D 1816-1900.

New York: Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co, (1926). Illustrated by b/w frontis; one laid in ad has b/w illustrations. Stated Revised and enlarged edition. Red blind-stamped cloth, gilt print. 12mo. pp. [iv], iv, 23-489, [19] Ads, [10] Index, [8] Memorandum pages (blank). Very Good/No jacket. Faint spots to boards; endpapers and frontis toned, page edges starting; no writing or ownership. Includes two laid in Humphreys advertisements: 1--Humphreys' Mavel Witch Hazel which includes Humphreys' "77" for colds, lists of homeopathic and veterinary remedies (4 pages 16mo, fine); 2-Nervous Prostration Neuasthemia, Causes, Consequences and Treatment includes list of remedies (24mo, 4 pages fine). He founded Hemphreys Homeopathic Medicine Co in 1854, then Humphreys Medicine Co. in 1940, currently Humphreys Pharmacal, Inc. (since 1968)..

$25.00

HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Revised Edition, Based on the Original Edition by Frederick Humphreys M. D.
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HUMPHREYS' MENTOR, Revised Edition, Based on the Original Edition by Frederick Humphreys M. D.

By Humphreys, Frederick, M.D 1816-1900.

New York: Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co, (1941). Illustrated by b/w frontis. Stated Revised and enlarged edition. c.1889. Red blind-stamped cloth, gilt print. 12mo. pp. vi, 193. Index, 8 Ads. Near Fine/No jacket. Toning starting at end sheets, no writing or ownership. Includes laid in Humphreys ad: Nervous Prostration Neuasthemia, Causes, Consequences and Treatment includes list of remedies (24mo, 4 pages fine). This edition is formatted as the late 19th century editions. He founded Hemphreys Homeopathic Medicine Co in 1854, then Humphreys Medicine Co. in 1940, currently Humphreys Pharmacal, Inc. (since 1968)..

$35.00

PERUNA ALMANAC LUCKY DAY 1906. Handy Book of Information for the Family. One Copy for Each Household.
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PERUNA ALMANAC LUCKY DAY 1906. Handy Book of Information for the Family. One Copy for Each Household.

By Hartman, S. B., M. D.

Columbus, Ohio: Peruna Drug Mfg. Co., 1906. Edited by jpg FC. Illustrated by Engraved front cover shows laboratories 1-4 (from log cabin to the Hartman Sanitorium) recto, Astrological Chart verso, Rear has short calendar for two years 1906-07 and compliments of Ralph Gorham Lenox, Mass. Drugs, Medicines, Chemicals ad recto with Sanitorium ad verso; multiple text ports, cameos and line drawings internally. First edition. Stapled pamphlet with corner hanging hole and original string. 8vo 56x40cm. pp. 32. Good. Cover has three corners and rear edge chips with light toning. Internal newsprint page toning with short top tears but no text loss. The family moved to Columbus in 1880's and the Hartman patriarch manufactured Peruna, Manalin and Lacupia. With D. R. Summy, M. D. establish the alternative health spa Hartman Sanitorium which from the rear cover ad offered "Bathing, German Method; Manual Massage; Vibratory Treatment; Static, Galvanic and Faradic Electricity; X-rays and Radiotherapy; Physical Culture and Calisthenics; Medical Gymnastics, Swedish Movements, Rest Cure, Diet Cure". Contents include Jewish Calendar and weather verso and testimonials for the cure of catarrh of the...nose; head; eye and ear; throat and larynx; bronchial tubes; lungs; stomach; bowels; liver and kidneys; bladder; pelvis as well as, Epdemic, Systemic and Chronic Catarrh the scourge of Christendom. From Dan Baum's New Yorker 9/15/03 "Jake-Leg" article: "Peruna was a famous "Prohibition tonic," weighing in at around 18% grain alcohol. A nostrum known as "Jamaican ginger" was ordered to change its formula by Prohibition officials. To fool a chemical test some vendors added a toxic chemical, tricresyl phosphate, an organophosphate compound that produced organophosphate-induced delayed neuropathy, a chronic nerve damage syndrome similar to that caused by certain nerve agents. Unwary imbibers suffered a form of paralysis that came to be known as jake-leg..

$25.00

EPA with Lecithin. Nutrition against: Heart Disease, Strokes, Cardiovascular Disease. A Better Health Guide.
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EPA with Lecithin. Nutrition against: Heart Disease, Strokes, Cardiovascular Disease. A Better Health Guide.

By Miller, Dr. Bruce B.

Fort Worth, TX: Institute for Preventative Health Care, 1984. Illustrated by line drawings. First edition. Illustrated stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 28. Near Fine..

$15.00

SURFACE WATERS OF MASSACHUSETTS. Prepared in cooperation with The Commonwealth of Massachusetts. WSP 415
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SURFACE WATERS OF MASSACHUSETTS. Prepared in cooperation with The Commonwealth of Massachusetts. WSP 415

By Pierce, C. H. and H. J. Dean.

Washington, DC: GPO, 1916. Illustrated by Tables, 6 figures and 12 plates (3-folding, one large in rear pocket) collated . First edition. Department of the Interior. Franklin K. Lane, Secretary. United States Geological Survey. Water-Supply Papers. stitched wraps, printed clay card covers (with added protective mylar and cloth backing). 8vo. pp. 433. Gazetteer of Streams [p.303-430], Index. Very Good. Archival cover and rear envelope repairs; rear cover chipped with small stain of front. Internally near fine with several publisher mishaps and tiny dogears to rear pages facing cover chip; rear folding plate toned (but never opened). Introduction by Nathan C. Grover (1868-1956). Includes (half-size) TSL to Hon. Franklin K. Lane from Alfred P. Sawyer, Esq. (1856-1936) dated January 26, 1920 requesting copy of 415 with DI reply stamps. Sawyer pencil notes on Abbey Reservoir p.304, Cold Spring Brook p.324 and Valley Brook p.420 in Gazetteer. Sawyer was also President of the Chelmsford and Lowell Historical Societies. The extensive Gazetteer of Streams lists all streams, lakes and ponds in MA collected by USGS 1884-1907..

$40.00

PHYSIOLOGIC HEARING TESTS (Reprint from The Laryngoscope, St. Louis, September 1908
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PHYSIOLOGIC HEARING TESTS (Reprint from The Laryngoscope, St. Louis, September 1908

By Stewart, Thomas M. M.D.

(St. Louis)., (1908). Illustrated by one b&w of Ferguson tuning forks. Reprint thus edition. Stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 8. Good. Tears in old fold lines archivally repaired, overall toning. Comparison of three manufacturers of tuning forks, prognosis test, tuning fork principles and procedure. Monthly journal established in 1896-present. Stewart was also a contributor to East West (1927) in an article entitled "Concentration" and listed as a test coordinator in the test drug-proving (belladonna) of the American Homeopathic, Ophthalmological, Otological and Laryngological Society as well as a Cincinnati leader in the Directory of Yogoda and Sat-Sanga Centers..

$15.00

CLIMATES & HEALTH RESORTS IN THE DOMINION OF CANADA. Reprinted from the "Transactions of the American Climatological Association" 1902
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CLIMATES & HEALTH RESORTS IN THE DOMINION OF CANADA. Reprinted from the "Transactions of the American Climatological Association" 1902

By Hinsdale, Guy M.D 1858-1948.

London: John Bale, Sons & Danielsson, Ltd, 1902. Illustrated by 25 b&w figures, color folding map of Eastern Section of the Georgian Bay. First thus edition. Original green printed wraps bound in cloth backed marbled library boards. 8vo. pp. 35, [1]. Near Fine. Harvard bookplate stamped withdrawn on library boards. Original title cover has one small embossed, one ink and pen numbers to cover, internally fine. Disease free destinations with great water treatments, including statistics on rainfall amounts, three mean temperature charts. Philadelphia physician, professor of climatology at serveral universities, medical director of the Homestead at Hot Springs and Greenbrier at White Sulfer Springs (VA); served in various elected positions for the American Academy of Medicine, American Climatology and Clinical Association, fellow of the Society of Medicine, London and College of the Physicians of Philadelphia..

$50.00

Electricity if Life! Dr. C. P. French's Improved Electro-Magnetic Appliances.
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Electricity if Life! Dr. C. P. French's Improved Electro-Magnetic Appliances.

By Baker, I.

Boston: I. Baker, Sole Proprietor, (1882). Illustrated by engraved port and 4 appliances. Assumed first edition. folded pamphlet. 8vo. pp. [4]. Near Fine. Only fault is two old folds. Patten applied for 18 April 1882 and trademark port, a list of complaints to be treated by one of four appliances (Waist Band, Lung Protector, Ladies Supporter and Inner Soles) which are made to order. Includes testimonials and references (names of users you may correspond with from Boston to Cape Breton)..

$35.00

JAUNDICE BITTERS [and] Stuccins's Stomach Bitters [a serious and a silly offering on bitters].
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JAUNDICE BITTERS [and] Stuccins's Stomach Bitters [a serious and a silly offering on bitters].

By Hollis, Thomas, Druggist and Chemist (1802-75), Mr. Boodle.

Boston and n.p: No. 23 Union Street and n.p, n.d. (ca.1850's). Illustrated by /two illustrations. unspecified edition. Broadsides. 20cm and 23cm. Very Good. One toned, one with several foxed spots. Two broadsides on bitters: Jaundice Bitters prepared by Thomas Hollis advertisement and directions coupled with two cartoons [possibly from Punch] on the employment of physic (bitters) after Little Nellie ate too much wedding cake at Cousin Charlotte's wedding the other of Mr. Boodle viewing a ficticious bitter brand..

$25.00

Little Homeopathic Physician, The.

By Gutman, William M.D.

Philadelphia: Boericke & Tafel, 1961. Later edition. c.1940. Blue stapled card covers printed blue. 8vo. pp. 41. Fine..

$10.00

Life, Limbs and the Pursuit of Happiness.
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Life, Limbs and the Pursuit of Happiness.

By Quarstein, Dr. Vernon A. and Dr. Polly A Peterson.

Pittsburgh, PA: Dorrance, (2003). Illustrated by diagrams. Stated first printing edition. Publisher Review sheet laid in. Stiff wraps. 8vo. pp. 195. As New. Unread copy, no flaws. ISBN: 0805961372..

$10.00

LEAD TOXICITY
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LEAD TOXICITY

By Gordon, G. F., M.D.

Sacramento, CA: American Academy of Medical Preventics, December 1974. First edition. Red card wraps. 8vo. pp. 30. 189 References. Near Fine. Check mark to half title and price sticker remnant only flaws..

$10.00

Dr. Donsbach Tells You what You Always Wanted to Know About DIABETES.
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Dr. Donsbach Tells You what You Always Wanted to Know About DIABETES.

By Donsbach, Kurt W.

Huntington Beach, CA: International Institute of Natural Health Sciences, Inc, 1981. Illustrated by line drawings, charts and photos. First edition. Pictorial card wraps. 8vo. pp. 49, [1]. As New. Unread copy with removed price sticker. Renown holistic health guru..

$15.00

Ultimate Diet: Superior Foods, Diet Principles and Practices for Perfect Health, The.
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Ultimate Diet: Superior Foods, Diet Principles and Practices for Perfect Health, The.

By Fry, T C., Hert M. Shelton, et al.

N.P: Life Science, n.d. ca.1980. Pictorial stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 63, [1]. Near Fine. Unread copy with overall toning and several small creases. Early advocate of food combining..

$10.00

Great Power Within You;  Life Science Lesson No. 1 [and] How to Overcome Ailments [And Stay Free of Them]. Life Science Lesson No. 7, The.
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Great Power Within You; Life Science Lesson No. 1 [and] How to Overcome Ailments [And Stay Free of Them]. Life Science Lesson No. 7, The.

By Shelton, Herbert M., et al.

N.P: Life Science, n.d. Illustrated by several charts. ca.1980. 2 volumes. Pictorial stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 64; 64. Near Fine. Unread copies with edge toned cover..

$10.00

FANCHER'S VOICE OF UNIVERSAL INTELLIGENCE, Vol. 20, No. 11

By Fancher Jefferson B., Dr.

New York: Dr. J.B. Fancher, 1868. First edition. Newspaper. 61x48cm, folded twice. pp. 8. VG. Foxed center stain, uncut. Interesting medical newspaper and advertisement ("Free to All") for ailments and treatments including the good doctor's book Medical, Matrimonial, and Scientific Expositor and Metallurgist's Guide and Secrets of Transmutation including ads for a breast elevator and cure for liquor-drinking..

$20.00

FANCHER'S VOICE OF UNIVERSAL INTELLIGENCE, Vol. 20, No. 11

By Fancher Jefferson B., Dr.

New York: Dr. J.B. Fancher, 1868. First edition. Newspaper. 61x48cm, folded twice. pp. 8. Good. Light foxing and small fold tears, uncut. Interesting medical newspaper and advertisement ("Free to All") for ailments and treatments including the good doctor's book Medical, Matrimonial, and Scientific Expositor and Metallurgist's Guide and Secrets of Transmutation including ads for a breast elevator and cure for liquor-drinking..

$15.00

HOW TO CONQUER ARTHRITIS.

By Tobe, John H.

St. Catharines, Ontario: Provoker Press, 1976. First (SD) edition. Green boards. Demy 8vo. pp. [x], 228. Bibliography, Index. VG/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Slight edgewear, bright and tightly bound..

$15.00

METHODIST HOSPITAL OF INDIANA, INC., Compassionate Health Care Our Mission for 80 Years...Still Is, The.

By Hahn, Jack A.L., and Hunter A Soper, M.D.

New York: Newcomen Society in North America, January 1981. Stated first printing edition. Publication No. 1135. Manilla stapled wraps, black print, red top emblem. 8vo. pp. 20, [1] colophon, [2] blank. As New. Address delivered at the 1980 Indiana Diner..

$10.00

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