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The American Red Cross, a History

By Dulles, Foster Rhea

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 554 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket shows rubbing and wear with some brief edge tears, chips and creases. Jacket is not price-clipped. Original owner's gift inscription dated 1950 on the front flyleaf. A sound copy and clean within.

$35.00

The Way to Locate Acu-Points

By Jiasan, Yang; Translated by Dr. Meng Xiankun and Dr. Li Xuewu; Advised by He Meisheng

Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1982. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 72 pages. Soft cover bound in tan wrappers. The binding shows moderate wear and has a spot of abrasion on the front cover. A sound copy and clean within.

$9.00

Fat Like Us.  (SIGNED)
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Fat Like Us. (SIGNED)

By Anspaugh, Jean Renfro

Durham, N.C.: Windows on History Press, Inc, 2001. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Fine. 8vo. 262 pages. Soft cover. A fresh, clean copy. INSCRIBED on the title page by the authors.

$10.00

A Formulary of Cosmetic Preparations: Creams, Lotions and Milks. (Volume 2, Revised)

By Anthony L. L. Hunting

Weymouth, Dorset, England and Port Washington, New York: Micelle Press, 2004. Hardcover. Good. 4to. 605 pages, indexed. Pink hardcover. Much of the binding appears to show light wear, but the lower 3 inches of the rear hinge is splitting and the top 3 inches of the rear gutter between the last two flyleaves is also splitting, so that the binding is shaken.

$145.00

Woodland Nuggets of Gold. The Story of American Ginseng Cultivation. [SIGNED]

By Hardacre, Val

New York, Washington, Hollywood: Vantage Press, 1968. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. 308 pages. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf: "June 20 / 69. To my friend Joe Inman, Jr. With my compliments & kindest personal regards. Val Hardacre." Hardcover with a red and white dust jacket. The jacket is worn and has several chips and edge tears and creases. The endpapers and the outside edges of the text block are foxed. The text itself is generally clean. Contains several illustrations. Val Hardacre was a born and reared and lived most of his life in Ohio. Contains a few photos and a couple of general maps of the U.S. with areas of American Ginseng and of Golden Seal habitats shaded. Stated First Edition on the copyright page.

$35.00

Health in Good-Habit Land (The Health and Happiness Series)

By Newmayer, S. Weir; [and] Edwin C. Broome

New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago: American Book Company, 1934. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 155 pages. Hardcover bound in orange cloth with cover designs in white and black The binding shows wear and is dust-stained but sound. Secure inner hinges (sturdy cloth hinges). Illustrated with several tri-color plates and text drawings. Text is a little toned with occasional spotting.

$10.00

The Walking Cure, Pep and Power from Walking-- How to Cure Disease by Walking

By Macfadden, Bernarr

New York City: Macfadden Publications, Inc., 1924. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Fair. 12mo. 179 pages. Soft cover bound in brownish-grey wrappers. The binding is worn, and the edges of the wrappers are a bit chipped. Teh binding is sound. The text is a little toned. There is a damp spot on the bottom edge of the first few pages and on the fore and bottom edges of the last 35 pages.

$8.00

Confessions of a Neurasthenic

By Marrs, William Taylor

Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Company, 1908. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 124 pages. Hardcover bound in navy red cloth. The binding shows some wear with some faint damping or spotting at the top corner of the front panel. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is clean. Illustrated with a few drawings. Signed on the front pastedown by S. F. Mordecai. Mordecai (1852-1927) was the first dean of the Law School at Trinity College (now Duke University) in Durham, North Carolina.

$12.50

Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science: Contianing a Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Hygiene, Therapeutics, Medical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, surgery, Obstetrics, Medical Jurisprudence, and Dentistry; Notices of Climate, and of Mineral Waters; Formulae for Officinal, Empiracal, and Dietic Preparations; with the Accentuation and Etymology of the Termns, and the French and Other Synonyms

By Dunglison, Robley; (Enlarged by Richard J. Dunglison)

Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea, 1874. Hardcover. Good. Large Octavo. 1131, (32) pages. Hardcover bound in full tan leather with black label pastedowns on spine. The binding is worn and shows scuff marks and general soiling. In places the scuff marks are down to the board. Headcap is starting. Top edge of front and rear boards are quite scuffed and rubbed but the outside hinges are generally secure. Black label pastedown on spine has some vertical cracking and chipping. Spine is scuffed. Front gutter is mostly broken between the Title Page and the Preface and is connected to the text block by one cord. Rear gutter is secure. Text is toned with occasional smudging.

$35.00

A Work on Operative Dentistry in Two Volumes. (Complete). Volume one, The Pathology of the Hard Tissues of the Teeth. Glossary and Index. 187 Illustrations; Volume Two, The Technical Procedures in Filling Teeth. Index. 447 Illustrations.

By Black, G. V., (M.D., D.D.S., Sc.D., LL.D.)

Chicago and London: Medico-Dental Publishing Company; [and] Claudius Ash, Sons & Co., Ltd., 1914. Second Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. Quartos. 319; 397 pages. Each volume indexed. Hardcovers bound in burgundy cloth. Light to moderate wear and rubbing to the bindings. There is a pale strip along the top edge of the front cover of Volume I. This affects the front half of the edge towards the fore edge of the book. Otherwise an attractive set. Marbled endpapers. A couple of early ownership signatures or ink stamps on the front flyleaves. A sound set with generally clean text. Illustrated throughout both volumes. Rare.

$275.00

Eighth Annual Report of the State Board of Health of the State of New Hampshire, for the Eighteen Months Ending Oct. 31, 1889

By Goodell, Gov. David H.; Daniel Barnard; et al.

Manchester: John B. Clarke, Public Printer, 1889. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 366, (1) pages. Hardcover bound in chocolate brown publisher's cloth. Moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Early owner's name of "Sam'l G. Jarvis" written in pencil on the title page. Text is a little toned. The spine notes that this is Volume 8 in the yearly series.

$20.00

Nicotiana Tabacum: The History of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoking in the Netherlands
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Nicotiana Tabacum: The History of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoking in the Netherlands

By Brongers, Georg A.

Groningen, Netherlands: Theodorus Niemeyer, 1964. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine. Small quarto. 259, (XXI) pages. Hardcover in grey cloth with title in gilt on front cover. Some smudges on front flyleaf. Text has occasional smudging.

$10.00

Psychiatric Disorders in the Elderly.

By Bebbington, P. E. [and] R. Jacoby.

London: The Mental Health Foundation, 1984. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 156 pages, indexed. Softcover bound in white wrappers. Light to moderate wear and rubbing to the binding. Prior owner's name written on the front cover. The text is sound and clean.

$8.00

A History of the North Carolina State Board of Health 1877-1925

By Washburn, B. E.

Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State Board of Health, 1966. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 102 pages. Soft cover bound in green stapled wrappers. A nice, clean copy.

$15.00

Simple Home Treatment By "Tsubo." With the Theory of Oriental Medicine.

By Tsubo. (Kaname Kakizaki, M. D.)

Hamamatsu, Japan: Oriental Medical System Co., 1977. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 124 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in mustard yellow cloth with lettering in brown. There is a tiny dent on the bottom edge of the front cover; otherwise a fresh, clean copy with sharp corners and secure inner hinges. Text is clean. Illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. A technical book on acupuncture. The drawings are sometimes semi-erotic.

$95.00

Handbook of Hygiene for Students and Practitioners of Medicine.

By Bigger, Joseph W.

London: Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, 1941. Second Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 414 pages, indexed. Hard cover bound in green cloth. Light to moderate rubbing and wear to the binding; the spine is a bit sunned. A sound copy and clean within.

$15.00

Physical Education: Interpretations and Objectives

By Nash, Jay B.

New York: A. S. Barnes & Company, 1948. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 288 pages. Hardcover bound in red cloth. The binding shows rubbing and some soiling from handling. A few small damp stains at the top corner of the front and the rear covers. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Prior owner's name on the front pastedown. The text has a couple of pencil or ink markings in the margins.

$6.00

Health in Early Childhood Settings : From Emergencies to the Common Cold

By Oberklaid, Frank

New South Wales, Australia: Pademelon Press, 2004. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 220 pages. Soft cover bound in red wrappers. Wrappers lightly worn and rubbed, edges and corners are bumped. Nice, clean copy.

$60.00

Physical Education, a Textbook of Principles for Professional Students

By Oberteuffer, Delbert

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1951. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 374 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green and white dust jacket. The jacket shows rubbing and wear but is not price-clipped. Book is sound with secure inner hinges. Top edge dust-stained; text is clean.

$12.50

Menopause and Aging. Summary Report and Selected Papers.

By Ryan, Kenneth J. [and] Don C. Gibson.

Washington: U. S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1971. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 125 pages, indexed. Softcover bound in blue wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$10.00

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