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One Hundred Names for Love A Stroke, a Marriage, and the Language of Healing

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2011

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33194

ISBN: 039307241X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 336 pages; New copy from sample stock of publisher's sales rep. New 1st printing. View more info

The Water of Life, A Treatise on Urine-Therapy

By: Armstrong, John W.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Rustington, Sussex, True Health Publishing Co. By Health Science Press: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 21070

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 136 pages; No date given [circa late 1940's] HC/DJ True Health Publishing Co. By Health Science Press. Tight, fresh copy in original light aqua dust jacket with title lettering design in red to cover and spine. Bound in blue cloth with dark red title lettering to spine. Dust jacket price clipped to lower corner of the front flap; lightly toned to spine panel with two trace damp/drip lines to the spine panel - not visible to board, not intern... View more info

Suggestion and Auto-suggestion

By: Atkinson, William Walker

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Chicago, Progress Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34617

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 217 pages; Snugly bound in original green cloth with titles brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Small ink stamp of a period bookstore to the front endpage. Contents bright and fresh. Just a whisper of shelf evidence rubbing to cloth at tips. Handsome and very well preserved copy of this uncommon quasi-mesmerist, subliminal messaging tract intended for business and health. VG++ to NF View more info

Healing Ancient Wounds; The Renegade's Wisdom

By: Barnes PT, John F.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Paoli, PA, Rehabilitation Services, Inc. , T/A: 2000

Seller ID: 28459

ISBN: 1929894058

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 345 pages; Tight bright and fresh in immaculate, crisp-edged dust jacket. Illustrated with b&w drawings. Unmarked copy feels and appears as new. F/F. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Lectures On Electricity And Galvanism, In Their Physiological And Therapeutical Relations Delivered At the Royal College of Physicians, Revised and Extended

By: Bird, Golding

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, William H. Hazzard: 1854

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 34326

Condition: Fair


Woodcut figures; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 212 pages; HC 1st American edition from the last London edition. Soundly bound but shabby. Original brown cloth binding damp mottled and with titles at spine illegible; some insect worming to the cloth at spine. Damp lines to first and last few leaves; otherwise just occasional light spotting scattered in text. Illustrated with a number of small woodcut figures in the text. Binding sound and contents generally clean. Shabby ... View more info

Health and Beauty; A Book to Help Women in Every Day Life

By: Bouton, Emily S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toledo, OH, Locke Publishing Company: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35575

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Soundly bound in original red cloth with decorative Victorian era styles bordering and rules in black to cover and spine; titles decoratively in gilt. Light fading to cloth color at spine with title designs dulled but legible there. Mild damp mottling to the cloth at the lower front corners of the boards. Cloth lightly crimped at spine ends; light shelf soiling to board surfaces. Shallow damp line tide marks to the lower front corner... View more info

Deep Breathing, As a Means of Promoting the Art of Song, and Curing Weaknesses and Affections of the Throat and Lungs, Especially Consumption

By: Ciccolina, Sophia Marquise A. & Edgar S. Werner (Trans. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, M. L. Holbrook & Company: 1883

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 34596

Condition: Good+


Silhouette diagrams; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages; HC 1st American edition. Soundly bound in original maroon cloth with titles decoratively in gilt to cover board; spine unlettered, as issued. Floral endsheets toned; front flyleaf cracking in the gutter. Text is bright but with brief pencil underlining and margin check marks scattered through the text. Light shelf rub to cloth at spine ends and tips. An extensive catalog of Holbrook published health and diet tract... View more info

Children, Acid and Alkaline; "Health, the Golden Mean" : The Law Of Diet Selection, Contraria, The Therapeutic Law, Similia

By: Duncan, Thomas C.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Boericke & Tafel: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32951

Condition: Very Good-


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 148 pages; Presumed 1st edition of this hard to find title. Soundly bound in original dark green cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Front flyleaf endpage cracked in the gutter and laid in loose at front. One page mid-book is corner creased. Just mild shelf evidence to cloth at board extremities. Uncommon. VG- View more info

Vibrational Healing; Revealing the Essence of Nature through Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

By: Eidson, Deborah

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Frog, Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29624

ISBN: 1583940316

Condition: Very Good-


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 241 pages; Trade paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Solid decent copy has light reader and handling wear. Mild essential oil fragrance. Light reader crease to spine and a nick to the binding at the base of the spine. VG- View more info

How to Live; Rules for Healthful Living, Based on Modern Science

By: Fisher, Irving & Eugene Lyman Fisk

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York & London, Funk & Wagnalls: 1932

Edition: Nineteenth Edition

Seller ID: 34890

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs & tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages; Tightly bound and fresh in original title lettered dust jacket. 19th edition, revised. Burgundy, textured cloth with titles embossed to cover and spine. Publisher's red top stain is bright and uniform. Dust jacket lightly toned with some nicking and rubbing and superficial silverfish predation to spine panel. Solid neat copy. NF/VG View more info

Healers and Healing in Early Modern Europe; Social and Cultural Values in Early Modern Europe

By: Gentilcore, David

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24700

ISBN: 0719041996

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 256 pages; HC is snug, solid and neat in maroon cloth with title-lettering in gilt to spine; mild ex-library indications include a catalog label at spine, bookplate at front and small barcode label to rear endpage. Illustrated with reproduced engravings, maps and tables. A tight clean copy with minimal institutional ownership indications. VG- View more info

The Intelligence Of Moving Bodies - A Somatic View Of Life And Its Consequences

By: Ginsburg, Carl & Lucia Schuette-Ginsburg

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Awareing Press: 2010

Seller ID: 34554

ISBN: 0982423500

Condition: Good+


Diagrams and drawings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 304 pages; Larger 8vo paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Soundly bound and generally neat; no marks. There is a mild damp ripple to the first several pages including front matter and up to about pg 9. Perhaps the result of a drink ring or a modest spill. Page 10-304 without any appreciable ripple. Mild curl to the cover at the front edge and trace sunning to the front cover along the top edge. Solid unmarked c... View more info

Green's Diary Almanac, 1882 and 83

By: Green, G. G.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Woodbury, NJ, G. G. Green Laboratories: 1882

Seller ID: 23452

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; Pictorial almanac for the years 1882 & 83. Bound in ornately illustrated and lettered, and vibrantly color printed covers. Patent medicine remedy testimonials and instractions on rectos with facing verso calendar and memo note pages. Original small string loop through the top spine corner has pulled through the paper leaving a small closed tear in the upper corner of the pages. Covers bright and quite attractive; contents complete. Yo... View more info

A New Health Era

By: Hay, William Howard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Hay System: 1934

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 34557

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 210 pages View more info

Watch Your Nerves; an Introduction to a Method That Has Brought Health to Sufferers of Nervous Troubles.

By: Holmes, Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Jersey City, Self-Published: 1933

Seller ID: 34559

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages; Robert Holmes (self-published). 8vo paperback in original title lettered wraps with saddle stapled binding. Bright clean and very neat. Mild offset toning to the surface of the rear cover from an adjacent volume on the shelf. Otherwise nearly as new. Uncommon. VG++ View more info

The Pennsylvania German Herb Garden At Historic Schaefferstown

By: Horn, Raymond A. Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Millersville, PA, 1977

Seller ID: 17402

Condition: Very Good+


Historic Shaefferstown Record Special Series No. 1, June 1977; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages; Saddle-stapled in pictorial paper wraps. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Just a touch of shelf/handling evidence to wraps at edges and a tiny spot of soiling to front cover. Gorgeously illustrated with detailed drawings of plants by local artist, Karen Wenger. VG++ to NF View more info

Ayurveda And Panchakarma; The Science of Healing and Rejuvenation

By: Joshi , Sunhil Dr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lotus Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29627

ISBN: 0914955373

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Solid decent copy has light general reader and handling wear. Mild essential oil fragrance. Light reader's curl at front edge; a few pages creased at top corner to mark place. VG- View more info

100,000,000 Guinea Pigs; Dangers in Everday Foods, Drugs, and Cosmetics

By: Kallet, Arthur and Schlink, F. J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Vanguard Press: 1934

Edition: Twenty-Third Printing

Seller ID: 26314

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; Original publisher, later (23rd printing). Superb copy is bright, tight and fresh in original yellow and black, title lettered dust jacket. Binding of jet black cloth is uniformly bright with paper title labels to cover and spine immaculate. Publisher's red top stain is brilliant and unmarred. Dust jacket crisp edged and bright with original $2.00 issue price intact on unclipped front flap. Prior owner's name penned neatly to front e... View more info

Joseph Wood Krutch Herbal

By: Krutch, Joseph Wood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21283

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 255 pages; Square, sound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Bound in green quarter cloth and patterned pictorial paper covered boards. Dust jacket is largely complete and bright but had been torn along the entirety of the front spine edge. Old tape repairs to the closed jagged tears on the reverse surface have fallen away and we have mended the jacket with archival paper tape alo on the reverse surface. The r... View more info

Natural Life Styles, 1 [One]

By: Liikala, Isabelle & Bob; Sally Freeman and Euell Gibbons & Yoko Ono; Et. Al.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Paltz, NY, Natural Life Styles: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14763

Condition: Very Good-


Folio 13" - 23" tall; 88 pages; First issue of the very large format magazine devoted to Organic living. Saddle stapled pictorial wraps. Illustrated throughout and with numerous ads for alternative lifestyles foods, market, publications and grups. Includes poetry by Yoko Ono and and extended piece by Euell Gibbons. Light shelf/storage soiling to lower edge of cover; light shelf rub to spine edge. Well preserved and neat. About VG. ... Oversize book may require a... View more info