Category: Health


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SCIENCE, May 8, 1885. Volume V. No. 118

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003167

Condition: Good to Good-

Articles by Famous Americans: S. NEWCOMB "Mortality experience of the Connecticut mutual life-insurance Co."; and in Letters to the Editor ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL "The Wisconsin Bill relating to the instruction of deaf-mutes"; and EUGENE A. SMITH " Tertiary phosphates in Albama". Other articles: "Composite Portraits of Members of the National Academy of Sciences" with a full page of 4 portraits protected by a tissue guard; " American Flash Language in 1798" with Tufts's glossary, 1793-98; "Walking and Running" with 5 illustrations; and under Notes... View more info

SCIENCE, December 18, 1885. Volume VI. No. 150

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003246

Condition: Good+

With Science Supplement. Some articles: "The Meeting of the American Public Health Association"; "The government and its scientific bureaus" and "Methods of teaching political economy". Articles by or about Famous Americans: in Letters to the Editor: "NEWCOMB's Political Economy"; LESTER F. WARD "A National university"; P. J. FARNSWORTH "The English sparrow"; and WILLIAM FERREL "The temperature of the moon". In Science Supplement:.I. C. RUSSELL "North Carolina coal-fields"; "Laying a Cable" (joining the two islands Mart... View more info

SCIENCE, December 11, 1885. Volume VI. No. 149

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003254

Condition: Good+

With Science Supplement. Some articles: "A National University"; "The Decay of the Obelisk"(in Central Park) by ARNOLD HAGUE; " The Meeting of the American Public Health Association" with diagram exhibiting the comparative mortality by absolute number of decedents from fifteen most important causes of death, in Rhode Island, during 25 years, from 1860 to 1884; "Telpherage"(in England) with 4 illustrations, under Astronomical Notes: "Two new comets" with table and "The Biela comet meteor-stream" with table. Articles by or about Famous Americans: i... View more info

Agricultural Chemicals: What They Are / How They Are Used

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Manufacturing Chemists" Association.: 1963

Seller ID: 003374

Condition: Very Good-

Contents include: Nature and Man; Tools for Survival; Chemicals in Agriculture; Chemicals in Public Health; Chemicals and Wildlife; Effectiveness and Safety; and Questions and Answers. Appendices. Index. 64 pp. illustrated. Slight fading? foxing? along side edge. Rubbing? silverfish? along spine & joints and slightly along edges. Otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info


By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, New York, A. V. Haight:

Seller ID: 004000

Condition: Good

Vol.VII Part I and II. Two Articles by Theodor Neumann (Artists and Artisans in the Feathered World and Ento-Parasites and Hygiene); Chas. W. Pilgrim: The care and treatment of the insane; 2 articles by D. B. Ward: Diatoms and Bacteria; Chas. W. Fowler: Purification of Public Water Supplies; Frederick S. Arnold: Gypsies; Rev. Wm. Bancroft Hill, President of The Institute: The Gothenburg or Norwegian System of Liquor Traffic; Edward Elsworth: The Sanitary Disposal of Sewage; Charles B. Warring: The insufficiency of Physical Law and 2 articles by Dr. J. W. Poucher: Tuberculosis and Cremation as... View more info

Bulletin of Basic Science Research, Nos. 1 and 2, Nos.3 And 4. Vol. 4. 2 Bulletins. 1932

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Basic Science Research Laboratory: 1932

Seller ID: 004263

Condition: Very Good

Nos. 1 and 2: Two articles by Francis F Heyroth: The Evaluation of Vitamin B1, Concentrates by the Rat Cure Method and Deductions as to the Chemical Constitution of Vitamin B1 from the Absorption Spectra of B1 Concentrates(also written by John R. Loofbourow). By G. Park Goode: The Formation of Vitamin A in Corn Sprouts by Light, and the Transfer of the Vitamin from the Sprout to the Grain. By John R. Loofbourow: Vitamin D-A Review, Part I. Ultra-Violet Absorption Spectra in Relation to Vitamin D (continued). 69 graph illustrations, 8 Tables. 112 pp. ex. mus. stamps on front cover, otherwise co... View more info

Elementary Physiology and Hygiene

By: Colton, Buel P.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: 1908

Seller ID: 002151

Condition: Good

covers worn/soiled. ex-mus. stamped on free endp. and owner's name. otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG. index. glossary and 108 figures/drawings. View more info

Dr. Crook Discusses Yeasts and How They Can Make You Sick

By: Crook, William G., M. D.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Jackson, Tennessee, Professional Books: 1986

Seller ID: 002343

ISBN: 0-933478-07-0

Condition: Very Good

Illustrated by Cynthia P. Crook. 32 pp. Four tiny rub marks to front cover otherwise VG. Price sticker on front endp. Interior clean. View more info


By: Croy, Mae Savell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 007535

Condition: Very Good-

"These hints are put together in book form with the hope that they may do as much toward relieving the strain of housework for other women as they have for the author." Olive green covers with faded gilt lettering on front and spine. Cover corners and edges are slightly bumped and rubbed, light wear to cover faces. Spine ends are bent with wear, white scuff mark in middle of spine. Orange page edges, top page edge has spotting. Foxing to both front and back endpapers. Interior is tight, light browning to interior page edges, few small foxing spots. Book in VG- to VG condition. View more info


By: Ford, James

Price: $48.50

Publisher: Boston, Harvard University Press: 1936

Seller ID: 006375

Condition: Good

With the collaboration of Katherine Morrow and George N. Thompson and an Appendix Mainly Architectural by I. N. Phelps Stokes. Prepared and Published under the Auspices of the Phelps-Stokes Fund. Two Volumes. Vol. I: 1-508 pp. Vol. II: 511-1033 pages with index. Maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are severely bumped and rubbed to boards, edges bumped and rubbed, cover faces are scuffed and bubbling, rubbing to joints. Spine has remains of identification stickers on bottom with adhesive from tape (?) on cover faces near stickers, spine ends are torn and fraying. Ex.... View more info

Health By Good Living

By: Hall, W. W. M.D.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Hurd and Houghton: 1873

Seller ID: 004855

Condition: Good

"This book is to show how high health can be maintained, and common diseases cured by good living, which means eating with a relish the best food prepared in the best manner." 265 pp. including Index, Appendix and Notes. Chapters cover: The Object of Eating; When to Eat; What to Eat; How Much to Eat; Regularity in Eating; How to Eat; Biliousness; Dyspepsia; Neuralgia; Nervousness; The Unity of Disease; Air and Exercise; Food Cure and Health by Good Living-The Argument. Green covers with red spine. Covers are worn. Corners bumped. Spine ends rubbed and fraying.One tiny piece at spine t... View more info

The Carbohydrate Addict's Diet : The Lifelong Solution to Yo-Yo Dieting

By: Heller, Rachael F.; Heller, Richard F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Dutton/Plume: 1991

Seller ID: 002239

ISBN: 0-525-24953-2

Condition: Very Good+

DJ mylar protected. Black remainder mark along bottom page edge. Book and DJ in VG+ condition. View more info

FIGHTING DISEASE The Complete Guide to Natural Immune Power

By: Michaud, Ellen, Alice Feinstien, & The Editors Of Prevention Magazine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Emmaus, PA, U.S.A., Rodale Press, Incorporated: 1989

Seller ID: 002235

ISBN: 0-87857-830-7

Condition: Very Good

"The human immune system is probably the most awesome fighting force on earth." 387 pages with index. DJ has wear and rubbing to edges and corner. Book cover corners and edges are lightly rubbed, spine ends are bent from shelfwear. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG condition. View more info

PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, Reports Relative to Their Sanitary Condition

By: Senate

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1899

Seller ID: 003488

Condition: Very Good

Senate. 55th Congress, 3d Session. Document No. 65. Disbound but intact. Exterior is clean and Very Good. pp. 39-43 loose, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. "Report on the sanitary condition of the public schools in the city of Washington...together with reports on the influence of school life upon the health of children..." 43 pp. 13 Diagrams, some include Increase in Headache in Relation to Classes. London Elementary Schools; Increase of Nearsight with Age, Girl's Schools, Sweden; Common and Latin Schools, Sweden; and Variations in Brain Weight at Different Ages. View more info

Zero Storage In Your Home,

By: Sparkes Boyden

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1945

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003305

Condition: Very Good-

Gift inscription by author on front free endpaper. Dated 1945 Chicago, Ill. Contents includes: a grocery store in your home, the freezer in city homes, what does a freezer cost?, the locker plants, Mrs. Spencer"s acre, the first freezer in Kalamazoo, emphasis on better eating, the Fyler family, revolution in Connecticut, what is security?, progress from poverty, sharing the work, yesterday"s and tomorrow's freezer; operation and care, equipment for quick freezing, planning, fruits, vegetables, meat and poultry, fish and game, dairy products and eggs, and cooked foods. 149 pp. including... View more info


By: Stopes, Marie Carmichael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1931

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 002408

Condition: Very Good

With a Preface by Dr. Jessie Murray. 165 pp. Red cloth covers with bumped and rubbed corners and edges, faded spine, spine ends are bent and starting to fray. Foxing spots to page edges. Endpapers are darkened. Foxing spots on several interior pages, otherwise interior tight. Book is VG. View more info