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The American costume, or, Woman's right to good health

by Austin, Harriet N.

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Published
1872
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Dansville, NY: Austin, Jackson & Co, 1872. Pamphlet. 24p. plus five pages of advertisements, booklet with lightly worn wraps, some corners creased. Issued in several versions over the years, with changes to the ads. Rear cover depicts "Our Home on the Hillside," where Austin promoted the Water Cure. Austin, a hydrotherapist, promoted the reform of women's clothing, which she… Read more
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Yohimbin Spiegel: a new aphrodisiac

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Published
[190-]
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£63.40

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New York: Chemische Fabrik Güstrow; Lehn and Fink, [190-]. 15p., staplebound pamphlet, front cover stained at bottom; pharmaceutical company's slip pasted to front cover has become detached but is still present. Laid in is a leaflet reprinting a 1902 article by H. Kuehn about the aphrodisiac. Brochure introducing the drug also known as Yohimbine, extracted from tree bark. Its… Read more
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image of Quinine's Predecessor: Francesco Torti and the Early History of Cinchona

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Hardcover. xviii, 354p., illustrated dj, cloth boards, very good condition. The Henry E. Sigerist Series in the History of Medicine. From the dust jacket: "The history of cinchona has traditionally begun with the romantic - and now discredited - story of Francisca Henriquez Ribera, the Countess of Chinchon. According to legend, the… Read more
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£74.59
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Chinese Medicine

by Huard, Pierre; Ming Wong; tran. from the French by Bernard Fielding

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Published
1972
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. Paperback. 256 p. with colored illustrations and B&W photos; back cover with a creased corner, else in very good condition. The history of Chinese medicine, western medicine in China and traditional Chinese medicine in modern China.
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AIDS: che cos'è veramente, come si cura

by Principi, Massimo

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Published
1987
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Rome: Edizioni Stampa Alternative, 1987. Paperback. 86p., 4.75x6.5 inches, text in Italian, appendices, backlist, mild soiling to covers otherwise a very good first edition paperback in pictorial wraps. Equilibri 6. An early book on alternative treatments for AIDS that argues that the disease is part of a broader cultural malaise caused by society's increasing remove from nature, that ignorance… Read more
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AIDS: a second opinion

by Null, Gary, PhD with James Feast

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Published
2001
ISBN
9781583220627
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£18.65

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New York: Seven Stories Press, 2001. Hardcover. xvi, 750p., introduction, appendices, notes, index, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright, white unclipped dj. Alternative theories and treatments for HIV/AIDS.
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image of Chelation therapy: for Arteriosclerosis, Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, High Blood Pressure, Arthritis, Heavy Metal Poisoning, Gangrene, Hypercalcinosis, Parkinson's Disease, Emphysema, Scleroderma

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Loma Linda, CA: Life and Health Medical Group, 1974. Pamphlet. 12 unnumbered pages in stapled wraps... title page and verso, 7 pages of text, 3 pages of reference at end. About good. Some general soiling and browning. Wear to edges. Price in ink to top corner of front cover. Laid in is a stapled 12 page article entitled "Potential… Read more
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AIDS: the homeopathic challenge

by Stallick, Jonathan

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Published
1996
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9780952853107
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£11.19

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Settle, North Yorkshire: Rinbble Press, 1996. Paperback. xii, 120p., preface, foreword, introduction, conclusion, bibliography, resources, indexes, very good first edition trade paperback in blue wraps.
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Rochester, VT: Healing Arts Press, 1997. Paperback. viii + 280p., trade paperback, illus., very good.
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Die Technik der Hypnose. Praktische Anleitung fur Arzte und Studierende. Vierte Auflage

by Mayer, Dr. Med. Habil. Ludwig, Heidelberg

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Published
1951
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Munchen: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1951. Hardcover. 220p., publisher's ads, nice fourth printing in openweave sailcloth titled in dark brown, dust jacket in fine shape, obi band present but torn. Casing is very faintly sprung, free endsheet bears a couple neat ownerships. Very good all round. Laid in, two publisher's fliers, these quite acidic and toned and should be enclosed… Read more
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image of What shall be our attitude toward homeopathy? reprinted from the Munich Medical Weekly and translated from the German by P. J. R. Schmahl, M. D.

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Philadelphia: The Homeopathic Recorder, 1925. Pamphlet. 39p., 6x9 inches, preface, footnotes, offprint in stapled wraps. Browning and wear to edges, rusting at staples.
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The Herb Store [trade catalog]

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Published
1978
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Vancouver, BC: The Herb Store / Golden Bough, 1978. 76p., staplebound wraps, closed edge tear to front cover, even toning, otherwise very good. Undated, but mentions a rumor of increasing postage costs to come in April 1979. Countercultural shop's catalog of herbs, seeds, and alternative medicines. Biochemic teething tabs for the little one?
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Monrovia, CA: National Health Federation, 1971. Eleven issues of the staplebound bulletin, 5.25x8.25 inches, generally very good but coffee cup ring on earliest issue. Issues present are: 1971: March; July/August. 1972: Feb., June. 1973: October. 1976: April, June, July/August, September, October. 1977: June. 1978: December. 1979: January. Supportive of alternative medicine, including Vitamin C for cancer, chelation therapy, natural… Read more
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Monrovia, CA: National Health Federation, 1980. Fifty-six issues of the staplebound bulletin, mostly 5.25x8.25 inches, very good. Issues present are: 1969: November. 1970: April. 1971: January, March, April, July/August. 1972: Feb, June, July/August, December. 1973: Feb.-December. 1974: Feb.-April, June, July/August, Oct.-Dec. 1975: Jan., June, July/August, Oct, Nov. 1976: entire year. 1977: Jan, April, June, July/August. 1978: October, December. 1979:… Read more
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£44.75
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China and the origins of immunology

by Needham, Joseph

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Published
1980
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£26.11

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Hong Kong: Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong, 1980. 33p., very good in wraps. S.T. Huang-Chan memorial lecture, 1; Centre of Asian Studies occasional papers and monographs, no. 41.
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Notes on Ngangela and Nkoya ethnozoology: ants and termites

by Silow, Carl-Axel

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Published
1983
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Motala: Göteborg, 1983. Paperback. vii, 177p., tables, figures, text in English, unopened pages otherwise very good first edition report in yellow printed glossy wraps. Etnologiska Stuier #36.
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Liu zhounian jinian te kan 六週年紀念特刊

by Xinjiapo neigong shu yanjiu suo / The Healthy Institution 新嘉坡內功術研究所

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Published
1959
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Singapore: The Healthy Institution, 1959. Sixth anniversary publication, 60 pages, pictorial wraps, text in Chinese with occasional English captions, black and white photos. The Healthy Institution promoted Niu Kong (Mandarin: Neigong, "Inner Work"), a set of practices promised to be "The path to health." Niu Kong was a fad in the Chinese overseas community at the time, comprising a… Read more
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Ba shi ni zhao 八十泥爪

by Yang Richao 楊日超

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Published
[199-?]
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San Francisco: Tai Sing Tong, [199-?]. [110p.], very good in wraps, text in Chinese. Treaise on herbs and traditional Chinese medicine, by the San Francisco-based practitioner. Includes biographical information about Yang. First page is a facsimile of a birthday greeting from George Bush the First and Barbara.
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Prospects and Scope of Plant Medicine in Health Care Inter-Faculty Lecture delivered at the University of Ghana on 13th March, 1986

by Ayitey-Smith, E., Professor of Pharmacology and Head of the Department of Physiology

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Published
1989
ISBN
9789964301538
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£14.92

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Accra: Ghana Universities Press, 1989. Pamphlet. 31p., softbound booklet in 8x5.5 inch decorated wraps; has just a touch of foxing and edgewear, a very good copy.
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Traditional chinese treatment for hypertension

by Hou Jinglun, et al.

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Published
1999
ISBN
9787507709964
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£8.95

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Beijing: Academy Press, 1999. 342p., very good in wraps. On diagnosis and treatment of related disorders using traditional herbs, qigong and other methods, with case studies.
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