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Back to Life: The Great Escape from Tranquilliser Addiction

By Armstrong, Pat

Liverpool, Merseyside: Print Origination (NW) Ltd, 1992 64 pages. Ex-library copy: library classification sticker stuck on spine with sellotape. Library category written in pencil on inside of front cover. Previous organisation's name and address stamped in ink on first page. Cover has some light indentations and marking. Cover is a little yellowed with age. Spine is slightly marked but uncreased. Pages have slight bump to corners but otherwise undamaged - all clean, neat and tightly bound. Explores the experiences of patients recovering from tranquilliser addiction. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$27.99

Women and Power: Gaining Back Control

By Pearson, Vida

Sheffield: PAVIC Publications, 1991 243 pages. Cover is a little faded and has some scuffing and small indentations. Back cover has indentations from notes written by previous owner. Corners and edges of cover are bumped and creased. Spine is a little bumped at bottom but uncreased. Page edges are a little worn and discoloured. Page corners are bumped. Author's signature and inscription written in ink, on first page - with message to purchaser: 'For Linda Keep Powerful! Vida Pearson, 16.6.91' An empowering guide for women to better understand their emotions and regain their power.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

Body Work: Beauty and Self-Image in American Culture

By Gimlin, Debra L.

University of California Press, 2002 University of California Press, 2002. 171 pages. Book in good clean condition. Slight creasing to spine. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$11.48

True Yoga: The Eternal Philosophy of Health and Happiness

By Zorn, Yogi William

Preston, England: A.Thomas & Co., 1965 90 pages. Book cover is slightly bumped at edges and corners, and has some very slight scuffing. Spine is bumped at top and bottom, but otherwise undamaged - gold title and author lettering on spine also undamaged. Pages Pages have some very small stains to bottom edges, and are tanned with age (particularly at edges), and have some foxing to edges - but are neat and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Includes a selection of black and white photographs, illustrating yoga poses, and a Glossary of Sanskrit terms. Condition consistent with age of book. A complete guide to practicing yoga - including preparation and beginner's poses. Please note - as this is a fairly large book, postage costs may be more than originally listed - please contact us if you would like more information. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$22.25

Pregnant Women, Violent Men: What Midwives Need to Know
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Pregnant Women, Violent Men: What Midwives Need to Know

By Hunt, Sheila C. and Martin, Ann M.

Butterworth-Heinemann, 2001 204 pages. Book cover is scuffed and has some light scratches and very light staining. Spine has one reading crease, is slightly faded, and bumped at top and bottom. Book cover edges are slightly bumped. Page edges have a couple of small marks. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. The book provides case studies and scenarios to help explore causes of violence, and its effect on pregnancy and childbirth. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

Women Confined: Towards a Sociology of Childbirth

By Oakley, Ann

Martin Robertson & Company Ltd, 1980 334 pages. A well-worn book - cover quite scuffed, marked and creased, and spine creased. Pages well worn and a little marked at edges, and corners bumped. Previous owner's name and date written in ink on first page. Pages all tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A good reading copy. An examination of the social and medical treatment of women as childbearers.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

You've Been Lillied: Ten Years of the Lily Centre

By Forrester, Ryley

FRP Liverpool, 2009 115 pages. Some light scuffing and small indentations to cover. Spine has two small indentations, but otherwise undamaged. Cover and pages a little curled and bumped at edges. Last 8 or 9 pages have small stain on bottom corner. Page edges lightly marked. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. The story of The Lily Centre Breast Cancer Support Group, set up in Liverpool - published to mark their 10th anniversary in 2009. Includes colour photographs. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$17.94

Family Solutions in Family Practice

By Eia Asen, Dr. K. And Tomson, Dr. Peter

Quay Publishing, 1992 124 pages. With black and white illustrations by Bernard Canavan. Book in very good condition - only damage is some very light scuffing scratching to cover (but mainly only visible when held up to light) and some slight bumping to book edges and corners. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages neat and tightly bound. Spine slightly bumped at top and bottom, but uncreased. A 'practical guide for general practitioners and other primary care workers on how to improve their management of problem patients, problem families and problem situations.'. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Canavan, Bernard.

$14.36

The Billings Method: Controlling Fertility Without Drugs or Devices
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The Billings Method: Controlling Fertility Without Drugs or Devices

By Billings, Dr Evelyn

London: Allen Lane, 1981 Allen Lane, 1981. 254 pages. Cover faded and scuffed. Some small scratches and tears to cover. Library classification sticker on spine of dustcover. Previous owner's inscription written in ink on inside of front cover of book. Organisation's address and phone number stamped on first page. Spine of book has slight bumping to top and bottom, but otherwise undamaged. Title, author and publisher written in gold print along spine. Pages a little yellowed and dust-marked at edges, but all clean and tightly bound. Suggests a new solution to birth control, with no side effects. Includes colour charts of fertility cycles. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. Ex-Library.

$15.79

The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to the Present
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The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to the Present

By Porter, Roy

London: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997 HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. 831 pages. Cover slightly scuffed, a little faded, and back rather creased. Spine faded and bumped at top and bottom, and with two large creases along the length. Pages yellowed at edges, but clean and tightly bound. A couple of pages creased and slightly bumped, but otherwise undamaged. Very slight musty/smoky smell to pages. Includes black and white illustrations. A complete history of medicine, up to the present day. Please note - as this is a fairly large book, postage costs may be more than originally listed - please contact us if you would like more information. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$12.56

Overcoming Violence Against Women and Girls
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Overcoming Violence Against Women and Girls

By Penn, M. L. & Nardos, R.

Oxford: Rowman & Littlefield , 2003 Rowman & Littlefield, 2003. 255 pages. Book is in excellent condition. No damage or wear and tear at all. Suitable for academics and non-students. . Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket.

$20.10

Hippocratic Writings

By Lloyd, G. E. R. (Ed.)

Pelican, 1978 Pelican Books, 1978. 380 pages. Book is in very good condition. Pages are yellowed with age and edges have some discolouration but there is minimal foxing and binding is tight. No creasing to spine. Book has a protective plastic jacket which has preserved the quality. A collection of writings including treatises on physiology, surgery and anatomy. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.69

Our Looks, Our Lives: Sex, Beauty, Power and the Need to Be Seen
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Our Looks, Our Lives: Sex, Beauty, Power and the Need to Be Seen

By Friday, Nancy

New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1996 Harper Collins Publishers, 1996. 828 pages. Pages very yellowed at edges - and some have passages highlighted (in coloured marker pen) by previous owner. Pages all intact and tightly bound. Cover quite creased and bumped/scuffed at edges, and very yellowed inside. Spine creased. Honest and upbeat look at women's body image - as well as fashion, feminism, beauty, aging and sex.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$8.25

The Function of the Orgasm
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The Function of the Orgasm

By Reich, Wilhelm

Souvenir Press, 1983 400 pages. Translated by Vincent R. Carfagno. Book cover is very yellowed and scuffed - and has some small marks and indentations. Spine is yellowed and has some small creases. Previous owner has highlight some passages in the book in yellow. Pages are very yellowed with age - particularly at edges. Pages neat and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. The acclaimed book by Reich, in which he summarises the 'development of his medical and scientific work on the living organism over twenty years, from the realm of psychology into that of biology.'. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$21.53

Organising Health Events for Women

By Slavin, Hazel (Editor)

Health Education Authority, 1991 62 pages. From material by Marie Armitage, Carol Beaumont, Liz Hal, Janice Marks, Linda Pepper, Jan Smithies and Mary Tidyman. Organisation's ex-library copy: Address label inscribed 'Reference only' stuck on front cover, and small categorisation label stuck on spine with sellotape. Organisation's name and address is stamped twice in ink on first page (crossed out once) and 'Health Promotion' written in pencil on top of the first page. Book cover is a little faded and is scuffed, and has some small scratches/indentations. Spine is creased and a little bumped. Pages are a little bumped at corners, but otherwise neat and tightly bound. A complete and practical guide to organising health events for women - including child care, publicity, finance, and evaluation. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$16.51

Clients with Complex Needs: Interprofessional Practice
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Clients with Complex Needs: Interprofessional Practice

By Keene, Jan

Blackwell Publishers, 2001 216 pages. Book in excellent condition - pages all clean, neat and tightly bound, spine uncreased. Only damage is some light scratching/scuffing to cover, (but mainly only visible when held up to the light) - and some slight bumping to book corners. Provides a practical guide for professionals who are developing new models of assessment and care for shared client groups.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.51

Birth Control Today

By Stopes, Marie C.

London: John Bale, Sons and Danielssson, 1934 237 pages. Top edge of jacket shows signs consistent with age - some tears at corners, and a water mark at top of spine that has also marked the top inch of book cover. Slight foxing and browning of edges, and browning of jacket, but otherwise in excellent condition. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$50.24

Notes on Nursing

By Nightingale, Florence

Gerald Duckworth & Co. , 1952 143 pages. Dustcover very worn and yellowed and has some staining. Dustcover a little torn at edges, and has some foxing. Pages yellowed and have some foxing to edges. Slight musty smell to pages. Yellow faded marks on first and last pages. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. Florence Nightingale's practical notes for fellow nurses - originally published in 1859.. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$31.58

Mental Handicap and Sexuality: Issues and Perspectives
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Mental Handicap and Sexuality: Issues and Perspectives

By Craft, Ann

DJ Costello Publishers, 1987 267 pages. Cover has some light scuffing and scratching. Ex-library/reference copy: 'Reference only' label stuck to front cover, and organisation's name and address label stuck to front cover. Library reference label stuck to spine, and remnants of an old label also stuck to spine and partially torn off. Spine has one large crease and is slightly bumped at top and bottom. Organisation's name and address stamped in ink on first page, and previous owner's reference number and price written in pencil on first page. Pages worn at edges and a little marked at edges, but otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. A good reading copy. Eleven essays which discuss and explore theories in the field of sexuality and mental handicap. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$20.08

Prevention of Cervical Cancer: The Patient's View

By Posner, Tina and Vessey, Martin

King Edward's Hospital Fund for London, 1988 120 pages. Organisation's ex-library copy: sticker with library classification number taped to spine. Organisation's name and address stamped three times in ink on first page. Cover has been covered with protective plastic backing, by previous owner. Cover is scuffed and a little stained, and has some scratches and small indentations. Edges and corners are slightly bumped. Spine is faded and slightly stained. Pages are bumped at edges and have one large crease. Pages are very slightly yellowed at edges, but neat and tightly bound. Follows the experiences of women receiving treatment for cervical cancer. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

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