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Health through Self-Control in Thinking, Breathing, Eating
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Health through Self-Control in Thinking, Breathing, Eating

By Spinney, William Anthony

Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards worn and rounded, owner . name and newspaper clippings laid in at front free endpaper, waterstain at . gutter of last several pages, penciled notes on rear endpapers.. 1908. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. x, 301pp. Health advice based on lectures on various topics of mental and physical culture, including diaphragmatic breathing, mind-body connection, healthful eating, poised thinking, and scriptural health. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Population-Oriented Psychiatry
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Population-Oriented Psychiatry

By Caplan, Gerald

NY: Human Sciences Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Lightly scuffed.. 1989. First Printing. Hardcover. 0898854180 . Brown cloth. References and index. A work designed for professional practitioners with the goal of helping not only the individual but guiding the population as a whole. ; 244 pages .

$20.00

East, West:  An Irish Doctor’s Memories
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East, West: An Irish Doctor’s Memories

By Hamilton, Charles Stewart Parnell

London: Christopher Johnson. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped, back panel soiled.. 1955. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. Black and white frontispiece photo, black and white photos. Autobiography detailing the authors childhood, hospital work, experiences in both world wars, Russia, India, and medical work in the tropics. ; 223 pages .

$10.00

Great Men of Medicine
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Great Men of Medicine

By Hume, Ruth Fox

NY: Random House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1961. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers. One of the World Landmark Books series, introducing young readers to such medical greats as Vesalius, Paster, Jenner, Robert Koch, and Alexander Fleming. ; World Landmark Books; 192 pages .

$20.00

Pep, Pills and Politics:  An Odyssey of Two States
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Pep, Pills and Politics: An Odyssey of Two States

By Hopkins, Dr. Arthur W.

Brattleboro, VT: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name (Fanny Applin . Collins) on front free endpaper.. 1944. Hardcover. Green cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Many photos of the New Hampshire medical doctor's family, nurses, and patients, including some gruesome medical photos. Newspaper review of the book glued to front pastedown endpaper. ; 239 pages .

$7.50

Sir James Y. Simpson
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Sir James Y. Simpson

By Simpson, Eve Bl'antyre

Edinburgh and London: Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, bookseller's label on . front pastedown endpaper.. [1896]. Hardcover. Red cloth decorated in black and gilt. A biography of the famous Scottish medical doctor, who is credited with the discovery of chloroform, by his daughter. ; Famous Scots Series; 160 pages .

$17.00

Strengthening the Eyes:  A System of Scientific Eye Training
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Strengthening the Eyes: A System of Scientific Eye Training

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: Mafadden Publications. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine toned.. 1929. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Many photos of people exercising. xix, 201 pp. .

$18.00

This Pilgrim, Jennie:  The Life and Travels of Dr. Jane Elizabeth  Hoyt-Stevens, 1860-1933
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This Pilgrim, Jennie: The Life and Travels of Dr. Jane Elizabeth Hoyt-Stevens, 1860-1933

By Hoyt-Stevens, Dr. Jane Elizabeth; Boyden, Louise (editor)

Boston: Dorothy Shurtleff. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed and sunned.. 1944. First Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. Black and white photographs. A portrait of the Concord, New Hampshire area physician and Victorian traveler. In this collection of her letters, journals, and other writings she tells of her trips throughout the United States and Europe, adventures in North Africa, and of meeting with Mahatma Gandhi in India in February of 1930.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 140 pages .

$50.00

Acclimatization in the Andes:  Historical Confirmations of “climatic  Aggression” in the Development of Andean Man
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Acclimatization in the Andes: Historical Confirmations of “climatic Aggression” in the Development of Andean Man

By Monge, Dr. Carlos

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name stamped on front free endpaper, . a few black spots on spine.. 1948. First Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. References, index of place names and proper names. xix, 130 pp. Studies about the biological effects of high elevations relating to altitude sickness, oxygen deficiency, and its historical and social implications. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Strong Eyes:  How Weak Eyes May be Strengthened and Spectacles Discarded
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Strong Eyes: How Weak Eyes May be Strengthened and Spectacles Discarded

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: Physical Culture Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, one signature nearly . detached.. 1901. Hardcover. Navy blindstamped cloth. Many photographs of people demonstrating eye exercises and eye bathing. v, 112 pp. Obligatory bare-chested author photo as frontispiece. Measures 6 x 4.5 inches.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Home Health Manual
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Home Health Manual

By MacFadden, Bernarr

NY: MacFadden Book Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1930. Hardcover. Burgundy cloth. Many black and white photos. A comprehensive home health manual by the physical culture advocate. ; 153 pages .

$15.00

Acute Infections of the Mediastinum
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Acute Infections of the Mediastinum

By Neuhof, Harold; Jemerin, Edward E.

Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth with gilt titles on spine. vii, 407 pp, index, index of cases, bibliography. Many x-ray illustrations. Among specialists the subject is of particular significance to roentgenologists and to those concerned with infections and injuries of the upper alimentary and air passages. As a complication of war wounds, mediastinitis was known in the first World War and unfortunately will not be missing from the present one. (from the preface). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$40.00

How to Drown-Proof Your Family
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How to Drown-Proof Your Family

By Christner, Richard

Montclair, NJ: The Economics Press. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and toned.. 1957. Softcover. Printed blue stapled wraps. An instructional booklet describing swimming survival techniques. Measures 7.5 x 5 inches. ; 8 pages .

$10.00

Sleep
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Sleep

By Hall, Dr. W. W.

NY: W. J. Widdleton. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and rounded, slight bubbling . to boards, owner name (Alvan Brown, Antrim, NH) on front free endpaper, . fore-edges and page tops foxed.. 1866. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Original dark brown ruled cloth binding with gilt-stamped title on spine. Indices. Dr. Hall was editor of the monthly Halls Journal of Health, and a proponent of sleeping in single beds, preferably with the window open, for good health. Chapters on bronchitis, consumption, etc. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 314 pages .

$50.00

Physicians, Medical Practice, and Development of Hospitals in Wilkes  County, 1830 to 1975
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Physicians, Medical Practice, and Development of Hospitals in Wilkes County, 1830 to 1975

By Hubbard, Dr. Fred C.

Private Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Faint dampstaining to boards.. 1978. Hardcover. Inscribed by Dr. Hubbard on the front free endpaper. Navy cloth binding. Photos. ; 126 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

The Wisdom of Professor Happy
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The Wisdom of Professor Happy

By Goldsmith, Cliff

[Albany, NY]: American Child Health Association. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers stained at top corners.. 1923. Hardcover. Miniature book measuring 3.75 x 3 inches. Printed two-color stapled textured brown card covers. Distributed by the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company as printed on front cover. A collection of maxims, humorous advice, and illustrations about the importance of exercise, good diet, and good hygiene. From the foreword: The contents of the pages to follow were found written on a lettuce leaf tucked away within the goodness of a baked potato. It is believed the ink with which Happy wrote this nonsense, was extracted from fresh fruits. His pen was probably the tip of a tender carrot. ; 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 67 pages .

$25.00

The Digest of Hygiene for Mother and Daughter
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The Digest of Hygiene for Mother and Daughter

By Horn, M. A. (editor)

Wilmington, OH: Hygienic Productions. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and creased, pages toned.. 1947. Later Printing. Softcover. Gray printed stapled softcover. A vintage health manual discussing sexual reproduction, contraception (rhythmic method) , pregnancy, abortion, and female sexual health. ; 91 pages .

$12.00

Health and the Honeybee
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Health and the Honeybee

By Mraz, Charles

Burlington, VT: Queen City Publications. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2001. Second Printing. Softcover. 0964248506 . Many illustrations and photos. Discusses apitherapy, an alternative healing approach using bee stings to heal various ailments. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 92 pages .

$20.00

Man and His Health:  A Guide to Medical and Public Health Exhibits At the  New York World’s Fair 1939, Together with Information on the Conservation  of Health and the Preservation of Life
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Man and His Health: A Guide to Medical and Public Health Exhibits At the New York World’s Fair 1939, Together with Information on the Conservation of Health and the Preservation of Life

[NY]: Chatto & Windus. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, sticker liftoff on rear . cover.. 1939. Hardcover. Orange and blue pictorial boards. Index, many black and white photos and Art Moderne illustrations. Introduction by Louis I. Dublin. A guide to the medical and public health exhibits at the 1939 Worlds Fair, which included a giant ear, exhibits about allergies, anesthesia, cancer, chest x-rays, industrial sanitation, mental hygiene, milk control, syphilis, dental health, and other topics. ; 96 pages .

$15.00

Refractive Errors in the Eyes of Children As Determined by Retinoscopic  Examination with a Cycloplegic:  Results of Eye Examinations of 1,860  White School Children in Washington, D. C.
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Refractive Errors in the Eyes of Children As Determined by Retinoscopic Examination with a Cycloplegic: Results of Eye Examinations of 1,860 White School Children in Washington, D. C.

By Kempf, Grover A. ; Collins, Selwyn D. ; Jarman, Bernard L. ; United States Public Health Service

Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office. Good; Covers soiled.. 1928. Softcover. Printed gray stapled wraps. Public Health Bulletin No. 182. ; 56 pages .

$20.00

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