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1 Culpeper's Complete Herbal and English Physician
Harvey Sales 1981 Facsimile Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
iv, 240 pp. Occasional colour plates. Facsimile edition of the 1826 original. Previous owner's name in ink to front flyleaf. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped. Page edges lightly yellowed. Boards with some light edgewear. Dustjacket sunned at spine, with some light edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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2 Food for Health: Dietary Guidelines for Children and Adolescents in Australia: incorporating the Infant Feeding Guidelines for Health Workers
Canberra National Health and Medical Research Council 2003 1864961538 / 9781864961539 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xx, 452 pp. Light wear to wraps. Spine uncreased. A few light blotches to edges of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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3 Adams, Patch (M.D.) & Mylander, Maureen Gesundheit!
Rochester, Vermont Healing Arts Press 1993 089281442X / 9780892814428 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiv, 208 pp. Covers a little edgeworn, creased; curling corners. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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4 Bach, Edward. Edited by Julian Barnard Collected Writings of Edward Bach
Bath Ashgrove Press 1994 1853980730 / 9781853980732 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo 
224 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Small corner crease to rear cover. Very faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally as new. "An indispensable source-book for users of Flower Remedies." 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture  Volume IV (4), Bernarr Macfadden
5 Bernarr Macfadden Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture Volume IV (4)
New York Physical Culture Publishing Company 1914 Cloth Good No Jacket Quarto 
Page numbers 1801-2407. Copyright 1912. Tan cloth boards. Excellent condition internally, very tight binding. Numerous black and white and occasional colour illustrations/photos. Light general wear to page edges, Previous owner's ink stamp to ffep and front cover. Moderate general wear to boards, pasted down number "290" to spine. Overall a very nice copy. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture Volume I (1), Bernarr Macfadden
6 Bernarr Macfadden Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture Volume I (1)
New York Physical Culture Publishing Company 1914 Cloth Good No Jacket Quarto 
583pp. Copyright 1912. Tan cloth boards. Excellent condition internally, very tight binding. Numerous black and white and occasional colour illustrations/photos. This volume includes a wonderful colour "Manikin", which folds out to reveal muscles, organs and skeleton, which in this copy is in superb condition with everything intact (handlebar moustache does not lift up; nor does the figleaf). Light general wear to page edges, Previous owner's ink stamp to ffep and front cover. Moderate general wear to boards, pasted down number "288" to spine. Overall a very nice copy. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture Volume V (5), Bernarr Macfadden
7 Bernarr Macfadden Macfadden's Encyclopedia of Physical Culture Volume V (5)
New York Physical Culture Publishing Company 1914 Cloth Good No Jacket Quarto 
Page numbers 2410-3004. Copyright 1912. Tan cloth boards. Excellent condition internally, very tight binding. Numerous black and white and occasional colour illustrations/photos. Light general wear to page edges, Previous owner's ink stamp to ffep and front cover. Moderate general wear to boards, pasted down number "291" to spine. Overall a very nice copy. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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8 Bloom, William The Endorphin Effect: A Breakthrough Strategy for Holistic Health and Spiritual Wellbeing
London Piatkus Books 2001 0749921587 / 9780749921583 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
307 pp. Very light general and edgewear to covers. Some scuffing to lower edge of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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9 British Homoeopathic Society British Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia. Third Edition
London E. Gould & Son 1882 Third Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
xix, 456 pp. General and edgewear to brown stamped boards. Corners and extremities of backstrip are worn through, with a little loss to lower edge of backstrip. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt seal ("Similia Similibus") to front cover are bright, but a little rubbed. Considerable foxing to edges of text block; occasional foxing internally; otherwise unmarked. Corner creases to less than 20 pages. In two or three places string is showing between signatures, but binding and hinges are quite solid. 
Price: 145.00 AUD
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Food, Health and Identity, Caplan, Pat, editor
10 Caplan, Pat, editor Food, Health and Identity
London Routledge 1997 0415156807 / 9780415156806 First Paperback Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xii, 280 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers; spine uncreased. Very faint discolouration to edges of text block. Internally bright, unmarked, solidly bound. "Invaluable reading for students of anthropology, cultural studies and health promotion as well as for those scientists and policy makers who are concerned with food." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Stone Age Diet: The Natural Way to Eat, Chaitow, Leon
11 Chaitow, Leon Stone Age Diet: The Natural Way to Eat
London Macdonald Optima 1987 0356123286 / 9780356123288 Paperback Good Octavo 
160 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers; crease to lower back corner. Shallow reading creases to spine, but binding is solid. Yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked. Illustrated with b/w cartoons. "Examines the paleolithic diet and discovers some startling parallels with modern nutritional advice: plenty of raw fruit and vegetables, some meat and fish, but little or no cereals or dairy products." Includes recipes. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Botanic Guide to Health, and the Natural Pathology of Disease, Coffin, A. I.
12 Coffin, A. I. Botanic Guide to Health, and the Natural Pathology of Disease
Manchester The British Medico-Botanic Press 1850 Nineteenth Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
375 pp. General and edgewear to treated cloth boards; corners worn through. Foxing and discolouration to edges of text block. Occasional foxing and stains to otherwise unmarked pages. A few small tears. Binding is solid. General index; index of remedial agents (plants by common names, and medical compounds), index by various forms of diseases. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Curability of Tumours by Medicines, Compton-Burnett, J.
13 Compton-Burnett, J. Curability of Tumours by Medicines
Calcutta M. Bhattacharyya & Co 1967 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
384 pp. Maroon cloth boards a little sunned along the spine, but clean and bright. Internally unmarked, solidly bound. A few pages roughly cut at the fore-edge; small tears to the rear endpapers. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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14 Eastham, Margaret and David Eastham Silent Words A Biography and Forever Friends, the Previously Unpublished Works of the Late David Eastham
Ottawa Oliver-Pate 1982 0969601204 / 9780969601203 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiv, 235 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is not price clipped but shows very slight edgewear. Small but deep dent to bottom edge of front cover and wear to base of backpanel. Some dust to top edges. Stamp (looks like a remainder star) to ffep. Interior is unwrinkled, unmarked and solidly bound. "A rare insight into the thoughts and feelings of a person with Autism and the educational techniques through which he learned to communicate. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The New Glutton or Epicure (A.B.C. Life Series), Fletcher, Horace
15 Fletcher, Horace The New Glutton or Epicure (A.B.C. Life Series)
London B.F. Stevens & Brown 1906 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket Small Octavo 
327 pp. Considerable general and edgewear to boards. Edges of text block scuffed and stained. Internally a little stained and worn, but unmarked. Solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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16 Goetze, Jutta Dolphins Dance
Fitzroy Victoria Australia Black Dog Books 2000 1876372028 / 9781876372026 First Paperback Very Good + Octavo 
115 pp. Very light general wear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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17 Graeter, Francis (compiler and translator), and Vincent Priessnitz Hydriatics: or Manual of the Water Cure, especially as practiced by Vincent Priessnitz in Graefenberg
New York William Radde 1842 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo 
198 pp. Orange calf-backed boards are worn and a little soiled, with some loss of orange treated coverin material. Gilt lettering ("Priessnitz on Water Cure") to spine. Both eps are discoloured and torn along hinges. Prev. owner's stamp to front pastedown and ffep. All edges tinted. Foxing throughout, otherwise unmarked internally. Binding is square and tight. "Compiled and Translated from the Writings of Charles Munde, Dr. Oertel, Dr.Bernhard Hirschel, and Other Eye-Witnesses and Practitioners." 
Price: 140.00 AUD
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18 Hall, Dorothy Iridology: Personality and Health Analysis Through the Iris
Melbourne Nelson 1980 0170055582 / 9780170055581 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
241 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Deep crease across front cover. Edges of text block a little grubby. A few splotches to inside front cover. Lower (blank) half of half-title page is torn away; otherwise, interior clean and bright. Colour and black-and-white photos, diagrams, Iris Map frontis. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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19 Hern, John Advanced Hygiene; or, How to Cure Disease without Recourse to Drugs or Medicines of Any Kind
Melbourne Mason, Firthy & MCutcheon Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
328 pp. Red cloth boards with decorative blindstamping are worn and stained, with a prominent round cup stain to front cover. Gilt lettering to backstrip partially rubbed away. Gutter separated where half-title has been removed. Last page has two-inch tear along gutter, and a small chunk torn from the fore margin. Colour from boards has bled onto lower edge of front and rear eps. Light pencilled underlining to only two pages; otherwise unmarked. One b/w illustration (alimentary canal). Recipes (flour and milk, gum water, treacle whey, other yummies). 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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20 Hong Zhen Zhu Building a Jade Screen: Better Health with Chinese Medicine
Toronto Penguin Canada 2001 0143016970 / 9780143016977 Reprint Paperback Very Good Large Octavo 
xvii, 238 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Edges of text block yellowed; remainder mark to upper edge. Spine uncreased; nternally as new. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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