Health Knowledge

Antique Two Volume Leather Set

Year 1919
Edition FIRST
Printing FIRST
Pages 1629
Binding Leather
Condition Very Good
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Medical Book Distributors, 1919. Leather bound embossed two volume set. Each book measures 9.75" x 7" by 3". FIRST EDITION, first printing. Very good condition, tightly bound, illustrated endpages. Embossed leather covers. The edges and corners have some wear. All pages are intact with no flaws. Illustrations are throughout both volumes. Two (2) very large volumes, 1600 plus pages plus order forms for updates. (Five plus pounds together!) Indexed. many charts, remedies and illustrations of different parts of the human anatomy in black and white as well as some in color (1919 publication, most probably hand colored!) "A Thorough and Concise Knowledge of the Prevention, Causes, and Treatments of Disease, Simplified for Home Use. " Boards are dark brown, embossed leather bindings and have light wear along edges and corners. Includes fold-out anatomy pages. Volumes contain Thirty-Five Departments including Prenatal Care and the Care of Infants * Health in Childhood, Pregnancy and Motherhood * Women's Physical Changes and Their Disorders * Diseases of Women * Physical Culture and Deep-breathing Exercises for Men and Women * Physical Culture and Massage for Infants * Foods and Their Values * Home Nursing * Home Remedies * Medical Prescriptions in Latin and English * Plants * Vegetables * Fruits * and Herbs * With Special Departments on Sex Training in the Home. "By First Aid is meant the assistance which can be given in cases of accidents or emergencies by those who, with certain easily acquired knowledge, are in a position not only to relieve tha sufferer to a considerable extent, but also to prevent any further mischief being done pending the arrival of a doctor." A wonderful addition to any collection, and as a gift to anyone in the medical profession - as good a gift as may be imagined. 1629 pages (793 + 835)