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Various Virtue's Household Physician;A Twentieth Century Medica- Volume IV , London: Virtue and Company, 1905.

Illustrated by Coloured and Half Tone Plates + Line Drawings. Red Leatherette,gilt Type. Good/No D/jacket. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardback Medicines and their preparations, herbal and standard concoctions of the time,Hydropathic treatments, Beauty advice (!)-wash hair every 3 weeks!, care of the sick recognising signs of death,how to grow fat, ec. Beauty plates all dated 1905, as is copyright on page verso title.Decorative spine with gilt divisions,spine edges rubbed. Boards faded, faintly discoloured in places,half bound embossment on boards, corners faintly bumped, top rear edge a little rubbed, page edges red colouring. Offset tanning on eps, + tanning on flyleaf. Few fox marks,hinges showing at ffep/flyleaf. Very few fox marks on first pages of text, but interesting copy, still bright, clean and generally tight.Pp 894-1166. I also have a copy of Volume II (Heart disease, sexual diseases,old age, care of children,etc). (Book ref. 001213 )  £ 15.00

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