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Category: All Categories: Antiques and Collectibles: Collectibles: Medical, Apothecary
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Eatwell, John M.; David K. Clint.  
Denver's Golden Days and Apothecary Palaces.

Publisher: No place [Denver]: Antique Bottle Collectors of Colorado, 1971..
First Edition LIMITED EDITION, ONE OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS. Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in dull orange cloth stamped in white. 228 pages illustrated by photographs and drawings. An excellent reference with drawings of bottles used by local drug stores, a list of the drug stores including information on their time in business. Also some general history of the city as it relates to this subject. Very nicely produced book. Clean, bright and sound with no sign of wear. The jacket shows some edge wear with some tiny tears at the spine ends. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 79.08 CAD 75.58 EUR 52.00 GBP 41.40 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 722.22 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 16495.
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Johnson Smith  
Mesmerism, Mind Reading, Hypnotism and Spiritualism, How to Hypnotize : (Lot of 3 Books)

Publisher: Johnson Smith & Company; Detroit: 1914.
Very Good+ Softcover 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; This is a lot of 3 books on hypnotism published in Detroit Michigan, Windsor Ontario and Racine Wisconsin by Johnson Smith & Company, 1914-1940. All are identical size, use the same b/w line illustrations and have no author listed. ; Books are: 1) Mesmerism, Mind Reading, Hypnotism and Spiritualism: How to Hypnotize, orange covers, 64 pages of text + 64 pages of ads for novelty products. 2) Book on Practical Hypnotism: A Complete Treatise on Hypnotism, tan covers, 31p text + 34p ads. 3) 25 Lessons in Hypnotism: Magnetic Healing and Personal Magnetism, gray covers, 32p text + 32p ads. ; All books show light sunning to covers, pages tanned from age, but almost no wear. No marks. All bindings tight. Books like these were not made to last and usually fall apart on their own but these specimens are in remarkably good condition. Quite scarce.

Appr.: | AUD 36.50 CAD 34.88 EUR 24.00 GBP 19.11 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 333.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 12299.
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Johnson, Albert  
Biodynamics : The Science of Human Energy or Divine Power

Publisher: Published by Author; St Louis, Mo: 1923.
Good Softcover 103 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Softcover with stiff green covers, black cloth over spine, 2 b/w portrait photos, index. ; Explains 'biodynamics' (also known as animal magnetism, electro-biology, hypnotism), gives brief history of its greatest exemplars (starting with Frederick Anton Mesmer), instructions on how to perform 'operations' or 'experiments' on willing subjects, how to cure individuals of numerous ailments, etc. ; Heavily edgeworn. Covers have many chips and small edge tears. Everything present and readable. Ends of spine frayed. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No marks. Binding tight and square. Quite scarce.

Appr.: | AUD 26.76 CAD 25.58 EUR 17.60 GBP 14.01 JPY 2,200.00 MXN 275.00 ZAR 244.44 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 9863.
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Keeling, Fred C., and Perry Davis  
Keeling Cook Book, The

Publisher: Fred C. Keeling; Chicago: 1885.
Fair Softcover 16 pages; 24mo (5.25") 14 cm; Small booklet (3.5 x 5.25 inches) 88 x 135 mm, self-wraps, fold-and-staple binding, tan paper throughout, printed in black and green ink, 30 recipes, 9 household hints, several ads for patent medicines, including Dr. Davis Anti-Headache, Davis Worm Wafers, Davis Kid-Ne-Tabs, Mrs. Logan's Rocky Mountain Tea, Perry Davis Pain Killer, Allen's Lung Balsam, Dr. Wilhoft Ague Tonic, and more. 3 small b/w illustrations on rear cover of Davis products. ; Name stamped on rear (J. W. Pfeil, presumably a local druggist) in blank area in faded ink. ; Top edge shows dampstains, which are visible throughout, but not too dark, except on rear page. Small closed tear to crown, otherwise only light edgewear. Binding intact. Scarce in any condition.

Appr.: | AUD 26.76 CAD 25.58 EUR 17.60 GBP 14.01 JPY 2,200.00 MXN 275.00 ZAR 244.44 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 14137.
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Schiffer, Nancy N.  
EYEGlass RETROSPECTIVE: Where Fashion Meets Science.

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. [Atglen, PA]. No date. (2000)..
4th printing. 192pp. Oblong 4to. Glossy pictorial boards. A study of the history of eyewear from the 17th century to the present with over 600 color photos. Bibliography & Index. As New (Pristine)/ DJ (As New). ISBN 0764310410.

Appr.: | AUD 33.45 CAD 31.98 EUR 22.00 GBP 17.52 JPY 2,750.00 MXN 343.75 ZAR 305.56 

Purchase direct from: Henry F. Hain III. Item number: 50-0293.
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