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Plain Facts for Old and Young

£19.99

Product description

This book, originally published in 1903, was written by the doctor brother of the inventor of Kellogg Cornflakes, which may be its chief claim to fame. The ideas espoused about sexual matters can only be considered as interesting from a sociological point of view, or as an amusing peek at the quaint mores of times past, as most of Dr Kellogg's theories have been disproved by modern medicine. Much advice seems to advocate cold baths and the avoidance of reading novels.
Bound in green with a red spine, with gilt lettering to front and spine plus ornamental designs on the spine. There are signs of minor shelf wear and a small ink stain on the front edge of the spine. Text block edges are beautifully marbled. A very heavy book which necessitates courier delivery.
The interior of the book is clean and tight, with clear text and red photo illustrations; a tissue sheet with colourful anatomical illustrations is included.

Item details

Author(s):
J H Kellogg M.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.2 x 23 cms
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
790
Publisher:
Health Promotion Ltd
Title:
Plain Facts for Old and Young

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About this item

This book, originally published in 1903, was written by the doctor brother of the inventor of Kellogg Cornflakes, which may be its chief claim to fame. The ideas espoused about sexual matters can only be considered as interesting from a sociological point of view, or as an amusing peek at the quaint mores of times past, as most of Dr Kellogg's theories have been disproved by modern medicine. Much advice seems to advocate cold baths and the avoidance of reading novels.
Bound in green with a red spine, with gilt lettering to front and spine plus ornamental designs on the spine. There are signs of minor shelf wear and a small ink stain on the front edge of the spine. Text block edges are beautifully marbled. A very heavy book which necessitates courier delivery.
The interior of the book is clean and tight, with clear text and red photo illustrations; a tissue sheet with colourful anatomical illustrations is included.

Author(s):
J H Kellogg M.D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.2 x 23 cms
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
790
Publisher:
Health Promotion Ltd
Title:
Plain Facts for Old and Young

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