The Natural Cure of Consumption, Constipation, Bright's Disease, Neuralgia, Rheumatism, "Colds" (Fevers), Etc. How Sickness Originates and How to Prevent It. Page, harles, dward.

The Natural Cure of Consumption, Constipation, Bright's Disease, Neuralgia, Rheumatism, "Colds" (Fevers), Etc. How Sickness Originates and How to Prevent It.

New York: Fowler & Wells Co., Publishers, 1888. A later printing of the second edition. 8vo, original decorated brown cloth, gilt lettering, [4], 294, [6] pages. Cloth a bit rubbed at the corners and along the joints; outer edge of the front free endpaper torn away; a very good copy. Item #16485

The first edition was published in 1883, the second (with the added appendix to the second edition) was published in 1884. Page counsels a natural diet of uncooked cereals and fruits, one meal a day, and regular bathing; the raw diet will have the added advantage of emancipating women from tedious kitchen work and give them the strength to produce healthier babies. Early ownership signature to the front blank and to the rear free endpaper. See Atwater 2701 (the 1884 second edition).

Price: $40.00

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