Philadelphia: Historical Publishing Co, 1916. Hardcover. 1774pp. Extremely thick quarto [26 cm] Green cloth with a gilt stamped title, two black panels, and six double gilt ruled lines on the backstrip. Marbled text block edges. With 3 pages of Manikin pull out charts in color of the body, ear, eye, foot, hand, head and leg. Poor condition. The text block is completely detached from the boards. There is a large tear in the paper of the rear pastedown, exposing a large area of the underlying boards. The pages at the beginning are either detached, or nearly detached. A notation on the front flyleaf has been blacked out. Item #38205
Fully Illustrated with half tone and colored plates. Twenty books- one volume. Subjects include Water In Its Hygienic Relations, The Germ Theory of Disease, Healthy Dwelling Houses, Vaccination- The Great Preventative of Small-Pox, Yellow Fever, and much more.