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KINGSFORD, Anna   1846-1888


  • Health, beauty, and the toilet
  • Subjects: nursing, infant care,

    • 1. Health, beauty and the toilet. Letters to ladies from a lady doctor. By Anna Kingsford, M.D., (Paris). Author of "The perfect way in diet, &c. &c."
      1886
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-v [vi-vii] viii [1] 2-232 [i-xvi] ads  
      GB:   LB   *OPo(F)  

      Binding: brown cloth gilt.
      The "letters' originally appeared in the columns of "The lady's pictorial' between 1884 and 1886. There are chapters on obesity, leanness, "baby', clothing and the complexion, with receipts for toiletries, and five chapters on hygiene and cuisine in the sick-room.


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