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Health, beauty, and the toilet

By KINGSFORD, Anna

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  
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    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.