Medicine and Custom in Africa

Gelfand, Michael; Foreword by A. P. D. Thomson

Published by E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., 1964
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Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine; this hardcover binding is clean, tight, and square. The interior and text are clean and unmarked, with no signs of previous ownership. The dustjacket is price-clipped, but bright, attractive, and otherwise whole with a couple short closed tears. NOT ex-library. A clean, tight copy in jacket. viii, 174pp. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Medicine and Custom in Africa
Publisher: E. & S. Livingstone Ltd.
Publication Date: 1964
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: V. N. Barlow
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition

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Michael Gelfand
Published by E & S Livingstone, Edinburgh and London (1964)
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Book Description E & S Livingstone, Edinburgh and London, 1964. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. V N Barlow (illustrator). 1st Edition. viii +174 pages, nicely illus, Foreword by A P D Thomson. The published record of a series of lectures by Gelfand, Professor of Medicine at University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland - chapter headings include 'Early man and the first doctor', 'The witchdoctor', 'Shona hygiene' and ' The African's contact with western culture'. Book has sl shading on rear end papers but overall very good. Jacket creased and torn along edges, marked and bumped, though front remains quite bright. Seller Inventory # 4286

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Gelfand, Michael
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Book Description E & S Livingstone Ltd., 1964. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. V.N. Barlow (illustrator). 174pp. Green hardback, DJ has small chips and tears along edges, ink name on front end page, no markings in book, index, b&w photos and illustrations, Medicine and customs in Africa. Seller Inventory # w180825565

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Book Description 2018. Softcover. Condition: New. This is a reprint of the original work published in 1750. We are professionally publishing these works using the classic text and artwork. The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. The book is printed in black and white. Illustrations if any are also in black and white. Re-sized. Sewn perfect bound for longer life. Fold-outs if any not included. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove. If the book is a multi volume set then this is only a single volume. We are proud to offer numerous titles all at incredible prices with worldwide delivery to over 100 countries. Printed on acid free paper. The image if shown any is for reference only so that you can be sure of the book title before buying. Original Publisher: London, Printed for the translator Language: eng Pages: 436 Volume: 1. Seller Inventory # S990001403646

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Book Description 2018. Softcover. Condition: New. This is a reprint of the original work published in 1750. We are professionally publishing these works using the classic text and artwork. The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. The book is printed in black and white. Illustrations if any are also in black and white. Re-sized. Sewn perfect bound for longer life. Fold-outs if any not included. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove. If the book is a multi volume set then this is only a single volume. We are proud to offer numerous titles all at incredible prices with worldwide delivery to over 100 countries. Printed on acid free paper. The image if shown any is for reference only so that you can be sure of the book title before buying. Original Publisher: London, Printed for the translator Language: eng Pages: 440 Volume: 2. Seller Inventory # S990001403645

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Gelfand, Michael
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Book Description E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburgh, 1964. Hardcover. Barlow, V.N. (illustrator). pp. viii, 174. 8vo. Black and white photographs and illustrations. Boards slightly bowed, sunning to spine and edges of boards, light edgewear, ink name to ffep and title page; good+ in a fair dust jacket with large chips, foxing to front panel, and moisture soiling to spine and rear panel. SIGNED by author twice, once on ffep and once on title page. Foreward by A.P.D Thomson. Seller Inventory # 016003

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Gelfand, Michael.
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Book Description E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburgh, 1964. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Illustrated by V. N. Barlow (illustrator). 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; viii - 174 pp. Green cloth covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Well annotated with a four page index. Illustrated with drawings and photos. The author was a Professor of Medicine at the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Chapters on the earliest doctors, witchdoctors, African children, dietary habits, Shona hygiene, contact with western culture, urbanisation. The text is tight and clean with former owner's name on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket has some minor soiling and wear. Seller Inventory # 12713

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Book Description E & S. Livingstone, 1964. Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 5181134

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Book Description Edinburgh: E & S Livingstone, 1964., 1964. Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. Seller Inventory # Z1-C-083-00705

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Book Description London, Printed for G. Woodfall and others, um 1760., 1760. 1 Titelblatt, 404 Seiten, 8 Blatt Contents. 20 x 13 cm, mittelbauner Kalbslederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel auf rotem Rückenschild, goldgeprägter Rückenschmuck. Einband berieben und bestoßen, Lederbezug am vorderen Falz geplatzt, fliegendes Vorsatzblatt mit Ausriß, Titelblatt vorderseitig kurz beschrieben, rückseitig gestempelt, die ersten und letzten Seiten etwas fleckig, sonst ordentlich erhaltenes und gut brauchbares Exemplar. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 750. Seller Inventory # 48981

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