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1 Atkins, Robert C., M.D. Dr. Atkins Diet Revolution
NY Bantam 1973 19th Printing Mass Market Paperback Good  12mo - over 6' - 7' tall 
323 pp. Atkins presents his controversial diet emphasizing high protein intake and no carbohydrates. A publisher's preface alludes to criticism by the American Medical Association and advises readers to consult a physician before undertaking the diet; Atkins' 1973 congressional testimony appended. Moderate wear; pages yellowed. No markings.  
Price: 2.00 USD
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2 Cousins, Norman Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by the Patient
NY W.W. Norton & Co. 1979 039301252 First Edition Cloth & Boards Very Good  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
173 pp., bibliography. An expanded version of an article first published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a groundbreaking milestone in mainstream recognition of the validity of holistic healing. Cousins, longtime Saturday Review editor, helped bring respectability to this alternative approach.  
Price: 4.50 USD
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3 Hobbs, Christopher The Ginsengs: A User's Guide
Santa Cruz, Calif. Botanica Press 1996 1884360068 / 9781884360060 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
103 pp., bibliography, appendices, include recipes section. Soiled cover, corners curled, text clean. Spine uncreased. Herbalist Hobbs, a botanist and founder of Rainow Light Herbal Extracts, offers a guide to various uses of 10 varieties of ginseng. Light wear. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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4 McAfee, John The Secret of the Yamas
Woodland Park, Colorado McAfee Publications 2001 09771156905 Trade Paperback Fine  12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
81 pp. Virtually new. Yoga teacher McAfee looks at principles of conduct, an often neglected aspect of yoga discipline.  
Price: 2.70 USD
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5 Michael A. Weiner; Janet Weiner Herbs That Heal: Prescription for Herbal Healing
Mill Valley, California Atrium Publishers Group 1994 0912845112 / 9780912845111 First Edition Trade Papeback Very Good No Jacket 4to -- 9.5 In Tall 
436 pp. Lightly used, no markings in text, light spine creasing. An easy to use, easy to read guide to herbs and how they may ease various ailments. Includes medical research summaries, and scientific names of herbs. Cover blurb states:" How to Fortify your natural defenses against cancer, arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, skin problems, insomnia, allergies -- even the common cold...." As is typical in healing books, the authors include a disclaimer that the guide is not a substitute for seeking medical treatment. Includes a glossary, list of suppliers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Winston, Stephanie Getting Organized
NY WW. Norton & Co. 1978 039307867 Possible Book Club. Cloth & Boards Very Good  Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Strohback, Stephanie 
256 pp., biblio, index. Light fading on spine, dj corners rubbed. Many useful pointers on organizing not only paperwork but also furniture, clothes, and time. Written by a NY efficiency consultant.  
Price: 4.50 USD
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