Sunday, August 5, 2012

My "New" Medical Book

 I just found my 2nd medical book in 3 weeks.
They are so very cool and perfectly aged...
(interesting material too) =)
Here is the cover 
 Here is the title.
"Gunn's Newest Family Physician
Home Book of Health"
 and info at bottom of binding.
" Nursing the Sick,
Laws of Health,
Sanitary Economy
Physical Culture."
Boy., that sounds like it sums things up in a nutshell!
and a couple of the wonderful etchings inside.
a Great find s it is listed from $40- $185!!


blessings all. Have a great Monday....

barbsra jean

PS for those of you who are interested...
Vintage Markeptlace.. our huge sale Aug 4th,
went terrific!! (in spite of 101 degree weather.)
Pics coming soon.


Donna said...

What a great find! I love those gorgeous etchings!

Jennifer said...

Wonderful find! I love old books, if for nothing less than the charm and history they possess!

Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

Awesome finds and wonderful graphics! So happy to hear the sale was a success and I'm looking forward to seeing pictures:-)

Little Miss Maggie said...

Terrific finds, Barbara Jean. I love medical books too.

Dortesjs said...

aww such beautiful finds. lovely etchings

She Uses Her Words said...

What great treasures Barbara! I just love big old books!
xo, Karen

CraftyLoops said...

Wow these books look beautiful. I absolutely treasure books and being self taught in bookbinding I have a great deal of respect for books and their makers. These are gorgeous books. Lee x