The History of Health and The Art of Preserving It. James MacKenzie.
The History of Health and The Art of Preserving It

The History of Health and The Art of Preserving It

Edinburgh: William Gordon, 1759. Second Edition. Full Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Fine. Item #00535754

xii + 436pp. Beautifully bound in full brown speckled calf in period dress, spine with raised bands, red morocco label, and tooling in gilt and blind. Some very light foxing and light wear in places, else still a beautiful copy. Includes MacKenzie's advocacy of tennis, golf (and the seemingly inevitable cold bath!) as means to improved health.

Price: $400.00

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