Lot 30 of 373:
Bread for Health  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
A Treatise on the Virtues and Efficacy of a Crust of Bread, Eat in a Morning Fasting; to which are added , some particular remarks concerning great Cures accomplished by the Saliva, or Fasting-Spittle, as when internally given, in the Scurvy, Gravel, Stone, Rheumatism, and divers other diseases, arising from obstructions. By A Physician
Author:
Robinson, Nicholas
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed for A. and C. Corbett; and sold by J. Crouse in Norwich
Date:
1765
Description:

75 + [1] ad pp. 3/4 morocco & cloth, gilt-lettered spine, raised bands. Fourth Edition. 

An early treatise on the medical benefits to digestion from bread. 

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Condition:
Front cover detached but present, otherwise good and complete - rare.
 
Item number:
302275
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