NY: American Publishing and Patent Specialty Co. (1903). Item #38125
8vo.; blue cloth covered boards with black and gilt decorations, hardcover; 266 pages including index, plus advertisements; black and white photographic illustrated frontispiece and black and white illustrations; “Containing treatise on the science of health, diet, dress, personal magnetism and hypnotism, physical culture, palmistry, character reading and many of the leading subjects of the day, compiled from the writings and lectures of our greatest authorities who deal with practical experience and not theory. Also a perfect advertising medium to reach the masses, and to keep the public in touch with the leading styles, designs, fashions, prices and inventions of the day.”; endpapers are sunned else a very good clean tight copy in edge-rubbed boards with the corners and spine ends beginning to fray and some soiling to back board.