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REVUE THEORIQUE ET PRATIQUE DES MALADIES DE LA NUTRITION. Revue théorique et pratique des maladies de la nutrition. 

[Paris], s.n., 1893-1898.

Six 8vo (210x127 mm), vol. 1: 768 pages / vol. 2: 768 pages / vol. 3: 767-(1) pages / vol. 4: 768 pages / vol. 5: 768 pages / vol. 6: 807-(1) pages. Bound without title page.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, flat spine, title and volume number in gilt on lettering-pieces. Old repair on the first two quires of volume 1. The first leaves of volumes 2 and 4 are loose. Large waterstains. Lack of paper on the covers of three volumes. Rubbings. Old repairs on the title and volume number pieces.

First edition.
Rare journal on the study of nutrition. It shows the knowledge in this field, at the very end of the 19th century.
The scientific writing committee was composed of Frantz Glénard (known for his studies of palpation techniques to diagnose certain pathologies of the abdomen), Fernand Lagrange (who was devoted to the promotion of sport and physical education), Henri de Lalaubie, Hisman Peyraud and Emile Gautrelet.

Price : 200 €

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