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TIRED OF NOT SLEEPING? : A Complete and Practical Guide to Overcoming Insomnia

By: Dr Sandra Cabot, and Nancy Beckam ND

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Camden, NSW, Australia, WHAS: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007536

ISBN: 0975743600

Condition: Very Good +


206pp., several b/white illustrations intext. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves pristine. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. " . . . provides you with practical strategies for 68 things that stop you sleeping . . . Up-to-date information is given on the correct use of antidepressant drugs and sleeping pills; natural herbal and nutritional sleeping remedies; supplements and foods to help your brain and nervous system relax; the sleep hormone melatonin; aromatherapy; behavioural and relaxation therapy . . . " Book weight approx. 255g. Postage charge will be reduced as this it... View more info

THE COMPLETE BOOK OF ENERGY MEDICINES: Choosing Your Path to Health

By: Dziemidko, Helen E.

Price: $10.45

Publisher: Rochester, Vermont, U.S.A., Healing Arts Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Impression

Seller ID: 003364

ISBN: 089281845X

Condition: Very Good +


191pp., colour frontispiece and intext colour and b/w halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper bumped and creased on lower foredge corner, otherwise very good. Trained as a physician and a qualified homeopath, together with associated skills, the author guides the reader through over 50 complimentary therapies, and the 20 most common chronic ailments, using 'Body Energy Medicine' techniques.In 'parts', contents include: Prelims., Intro., Discovering energy, Complimentary therapies, Flow charts for common ailments, Biblio... View more info

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THE FOOD DOCTOR : Healing Foods for Mind and Body

By: Edgson, Vicki, and Marber, Ian

Price: $16.15

Publisher: United Kingdom, Collins & Brown: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007219

ISBN: 1855856824

Condition: Very Good +


160pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, flapped card wrapper nominally scuffed only. " . . . introduces simple foods with amazing healing properties - and shows how they can boost your vitality and well-being, improve your mood and even beat that 'tired all the time' syndrome. Along with hundreds of nutrition facts, you'll discover which foods aid concentration; why bananas and turkey can help you sleep; and what to eat to help common ailments such as arthritis, migraine, colds, hayfever, and circulatory a... View more info

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THE NATURAL PAINT DECORATOR

By: Edwards, Lynn, and Lawless, Julia

Price: $20.90

Publisher: London, Kyle Cathie Limited: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007823

ISBN: 1856267067

Condition: Very Good +


192pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Montage-illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. First published in 2002 as 'The Natural Paint Book'. "Avoid the toxic effects of conventional paints and live in a healthier environment by decorating your home with natural paints! . . . Throughout the book the authors explain clearly the ingredients and properties of different paints and their impact on your health and the environment. Practical chapters explain how to make and apply natural paints . . . over 50 recipes and techniq... View more info

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BREATHING UNDERWATER : The Inner Life of T'ai Chi Ch-uan

By: Emerson, Margaret

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Berkeley, California, North Atlantic Books: 1993

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 009890

ISBN: 1556431678

Condition: Very Good


113pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Fine black pen stripe to lower textblock edge. Illustrated card wrapper mildy edgeworn only. "Apart from its physical benefits, the practice of T'ai Chi Ch'uan can foster emotional health and psychological well-being. The author, a longtime student and teacher of T'ai Chi, examines how the skills developed in the practice of T'ai Chi Ch'uan - awareness, concentration, mobility, and flexibility - can enrich our personal and professional lives . . . " Book weight approx. 220g. Postage charge will be... View more info

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FATS THAT HEAL, FATS THAT KILL

By: Erasmus, Udo

Price: $31.35

Publisher: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, Alive Books: 1993

Edition: Fourteenth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006374

ISBN: 0920470386

Condition: Very Good +


xxiii, + 456pp., intext figures and tables. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Author's signature to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Negligible edgewear to illustrated card wrapper. The author, an internationally recognised authority on the subject, presents current research on common and less well-known oils with therapeutic potential, whilst exposing the manufacturing processes that turn healing fats into killing fats . . . explains the effects of these fats on human health, and discloses the information that enables readers to choose health-promoting oils. Contents include: Prelims., 91 sh... View more info

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SHAOLIN NEI JIN QI GONG: Ancient Healing in the Modern World

By: Fenton, Peter

Price: $16.15

Publisher: York Beach, ME, U.S.A., Samuel Weiser, Inc.: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006143

ISBN: 0877288763

Condition: Very Good +


xv, + 183pp., b/white halftone and line-drawn instructional illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. "This special Qi Gong ( Nei=internal, Jin=force, Qi=vital energy, Gong=achievements of practice) was developed by Shaolin priests for the cultivation of internal vital energy. It is an ancient and venerable Chinese discipline well-known among martial artists and those who specialise in traditional Chinese medicine." Numerous contents over 5 chapters, Biblio., Index, and About the Author. Book weight approx... View more info

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AQUA YOGA : Harmonizing Exercises in Water for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

By: Freedman, Francoise Barbira

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Lorenz Books: 2000

Edition: Second Impression.

Seller ID: 011269

ISBN: 0754807452

Condition: Very Good +


96pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss illustrated boards negligibly bumped. From the rear cover: " . . . a unique series of exercises developed by the author over many years to combine the therapeutic and buoyant nature of water and the energizing and harmonizing effect of yoga." Book weight approx. 840g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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TAI CHI: The Supreme Ultimate

By: Galante, Lawrence (Edited by Betsy Selman)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: U.S.A., Samuel Weiser, Inc.: 1990

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 006066

ISBN: 0877284970

Condition: Very Good +


208pp., plentiful b/white halftone instructional illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small nick to head of half-title page. Illustrated card wrapper has minimal edgewear, light bump to foredge. Foreword by Master T.T. Liang. Numerous contents include: Tai Chi, Origin and History, Classics, Philosophy, Spirituality, Tai Chi Chuan and other Eastern Systems, Tai Chi Chuan and Western Psychology, Tai Chi Chuan and Occult Systems, Tai Chi Chuan and Health, Tai Chi Chuan and Self-Defense, The Dynamics of Tai Chi Chuan, The Solo Form, The Tai Chi Form I & II, In Conclusion, B... View more info

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CHINESE MEDICINE

By: Gao, Dr. Duo (Consultant Editor)

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Carlton Books Limited: 1998

Seller ID: 012208

ISBN: 1858684307

Condition: Very Good +


208pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good+. From the rear panel: "This authoritative book is a fully comprehensive guide to the four main branches of Chinese medicine: herbalism, food cures, acupuncture and manipulative therapy. Edited by Dr Duo Gao, one of the world's leading authorities on Chinese medicine, the book is illustrated throughout with colour photographs, easy-reference panels and artwork illustrations. It provides an in-depth analysis of this increasingly popular holistic medical system, together ... View more info

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CHINESE MEDICINE

By: Gao, Duo (Consultant Editor)

Price: $13.30

Publisher: London, Carlton Books: 2004

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010115

ISBN: 1844427676

Condition: Very Good


208pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. Introduction by Barbara Bernie. "Traditional Chinese Medicine, known as TCM, restores harmony to the mind, body and spirit by balancing yin and yang and regulating qi - the energy that flows through the meridians of the body. This book is a fully comprehensive and authoritative guide to the four main branches of TCM: herbalism, food cures, acupuncture and manipulative therapy." Includes Index. Book weight approx. 640g. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12... View more info

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YOU CAN CONQUER CANCER : Prevention And Management

By: Gawler, Ian

Price: $11.40

Publisher: South Yarra, VIC, Australia, Michelle Anderson Publishing: 2001

Edition: Updated Edition.

Seller ID: 011156

ISBN: 0855723203

Condition: Very Good +


257pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good+. From the back panel: " 'You Can Conquer Cancer' was a revolutionary book when first published in 1984. This edition is completely updated. It contains whole sections which provide important new information and self-help techniques. The book, remarkable for its clarity, enlarges upon what is a truly integrated, holistic approach to cancer; emphasising nutrition, the power of the mind, meditation, family and social support and the spiritual dimension of life." Book weight approx. 332g. *Postage char... View more info

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BODY LEARNING : An Introduction to the Alexander Technique

By: Gelb, Michael

Price: $13.30

Publisher: London, Aurum Press: 1988

Edition: Second (Updated) Edition, Reprint

Seller ID: 009930

ISBN: 0948149736

Condition: Very Good


xiii, + 146pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a very small, soft corner crease, negligible indentations. "The Alexander Technique is a method of not only putting us in touch with our bodies but of deepening our perceptions and wellbeing in general. Its effects on all aspects of living are profound . . . This updated edition has completely new illustrations, including photographs of Alexander lessons specially taken for the book." Contents include: Acks., Foreword to the new edition, Foreword to the first e... View more info

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IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND: Practical Palmistry for Career and Relationship Success

By: Gerstein, Liz

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Carlsbad, California, U.S.A., Hay House Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 005998

ISBN: 1561708100

Condition: Very Good +


xxiii, + 295pp., colour illustrations throughout by Gayle Kabaker. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, lightly padded boards nominally scuffed only. Author Liz Gerstein, a certified handwriting analyst and student of 'chiromancy' (the art of reading hands) for over twenty years, presents a groundbreaking work on palmistry. Taking a new approach, she has created personality types based on the various types of hands. A comprehensive and fascinating work which contains historical and scientific information, plus numerous helpful and descriptive illustrations. Book weight ap... View more info

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NATURAL VISION IMPROVEMENT

By: Goodrich, Janet

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Ringwood, Victoria, Australia, Penguin Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010252

ISBN: 0909104905

Condition: Good+


xiv, + 218pp., plus 4 page, unpaginated, colour-plate section, and intext b/white line drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Illustrated pictorial wrapper softly creased and mildly indented. Small area of surface abrasion to first (Author bio.) page, else leaves clean, albeit very mildly tanned on introductory and closing pages. 'Natural Vision Improvement' offers valuable advice on improving natural vision, using relaxing, effective vision games . . . Contents include: Prelims., 17 informative chapters, Biblio., Appendix, Biographies, Glossary, Index, Eye charts, More. Book ... View more info

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YOUR GUIDE TO THE ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE

By: Gray, John

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1998

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 008515

ISBN: 0575067136

Condition: Very Good +


176pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped on foot. "The Alexander Technique, developed a century ago and now scientifically recognised around the world, has revolutionised the lives of many people . . . While the technique itself is simple, putting it into practice requires close attention to detail and the careful correction of ingrained bad habits. This guide returns to Alexander's rudimentary procedures to reinforce the principles imparted by teachers and to help individuals practise them ... View more info

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PRACTICAL MIRACLES FOR MARS AND VENUS : Nine Principles for Lasting Love, Increasing Success, and Vibrant Health in the Twenty-First Century

By: Gray, John

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Macmillan: 2000

Edition: First Australian Edition.

Seller ID: 010064

ISBN: 0732910536

Condition: Very Good +


viii, + 244pp. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper negligibly indented only. " . . . just as the pace of life has accelerated, so has your potential for change. By awakening your hidden power to create practical miracles, you will more effectively adjust to life's challenges and respond with greater peace, joy, confidence and love. John Gray provides nine guiding principles . . ." Book weight approx. 294g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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SAMUEL HAHNEMANN : His Life and Work. Volume II: Supplements

By: Haehl, Richard

Price: $20.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B. Jain Publishers: 1992

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007274

Condition: Good+


xv, + 515pp. Book clean and square. Ex-Library copy. Spine firm. minimal ex-libris indicators, else leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards nominally bumped, and edgeworn on foot. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and colour-faded on spine. This second volume on the life and work of Samuel Hahnemann, considered to be the father of Homeopathy, was translated into English by Marie L. Wheeler. It contains "documents, State papers, letters, essays, dissertations, etc." Contents include: Prelims., 27 chapters, Index of Hahnemann's Essays and Works. Book w... View more info

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THE CHRONIC DISEASES : Their Peculiar Nature and Their Homoeopathic Cure (2)

By: Hahnemann, Samuel (Dr.)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: India., B. Jain Publishers: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008737

Condition: Very Good


(pp) 859-1600. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped and edgeworn. Leaves clean, small corner crease to several. Mild tanning to front and rear gutters. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn and scuffed, light colour-fade to spine. Translated from the second enlarged German edition of 1835 by Professor Louis H. Tafel, with annotations by Richard Hughes. Edited by Pemberton Dudley. Volume Two contents include: L (Lycopodii Pollen) to Z (Zincum), Index. Book weight approx. 830g. View more info

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WAY OF PSYCHIC PROTECTION

By: Hall, Judy

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Thorsons: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 006038

ISBN: 0007110219

Condition: Very Good +


xxviii, + 185pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has negligible edgewear and scuffing. First published by Thorsons as 'Principles of Psychic Protection' 1999. This edition, 2001. An introductory guide containing practical techniques and actual case studies. Explaining what psychic protection is, and why we need it, psychic attachment and how to guard against psychic attack, this book will deepen your understanding of the impermeable barrier as a protection against other person's negative thoughts and feelings . . . Conte... View more info