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The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.
The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.
The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.
The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.

The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.


Unrecorded barber’s compendium of diseases with chapters on bathing and hygiene. Includes over 230 recipes for treating various ailments and skin conditions and the preparation of barber’s toiletries. Medical treatments are offered for such diseases as chicken pox, smallpox, syphilis, German measles, scarlet fever, and cancer. Plus a section entitled “Notes on Bacteria,” by Dr. Adolph Gehrmann, Bacteriologist for the Department of Health of Chicago.


Description: The Barbers’ Compend. A Complete Compend of Diseases of the Scalp and Face, Their Appearance, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Medicated and Non-Medicated Baths and Numerous Formulae for all the Various Tonsorial Preparations.

Minonk, Ill.: The Barbers’ Compend Co., 1900. 133, [5 (index)]pp. First edition. 5¾ x 4¼ inches. Stiff maroon paper covers.  Spine and final leaf expertly repaired with tissue; some toning to back cover; Very good.

[3730852]

Not in OCLC. See OCLC 35001178 for 1 similar copy, but with different imprint and pagination.


Price: $350.00