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1st edition, Harper & Brothers, 1874-75. 8vo, Blue decorated cloth with gilt lettering. 19th century beauty advice; a series of articles first published in Harper's Bazar magazine. "The science of the toilet is well-nigh as delicate as that of medicine; and as no prescription has yet proved a specific for disease, no recipe can reach all cases of complexion." A good, clean copy but with tears and inked owner's signature in front endpaper. Shelf-wear and rubbing to edges of binding.