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Arigo By Fuller, John G. Ships with Tracking Number! Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Surgeon of the Rusty Knife John G.
Gene The Book Peddler Uohn Crowell, Dust jacket in protective mylar. Fuller Grafton, Great Britain, Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has minimal reading creases.
Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner’s name in ink. Slight cock to spine. This is the documented account of a man who cured hundreds of thousands of sick and dying and yet was prosecuted by the government joh which he lived and ostracized by the church in which he fervently believed.
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket.
Binding is almost as new, with just a very slight twist. Brief gift note on ffep. Contents are almost as new. Very minor wear and soil on the complete DJ. Black Boards, bright blue spine lettering. The astounding story of the Brazilian peasant who mystified the medical profession with his surgical and healing powers.
He performed hundreds of opeations daily without antiseptics ful,er usually with an ordinary kitchen knife or jackknife – without anestheticswithout tying off blood vessels, without major bleeding, without any of the benefits of modern sicence Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Edition: Surgeon of the Rusty Knife: The amazing story of the Brazilian peasant who slashed his patients with rusty knives, used no anesthetics and had no medical training–yet confounded the world with thousands of miraculous cures!
Octavo in silver wrappers; plates: He worked in a trance, his movements controlled by the spirit of a Fulle doctor who first appeared to him in a dream.
He cured fatal cancers with jackknives and razors; cataracts, with nail scissors; goiters, with paring knives.
He cut flesh and tissue with the dull edge of a knife blade and sometimes with only his hands and fingers. Solid copy, lightly tanned but unmarked pages.
Arigo by Fuller, John G
Couple of corner creases to wraps. Pocket Books, Tight copy with edge and spine wear to cover, owner name on fly. Panther Books Ltd, A scruffy copy of this book about Arigo who caused considerable fascination in the s for his surgical ‘procedures’.
The cover and contents are worn and marked. The contents are assured, clear, competent, tight. Chapter 1 Books Published: Fuller HarperCollins Distribution Services.
John G. Fuller
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Controcorrente Group srl BibliotecadiBabele Published: Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Find Airgo Books Book Value. Sign up to receive offers and updates: