A Picture of Health: 30 Health & Fitness Postcards

A Picture of Health: 30 Health & Fitness Postcards

Edited by


You save US$2.16

Free delivery worldwide

Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days

When will my order arrive?

This collection of beautiful health and fitness images from yesteryear contains classic adverts, information announcements and advice on avoiding disease, eating correctly and exercising regularly. These inspirational messages have relevance for everyone today, with dozens of postcards to energize even the most dedicated couch potatoes. These pictures of health have been specially selected from a whole range of posters from the "s up to the Sixties, and many were created as part of the U.S. Federal Art Project. There are also posters from Russia welcoming tourists to visit health spas in the former Soviet Union and Great Britain, with sports and food advice from the "s: Eat something from each group each day, To keep you healthy, fit and gay. Not to mention the classic Coughs and sneezes spread diseases warning. Keeping fit has never been so stylish!

show more
  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 120 x 164 x 22mm | 240.4g
  • Octopus Publishing Group
  • Ilex
  • LewesUnited Kingdom
  • English
  • Foil Blocked, E.
  • colour illustrations
  • 178157006X
  • 9781781570067
  • 308,438

Other books in Popular Medicine & Health

Other people who viewed this bought:

Author Information

Ilex Press is one of the world's leading publishers of photography, design, art, and pop culture books and gift items.

show more

Customer reviews

The only interesting picture in this book was the cover. It has old plain vintage style fonts and pictures in mostly dull colors. the quality is good , in thick cardstock. and it has a glue attachment so that was good too .show more
by Lily Mila