BOYLE, T. Coraghessan
The Road to Wellville
(NY), Viking, (1993). An elaborate, satirical historical novel based on the life of Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, a turn-of-the century health crusader and inventor of Kellogg's Corn Flakes (along with "peanut butter...[and] some seventy-five other gastrically correct foods"). Basis for the film. Signed by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket with an "autographed copy" sticker on the front panel. [#027338] $20
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