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Category: All Categories: Medical: Health and Fitness: Herbals
13 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Anderson, Frank J.  
An Illustrated History of the Herbals

Publisher: Columbia University Press 1977.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Later Printing Former owner's bookplate on endpaper a d emboss on tp; DJ with slight wear to edges; An good history of herbals and early boatical literature; well researched and well documented; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages; This book is a fascinating and beautifully illustrated history of herbal texts throughout the world from ancient cultures through the seventeenth century. A "herbal" by definition is a book that is descriptive of plants and the term did not come into use until the sixteenth century.

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2.
Buchman, Dian Dincin  
Herbal Medicine: the natural way to get well and stay well
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Herbal Medicine: the natural way to get well and stay well by Dian Dincin Buchman, Wings Books, hard cover, dust jacket, 1994 edition, 310 pages, near new condition

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3.
Coffin, A. I. (Albert Isaiah), ca. 1791-1866  
Coffin's Guide to Health
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Publisher: London, Friendly Botanic Society of Great Britain [before 1860].
Printed receipt, 8.5 x 15 cm., filled in manuscript; verso blank. American-born A. I. (Albert Isaiah) Coffin published his Botanic Guide to Health in many editions in Victorian England. This records in pencil the purchase of a copy by a Mr. Riptye[?] as a member of the Friendly Botanic Society of Great Britain. Signed in ink by Coffin; dated in pencil 1860. Stock#Flat192. Very good.

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4.
Foster, Steven  
TYLER'S HONEST HERBAL A Sensible Guide to the Use of Herbs and RelatedRemedies
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Publisher: Haworth Herbal Press New York 1999.
Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 442 pages

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5.
Frescos, Aristides  
A Concise Guide to Understanding and Using the Bach Flower Remedies/Un Guide Concis pour Comprendre et Utiliser les Remedes de fleurs Bach

Publisher: N.P.: Helianthus Press, 1993,.
Stapled wrappers, bilingual edition in French and English, 11pp and 11pp. As new. 44 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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6.
Gifford, George E., Jr., 1930-1981  
Botanical Remedies in Colonial Massachusetts, 1620-1820
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Publisher: [Boston] The Colonial Society, c1980 {Stinehour printed].
Offprint. pp. 263-288, illus., 12 facsims., 23.5 cm. Offprint from Medicine in Colonial Massachusetts, 1620-1820, Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, volume 57. Dr. George Gifford died, much too young in a promising career, the year after this came out.Included is the program from his memorial service at Harvard 6 May, 1981. Stock# 44,107. Vg / offprint

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7.
Heffern, Richard, Illustrated by: Illustrations  
Secrets of the Mind-Altering Plants of Mexico

Publisher: Pyramid Communications, Inc. New York, NY 1974.
204 pp, [4], glossy yellow-orange-black SC paperback. The book presents data on aphrodisiacs, stimulants, analgesics, depressants, anesthetics, hallucinogenics using relevant data and background information culled from ancient records and recent publiscations, eyewitness accounts and case histories. This is a compilation of Mexican botanical drug use, from ancient Mayan and Aztec civilizations to the present. First Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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8.
Hobbs, Christopher  
Echinacea The Immune Herb! (2nd ed.)

Publisher: Santa Cruz: Botanica Press, 1995,.
ISBN: 1884360033 Paper bound, second edition revised, illustrated, 83pp includes appendices and references. Fine copy. 128 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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9.
Keville, Kathi Illustrator: Illustrated by Roman Szolkowski  
HERBS FOR HEALTH AND HEALING A Drug Free Guide to Prevention and Cure

Publisher: Rodale Press Emmaus, PA 1996.
Second Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Previous owner's name. Edgewear. ; 374 pages

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10.
Ody, Penelope. Blumenthal, Mark.  
The Complete Medicinal Herbal.

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley, London [c1993].
Foreword by Mark Blumenthal. 192 p., color illus. & photos; 30 cm. Includes Herbs Past & Present; A-Z of Medicinal Herbs; Herbal Remedies; Home Remedies; Other Medicinal Herbs; Consulting an Herbalist; Glossary; Bibliography; Index. Color pictorial boards; matching dj slightly worn, has circular closed tear in rear; VG. 39952.

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11.
Selection du Reader's Digest (préface par René Paris).  
SECRETS ET VERTUS DES PLANTES MEDICINALES.
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Publisher: Montréal: Sélection du Reader's Digest (1985)..
Première édition canadienne, 1re impression. ISBN: 9780888501356 Guide en trois parties: I. Le royaume des simples (une histoire naturelle; l'usine végétale; identifier, cueillir, conserver); II. Guide des plantes à connaitre (les plantes: sauvages, cultivées, toxiques, exotiques); III. Les bienfaits des plantes (l'emploi des simples; dictionnaire de la santé; les usages vétérinaires). 463p: le tableau dichotomique pliée, nombreuses iconographie en couleurs (illustrations et photographies); 29cm. Glossaire illustré en noir, Index. 1376g. Bon état (légère usure et égratignures de la couverture, texte non marqué, reliure solide). Glossy hardcover - couverture rigide. Book condition: Good Plus. Jacket condition: Sans jaquette.

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12.
Swahn, J. O.  
The Lore Of Spices: Their History and Uses around the World

Publisher: Crescent Books New York 1991.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket First US Edition; First Printing Slight wear to edges of DJ, spine slightly sun-burnt; Good historical information on various spices, includes numerous illustrations ; 4to; 208 pages

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13.
Uyldert, Mellie. Benthem Oosterhuis, R. A.  
Lexicon der Geneeskruiden [Dictionary of Edible Herbs]

Publisher: Driehoek, Amsterdam.
359 p., indexes, color illustrations throughout including color plates. Dictionary of Edible Herbs. In Dutch. Vraagbaak voor zieken en gezonden met een voorwoord van Dr. R. A. Benthem Oosterhuis. This Dutch dictionary of medicinal herbs gives Dutch, Latin, French, German, and English names for each plant and discusses its edible and healing properties. Detailed color text illustrations and plates for field identification. Dj has small tears, minor wear, ink inscription; Very Good; useful in many languages. Stock#24074.

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