CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE MEDICINE HERBAL Pharmacy OPIUM

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 11,2011
  • Channel: Online Auction

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Description
WE PRESENT FOR AUCTION A 149 YEAR OLD RARE CIVIL WAR PRINTING OF DR. GUNN'S MEDICAL HERBAL DRUG REMEDIES.

This original Civil War printing entitled GUNN'S NEW DOMESTIC PHYSICIAN provides an invaluable collection of recipes and hundreds of preparations of MEDICINAL PLANTS & HERBS.

ABOUT DR. GUNN'S REMEDIES - - Please

Written by Tennessee doctor John C. Gunn, this Book Points Out, in Plain Language, Free From Doctor's Terms, the Diseases of Men, Women, and Children, the best remedies used to cure them. It is for the Use of Families in the Western and Southern States and Contains Descriptions of the Medicinal Roots and Herbs and How They Are to Be Used in the Cure of Diseases. This original Civil War printing entitled GUNN'S NEW DOMESTIC PHYSICIAN. It contains 153 page Vegetable Materia Medica with 20 green color plates, Medical Compounds, Lists of Medicines and Doses, as well as information on anatomy, hygiene and physiology, Glossary and a Detailed Index. Published by Moore,Wilstach, Keys and Company, 1862. Full Leather binding with marbled edges and endpapers. There are 1,046 pages plus publisher's catalog. Measures 6" x 10" and is four inches thick. Many illustrations.

CONDITION: SOLID...ALL PAGES ARE PRESENT. No loose pages. There is some scattered light foxing but most pages are bright white. One corner of the leather binding is worn. Note: This is a short summation of the book and its condition ..Please contact with specific questions.

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