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Mineola, NY: Dover, 2003. 508p., very good paperback.
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image of Quinine's Predecessor: Francesco Torti and the Early History of Cinchona

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. Hardcover. xviii, 354p., illustrated dj, cloth boards, very good condition. The Henry E. Sigerist Series in the History of Medicine. From the dust jacket: "The history of cinchona has traditionally begun with the romantic - and now discredited - story of Francisca Henriquez Ribera, the Countess of Chinchon. According to legend, the… Read more
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Chinese Medicine

by Huard, Pierre; Ming Wong; tran. from the French by Bernard Fielding

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Published
1972
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. Paperback. 256 p. with colored illustrations and B&W photos; back cover with a creased corner, else in very good condition. The history of Chinese medicine, western medicine in China and traditional Chinese medicine in modern China.
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image of Xiang gang cao yao zhan lan / Exhibition of Medical Herbs in Hong Kong  香港草药展覽

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Hong Kong: Chinese Medical Research Institute 中國醫學研究所, 1976. 48 pages, a staplebound booklet, text in Chinese. Very good with minimal corner crease. Also includes the 10th anniversary celebration booklet of the Institute, and issue 3 of the staplebound magazine, Zhong yi yan jiu, that starts with a review of the exhibition. The brochure celebrates the history of Chinese… Read more
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image of The Archaic Herbal News Letter [continuing as Arizona's Healing and Herbal Alternatives Newsletter]. (Nine issues, together with three issues of Hypothesis, from the same editor]

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Cottonwood, AZ, 1994. Nine issues of the staplebound zine-format newsletter, 7x8.5 inches, very good; Hypothesis is in similar format. Numbers present are Vol. 1 sections 1-8, and vol. 2 sec. 1. For Hypothesis, issues present are vol. 1 sections 1 and 2, and vol. 2 sec. 1. Articles on herbal lore, mixed with yoga and crystal power, along… Read more
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image of Arizona's Healing and Herbal Alternatives Newsletter (Four issues, together with one issue of Hypothesis, from the same editor]

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Cottonwood, AZ, 1994. Four issues of the staplebound zine-format newsletter, 7x8.5 inches, very good but for some chips to the edge of no. 7; Hypothesis is in similar format. Numbers present are Vol. 1 sections 3, 4, 7 and 8, and vol. 2 sec. 1. For Hypothesis, issue present is vol. 1 section 2. Articles on herbal lore,… Read more
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image of Hemp for Health: The Medicinal and Nutritional Uses of Cannabis Sativa

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Rochester, VT: Healing Arts Press, 1997. Paperback. viii + 280p., trade paperback, illus., very good.
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Hong Kong: Fengnian 豐年, 1971. 187p., paperback, very good. Formulas for traditional Chinese herbal medicine.
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Zhongguo cheng yao shou ce 中國成藥手冊

by Sheng huo yu jian kang yue kan bian ji bu 生活與健康月刊編輯部

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Published
1981
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Hong Kong: Xianggang da guang chu ban she 香港大光出版社, 1981. 369p., paperback, very good. Formulas for traditional Chinese herbal medicine.
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The Herb Store [trade catalog]

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Published
1978
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Vancouver, BC: The Herb Store / Golden Bough, 1978. 76p., staplebound wraps, closed edge tear to front cover, even toning, otherwise very good. Undated, but mentions a rumor of increasing postage costs to come in April 1979. Countercultural shop's catalog of herbs, seeds, and alternative medicines. Biochemic teething tabs for the little one?
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image of Maya shamanism today, connecting with the cosmos in rural Yucatan

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Lancaster, CA: Labyrinthos, 2004. Paperback. x, 75p., softbound in 9x6 inch wraps, illus., first edition, very good condition.
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Prospects and Scope of Plant Medicine in Health Care Inter-Faculty Lecture delivered at the University of Ghana on 13th March, 1986

by Ayitey-Smith, E., Professor of Pharmacology and Head of the Department of Physiology

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Published
1989
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9789964301538
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Accra: Ghana Universities Press, 1989. Pamphlet. 31p., softbound booklet in 8x5.5 inch decorated wraps; has just a touch of foxing and edgewear, a very good copy.
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The land of the coral beds: Andaman and Nicobar Islands

by Das, Dr. Hari Hara [and] Shri Rabindranath Rath

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Published
1980
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Orissa, India: Smt. Shantilata Das, 1980. 126p., sewn signatures in 8.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps; somewhat worn, with wrinkled lamination and a small snag at the heel, some offset color inside front cover but essentially sound and clean. Cover illustration shows mother and child.
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An occasion in traditional life; illustrated by Isaac Othene

by Smith, Paul J. J.

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Published
1975
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Berkeley: Center for Open Learning & Teaching, 1975. Pamphlet. 11p., wraps slightly browned, else very good condition, illus. Folk tale of African herbal medicine by a SWAPO activist who emigrated to the US and taught throughout the Bay Area.
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Famous women in history

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Lynn: Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co, no date. 32p., 4.5x7 inches, illustrated with drawings and ads, in pictorial wraps. Advertising booklet for Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. Includes short histories of famous women and short testimonials for the snake oil - er - vegetable compound.
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