1887. MILLSPAUGH, Charles F. Item #89477
MILLSPAUGH, Charles F. AMERICAN MEDICINAL PLANTS; AN ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIPTIVE GUIDE TO THE AMERICAN PLANTS USED AS HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES; THEIR HISTORY, PREPARATION, CHEMSITRY, AND PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS. VOLS. I & II. New York and Philadelphia: Boericke & Tafel, 1887. First edition. xv, , 109 entries (paginated separately per plant), 109 plates; Vol II: entries 110 - 180, 70 plates (inclding attractive folding plate of Cannabis Sativa),  pp. Appendix. Index in Vol. II. Half leather stamped in gilt, black pebbled cloth boards with gilt titles and vignettes. Ex-library with usual markings, blocks intact, spine and rear board detached Vol. I, front cover and spine detached Vol. II. Some closed tears to text page edges, plates very good, occasional thumb soil to edges. Arranged by plant family. The only folding plate is the Cannabis plate in Vol. II. Complete. As is.