Boston: Published for the Author. J. Amsbury, Jr., Printer, Tauton. 1840. 1st edition thus, American Imprints 40-5950. 23, [1 (Index)] pp. "The roots and herbs enumerated in this treatise, together with this book, may be found at H. Winchester & Co.'s store, rear of 49 Hanover Street, Boston, wholesale and retail, very reasonable." -- t.p. verso. Woodcut of Pleurisy Root to top half of first page of text. 8vo. 9" x 5". Printed self-wrappers, stitched [lacking blue paper covers?]. Now housed in a clear archival mylar sleeve. General wear, age-toning & spotting. Some edge rash. Old penciled sum to p. 24 margin. Withal, a VG copy. Item #51184
An abbreviated version of a much larger work first published in 1835, with a distinct & specific focus on the vegetarian realm.