First edition ("Bicentennial Edition" as stated upon title page). vi, 178 pages. Hardcover: H 28.75cm x L 22cm. Pictorial dust jacket rubbed and lightly soiled, subtle toning to spine and front panel, spine ends nicked, short tear at head of front flap fold with associated short crease at front panel's top right corner. Pictorial cloth boards, spine slightly cocked. Edges toned; strong toning to pages 8-9 caused by a now removed irrelevant newspaper clipping. Interior pages are otherwise quite clean. Foreword by Alabama Pharmaceutical Association Director Launia L. Thagard; b/w photographs and illustrations throughout. Interesting history of the pharmacy industry in Alabama with much on local community drugstores and pharmacists in both the state's rural and urban areas. Chapter titles: "Its History;" "The Remedies;" "Alabama Pharmaceutical Association;" "Thelma Morris Coburn;" "Launia L. Thagard;" "State Board of Pharmacy;" "Pharmacy Schools;" "In a Small Town in the Early 1900's;" "Pharmacists Elected to National Office;" "Wholesaling and Manufacturing;" "Traveling Men;" "Alabama Pharmacies;" "Alabama Institutional Pharmacies;" and "Hospital Pharmacy." A very good copy in a very good dust jacket of an uncommon book. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: PROFILES OF ALABAMA PHARMACY.
Publisher: Birmingham, AL: Alabama Pharmaceutical Association, History Study Committee, 1974.
Book Description Alabama Pharmacutical Association, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. This fine bicentennial first edtion of 178 pages is filled with photographs and an informative text. The bok is tight, bright, and clean, free of names and markings. The end papers are decorated with reproductions of old medicine labels. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 21074
Book Description ALABAMA PHARMACEUTICAL ASSOCIATION, ALABAMA, 1974. HARDBOUND. Book Condition: NEAR FINE. Dust Jacket Condition: VERY GOOD. PHOTOGRAPHS (illustrator). HARDBOUND BICENTENNIAL EDITION. THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND COPY OF THIS SCARCE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME.PROFILES OF ALABAMA PHARMACY.A BICENTENNIAL EDITION OF THE ALABAMA PHARMACEUTICAL ASSOCIATION.HISTORY STUDYH COMMITTEE CONSISTED OF JAMES R. KUYKENDALL AND SEVERAL OTHERS.178 PAGES OF TEXT AND PHOTOGRAPHS IN PICTORIAL HARDBOUND IN LOVELY PICTORIAL DUST JACKET.A WONDERFUL BOOK AT A LOW PRICE. Size: QUARTO. ALABAMA MEDICINE. Bookseller Inventory # MLGH7009