Hardcover first edition - First edition. Comprehensive reference work covering all aspects of the root referred to as weasel-root - from the history of its use, the fact that it was long known as a calming agent, and its modern uses including synthesis of reserpine. Illustrated with reproductions of botanical plates and photographs. References at the end of each section. Index. xii, 149 pp. Near fine in a good dust jacket (chipping at base of spine of dj, other edgewear). LIMITED TIME SALE: All prices shown have been REDUCED by 25% for the ABEBOOKS SALE. Dust jacketsare protected with archival covers, and books are carefully packed for shipping. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: RAUWOLFIA: Botany, Pharmacognosy, Chemistry ...
Publisher: Boston: Little Brown, (1957) dj
Book Description Little, Brown, Boston, 1957. Condition: Good. [1st ed.]. 1957 [1st ed.] illus., map, diagrs., tables. . xii, 149 p. Former Library book. Includes facsimiles of the frontispiece and t.p. of Georg E. Rumpf's supplement to the Herbarium amboinense, 1775, and also a facsim. of the English translation of the t.p. by Robert E. Woodson, Jr. ; Includes bibliographies. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP64926978
Book Description Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1957. Hardcover, 24 cm, 149 pp. Ills.: black and white illustrations. Cond.: goed / good. Seller Inventory # 68350
Book Description Little, Brown and Company, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: UsedVeryGood. Hardcover; light fading, light shelf wear to exterior; light mark on spine where label was removed; bump to top corners; former owner's bookplate inside front board; otherwise in very good condition with clean text, firm binding. Seller Inventory # 2165
Book Description Boston, 1957. XIII,149 pp. 25 figs & Cloth. Seller Inventory # 146386