A MIDERN HERBAL: THE MEDICINAL, CULINARY, COSMETIC AND ECONOMIC PROPERTIES, CULTIVATION AND FOLK-LORE OF HERBS, GRASSES, FUNGI, SHRUBS AND TREES WITH ALL THEIR MIDERN SCIENTIFIC USES.
Book Details + Condition: Hafner Publishing Co. (New York). Scarce second edition, 1959. Complete two volumes in original slipcase. Includes more than 160 Illustrations & plates. Vol I: 427 pages; Vol II: 461 pages. Presented in Alphabetical Order. Introduction by Mrs. C.F. Leyel (Expert herbalist, founder of the Society of Herbalist in England, chain of herbalists stores "Culpeper Shops"). Overall in very good condition: tight binding; light shelf wear to boards; text is clean and unmarked save a few very small checkmarks next to some entries. Dust jackets show normal wear, mainly at edges and on spines; they retain their original prices. Original slipcover has normal wear at edges and corners.