An Essay on the Influence of Tobacco upon Life and Health . . . Second Edition.

Boston: Published by Perkins & Marvin, 1839. Stated second edition. Original printed yellow wrappers, 6.5 x 4.13 inches, 48 pages. A trifle soiled; in very good condition. Item #19116

A detailed attack on tobacco use from the medical doctor and temperance advocate, first published in 1836. With the printed notice on the front wrapper, “One and a half printed sheets.” Early pencil ownership signature at the head of the front wrapper and the title page. A third edition was also published in 1839, in Cincinnati. American Imprints 57410.

Price: $125.00

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