Columbus [O.]: Published by Pike, Platt and Co., M. L. Lewis......Printer, 1832. An early edition of this popular work. 12mo, contemporary (likely original) tree calf, red morocco label, gilt lettering, 206,  pages, edges sprinkled. Some light wear and some foxing; small ink stain to a few leaves; a very good copy. Item #19132
First published in 1829 in Columbus, O., based on a series of lectures delivered in Cincinnati, and the earliest known work in support of the populist Thomsonian botanical medicine system. Evidently expanded over the earlier 162-page editions. Atwater 2991 (this edition); Morgan, Ohio Imprints, 178; Cordasco 30-0766.