Image Not Available

HISTORY OF COCA "The Divine Plant" of the Incas

W. Golden Mortimer, M.D.

Published by AND/OR PRESS, San Francisco, 1974
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
Buy Used
Price: £ 97.51 Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 10.60 From Canada to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

Offered By

COOK AND BAKERS BOOKS
PARKSVILLE, VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC, Canada

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since 06 August 1999

About this Item

Fitz Hugh Ludlow Memorial Library Edition, one of 5,000 copies. Complete and Unabridged. Price clipped dust jacket has light edge wear, small sticker on front end page. Maroon cloth covered boards with coca leaves and side-edge lettering heavily embossed in gold. From the Fitz Hugh Ludlow Memorial Library in San Francisco which houses one of the world's finest private collections of psychoactive drug literature and related materials. Author's preface written New York, April 1901. Dedicated to ' Angelo Mariani, Paris France, A recognized exponent of the "Divine Plant" and the first to render coca available to the world.' So entwined is the history of the coca plant with that of the Inca race that the author has devoted fully half his work to a descriptive analysis of their civilization to the present. Romance and adventure fill these pages as well as scientific accounts of the plant itself, botanical and chemical analyses, and the results of medical experimentation. The thereapeutic value of coca and its preparation is discussed at great length. The bibliography consists of some 550 entries which the author consulted in the writing of his book. Size: 6" x 9" 576 Pgs. Bookseller Inventory # 114780

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: HISTORY OF COCA "The Divine Plant" of the ...

Publisher: AND/OR PRESS, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Black & White Photographs & Line Drawings

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Store Description

Cook and Bakers Books specializes in quality out-of-print and collectable Cook Books. We also have a wide selection of books on other subjects including Health and Well Being, Gardening, Nature, Biographies, Yoga and Eastern Philosophies, and Novels

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Thank you for shopping at Cook and Bakers Books. We have been selling books on-line since 1999. All of our orders are processed by Abebooks and shipped by Canada Post. Sorry, no personal shopping or phone orders please. If you have any questions please contact us at cookbook@intergate.ca and we will be happy to help. You can reach Abebooks by telephone, toll free, at 1-800-315-5335 8:00AM to 2:00PM Pacific Time Monday through Friday (except holidays).

Valerie Bradshaw
250 Island Highway East
P.O...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

All books are securely packaged and are insured against loss or damage by Canada Post.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Bank Draft