1870 · New York
Uncommon patent medicine promotional pamphlet, advertising Dr. Herrick's Sugar Coated Pills, Herrick's Kid Strengthening Plasters, Harvell's Condition Powders, and Dr. Perrin's Fumigator in between a scattering of jokes and an assortment of recipes for apple sauce, rice pudding, grape and currant wines, salvaging poor bread, preserving butter, etc.
=> Horse cures apparently a specialty.
Not in Bitting, Brown, or Cagle & Stafford (see Bitting 515 for 1868 printing). Publisher's printed yellow paper wrappers with original hanging loop present in upper inner corner; wrappers showing light wear. Mild to moderate foxing. => An interesting (and seldom seen) example of the genre. (Inventory #: 36570)