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THE USE OF TOBACCO, and the Evils, Physical, Mental, Moral, and Social, Resulting Therefrom

By: Griscom, John H.

Price: $124.94

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam & Son: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39474


37 pages; Original owner's name and date of June 29, 1869 in pencil on first blank after slate green endpapers. Otherwise clean and tight in original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at front board. Minor rubbing at spine ends, otherwise Near Fine. OCLC 5857298 Dr. John Hoskins Griscom, a physician with Quaker roots, was a leader of American sanitary science in 1840s and 1850s. In this work he argues against the use of tobacco examining its numerous h... View more info