The Toadstool Millionaires: A Social History of Patent Medicines in America before Federal Regulation

By: Young, James Harvey

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A bump to the top corner, and the heel of the spine. Mild rubbing to the dust jacket. Chronicles the rise of the patent medicine trade from its beginnings in colonial America until passage of the first federal food and drug law. Illustrated, index. ; 282 pages

Title: The Toadstool Millionaires: A Social History of Patent Medicines in America before Federal Regulation

Author Name: Young, James Harvey

Categories: Offbeat Collectible Books,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 22738

Keywords: Patent medicines-United States-Law and legislation FIRST Edition