New York: J.N. Jaros, 1890.
First edition. Complimentary copy inscribed to Elmira Y. Howard, female physician, with the compliments of the author (probably in the hand of someone who worked for the publisher); she is also named in the endorsements in the rear of the volume as one of the physicians who endorsed Dr. Mariani. [ii], 78 pp. Publisher's purple cloth lettered in gilt, all edges gilt, brown endpapers.A Fine copy with a little light foxing to contents, small bump to fore edge; bright gilt. An excellent, attractive copy of an illustrated guide to the medicinal aspects of the coca leaf by the inventor of cocawine, an important precursor to Coca-Cola. Item #140941119