Richard Reece; Newbell Niles Puckett. Pair of Folk and Wes...
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DescriptionRichard Reece; Newbell Niles Puckett. Pair of Folk and Western Medicinal Texts. London and Chapel Hill: Various publishers, 1814-1926. Richard Reece. The Medical Guide for the Use of the Clergy, Heads of Families, and Practitioners in Medicine and Surgery. Compromising a practical dispensatory... London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown, 1814. Eleventh Edition. Octavo. 484, [10, index] pages. Marbled paper backed in calf with red leather spine label stamped in gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed, heavy edgewear, spine worn and chipped with some losses, rubbed and worn with losses (especially to lower board. Endpapers foxed and toned, front hinge weak, lacking rear free endpaper. Foxed, toned in margins, moderate edgewear with some chipping, some pages loose
[Together with]: Newbell Niles Puckett. Folk Beliefs of the Southern Negro. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1926. Octavo. 644 pages. Black cloth stamped in gilt. Corners bumped, minor edgewear, head and foot of spine slightly worn. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent thumbsoiling, minor text block edgewear. Very good. From the A. D. Andrews Collection of Southern and Natural History
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