LARGE 1861 QUACK MEDICINE LETTERPRESS BROADSIDE
BICOLORATA BARK." By Edward E. Phelps, M.D., LL.D., Professor of Theory and
Practice of Medicine, Dartmouth College.Copied from the Boston Medical and
Surgical Journal, of February 21, 1861. Boston, Mass.: M. S. Burr & Co.,
American and Foreign Proprietary Medicines..., 1861. First edition; broadside.
Single sheet, measuring 19 x 13 inches, printed on one side. In addition to the
medical journal article, also prints promotional text about M. S. Burr's
Oxygenated Bitters, plus a long list of exclusive proprietary medicines, drugs,
oils, soaps, perfumes, etc. Very light wear, else crisp and clean; lightly
rolled. An uncommon quack medicine broadside; a nice, large, letterpress
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