Published 1939; first edition; limited printing of 1,000; one of the final press runs at Hervey White’s Maverick Press; soft cover
5” x 7 5/8”; 47 pages with 9 illustrations
“Wherein some tales from the old herbals are related, with a brief account of the Indian, Quaker, and Shaker usages of beneficial plants. To which is added a short description of Catskill Mountain herb lore. Written and illustrated by Anita M. Smith, herbalist of Woodstock, New York, with a frontispiece by Maude and Miska Petersham.“ The title is taken from herbal literature of medieval times when scholars believed that barnacles were a kind of herb which grew on trees.
Weight: 0.2 lbs
List Price: $25.00
Sale Price: $20.00