Author Gaffard, A. Du tabac, son histoire, ses propriétés. Son usage nuisible à la santé, à la morale et aux grands intérêts sociaux. 2e Édition.
Published 1872
Item ID 21110
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Paris & Limoges, Chapoulaud Frères, 1872. 12mo (16.8 x 11.1 cm). 184 pp.; two engraved plates. Original pictorial wrappers. A rare dedication copy, signed by Auguste Gaffard to Paul Devès (probably the Paris senator), of one the few early works with warnings against the use of tobacco. Untrimmed. Spine a bit cocked, and with some small loss and repair, otherwise good, internally clean. Rare copy - inscribed by the author