THE LIFE AND WORKINGS OF THE BEAVER. Dr. Morris Spiegel.
THE LIFE AND WORKINGS OF THE BEAVER

THE LIFE AND WORKINGS OF THE BEAVER

Albany, N.Y. Dr. M. Spiegel, (1904). First Edition. Softcover. (16)pp; illustrations in text. More than half of this booklet is an advertising vehicle for Dr. Jones' Beaver Oil as a curative for sciatica, rheumatism, neuralgia, sore throat, bronchitis, back ache, toothache, headache, bruises, sprains, lameness, chilblains, frostbite, etc. Bound in pictorial tan wrappers; smudged throughout, staples rusted. 8.25" x 5.75" Good. Item #040584

Dr. M. Spiegel and his sons were charged in 1915 with violation of the Food & Drugs Act for misbranding and exaggerated claims for the efficacy of Dr. Jones' Beaver Oil. The charge noted in part, "This Liniment has been in use since 1869." [WorldCat finds two holdings of this title: Central Connecticut State and U Rochester Medical Center.].

Price: $50.00

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