New Delhi: B. Jain Publishers, 1993. Export Edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight-bound 8vo, 1455pp plus 76pp index. Cover is slightly crackced on the outside front but neatly re-enforced on the inside. Some scuffs and bumps to the tips and spine ends front and back. There is a former owner name neatly penned on the ffe. Text block is clean and tight with all thumb inserts in place. Used, but not abused. Good + / none, probably as issued, condition, a bit loose. Item #17628
A record of the positive effects of drugs upon the healthy human organism, materia medica is the study of the origin and properties of remedial substances used in medicine, rather like an encyclopedia of medical terms, diseases, conditions, chemical substances, et al. An important and valuable reference book for students in any medical profession.