A practical, descriptive guide to the active principles of more than 200 medicinal herbs.
Lists their uses in folklore and modern herbal practice, modes of action. With a detailed index, scientific references, glossary of terms and 22 color photos.
From back cover regarding the author:
Associate Clinical Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of Utah and Managing Director, Intermountain Regional Poison Control Center ... and an enthusiastic student of herbs and herbal medicines.
This is an older book (1980), but in excellent condition.