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erbal Medicine
Valerian and Other Anti-Hysterics in European and American Medicine (1733-1936)

© Christopher Hobbs LAc, AHG

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26. ibid.

27. Sollmann, op cit.

28. Pereira, op cit.

29. Potter, op cit.

30. Pereira, op cit.

31. Hobbs, C. 1989. Feverfew--A Literature Review. HerbalGram 20: 26-35.

32. ibid.

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54. Ibid.

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56. Woodville, W. 1790. Medical Botany, 3 vols. London: James Phillips (for the author).

57. Ibid.

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