Picnic Time.

Lynn, Mass: Lydia Pinkham Medicine Company, circa 1920.

Stapled booklet (18 x 11.75 cm.), 32 pages. FIRST EDITION. A promotional cookbook issued by the patent medicine company which issued Lydia Pinkham's Herb Medicine and Lydia Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. Recipes are interspersed with testimonials and a customer survey in the back allows the marketers to keep track of the booklet's distribution. Pages age-toned, and some discoloration to title page. One staple oxidized, otherwise very good, with a handsome wrapper image printed in orange and green. [OCLC locates ten copies].

Price: $25.00