Doctor Bokanky, the street herbalist


This illustration is from Henry Mayhew's "London Labour and the London Poor" v.1. Caption reads: "Now then for the Kilabonca Root, that was brought from Madras in the East Indies. It'll cure the tooth-ache, head-ache, giddiness in the head, dimness of sight, rheumatics in the head, and is highly recommended for the ague; never known to fail; and I've sold it for this six and twenty year. From ... read more

This object is in collection:
Edwin C. Bolles papers
This illustration appears in:
London Labour and the London Poor, Volume 1
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ID: tufts:MS004.002.052.DO01.00041
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