About this Book: Viking Penguin, New York, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Hardcover with DJ, 224 pages. Signed by the author on the mock title page with the text, "Best Wishes". Full color illustrated DJ in very good condition, very light shelf wear to edges. Book is in very good condition, pages are clean and unmarked, binding is tight and strong. From the DJ: "this entertaining weave of medicine, ecology, ethnobotany, history, exploration, and adventure will thrill scientists, naturalists.". Signed by Author.