Toronto: Panurian Press Limited, 1973. E. B. Sanders. First Edition. Boards. Tall 8vo, tan boards with gilt lettering on spine, profusely illustrated with B&W drawings by E. B. Sanders of each plant discussed, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (not price-clipped) of an Indian woman harvesting cattails in her canoe, xiv + 190 pages. Fine / Near Fine. Item #2971
SUPERIOR COPY: clean, tight, bright with a NF dust jacket having minor nicks and slight wear along its periphery. The book was also published with the title Wilderness Harvest.
A solid compendium on edible plants in Canada and the United States. It reminds this reader of Euell Gibbons (d.1975) the popular American proponent of eating wild, natural foods and author of Stalking the Wild Asparagus (1962).