Aphrodisiacs: From Legend To Prescription By Alan Hull Walton Introduction By Herman Goodman 1958
Study of Aphrodisiacs Throughout the Ages, with sections on Suitable Food, Glandular Extracts, Hormone Stimulation and Rejuvenation
Associated Booksellers, Westport, CT, 1958. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: fair with some tears. Second Printing [Stated]. Illustrations. Footnotes. Supplements. Index of Authors and Subjects. Introduction by Herman Goodman. The author was influenced by Havelock Ellis. This book tells the story of the use and misuse of aphrodisiacs. The volume is divided into three major sections: a history of love potions, the cookery of love (effects of food on sexual behavior), and how pharmaceutical preparations affect virility.