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Opium, the demon flower

Sara Graham Mulhall

Opium, the demon flower

by Sara Graham Mulhall

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Opium abuse -- United States.,
    • Opium trade -- United States.,
    • Pharmaceutical industry -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSara Graham-Mulhall.
      SeriesAddition in America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5816 .M8 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 310 p. ;
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4093029M
      ISBN 100405135874
      LC Control Number80001229

      Author(s): Mulhall,Sara Graham, Title(s): Opium, the demon flower,by Sara Graham-Mulhall Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York, H. Vinal, Description: x, p. Language: English LCCN: Other Subject(s): Drug Industry / U. S., Opium addiction, Opium trade Notes: Summarized conclusions as a result of.   Doremus ; Webb et al. v. United States -- The demonization of opium ; Opium: the demon flower / Sara Graham-Mulhall -- Drug addiction as chronic disease ; The narcotic drug problem / Ernest Bishop -- Richmond P. Hobson takes on drugs ; Mankind's greatest affliction and gravest menace / Richmond P. Hobson -- No mercy for drug violations ; The Pages:

      Opium, England's coercive opium policy and its disastrous results in China and India: the spread of opium-smoking in America. Arthur Bomberger Light. Opium addiction. C. Jansen Beemer Mattison. The treatment of opium addiction. Sara Graham Mulhall. Opium, the demon flower. First, some pictures of the Opium Poppy, Papaver Somniferum: OPIUM POPPY - note the light yellow pollen in the head/pod OPIUM POPPIES - see the green/white pollen in head/pod. OPIUM POPPIES HEADS/PODS AFTER FLOWERS ARE GONE OPIUM POPPY OPIUM POPPIES - See NO hair on stems. Notice the ROUND shape of pods ^^^^^.

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Opium: The Demon Flower [Sara GRAHAM-MULHALL] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The book captures the heady essence of the opium era and is packed with illustrations that trace the changing image of the drug: artifacts and apparatus of opium use; illustrations of opium dens in Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco, Toulon, and Canton; portraits of drug-taking writers; lurid covers of nineteenth-century illustrated newspapers and twentieth-century pulp-fiction drug titles; and Cited by: 6.

From Opium Weekly. Opium was a common drug the demon flower book the ancient Greeks (who extolled the "healing dreams" it brought on), a convenient poison for the Romans, a narcotic in medieval England and a popular painkiller and sedative in 19th-century Europe and Cited by: The book opens with an account of the drug addicts seen in the clinic, and with special chapters on children and intellectual addicts.

Another section of the book is devoted to cocaine and to a study of the psychology of drug addiction. The author feels that there is no cure for drug addiction except complete prohibition of opium and cocaine. Flowers in the Blood is an excellent history although it did libel the great Mark Twain by painting him as an anti-Chinese bigot in his description of Chinese immigrants smoking opium in an opium den the demon flower book the West in the s in his book, "Roughing It."/5(13).

Nicking to the top and bottom edges of the dustjacket. Spine age toned. This book 'will take you into the lair of the opium vampire, into the office of the trafficking physician, and behind the counter of the criminal druggist', a fascinating testament by a pioneer of drug treatment and control.

Boldly inscribed to the flyleaf, very good. Opium: A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon. An illustrated history of opium culture follows the path of the drug's creation and consumption and discusses how it fueled the vision of artists, writers, and poets/5. Opium Poppy Garden is the only book available that describes the cultivation, harvest and pharmacology of opium in a format that combines literary and instructional writing.

The heart of the book is the tale of Ch'ien, a young Chinese man who travels from Costa Rica to Columbia to grow an opium garden in the manner his Taoist grandfather taught him/5(30).

The Demon Flower book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. This book was highly informative on the history of opium and, while dense with information and statistics, still very readable. The main drawback is not really the fault of the book-- it was written in and therefore completely misses the rise of the prescription opioid epidemic in the U.S/5.

Opium: the demon flower by Sara Graham Mulhall; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Opium abuse, Opium trade, Pharmaceutical industry; Places: United States. Opium the Demon Flower. NY: Montrose Publishing, Item #SKB Softbound in printed wraps with an illustration of an opium poppy to front cover.

Sara Graham Mulhall is the author of Opium ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews) and Opium, The Demon Flower ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews) Home My Books. OCLC Number: Notes: Summarized conclusions as a result of official relations w addicts, while first deputy commissioner of narcotic drug control for New York state, from towith assigned district, Greater New York and near-by counties.

Opium: the demon flower by Sara Graham Mulhall 2 editions - first published in ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by H.

Vinal, New York. Includes index. Description: xvi, pages ; 20 cm. Opium (poppy tears, with the scientific name: Lachryma papaveris) is the dried latex obtained from the opium poppy (scientific name: Papaver somniferum).Part(s) of plant: Latex.

opium, substance derived by collecting and drying the milky juice in the unripe seed pods of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum. Opium varies in color from yellow to dark brown and has a characteristic odor and a bitter taste. Its chief active principle is the alkaloid morphine, a narcotic.

Opium: A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon: Barbara Hodgson: Opium: Reality's Dark Dream: Thomas Dormandy: Opium Culture: Peter Lee: Opium Fiend: Steven Martin: Opium for the Masses: Jim Hogshire: Opium Poppy Cultivation: O (John Allen) Opium Poppy Garden: William Griffith: The Oracle: The Lost Secrets and Hidden Messages of Ancient Delphi.

The opium poppy, Papaver somniferum—the poppy that brings sleep, the source of the "drowsy syrup" in Shakespeare's Othello—is the beautiful flower that answers Farrere's desperate question of where to find his precious opium/5. Opium comes from the milky sap of a flower called the opium poppy.

The earliest reference to opium use and the cultivation of opium poppies comes from Mesopotamia around 3, B.C. Demon Flowers book.

Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Oni have been searching for the 'out-of-season flowers' - childre /5.Opium is a naturally occurring analgesic harvested as a latex from ripe Papaver somniferum (opium poppy) pods.

still. a taste like flowers, Opium: A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon, by Barbara Hodgson. Opium, the Poisoned Poppy, by Michael Robson.