VISIONARY VINE: Hallucinogenic Healing in the Peruvian Amazon.
Edition: Trade paperback.
Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, (1972). A study which examines the use of hallucinogenics - in this case, ayahuasca - in the urban setting of the Peruvian Amazon city of Iquitos. One of the earliest firsthand observations of a practicing shaman and his use of native herbal medicines and psychedelic pharmaceuticals. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Map, glossary, bibliography, index. ix, 161 pp. ISBN: 0-881330930.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.