"A collection of more than 100 ancient cures, some of which are still recommended for their quick and natural effectiveness.... Professor Lu provides remedies for myriad complaints, including headaches and colds, infertility and impotence... systematically classifies and identifies the need for various classes of herbs.... A hand-drawn illustration accompanies each listing."The Herb Quarterly. "...stories about how the herbs were named and used make a charming accompaniment...imagine that you are being taught by a venerable Chinese herbalist."Whole Earth. 160 pages, 116 b/w illus., 6 X 9.