A curious herbal
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A curious herbal :containing five hundred cuts, of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life /by Elizabeth Blackwell. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick.

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Book

Publication info

London : Printed for Samuel Harding, 1737-1739.

Subjects

Early works to 1800 , Herbs , Medicinal plants , Pictorial works , Therapeutic use

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Title

A curious herbal :containing five hundred cuts, of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life /by Elizabeth Blackwell. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick.

By

Blackwell, Elizabeth,

John Nourse.
Samuel Harding.

Genre

Book

Publication info

London : Printed for Samuel Harding, 1737-1739.

Notes:

Vol. 2 has imprint: London : Printed for John Nourse ..., 1739.

Illustrations drawn, engraved and colored by the author.

Spine title: Blackwel herbal.

Each volume contains Latin and English indexes.

Citation/References: Henrey, B. Brit. botanical lit. | 450, 451

Citation/References: Stafleu (2nd) | 545

Citation/References: Pritzel (2nd) | 811

Citation/References: Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. Aufl.) | 168

Subjects

Early works to 1800 , Herbs , Medicinal plants , Pictorial works , Therapeutic use

BHL Collections:

Blog Features

Missouri Botanical Garden's Materia Medica

Missouri Botanical Garden's Rare Books Collection

Notable Women in Natural History

Call Number

QK99.A1B544 1737 -39 [#1010- a1011]

Language

English

Identifiers:

OCLC: 5067956

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.571

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