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A curious herbal
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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

Blackwell, Elizabeth, 1707-1758

Harding, Samuel, active 1722-1755
John Nourse.

Type

Book

Material

Published material

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.

Henrey, B. Brit. botanical lit. | 450, 451

Stafleu (2nd) | 545

Pritzel (2nd) | 811

Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. Aufl.) | 168

Subjects

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

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Call Number

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

Language

English

Identifiers

OCLC: 5067956

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.571

 

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