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The herbal : or, General history of plants

Author: John Gerard; Thomas Johnson
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : The complete 1633 ed.View all editions and formats
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1633 edition, revised and enlarged by Thomas Johnson, with almost 2,850 plant descriptions and 2,705 illustrations, is a monumental work from which all modern English herbals are derived. Every serious herbalist needs it.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Herbals
Pre-Linnean works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gerard, John, 1545-1612.
Herbal.
New York : Dover Publications, 1975
(OCoLC)733974937
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gerard; Thomas Johnson
ISBN: 048623147X 9780486231471
OCLC Number: 1583703
Notes: Reprint of the ed. printed by A. Islip, J. Norton, and R. Whitakers, London, under title: The herball, or Generall historie of plantes.
Includes indexes.
Description: vii, 1630 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Other Titles: General history of plants.
Herball
Responsibility: John Gerard.
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1633 edition, revised and enlarged by Thomas Johnson, with almost 2,850 plant descriptions and 2,705 illustrations, is a monumental work from which all modern English herbals are derived. Every serious herbalist needs it.

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