American medical botany : being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet and the arts, with coloured engravings (Book, 1817) [WorldCat.org]
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American medical botany : being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet and the arts, with coloured engravings
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American medical botany : being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet and the arts, with coloured engravings

Author: Jacob BigelowWilliam B AnninJohn Redman CoxeAnnin & Smith,Cummings and Hilliard,All authors
Publisher: Boston : Published by Cummings and Hilliard, at the Boston Bookstore, no. 1, Cornhill, Cambridge : University Press, Hilliard and Metcalf 1817-1820.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Internet resource
Engravings
A la poupée prints
Aquatints
Additional Physical Format: Also issued on microfilm.
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1958.
1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Bigelow; William B Annin; John Redman Coxe; Annin & Smith,; Cummings and Hilliard,; Hilliard and Metcalf,; Thordarson Collection.
ISBN: 9781891788239 189178823X 9781891788796 1891788795
OCLC Number: 14845314
Notes: Issued in 6 parts.
Signatures: 1-25⁴; 1-25⁴; 1-26²
Pagination: xi, [2], 18-197, [1] p.; xvi, [1], 16-199, [1] p.; x, [1], 12-193, [5] p.
"An edition of a thousand copies was printed ...The style of engraving is wholly new in this country, and is one which has been successfully attempted only by the first artists in France."--Advertisement, p. v.-vii, vol. 2
Plates printed in color, touched up by hand. The plates are signed by W.B. Annin and Annin & Smith.
Description: 3 volumes, LX leaves of plates : color illustrations (engravings) ; 26 cm (4to)
Responsibility: by Jacob Bigelow, M.D., Rumford professor and lecturer on materia medica and botany in Harvard University.

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