An illustration of the genus Cinchona : comprising descriptions of all the officinal Peruvian barks including several new species ; Baron de Humboldt's Account of the Cinchona forests of South America, and Laubert's Memoir on the different species of Quinquina ; to which are added several dissertations of Don Hippolito Ruiz on various medicinal plants of South America ; with several plates ; and a short account of the spikenard of the ancients, with a plate (Book, 1821) [WorldCat.org]
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An illustration of the genus Cinchona : comprising descriptions of all the officinal Peruvian barks including several new species ; Baron de Humboldt's Account of the Cinchona forests of South America, and Laubert's Memoir on the different species of Quinquina ; to which are added several dissertations of Don Hippolito Ruiz on various medicinal plants of South America ; with several plates ; and a short account of the spikenard of the ancients, with a plate
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An illustration of the genus Cinchona : comprising descriptions of all the officinal Peruvian barks including several new species ; Baron de Humboldt's Account of the Cinchona forests of South America, and Laubert's Memoir on the different species of Quinquina ; to which are added several dissertations of Don Hippolito Ruiz on various medicinal plants of South America ; with several plates ; and a short account of the spikenard of the ancients, with a plate

Author: Aylmer Bourke Lambert; Weddell; Alexander von Humboldt; Charles Jean Laubert; Hipólito Ruiz
Publisher: London : Printed for John Searle ; and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown ... ; Printed by R. Wilks ..., 1821.
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Lambert, Aylmer Bourke, 1761-1842.
Illustration of the genus Cinchona.
London : Printed for John Searle, 77 Lower Grosvenor-Street and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-Row, ; Printed by R. Wilks, 89 Chancery Lane, 1821
(OCoLC)719420353
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aylmer Bourke Lambert; Weddell; Alexander von Humboldt; Charles Jean Laubert; Hipólito Ruiz
OCLC Number: 5016997
Notes: Printer from colophon.
"The great additions made to the genus Cinchona since the publication of the author's former account [Description of the genus Cinchona. London, 1797] ... have induced him to give the following Illustration, which may be considered as supplementary or as forming a distinct work"--Preface.
Plates are signed: Weddell fecit [or sc.].
Description: IX, [1], 181, [1] p., [5] folded leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 33 cm.
Contents: Humboldt (Friedrich Heinrich Alexander, baron von) On the cinchona forest of South America, pp. 19-59. ; Laubert Memoir on the different species of quinquina, pp. 60-82. ; Ruiz (Hippolito don) Description of the tree known in the kingdom of Peru under the name of quinquino, and of its bark, called quinquina, pp. 92-97. ; Ruiz (Hippolito don) Memoir on the genuine calaguala, and two other roots, which are bent under the same name from South America, pp. 98-124 ; Memoir on the virtues and uses of the root of the plant called yallhoy, in Peru, pp. 131-147 ; Memoir on the virtues and uses of the plant called in Peru the star-seed, pp. 148-170.
Responsibility: by Aylmer Bourke Lambert ...

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