MEDICAL BOTANY: OR, HISTORY OF PLANTS IN THE MATERIA MEDICA
1821. Item #86947
[PHARMACY]. MEDICAL BOTANY: OR, HISTORY OF PLANTS IN THE MATERIA MEDICA OF THE LONDON, EDINBURGH, & DUBLIN PHARMACOPOEIAS. London: E. Cox and Son, 1821-22. Second edition. 2 octavo volumes: 228; 216 pp. Frontispiece portrait of Linnaeus in Vol. 1 and 138 hand-colored plates. Rebound in period half morocco with marbled paper-covered boards. Ex-library, with library stamps to title-page and page 1 of each volume, and an ink stamp on verso of plate 138. Text leaves are slightly toned at edges; a few plates and pages with a bit of soiling and/or light foxing. However, the plates are generally bright and clean. Scarce and lovely. (Johnston, Cleveland Herbal, Botanical, etc., 854; Pritzel 10706).