EXPERIMENTAL HISTORY OF THE MATERIA MEDICA or the Natural and Artifici
1718. Item #87083
LEWIS, WILLIAM. EXPERIMENTAL HISTORY OF THE MATERIA MEDICA or the Natural and Artificial Substances Made Use of in Medicine: containing a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational inducation from their sensisble qualities. London: Baldwin, 1768. 4to. xxiv, 622 pp., ads . Second edition. Ex-library reference copy rather worn in library buckram. Small chip missing from top right corner of title page. A serviceable, copy. First published in 1761. Duveen 354-55; Wellcome III 512. Scarce.