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WOODVILLE, William.
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Medical botany, containing ... descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, ... comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh, etc.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743

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London
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1790-1793
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3 volumes ; (4o)
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English

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The pagination is continuous throughout.
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003972947
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Woodville, William 1752-1805 Sowerby, James 1757-1822
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Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions with plates of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh. Accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed. By William Woodville.
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Soulsby no.:
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Printed and sold for the author by James Phillips
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London
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1790-1794
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4 vol. 4°
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Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions with plates of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh. Accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed. By William Woodville. Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions with plates of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh. Accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed. By William Woodville. Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions with plates of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as publi
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English

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Hunt 716; Plesch, p. 463; TL 18272
274 num. hand-coloured copper-engravings drawn by James Sowerby, issued from "English Botany
Half-binding in red shagreen.
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London (impressum)
ante 1801
copper-engravings
hand-coloured illustrations
medicinal plants
valuable books
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Woodville, William, 1752-1805.
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Medical botany containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh : accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed / by William Woodville ... .
Varying title form:
Woodville's medical botany.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743.

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Publisher:
Printed and sold for the author by James Phillips ...
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1790-1793
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Physical description:
3 v. (578 p., [210] leaves of plates) : ill. (copper engravings) ; 23 cm. (4to in 2s)
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Language(s):
English

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The first 10 plates are unnumbered.
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Botany, Medical.
Medicinal plants.
Botany, Medical Early works to 1800.
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ocm53301886
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Vol. 2, plates 81-83, 131, 133 bound out of place.
Vol. 3, plates 181-185 bound out of place.
Electronic reproduction. [St. Louis] : Missouri Botanical Garden, 2002. Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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Author:
Woodville, William, 1752-1805.
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Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Medical botany : containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh : accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed / by William Woodville ... .
Varying title form:
Woodville's medical botany.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed and sold for the author by James Phillips ...
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1790-1793
Edition:
Physical description:
3 v. (578 p., [210] leaves of plates) : ill. (copper engravings) ; 23 cm. (4to in 2s)
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

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The first 10 plates are unnumbered.
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Subject:
Botany, Medical.
Medicinal plants.
Botany, Medical Early works to 1800.
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ocm23632313
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Vol. 2, plates 81-83, 131, 133 bound out of place.
Vol. 3, plates 181-185 bound out of place.
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Author:
Woodville, William, 1752-1805.
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Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Medical botany : containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh : accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed / by William Woodville ...
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743.

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Publisher:
Printed and sold for the author, by J. Phillips
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1790-1793
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Physical description:
3 v. : col. ill. ; 23 cm. (4to)
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Language(s):
English

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Issued in parts.
Contains 210 numbered hand-colored engravings by James Sowerby (cf. v. 1, p. vi), dated 1790-1793.
Includes indexes.
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Biblion (Brussels) Purchase, 1969 Starkenstein, Emil, 1884-1942
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Medicinal plants Early works to 1800.
Botany, Medical Great Britain Early works to 1800.
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Sowerby, James,
1757-1822.
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ocm03964358
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Also available in digital version.
Library c. 1-2 imperfect: lacks frontispiece.
Library c. 2 contains binder's slip-sheets covering plates.
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Author:
Woodville, William (1752-1805)
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Title:
Medical botany, containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh; accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed. By William Woodville, ... . In three volumes. ... .
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743

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Printed and sold for the author by J. Phillips
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1790-1793
Edition:
Physical description:
3 vol. 210 pl. 23cm.
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Language(s):
English

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Paged continuously.
The first ten plates are unnumbered.
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Medical botany
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ocm23632313
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Second set has armorial bookplate of John Abraham, Liverpool, in v.1 and Maurice FitzGerald in v.3. Dates on spines incorrectly given as 1793 on v.1 & v.2. Rebound by John Westwood, Carlisle, 1952.
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Author:
Woodville, William (1752-1805).
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Medical botany : containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the Materia Medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh: accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed / By William Woodville, M.D. of the Royal College of Physicians, London. In three volumes.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 743

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Printed and sold for the author, by James Phillips, George Yard, Lombard Street.
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1790
Edition:
Physical description:
3 v. (Pp. xiv, 1-182, [2], col. plates 1-65; xii, 183-368, col. plates 66-135; viii, 369-578, xii, col. plates 136-210.) ; 23.5 cm
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Language(s):
English

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Printers' errors in plant names. Lavandula is spelled Lavendula on plate 55; Marrubium is spelled Marrubrum in the text for plate 97. The work was written continuously but issued in monthly parts, the text frequently ending in mid-sentence at the end of a part. Each part consisted of from three to five gatherings, and the opening leaf bears the part number at the lower left corner. For a list of the parts and their dating see accompanying document.
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Engraved armorial bookplates on front pastedowns bearing the inscription: "Duw a Digon" [God is enough].
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