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Pharmacopoeia Londinendis; or the London Dispensatory Further Adorned by the Studies and Collections of the Fellows now living, of the said College.
London, Printed for George Sawridge, at the Bible on Ludgate-Hill. 1679 - Original leather binding, 4 1/2 X 6 3/4 inches, (1)A2-A4 (A5-A13) (1)2-269. (35). "In this Impression you may find, 1. Three hundred useful additions 2. All the notes that were in the Margent are brought into the Book betweek two such Crochets as these []. 3. The Virtues, Qualities, and Properties of every Simple. 4. The Virtues and Use of the Compound. 5. Cautions in giving all Medicines that are dangerous. 6. All the Medicines thate were in the Old Latin Dispensatory, and are left out in the New Latin one are printed in this Impression in English, with their Virtures. 7. A Key to Galen and Hippocrates, their Methods of Physick, containg Thirty-three Chapters. 8. In this Impression, the Latin name of every one of the Compounds is Printed and in what Page of the New Folio Latin Book they are to be found." Condition of the book: Title page loose at bottom of insert and edges tattered and browned. Bottom of first 5 leaves split from hinge, but whole and present and readable. Edges of binding rubbed. Pages generally browned, but strong and useable. Pages 295-298 loose and laid in and trimmed. Indexed. Over all Good. Also called "The Physician's Library". Contains "To the Reader" dated 1653. An Astrologo Physcial Discourse. "A Premonitory Epistle to the Reader"; "The Translator's Preface to the Catalogue of Simples". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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