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Franklin Record - The compleat herbal of physical plants : containing all such English and foreign herbs, shrubs and trees, as are used in physick and surgery : and to the virtues of those that are now in use, is added one receipt, or more, of some learned physician : the doses or quantities of such as are prescribed by the London-physicians, and others, are proportioned : also directions for making compound-waters, syrups simple and compound, electuaries, pills, powders, and other sorts of medicines : moreover the gums, balsams, oyls, juices, and the like, which are sold by apothecaries and druggists, are added to this herbal, and their virtues and uses are fully described / by John Pechey ...

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The compleat herbal of physical plants : containing all such English and foreign herbs, shrubs and trees, as are used in physick and surgery : and to the virtues of those that are now in use, is added one receipt, or more, of some learned physician : the doses or quantities of such as are prescribed by the London-physicians, and others, are proportioned : also directions for making compound-waters, syrups simple and compound, electuaries, pills, powders, and other sorts of medicines : moreover the gums, balsams, oyls, juices, and the like, which are sold by apothecaries and druggists, are added to this herbal, and their virtues and uses are fully described / by John Pechey ...

Author/Creator:
Pechey, John, 1655-1716.
Publication:
London : Printed for Henry Bonwicke, at the Red Lyon in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1694.
Format/Description:
Book
[8], 349, [33] p. ; 17 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
e,do e;he eyes thon (3) 1694 (A)
Subjects:
Herbals -- Early works to 1800.
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Early works to 1800.
Botany, Medical -- Early works to 1800.
Botany -- Pre-Linnean works -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
Text printed in parallel columns.
Publisher's advertisement on p. [32-33] at end.
Advertisement for the author's purging pills on p. [31] at end.
Includes indexes of English and Latin plant names and diseases.
Signatures: A⁴ B-2B⁸.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Jonathan A. Hill Endowed Fund.
Chronology:
1694
Provenance:
Battersea, Lord (bookplate)
Cited in:
Wing (2nd ed.) P1021.
Arber's Term cat. II, 511.
ESTC R19033
Contributor:
Bonwicke, Henry, d. 1706, bookseller.
Jonathan A. Hill Endowed Fund.
OCLC:
5525683
Web link:
The Jonathan A. Hill Endowed Fund Home Page
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