Family Herbal

By: HILL, John

Price: $220.00

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HILL, Sir John. The Family Herbal : or an Account of all those English Plants, which are Remarkable for their Virtues, and of the Drugs which are produced by Vegetables of other Countries; with their Descriptions and Uses, asproved by Experience. Also Directions for the gathering and preserving roo ts, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in givingthem. Intended for the use of families. Embellished with fifty-four colour ed plates. Bungay: C. Brightly and T. Kinnersley, n.d. [ca. 1850?]. Pp. 376. 8vo, full calf,maroon label to spine with gilt lettering. Internally sound with covers detached, boards and spine, in addition to all extremeties, well worn, ends nicked, some occasional browning to plate edges, missing ffep, rear fep detached, book plate affixed to front paste-down, else vg. 220.00

Title: Family Herbal

Author Name: HILL, John

Categories: 41,

Publisher: C. Brightly and T. Kinnersley, 1850,:

Seller ID: 46747

Keywords: BOTANY MEDICINE UNITED KINGDOM HEALTH ENGLAND ENGLISH BRITISH HERBAL ,