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A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]

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A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]

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A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]
Names
Blackwell, Elizabeth (Artist)
Collection

curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1739
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for J. Norse.
Library locations
Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection
Shelf locator: JSH 75-1
Topics
Plants
Herbs
Genres
Prints
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 24 x 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG754083423-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10224580
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16c19c50-c5fa-012f-a8a7-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1739: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. "A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1739. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. "A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection , The New York Public Library. (1739). A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life. To which is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. Vol. I [Title page]