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The Useful Family-Herbal; Or, an Account of All Those English Plants Which Are Remarkable for Their Virtues [electronic resource]: And of the Drugs Which Are Produced by Vegetables of Other Countries; With Their Descriptions and Their Uses, as Proved by Experience. Illustrated With Figures of the Most Useful English Plants. With an Introduction; Containing, I. Directions for the Gathering and Preserving Roots, Herbs, Flowers, and Seeds. II. The Various Methods of Preparing These Simples for Present Use. III. Receipts for Making From Them Distilled Waters, Conserves, Syrups, and Other Forms Proper to Be in Readiness, and for Keeping All the Year. IV. The Ways of Making Up Electuaries, ..., Draughts; And the Other Common Forms of Remedies; Together With Cautions in the Giving Them. An D an Appendix; Containing a Proposal for the Farther Seeking Into the Virtues of English Herbs, and the Manner of Doing It With Ease and Safety. The Whole Intended for the Use of Families, and for the Instruction of Those Who Are Desirous of Relieving the Distressed Sick. By Sir John Hill, M.D. Fellow of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Bourdeaux. .

Hill, John
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for A. Millar, W. Law, and R. Cater; and for Wilson and Spence, York M,DCC,LXXXIX. [1789]
Edition
A new edition, corrected
Language
English
Variant Title
Useful family herbal
Description
xv, [1], 400 p., VIII plates ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • Price from imprint: price Six Shillings.
  • MRu report text starts on p.[17], (the verso being numbered 18), making the pag. 400p. Queried with ESTC/NA 2/91 (record in draw) OCLloyd and MeB and L also report 400p. REMATCH IN PROGRESS--DO NOT MATCH.
  • Reproduction of original from John Rylands University Library of Manchester.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
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Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, N36077.
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