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Crosby's Improved Edition. The English Physician,


  • Author:
    Culpeper, Nicholas; Parkins, Dr. John
  • Publisher:
    Printed by J. & E. Hodson, Cross Street, Hatton Garden, For B. Crosby & Co. Stationer's Court, Paternoster Row. Sold also by every Bookseller in the United Kingdom., London, 1809
  • Catalog ID:
    1305672
  • Our ref:
    1305672

Enlarged with Three Hundred and Sixty-nine Medicines Made of English Herbs, not in any former impression of Culpeper's British Herbal, containing An Astrologo-Physical Discourse on the various Herbs of this Nation and also a complete Method of Physic, whereby Man may preserve his Body in Health, or cure himself when sick, with such Remedies only as grow in England, being the best adapted for English Constition: Illustrated with Correct Copper Plates of the most Useful and Remarkable Plants To which is added The Family Physician, and a Present for the Ladies, containing the best Remedies for every Disease incident to the Human Body By Dr. Parkins, Author of the Holy Temple of Wisdom, &c. Hardback, 1809. 12mo. [v], vi - xxii, [2], 8 plates, 1 - 8, 11 - 12, 9 - 10, 15 - 16, 13 - 14, 17 - 389, [7]pp. Modern three quarter binding, tan morocco over marbled boards. Contrasting title label to spine. New endpapers. 8 pages of uncoloured plates (the book was available in two formats: 'Fine paper with coloured Plates' or on 'Small Paper with plain Plates'). Very good condition. Slight binding error as detailed above. Two small closed tears to edges of G1 and H8. Very occasional and light soiling/spotting. Some slight offsetting.
  • Our price: £225.00

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