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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, ... By Elizabeth Blackwell. Volume 1 Of 2 Elizabeth Blackwell

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, ... By Elizabeth Blackwell. Volume 1 Of 2

Elizabeth Blackwell

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ISBN : 9781171055051
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334 pages
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The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated aMoreThe 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Medical theory and practice of the 1700s developed rapidly, as is evidenced by the extensive collection, which includes descriptions of diseases, their conditions, and treatments. Books on science and technology, agriculture, military technology, natural philosophy, even cookbooks, are all contained here.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++British LibraryT083979With an index to each volume. Originally published in weekly instalments. Titlepage of vol.I printed from the copper-plate used in the 1751 edition, that in vol.II from the 1737 edition- both titlepages with a new imprint. Make-up of the preliminaries London: printed for C. Nourse, 1782. 2v., plates- 2