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A Key to Physic, and the Occult Sciences . . . The Whole Forming an Interesting Supplement to Culpepper's Physician . . . ; Illustrated with Elegant Copper Plates

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A Key to Physic, and the Occult Sciences . . . The Whole Forming an Interesting Supplement to Culpepper's Physician . . . ; Illustrated with Elegant Copper Plates

by Sibly. E. (Ebenezer)

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  • Hardcover
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London: Printed for the Author, and Sold By Champante and Whitrow 395, [1]p., 13 plates on leaves, 76p., 17 plates on leaves, the 76p. + the plates all comprising the Appendix to Culpepper's British Herbal. A very good copy, the leather spine is moderately scraped, the corners of the covers are worn, and the former owner's signature and date are writ large on the front free endpaper. The pages and plates are exceptionally clean and the binding is sound. All plates are black and white. Sibly has all of its plates, but Culpepper may be lacking some plates. Harvard's copy calls for 19 plates, but two are missing in their copy and there are 5 plants with headings in our copy which do not have plates. Half Leather, Paper Cvrd. Bds.. 1795?. Hardcover. Very good-. 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" Tall.

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Bookseller
The Chatham Bookseller, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
018289
Title
A Key to Physic, and the Occult Sciences . . . The Whole Forming an Interesting Supplement to Culpepper's Physician . . . ; Illustrated with Elegant Copper Plates
Author
Sibly. E. (Ebenezer)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good-
Edition
1795?
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed for the Author, and Sold By Champante and Whitrow
Place of Publication
London
Keywords
MEDICINE, MAGIC, MYSTIC, AND SPAGIRIC. MATERIA MEDICA, VEGETABLE--EARLY WOR KS TO 1800. MEDICINAL PLANTS--THERAPEUTIC USE--EARLY WORKS Bookfair19
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Materia Medica;

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The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

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About The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

The Chatham Bookseller (member ABAA, ABNJ) began in 1968, and, in 1970, opened a store at its present location in Madison, NJ. The store contains over 10,000 books in over 80 different subjects, and favors good used books and good literature (both hardcover and paperback) over popular books and bestsellers. Our Internet business began in 2001. Our Internet stock is kept on the premises but cannot be viewed as a whole. However, we can show and sell individual titles upon request. Those wishing to examine Internet books should call ahead. Store hours are 9-5:00 (Tues.-Sat.) and 12-5 (Sun.). The business is run by Jesse D. Mann.

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