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Four poisonous plants: crowfoot (Ranunculus alpestris), fly agaric fungus (Amanita muscaria), foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) and hellebore (Helleborus niger) Coloured engraving by J. Johnstone.

  • Johnstone, John.
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[1855]
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28013i
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Credit: Four poisonous plants: crowfoot (Ranunculus alpestris), fly agaric fungus (Amanita muscaria), foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) and hellebore (Helleborus niger) Coloured engraving by J. Johnstone. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Glasgow : Blackie & Son, [1855]

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1 print : engraving, with watercolour

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Vegetable poisons ; Ranunculus alpestris alpine white crow-foot. Agaricus muscarius fly blown mushroom (poisonous) Digitalis purpurea purple fox glove. Helleborus niger black hellebore or christmas rose. Jno. Johnstone sc.

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Print bears "XXXVIII" in top right and "MC__VIII" in top left

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 28013i

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  • English
  • Latin


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