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The new dispensatory : containing, I. The elements of pharmacy. II. The materia medica, or an account of the substances employed in medicine; with the virtues and uses of each article, so far as they are warranted by experience and observation. III. The preparations and compositions of the new London and Edinburgh pharmacopoeas; with some of the most celebrated foreign medicines; the most useful of those directed in the hospitals; sundry elegant extemporaneous forms, &c. digested in such a method as to compose a regular system of pharmacy; with remarks on their preparation and uses; the means of distinguishing adulterations; of performing the more difficult and dangerous processes with ease and safety, &c. : the whole interspersed with practical cautions and observations / by W. Lewis, M. B. F. R. S.

  • Lewis, William, 1708-1781.
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1799
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Publication/Creation

London : Printed for F. Wingrave (successor to Mr. Nourse), in the Strand; J. Johnson, St. Paul's-Church-Yard; G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row; and W.J. and J. Richardson, Royal Exchange, 1799.

Physical description

viii, 8 unnumbered pages, 606 pages, 42 unnumbered pages

Edition

6th ed., carefully revised; in which are inserted the various improvements that have occurred in medicine, from the period of its last publication.

Notes

With an index.
In two columns.

References note

ESTC, T93254

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  • English

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This material has been provided by University of Bristol Library. The original may be consulted at University of Bristol Library.

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