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A complete English dispensatory: containing the general nature and medicinal virtues of all the simples now in use. With the prescriptions of the most approved authors, as well as of the London and Edinburgh dispensatories, according to the last Alterations. To which is prefix'd, the history of the institution of the College of Physicians, London; of the Principal Chymists; of the Venereal Disease; of the Circulation of the Blood; and other important Subjects. By Robert Colborne.

  • Colborne, Robert, active 1753.
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Plain English dispensatory


London : printed for Mess. C. Hitch and L. Hawes, and W. Johnston; and J. Leake and W. Frederick, Booksellers in Bath, [1756]

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xxxvi,348,[20]p. ; 8⁰.

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

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ESTC N5064


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