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Chinese materia medica : animal drugs / by Bernard E. Read. --.

Read, B. E. 1887-1949.

About this work


Peking : Peking Natural History Bulletin, 1931.

Physical description

1 volume, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm


The terminology is in Chinese, romanized Chinese and English; zoological terms also in Latin.
Reprinted from the Peking natural history bulletin, vol.5, part IV, p.p. 37-80 and vol. 6, part 1, p.p. 1-102.
"From the Pen ts'ao kang mu by Li Shih-Chen, 1597" -- t.p.
Chinese and English.
Title also in Chinese : Ben cao gang mu (dong wu bu fen).

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.


  • English
  • Chinese

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