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A medicinal dictionary; including ... chymistry, and botany ... Together with a history of drugs ... and an introductory preface, tracing the progress of physic, and explaining the theories which have ... prevail'd in all ages / [R. James].

  • James, R. (Robert), 1703?-1776
Date
1743-1745
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Publication/Creation

London : T. Osborne & J. Roberts, 1743-1745.

Physical description

3 volumes : plates ; (folio)

Notes

For contributions by Samuel Johnson, including dedication and life of Boerhaave (partly translated from A. Schultens), see A.T. Hazen, Bull. Inst. Hist. Med., v. 4, 1935, p. 455-465, and v. 7, 1939, pp. 324-334, and Lord Brain's 'Doctors past and present', 1964, pp. 83-91
There exists another variant in which imprint in v. 1 has "T. Osborne" only.
Copy 1 Vol. 1 Note: For contributions by Samuel Johnson, including dedication and life of Boerhaave (partly translated from A. Schultens), see A.T. Hazen, Bull. Inst. Hist. Med., vol. iv, p. 455-65, 1936 and vol. vii, p. 324-34, 1939, and Lord Brain's 'Doctors past and present', p. 83-91, 1964.

References note

ESTC N10868
Hazen, p.68-73

Languages

  • English

Holdings

  • Complete set

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  • Vol. 1

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    EPB/F/230
  • v. 2

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    Closed stores
    EPB/F/231
  • v. 3

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    Closed stores
    EPB/F/232

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