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The herball or Generall historie of plantes. Gathered by Iohn Gerarde of London Master in Chirurgerie very much enlarged and amended by Thomas Iohnson citizen and apothecarye of London.
- Gerard, John, 1545-1612.
- Anno 1633
About this work
Also known as
Generall historie of plantes.
Of the history of plants.
London : Printed by Adam Islip Ioice Norton and Richard Whitakers, Anno 1633.
38 unnumbered pages, 1630 pages, 50 unnumbered pages : illustrations (woodcuts).
Largely based on: Dodoens, Rembert. Cruydenboeck.
The title page is engraved and signed: Io: Payne sculps:.
In this edition D1r last line begins "sists"; 7B5v has errata.
Running title reads: Of the history of plants.
The first leaf and the last leaf are blank.
Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.
STC (2nd ed.) 11751.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1546:8) s1999 miun s