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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
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Also known as

Generall historie of plantes.
Of the history of plants.


London : Printed by Adam Islip Ioice Norton and Richard Whitakers, Anno 1633.

Physical description

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.
Includes indexes.
Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.

References note

STC (2nd ed.) 11751.

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1546:8) s1999 miun s



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