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Notes and extracts on vegetable materia medica, botany, etc.

Date
1876-1881
Reference
MS.2867
Part of
Holmes, Edward Morell (1843-1930), botanist and lecturer in materia medica
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Description

Notes and extracts on vegetable materia medica, botany, etc. Carbon copy, with holograph passages in pencil. [London.] Fol. 1 wanting, and some leaves torn out. Ft. 118-298, 325-449, 464-498 blank. The date 1876 is found on fol. 22, and 1881 on fol. 303. Ft. 450-463 contain a 'Report on Cochineal cultivation', in which fol. 459 has been torn out.

Publication/Creation

1876-1881

Physical description

II bl. ll.+498 ff. 4to. 261/2x21 cm. Original quarter-calf binding, damaged.

Acquisition note

Presented 1935.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Languages

  • English

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