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The Roman bath : a few remarks showing the reason why it is to be preferred to the Turkish bath for the use of the English public, in consequence of the economy of time in its use, and the ground on which it is recommended to the public as a channel for investment.
- Royal College of Surgeons of England
The Regent approaching Lady Hertford who is giving birth to fully dressed little men, Perceval (dressed as a nurse) helps them stand up; representing additions to the ministry after the removal of the Regency restrictions. Coloured etching by C. Williams, 1812.
- Williams, Charles, active 1797-1830.
- 30 March 1812
Camassia leichtlinii (Baker)S.Watson Hyacinthaceae. Great Camas, Quamash. The species was named for Maximillian Leichtlin (1831-1910 of Baden , Germany, bulb enthusiast who corresponded with J.G. Baker at Kew. Bulbous herb. Distribution: North America. The bulbs of Camassia species were eaten by the Native Americans, the Nez Perce, after cooking by steaming for a day - which suggests they may be poisonous raw. They gave them to the American explorers, Meriwether Lewis and William Clerk, on their expedition (1804-1806) when they ran out of food. The bulbs of the similar looking 'Death camus', Toxicoscordion venenosum have been fatal when ingested by mistake (RBG Kew on-line). Steroidal saponins, which are precursors in the manufacture of steroids and cytotoxic activity has been detected in the sap of the bulbs. Photographed in the Medicinal Garden of the Royal College of Physicians, London.
- Dr Henry Oakeley
Hospital relief and the cost of its administration in the metropolis : being an analysis of the working expenses of the principal London hospitals for the year 1867 : with a commentary, presented to the Weekly Board of Governors of St. Mary's Hospital, on the 7th of August, 1868
- Wilkinson, Jos. G.