An Account of the Foxglove, and Some of Its Medical Uses: With Practical Remarks on Dropsy, and Other Diseases

By: Withering, William (M.D.)

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Original maroon full leather on boards. Maroon ribbon bookmark. All edges gilt. Previous owner's bookplate. This is Digitalis Purpera as classified by Linnaeus. Lovely colour foldout frontispiece, copied from Flora Londinensis, published in 1777 by William Curtis. The title being described was first published in 1785. Following the 11-page Introduction are sections on Cases, Hospital Cases, Correspondents, and other subjects. 207 pp.

Title: An Account of the Foxglove, and Some of Its Medical Uses: With Practical Remarks on Dropsy, and Other Diseases

Author Name: Withering, William (M.D.)

Categories: Medical,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Leslie B. Adams, Jr./Classics of Medicine Library: 1979

Binding: Full Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 008111

Keywords: NOISBN Medical. Health.