CULPEPER'S ENGLISH PHYSICIAN AND COMPLETE HERBAL, 1805 - ILLUSTRATED PLATES
CULPEPER'S ENGLISH PHYSICIAN AND COMPLETE HERBALTo Which Are Now First Added Upwards Of One Hundred Additional Herbs, With A Display Of Their Medicinal And Occult Properties, Physically Applied To The Cure Of All Disorders Incident To Mankind, To Which Are Annexed, Rules For Compounding Medicine According To The True System Of Nature: Forming A Complete Family Dispensatory, And Natural System Of Physic. Beautified And Enriched With Engravings Of Upwards Of Four Hundred And Fifty Different Plants, And A Set Of Anatomical Figures. Illustrated With Notes And Observations, Critical And Explanatory.
Book Details + Condition: Printed by Lewis and Roden, London (1805). Full calf binding; two volumes in one. Illustrations include frontispieces to each volume and 41 further engraved plates of plants, herbs, and the human body. Shelfwear to leather boards; cracked hinges but binding remains solid (front board appears to have been re-attached at some point with old repairs); chips to spine ends; age-toning and some intermittent foxing; text and plates are clean and unmarked, save note on front blank page.