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The British herbal, containing one hundred plates of the most beautiful and scarce flowers and useful medicinal plants which blow in the open air of Great Britain download ebook

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The British herbal, containing one hundred plates of the most beautiful and scarce flowers and useful medicinal plants which blow in the open air of Great Britain download ebook
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1171421060
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978-1171421061
Author:
John Edwards
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Gale ECCO, Print Editions (August 6, 2010)
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Second Issue (the first, under the title Edwards' herbal was issued in monthly parts between 1769 and 1770; a third issue: A select collection of one hundred plates was published in 1775). 100 handcolored engraved plates by J. Edwards, Ferner, W. Darling and I. Fougeron after J. Edwards.

He published The British Herbal Containing One Hundred Plates of The most beautiful and scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants in monthly parts between 1769 and 1770, covering exotic and British flowers, using text gathered from various sources, and his own hand-coloured.

He published The British Herbal Containing One Hundred Plates of The most beautiful and scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants in monthly parts between 1769 and 1770, covering exotic and British flowers, using text gathered from various sources, and his own hand-coloured engraved plates. A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature & Disposed in an Ornamental & Picturesque Manner, was his next publishing venture. The imprint dates of the plates show that he had started the project in 1783, completing 79 plates through the 1780s and 1790s

London: Printed for the Author; and sold by J. Edmonson, Painter to Her Majesty in Warwick Street, Golden Square; and J. Walter at Homer's Head, Charing-Cross.

In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind.

The British Herbal, containing one hundred Plates of the most .

100 hand-coloured engraved plates, most drawn and engraved by Edwards, some engraved by J. Fougeron and W. Darling. Edwards' work is not really a herbal at all as a number of the species figured have no medical interest, and without doubt the plants were chosen for their decorative value" (Henrey)

London, Printed for the Author; And sold by J. Edmondson, Painter to Her Majesty, in Warwick-Street, Golden-Square; and J. Walter, at Homer s Head, Charing-Cross, 1770 Folio. pp. 50, 100 hand-colored etched and engraved plates. Plate number two bound before plate number one. Full calf with gilt spine.

Product - The British Herbal, Containing One Hundred Plates of the Most Beautiful and Scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants Which Blow in the Open Air of Great Britain. Product - A Free Discourse Concerning Truth and Error, Especially in Matters of Religion. Together with Reflections on Several Authors; But More Particularly on the Lord Bishop of Sarum's Exposition on the Thirty-Nine Articles.

John Edwards was an English botanist, painter, designer and illustrator .

John Edwards was an English botanist, painter, designer and illustrator, noted for his serial publication, The British Herbal. Edward also produced textile designs, especially for calico, he published The British Herbal Containing One Hundred Plates of The most beautiful and scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants in monthly parts between 1769 and 1770, covering exotic and British flowers, using text gathered from various sources, and his own hand-coloured engraved plates.

A herbal contains illustrations and descriptions of plants, their medicinal preparations, and the ailments for which they are used

A herbal contains illustrations and descriptions of plants, their medicinal preparations, and the ailments for which they are used. The first herbal was written by the Greek physician Dioscorides in the first century AD. Elizabeth Blackwell was born in Aberdeen in about 1700, but moved to London after she married. S You may read online here. Elizabeth Blackwell's A Curious Herbal is notable both for its beautiful illustrations of medicinal plants and for the unusual circumstances of its creation

Publicó en partes mensuales The British Herbal Containing One Hundred Plates of The most beautiful and scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants ( Hierbas británicas conteniendo cien planchas.

Publicó en partes mensuales The British Herbal Containing One Hundred Plates of The most beautiful and scarce Flowers and Useful Medicinal Plants ( Hierbas británicas conteniendo cien planchas. Dean, Francis H. America ' s Hundred Thousand. Atglen, PA : Schiffer Publishing Ltd Bian Jingzhao. Snow Plum and Twin Cranes, Birds Flocking at Flowers and Bamboo, Three Friends and One Hundred Birds, Bamboo and Cranes - Twin Clarity Noter. partial result from crosswords : HUN.

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Medical theory and practice of the 1700s developed rapidly, as is evidenced by the extensive collection, which includes descriptions of diseases, their conditions, and treatments. Books on science and technology, agriculture, military technology, natural philosophy, even cookbooks, are all contained here.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification:++++<sourceLibrary>British Library<ESTCID>T083063<Notes>Originally issued in monthly instalments. Plate 6 misnumbered 5th; plate 53 misnumbered 56.<imprintFull>London : printed for the author; and sold by J. Edmonson; and J. Walter, 1770. <collation>[2],50,[2]p.,100 plates ; 2°
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