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    Stephenson and Churchill's Magnificent Work on Medical Botany - with 185 Hand-Colored Plates

    [Botany]. John Stephenson and James Morss Churchill. Medical Botany; or, Illustrations and Descriptions of the Medicinal Plants of the London, Edinburgh, and Dublin Pharmacopoeias... London: John Churchill, 1834-1836. New Edition. Three octavo volumes. With 185 (of 187) inserted hand-colored plates of plants. Bound in later full red calf, boards decoratively paneled in gilt, spine tooled and lettered in gilt, marbled endleaves (endleaves are later than the binding) and edges. Hinges reinforced and repaired. Spines and joints worn, boards a bit bowed, glue (or sticker) residue on front board of volume I, some rubbing and minor soiling to boards. A few gutters starting, a few plates trimmed a bit close. Still, a near fine set.
    Nissen 1891.


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