The Resource A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica : containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities, by William Lewis

A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica : containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities, by William Lewis

Label
A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica : containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities
Title
A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica
Title remainder
containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities
Statement of responsibility
by William Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
NLM
Citation location within source
  • p. 24
  • III, p. 512
Citation source
  • Phila. almshouse cat. (1824)
  • Wellcome cat. of printed books
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1708-1781
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, William
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WZ 290
NLM item number
L677c 1810
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1747-1822
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aikin, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, Herbal
  • Plants, Medicinal
  • Formularies
  • Formularies
  • Technology, Pharmaceutical
  • Technology, Pharmaceutical
Label
A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica : containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities, by William Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Plates with captions, "Of Animals, " "Of Roots. Bk. 2, " and "Of Seeds, " comprising illustrations numbered 4-9, 12-15, 19-22, and 24- -26, may have been added to this copy from a different work
Control code
000125587
Dimensions
  • [2], 495, [35] p.), [6] leaves of plates
  • 22 cm. (8vo).
Edition
  • The 4th ed. /
  • with numerous additions and corrections, by John Aikin.
Extent
2 v. (xxxv, 504;
Other physical details
  • ill.
  • ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 125587
  • 125782
Label
A complete dictionary of the whole materia medica : containing an experimental history of every natural and artificial substance made use of in medicine : with a compendious view of their natural history, an account of their pharmaceutic properties, and an estimate of their medicinal powers, so far as they can be ascertained by experience, or by rational induction from their sensible qualities, by William Lewis
Publication
Note
Plates with captions, "Of Animals, " "Of Roots. Bk. 2, " and "Of Seeds, " comprising illustrations numbered 4-9, 12-15, 19-22, and 24- -26, may have been added to this copy from a different work
Control code
000125587
Dimensions
  • [2], 495, [35] p.), [6] leaves of plates
  • 22 cm. (8vo).
Edition
  • The 4th ed. /
  • with numerous additions and corrections, by John Aikin.
Extent
2 v. (xxxv, 504;
Other physical details
  • ill.
  • ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 125587
  • 125782

Library Locations

    • Historical Medical LibraryBorrow it
      19 South 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103-3097, US
      39.9532011 -75.1766375
Processing Feedback ...