The Resource The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues : and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families, by Sir John Hill ... embellished with fifty-four coloured plates

The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues : and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families, by Sir John Hill ... embellished with fifty-four coloured plates

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The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues : and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families
Title
The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues
Title remainder
and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families
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by Sir John Hill ... embellished with fifty-four coloured plates
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Language
eng
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UPB
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no index present
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non fiction
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The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues : and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families, by Sir John Hill ... embellished with fifty-four coloured plates
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Publication
Note
Originally published in 1754 with title: The useful family herbal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xl, 376 p., 54 leaves of col. plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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Original 1/2 calf over marbled boards.
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ill.
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(OCoLC)ocn370225033
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The family herbal, or, An account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues : and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Also directions for the gathering and preserving roots, herbs, flowers, and seeds; the various methods of preserving these simples for present use; receipts for making distilled waters, conserves, syrups, electuaries, juleps, draughts, &c. &c. with necessary cautions in giving them. Intended for the use of families, by Sir John Hill ... embellished with fifty-four coloured plates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1754 with title: The useful family herbal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xl, 376 p., 54 leaves of col. plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Original 1/2 calf over marbled boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370225033

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