Lot 87 of 312:
Medicine, pharmacology  

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Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Pharmacopoeia Collegii Regalis Medicorum Londinensis [Pharmacopoeia Londinensis]

Author:
Royal College of Physicians of London

Place:
Londini

Publisher:
Typis G. Bowyer ; impensis R. Knaplock, B. Took, D. Midwinter, R. Smith, G. & J. Innys, & J. Osborn

Date:
1721

Description:

12¼” x 8”; [18], 24, 29-154, [10] pp., lacking the two final advertisement leaves. First published in 1618, this landmark medical and pharmaceutical work standardized British apothecary by royal decree.  first edition under the Knaplock et al imprint

Contemporary brown suede-covered boards, with 6 raised bands, ruled edges and blind-stamped dentelles adjacent to the spine. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Front hinge cracked but still strong, with some light soiling and evidence of a minor damp stain to the preliminary pages. Top joint starting at the lower end. Boards rubbed and scuffed in places, with a chip to the heel; good.


 
Item number:
236331a
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