London, South Kensington
12 November 2007
BOYLE, Robert (1627-1691). Medicinal Experiments: or, a Collection of Choice and Safe Remedies. London: for Samuel Smith and B. Walford, 1696. 3 parts in one volume, 12°. Engraved portrait bound in, with the last 6 advertisement leaves (some browning and spotting, more severe at the end, lacks first H6, ? blank). 19th-century green straight-grained roan (upper joint detached from spine). Wing B3991; cf.Fulton 181 & 182.
CULPEPER, Nicholas. The Complete Herbal. London: Thomas Kelly, 1835. 4° (270 x 211mm). Engraved portrait and 20 hand-coloured plates (imperfect at end, title defective at the margins and mounted, a few light stains). Modern red half morocco.
MAURICEAU, François (1637-1709). The Diseases of Women with Child, and in Child-Bed, translated by Hugh Chamberlen. London: for A. Bell, 1716. 8°. 10 engraved plates, mostly folding (light browning). Contemporary panelled calf (a little rubbed). This edition not in Wellcome.
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