Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America, the : Facsimile of First Edition, 1820 (Copy of Proof Sheets)

By: Ewer, Charles

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70 pages; 8vo (9") 23cm; Brown softcover booklet, 70 pages numbered to 40, text mainly in English but with many Latin terms. This is an exact facsimile reprint of Elisha D. Butts, MD's copy of 1st edition of US Pharmacopoeia, complete with Dr. Butts' copious margin notes, and a note penned by L. Spalding, describing Dr. Butts as 'one of the writing committee.' ; Originally published in 1820 by Wells & Lilly. This reprint 1910. Title on cover: 'Copy of Proof Sheets, U. S. Pharmacopoeia I, 1820.' ; Small chips to heel and crown, spine (which is unlettered) is worn, small closed tear to rear cover, top edge bumped. Binding is intact and square. ; Laid in: sheet entitled Books of Special Interest to Druggists, listing several titles from same publisher, 1907.

Title: Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America, the : Facsimile of First Edition, 1820 (Copy of Proof Sheets)

Author Name: Ewer, Charles

Categories: Science,

Publisher: M. M. Gray & Company: 1910

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 18401

Keywords: Pharmacology ; Prescription Drugs ; 1820s ; 19th Century ; Medicine ; Medical ; Facsimile Edition ; Editions ; Rare Books ;,