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American medical botany, being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet, and the arts, with coloured engravings

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Bigelow, Jacob, 1786-1879
American medical botany, being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet, and the arts, with coloured engravings
Vol. III
Boston, Massachusetts: Cummings and Hilliard, 1820
3 v., LX leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 26 cm.

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[Cover]

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[Half-title] American medical botany. Volume III.--part I, pp. [i] ff.

[Title page] American medical botany, being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States, containing their botanical history and chemical analysis, and properties and uses in medicine, diet, and the arts, with coloured engravings, pp. [iii] ff.

Preface to the third volume, pp. [v]-x ff.

Gillenia trifoliata, Common gillenia, pp. Plate XLI-18 ff.

Rhus radicans, Poison ivy, pp. Plate XLII-31

Myrica cerifera, Wax myrtle, pp. [32]-42 ff.

Juniperus communis, Common juniper, pp. Plate XLIV-48 ff.

Juniperus virginiana, Red cedar, pp. Plate XLV-54 ff.

Menyanthes trifoliata, Buck bean, pp. Plate XLVI-60 ff.

Ranunculus bulbosus, Bulbous crowfoot, pp. Plate XLVII-75

Illicium floridanum, Starry anise, pp. [76]-81

Aristolochia serpentaria, Virginia snakeroot, pp. [82]-91

Aletris farinosa, Star grass, pp. [92]-98

American medical botany. Vol. III.--part II, pp. [99] ff.

Rhododendron maximum, American rose bay, pp. Plate LI-106 ff.

Euphorbia ipecacuanha, Ipecacuanha spurge, pp. Plate LII-118 ff.

Euphorbia corollata, Large flowering spurge, pp. Plate LIII-128 ff.

Polygala rubella, Bitter polygala, pp. Plate LIV-133

Nymphæa odorata, Sweet scented water lily, pp. [134]-140 ff.

Prinos verticillatus, Black alder, pp. Plate LVI-146 ff.

Sabbatia angularis, American centaury, pp. Plate LVII-150 ff.

Erythronium americanum, Common erythronium, pp. Plate LVIII-155

Xanthoxylum fraxineum, Prickly ash, pp. [156]-162 ff.

Humulus lupulus, Common hop, pp. Plate LX-173 ff.

Notes, pp. [175]-177 ff.

Appendix, pp. [179]-187 ff.

[Index] Systematic index, pp. [189]-190

[Index] Latin index, pp. [191]-193 ff.

[Index] English index, pp. [195]-197

[Contents] Contents of the third volume, p. [198]

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