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Pharmacopoeia Officinalis & Extemporanea:

Or, A Compleat English Dispensatory, In Four Parts. Containing, I. The Theory of PHARMACY, and the several Processes therein. II. A Description of the Officinal Simples, with their Virtues and Preparations, Galenical and Chymical. III. The Officinal Compositions, according to the last Alterations of the College; together with some others of uncommon Efficacy, taken from the most Celebrated Authors. IV. Extemporaneous Prescriptions, distributed into Classes suitable to their Intentions in Cure. To which is added, An Account of the Common Adulterations both of Simples and Compounds; with some Marks to detect them by.

pp. xv, (i) Advertisement, 674, (lxii) Indeces. Contemporary panelled calf, free end-papers removed, an old damp-mark at the top edge of the first fifty odd leaves diminishing, corners bruised, else a very good copy.

*WELLCOME IV, p.457, this edition. The 15th. edition was published in 1782.

For J. Osborn and T. Longman, at the Ship in Pater-noster-Row. London.

Date Published: 1728. Seventh edition, much enlarged and corrected. 8vo.

Stock No. 55660

Price: 165.00