A mechanical account of poisons : in several essays

Mead, Richard, 1673-1754

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  • Creator by Richard Mead ..
  • Format Books
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  • Publication London : Printed by J.R. for Ralph South, at the Bible, near the Piazza's of the Royal-Exchange, Cornhill, 1702.
  • Physical Details
    • 16], 175 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 1 unnumbered folded leaf of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm (octavo)
  • OCLC ocm02135680, ocm10644724

Notes

  • One of two editions in the same year; the other is "printed by R.J. for Ralph Smith, at the Bible, under the Piazza's of the Royal-Exchange, Cornhill," and differs in typsetting and paging; this Ralph South edition is possibly pirated with a (probably) non-existant bookseller.
  • ESTC (RLIN) N61.

Contents

  • Of the viper.--Of the tarantula and mad dog.--Of poisonous minerals and plants.--Of opium.--Of venomous exhalations from the earth, poisonous airs, and waters
  • Of the viper -- Of the tarantula and mad dog -- Of poisonous minerals and plants -- Of opium -- Of venomous exhalations from the earth, poisonous airs, and waters
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