The dispensatory of the Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh

Pharmacopoeia Edinburgensis. English
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

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  • Creator translated from the Latin, and illustrated with notes, by Peter Shaw, M.D
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication London : Printed for William and John Innys, 1727.
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 1 unnumbered page, 281 pages, 3 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
  • OCLC ocm14326963


  • An issue of the "1702" edition, with the title page and pp. iii-viii slightly reset to give the correct imprint and preface dates. Cf. ESTC.
  • A translation of the 1722 edition of the Pharmacopoeia Collegii Regii Medicorum Edinburgensis.
  • With three final advertisement pages.
  • Tail-pieces; the ornaments are those used by Henry Woodfall. Cf. ESTC.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Blake, J. NLM 18th cent., p. 348
  • Cowen, no. 54.
  • Wellcome cat. of printed books, IV, p. 358
  • ESTC, T136794
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