Pharmacopoeia Borussica. Editio Sexta.

  • (Pharmacopoeia)
  • Berolini [Berlin]: Apud Rudolphum Decker 1846

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Description

4to, pp. xiv, [ii], 312. Modern grey paper boards backed in blue paper, printed paper label to spine, edges red. Running dampmark to one corner, splashmarks and foxing throughout, pages toned, flyleaf sometime conserved. Stamp of Duncan, Flockhart & Co. to title page, name of company also inscribed in ink to flyleaf and vertically across pages 79 and 147.

Notes

A pharmacopoeia bearing signs of use from Edinburgh chemists Duncan, Flockhart & Co., the firm that supplied chloroform to Florence Nightingale, and medicine to the Royal residence at Balmoral for much of the 1860s.

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