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Watt, John Mitchell and Maria Gerdina Breyer-Brandwijk

The Medicinal and Poisonous Plants of Southern Africa . . . (1932)

Published: E & S Livingstone, Edinburgh , 1932

Edition: First

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\". . . Being an account of their Medicinal Uses, Chemical Composition, Pharmacologic Effects and Toxicology in Man and Animal\"

This is a desirable copy of a book that remains invaluable but rare.

The blue cloth-boards, blind embossed to the front and gilt to the spine, are bright and clean, with the usual wear at the extremities as well as a small chip out of the lower fore-edge of the front cover and a rubbing mark at the lower end of the spine. The binding remains firm. A pencil note on the otherwise unmarked and undiscoloured endpapers may indicate the date of a review. The xx + 320 pp of text, two appendixes and four indexes are complemented by a colour frontispiece and 11 other inserted plates in colour and 14 in monochrome.

 

  • Binding Condition: Good +
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 257 x 200; 1.2 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: fontein@wol.co.za
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/048 079 546 4032
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