Illustrated books

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Histoire generale des drogues, traitant des plantes, des animaux, & des mineraux : ouvrage enrichy de plus de quatre cent figures en taille-douce tirée d'aprés nature : avec un discours qui explique leurs differens noms, les pays d'où elles viennent, la maniere de connoître les veritables d'avec les falsifiées, & leurs proprietez, où l'on découvre l'erreur des anciens & des modernes : le tout tres utile au public / par le sieur Pierre Pomet, marchand epicier & droguiste.

by Pomet, Pierre, 1658-1699.

Language: French Publication details: A Paris : Et au Palais : Chez Jean-Baptiste Loyson, & Augustin Pillon ... ; Chez Estienne Ducastin ..., M.DC.XCIV. [1694]Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.7 POM.
Histoire naturelle des orangers / par A. Risso ... et A. Poiteau ...

by Risso, A. (Antoine), 1777-1845 | Poiteau, A. (Antoine), 1766-1854.

Publication details: Paris : Audot, 1818-1822Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (2)Call number: 582.746.21 RIS, ...
Histoire naturelle des quinquinas ou, Monographie du genre Cinchona, suivie d'une description du genre Cascarilla et de quelques autres plantes de la même tribu / par M. H.-A. Weddell ...Ouvrage accompagné de 34 planches dessinées par Riocreaux et Steinheil.

by Weddell, H. A., (Hugh Algernon), 1819-1877.

Publication details: Paris: Victor Masson, MDCCCXLIX [1849]Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 582.936.1 WED.
Historia naturalis Brasiliae, auspicio et beneficio illustriss. I. Mauritii Com. Nassau issius prouincjae et maris summi praefecti adornata : in qua non tantum plantæ et animalia, sed et indigenarum morbi, ingenia et mores describuntur et iconibus supra quingentas illustrantur.

by Piso, Willem, 1611-1678 | Marggraf, Georg, 1610-1644 | Laet, Joannes de, 1581-1649.

Publication details: Lugdun. Batavorum [Leiden] ; Amstelodami [Amsterdam] : Apud Franciscum Hackium; apud Lud. Elzevirium, 1648Other title: Historiae rerum naturalium Brasiliae. | De medicina Brasiliensi..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.7:918.1 PIS.
Icones plantarum japonicarum : quas in insulis japonicis annis 1775 et 1776 collegit et descripsit / Carolus Petrus Thunberg ...

by Thunberg, Carl Peter, 1743-1828.

Language: Latin Publication details: Upsaliae [Uppsala] : Litteris Johann. Fred. Edman ..., 1794-1805Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 581.9:915.2 THU.
Icones plantarum medicinalium secundum systema Linnaei digestarum : cum enumeratione virium et usus medici chirurgici atque diaetetici ... Centuria I-VIII / Josephi Jacobi Plenck.

by Plenck, Joseph Jacob, Ritter von, 1738-1807 | Kerndl, Josephus Laurentius.

Publication details: Viennae : Apud Rudolphum Graeffer et Soc., 1788-1812Other title: Abbildungen der Medizinalpflanzen..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (8)Call number: 615.7:58 PLE, ...
Illustrationes Piperacearum / von F. A. W. Miquel; mit XCII Tafeln gezeichnet von Q. M. R. ver Huell.

by Miquel, F. A. W. (Friedrich Anton Wilhelm), 1811-1871 | Ver Huell, Q. M. R. (Quirijn Maurits Rudolph), 1787-1860 [illus.].

Series: . Nova Acta Academiae Caesarea Leopoldino-Carolinae Germanicum Naturae Curiosorum; ; v. 21, suppl.Publication details: [Germany : Academie Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Naturae Curiosum, 1846]Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 582.672 MIQ.
Illustrations of the Nueva quinologia of Pavon, with coloured plates by W. Fitch, ..., and observations on the barks described / by John Eliot Howard.

by Howard, J. Eliot, (John Eliot), 1807-1883 | Fitch, Walter Hood [illustr.].

Publication details: London : Lovell Reeve & Co., 1862Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 582.936.1 HOW.
In hoc uolumine continentur Valerii Cordi Simesusij Annotationes in Pedacij Dioscoridis Anazarbei De medica materia libros V. : Longe aliae quàm anté hac sunt euulgatae. Eiusdem Val. Cordi Historiae stirpium lib. IIII. posthumi, nunc primùm in lucem editi, adiectis etiam stirpium iconibus: & breuissimis annotatiunculis. Sylua, qua rerum fossilium in Germania plurimarum, metallorum, lapidum & stirpium aliquot rariorum notitiam breuissimè persequitur, nunquam hactenus uisa. De artificiosis extractionibus liber. Compositiones medicinales aliquot, non uulgares. His accedunt Stocc-Hornii et Nessi in Bernatium Heluetiorum ditione montium, & nascentium in eis stirpium, descriptio Benedicti Aretij, Graecae & Hebraicae linguarum in schola Bernensi professoris clarissimi. Item Conradi Gesneri De hortis Germaniae liber recens, unà cum descriptione tulipae Turcarum, chamaecerasi montani, chamaemespili, chamaenerij, & conizoidis / Omnia summo studio atque industria doctiss. atque excellentiss. uiri Conr. Gesneri medici Tigurini collecta, & praefationibus illustrata.

by Cordus, Valerius, 1515-1544 | Aretius, Benedictus, -1574. Stocc-Hornij et Nessi in Bernatium Helvetiorum ditione montium & nascentium in eis stirpium | Gessner, Conrad, 1516-1565. De hortis Germaniae.

Publication details: Argentorati [Strasbourg] : Excudebat Iosias Rihelius, M.D.LXI [1561]Other title: Annotationes in Pedacij Dioscoridis Anazarbei De medica materia libros V. | De medica materia. | Historiae stirpium. | Sylva. | De artificiosis extractionibus. | Compositiones medicinales aliquot, non vulgares. | Stocc-Hornii et Nessi in Bernatium Helvetiorum ditione monitum. | De hortis Germanae. | Valerius Cordus in Libros Dioscoridis.Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.116 COR.
Istoria botanica di Giacomo Zanoni semplicista, e sopraintendente all'horto publico di Bologna : nella quale si descriuono alcune piante de gl'antichi, da moderni con altri nomi proposte; e molt'altre non più osseruate, e da varie reggioni del mondo venute, con le virtù, e qualità della maggior parte di esse, & in figure al viuo rappresentate; dedicata al merito ... Dottori Collegiati e senatori, sindici, affonti, & aministratori della Gabella Groffa di questa città.

by Zanoni, Giacomo, 1615-1682.

Language: Italian Publication details: Bologna : Gioseffo Longhi, MDCLXXV [1675]Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.116 ZAN.
Medical botany : containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the materia medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin : together with the principal medicinal plants not included in those pharmocopoeias. Accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed. Vol. V / by William Woodville; the botanical descriptions arranged and corrected by William Jackson Hooker, who has added an index following the arrangement of Jussieu; the new medico-botanical portion supplied by G. Spratt under whose immediate inspection the whole of the plates have been coloured.

by Woodville, William, 1752-1805 | Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865 | Spratt, G. (George).

Edition: Third edition : in which thirty-nine new plants have been introduced.Publication details: London : John Bohn, 1832Other title: Woodville and Hooker's Medical Botany : Vol. V..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not For Loan (1)Call number: 615.7:58 WOO.
Medical botany, containing systematic and general descriptions, with plates, of all the medicinal plants, indigenous and exotic, comprehended in the catalogues of the Materia Medica, as published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh : accompanied with a circumstantial detail of their medicinal effects, and of the diseases in which they have been most successfully employed / by William Woodville ... ; in three volumes ...

by Woodville, William, 1752-1805 | Sowerby, James, 1757-1822 [engraver.].

Publication details: London : Printed and sold for the author, by James Phillips, 1790-94Other title: A supplement to Medical botany, or, part the second : containing plates with descriptions of most of the medicinal plants not included in the Materia Medica of the collegiate pharmacopoeias of London and Edinburgh ... ..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (4)Call number: 615.7:58 WOO, ...
Medizinische Zoologie, oder, Getreue Darstellung und Beschreibung der Thiere, die in der Arzneimittellehre in Betracht kommen / in systematischer Folge herausgegeben von J.F. Brandt und J.T.C. Ratzeburg.

by Brandt, Johann Friedrich, 1802-1879 | Ratzeburg, Julius Theodor Christian, 1801-1871.

Publication details: Berlin : Bei den Verfassern und in commission bei A. Hirschwald, 1829-1833Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.7:59 BRA.
Omnium stirpium sciagraphia et icones : quibus plantarum et radicum tum in hortis cultarum, tum in urbium fossis & muris, pratis, aruis, montibus, collibus nemoralibus, riguis & littoralibus, villis & pagis, spontè provenientium, nomina, figura, natura, natales, synonyma, usus & virtutes, docentur, cum doctissimorum scriptorum circa eas consensu & dissensu / authore Dominico Chabraeo ... ; cum quadruplici indice nominum, Latino nempe, Germanico, Italico & Gallico.

by Chabrey, Dominique, 1610-1669.

Publication details: Genevae : Sumptibus Samuelis de Tournes, M.DC.LXXVII [1677]Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 58 CHA.
Petri Andreae Matthioli senensis, medici, Compendium de plantis omnibus : vnà cum earum iconibus, de quibus scripsit suis in commentariis in Dioscoridem editis, in eorum studiosorum commodum, atque vsum; qui plantis conquirendis, ac indagandis student. Accessit praeterea ad calcem opusculum de itinere, quo è Verona in Baldum montem plantarum refertissimum itur; iisdem studiosis vtilissimum / Francisco Calceolario pharmacopaeo Veronensi auctore. Quae quàm sint studiosae posteritati profutura; ex epistolis in huiusce operis initio editis, facile patebit.

by Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, 1501-1577 | Calzolari, Francesco, 1522-1609 | Valgrisi, Vincenzo, active 1540-1572 [printer.] | Calceolario, Francisco, 1522-1609.

Language: Latin Publication details: Venetiis : In Officina Valgrisiana, MDLXXI [1571]Other title: Compendium de plantis omnibus..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.116 MAT.
Physica. S. Hildegardis. Elementorum, fluminum aliquot Germaniæ, metallorum, leguminum, fructuum, & herbarum: arborum, & arbustorum: piscium deniq[ue], volatilium, & animantium terrae naturas & operationes .IIII. libris mirabili experientia posteritati tradens : Oribasii medici De simplicibus libri quinque. Theodori physici Dieta, docens quibusnam salubriter utendum, uel abstinendum. Esculapii liber unus, De morborum, infirmitatum, passionumq[ue] corporis humani caussis, descriptionibus, & cura.

by Hildegard of Bingen, Saint, 1098-1179 | Priscianus, Theodorus | Oribasius | Aesculapius.

Publication details: Argentorati [Strasbourg] : Apud Ioannem Schottum ..., M. D. XXXIII [1533]Other title: De morborum, infirmitatum, passionumque corporis humani caussis, descriptionibus et cura | De simplicibus | Dieta Theodori | Physica Sanctae Hildegardis.Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.1 HIL.
Phytographie médicale : histoire des substances héroïques et des poisons tirés du règne végétal / par Joseph Roques.

by Roques, Joseph, 1772-1850 | Hocquart, Édouard, (Édouard Auguste Patrice), 1789–1870 [Engraver].

Edition: Nouvelle édition / entièrement refondue, avec un atlas grand in 4° de 150 planches coloriées.Publication details: Paris ; Lyons : B. Cormon et Blanc, 1835Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (4)Call number: 615.7:58 ROQ, ...
Rerum medicarum Novae Hispaniae thesaurus, seu, Plantarum animalium mineralium mexicanorum historia / ex Francisci Hernandez Noui Orbis medici primarij relationibus in ipsa Mexicana vrbe conscriptis a Nardo Antonio Reccho ... collecta ac in ordinem digesta ; à Ioanne Terrentio Lyncheo ... notis illustrata ... ; quibus jam excussis accessere demum alia quor[um] omnium synopsis sequenti pagina ponitur ; opus duobus voluminibus diuisum ... .

by Hernández, Francisco, 1517-1587 | Cesi, Federico, duca di Acquasparta, 1585-1630 | Colonna, Fabio, 1567-1650 | Feber, Giovanni, 1574-1629 | Recchi, Nardo Antonio | Terentius, Joannes, 1576-1630.

Language: Latin Publication details: Romae : Ex typographeio Vitalis Mascardi, MDCXXXXXI [1651]Other title: Nova plantarum, animalium et mineralium Mexicanorum historia. | Plantarum animalium mineralium Mexicanorum historia. | Historiae animalium et mineralium Novae Hispaniae.Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.7:917.2 HER.
Traicté de Christophle de La Coste, medecin et chirurgien, des drogues et medicamens qui naissent aux Indes : servant beaucoup pour l'eclaircissement & intelligence de ce que Garcie du Jardin a escrit sur ce sujet / traduit de l'espagnol en Latin, abregé et illustré de quelques notes par Charles de l'Ecluse d'Arras : et de nouveau mis en françois par Anthoine Colin ... et par luy augmentéde plusieurs figures.

by Acosta, Cristóbal, ca.1515-ca.1592 | Colin, Antoine, active 1600-1602 [translator] | Clusius, Carolus, 1526-1609 | Orta, Garcia de, active 16th century.

Edition: 2nd ed.Publication details: Lyon : Jean Pillehotte, M.DC.XIX [1619]Other title: Tractado de las drogas y medicinas de las Indias orientales.Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (1)Call number: 615.7:917.29 ORT.
Vegetable materia medica of the United States; or, Medical botany : containing a botanical, general, and medical history of medicinal plants indigenous to the United States ... / by William P.C. Barton.

by Barton, William P. C. (William Paul Crillon), 1786-1856.

Edition: v.1: 2nd ed.Publication details: Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1818-1825 [v.1, 1825]Other title: Medical botany..Availability: Items available for reference: RPS Library: Not for loan (2)Call number: 615.7:917.3 BAR, ...
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