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Language English Remove constraint Language: English Format Text Remove constraint Format: Text Subject Botany, Medical Remove constraint Subject: Botany, Medical Date 1875 to 1887 Remove constraint Date: <span class='from'>1875</span> to <span class='to'>1887</span>

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    • Indian Tobacco
    • 1884-Apr – 1887-Jun

    Botanical illustration of a branch of Lobelia Inflata, commonly known as "Indian tobacco," including leaves and blooming flowers. “Natural size” is noted after the scientific name of the plant, indicating that the…

    • Carpenter's Square
    • 1884-Apr – 1887-Jun

    Botanical illustration of a branch of Scrophularia Nodosa, commonly known as "Carpenter's Square," including leaves and blooming flowers. “Natural size” is noted after the scientific name of the plant, indicating that…

    • Blue Lobelia
    • 1884-Apr – 1887-Jun

    Botanical illustration of a flowering spike of Lobelia Syphilitica, commonly known as "Blue Lobelia," including leaves and blooming flowers. “Natural size” is noted after the scientific name of the plant, indicating…

    • Pawpaw
    • 1884-Apr – 1887-Jun

    Botanical illustration of a branch of Asimina Triloba, commonly known as "pawpaw," including leaves and blooming flower. “Natural size” is noted after the scientific name of the plant, indicating that the illustration…

    • 1886

    Advertisement for the Westminster College of Chemistry and Pharmacy with illustration of the school's building.

    This manual identifies plants used for medicinal purposes. The focus is on plants that can be acquired…

    • 1886

    Color lithograph of five botanical specimens: No. 1. Aconiti Folia. Aconite leaves (leaves and flowering tops of Aconitum Napellus or Monkshood; No. 2. Aconiti Radix. Aconite root; No. 3. Podophylli Rhizoma. Podophyllum…

    • Pareirae radix
    • 1886

    A color lithograph of Pareirae radix, Pareira root.

    This manual identifies plants used for medicinal purposes. The focus is on plants that can be acquired through commerce in Britain and are illustrated as they would…

    • 1886

    This manual identifies plants used for medicinal purposes. The focus is on plants that can be acquired through commerce in Britain and are illustrated as they would have been imported and bought, for example the opium…

    • 1886

    Foldout map of the geographical habitat of all the plants used in the British Pharmacopoeia. Includes list of plants indigenous to Great Britain.

    This manual identifies plants used for medicinal purposes. The focus is…

    • Plate 3.
    • 1886

    Printed illustration in color of two opium masses. Opium is made from the juice from the capsules of Papaver somniferum which is then hardened by evaporation. The top, no. 16, is of a Smyrna Opium which is wrapped in…

    • Plate 4.
    • 1886

    Printed illustration in color of two opium masses. Opium is made from the juice from the capsules of Papaver somniferum which is then hardened by evaporation. The top illustration, no. 18, is of Egyptian Opium which was…

    • 1886

    Illustrations printed in color of two varieties of cinchona bark. No. 109 is Cinchona Flavae cortex or yellow cinchona bark and No. 111 is Cinchonae Carthagenae cortex or Carthagena bark.

    This manual identifies plants…

    • 1886

    Illustrations printed in color. Illustration No. 108 is Cinchonae rubrae cortex or red cinchona bark. Illustration No. 110 is Cinchonae pallidae cortex or pale cinchona bark.

    This manual identifies plants used for…

    • Plate 7.
    • 1886

    Illustrations printed in color of a lemon whole and a cross-section and a bael fruit whole as well as a cross-section.

    This manual identifies plants used for medicinal purposes. The focus is on plants that can be…

    • 1886

    Illustrations of medicinal plants printed in color. No. 70 is a cassia pulp, No. 73 is a catechu nigrum or cutch made from the heart wood of the acacia. No. 81 is Amygdala amara or bitter almond, No. 83 is Amygdala…

    • 1886

    Illustration printed in color. Item no. 29. is guarana, which is made from the seeds of the paullinia sorbilis ground, made into a paste then molded into a cylindrical mass and dried. Guarana is known for its high…

    • Plate 8.
    • 1886

    An Illustration printed in color of various leaves, a bark, and seed. No. 41 is Buchu Folia, No. 42 is Cuspariae vel Angusturae Cortex or Angustura bark, No. 64 is Physostigmatis Semen or calabar bean, No. 68 is Senna…

    • 1886

    Illustration printed in color of roots from plants in the Polygalaceae family. The top root, no. 23, is a Senegae Radix or Senega root. The lower two illustrations, no. 24, are of the Krameriae Radix or Rhatany root.