The Medicinal and Poisonous Plants of Southern Africa. – Watt, John Mitchell and Breyer-Brandwijk, Maria Gerdina


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Being an Account of their Medicinal uses, Chemical Composition, Pharmacological Effects and Toxicology in Man and Animal.

First edition of this important medico-botanical work on toxic and medicinal properties of plants, both indigenous and alien found in Southern Africa. Blindstamped title to upper board with publishers image blindstamped to rear board. Gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated by b/w and colour plant and livestock plates. Some foxing to front and rear prelims with light scattered foxing throughout contents. 314 Pages. 1st Edition. Condition: Good. No dust jacket. Hardcover. Blue ribbed cloth boards. Edge-wear to extremities.

Publisher: E & S Livingstone
Date Published: 1932
Publication Place: Edinburgh
First Edition: Yes

Condition: very good
Binding: Hardcover. Blue ribbed cloth boards. Edge-wear to extremities.

Jacket Condition: No dust jacket
Dimensions: Small 4to

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Weight 1600 g