Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols. A. C. Wootton.
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.
Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.

Chronicles of Pharmacy. 2 Vols.

London: MacMillan and Co., Ltd., 1910. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. xii, 428, (8) 332pp. Original light red cloth with blind-stamped border, decor and vignette on covers, gilt lettering on spines. Blue endpapers. "Pharmacy, or the art of selecting, extracting, preparing, and compounding medicines from vegetable, animal, and mineral substances, is an acquirement which must have been almost as ancient as man himself on earth." (Author). Contents: Myth of Pharmacy, Pharmacy in the Time of the Pharaohs, Pharmacy in the Bible, the Pharmacy of Hippocrates, from Hippocrates to Galen, Arab Pharmacy, from the Arabs to the European, Pharmacy in Great Britain, Magic and Medicine, Dogmas and Delusions, Masters in Pharmacy, Royal and Noble Pharmacists, Chemical Contributions to Pharmacy, Medicines from the Metals. Illustrated with b/w in-text reproductions of portraits and artwork throughout. Light wear along edges and light age-toning of blocks. Spines lightly sunned. Small hand numbered sticker on inside front cover of volume one. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #44329

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