Medicinal Herbs and Poisonous Plants

Medicinal Herbs and Poisonous Plants

by David Ellis


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This vintage book is a comprehensive catalogue of medical herbs and poisonous plants. A marvellously detailed and profusely illustrated volume, "Medicinal Herbs And Poisonous Plants" will be of considerable value to those with an interest in botany and collectors of vintage literature of this ilk. Contents include: "Structure of the Flower", "Study of Buttercup, Foxglove, and Snowdrop", "Hypogyny, Perigynym and Epigyny", "Study of Wild Rose", "Classification of Plants", "Monocotyledons and Dicotyledons", "Table for Monocotyledons", "Table for Incomplete (Dicotyledons)", "Classification of Poisons", "Physiology of Plants: Bearing on Formation of Drugs and Poisons", "Waste Products", etc. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern edition for the enjoyment and edification of readers now and for years to come.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781443740845
Publisher: Davidson Press
Publication date: 10/07/2008
Pages: 194
Sales rank: 472,942
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

David Ellis's previous novels include In the Company of Liars, Jury of One, Life Sentence, and Line of Vision, for which he won an Edgar Award. An attorney from Chicago, he serves as Counsel to the Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives.

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