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Author Green, Thomas, active 1816-1820.

Title The universal herbal, or, Botanical, medical, and agricultural dictionary : containing an account of all the known plants in the world, arranged according to the Linnean system : specifying the uses to which they are or may be applied, whether as food, as medicine, or in the arts and manufactures : with the best methods of propagation, and the most recent agricultural improvements : collected from indisputable authorities : adapted to the use of the farmer, the gardener, the husbandman, the botanist, the florist, and country housekeepers in general / by Thomas Green.

Published Liverpool, : Printed at the Caxton Press by H. Fisher, [pref. 1820]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  16B/15  v.1, pt. 1    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  16B/16  v.1, pt.2    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  16B/17  v.2, pt.1    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  16B/18  v.2, pt.2    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 2 volumes bound in 4, plates : colour illustrations ; 27 x 23 cm
Contents A to C -- C to L -- L to P -- P to Z
Notes Vol. 1 has added t.-p., illustrated in color, with date 1816.
Binding indicates four volumes.
This edition has been interleaved with 500 original water-colour paintings of botanical specimens. A hand-written inscription in the front of the first volume states that the illustrations are the work of "my lamented sister Sophia Otto Bayer, executed at different periods" signed by R.W. Otto, 1st July, 1842. A hand-written list of these illustrations accompanies the volumes/
Includes indexes.
Local note SpC/RB copy forms part of the G.F. Pendlebury Collection, purchased by the Ivy M. Pendlebury Bequest in memory of Gerard Frederic Pendlebury. It came from the library of Lindsay Fleming, Aldwick Grange, Bognor Regis, Sussex.
Other author Bayer, Sophia Otto, illustrator.
Caxton Press (Liverpool, England), publisher.
Subject Botany -- Dictionaries.
Botany, Medical -- Dictionaries.
Botany, Economic -- Dictionaries.
Variant Title Botanical, medical and agricultural dictionary.
Local author Fleming, Lindsay. Former owner.
Pendlebury, Gerard Frederic. Honoree.
Local series Pendlebury Collection