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Digital Image File Name: 
31803
Source Call Number: 
245- 214f
Source Creator: 
Edwards, John, b. 1742.
Source Title: 
The British herbal, containing one hundred plates of the most beautiful and scarce flowers and useful medicinal plants which blow in the open air of Great Britain...
Source Created or Published: 
1770
Physical Description: 
plate 8 (provincial rose)
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Edwards, John, b. 1742.
Title (Hamnet): 
The British herbal, containing one hundred plates of the most beautiful and scarce flowers and useful medicinal plants which blow in the open air of Great Britain, accurately coloured from nature, with their botanical characters, and a short account of their cultivation, &c. &c. By John Edwards. The whole corrected according to the latest editions of botany.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
printed for the author; and sold by J. Edmonson; and J. Walter,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1770.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[2],50,[2]p.,100 plates ; 2⁰.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Massey, Mary P., former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Originally issued in monthly instalments.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Plate 6 misnumbered 5th; plate 53 misnumbered 56.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) T83063
Citations (Hamnet): 
Henrey, 675
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Plates hand colored throughout. MS. shelf-marks. Mottled calf binding with a gilt tooled spine. Provenance: armorial bookplate of Lord Arundell of Wardour (motto "deo data"); bookplate of Mary P. Massey
Call Number (Hamnet): 
245- 214f