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" A curious Herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physic, engraved on folio copper plûtes, afler drawings taken from the life, by Elizabeth Blackwell. To which is added, a short description... "
Dictionary of Painters and Engravers: Biographical and Critical - Page 132
by Michael Bryan - 1886
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The Bradley Bibliography: Dendrology. 1911-12

Alfred Rehder, Charles Sprague Sargent - Trees - 1911
...for vol. II.-I V. has no separate tp. Blackwell, Elizabeth. A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physick ... to wnich is added a short description of ye plants and their common uses in physick. 2...
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The Learned Lady in England: 1650-1760

Myra Reynolds - Women - 1920 - 489 pages
...mourning Children. London, 1672. BLACKWELL, Mrs. ELIZABETH. A Curious Herbal containing Five Hundred Cuts of the most useful Plants which are now used in the Practice of Physic. Two volumes. London, 1739. L _ BROOKE, LADY ELIZABETH. Selections from the Writings of Lady Elizabeth...
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The Learned Lady in England: 1650-1760

Myra Reynolds - Women - 1920 - 489 pages
...mourning Children. London, 1672. BLACKWELL, Mrs. ELIZABETH. A Curious Herbal containing Five Hundred Cuts of the most useful Plants which are now used in the Practice of Physic. Two volumes. London, 1739. BROOKE, LADY ELIZABETH. Selections from the Writings of Lady Elizabeth Brooke...
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Flora Capensis: Ranunculaceae to Connaraceae. 1859-1860

William Henry Harvey, Sir Arthur William Hill, Otto Wilhelm Sonder, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer - Botany - 1894
...or terminal spikes, racemes or panicles, small. The name is given in honour of Mrs. Eliz. Blackwell, author of " A curious Herbal, containing 500 cuts...plants, which are now used in the practice of Physic, London, 1737;" a work of much merit, which has been translated into German and Latin. An account of...
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Annual Report - Missouri Botanical Garden

Botany - 1896
...Londini, 1746. 1 vol. S. (16.9x10.4). Blackwell, Elizabeth:* A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts, of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. * * * To which is added a short description of y* plants ; and their common uses in physick....
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Annual Report - Missouri Botanical Garden, Volume 7

Botany - 1896
...Londini, 1746. 1 vol. S. (16.9x10.4). Blackwell, Elizabeth:* A curious herbal, containing five hundred cuts, of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick. * * * To which is added a short description of y6 plants ; and their common uses in physick....
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Picturing Imperial Power: Colonial Subjects in Eighteenth-century British ...

Beth Fowkes Tobin - Art - 1999 - 306 pages
...relations, but other artists focused on plants in their human context. Herbals, like Elizabeth Blackwell's A Curious Herbal, Containing 500 Cuts of the most...useful plants which are now used in the Practice of Physick (1737-39), contained information on medicinal uses of plants. The illustration of the tobacco...
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Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, 1599-1858: The History of the ..., Volume 1

Fiona MacDonald - Science - 1999 - 478 pages
This volume traces the founding of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and its role, in the 18th century, as a exemplary centre of teaching. The text then ...
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Nemesis Divina: (Edited and Translated with Explanatory Notes by M.J. Petry)

Carl von Linné - Foreign Language Study - 2001 - 483 pages
...Magazine 17: 424-426, September 1747; DNB 2: 144; Blackwell, E.,A Curious Herbal containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice ofPhysick (2 vols., London, 1737/1739; German ed. 6 pts. Nuremberg, 1750/1773. The couple became London...
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Secrets of Saffron: The Vagabond Life of the World's Most Seductive Spice

Pat Willard - Cooking - 2002 - 240 pages
...life's work a complete study of England's herbs, entitled A Curious Herbal, containing five hundred cuts of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice ofphysick. Engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from life (1737). Filling two enormous...
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