THE PHARMACOPOEIA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. 1820; By the Authority of the Medical Societies and Colleges
THE PHARMACOPOEIA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. 1820; By the Authority of the Medical Societies and Colleges

THE PHARMACOPOEIA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. 1820; By the Authority of the Medical Societies and Colleges

Boston, [MA]: Wells and Lilly. For Charles Ewer, No. 51, Cornhill, Dec. 1820. 22 cm. 272pp. Original period leather. Gilt stamped black morocco spine label and gilt rules on spine (rubbed), some wear to joints, upper corner missing from front endpaper. Early ownership signature of Datus Williams 1793 - 1867 a doctor from East Haddam, CT. First edition of the official pharmacopoeia of the United States, compiled by the physician Lyman Spalding (1775-1821), Charles Ewer and Timothy Bedlington. It was through Spalding's efforts that there was a General Medical Convention held in Washington D.C., January 1820. Garrison & Morton 1845. Item #66721

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