Notes: A table of drugs, mostly plant-based, in use in India, with the scientific or English name, the provincial name, and notes by the author. Dey was an early proponent of indigenous medicine. Pepared for the world's fair at the Crystal Palace.
Edition + Condition: The printed leaves of this copy have been interleaved with ruled paper to be used for notes and additional information. A clipping regarding one drug is pasted in; several pages with ink checkmarks. Generally good, with significant worming to the preliminary pages; title page laid down on new paper. Bound in cloth and paper-covered boards.
Publication: Calcutta: Savielle & Cranenburgh, Printers, Bengal Printing Company Limited, 1862.
Item No: #35539