The compleat herbal, or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort, chief botanist to the late French king / carefully carefully translated from the original Latin with large additions from Ray, Gerarde, Parkinson, and others, the most celebrated moderns to which are added, two alphabetical indexes : one, containing the names : the other the physical virtues and uses of the several plants : illustrated with about five hundred copper plates, containing above four thousand different figures, all curiously engraven : a work highly instructive, and of general use with a short account of the life and writings of the author.
Publication InformationLondon : Printed for R. Bonwicke, Tim. Goodwin, John Walthoe, S. Wotton, Sam. Manship, Rich. Wilkin, Benj. Tooke, Ralph Smith and Tho. Ward, and are to be sold by J. Morphew near Stationers-Hall
Extent2 v. : ill. 24 cm. (4to)
Date created1719 – 1730
Alternate TitleInstitutiones rei herbariae. English.; Botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort, chief botanist to the late French king. ; Tournefort herbal.