<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Thornton, Robert John, 1768?-1837.
Title(s):

A new family herbal, or, Popular account of the natures and properties of the various plants used in medicine, diet, and the arts / by Robert John Thornton ; the plants drawn from nature by Henderson ; and engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Richard Phillips ..., 1810.
Physical Description:
xvi, 901 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QK99 G7 T5 1810
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center copy has spine title: Thornton's Herbal.
Later ed. published under title: A family herbal.
Includes index.
Printed by Richard Taylor and Co.
Hugo, T. Bewick collector, 253.
Subject Terms:
Botany, Medical.
Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Phillips, R. (Richard), Sir, 1767-1840 -- Publisher.
Taylor (Richard) and Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1810.
Contributors:
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828.
Henderson, ill.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.