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LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies, this is number 65 of 225 numbered copies. Printing by the Serif Press, binding by the Green Dragon Bindery. Miniature Book. 2 13/15 x 2 1/16 inches. Unpaginated.  pp. Title and text printed in black and red with red rules at the chapter heads, fleurons serve as tailpieces, illustrated throughout by Edith Arlene Caro (1 double-page), printer's device in red on the last page; text clean, unmarked. Quarter dark blue morocco, turquoise cloth sides, covers ruled in gilt, spine titled in gilt, gilt-decorated end-papers; binding square and tight. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in pencil on the colophon. Fine. The text takes up in turn a number of gems that were used in the Middle Ages to concoct medicines. Provides several recipes for these medicines, as well as a list of natal gems. Bradbury, 20th Century Miniature Books, No. 431. 7 copies Worldcat.
Title: Gemological Pharmacopoeia.
Categories: Miniature Book,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Hyattsville, MD:, Rebecca Press,: 1983
Book Condition: Collectible: Like New
Inscription: Signed by Author
Item: 0.00 Item
Seller ID: FG62014-4
Keywords: Rebecca Saady Bingham, Gemological Pharmacopoeia, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Serif Press, Green Dragon Bindery, Medieval Medicine, Edith Arlene Caro