General directions for collecting and drying medicinal substances of the vegetable kingdom
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General directions for collecting and drying medicinal substances of the vegetable kingdom list and description of indigenous plants, etc., their medicinal properties, forms of administration, and doses by Confederate States of America. Surgeon-General"s Office

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Published by Surgeon General"s Office in Richmond Va .
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  • Medicinal plants -- Confederate States of America

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SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 9942
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
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Open LibraryOL14716322M

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