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ARCANA FAIRFAXIANA MANUSCRIPTA
- Arcana Fairfaxiana manuscripta
Arcana Fairfaxiana | manuscripta. | A manuscript volume of apothecaries' lore and | housewifery nearly three centuries old, | used, and partly written by the | Fairfax family. | Reproduced in fac-simile of the handwritings. | An introduction by | George Weddell.
Newcastle-on-Tyne: Mawson, Swan and Morgan; 1890
22.0 x 17.0 cm Pp [i-ix] x-xlviii [xlix-l], 1-206 Full leather
GB: LB *LG LWel LoEN OB WYoLCe WYoLU(B)
US: DLC DNLM KU-M CtY MiU PPC PPULC ICJ
BMCat describes George Weddell as a chemist from Newcastle-on-Tyne. The title-page and page xlix are printed in red and black.% General comments: Rudolph 689 lists a copy at KMK with "London: Elliot Stock" preceding "Newcastle-on-Tyne: Mawson, Swan and Morgan" in the imprint.
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