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PINA, Luís de

Flora e fauna brasílicas nos artigos livros médicos portugueses.

£40

Coimbra, Universidade de Coimbra, Faculdade de Letras, 1944.

Description

Large 8vo.  (2) ff., 192 pp., with 20 illustrations hors-texte.  Original printed wrappers (back cover torn and repaired).   Copy partly unopened.

The author describes the medicinal properties, and alleged properties, of Brazilian plants and fruits, citing references in 16th to 19th century works.   Offprint from Brasília, vol. III.   Presentation copy from the author, with some corrections in ink.  

 

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