LEOCM1 - NEW BOOK
Leon, Christine & Lin Yu-Lin: CHINESE MEDICINAL PLANTS, HERBAL DRUGS AND SUBSTITUTES. an identification guide. London, 2018. 806 pp. Over 3000 colour photographic illustrations. 30x24 cm. Boards.
A wealth of information on traditional Chinese medicinal drugs traded internationally including around 500 official (Chinese Pharmacopoeia) and 400 substitute species. A guide to the identification of the plants, distinguishing 'the real thing' from substitutes and much information on their medicinal use. Copiously-illustrated. Very welcome addition to the subject.
Subjects: Botany Medicine
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 13 in printed List 198.
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