, iv, 508 p., X leaves of plates : ill. (1 col.) ; 22 cm
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Translation of: Grundriss der Kräuterkunde.
Translated attributed to Maria Elizabeth Jackson in a ms. pencil note on p.  (1st group).
"Edinburgh: Printed by C. Stewart"--Colophon.
The plates were engraved by D. Lizars.
Plate X is a color chart, with the Latin name of each color and a number key, for use with the descriptions of plants in the text.
Errors in paging.
Errata: p. .
Also available online.
SCNHRB copy 39088012158168 is bound with: Jackson, Maria Elizabeth. Botanical lectures. London : Printed for J. Johnson by T. Bensley, 1804. Bound together subsequent to publication.
SCNHRB copy has the ms. ink autograph of a former owner on p. iv: Harriet Maxwell, July 22, 1828; with printed labels of another former owner on front paste-down endpaper: Jerry Stannard, Boulder, Colo. and Lawrence, Kansas.
SCNHRB copy has a bookseller's printed label on front paste-down endpaper: John Reid & Co., importers of classical & oriental books ... Glasgow.
SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Purchased from the Cullman Endowment.
SCNHRB copy has a later gilt-tooled half-leather binding with marbled paper boards, endpapers, and edges.