Historical, 19th-century Medical Prescription Book from the Archives of Apothecary / Chemist “T.R.Perkins, Dispensing & Family Chemist in Henley-In-Arden. This particular prescription book “commenced on April 14th, 1898”, for the community of Ermington, Joy Bridge, Devon, England. Dated in the year 1896, the book contains in manuscript notes very detailed information of medication (Strychnine, Chloroform, Belladonna Tincture, Ointment of Liquid Pitch, Ointment of Nitrate Mercury “for Scorbutic Eruptions” etc. etc. procedures (Throat Brush), etc. / With a beautiful little collection of historical prescription labels by T.R.Perkins, Chemist in Henley-in-Arden, pasted to the rear pastedown and endpaper.
Devon, 1898. Quarto (21 cm x 25,5 cm). 312 pages with Original Hardcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.