Title page, Vol. I.

Vegetable Materia Medica

of the United States

Medical Botany

A Botanical, General, And Medical History, Of Medicinal Plants Indigenous To The United States.
Illustrated By Coloured Engravings,
Made After Original Drawings From Nature, Done By The Author.

By William P. C. Barton, M. D.

Surgeon in the Navy of the United States, and of the Hospital for Marines at the Navy-Yard, Philadelphia; Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia; Member of the American Philosophical Society; President of the Philadelphia Linnean Society; and Professor of Botany in the University of Pennsylvania.


Philadelphia: Printed And Published By M. Carey & Son

Vegetable Materia Medica of the U.S. or Medical Botany, 1817 (Vol. I), 1818 (Vol. II), was written by William P. C. Barton, M. D.