PHARMACOPOEIA
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Lot 282 - 'PHARMACOPOEIA'

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PHARMACOPOEIA.
1 VOLUME.
LEATHER BOUND.
SIGNED BY ALEXANDER HENRY HALIDAY.
1728 - 1802.

ALEXANDER HENRY HALIDAY 1728 - 1802.
SON OF SAMUEL HALIDAY. PHYSICIAN AND POLITICIAN IN BELFAST; SAVED BELFAST FROM DESTRUCTION BY THE 'HEARTS OF STEEL' RIOTERS, THE ANTRIM TENANTRY, BY MEDIATING BETWEEN THEM AND THE MILITIA IN 1770.
CLOSE FRIEND OF THE EARL OF CHARLEMON WITH WHOM HE FOUNDED THE BELFAST WHIG CLUB.

PROVENANCE: THE ESTATE OF ALEXANDER HENRY HALIDAY & BY DESCENT.