I: (2) ff. 156 pp; II: (2) ff. 157 to 356.
New edition of this collection of beauty recipes by plants, in two parts: the first one gives the compositions of various oils and beauty creams; the second one is devoted to the preparations of liqueurs, to the distillation of spirit-of-wine, vinegar..., and proposes a very large number of waters: apricot water, silver water, Artus water, chocolate water, coriander water, strawberry water, bridal water...
Buc'hoz (Metz, 1731-1807), originally from Lorraine, was a physician to King Stanislas of Poland, before teaching botany in Nancy.
Small handwritten commentary from the period, pasted on the title. Some leaves a little short of margins.
Vicaire, 129 (1773).