Gerard"s Herball

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Statementby Marcus Woodward from the edition of Thomas Johnson, 1636.
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Herball, Generall Historie of Plants by John Gerard, Introduction of North American plants into European herbals. Contact with the Native Americans and their strange, uniquely American plants prompted an expansion of European the Spanish were the first to introduce American plants to Europe, explorers from other countries soon followed.

The author transcribed this book from Gerard's History of Plants. It makes it a little easier to read, but does not change how plants were used during the time of Gerard. Gerards Herbal is a favourite of mine. Takes me back into the past and all those strange names of herbs etc.

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2 people found this by: 8. Addeddate Bookplateleaf Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II External-identifier urn:oclc:record Foldoutcount 0 Identifier. John Gerard's 'Of the Historie of Plants', better known as 'Gerard's Herball' and first published inis one of the most delightful of Elizabethan herbals. Its glorious prose, the folk-lore steeping its pages, and all its quaint conceits about the "Vertues" 5/5(2).

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Gerard's Herball - Or. London: Printed for Adam Islip, Joice Norton, and Richard Whitakers, Item # Second Printing of the Best EditionOf The Most Famous English HerbalGERARD, John.

The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. Gathered by John Gerarde of London, Master in Chirurgerie, Very much Enlarged and Amended by Thomas Johnson, Citizen and Apothecarye of London. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Third edition. Third edition. Engraved title by John Payne, over woodcut illustrations to text. [38], [i.e, ], [48] pp.

(lacking initial and final blank as usual). Folio. John Gerard was a 16th-century English botanist with a large herbal Gerards Herball book in London. His Herball, a 1, page illustrated book, was first published in Download BibTeX citations.

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GERARDS HERBALL TABLE OF CONTENTS vii Page v TO THE RIGHT HONOKABLE HIS SINGULAR GOOD LORD MASTER, SIR WILLIAM CECIL Knight, Baron of Burghley, Master of the Court of Wards Liveries, Chancellor of the Universitie of Cambridge, Knight of the most noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of her Majesties most honorable.

Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page. Finished. The herball, or, Generall historie of plantes. The herball, or, Generall historie of plantes ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share, | 7 / [Pg vii] PREFACE. The writing of this book on that fascinating and somewhat neglected branch of garden literature—the old English Herbals—has been a labour of love, but it could not have been done without all the kind help I have had.

My grateful thanks are due to the authorities at the British Museum, to Professor Burkitt of Cambridge, and very specially to Mr. Capper for. Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more. Anytime, anywhere, across your devices. John Gerard, (bornNantwich, Cheshire, Eng.—died FebruaryLondon), English herbalist, author of The Herball, or generall historie of plantes ().

In Gerard went to London to become an apprentice to a barber-surgeon and, after seven years, was granted permission to establish his own practice. While studying in London, he became interested in.

GERARDS HERBALL TABLE OF CONTENTS vii Page v TO THE RIGHT HONOKABLE HIS SINGULAR GOOD LORD MASTER, SIR WILLIAM CECIL Knight, Baron of Burghley, Master of the Court of Wards Liveries, Chancellor of the Universitie of Cambridge, Knight of the most noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of her Majesties most honorable Privy Councell, and 5/5(1).

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Brand: Dover Publications. THE HERBALL OR GENERALL Historie of Plantes. Gathered by Iohn Gerarde of London Master in CHIRVRGERIE. Very much Enlarged and Amended by Thomas Iohnson Citizen and Apothecarye of LONDON. London Printed by Adam Islip, Ioice Norton and Richard Whitakers Anno Ecce dedi vobis omnes herbas sementantes semen, quæ sunt.

Gen:. John Gerard's 'Of the Historie of Plants', better known as 'Gerard's Herball' and first published inis one of the most delightful of Elizabethan herbals.

Its glorious prose, the folk-lore steeping its pages, and all its quaint conceits about the "Vertues" of herbs, are known by reputation the world over. This is partly because no book on flowers or trees can be written without. GERARDS HERBALL TABLE OF CONTENTS vii Page v TO THE RIGHT HONOKABLE HIS SINGULAR GOOD LORD MASTER, SIR WILLIAM CECIL Knight, Baron of Burghley, Master of the Court of Wards Liveries, Chancellor of the Universitie of Cambridge, Knight of the most noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of her Majesties most honorable Brand: Read Books Ltd.

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The forty plants in this book present both herbs and other plants that were important for culinary, medicinal, and cult purposes in classical antiquity. Thus olive and pomegranate, myrtle and Pages: Gerard's Herball The Essence Thereof Distilled By Marcus Woodward From The Edition Of Th. Johnson, by Gerard, John; edited by Marcus Woodward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at And today I held a year-old copy of Gerard’s Herball.

In my hands. I’m still a little bit shaky with reverence and awe. Perhaps most amazing: You can hold it in your hands, touch it, turn its pages and read its words, too. The book is in the NUNM library, which is open to the public and one of the Portland’s great undiscovered gems.

GERARDS HERBALL TABLE OF CONTENTS vii Page v TO THE RIGHT HONOKABLE HIS SINGULAR GOOD LORD MASTER, SIR WILLIAM CECIL Knight, Baron of Burghley, Master of the Court of Wards Liveries, Chancellor of the Universitie of Cambridge, Knight of the most noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of her Majesties most honorable Privy Councell, and Brand: Read Books Ltd.

The Herball or General Historie of Plantes was first written by John Gerrard and published in This is the revised edition of when the book was rearranged so as to form a garden calendar, the plants being grouped according to the time of their flowering or especial appeal.

Contents include: The Herbal - The Seasons of the Year - Notes and Tables - Sundry Virtues - 5/5(1). The book that will be discussed below is the second edition, edited by Thomas Johnson and published inof John Gerard’s Herball.

Due to its status as a revised edition, it is impossible to discuss some aspects of the edition without discussing its predecessor.Author: John Gerard; Publisher: Read Books Ltd ISBN: Category: Health & Fitness Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» GERARDS HERBALL TABLE OF CONTENTS vii Page v TO THE RIGHT HONOKABLE HIS SINGULAR GOOD LORD MASTER, SIR WILLIAM CECIL Knight, Baron of Burghley, Master of the Court of Wards Liveries, Chancellor of the .Gerard's Herbal THE HERBALL or General Historie of Plantes.

Gathered by John Gerarde, of London, Master in Chirurgerie. Very much enlarged and amended by Thomas Johnson, citizen and apothecarye of London. London, Printed by Adam .