A Modern Herbal: The Medicinal, Culinary, Cosmetic and Economic Properties, Cultivation and Folk-lore of Herbs, Grasses, Fungi, Shrubs & Trees with All Their Modern Scientific Uses, Volume 1

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J. Cape, 1931 - Botany - 96 pages
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User Review  - Clivemichael Justice - Goodreads

Full of pertinent information along with some dubious refrences, useful if dated text for most herbs. Read full review

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User Review  - Meg - Goodreads

A wonderful book with a lot about history of herbs and their cultivation. Written before modern perspectives on biochemistry, but excellent as a history of British agriculture. Read full review

Contents

ALOE Aloe Vulgaris PLATE n
22
ANGELICA Angelica Archangelica PLATE Iv 40
62
BALSAM OF GILEAD Commiphora Opobalsamum PLATE vIn
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