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The 1633 edition revised and enlarged by Thomas Johnson Containing almost 2850 plant descriptions and 2705 sup. I was in high school and totally into gardening especially herb gardening No particular reason maybe I didn t like bland food Maybe it was just something different to enjoy I decided I needed to have Gerard s herbal so I went to the libraryThe librarian said So you re going to the Renaissance Festival dressed up like an herbNo What s odd is I remember this conversation but couldn t tell you the names of most of the people in my classIt was an interesting book to look at though

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The Herbal Deluxe Clothbound Edition

And the one herbal every serious enthusiast should have in its entirety Original editions are worth perhaps 75. Charming herbal spectacular when seen in the original seriously it s huge and about 2 grand Anyway even my repro copy without the gorgeous engravings is worth a read Lots of folk medicine but nice little touches like this plant is growing on the wall beside X s house in Chancery Lane and reports on his experimental use of the plants

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Erb illustrations Gerard’s Herbal is a monumental work the book all modern English herbals are derived from. Lovely research book


9 thoughts on “The Herbal Deluxe Clothbound Edition

  1. says:

    This is a lovely reference book particularly if you have a bit of a garden and are growing your own plantsGerard was an Elizabethan herbalist and gives a description of each plant described along with notes on when and where they grow and flower various names and best of all their virtues which details how they

  2. says:

    I was in high school and totally into gardening especially herb gardening No particular reason maybe I didn't lik

  3. says:

    This is the 2nd edition of one of the most interesting Herbals It's so great to see it in print and not have to go to a rare book room to look at it Really really wonderful text and illustrations

  4. says:

    Lovely research book

  5. says:

    I took this with me to Hampton Court when I interviewed their Head Gardener Dr Terry Gough No gardener or historian should ever be without their herbal

  6. says:

    The Herball or Generall Historie of PlantesRead for reference and personal research and for period specific information for writing endeavorsI am finding this work of immense interest Overall this work is also a good resource for the researcher and enthusiast and a wealth of information can be found within A good foundation for understandin

  7. says:

    This book is referred to in a book I have already read It is a discussion of plants found in Europe with beautiful line drawings of plant Amazing to see what can be done with lines The uses of the plants for healing properties to which I can not attest although I know many of the plants I have seen one other bo

  8. says:

    Charming herbal spectacular when seen in the original seriously it's huge and about 2 grand Anyway even my repro copy without the gorgeous engravings is worth a read Lots of folk medicine but nice little touches l

  9. says:

    always fresh