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Herbs and Herb Lore of Colonial America

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Invaluable reference and guide, carefully researched and charmingly written, illustrates and describes over 50 herbs and plants that were extremely useful to colonial settlers, among them: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, and yarrow. Includes anecdotes, popular and scientific names, and use for each plant.

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Over 50 herbs and plants: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, yarrow, more.

Synopsis:

Invaluable reference and guide, carefully researched and charmingly written, illustrates and describes over 50 herbs and plants that were extremely useful to colonial settlers, among them: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, and yarrow. Includes anecdotes, popular and scientific names and use for each plant.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 72) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486285290
Author:
Colonial Dames of America
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Colonial Dames of America
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Herbal Medications
Subject:
Plants
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
New england
Subject:
United States - Colonial Period
Subject:
Plants, useful
Subject:
New England History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Subject:
Folklore -- New England -- History.
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
New England History.
Subject:
Herbs -- New England -- History.
Subject:
Gardening-General Herbs and Spices
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
104
Publication Date:
19950731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.28 lb

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Product details 80 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486285290 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Over 50 herbs and plants: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, yarrow, more.

"Synopsis" by ,
Invaluable reference and guide, carefully researched and charmingly written, illustrates and describes over 50 herbs and plants that were extremely useful to colonial settlers, among them: bee balm, bloodroot, candytuft, daffodil, hyssop, lovage, rosemary, tansy, wormwood, and yarrow. Includes anecdotes, popular and scientific names and use for each plant.

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