[KINDLE] ❤ Culpeper's Complete Herbal ➜ Nicholas Culpeper – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk

[KINDLE] ❤ Culpeper's Complete Herbal ➜ Nicholas Culpeper – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 430 pages
  • Culpeper's Complete Herbal
  • Nicholas Culpeper
  • English
  • 22 May 2019
  • 0572002033

Culpeper's Complete HerbalForthan Years, Culpeper S Complete Herbal Has Been The Standard In The Field Of Herbal Remedies It Contains A Comprehensive Description Of Nearly All Herbs, Along With Descriptions Of Their Medicinal Properties And Instructions On Preparing And Using Them To Treat Many Different Illnesses Includes Precise Botanical Illustrations To Aid In Identification

About the Author: Nicholas Culpeper

Nicholas Culpeper was an English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer His published books include The English Physician 1652 and the Complete Herbal 1653 , which contain a rich store of pharmaceutical and herbal knowledge, and Astrological Judgement of Diseases from the Decumbiture of the Sick 1655 , which is one of the most detailed documents we have on the practice of medical astrology in Early Modern Europe.Culpeper spent the greater part of his life in the English outdoors cataloging hundreds of medicinal herbs He criticized what he considered the unnatural methods of his contemporaries, writing This not being pleasing, and less profitable to me, I consulted with my two brothers, DR REASON and DR EXPERIENCE, and took a voyage to visit my mother NATURE, by whose advice, together with the help of Dr DILIGENCE, I at last obtained my desire and, being warned by MR HONESTY, a stranger in our days, to publish it to the world, I have done it Culpeper came from a long line of notable people including Thomas Culpeper, the lover of Catherine Howard also a distant relative who was sentenced to death by Catherine s husband, King Henry VIII.