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Leaves from Gerard"s Herball

John Gerard

Leaves from Gerard"s Herball

by John Gerard

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Published by John Lane in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Pre-Linnean works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementarranged for garden lovers by Marcus Woodward. With 130 illustrationsafter the original woodcuts.
    ContributionsWoodward, Marcus.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 305, (1) p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21704441M

    Gerard's Herbal, or The Generall Historie of Plantes, is the fourth gathering in years, in a line of descent from the original folio, the edition enlarged & amended by Thomas Johnson, and the Marcus Woodward version. John Gerard: bibliography Herball) Gerard, John Book Gerards herbal: or generall historie of plantes (reprint) Velluminous Press. ISBN Book Leaves from Gerard's Herball arranged for garden lovers, with illustrations after the original woodcuts New York: Dover.

    Gerard, John, ,Rolle of Stevenstone, John Rolle, Baron, (bookplate),Islip, Adam, d. ,Norton, Joyce, fl,Whitaker, Richard, d. Buy Gerard's Herbal: The History of Plants: John Gerard's Historie of Plants (Senate Paperbacks) New edition by Woodward, Marcus (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15).

    John Gerard has 16 books on Goodreads with ratings. John Gerard’s most popular book is The Herbal or General History of Plants.   The edition revised and enlarged by Thomas Johnson. Containing almost 2, plant descriptions and 2, superb illustrations, Gerards Herbal is a monumental work, the book all modern English herbals are derived from, and the one herbal /5.


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Just published, and may be had at the book store and printing-office in Hanover-Square, Gaines universal register, or American and British kalendar, for the year 1782.

Just published, and may be had at the book store and printing-office in Hanover-Square, Gaines universal register, or American and British kalendar, for the year 1782.

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This is a revised edition of John Gerrard’s horticultural handbook, “Gerard's Herball”. This edition has been rearranged so that the plants form a garden calendar, with each one grouped according to its flowering seasons.

This extensive and profusely illustrated book will appeal to modern gardeners and horticulturalists alike, and is Author: Marcus Woodward. Leaves from Gerard's Herball: Arranged for Garden Lovers Paperback – June 1, by John Gerard (Author) › Visit Amazon's John Gerard Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: John Gerard, Marcus Woodward. The Paperback of the Leaves From Gerard's Herball by Marcus Woodward at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Pages:   Leaves from Gerard's Herball.

Arranged for garden lovers by Gerard, John, ; Woodward, Marcus. Publication date Topics Botany, Herbs, Botany, Medical Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Uploaded by Alethea Bowser Pages: The Herball or General Historie of Plantes was first written by John Gerrard and published in This is the revised Leaves from Gerards Herball book 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 - Alphabetical Table 5/5(1). Springstems among the leaves,ofa white colour, with a certain yellowthrumin the middle consisting of three leaves:instead of roots it hath slender strings, which growoutof a short and small head,asit were, from whencetheleaves spring, in the bottomofthe water: from which head also come forth slopewise certain strings, by which growing forth it.

Because The Herball includes detailed descriptions of both wild and cultivated plants, it is considered both an herbal and a gardening book.

Several of the leaves of plants featured in the book are pressed in this copy, including between pages and and and Gerard’s Herbal: The book consists of leaves and is written in a large, bold hand and one or two of the initial letters are very faintly illuminated.

but on the old herb lore. This gives the Leech Book its special fascination; for it is the oldest surviving manuscript in which. Numbers triplicated in paging. Largely based on: Rembert Dodoens' Cruydenboeck.

The title page is engraved and signed: Io: Payne sculps: In this edition D1r last line begins "of"; 7B5v has editorâs "Aduertisement to the readers". Running title reads: Of the historie of plants. The first leaf and the last leaf are blank.

Includes indexes. Ina London apothecary named Thomas Johnson corrected and expanded Gerard’s herbal. The following illustrations and descriptions were taken from the Johnson edition ofhoused in the Wilhelm Moll Rare Book and Medical History Room of The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library.

Genre/Form: Early works Pre-Linnean works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gerard, John, Leaves from Gerard's Herball. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, John Gerard (also John Gerarde, c.

–) was an English botanist with a large herbal garden in London. He was the author of a 1,page illustrated Herball, or Generall Historie of Plantes, first published in It became the most prevalent botany book in English in the 17th century.

Except for additions of some plants from his own garden and from North America, Gerard's Herbal is Fields: Botany. Download BibTeX citations. @book{bhl, title = {The Herball, or, Generall historie of plantes / }, copyright = {Public domain.

The BHL considers that this work is no longer under copyright protection.}. Leaves From Gerard's Herball Arranged for Garden Lovers (Book): Gerard, John: Selection from most famous English herbal includes tobacco, poppies, sunflowers, peach trees, onions, much more.

Skip to main navigation Skip to main navigation Skip to search Skip to search Skip to content. 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.

Read moreCited by: 8. Marcus Woodward is the author of Leaves from Gerard's Herball ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 1 review, published ), Old Man of the Woods - Walks and Ta /5.

The Herbal [John Woodward (ed) Marcus & Gerard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The HerbalPrice: $ 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 coronavirus.

Antique and medieval Herbals were originally conceived of as books of simples, a simple being ' a medicine or medicament composed or concocted of only one constituent, especially of one herb or plant. A typical chapter from a herbal treatise names the plant, gives a list of synonyms, describes it.

Buy Leaves from Gerard's Herball by Woodward, Marcus (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) The Herball or General History of Plants by John Gerard.

Topics Herbs Collection citebank Language English. Addeddate Identifier.A copy of Gerard’s Herball, from the Chilton Collection at the NUNM Library.

Today I held a year-old copy of Gerard’s Herball in my hands. (It’s actually only years old, but who’s counting.) I got to lift it, touch its cover, open and turn its pages, read its words.First published more than years ago, The Herbal or General History of Plants by John Gerard provided a vast storehouse of botanical information.

This handsome collection of over beautiful illustrations selected from that famous publication depicts a wide array of those fruits, vegetables, herbs, and garden flowers/5(4).