Leaves in Myth, Magic, & Medicine

Leaves in Myth, Magic, & Medicine

Book - 1997
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Baker & Taylor
A historical herbal encompassing over one hundred ten species of North American leaves explores the superstitions, beliefs, myths, medicines, and poetry attributed to each variety

Book News
This delightfully original herbal presents over 110 exquisite, botanically precise illustrations of leaves, accompanied by engagingly-written information on the botany, culture, medicinal properties, history, literary significance, and folklore of each plant. 7x7". Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, c1997
ISBN: 9781556705540
Branch Call Number: 398.368 VIT
Characteristics: 351 p. :,ill. ;,17 cm.


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