Gerard's Herball - The Essence Thereof Distilled By Marcus Woodward from the Edition of Th.Johnson, 1636

By: Woodward, Marcus (ed.)

Price: £20.00

Quantity: 1 available


Olive green buckram with image in gilt on front cover of a flowering bulb and title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fair to good, covers are generally lightly shelfworn with some heavy sunning to spine. Light foxing and browning to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 303pp. Many b/w illustrations within text. Good reading copy. This book is a distillation of the original herbal, and selects the best and most characteristic passages as well as retaining the original division into Books and Chapters and sectional headings, together with the old haphazard spelling and original punctuation. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: Gerard's Herball - The Essence Thereof Distilled By Marcus Woodward from the Edition of Th.Johnson, 1636

Author Name: Woodward, Marcus (ed.)

Categories: Horticulture/Gardening,

Publisher: London, Gerald Howe: 1927

Binding: Buckram

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 004752

Keywords: JOHN GERARD HISTORIE OF PLANTS,