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Herbals, their origin and evolution a chapter in the history of botany, 1470-1670. by Agnes (Robertson) Arber

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Published by Hafner in Darien .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Europe

Subjects:

  • Herbals -- Europe -- History.,
  • Botany -- Europe -- History.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK15 .A8 1938a
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 325 p.
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5701178M
LC Control Number70125789

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Herbals, Their Origin and Evolution: A Chapter in the History of Botany (with accompanying ALS) A well-researched work of wide range and enduring impact, in and beyond the field of botany Arber, redleaf-photography.com Edition: First Edition. Herbals, Their Origin and Evolution: A Chapter in the History of Botany, Excerpt. In recent years marked advances have been made in the study of the history of botany, and I am grateful to the Syndics of the Cambridge University Press for giving me the opportunity of revising this book in the light of newer knowledge. Sep 18,  · Herbals, Their Origin and Evolution: A Chapter in the History of Botany Oct 23,  · Herbals, their origin and evolution, a chapter in the history of botany, by Arber, Agnes Robertson, Pages:

Dec 11,  · It makes a study of early herbals, and is an instant classic, much like Wilfred Blunt, Minta Collins and Eleanor Sinclair Rohde's studies. Maybe I'll get to do that MA in the history of medicine one day: (I got my BA in History three weeks ago!) more I hardly ever come across a book I dislike/5. Herbals: Their Origin and Evolution: A Chapter in the History of Botany, Agnes Arber () was a prominent British botanist specialising in plant morphology and the history of botany. In she became the first female botanist to be elected a Fellow of the Royal Society. "Herbals, Their Origin and Evolution" by Agnes Robertson Arber. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to . LibriVox recording of Herbals, Their Origin and Evolution: A Chapter in the History of Botany by Agnes Arber. Read in English by Josh Leach; mokka; KevinS; Shashank Jakhmola; Lynette Caulkins; KHand Eminent British botanist Agnes Arber provides an authoritative history of printed Herbals -- books widely used in early modern Europe to catalogue the uses of different kinds of plants.