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Folklore & odysseys of food & medicinal plants

Author: Ernst Lehner; Johanna Lehner
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many little-known facts are found in this delightfully written account of the therapeutic, magical, exotic, and nutritional uses of plants. The second section of the book, "They Physic Garden," provides a pictorial directory of various herbs, spices, and seeds and relates their medicinal, nutritive, religions, legendary, and symbolic properties.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Lehner; Johanna Lehner
ISBN: 0374157227 9780374157227
OCLC Number: 673631
Notes: Originally published: New York : Tudor Pub. Co., ©1962.
Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Ernst and Johanna Lehner.

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Many little-known facts are found in this delightfully written account of the therapeutic, magical, exotic, and nutritional uses of plants. The second section of the book, "They Physic Garden," provides a pictorial directory of various herbs, spices, and seeds and relates their medicinal, nutritive, religions, legendary, and symbolic properties.

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