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Title:
Medicinal plants and their history
Author:
Wheelwright, Edith Grey.
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Uniform Title:
Physick garden
Publication Information:
New York : Dover Publications, 1974.
Physical Description:
288 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
General Note:
Includes index.

Reprint of the 1935 ed. published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, under title: The physick garden.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780486231037
Format :
Book

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From the ancient Chinese treatment of hay fever to modern extraction of essential plant oils, here is a wealth of history, myth, and scientific information. "Here is a fascinating story of how plants have played a fundamental role in the history of the healing arts." - California Garden.