The English physitian: or An astrologo-physical discourse of the vulgar herbs of this nation

Publication Date1652
RemainderBeing a compleat method of physick, whereby a man may preserve his body in health; or cure himself, being sick, for three pence charge, with such things only as grow in England, they being most fit for English bodies. Herein is also shewed, 1. The way of making plaisters, oyntments, oyls, ... or waters, of all sorts of physical herbs, ... 2. What planet governeth every herb or tree (used in physick) that groweth in England. 3. The time of gathering all herbs, both vulgarly, and astrologically. 4. The way of drying and keeping the herbs all the yeer. 5. The way of keeping their juyces ready for use at all times. 6. The way of making and keeping ... compounds made of herbs. 7 The way of mixing medicines according to cause and and [sic] mixture of the disease, and part of the body afflicted. By Nich. Culpeper, Gent. student in physick and astrologie
Extent[14], 92, 189-255, [5] p., [1] leaf of plates
Publisherprinted by Peter Cole, at the sign of the Printing-Press in Cornhil, near the Royal Exchange





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