Browsing by Author "Parkinson, John, 1567-1650."
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TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 2)Paradisi in sole paradisus terrestris. or A garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers which our English ayre will permitt to be noursed vp with a kitchen garden of all manner of herbes, rootes, & fruites, for meate or sause vsed with vs, and an orchard of all sorte of fruitbearing trees and shrubbes fit for our land together with the right orderinge planting & preseruing of them and their vses & vertues collected by Iohn Parkinson apothecary of London 1629.Date of publication:
1629Description:The title page is xylographic and signed: A Switzer. Printer's name and address from colophon. A1r line 4 of heading ends "amend". Variant (actually intended for copies of STC 19301?): this quire reset, with A1r line 4 of ...This item contains 4 files (5.64 MB).Publicly Available
TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 2)Theatrum botanicum: = The theater of plants. Or, An herball of a large extent containing therein a more ample and exact history and declaration of the physicall herbs and plants that are in other authours, encreased by the accesse of many hundreds of new, rare, and strange plants from all the parts of the world, with sundry gummes, and other physicall materials, than hath beene hitherto published by any before; and a most large demonstration of their natures and vertues. Shevving vvithall the many errors, differences, and oversights of sundry authors that have formerly written of them; and a certaine confidence, or most probable conjecture of the true and genuine herbes and plants. Distributed into sundry classes or tribes, for the more easie knowledge of the many herbes of one nature and property, with the chiefe notes of Dr. Lobel, Dr. Bonham, and others inserted therein. Collected by the many yeares travaile, industry, and experience in this subject, by Iohn Parkinson apothecary of London, and the Kings herbarist. And published by the Kings Majestyes especialDate of publication:
1640Description:With an additional title page, engraved, "Theatrum botanicum, the theater of plantes. ..", signed: W· Marshall sculpsit. The first leaf is blank. Includes indexes. With a final errata leaf. Reproduction of the original in ...This item contains 4 files (24.5 MB).Publicly Available