We have all grown increasingly aware of the potential -- and documented -- dangers of the chemical toxins that surround us. "The New Age Herbalist" is a compendium of healthy alternatives, an indispensable guide for contemporary natural living. Created by a team of experts, it offers:
A full-color illustrated glossary of more than 200 herbs, describing their properties, active ingredients, and traditional uses around the world
A guide to using herbs for scent, for decoration, and even as chemical-free housekeeping aids
Tips on using herbs for skin care and beauty, by making natural shampoos, lotions, soaps, and cosmetics
A review of culinary herbs, with some unusual recipes that use familiar herbs in delightful new ways
An examination of the growing science of herbal healing, discussing herbal remedies -- including stress relievers -- and the scientific research that validates them
A complete herb gardening plan, with advice on choosing symbiotic herbs, designing and scheduling plantings, and preserving the harvest by freezing and drying
Fascinating, authoritative, packed with information presented in a stunning visual style, "The New Age Herbalist" will be the home herb user's bible for years to come.
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Under the guidance of best-selling author Richard Mabey, a team of experts has created a hugely informative herbal reference. New Age Herbalist covers the use of herbs in the home, garden, medicine, nutrition and healing. An inspiring and invaluable herbal reference.
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Book Description MacMillan Publishing Company/Collier Books, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0020633505
Book Description MacMillan Publishing Company/Collier Books, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0020633505
Book Description MacMillan Publishing Company/C, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110020633505
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