A Modern Herbal brings the knowledge of herbs up to date, drawing together both scientific and traditional information in a comprehensive encyclopedia. It describes, in alphabetical order, over 1,000 British and American plants, giving details of their cultivation, chemical and medicinal properties, botanical information, appearance, and economic uses, as well as of their significance in folklore. This is the fullest, most exact, most useful compilation of herbal material. The book contains 161 illustrations in one complete volume.
Margaret Grieve founded the Society of Herbalists, and a Fellow of the Royal Horticultural Society.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Penguin 1980-01-01, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. New Ed. 0140464409 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # POTM-0140464409
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001442807
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002342879
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. Ships from the UK within 24 hours. Bookseller Inventory # BBI2485259
Book Description Penguin, Middleburg, 1984. Pictorial Card. Book Condition: Good (BELOW AVERAGE). No Jacket. Black & White Illustrations (illustrator). Reprint. Creased spine , browned pages. NO EXTRA POSTAGE ABOVE OUR STANDARD RATES! (UK ONLY). Please Email for further details Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". Signed By a "Pam Guest". PAPERBACK. Bookseller Inventory # 567215