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The English physitian enlarged with three hundred, sixty, and nine medicines made of English herbs that were not in any impression until this ... : being an astrologo-physical discourse of the vulgar herbs of this nation : containing 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 ... by Nicholas Culpeper

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Published by Printed by Peter Cole ... and are to be sold at his shop ... in London .
Written in English


  • Botany, Medical -- Early works to 1800,
  • Materia medica -- Early works to 1800,
  • Medicinal plants -- England

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Edition Notes

Statementby Nich. Culpeper, Gent. ..
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 178:14
The Physical Object
Pagination[22], 398, [16] p
Number of Pages398
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15026692M

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Nicholas Culpeper (probably born at Ockley, Surrey, 18 October ; died at Spitalfields, London, 10 January ) was an English botanist, herbalist, physician and astrologer. His book The English Physitian (, later the Complete Herbal, ff.) is a store of pharmaceutical and herbal knowledge, and Astrological Judgement of Diseases from the Decumbiture of the Sick (), one of the Alma mater: Cambridge University. Oct 18,  · "Culpepper's English physician; and complete herbal. To which are now first added, upwards of one hundred additional herbs, with a display of their medicinal and occult properties, physically applied to the cure of all disorders incident to The English physician enlarged with three hundred and sixty nine medicines, made of English herbs, that were not in any impression until this: being an astrologo-physical discourse of the vulgar herbs of this nation, containing a complete method of physic, 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. Jan 09,  · The English Physician [Nicholas Culpeper, Michael A. Flannery] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The first medical book published in the American colonies. The English Physician is a humble vest-pocket-sized page medical guide for the common person1/5(1).

Culpeper popularized astrological herbalism, or what he called “astrologo-physical discourse of the vulgar herbs.” In his most famous work, The English Physician (), Culpeper’s descriptions of herbs and their uses are tightly intertwined with readings of the stars and planets. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Nicholas Culpeper (Culpeper, Nicholas, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Culpeper, Nicholas, The Complete Herbal (HTML at Bibliomania) Culpeper, Nicholas, The English Physitian: or an Astrologo-Physical Discourse of the Vulgar Herbs of This Nation (illustrated HTML at Yale). The English Physician Enlarged: With Three Hundred and Sixty-nine Medicines, Made of English Herbs, that Were Not in Any Impression Until This. Being an Astrologo-physical Discourse of . The way of making and keeping all kinds of useful compounds made of herbs ; 7. The way of mixing medicines according to the cause and mixture of the disease and part of the body afflicted. This book, "The English Physician Enlarged", by Nicholas Culpeper, is a replication of a book Author: Nicholas Culpeper.

The English physitian enlarged by Nicholas Culpeper, , printed by Peter Cole, at the sign of the Printing press in Cornhll [sic], neer the Royal Exchange edition, Microform in EnglishPages: The complete herbal to which is now added, upwards of one hundred additional herbs. To which are now first annexed, the English physician enlarged, and Key to [Galen's Method of] physic. forming a complete family dispensatory and natural system of physic. to which is also added. receipts selected from the author's Last legacy. October 18th, saw the birth of the botanist, herbalist, physician and astronomer Nicholas Culpeper and, while he is best known for his book The English Physitian, better known as Culpeper’s Complete Herbal, the dramatic and often painful elements of his life are less familiar.. One reason is that any ‘facts’ we know about him derive mainly from a page biography published after. The English physician enlarged Title Variants: Alternative: English physitian. Related Titles. Contained In: Medical Heritage Library. By. Culpeper, Nicholas, Royal College of Physicians of London. Genre. Book. Material Type. Published material.