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Healing Arts

Folklore and Odysseys of Food and Medicinal Plants

Folklore and Odysseys of Food and Medicinal Plants [Illustrated Edition]

4 stars
Ernst and Johanna Lehner (Farrar Straus Giroux, 1973)

Review:

Pen-and-ink illustrations of ancient Pagan glyphs and plants decorate this exploration of ancient, medicinal herbal lore and the magical uses of food.

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Gerard’s Herbal

The Herbal or General History of Plants

5 stars
John Gerard & Thomas Johnson, 1633 (repr. Noverre Press, 2015)

Review:

Beautifully illustrated early English seminal classic compendium of herb and plant origins, names (common and Latin), lore, cultivation, location, and recipes for magical and medicinal use from European sources and other countries. Well worth the cost and its weight! (For more info, see this full-size facsimile edition.)

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Goodly Spellbook, The

The Goodly Spellbook: Olde Spells for Modern Problems

5 stars
Lady Passion (Dixie Deerman) & *Diuvei (Steven Rasmussen) (Sterling Publishing, 2nd edition, 2014)

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Illustrated, definitive, fascinating guide to Witchcraft that explains how everyone can use common ingredients to work effective magic to help themselves, others, and the planet; written by trained, experienced Gardnerians.

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