An Ancient Egyptian Herbal

An Ancient Egyptian Herbal The ancient Egyptians were skilled in the use of spices and herbs for medicines cooking cosmetics perfumes and many other purposes This book reconstructs a herbal of species of plants and trees

  • Title: An Ancient Egyptian Herbal
  • Author: Lise Manniche
  • ISBN: 9780714119748
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Paperback
  • An Ancient Egyptian Herbal

    The ancient Egyptians were skilled in the use of spices and herbs for medicines, cooking, cosmetics, perfumes and many other purposes This book reconstructs a herbal of 94 species of plants and trees used in ancient Egypt.

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    1. Iset

      Originally published in 1989, but updated and revised in 2006 to include recent research, Lise Manniche’s Ancient Egyptian Herbal is an informative, easy read, ideally recommended to anyone with an interest in both ancient Egypt and anything to do with plants – cooking, medicine, perfumery, ornamentation etc.The first half of the book provides an introduction to the topic and discusses the surviving evidence and the ways in which plants were used for the aforementioned uses. The second half [...]

    2. ryn

      would have greatly benefited from a practicing herbalist as co-author, but as an overview of ancient Egyptian use of medicinal plants this supplies the broad strokes and some points of interest.

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