Henry of Huntingdon. Anglicanus ortus: A Verse Herbal of the Twelfth Century

Edited and translated by
Winston Black

ST 180; British Writers 3. 2012. xiv, 562 pp. ISBN 978–0–88844–180–5 • $175.00

NOTE: Co-published by The Bodleian Library (ISBN 978–1–85124–284–9). Customers in Europe, including the United Kingdom, please order from Bodleian Library Publishing

Written entirely in Latin verse, the recently discovered Anglicanus ortus describes the medicinal uses of 160 different herbs, spices, and vegetables.

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