Old English Medical Remedies

Book ID:
8228
Title:
Old English Medical Remedies
Subtitle:
Mandrake, Wormwood and Raven's Eye
Author:
'Spearing, Sinead'
ISBN number:
9781526711700
Publisher name:
Pen and Sword Books Ltd
Edition number:
1st
Book type:
Hardback
First edition date:
2017
Pages:
172
Dewey decimal number:
615.88 SPE
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English
Photographs:
Yes
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
Yes
Notes:

This book draws primarily on Bald's Leechbook and Lacnunga. It includes studies of magical healing as well as herbalism.

See also Sinead Spearing's book Wiccecraeft: Shamanic Magic from the Dark Ages (Museum book id. no. 5690).

Includes a photograph of one of the poppets in the Museum.

Donated and inscribed by the author.