Polish Herbs Flowers Folk Medicine

This book captures the unique history of the plant life once essential to the Polish people.

Polish Herbs  Flowers   Folk Medicine

This book captures the unique history of the plant life once essential to the Polish people. It leads the reader on a guided tour through monastery, castle, and cottage gardens, providing details on the history and healing powers of over one hundred herbs and flowers. Beautiful line drawings and woodcuts illustrate the garden patterns and various plants important to Polish tradition.

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Polish Herbs, Flowers & Folk Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 221
Authors: Sophie Hodorowicz Knab
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

This book captures the unique history of the plant life once essential to the Polish people. It leads the reader on a guided tour through monastery, castle, and cottage gardens, providing details on the history and healing powers of over one hundred herbs and flowers. Beautiful line drawings and woodcuts
Polish Herbs, Flowers & Folk Medicine: Revised Edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sophie Hodorowicz Knab
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Hippocrene Books

"Filled with illustrations and fascinating information, Polish Herbs, Flowers & Folk Medicine is a veritable treasure trove of history, how-to, and inspiration."--The Midwest Book Review Taking the reader on a historical tour of herbs and flowers used in Poland throughout the centuries, this carefully-researched volume captures the unique history and
Polish-American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Deborah Anders Silverman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

In addition, she offers a wealth of information on foodways and on the origins and celebration of holy days, from Christmas Eve vigils to the Dyngus Day festivals of the Easter season."--BOOK JACKET.
Ashkenazi Herbalism
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Deatra Cohen, Adam Siegel
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-06 - Publisher: North Atlantic Books

The definitive guide to medicinal plant knowledge of Ashkenazi herbal healers, from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. Until now, the herbal traditions of the Ashkenazi people have remained unexplored and shrouded in mystery. Ashkenazi Herbalism rediscovers the forgotten legacy of the Jewish medicinal plant healers who thrived in
Polish Holiday Cookery
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Robert Strybel
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Hippocrene Books

This book acquaints readers with traditional Polish foods associated with various occasions and furnished countless cooking tips and serving suggestions. The clearly written recipes facilitate the preparation of the dishes and their incorporation in the Polish-American mainstream culture. Calendar of Polish Festivities is devoted to those holidays and events connected