That is indeed an amazing find. It's a Holy Period Merck Manual and then some. I want to be the scholar in the tower that just never emerges from her books....
On Thu, May 3, 2012 at 9:37 PM, Morin Ruairc <joycehzeiler@...> wrote:
I just found this awesome site on period remedies. Everyone may already know about it, but it's a goldmine for me.
Jack-check this out!
THE JESUATTI BOOK OF REMEDIES or LIBRO DE I SECRETTI CON RICETTI
Compiled by FRIAR GIOVANNI ANDREA of the Order of the Jesuati Friars of Saint Jerome in Lucca, Italy in 1562
Translated and with notes by Stata Norton
This electronic edition published by the Center for Digital Scholarship, University of Kansas Libraries, 2010.