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Nicholas Culpeper wrote his British Herbal in 1682 to make herbal knowledge available to common people. It had previously become monopolized by apothecaries who charged much more than the average person could afford and went to great extremes to keep information cryptic and secret. 480 more words
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- Title: Culpeper’s Color Herbal
- Author: Edited by David Potterton from Nicholas Culpeper’s original work
- Year Published: 2007 (Originally published in 1682) 89 more words