Book Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1943.
First edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition, Huxley House gift-plate on front fly leaf, sunned at edges/caps, still a clean, attractive copy; in Fair, toned and chipped dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number on front paste down.
This book is a guide to the use of herbs in the medieval household. It covers cooking, healing, and divers uses for herbs. The book is written by Freeman and is published by Greenwood Press.; B & W Illustrations; 4to ; FSA.