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A story of a remarkable woman whose life's work was produced out of desperation. An episode that was to draw down the judgement of the 'father of botany' Carl Linnaeus.
Chelsea Physic Garden
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Curious herbal - curious tale..pdf
at the British Library online gallery.
Intriguing history and imagery in the historic cities of Nuremberg and nearby Bamberg.
Chelsea Physic Garden,
London. Founded in 1673 by the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries.
Most viewed pages, April 2018:
John Keats page
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Weeds & Wildflowers: Caroline Lucas
The Liquidambar Kaleidoscope
Curious Herbal: Elizabeth Blackwell
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