2014. 275x205mm, 768pp, hardcover in dustjacket. New copy.
$105.00 inc GST
Lively and scholarly account of how plants have been used in virtually aspect of human life in Ireland: food, clothes, medicine, construction, drinks, veterinary medicine, human health and beauty, and even death. Richly illustrated with photos and botanical paintings, it blends scientific and historical facts with myth, superstition, and tales to give an unrivalled account of the rich heritage of Irish plants.