Historians have largely neglected domestic medicine in favour of "official medicine". In this title, the author has gathered material from manuscripts, letters, diaries and personal interviews to produce a detailed picture of the use of domestic remedies in Britain from 1700 to the 21st century.
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(198mm x 127mm x 10mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
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Author Biography - Jenny Sabine
Gabrielle is Wingate Scholar and Honarary Research Associate at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew from 1989-1991 she was Wellcome Research Fellow at the University of East Anglia, researching domestic plant remedies, for which she won the Michaele Janis Ratcliffe Prize for Folklore in 1993.