An Aztec Herbal: The Classic Codex of 1552 (Paperback)
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Short Description for An Aztec Herbal 16th-century codex was first herbal and medical text compiled in the New World, with ancient remedies for everything from hiccoughs to gout. Extraordinarily rare, valuable; amazing in scope, detail, accurate description. Index. New Introduction. Over 180 black-and-white illus. 38 color illus.
- Published: 28 March 2003
- Format: Paperback 192 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780486411309 ISBN 10: 0486411303
- Sales rank: 494,101
Full description for An Aztec Herbal
Originally written in the Aztec language, this 16th-century codex was the first herbal and medical text compiled in the New World. It contains ancient remedies for myriad ailments -- boils, hair loss, cataracts, insomnia hiccoughs, and gout, to name a few. Analytical Index to Plants. New Introduction. Over 180 black-and-white and 38 color illustrations.