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Flora : the Aztec herbal / Martin Clayton, Luigi Guerrini and Alejandro de Ávila.

  • Clayton, Martin, 1967-
Date
2009
  • Books

About this work

Also known as

Aztec herbal

Publication/Creation

London : The Royal Collection, in association with Harvey Miller Publishers, 2009.

Physical description

255 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.

Notes

Presents the contents of the manuscript Royal Library, Windsor Castle, RCIN 970335, which is in turn copied from the Aztec herbal known as the Codex Cruz-Badianus (ms. Biblioteca apostolica vaticana Barb. Lat. 241). The texts of the manuscript are given in Latin transcriptions with parallel English translations. Introductory essays and commentary in English.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-237) and index.

Languages

  • English
  • Latin


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    IDQ.782.AA5
    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781905375301
  • 1905375301