Nicholas Culpeper was a famous astrologer-physician of the early-seventeenth century. During his life he spent a great deal of time studying astrology and medicine, and he published a number of books on these subjects. His books included of these herbal remedies which he developed and used in his own practice. This beautifully illustrated book combines the charm and elegance of the original seventeenth century text with an attractive, modern presentation and up-to-date practical information. It includes information on almost 400 herbs and plants commonly used for herbal remedies.