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Culpeper

Nicholas. 1616--54, English herbalist and astrologer; his unauthorized translation (1649) of the College of Physicians' Pharmacopoeia and his Herbal (1653) popularized herbalism
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Mi gafodd ei eni yn 1616 ac roedd o'n fab i Nicholas Culpeper oedd yn offeiriad.
Nicholas Culpeper describes Melancholic people as 'naturally covetous, self lovers, cowards, afraid of their own shadows, fearful, careful, solitary, lumpish, (and) unsociable.
This idea led directly to the introduction of public parks and gardens, described by the 17th century writers Nicholas Culpeper and John Evelyn as a way of restoring the 'Garden of Eden'.
The Herbalist: Nicholas Culpeper and the Fight for Medical Freedom.
As a schoolboy, Kipling acquired a copy of Culpeper's Herbals a book by the 17th-century English physician Nicholas Culpeper.
Using these two British publications to frame the collection also does not adequately capture the concluding essays on Boston editions of Nicholas Culpeper, domestic and veterinary medical books printed in North America in the German language, and folk medicine of the Pennsylvania Dutch.
Used since the time of Dioscorides as a febrifuge (hence its common name), Tanacetum parthenium has been favored by herbalists such as Nicholas Culpeper, who advised placing bruised leaves on the head to relieve pain.
Melancholia, according to Nicholas Culpeper and his contemporaries, was one of the four basic humors of the human body.
As Nicholas Culpeper explained in his Directory for Midwives (1660), "Milk digests soon, it being concocted by the Nurse; and thats the Reason, many in a Consumption (whose digestion is weak) are cured by sucking a Womans Breast.
Culpeper's Complete Herbal - written by Nicholas Culpeper and first published in 1652.
Mae Nicholas Culpeper yn cyfeirio at lysiau pen tai yn 'Culpeper's Complete Herbal and English Physician' ac yn nodi fod y planhigyn cyffredin yma yn dda ar gyfer y llygaid a rhannau eraill o'r corff, ac ar gyfer gwres mewnol ac allanol, ac fod posel wedi'i ei wneud o'r sudd yn arbennig o dda ar gyfer pob cryd poeth, am fod y gallu yn y sudd i oeri'r gwaed.
Nicholas Culpeper was a revolutionary who believed in flower-power, and who disliked intensely priests, lawyers and -in particular -doctors.