The Herb Library Ginger

The Herb Library Ginger is a guidebook and is not a cookbook. It provide information on Ginger and shows you how to make and use remedies that use ginger. 


Format: Softcover, 80 pages. 

Copyright: 1999 

Publisher: Carlton Books 

Author: Kate Ferry Swainson 

ISBN: 9781858686967

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Description: Each volume in The Herb Library is devoted to an individual herb -- every one a classic of its kind, and specially chosen for the many ways in which it can be used to heal and to beautify. The historical background to each herb, and the folklore and myths connected with it, provide a fascinating introduction, while on a thoroughly practical note, each book offers a wide range of tried-and-tested herbal remedies that are simple to make at home, as well as ideas for using the herbs in cosmetics and simple decorations. 

Ginger is an exotic herb whose fragrance fills a room and whose flavour warms the mouth and stomach. It has been used and valued in herbal remedies and in cooking for thousands of years. The Herb Library: Ginger shows you how to make and use simple remedies featuring ginger for a wide range of ailments, including aches and pains, indigestion and sickness. There are also instructions for making cosmetics and scented gifts that harness the stimulating properties and exotic aroma of ginger, and recipes for traditional treats such as crystallized ginger and ginger beer. 


Condition: Good condition. 

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