A short discourse of the three kindes of peppers in common use

Walter Baley. From A short discourse of the three kindes of peppers in common use, and certaine special medicines made of the same, tending to the preservation of health, 1588.

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Bayley, a respected English physician, wrote a book about the medical uses of pepper. While he debunks the legend of burning pepper trees, he still considers pepper a valuable commodity. Here Bayley describes several varieties of peppercorn.

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Item Type Book
Title A short discourse of the three kindes of peppers in common use
Publication Title A short discourse of the three kindes of peppers in common use, and certaine special medicines made of the same, tending to the preservation of health
Creator Walter Baley
Publication Date 1588
Call Number VAULT Case 3A 477
Location Special Collections, 4th Floor