The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;

William Hughes . 1672.

Image of The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;

European audiences required a full introduction to new foods from the Americas. William Hughes provides this in his treatise, offering brief descriptions and cooking recommendations of foods like potato, watermelon, sugar, corn, and prickly pear.

Image of The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;

European audiences required a full introduction to new foods from the Americas. William Hughes provides this in his treatise, offering brief descriptions and cooking recommendations of foods like potato, watermelon, sugar, corn, and prickly pear.

Image of The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;

European audiences required a full introduction to new foods from the Americas. William Hughes provides this in his treatise, offering brief descriptions and cooking recommendations of foods like potato, watermelon, sugar, corn, and prickly pear.

Image of The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;

European audiences required a full introduction to new foods from the Americas. William Hughes provides this in his treatise, offering brief descriptions and cooking recommendations of foods like potato, watermelon, sugar, corn, and prickly pear.

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Item Type Book
Title The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America : describing the place, time, names, kindes, temperature, vertues and uses of them, either for diet, physick, &c. ;
Short Title The American physitian, or, A treatise of the roots, plants, trees, shrubs, fruit, herbs, &c. growing in the English plantations in America
Creator William Hughes
Publication Date 1672
Language English
Call Number VAULT Ayer 109.9 .B6 H8 1672
Location Special Collections 4th floor