[Sca-cooks] Alexander Neckham

Johnna Holloway johnna at sitka.engin.umich.edu
Mon Oct 9 18:37:08 PDT 2006

Alexandri Neckam De naturis rerum libro duo : with the poem of the same 
De laudibus divinæ sapientiæ / edited by Thomas Wright
Original issued in series : Rerum britannicarum medii aevi scriptores ; or,
Chronicles and memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the middle 
ages ; [no. 34]
is available on microfiche.


>      Does anyone know if there are any translations and/or editions of the
> works of Alexander Neckham, e.g. De Naturis Rerum and De Nominibus
> Utenslium?  The only book that I have come across is Daily Living in
> the Twelfth Century, which has exerpts from such works, but that's
> all.  There's lots of interesting information in these writings, from
> advice on gardening to kitchen construction, and I would appreciate
> any information that I can find.  Thanks in advance
> Pax Christi,
> Lady Cecilia de Cambrige

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