[Sca-cooks] TI Article
Jadwiga Zajaczkowa / Jenne Heise
jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
Thu Jul 19 22:30:00 PDT 2007
> I also would have liked more reliance on primary sources. I don't
> have it in front of me, but I think the closest they had to a primary
> source was "A Medieval Home Companion", which consists of translated
> excerpts from Menagier.
There are very few English language primary sources on growing plants
before the 1500s. Most gardening treatises before that point were
written in Latin.
-- Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, Knowledge Pika jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
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