4 edition of The Folk-lore of Plants found in the catalog.
July 12, 2007
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||220|
For my book Botanical Tales, I’ve been researching the traditional folk tales recorded from many different parts of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, looking for stories where wild plants and trees play a central role, and relating these stories back to the folklore of plants and the landscapes where the stories come from. Bringing together commentary, original source material, and colorful illustrations, Matthew Hall challenges our perspective on these myths, the plants they feature, and the human beings that narrate them. “ an excellent and interesting volume on plants in myths from around the world the book would be of most use to those interested in.
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The Folk-lore of Plants was educational. My Father was born He was taught how to heal with plants and things of the earth. My wonderful Father inlaw, Mr. Ebright born around the same time as Daddy also knew how to heal with natural plants/5(14). This is a wonderful book filled to the brim with folklore, much of which corresponds with witchcrafts own plant correspondences.
It looks at how various plants were used as reacently as the s in areas where such lores still prevailed. It looks at jow plants were used in healing, finding your true love and protecting the home/5.
First published inthis still-unparalleled exploration of mythic and magickal plant lore from around the world includes chapters on Lightning Plants, Plants in Witchcraft, Plants in Demonology, Plants in Fairy-Lore, Plants and the Weather, Plants in /5(14).
Thomas Firminger Thiselton Dyer was an English writer of popular non-fiction books, including British Customs: Past and Present, The Folk-lore of Plants, and perhaps most famously, Strange Pages from Family Papers, which was considered a masterpiece of popular historical writing/5.
The Mythic & Magickal Folklore of Plants is a fabulous compendium of "plant stories" exploring the cultural context in which our use of various important herbs has arisen, and not just for medicine, but for Magick as well.5/5(4).
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Folklore and Symbolism of Flowers, Plants and Trees and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5(84). 9 rows Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: Overall, I really like this book. It goes into the folklore behind various plants, but also the symbolism associated with them.
There's also a section on Japanese, Chinese, and English calendar flowers/plants (like, the flower for this month is ____)/5.
Gardening, agriculture, and plant relationships have been very central to humanity; so much so that folklore surrounding them found its way into ancient beliefs, customs, and mottos today, even the names of the plants : Sheila Muckle.
A fun little read about the folklore surrounding a variety of plants. Though not all encompassing, as far as herbs and flowers go, the author still managed to pack in enough information for the book to be a worthwhile and delightfully entertaining read/5(40).
The Folk-lore of Plants on Apple Books The fact that plants, in common with man and the lower animals, possess the phenomena of life and death, naturally suggested in primitive times the notion of their having a similar kind of existence. In both cases there is a gradual development which is only reached by certain progressive stages of /5(3).
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[T F Thiselton-Dyer]. The Folk-lore of Plants (Book): Dyer, T. Thiselton. While we are physically closed, no materials are due and we are not charging late fees. Genre/Form: Folk literature Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dyer, T.F. Thiselton (Thomas Firminger Thiselton), b.
Folk-lore of plants. Fact behind gardening old wives’ tales, lunar sowing and companion plants Wherever I go, I seek out second-hand bookshops for little gems full of information. For £4, I picked up a book called The Gardener’s Folklore, by Margaret Baker, originally published in the US in (there are second-hand versions available on the internet).
The folk-lore of plants possesses deep value wholly aside from the curiosity and popular interest which attach to it. The study of folklore is now a promising field in which to glean much of the beginnings of civilization and to trace the progress of culture.
The folk-lore of plants. [T F Thiselton-Dyer] Plants -- Folklore. Plants. Plants -- Folklore; More like this: Similar Items Book: All Authors / Contributors: T F Thiselton-Dyer. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. The mandrake plant has properties that bring on sleep or reduce pain.
Many folklore traditions link the plant with sexual behavior. In the biblical book of Genesis, for example, Jacob's wife, Leah, obtains mandrake root to become pregnant. Project Gutenberg Presents The Folk-Lore of Plants by T. F. Thiselton-Dyer. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for additional information and titles.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dyer, T.F.
Thiselton (Thomas Firminger Thiselton), b. Folk-lore of plants. New York, D. Appleton and Co., Examines the role of plants in botanical mythology, from Aboriginal Australia to Zoroastrian have a remarkable mythology dating back thousands of years.
From the ancient Greeks to contemporary Indigenous cultures, human beings have told colorful and enriching stories that have presented plants as sensitive, communicative, and intelligent.