The Resource Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers : with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals, collected by John Parkinson, apothecary of London, and the Kings Herbarist

Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers : with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals, collected by John Parkinson, apothecary of London, and the Kings Herbarist

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Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers : with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals
Title
Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers
Title remainder
with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals
Statement of responsibility
collected by John Parkinson, apothecary of London, and the Kings Herbarist
Title variation
  • Choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers
  • Garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers
  • Parkinson's Paradisi
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Cataloging source
KIJ
Citation location within source
  • P495
  • R2925
Citation source
  • Wing
  • ESTC
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1567-1650
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Parkinson, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
active 1650-1667
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Thrale, Richard
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  • Botany
  • Botany
  • Flowers
  • Plants
  • Herbs
  • Gardening
  • Materia medica, Vegetable
  • Materia medica
Target audience
adult
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Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers : with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals, collected by John Parkinson, apothecary of London, and the Kings Herbarist
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Publication
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  • Main title page in double-lined border
  • Printer's device on main title page
  • Alternative title page, showing woodcut of Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve. Title in cartouche, with different version of alternative title: "A garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers ..."
  • Decorative headpieces and initial letters
  • Advertisements on final leaf
  • Alternative title: "A choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers ..."
  • Spine title: "Parkinson's paradisi."
  • "Nearly a thousand plants are described under the three heads enumerated in the title, and of these 780 are figured on 109 plates, the wood-blocks for which, many of them copied from Clusius and Lobel, were specially cut in England". 'Dictionary of National Biography', XLIII, p. 315
  • Includes index
  • First published in 1629. Second edition was re-printed almost verbatim
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
The second impression much corrected and enlarged.
Extent
1 online resource ([6], 612, [16] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy: lacking title page.
Other physical details
illustrations ; woodcuts)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Paradisi in sole, paradisus terrestris : or, a choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers : with their nature, place of birth, time of flowering, names, and vertues to each plant, useful in physick, or admired for beauty. To which is annext a kitchen-garden furnished with all manner of herbs, roots, and fruits, for meat or sawce used with us. With the art of planting an orchard of all sorts of fruit-bearing trees and shrubs, shewing the nature of grafting, inoculating and pruning of them. Together with the right ordering, planting and preserving of them, with their select vertues: All unmentioned in former Herbals, collected by John Parkinson, apothecary of London, and the Kings Herbarist
Link
Publication
Note
  • Main title page in double-lined border
  • Printer's device on main title page
  • Alternative title page, showing woodcut of Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve. Title in cartouche, with different version of alternative title: "A garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers ..."
  • Decorative headpieces and initial letters
  • Advertisements on final leaf
  • Alternative title: "A choice garden of all sorts of rarest flowers ..."
  • Spine title: "Parkinson's paradisi."
  • "Nearly a thousand plants are described under the three heads enumerated in the title, and of these 780 are figured on 109 plates, the wood-blocks for which, many of them copied from Clusius and Lobel, were specially cut in England". 'Dictionary of National Biography', XLIII, p. 315
  • Includes index
  • First published in 1629. Second edition was re-printed almost verbatim
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
The second impression much corrected and enlarged.
Extent
1 online resource ([6], 612, [16] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy: lacking title page.
Other physical details
illustrations ; woodcuts)
Specific material designation
remote

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