Nicholas Culpeper

Nicholas Culpeper,<br> engraving by [[Richard Gaywood]] Nicholas Culpeper (probably born at Ockley, Surrey, 18 October 1616; died at Spitalfields, London, 10 January 1654) was an English botanist, herbalist, physician and astrologer. His book ''The English Physitian'' (1652, later the ''Complete Herbal'', 1653 ff.) is a store of pharmaceutical and herbal knowledge, and ''Astrological Judgement of Diseases from the Decumbiture of the Sick'' (1655), one of the most detailed works on medical astrology in Early Modern Europe. Culpeper spent much time outdoors cataloguing hundreds of medicinal herbs. He scolded some methods of contemporaries: "This not being pleasing, and less profitable to me, I consulted with my two brothers, and , and took a voyage to visit my mother , by whose advice, together with the help of , I at last obtained my desire; and, being warned by , a stranger in our days, to publish it to the world, I have done it." Culpeper came from a line of notabilities, including Thomas Culpeper, lover of Queen Catherine Howard, also a distant relative, sentenced to death by her husband, King Henry VIII. Provided by Wikipedia

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1770
printed for E. Ballard, L. Hawes and Co. W. Johnston, R. Baldwin, S. Crowder, B. Law, C. and R. Ware, M. Richardson, W. Strahan, and W. Nicoll

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1790
printed for J. Barker, in Russell-Court, Drury-Lane; R. Banister, Bell-Yard; J. Deighton, Holborn; J. Gray, Glass-House-Street; and J. Cottermoul, Oxford-Street

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1755
printed for S. Ballard, R. Ware, S. Birt, C. Hitch, and L. Hawes, and J. Hodges

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1777
printed for D. Johnston, C. Ware, R. Gray, and G. Hay

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1701
printed for J. and A. Churchill, at the Black-Stran in Pater-Noster-Row

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1741
printed for S. Ballard, R. Ware, S. Birt, C. Hitch, J. Hodges, J. Wood and C. Woodward

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1788
[printed for P. M'Queen, J. Laikington [sic], J. Mathews; Wilson and Spence, York; J. Binns, Leeds; Jo. Clarke and Co. Manchester [and 1 in Gainsborough, 1 in Leith]

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1708
printed for A. and J. Churchill, at the Black Swan in Pater-Noster-Row

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1716
printed for J. Churchill, at the Black Swan in Pater noster-row

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1714
printed for J. Churchill, at the Black-Swan in Pater-Noster-Row

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1733
printed for A. Bettesworth, and C. Hitch, at the Red Lion ; J. Battley, at the Dove, in Pater-Noster-Row ; S. Ballard, at the Blue-Ball, in Little-Britain ; S. Birt, at the Bible, in Ave-Maria-Lane ; J. Osborne, at the Golden-Ball, in Pater-Noster-Row: and, James Hodges, at the Looking-Glass, on London-Bridge

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1751
Printed by James Duncan, and are to be sold at his shop, in the middle of the Salt-market

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1787
printed for J. Bruce, D. Burnet, R. Hopper, R. Pennington, and L. Martin

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1718
printed for W. Churchill, at the Black-Swan in Pater-Noster-Row

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1789
printed for the proprietors, and sold by Green and Co. 176, Strand

by Culpeper, Nicholas
Published 1762
printed for C. Hitch and L. Hawes, S. Crowder and Co. S. Ballard, C. and R. Ware, and B. Law. and Co