Botanicon, plantarum historiae [Tome 1]

These illustrations are from Botanicon, plantarum historiae written in 1565 by Adam Lonicerus. Lonicerus (1528-1586) was from Germany and was a respected author, publisher, physician and involved in some government matters. Like most Medieval figures I’ve studied; who were authors, they were members of several other professions. These 3 illustrations were taken from the book… Continue reading Botanicon, plantarum historiae [Tome 1]