Stierbach Baronial Birthday and Investiture (June 2017)

Peer Review: Bring your work in progress, your “thesis” project that keeps growing, that project that has you stuck. Receive feedback like that which you’d receive in a competition, but here, everyone is a winner! Tokens are encouraged. Feedback forms will be provided, but please bring a notebook to accompany your submission. Draft documentation strongly … Continue reading Stierbach Baronial Birthday and Investiture (June 2017)

Culture Exchange and Trade Research Document

http://www.muslimheritage.com/article/viking-and-muslim-world A Tale of Two Civilisations: The Viking and the Muslim World by: Cem Nizamoglu and Sairah Yassir-Deane   Abstract: Dating back to March 2015, news regarding the discovery of a ring found on a Viking woman in an ancient burial ground with the inscription 'For/To Allah' erupted in mainstream media. The mystery surrounding how … Continue reading Culture Exchange and Trade Research Document

Housewife Manuals: A Research Document

  British Isles The English Housewife by Gervase Markham (1615) Spain Manual de mugeres en el qual se contienen muchas y diversas reçeutas muy buenas / Manual of Women in which is contained many and diverse very good recipes (16th century)  France Le Ménagier de Paris / The Goodman of Paris (1393) Italy The Secrets of … Continue reading Housewife Manuals: A Research Document

Manual de Mugeres: Research Document

  Manual de Mugeres en el qual se contienen muchas y diversas reçeutas muy buenas Manual of Women in which is contained many and diverse very good recipes Translated recipes from: http://www.larsdatter.com/manual.htm   |  Click here to read the original. "For the Face" Oil to keep the face fresh Put in a glass vessel an azumbre (2 … Continue reading Manual de Mugeres: Research Document

Period Herbals & Physica: A Research Document

Before the Common Era (BCE) Historia Planatarum, Theophrastus, c. 350-287 BCE, Greek Considered to be one of the great founding botanical works having a significant influence on medieval herbals. Ten original volumes.  Nine survive today.  Book 9 is on Medicinal Uses of Plants.   This was a working research doument that Theophrastus used as curriculum … Continue reading Period Herbals & Physica: A Research Document

Early Greek Herbals: A Research Document

This is a working document where I stash resources, leads, and information on Ancient Greek Herbals, and the pioneering Greek philosophers, physicians, and botanists that wrote them.   De Materia Medica, Dioscorides  Pedanius Dioscorides (b. 40, d.90 AD) was a Greek physician and botanist, and author of De Materia Medica, a 5 volume herbal medicine … Continue reading Early Greek Herbals: A Research Document

British Isles Witchcraft Research Document

This is a working document where I stash resources, leads, and information on witchcraft in the British Isles in the Middle Ages and a bit post period.   Witchcraft Acts (British Isles) The Witchcraft Act of 1542 by Henry VIII (Tudor England) First made witchcraft a felony - punishable by death and the loss of … Continue reading British Isles Witchcraft Research Document