Herbarium – designist


  • €20.00

What is it?
A book of 100 herbs with contemporary illustrations inspired by modernist design. Now that more esoteric herbs are available in our supermarkets, our taste buds are becoming more cosmopolitan and we can benefit from a fuller understanding of the power of herbs. We can learn a lot about how to flavour our food, heal our illnesses, scent our homes and restore our spirits. This book gives one spread to each herb, with text on one side and a colourful illustration on the facing page. The text gives the history of the herb, information on how to grow it, suggestions on what to eat it with, advice on the healing properties, a description of the leaves, recipe ideas and other bits of useful information.  This would make a great gift for anyone interested in food as it's an invaluable reference book, and also for anyone with an interest in design, with its modernist patterns and appealing graphics. 

Who wrote it?
Caz Hildebrand for Thames & Hudson

How does it come?
Hardback 25 x 18 x 2.5 cm approx

How can I get it?
You can collect your items in the shop in georges street, dublin (map), or we can deliver it straight to you or your someone special anywhere in Ireland or the rest of Europe (delivery info here). If you want it sent further afield drop us a line and we can arrange that for you. If you are cutting it fine we also have an next day delivery option anywhere in Ireland.

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