Grandmother of Herbal Medicine

I’m inviting you spend a week reading a wonderful book by Juliette de Bairacli Levy, the Grandmother of Herbal Medicine – A Gypsy in New York.  You’ll love sharing her wanderings among the Gypsies in New York as she discovers and learns of many natural cures.
In this richly detailed memoir, Juliette de Bairacli Levy – one of the founders of American herbalism – offers us a rare and compelling documentary. It is at once a travel book, and herbal guide and a compendium of Gypsy lore and Gypsy ways. Juliette gives us river winds, strange characters in the streets by day, rats scurrying by at night, and legions of cockroaches in the apartments, against whose window the blossoms of apple and pear trees toss, even in the great city’s cement heart. In this richly detailed memoir, Juliette de Bairacli Levy offers us a rare and compelling documentary.
And when you buy this wonderful and highly acclaimed book, you’ll also receive dozens of wonderful downloadable bonuses that you’ll lov including a discount on my  Earth-centered greeting cards, CHILDREN of the FOREST..all printed on recycled parchment card stock with a % of your purchase going to animal/environmental protection groups!

Juliette de Bairacli Levy (1911-2009) is honored as the grandmother of modern American herbalism. She has devoted her life to the health and wellbeing of domesticated animals.  Join the Gypsy herbal veterinarian and mother of two toddlers as she ventures to New York City to live among the Gypsies in A Gypsy in New York. Juliette details with lovely descriptive prose her adventures while working to help the people and animals who come her way.

3 thoughts on “Grandmother of Herbal Medicine

  1. Mark says:

    Really interesting stuff!

  2. Indigene says:

    What an amazing life, she’s had. Thanks so much, Lauren for sharing this and your art! 🙂

  3. Glad you both enjoyed this post!

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