375 Essential Oils|
by Jeanne Rose (Author)
"Jeanne Rose does it again, detailing the aromatic world in a new light! In this
book she combines ancient and modern biochemical knowledge with decades of her
own hands-on involvement in aroma and body products, natural cosmetics, and
medicinces to make a wonderful whole."
- James A. Duke, Ph.D.
"Thanks to her encompassing understanding of the vegtal kingdom and its powerful
resources, Jeanne Rose takes the reader on a travel that is always refreshing
- Daniel Penoel, M.D.
This thorough guide profiles 375 different essential oils according to botanical
family, habit and growth, chemical components, and actions. Historical notes and
lore, often from Chinese alchemy as well as western botanical sources, are
featured. Essays on evergreens, lavender, chamomile, jasmine, and more fill out
important categories. Graceful botanical illustrations illuminate the text.
Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Frog Books (August 24, 1999)