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BOOK ⚡ All the Plants of the Bible : Text and Illustrations ë Walker, Winifred ALL THE PLANTS OF THE BIBLE Text And Illustrations Doubleday Company New York Pages Very Good In Very Good Dust Jacket Gardening And Botany Original Binding With Dustjacket Beautifully Illustrated With Full Page Colour Plates All the Plants of the Bible 1957 edition is an illustrated Bible reference book about plants mentioned in the Bible Each entry has two pages On the right hand side, there is a full page drawing of the plant showing its stem, leaves, flowers, and fruit seed On the left hand side, we re told about the plant This included the plant s name in English, in Hebrew or Greek, the official Latin name for it, and a verse from the Bible referring to the plant The author also described what the plant looks like, what it was used for if it was used , and where it grew or was imported from.I found the information very interesting, but I m not sure of the accuracy of all the information For example, the author said that the apple mentioned in the Bible is now thought to be an apricot, but she didn t explain why or even who said that We re told that some plants, like the aloe, meant one type of plant in the Old Testament and a different type of plant in the New Testament, but then we re given no further explanation was to why she thinks this.Further, she didn t appear to take the Bible very seriously According to her, the Burning Bush that Moses saw simply had red leaves throughout it And the Bible s recorded history about the Flood of Noah s time was dismissed as a bit of harmless flooding because it hadn t spoiled the olive trees But the Bible doesn t say the olive trees weren t spoiled, just that the dove brought back an olive leaf So some of the plant information and identifications may be inaccurate due to the author s assumptions.The plants covered in this book are Algum Tree, Almond, Almug, Aloes N.T , Aloes O.T , Anise dill , Apple apricot , Aspalathus, Balm balsam , Balm, Barley, Bdellium, Beans, Bitter Herbs, Box Tree, Bramble, Bulrush, Burning Bush, Camphire, Cassia, Cedar, Cedar of Lebanon, Chestnut plane tree , Cinnamon, Cockle, Coriander, Cotton, Cucumber, Cummin, Cypress, Desire caper , Dove s Dung Star of Bethlehem , Ebony, Fig Tree, Fir Aleppo pine , Fitches, Flax, Frankincense, Galbanum, Gall, Garlek, Goodly Fruit, Gourd, Green Bay Tree, Hemlock, Hyssop N.T , Hyssop O.T , Ivy, Judas Tree, Juniper, Leeks, Lentiles, Lilies, Lilies of the Field, Lily, Locusts, Mallows, Mandrake, Manna, Mastic Tree, Melon watermelon , Mint, Mustard, Myrrh N.T , Myrrh O.T , Myrtle, Nettles, Nuts walnut , Nuts pistachio , Oak holly oak , Oak Valonia oak , Oil Tree, Olive, Onion, Onycha, Palm, Pannag millet , Pine, Pomegranate, Popular, Reed, Rie spelt , Rolling Thing rose of Jericho , Rose oleander , Rose, Rose narcissus , Rose of Sharon, Rue, Rush, Saffron, Scarlet, Shittah Tree, Spices, Spikenard, Stacte storax , Strange Vine, Sweet Cane sugar cane , Sycamine mulberry , Syco, Tares darnel , Thistle, Crown of Thorns, Thorns, Thorns, Thyine Wood, Turpentine Tree teil tree , Vine grape , Vine of Sodom, Water Lily, Wheat, Wild Gord, Willow aspen , Willow, Wormwood. Call Number 220.858 WALAvailable.