Medieval to Renaissance (500 CE – 1500 CE)

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Alphabetical by author,  books with a # symbol, denotes the link is to a digitised online version


Cockayne, T., 1864. Leechdoms, wortcunning, and starcraft of early England. Being a collection of documents, for the most part never before printed, illustrating the history of science in this country before the Norman conquest. London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, and Green.

Van Arsdall, A., 2002. Medieval Herbal Remedies: The Old English Herbarium and Anglo-Saxon Medicine.  New York: Routledge.


Hagen, A., 1992. A Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Food: Processing & Consumption. Norfolk: Anglo-Saxon books.

Hagen, A., 1995. A Second Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Food: Production & Distribution. Norfolk: Anglo-Saxon books.

Pollington, S., 2008. Leechcraft: Early English charms, plantlore & healing. Norfolk: Anglo Saxon Books.

Rosenman, L., 1999. A Medieval Surgical Pharmacopoeia and Formulary 1170-1325. San Francisco: XLibris, Corp.