Of the incorporation of powders and liquors 47 Of the degenerating of plants, and of their
Of exercise of the body, and the benefits or
transmutation one into another ....... 72
46 Of the procevity and lowness of plants, and
Of meats soon glutting, or not glutting 46
of artificial dwarfing them ....
Of the rudiments of plants, and of the ex.
crescences of plants, or super-plants ..... 74
Of clarification of liquors and the accelera-
Of producing perfect plants without seed... 76
47 Of foreign plants...
Of maturation, and the accelerating thereof;
Of the seasons of several plants
and of the maturation of drinks and fruits 48 Of the lasting of plants
Of making gold ...
49 Of several figures of plants
Of the several natures of gold......
50 Of some principal differences in plants ..... 79
or inducing and accelerating putrefaction .. 50 Of all manner of composts and helps for
Of prohibiting and preventing putrefaction.. 51 ground ....
Of rotten wood shining
Of acceleration of birth ...
Of acceleration of growth and stature. 53 Of the affinities and differences between
Of bodies sulphureous and mercurial
53 plants and bodies inanimate ..
Of the chameleon ..
54 Of affinities and differences between plants
Of subterrany fires
54 and living creatures, and of the confiners
Of nitrous water .....
54 and participles of both ...
Of congealing of air
54 Of plants, experiments promiscuous... 82
Of congealing of water into crystal..
54 Of the healing of younds
Of preserving the smell and colour in rose
Of fat diffused in flesh....
55 Of ripening drink speedily.
Of the lasting of flame.....
55 Of pilosity and plumage.....
Of infusions or burials of divers bodies in
Of the quickness of motion in birds. e....
56 Of the clearness of the sea, the north wind
Of the effects on men's bodies from several
57 of the different heats of fire and boiling
Of winter and summer sicknesses
Of pestilential years
57 Of the qualifications of heat by moisture 90
Of epidemical diseases .
57 Of yawning ....
Of preservation of liquors in wells, or deep
of the hiccough
57 Of sneezing ...
57 Of the tenderness of the teeth
Of sweet smells.
Of the tongue
Of the goodness and choice of waters... 58 Of the mouth out of taste
Of temperate heats under the equinoctial... 59 Of some prognostics of pestilential seasons.. 91
Of the coloration of black and tawny Moors. 59 Of special simples for medicines
Of motion after the instant of death.... 59 Of Venus .....
Of the insects, or creatures bred of putrefac-
Of accelerating or hastening forward germi- Of leaping
GO Of the pleasures and displeasures of hearing,
Of retarding or putting back germination .. 61 and of the other senses.
Of meliorating, or making better, fruits and
62 CENTURY VIII.
Of compound fruits and flowers....
66 Of veins of earth medicinal.....
Of sympathy and antipathy of plants 67 Of sponges ...
Of making herbs and fruits medicinal . 69 Of sea-fish in fresh waters ......
Of attraction by similitude of substance.... 94
Of certain drinks in Turkey
Of curiosities about fruits and plants.....
.... 70 Of sweat...