“La lucertola è un animale noto. Il suo sterco giova all’albugine degli occhi, al prurito e acuisce la vista. La cenere della lucertola verde bruciata e aspersa sull’alopecia con buona quantità di miele crudo immediatamente fa nascere i capelli”. http://www.foliamagazine.it/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Lacerte-137r-or.jpg

“La lucertola è un animale noto. Il suo sterco giova all’albugine degli occhi, al prurito e acuisce la vista. La cenere della lucertola verde bruciata e aspersa sull’alopecia con buona quantità di miele crudo immediatamente fa nascere i capelli”. http://www.foliamagazine.it/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Lacerte-137r-or.jpg

http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b52500984v

http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b52500984v

Dandelions, Brigette Barrager

Dandelions, Brigette Barrager

Cat having a swim -- Perhaps alluding to a Medieval French proverb, "Aussi aise que ung chat qui ce baingne" - "As uneasy as a bathing cat".-- BnF Horae ad usum Rothomagensem http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b6000424g/f42.item.r=horae.langEN

Cat having a swim -- Perhaps alluding to a Medieval French proverb, "Aussi aise que ung chat qui ce baingne" - "As uneasy as a bathing cat".-- BnF Horae ad usum Rothomagensem http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b6000424g/f42.item.r=horae.langEN

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval manuscript,1325-1340), f204r

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval manuscript,1325-1340), f204r

Nude infant astride rooster (but of course) - France, late 14th c., Medieval Manuscript Images, Pierpont Morgan Library, Book of hours (MS M.6). MS M.6 fol. 40v

Nude infant astride rooster (but of course) - France, late 14th c., Medieval Manuscript Images, Pierpont Morgan Library, Book of hours (MS M.6). MS M.6 fol. 40v

Hydrus eats a spiky crocodile from the inside out in @BLMedieval Royal MS 12 C xix #MedievalAnimals pic.twitter.com/FPPBntRNLa

Hydrus eats a spiky crocodile from the inside out in @BLMedieval Royal MS 12 C xix #MedievalAnimals pic.twitter.com/FPPBntRNLa

Feeding the Chicks. margin. Luttrell Psalter. England 14th cent. BL page19 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Feeding the Chicks. margin. Luttrell Psalter. England 14th cent. BL page19 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Book of Hours, MS M.1004 fol. 43v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

Book of Hours, MS M.1004 fol. 43v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

Heidelberg / Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg, Cod. Pal. germ. 471, detail of fol. 047v. Hugo von Trimberg, Der Renner (The Runner/Courier). Nürnberg, 1425-1431.

Heidelberg / Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg, Cod. Pal. germ. 471, detail of fol. 047v. Hugo von Trimberg, Der Renner (The Runner/Courier). Nürnberg, 1425-1431.

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