Prunella Vulgaris's compendium, or: A companion for the ingenious of either sex. The newest experiments in japanning, to imitate the Indian way, plain and in speckles, rockwork, figures, &c. The art of persuming and beautifying. Divers receipts in physick and surgery, with many other useful things. To make enamel of divers colours for gold, silver, or other metals. To which are added, many curiosities, and rare secrets, known to few, but very profitable and pleasant.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
quinta da regaleira
Esoteric straungeness, opulent yet airy architecture, and lush mossy grounds and grottoes, in other words, everything awesome. Dammit, Portugal, why do you have to be so awesome. Oh I want to go here so badly.