German prescription drugs, 1500-1700 (article)

Rankin, Alisha. “Exotic Materials and Treasured Knowledge: The Valuable Legacy of Noblewomen’s Remedies in Early Modern Germany.” Renaissance Studies 28, no. 4 (September 2014): 533–55. Starts “to develop a broader picture of the perceived worth of noblewomen’s healing” through the examination of itemizations of court apothecaries in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century German estate inventories.