Cushing Library holdings include an assemblage of rare and unusual botanical volumes. Descriptions are provided here by Texas A&M students as part of collaborative undergraduate research projects involving the Cushing Library, the TAMU Biology Department Herbarium, and the TAMU Bioinformatics Working Group. These include:

Cruydeboeck - by Rembert Dodoens (1517-1585)

New Kreuterbuch - by Leonhard Fuchs (1501-1566)

The Herball, or, Generall Historie of Plantes - by John Gerard (1545-1612)

Theatrum Botanicum - by John Parkinson (1567-1650)


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