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(Biography) Nicholas. 1616–54, English herbalist and astrologer; his unauthorized translation (1649) of the College of Physicians' Pharmacopoeia and his Herbal (1653) popularized herbalism
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(ˈkʌlˌpɛp ər)

Thomas (2nd Baron Culpeper of Thoresway), 1635–89, English colonial governor of Virginia 1680–83.
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Charlottesville, VA, August 09, 2019 --( Mid-Atlantic Home Improvement, a Culpeper, Virginia-based builder specializing in custom homes and remodeling, has announced the addition of a number of consumer resources to their website which will be housed in their growing blog section.
But just 10-minute walk you'll find the famous Culpeper Bar, an institution in East London.
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed the following Culpeper County, VA (the county) ratings at 'AAA'; --Issuer Default Rating (IDR); and --$14.89 million general obligation (GO) school bonds series 2012.
| He went on to play Thomas Culpeper in the 1933 film The Private Life of Henry VIII, which starred Charles Laughton in the title role.
Mountain Brook Estates will be opened on 13 January from 12:00 to 15:00 hours at 605 Electric Avenue in Culpeper, Virginia, and the Seasons Citrine model will be available for tours.
21 December 2017 - US-based pressure-treated wood products producer Cox Industries is selling its Residential Lumber Division assets to Virginia-based wood treater producer Culpeper Wood Preservers, the company said.
In Milton's day, the most popular herbals were those of Nicholas Culpeper, whose compendia of folk remedies equated the knowledge of flora with divine wisdom.
The march is set to pass through Ruckersville, Culpeper, Manassas, Fairfax and Falls Church, an online timeline said.
On 9 June 1863, 12,000 Union cavalrymen supported by infantry and 9,000 Confederate cavalrymen clashed for 14 hours in Culpeper Country, Virginia.
Painting on Big Paper is one that has worked well for us at the Culpeper Library.
1995 - Superman actor Christopher Reeve is paralysed from the neck down after falling from his horse during a riding competition in Culpeper, Virginia.