Very Good/Good. 8vo Square 0720716101 Dust jacket loss to one corner. Red cloth boards with bright gilt titling on spine. Neat name on ffep. Colour illustration of flowers on every page. Contents: A Calendar of Flowers, Mediaeval Hours, The Language of Flowers, Linnacus's Dial of Flowers, A Victorian Dial of Flowers, Chinese Calendar of Flowers and Japanese Calendar of Flowers. Clean and tight.
Illustrated by Marie Angel. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 0720716101. Color Illustrations; 8.27 X 7.17 X 0.63 inches; 73 pages; Hard cover has slight bumping. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing, shelf wear; in a mylar cover. Cover is red with white lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with charming, colorful drawings of the various flowers. Flowers arranged by month, then alphabetically in 'The Language of Flowers'; and includes a Chinese and Japanese Calendar of Flowers. Flowers have long had many meanings, in art, in floral gifts, in romance. This book covers many of these fascinating and disappearing meanings.
Very Good ++ Dustjacket Very Good + 8 1/2" Tall By 7 1/4" Wide. 74 pages. Pictorial with calligraphy-type lists, little text. Light wear to edges of dustjacket the white background of which is lightly yellowed.
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