An Illustrated Treasury of Cultivated FlowersBook - 1979
A collection of 73 of the world's most beloved flowers are gathered together in this treasury, illustrated with beautiful full-color engravings by the greatest masters of the golden age of botanical art. The author gives the historical background of each flower and recounts the charming legends that have sprung up around garden plants.
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, c1979
Characteristics: 156 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm
Alternative Title: Cultivated flowers
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