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Contemplation upon Flowers Garden Plants in Myth and Literature

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ISBN-10: 0881927279

ISBN-13: 9780881927276

Edition: 1999 (Reprint)

Authors: Bobby J. Ward, Ann Lovejoy

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From Shakepeare's The Tempest to the Victorian language of flowers, from Mohammed to Milton, this book entertains and informs us with references to plants in myth and literature.
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Book details

List price: $34.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Timber Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/21/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 447
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Bobby J. Ward is an environmental scientist and writer who lives and gardens in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Acanthus
Aconite
Adonis, Anemone & Pulsatilla
Amaryllis
Arum
Asphodel
Aster
Begonia
Bellflower
Broom
Buttercup
Camellia
Carnation
Clematis
Cockscomb
Colchicum
Columbine
Cornflower
Crape Myrtle
Crocus
Cyclamen
DaVodil
Dahlia
Daisy
Daylily
Euphorbia
Evening Primrose
Fern
Forget-me-not
Forsythia
Foxglove
Fritillary
Gentian
Geranium & Pelargonium
Gladiolus
Guernsey Lily
Heath & Heather
Hellebore
Hepatica
Hibiscus
Holly
Hollyhock
Honeysuckle
Hyacinth
Iris
Ivy
Jasmine
Laurel & Daphne
Lilac
Lily
Lily of the Valley
Lychnis
Marigold
Marsh Mallow
Morning Glory & Bindweed
Nasturtium
Orchid
Peony
Periwinkle
Phlox
Pimpernel
Poppy
Primrose
Queen Anne's Lace
Rhododendron & Azalea
Rose
St. John's Wort
Salvia
Sedum
Snapdragon
Snowdrop
Speedwell
Stock
Sunflower
Tulip
Verbena or Vervain
Violet, Pansy & Viola
Wallflower
Waterlily
Weeds
Wisteria
Yarrow
Zinnia
Calendar of Flowers
Saints of the Spade
Bibliography
Index of Persons
Index of Plants