The Complete Language Of Flowers: A Definitive And Illustrated History by Suzanne DietzThe Complete Language Of Flowers: A Definitive And Illustrated History by Suzanne Dietz

The Complete Language Of Flowers: A Definitive And Illustrated History

bySuzanne Dietz

Paperback | February 4, 2020

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The Complete Language of Flowersis a comprehensive dictionary for over 1,001 flower species. Along with a visual depiction, each entry provides the flower's name, characteristics, and historic meanings from mythology, Medieval legends, folklore, and flower poetry.

For centuries, symbolic flower meanings have fascinated readers, writers, poets, and suddenly smitten couples alike. Extremely popular during the Victorian era, these floriographies flourished and versed the public on thehidden meaning of popular flowerslike peonies (bashfulness) and tulips (passion).

Coupled withstunning full-color illustrations, this beautiful reference is a must-have for gardeners, florists, and flower enthusiasts. Whether you're looking to arrange the perfectly bespoken wedding bouquet or to understand what the yellow rose you just received from an admirer means (friendship), this updated floriography is a visual delight.
New York-basedWellfleet Presspublishes illustrated reference books for the price-conscious consumer. Wellfleet focuses primarily on well-crafted and researched home reference; entertainment; faith; and mind, body, and spirit titles. We offer our customers a unique combination of both completely original content as well as illustrated e...
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Title:The Complete Language Of Flowers: A Definitive And Illustrated HistoryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:224 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 4, 2020Publisher:Book SalesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1577151909

ISBN - 13:9781577151906

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