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The Resource A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion
Title
A Victorian flower dictionary
Title remainder
The language of flowers companion
Statement of responsibility
Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Title variation
Language of flowers companion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Early Victorians used flowers as a way to express their feelings-- love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now modern-day romantics are enjoying a resurgence of this bygone custom. Kirkby shares the historical literary, and cultural significance of flowers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkby, Mandy
Dewey number
808.8/0364213
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • GR780
  • GR780
LC item number
  • .K57 2011
  • .K57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Diffenbaugh, Vanessa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flower language
  • Flowers
  • Flowers
  • Flowers
  • Arts, Victorian
  • Flowers in literature
  • English poetry
  • Great Britain
Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Contents
Forward / Vanessa Diffenbaugh -- Fifty featured flowers -- The dictionary -- Flowers for specific occasions
Control code
ocn730403714
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780345532862
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011034729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)730403714
Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Contents
Forward / Vanessa Diffenbaugh -- Fifty featured flowers -- The dictionary -- Flowers for specific occasions
Control code
ocn730403714
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780345532862
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011034729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)730403714

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