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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Frederic Shoberl; Charlotte de Latour; Joseph Drayton; Carey, Lea & Blanchard,; James Kay, Jun. & Brother,
|Notes:||"A slightly edited version of Latour [Le langage des fleurs]. It is arranged like her book but has substituted English plants in many situations in the main text. However, the dictionary portion is a direct translation from Latour."--Seaton, B. The language of flowers: a history, p. 81.
Text mostly in English, with some verse in French.
Plates signed: J. Drayton sc.
"James Kay, Jun. & Brother, printers."--verso of title page.
With a half-title.
"Dictionary of the language of flowers, with the origin of their significations."--p. -300.
"Dictionary of the plants, with their emblems."--p. -314.
"New books published by Carey, Lea & Blanchard."--p. [327-336].
|Description:||ix, , 12-326,  p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 15 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Le langage des fleurs.|