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The rose

Author: David Austin
Publisher: Woodbridge : Garden Art, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The best loved of all flowers in most Western societies, the rose has exerted its fascination throughout recorded history and today is intertwined with our culture in many different ways. In this wide-ranging book, David Austin, who is known internationally as one of the most passionate rosarians of his time, encompasses all that you need to know about roses. He selects and describes more than 900 of the best and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Austin
ISBN: 9781870673532 1870673530
OCLC Number: 191932597
Description: 351 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: David Austin.

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Examines the historical development of the rose and discusses its place in the garden scene. This book selects and describes some of the beautiful roses. It discusses the English Roses in an  Read more...

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It would make a great last-minute Christmas present for enthusiasts and beginners.A" Sunday Telegraph 'Life' section, December 20th 2009

 
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