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The secret language of flowers

Author: Samantha Gray; Sarah Perkins
Publisher: London : CICO Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The Secret Language of Flowers' is a fascinating insight into the Victorian tradition of using flowers to convey secret messages, in a society where feelings often had to be suppressed. Samantha Gray reveals how flowers came by their meanings in folklore and how flowers became the language of courtship, love, friendship, beauty and more. Discover the meanings of over 50 flowers: how lily of the valley symbolizes  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samantha Gray; Sarah Perkins
ISBN: 9781782492054 1782492054
OCLC Number: 898155714
Notes: Originally published: 2011.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Samantha Gray ; illustrations by Sarah Perkins.

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This beautifully-illustrated gift book reveals the hidden meanings of over 50 popular flowers.  Read more...

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