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Tulipomania : the story of the world's most coveted flower and the extraordinary passions it aroused

Author: Mike Dash
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the tulip, from its origins in central Asia, to its place as the most coveted commodity in Europe; telling the story of the flower and some of the colorful characters whose lives were entwined with it.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Dash
ISBN: 0609604392 9780609604397
OCLC Number: 41967050
Description: x, 273 pages : map ; 22 cm
Contents: A Mania for Tulips --
The Valleys of Tien Shan --
Within the Abode of Bliss --
Stranger from the East --
Clusius --
Leiden --
An Adornment to the Cleavage --
The Tulip in the Mirror --
Florists --
Boom --
At the Sign of The Golden Grape --
The Orphans of Wouter Winkel --
Bust --
Goddess of Whores --
At the Court of the Tulip King --
Late Flowering.
Responsibility: Mike Dash.
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A history of the tulip, from its origins in central Asia, to its place as the most coveted commodity in Europe; telling the story of the flower and some of the colorful characters whose lives were entwined with it.

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