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Plants of Christmas

Author: Hal Borland; Anne Ophelia Dowden
Publisher: New York : T.Y. Crowell, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Explores the legends and symbols of the traditional plants of Christmas, such as English holly, ivy, mistletoe, and poinsettia. The illustrations are precise, detailed, and botanically correct.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Children's nonfiction
Folklore
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Borland; Anne Ophelia Dowden
ISBN: 0690046499 9780690046496 0690046502 9780690046502
OCLC Number: 15163423
Description: ix, 21 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Glastonbury thorn --
Sainfoin --
Lady's bedstraw --
Norway spruce --
Oak --
European mistletoe --
English holly --
Ivy --
Laurel --
Rosemary --
Christmas rose --
Poinsettia.
Responsibility: by Hal Borland ; paintings by Anne Ophelia Dowden.

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Explores the legends and symbols of the traditional plants of Christmas, such as English holly, ivy, mistletoe, and poinsettia. The illustrations are precise, detailed, and botanically correct.

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