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The Resource A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion
Title
A Victorian flower dictionary
Title remainder
The language of flowers companion
Statement of responsibility
Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Early Victorians used flowers as a way to express their feelings-- love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now modern-day romantics are enjoying a resurgence of this bygone custom. Kirkby shares the historical literary, and cultural significance of flowers
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kirkby, Mandy
Dewey number
808.8/0364213
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR780
LC item number
.K57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Diffenbaugh, Vanessa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flower language
  • Flowers
  • Flowers
  • Flowers
  • Great Britain
  • Arts, Victorian
  • Flowers in literature
  • English poetry
Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Contents
Fifty Featured Flowers -- The Dictionary -- Flowers for Specific Occasions
Control code
ocn730403714
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780345532862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011034729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)730403714
Label
A Victorian flower dictionary : The language of flowers companion, Mandy Kirkby ; with an introduction by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Publication
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan"--T.p. verso
Contents
Fifty Featured Flowers -- The Dictionary -- Flowers for Specific Occasions
Control code
ocn730403714
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780345532862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011034729
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)730403714

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