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Essays and stories exploring the myths and legends behind some of the most popular British flowers. Includes: Lavender, Forget-me-not, Crown Imperial Lily, Moss Rose, pansy, Pine Tree, Christmas Rose, Star of Bethlehem, Snowdrop, Marigold, Thistle, Bladder Campion, Opium Poppy, Plantain, Tulip, Speedwell, and Poplar. 18.5cms x 14cms x 2cms. Pp.96, many woodcut illustrations including head and tail pieces by W.R.H.Johnson, minor spotting throughout, small bookseller's label (Hunter & Longhurst Ltd, EC4) to inside front board, prize presentation to half-title page. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt flower motif to front board, minor wear to top and tail of spine and corner tips. Good.
Title: Legends of the Flowers. (With Woodcut Illustrations by W.R,H.Johnson).
Publisher: London: Blackie & Son Limited, nd. (c.1933).:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 46563
Keywords: janet hepworth legends flowers woodcuts johnson lavender forget-me-not lily rose pansy pine star bethlehem snowdrop marigold thistle bladder campion opium poppy plantain tulip speedwell poplar 48145 MYTHOLOGY,