Mandy Kirkby's A Victorian Flower Dictionary: The Language of Flowers PDF

By Mandy Kirkby

ISBN-10: 0345532864

ISBN-13: 9780345532862

“A flower isn't a flower by myself; 1000 strategies make investments it.”
Daffodils sign new beginnings, daisies innocence. Lilacs suggest the first feelings of affection, periwinkles tender recollection. Early Victorians used flora with a view to exhibit their feelings—love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now, modern day romantics are having fun with a resurgence of this bygone customized, and this booklet will percentage the old, literary, and cultural value of vegetation with an entire new new release. With lavish illustrations, a twin dictionary of flowers and meanings, and recommendations for developing expressive preparations, this souvenir is the proper compendium for everybody who has ever given or bought a bouquet.

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