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In "Flowers, the Angels' Alphabet," Susan Loy passionately integrates
floral illustration and calligraphy while providing a comprehensive
floral dictionary. You will discover:
- 139 floral drawings so intricate that each requires weeks, or often
months, to complete.
- 42 favorite floral poems and texts from Shakespeare and Dickinson to
- A user-friendly floral dictionary with 2,900 entries featuring an
American Language of Flowers.
- Extensive information on flower origins, naming, cultivation, and
"Flowers, the Angels' Alphabet" will be of interest to gardeners and
flower lovers wanting to know the meanings of the flowers around them.
The comprehensive dictionary listings and extensive cross references
will delight artists, designers, florists, gardeners, writers, and
anyone who appreciates a lovely flower.
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Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 00-111571
Hard cover, 8-1/2" x 8-1/2", 224 pages.
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