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The complete language of flowers : A definitive and illustrated history / S. Theresa Dietz.

Dietz, S. Theresa. (Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 302.2 DIETZ (Text) 34706001660945 Non-Fiction 300-399 Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW PLANTS FLOWERS Dietz (Text) 37516002058298 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Chrisney Branch NEW CHR 302.2 DIE (Text) 70743000174606 Chrisney Available -
 IN MEMORY OF MELODEE MILLER: DONATED BY M. LON YOUNGBLOOD [ LLS @ LNCLN-CHR ]
Peru PL - Peru ON-ORDER (Text) PPL9781577151906 ON-ORDER On order -

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  • ISBN: 9781577151906
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: Wellfleet Press : 2020

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For centuries, symbolic flower meanings have fascinated readers, writers, poets, and suddenly smitten couples alike. Extremely popular during the Victorian era, these floriographies flourished and versed the public on the hidden meaning of popular flowers like peonies (bashfulness) and tulips (passion). Coupled with stunning full-color illustrations, this beautiful reference is a must-have for gardeners, florists, and flower enthusiasts. Whether you're looking to arrange the perfectly bespoken wedding bouquet or to understand what the yellow rose you just received from an admirer means (friendship), this updated floriography is a visual delight. Elegantly designed and beautifully illustrated, the Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia series offers comprehensive, display-worthy references on a range of intriguing topics, including birthday astrology, dream interpretation, techniques for harnessing the power of dreams, and the stories behind signs and symbols.
Subject: Flowers in Biological Sciences.
Flower language  > Dictionaries.
Wild flowers  > Folklore.

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