The Brief Life Of Flowers (Hardback)

Fiona Stafford

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This beautiful hardback reveals how even the most ordinary of flowers have extraordinary stories to tell...

Flowers have inspired some of the greatest art and literature over the years and served as symbols of monarchs, dynasties and nations - including the Wars of the Roses and the Order of the Thistle.

This factual book that weaves together art, science, history and horticulture to show what we can learn about our world through fantastic flowers e.g. the Victorian language of flowers states they could mend a broken heart and sunflowers may just save our planet.


Product Details

  • Product code: BLOF
  • ISBN: 9781473686359
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 22.2cm x 13.8cm
  • Pages: 288
  • Publish date: 01/11/2018

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Brief life of flowers -

Great book; very interesting read.

Goodbooks , 12/12/2018

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The Brief Life of Flowers -

The description of this book was far from accurate. There are no colour pictures to inspire and very little mention of wild flowers. Disappointed.

kjc , 10/12/2018

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Thanks for the review

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy The Brief Life of Flowers. This is a factual book that informs readers about the stories behind different types of flowers. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Paige, Book People, 11/12/2018

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