1880 Scarce Floriography Book ~ The Language of Flowers Including Floral Poetry Illustrated.
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Author: John Ingram.
Title: The Language of Flowers Including Floral Poetry. With original illustrations, printed in colours by Terry.
Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co., no date (circa 1880).
Language: Text in English.
Size: 6.5 "X 5 ".
Pages: viii-311 pages.
Binding: Attractive and very good original full-cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover. All edges gilt.
Content: Very good content (bright, tight and clean, rare light foxing or staining - as shown, ex-libris and name of previous owners on the first endpaper - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the four beautiful full-page color illustrations by Terry.
The book: A beautifully crafted edition of THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS INCLUDING FLORAL POETRY, this anthology delves into the symbolic meanings attributed to various flowers, intertwined with poetic verses that celebrate their beauty and significance. This particular edition, adorned with exquisite color illustrations by Terry, is a testament to the rich tradition of floral symbolism and the artistry that accompanies it.
The author: John Ingram was a notable figure in the world of English literature, known for his works that explored the beauty and symbolism of nature, particularly flowers. His writings, characterized by their depth and insight, have been celebrated for their contribution to the literary appreciation of nature's wonders.
The illustrator: Terry, an accomplished artist of the late 19th century, was known for his ability to capture the essence and beauty of flowers through his illustrations. His work for this edition brings to life the flowers and their symbolic meanings, adding depth and charm to Ingram's prose and poetry.
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