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📒The Language Of Flowers ✍ Beverly Seaton
✏The Language of Flowers Book Summary : The author traces the phenomenon of ascribing sentimental meaning to floral imagery from its beginnings in Napoleonic France through its later transformations in England and America. At the heart of the book is a depiction of what the three most important flower books from each of the countries divulge about the period and the respective cultures. Seaton shows that the language of flowers was not a single and universally understood correlation of flowers to meanings that men and women used to communicate in matters of love and romance. The language differs from book to book, country to country. To place the language of flowers in social and literary perspective, the author examines the nineteenth-century uses of flowers in everyday life and in ceremonies and rituals and provides a brief history of floral symbolism. She also discusses the sentimental flower book, a genre especially intended for female readers. Two especially valuable features of the book are its table of correlations of flowers and their meanings from different sourcebooks and its complete bibliography of language of flower titles. This book will appeal not only to scholars in Victorian studies and women's studies but also to art historians, book collectors, museum curators, historians of horticulture, and anyone interested in nineteenth-century popular culture.
📒The Language Of Flowers Translated From The French Of C De La Tour Pseud I E L Cortambert ✍ Charlotte de La Tour
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📒The Language Of Flowers ✍ Mandy Kirkby
✏The Language of Flowers Book Summary : A beautiful gift book celebrating the forgotten language of flowers. "A flower is not a flower alone; A thousand thoughts invest it"All over the world, flowers are an integral part of human culture whether it is the perfect table centre for a wedding, a beautiful bouquet for a birthday, a message of thanks, or to pay one's respect at a funeral. But, while everyone knows that red roses signify love, few may realise that an entire language of flowers exists with every bloom, folliage and plant having a particular emotion attached, be it hazel for reconcilliation, wisteria for welcome or ivy for fidelity. This unique language was created by the romantic early Victorians who carefully planned every bouquet and posy so as to deliver a desired message. Bringing the language to a new generation, this beautifully illustrated miscellany contains fifty profiled flowers, a dictionary searchable by emotion, and ideas for creating bouquets and arrangements for specific occasions. This gift book is a novel present that any flower lover will want to own.
📒The Sentiment Of Flowers ✍ Robert Tyas
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📒The Illuminated Language Of Flowers ✍ Kate Greenaway
✏The Illuminated Language of Flowers Book Summary : Illustrations and poems by Wordsworth, Shakespeare, and other English poets accompany an alphabetical listing of 700 plants and flowers and their meanings.
📒The Language Of Flowers ✍ Henrietta Dumont
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📒The Language Of Flowers ✍ Sheila Pickles
✏The Language of Flowers Book Summary : From Penhaligon's Language of Flowers--the classic series that captures the romance and meaning of all types of flowers.
📒The Poetical Language Of Flowers ✍ Thomas Miller
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📒The Flower Vase ✍ Sarah Carter Edgarton Mayo
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📒A Victorian Flower Dictionary ✍ Mandy Kirkby
✏A Victorian Flower Dictionary Book Summary : “A flower is not a flower alone; a thousand thoughts invest it.” Daffodils signal new beginnings, daisies innocence. Lilacs mean the first emotions of love, periwinkles tender recollection. Early Victorians used flowers as a way to express their feelings—love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now, modern-day romantics are enjoying a resurgence of this bygone custom, and this book will share the historical, literary, and cultural significance of flowers with a whole new generation. With lavish illustrations, a dual dictionary of flora and meanings, and suggestions for creating expressive arrangements, this keepsake is the perfect compendium for everyone who has ever given or received a bouquet. From the Hardcover edition.