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The Rose

By: Jennifer Potter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Atlantic Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03870

ISBN: 1848878346

Condition: Near Fine


In ' The Rose', the acclaimed horticultural historian Jennifer Potter shows what, exactly, gives this most fragrant flower its potency in societies around the world. Beginning her story in the Greek and Roman empires, she travels across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas to unravel its evolution from simple briar of the Northern Hemisphere to the height of cultivated perfection found in rose gardens today. The D/W is priced clipped. It also has small wear to... View more info