Overview:Floriography: The Myths, Magic & Language of Flowers - Flowers can talk. Red roses say 'I love you', white lilies offer condolence and poppies invite us to remember. For thousands of years, humans have used flowers as a language, a short-hand for emotions and meanings. In her new book, Sally Coulthard, takes a fascinating look at floriography and shows how we still use this secret language across the world. She delves into the meanings of flowers and where they came from, whether it's ancient mythology or hedgerow folklore. Covering 50 well-loved flowers and plants, from peonies to sweetpeas, ivy to irises, Floriography is a beautifully illustrated guide that will take the reader on an intriguing journey through the history, legend, anthropology and literature of flowers, showing how modern-day society still relies on the meaning of flowers. From the Chinese lotus flower to the Celtic bluebell, the myth, magic and language of flowers is still blossoming today.

This book is on page /a06b960ac9dc90216ed4e00b41bc8290/book/1603726815-9781787135314. It was written by the following authors: Sally Coulthard. Book Floriography: The Myths, Magic & Language of Flowers, which can be read online, published by the company: Quadrille Publishing Ltd. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Fashion, Humour, Nature, Art, Popular Science, Photography. The book was published on 2021-03-04 00:00:00. It has 144 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight g. File for download Floriography: The Myths, Magic & Language of Flowers has PDF format and is called floriography-the-myths-magic-language-of-flowers.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our topcanal.eu site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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