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Tall 8vo. In green cloth covers with black to spine. Pictorial endpapers.With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; not price clipped). Corners bumped. Inscribed by author “to Frank” on half title page. A very clean and tight copy. 439pp. With b/w and colour plates. The story of a flower that has made men mad. No other flower has ever carried so much cultural baggage with political upheavals and economic boom and bust to its credit. the author tells of the origins of the Tulip and its development and place in society, art and history.
Title: The Tulip. SIGNED COPY.
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,
Publisher: Bloomsbury. London. 1999 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81857
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY ANNA PAVORD, The Tulip, flower, development, society, art, history, political, economic, signed