The Ancient Language Of Flowers

Author: S. Okerstrom
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ISBN: 9781425107291
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You've been told to say it with flowers. Do you know what you are saying?
The Language of Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 95
Authors: Marina Heilmeyer
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Prestel Pub

"The author outlines the mythology of flowers in the ancient and early Christian worlds and explains their special significance for love and marriage, in customs and festivals and the use of flowers as status symbols, as symbols of the seasons of the year or as metaphors of human qualities. Thirty-five
Flower Fairy Tales of the Language of Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 70
Authors: Taxile Delord
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04 - Publisher: Earthly Pursuits

Flower Fairy Tales of the Language of Flowers are taken from The Flowers Personified (1847), a strange, delightful book. It tells the stories of the flowers' lives after The Flower Fairy allowed them to become human. The Flower Fairy was displeased that the flowers wanted to leave her to become
The Ancient Language of Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: S. Okerstrom
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

You've been told to say it with flowers. Do you know what you are saying?
The Complete Language of Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: S. Theresa Dietz
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-04 - Publisher: Wellfleet Press

The Complete Language of Flowers is a comprehensive dictionary for over 1,001 flower species. Along with a visual depiction, each entry provides the flower's name, characteristics, and historic meanings from mythology, medieval legends, folklore, and flower poetry. For centuries, symbolic flower meanings have fascinated readers, writers, poets, and suddenly smitten
Floriography
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Sally Coulthard
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-04 - Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

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