The Rose

By: Jennifer Potter

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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 the lower front corner on the D/W. A tight ,clean copy.

Title: The Rose

Author: Jennifer Potter

Categories: History::Horticulture::Gardening::The Rose,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: UK, Atlantic Books: 2011

ISBN: 1848878346

ISBN 13: 9781848878341

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: very good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Sellers ID: 03870

Keywords: Roses, Horticulture, History.,