The Poetical Language of Flowers or, The Pilgrimage of Love

MILLER, Thomas

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In the Victorian era, "language of flowers" books were very popular in the gift book trade. First published in 1847, The Poetical Language of Flowers stayed in print until the 1870s and was issued in the U.S. under the title, The Romance of Nature; or, The Poetical Language of Flowers.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: David Bogue
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Date Published: 1855
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xv, 192 p. 16 cm. Colour frontispiece and 7 other beautiful colour plates. Green leather hardcover with gold impressing. All edges gilt. New endpapers. Spine slightly faded and hinges somewhat worn. Ink inscriptions on front free endpaper and half title. One plate and p. 123 detached. Ink mark at bottom of p. 189.

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