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lore & legends of flowers

Robert L. Crowell

lore & legends of flowers

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

  • Flower language -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Flowers -- Folklore.,
  • Flower language.,
  • Plants -- Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    Presents lore and legends behind several common flowers including narcissus, crocus, dandelion, carnation, and marigold.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRobert L. Crowell ; illustrated by Anne Ophelia Dowden.
    ContributionsDowden, Anne Ophelia Todd, 1907- ill.
    LC ClassificationsGR780 .C76 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4405228M
    ISBN 100690039913, 0690040350
    LC Control Number79007829

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