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The Quest for the Rose: A Historical Guide to Roses

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By: R Phillips and M Rix

256 pages, 1000 col photos

BBC Books

Paperback | Mar 1996 | #53676 | ISBN: 0563387416
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Hardback | Nov 1993 | #33509 | ISBN: 0563364424
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About this book

Lavishly illustrated history and guide to the rose, written to accompany a six-part BBC TV programme. This title covers ancient and modern roses, including miniatures, floribundas and Hybrid Teas. There is also practical advice on planting and cultivation.


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