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The World of Roses: An Illustrated Guide

Field / Identification GuideArt / PhotobookOut of Print

By: S Macoboy

448 pages, Large format, Col photos

Souvenir Press

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #33303 | ISBN: 0285631667
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Reference guide to more than 1,500 roses, wild, ancient and modern. Each has a detailed description and illustration, with information on appearance, parentage, character, fragrance and history. There are also sections on the history of the rose, its cultivation, use in gardens, breeding, diseases and conditions and the names of principal rose growers.

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