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Flora Britannica: The Definitive New Guide to Wild Flowers, Plants and Trees

Flora / Fauna

Series: Flora Britannica

By: Richard Mabey (Author)

480 pages, Col photos, illus

Sinclair-Stevenson

Hardback | Oct 1996 | #39166 | ISBN: 1856193772
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NHBS Price: £39.99 $51/€48 approx

About this book

Covering the native and naturalised plants of England, Scotland and Wales, this book sets out to fulfil the role of a cultural flora, rather than a botanical one. It is an account of the role of wild plants on social life, arts, custom and landscape. Richard Mabey, the remowned author and broadcaster, spent five years researching the work and has collated the results of a nationwide celebration of over 1,000 species. An unusual encyclopedia of living folklore.


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