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Flower Chronicles

By: E Buckner Hollingsworth

304 pages, 40 illus

University of Chicago Press

Paperback | Oct 2004 | #148896 | ISBN: 0226349802
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First published in 1958, Flower Chronicles brims with literary and historical references, anecdotes, and digressions on the lives of merchants, housewives, perfumers, and surgeons. Though she writes with a light touch, Hollingsworth tackles Greek literature, Shakespeare, De Quincey, and Herrick.


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