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The Glory of Roses

Lacy, Allen, Photos by Christopher Baker

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ISBN 10: 1556701551 / ISBN 13: 9781556701559
Published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York, NY, 1990
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VG in VG DJ, minor edge wear only; Interesting mix of focus on specific rose varietals and their uses in architectural and design settings. Lovely production; First; Beige cloth; Folio; DJ. Bookseller Inventory # 17203

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Title: The Glory of Roses

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York, NY

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition

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Examines the origin and history of the rose, as well as its lore, uses, and appearance in art and literature

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Allen Lacy, for many years garden columnist for The New York Times, has been publishing the newsletter Allen Lacy's Homeground since 1993. He is the author or editor of 12 books on gardening, the most recent being The Inviting Garden: Gardening for the Senses, Mind, & Spirit (Holt, 1998). He is Professor of Philosophy at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in Pomona.

Christopher Baker is a New York-based photographer who has worked for international clients, photographing food, gardens, and cosmetics. He has 15 books to his credit.

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