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TITLE/AUTHOR: TULIPS: A Romantic History With a Guide to Cultivation by Ann Bonar
PUBLISHER: Running Press, Philadelphia, PA, Copyright 1992, First Edition, Later printing, ISBN-13: 978-1561380893
ILLUSTRATOR: Over 100 color illustrations, Instructional illustrations by Robin Harris, Botanical illustrations by Julia Cobbold
DESCRIPTION: Hardcover, Decorative board with beautiful Tulip and Dutch background scene on center board, Decorative end papers, 64 pages, Approx. 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 inches
CONDITION: LIKE NEW, Pages white, clean, and binding tight
DUST JACKET: Very Good, Cut out window in dj displaying underlying tulip illustration on front board, Price clipped
ABOUT THE BOOK: Tulips have been cultivated for some 500 years, and their history is an absorbing and fascinating one. These easy-to-grown spring flowers have captured the imagination of generations of plant lovers and gardeners, and today enjoy world wide popularity.
This enchanting book, blooming with more than 100 color illustrations, tells the story of the tulip and the merits and delights of more than 80 varieties – from exotically fringed parrot-flowered tulips to delicate, elegant miniatures. Illustrated care and cultivation tips will help you to grow tulips successfully, providing a dazzling display of color from spring to early summer.