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Title:
The afterlife of flowers
Author:
Gross, Janie Feldman.
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Publication Information:
Philadelphia : Running Press Book Publishers, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
96 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Language:
English
Electronic Access:
http://www.runningpress.com
ISBN:
9780762405701
Format :
Book

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SB449.3.P7 G76 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

This breathtaking and evocative gift book exposes the fragile beauty of pressed, dried flowers, with individual blooms enlarged through a unique art technique that provides a new perspective on flowers and nature. From daffodils to flowering dogwoods, these incredible shapes and exquisite colors show the beauty of their afterlives. All 80 images are accompanied by lyrical captions inspired by the author's moment of discovery. Also includes a glossary identifying each blossom by picture.