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Englishman"s flora

Geoffrey Grigson

Englishman"s flora

illustrated with woodcuts from sixteenth-century herbals

by Geoffrey Grigson

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Published by Folio Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wild flowers -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeoffrey Grigson ; foreword by Jane Grigson ; introduction by William T. Stearn
    The Physical Object
    Pagination478 p. :
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16850763M
    ISBN 10046007007X
    LC Control Number87006517

    The Englishman's Flora By Geoffrey Grigson Published by Phoenix House, London, First Edition. Hardback book, tall 4to, measuring 28 x 19cm. The Englishman's Flora Illustrated with Woodcuts from Sixteenth-Century Herbals by GRIGSON, GEOFFREY and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Geoffrey Grigson was a poet, anthologist, writer and a naturalist. He was brought up in Cornwall and as a boy grew to love the fauna and flora around him. This love of nature never left him and it inspired his future poetry and choice of subjects for his books. In he wrote 'The Englishman's.

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The Englishman’s Flora, Geoffrey Grigson. Title – The Englishman’s Flora. Author – Geoffrey Grigson. Date – Publisher – Phoenix House Ltd. Pages – Description – Hardback, red cloth boards, no dust jacket. Size – 6 ¼ x 10 inches. Condition – slight wear to edges, spine faded, age tanning to endpapers, but overall.

out of 5 stars Englishman's Flora. Reviewed in the United States on 20 April Verified Purchase. A wonderful book for anyone who loves to delve into history and folklore let alone anyone who might be interested in trees,bushes, flowers and plants of all descriptions.

As Grigson was writing 50 years ago, the title should perhaps be excused/5(11). Buy The Englishman's Flora New Edition by Geoffrey Grigson, Jane Grigson, William T. Stearn (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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As Grigson was writing 50 years ago, the title should perhaps be excused/5. In the New Forward to the re-issue of An Englishman's Flora, Sophie Grigson the telly-cook [and his daughter] waxes lyrical about the comfrey Symphytum officinale fritters that her Dad used to cook up for the family.

Hmmm, very nostalgic but perhaps not such a good idea because comfrey is a known carcinogen in rat livers probably because of the high titre of the pyrrolizidine alkaloids. Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grigson, Geoffrey, Englishman's flora. London: Hart-Davis MacGibbon, The Englishmans Flora by Geoffrey Grigson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Flora has been sitting on my current shelf even tho' I finished it months ago, because I simply haven't been able to formulate a review that could explain why it's so good.

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facsimile of work first published in With foreword by Jane Society edition, green cloth binding with gilt title, grey and white pattern covers, in cream-coloured slip-case.