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Published by Sheldon in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Aunt Mary.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17506698M
OCLC/WorldCa13150842

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The book starts with a botanical and geographical history of the tulip. The flower originated in Central Asia in the vicinity of the Pamirs and Tien Shan west of China. It spread to Turkey via traders in the 13th century, then to the Balkans in the 14th and 15th centuries. It finally reached Holland around Cited by:   THE TULIP is not a gardening book. It is the story of a flower that has made men mad. Greed, desire, anguish and devotion have all played their part in the development of the tulip into the world-wide phenomenon it is today. No other flower has ever carried so much cultural baggage;/5(3). The Tulip Touch () About book: Recommended by: I first heard of The Tulip Touch here on goodreads, and I was interested by it. It was completely by chance, however, that I stumbled across the book in my school library one lunchtime. As soon as I finished reading the first three pages, I knew it would be hopeless to avoid reading it.   A foreword by best-selling author and tulip expert Anna Pavord explores the bloom’s rich cultural history and rounds out this vast and sumptuous anthology. It is a deluxe gift for flower lovers, this book rivals the beauty of the tulip itself. You can find Tulip .

  If Tulip tells lies to the other girls in school, that only shows how special she is. Tulip can lie so convincingly that Natalie almost has to believe her -- that's the Tulip Touch. And then there are the games that Tulip makes up. Natalie finds herself making others the target of scorn as she and Tulip play Stinking Mackerel or Road of : Tulip Books is a ministry of Grace Baptist Church of Hartsville, Tennessee. It is our goal that God's saints be transformed by the renewing of their minds and thereby become living sacrifices who glorify God. The Black Tulip is a curious sort of a story, written by the popular and prolific Aexandre Duman (the father, not the son) it is as charming and engaging as all the works written by this author, whose work I personally adore/5. Sheet from a Tulip Book, Jacob Marrel, c. parchment (animal material), h mm × w mm More details. Flowers were costly, and tulips the costliest of all. Tulip bulbs were avidly collected in the 17th century and large sums changed hands for unusual specimens. The tulip book’s exact function is not known.

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