'Ophelia' Flowers of Shakespeare

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This book is an exploration of Shakespeare's works through the botanical references peppered throughout his many plays.  The unique perspective of this book makes it a must read for any Shakespeare connoisseur or the perfect introductory for those who may be unfamiliar with The Bard's writings.  

Originally published in 1969 this book features stunning botanical illustrations from renowned artist Anne Ophelia Downs. The author, Jessica Kerr, provides an educated insight into the significance of flowers in Shakespeare's plays and their role in the everyday life of Elizabethan England. 

This book is preloved with an expected amount of wear and tear to the cover. However, the book is in great vintage condition with no tears, folds or significant marks to the internal pages. 

 Measurements: 230mm x 170mm

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