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Plants of the Bible: A Gardener's Guide - Daan Smit

Lion, 1992, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges. Gently bruised at head & tail of spine and corners. Text bright and tight.

First British Edition. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. From the cover: “Just what plants did grow in the lands of the Bible? What were the landscapes that Bible characters knew? What lies behind the familiar symbolism of lilies, thorns, vines, and many other plants? This book delves into questions that have fascinated people through the ages and brings to life some of the most memorable phrases of the Bible. Practical tips enable you to grow some of the plants of the Bible for yourself. Choose from hardy wild flowers, majestic trees, delicate grasses and exotic shrubs, plants that reflect the beauty of God’s creation and are a constant reminder of God’s loving concern for the world.”

Size: 11½" x 8¼". Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 160 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.