The Gentle Art of Flower Arrangement An Encouragement to Floramania by Tomasina Hodgson (Sold!)

71 pp.

9" x 7.5"

Illustrated by Joan Charleton

Tomasina Hodgson. 

London. Nicholas Kaye. 1963. First edition.

Green cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket.

72 pp.

Numerous text illustrations and 5 b&w plates.

225 x 190mm (8¾ x 7½"). 0.35kg. .

English. Very good, in very good dust jacket; 

A light-hearted but practical vintage guide to flower arranging, with chapters such as 'Show Etiquette', 'Both Sides of the Table' and 'Christmas Frenzy'.

The text is accompanied by Charleton's amusing illustrations and the whole is wrapped in her exquisite dust jacket.