THE HERITAGE OF TREES: HISTORY, CULTURE AND WISDOM
Published by Floris Books. 1st. 2001
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. A wide-ranging study of the symbolism and cultural meaning of the tree through history, from the Cosmic Tree of pre-history to modern European and Asian customs and beliefs. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations.
Boards clean. Minor damp mottling to endpapers. Contents have been affected by damp at some point and thus top edge of pages are crinkled but not discoloured. Pictorial dustwrapper is stained across the top on the verso, lightly edge-rubbed, score mark to rear and scuffing, small nick to top of spine.
Stock no. 1823741