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Monday, August 16, 2010

My Vintage Rose Book


I fell in love with this book when I first saw it.  To me, it is really hard to believe this book was written by a man. (Sorry guys, but you know what I mean)

This vintage book by S. Hole is simply called, “A Book about Roses”. It was originally published in 1870.   This first picture is my favorite!

Here is the author’s sweet dedication:
Here are the first words written in the book:




Clare said...

Beautiful book! Thanks for sharing. Clare

FrenchGardenHouse said...

Thanks so much for entering our APRON GIVEAWAY and for allowing me to find your beautiful blog. I love the old books on roses, this one is certainly sweet. xo Lidy