Plant Lore and Legend

Author(s): Ruth Binney


Trying to understand the wonders and mysteries of the natural world has been a human preoccupation since the earliest times. It is therefore hardly surprising that from all corners of the globe a wealth of stories, myths and legends about plants has been passed down to us, gathered together in this fascinating volume. AUTHOR: Ruth Binney has been studying the countryside and nature for over 50 years. She holds a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and has been involved in countless publications during her career as an editor. She is the also a bestselling author having published numerous books on the gardening, countryside, country sayings and customs. Ruth lives in Yeovil, Somerset. 100 b/w illustrations

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781910821107
  • : Rydon Publishing
  • : Rydon Publishing
  • : March 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ruth Binney
  • : Hardback
  • : 398.242
  • : 144