How to Study Plants: Or, Introduction to Botany, Being an Illustrated Flora

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American Book Company, 1882 - 318 pages

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Page 11 - FLOWER in the crannied wall, I pluck you out of the crannies, I hold you here, root and all, in my hand, Little flower but if I could understand What you are, root and all, and all in all, I should know what God and man is.
Page 205 - E'er wore his crown as loftily as he Wears the green coronal of leaves with which Thy hand has graced him.
Page 22 - But on St. John's mysterious night, Sacred to many a wizard spell, The time when first to human sight Confest the mystic fern-seed fell...
Page 317 - These volumes are not revisions of old works, not an addition to any series, but are entirely new productions, each by itself complete, independent, comprehensive, yet simple, brief, cheap, and popular ; or, taken together, the most admirable " series " ever offered for a common-school course.

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