London. J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1953. First published in 1951. Second impression. Hardback, dust jacket. x, 140 pages. Illustrated with 24 colour and 12 monochrome hors-texte plates. 255 x 195mm (10 x 7¾"). 0.6kg. . English. Very good; jacket has some wear, chipping to head and base of spine with a couple of tears at head, some wear to forecorners, a small 2cm x 0.5cm hole to front jacket, price-clipped, contemporary bookseller's price sticker to front flap; bump to top forecorner of front board; internally clean with no inscriptions.
Constance Spry provides her inimitable advice on flower arranging through the seasons. The present volume illustrates and discusses arrangements appropriate for Winter and Spring. It includes chapters such as 'Ces Malheureux Petits Brins de Verdure', 'Flower Shows' and 'Some Terr'ble Strange Things'. An appendix offers pratical advice on cutting and displaying flowers. A companion volume covers Summer & Autumn Flowers.