Flora Poetica: The Chatto Book of Botanical Verse
From Thomas Campion's The Garden in Her Face (1617) to Paul Muldoon's Milkweed and Monarch (1994), via The Song of Solomon and poetry by Marvel, Keats and Tennyson, Sarah Maguire has gathered together a selection of old and new botanical poems to appeal to all tastes.
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