Confederate Jasmine and the Fat Tuesday Tree: A Poetic Herbarium

By: Lewis, Ann

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Book Condition: Nr. Fine


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A book for gardeners, travelers, and anyone who loves the lush landscape of the deep South, "Confederate Jasmine and the Fat Tuesday Tree" is an exquisite combination of delicate images and rich memoiran illustrated volume that is as beautiful as it is unique. Long haunted by the legacy of the South, writer and artist Ann Lewis returns, this time to draw links between the plants and settings she loved while growing up and the individuals and events she encounters as an adult. Collecting "specimens" of the varied plants of the area and weaving them into enchanting miniature collageseach of which is accompanied by evocative, humorous, and often touching proseLewis has created an artistic, lyrical homage to the South that charms and captivates.

Title: Confederate Jasmine and the Fat Tuesday Tree: A Poetic Herbarium

Author Name: Lewis, Ann

Categories: Biography, Autobiography, Memoirs, Art & Decorative Arts,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Chronicle Books Llc: 1997

ISBN Number: 0811813088

ISBN Number 13: 9780811813082

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Nr. Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 019594

Description: Exquisitely produced book. "Gardeners artists, and dreamers - whether from the South or drawn by its lushness - will discover a treasure in this provocative and beautiful homage."

Keywords: art, Memoir,