Pomona's Harvest: An Illustrated Chronicle of Antiquarian Fruit Literature
An intriguing history of books about fruit from antiquity to the Industrial Revolution, including many beautiful engravings from key works. The relationship of pomology to social history and the history of ideas is explored, and there is a bibliography describing more than 600 fruit-related sources.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 448 pp.
- Book dimensions: 6 x 9 in. (230 x 150 mm.)
- Images: 139 b/w illustrations, 9 plates,
- ISBN-10: 1604691778
- ISBN-13: 9781604691771
- Product code: 689177
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