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By Frankie Hutton

All through historical past and throughout cultures, very important figures reminiscent of Nostradamas in France, Daniel Andreeve in Russia, Dr. Edward Bach in England, and Dr. Tomin Harada in Japan have delivered to gentle the symbolic and medicinal features of the rose. Written via students and researchers from diversified backgrounds, the essays in Rose Lore are a rendering of worldwide cultural heritage, literature, and metaphysics, woven jointly in a set that might be necessary to a number of disciplines. The essays current a number of traits of the rose as a logo with huge cultural, social, and old meanings: from astrology, to the heritage of Catholicism, to the recent anti-Female Genital Mutilation international flow.

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