The Burgess Flower Book for Children

by Thornton W. Burgess

Description: With the advent of spring, new life stirs in the Green Forest and Peter Rabbit wants to find all the flowers he possibly can. Peter is a great lover of wildflowers, and you will be, too, after following him on his adventures! Whether he's stumbling upon a magnificent bloom, or chasing down a tip from a woodland friend, Peter never ceases to wonder at the beauty of spring. Illustrations and detailed flower descriptions will help you make the same discoveries that delight Peter so much within these pages.

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Ages:  6-9
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Color, black and white
Year Published:  2014
ISBN:  978-1-59915-979-9
Genres:  Natural History, Plant Stories

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Table of Contents

1. Peter Rabbit Finds Signs of Spring
2. Two Surprises in the Green Forest 
3. Peter Makes More Discoveries 
4. Shy Blossoms and Fairy Bells 
5. Tommy Tit Drops a Hint 
6. Gold and Other Treasures 
7. Two Dainty Little Neighbors 
8. Redwing and Mrs. Grouse Help 
9. A Preacher and Nodding Beauties 
10. Snow and Gold and Heaven's Blue 
11. A Day To Be Remembered 
12. The Joy of Bees and Hummer's Delight 
13. Beauties of the Swamp 
14. Umbrella Plants and Flower Butterflies 
15. Buttercups and Lily Cousins 
16. A Trap for Living Insects 
17. How the Lady's-Slippers Were Saved 
18. The Delightful Reward of Curiosity 
19. White and Yellow Cousins 
20. Peter Finds Three Old Friends 
21. Beautiful, Mischievous Cousins 
22. Peter Finds Stars in the Grass 

23. Lilies of Meadow and Wood
24. Bells of Blue and Others 
25. The Merry Little Breezes Help Peter 
26. Treasures of the Old Pasture 
27. Honeyballs and Leafless Plants 
28. A Lesson in Beauty 
29. Two Water Lovers 
30. Friends by the Wayside 
31. Pests That Are Beautiful 
32. Peter Finds the Steeplebush 
33. Lady Bumblebee's Friends 
34. Surprises along the Laughing Brook 
35. Wool, Spears, and Goldenrod 
36. Along the Edge of the Swamp 
37. Cousins in Red and Blue 
38. The Last of the Orchids 
39. Two Who Come in August 
40. The Gold of Late Summer 
41. A Day Rich in Beauty 
42. The End of Peter's Search 
43. Appendix

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