History

History

Historical accounts of orchids and the people associated with their discovery and development.


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Product no.: OB12237

ST. GEORGE, Ian

A collection of 37 watercolours and 1 B & W sketch.  All orchids are terrestrial and have been painted in situ.

$41.50
Delivery weight: 0.09 kg

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Product no.: OB12208

STEARN, William T.

This well-illustrated volume provides an interesting general account of John Lindley's life. 42 colour plates and 29 b & w sketches illustrate Lindley's skill as a botanical artist and the diversity of the orchids he studied and named.

$75.00
Delivery weight: 0.98 kg

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Product no.: OB12177

LINDEN, J.;  LINDEN, L..;  RODIGAS, Em. and ROLFE, R.A.

The English edition of one of the most magnificent orchid iconographies; originally published mostly in French between 1885 and 1906. Each plate is accompanied by a detailed text consisting of the Latin description of the plant.

PRICE REDUCED FROM $1200.00

$900.00
Delivery weight: 15.01 kg

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Product no.: OB12251

ELLIOTT, John

This book covers all 2,100 hybrids developed in Singapore. 750 colour photographs highlight the more important and better known hybrids.

$122.50
Delivery weight: 1.54 kg

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Product no.: OB12189

RUMPHIUS, Georgius

Everhardus Rumphius was a very early botanist (1627-1702) - he produced a manuscript on the plants of Ambon "The Ambonese Herbal". 15 orchids are described, each with a very detailed sketch.

$42.50
Delivery weight: 0.41 kg

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Product no.: OB12216

BERLIOCCHI, Luigi

16 colour photos, 167 B&W photos.

$37.50
Delivery weight: 0.38 kg

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Product no.: OB12041

GILBERT, Lionel

The first section is a biography of undoubtedly one of the most important men in Australian orchidology - H.M.R. Rupp.  The second section is a collection of Rupp's memoirs edited by the author.

$25.00
Delivery weight: 0.87 kg

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Product no.: OB12378

LAVARACK Bill  

The history of orchid discovery in Australia's tropics.

$35.00
Delivery weight: 0.6 kg

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