A History of the Orchid - OB512083

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Part 1 offers a glimpse of the important dates, names, and incidents relevant to the historical role of orchids from ancient times to the recent past.

Part 2 contains biographical sketches of more than 50 significant figures in orchid history and their contributions to the field. A great source of information on the makers of orchid history with details on those who collected, grew, hybridised or studied orchids from Ames to Warszewicz; updated nomenclature with revised and expanded bibliography; 73 black and white illustrations;  a great read.

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Publisher Timber Press
ISBN Number 0 88192 325 7
Year of Publication 1995 (rev. ed.)
No. of Pages 340
Type of Binding Hardcover
Condition PRE-OWNED Excellent - slight discoloration on inside cover pages
Weight in kg 0.79
Height in mm 235
Width in mm 160
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