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The Botanical Treasury : Celebrating 40 of the world's most fascinating plants through rare prints and classic texts

Author: Christopher Mills

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ISBN: 0233004564

Category: Botanical illustrations

Page: 176

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This remarkable book reveals the story of 40 of the world's most fascinating plants. The plants are explored through specially selected facsimile texts from the Archives at Kew and expert introductions, as well as exceptional and beautiful illustrations. The Botanical Treasury also includes 40 beautifully reproduced prints of the plants which can then be framed, allowing the reader to truly appreciate these magnificent plants. Written by Kew's experts and curated by Christopher Mills, previously Head of Kew's Library, Art and Archives.
The Botanical Treasury : Celebrating 40 of the world's most fascinating plants through rare prints and classic texts
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Christopher Mills
Categories: Botanical illustrations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

This remarkable book reveals the story of 40 of the world's most fascinating plants. The plants are explored through specially selected facsimile texts from the Archives at Kew and expert introductions, as well as exceptional and beautiful illustrations. The Botanical Treasury also includes 40 beautifully reproduced prints of the plants
The Botanical Adventures of Joseph Banks
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Christina Harrison
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-20 - Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

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Report of the Botanical Work Committee
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Great Britain. Treasury. Botanical work Committee
Categories: Botany
Type: BOOK - Published: 1901 - Publisher:

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Categories: Agriculture
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Guide to Information Sources in the Botanical Sciences
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Elisabeth B. Davis, Diane Schmidt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Works cited in this useful survey are appropriate for students, librarians, and amateur and professional botanists. These encompass the plant kingdom in all its divisions and aspects, except those of agriculture, horticulture, and gardening. The majority of the annotations are for currently available in-print or electronic reference works. A comprehensive