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A History of the Orchid

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An account of humanity's growing fascination with orchids from ancient times onward, together with a biographical gallery of 50 great scientists, naturalists, and explorers who contributed to our knowledge of orchids. The nomenclature and bibliography have been updated for this edition.
Hardcover, 340 pages
Published September 1st 1995 by Timber Press (OR)
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