Curtis's Botanical Magazine Volume 26 parts 1 & 2 (April 2009) - KEW 250TH ANNIVERSARY - SPECIAL ISSUE (The Kew Magazine)


A special double-size issue. 12 fine botanical colour plates by Joanna Langhorne, Christabel King etc, pp 198, paperback, a very good copy. [The plants illustrate and highlight Kew's diverse activities - Selenipedium aequinoctale, Fritillaria yuminensis, Tulipa lehmanniana, Pterocactus gonjianii, Quercus castaneifolia, Rosa longicuspis, Saxifraga granulata, Oxalis massoniana, Mertensia maritima, Paulownia kawakamii, Cylindrocline lorencei and Rondeletia buxifolia. Brent Elliott contributes an article on "Australian and South African Plants Cultivated in the Early Nineteenth Century", R.J. Berry on "Joseph Hooker, One of Charles Darwin's Best Friends" and Christopher Mills on "Kew's Art Collections".]

Title: Curtis's Botanical Magazine Volume 26 parts 1 & 2 (April 2009) - KEW 250TH ANNIVERSARY - SPECIAL ISSUE (The Kew Magazine)

Author Name: Elliott, Brent; Mills, Christopher; Berry, R.J.; Cribb, Phillip; Rix, martyn; Wilford, Richard; Kiesling, Roberto; Fay, Mike; Kirkham, Tony; Hind, Nicholas

Illustrator: King, Christabel; Deborah Lambkin; Joanna Langhorne; Kathy PicklesMargaret Tebbs. Carol Woodin.

Categories: Garden History, Botanical Illustration, Botany,

Publisher: Blackwell Publishing for the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew: 2009

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 007123

Keywords: GARDEN.HISTORY.BOTANIC.BOTANICAL.GARDEN HISTORY. KEW. JOSEPH HOOKER. CHARLES DARWIN. 19TH CENTURY. CULTIVATION. CULTIVATED. SOUTH. AFRICA. AFRICAN. AUSTRALIA. AUSTRALIAN. BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION. ART. STEARN. BLUNT. COLLECTION. charles darwin.