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wild orchids of Britain.

Jocelyn Brooke

wild orchids of Britain.

by Jocelyn Brooke

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Published by The Bodley Head in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Orchids -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 10.

      StatementDrawings from the living plants by Gavin Bone; additional drawings by Muirhead and Stephen Bone.
      ContributionsBone, Gavin, 1907-1942, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK495.O64 B7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination139 p.
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6086655M
      LC Control Number51000730
      OCLC/WorldCa1731557

      London: Collins, Science and Nature FIRST EDITION. Octavo 22 x 16cm, ; With 61 colour photographs, 39 black and white photographs, and 62 maps, drawings and diagrams. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to spine. With the dust-jacket illustrated by Clifford and Rosemary Ellis, priced at 21s. Light spotting to edges and endpapers. Britain's Orchids: A Field Guide to the Orchids of Great Britain and Ireland Sean Cole and Mike Waller. Covering all fifty-one native species and twelve of uncertain origin, as well as hybrids and variants, Britain’s Orchids is an engaging, intuitive and in-depth identification guide to all the orchids of Britain and Ireland at all.

      Genre/Form: Bestimmungsbuch Field guides Identification: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Davies, Paul, Wild orchids of Britain and Europe. The orchid family is one of the largest plant families in the world, reaching its highest diversity in the tropics where their exotic and colourful flowers are often truly breathtaking. Britain and Ireland have just 52 species of wild orchid, some of which are rare or scarce, whilst others are surprisingly inconspicuous. Yet, whether large or small, all orchids share flamboyant flower.

      An accessible, comprehensive and beautifully illustrated guide-the only one to cover all the orchids found in Britain and Ireland. Covering more than fifty species as well as hybrids and variants, this is an engaging, intuitive and in-depth identification guide to all the orchids of Britain and Ireland at all stages of development, from first emergence through to setting seed. Buy Wild Orchids of Britain, With a key to the Species (Collins New Naturalist Series) First Edition by Summerhayes, V. S (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: 2.


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THE WILD ORCHIDS OF BRITAIN. By Jocelyn Brooke. Drawings from the living plants by Gavin Bone. Additional drawings by Muirhead and Stephen Bone. This edition is limited to 1, numbered copies, of which forty copies, numbered 1 to 40, have been signed by the author and specially bound.

No: BROOKE, JOCELYN. A treasure for all lovers of wild plants – Wild Orchids of Britain provides a detailed account of all our orchid species, varieties and hybrids, and has a useful key to identification.

This edition is exclusive to Now published in ebook format, with a complete set of new distribu. London: Chatto & Windus - The Hogarth Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1st ver. Hardcover first printing with dustjacket, pages, illustrated with over colour photographs, this comprehensive field guide to the wild orchids of Britain and Europe provides information on orchid biology, distribution and classification, as well as detailed Book Edition: 1st Edition.

In the 20th century, British orchids inspired outstanding creative writing, as well as natural history. Jocelyn Brooke produced both in the ‘Orchid Trilogy’ and The Wild Orchids of Britain, between and For me, the masterpiece is a factual volume written by the botanist whom M describes as ‘the orchid king at Kew’.

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