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5 edition of Orchids from the Orient found in the catalog.

Orchids from the Orient

by Olga Sinclair

  • 215 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Chivers Press, Curley Pub. in Bath, England, South Yarmouth, Mass., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hong Kong (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Large type books,
    • Hong Kong (China) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementOlga Sinclair.
      SeriesAtlantic large print, Large print romance
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6069.I55 O74 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination171 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1872491M
      ISBN 100745198376, 074519849X, 0792702727
      LC Control Number90032144

      About this book. Language: French. This is the original French version of Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. More than species and many varieties of orchids are described and illustrated.   Robert Fortune – a plant hunter in the Orient Alistair Watt Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, , (ISBN ); hard cover, pp. RRP: UK £ ; US $70 (University of Chicago Press); AU $95 (Florilegium). Also available through Amazon, Book Depository and Booktopia.

        Read an Excerpt. One. When the wild wood orchids bloom in the spring, pushing their brave faces from beneath the fallen leaves of winter, that is when mothers like to take their daughters on their knees and sing to them "The Ballad /5(97).   Yesterday I went to a book sale at the Park Slope United Methodist Church and picked up eight books for $9 (!!!). One of my favorite finds was The Best Orchids for Indoors, part of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden All-Region Guides series. Retail price for this book is $—though it’s currently on sale for $ here – but I got it for $ That’s right—one .

      Beautifully illustrated with lots of colour photographs, this ebook will go through how to grow orchids and also some of the different species of orchids. There are betw orchid species known to man, coming from almost every corner of the world.   There are many good books on orchid growing - some of which are enjoyable to read as the authors obviously enjoyed the subject material. A 19th century classic is Benjamin Williams’ Select Orchidaceous Plants. The author clearly loved the plants a.


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