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Martius. The Book of Palms (Bibliotheca Universalis) The book is fineit was just not the type of book I wanted I wanted one with pictures of each palm tree and key features.this book is for botanists who want to identify the different trees. On December Carl Friedrich Philipp Von Martius , Professor Of Botany At The University Of Munich And Director Of The Royal Botanic Garden, Was Carried To His Grave In A Coffin Covered With Fresh Palm Leaves The Fronds Were A Reference To His Groundbreaking Natural History Of Palms A Work In Three Volumes, Published Between And This Encyclopedic Treasury Of Exquisite Chromolithographic Illustrations Was Based On Von Martius S Expeditions Through Brazil And Peru From To , He Traveled Over , Km , Miles Through The Basin To Investigate Natural History And Native Tribes With Zoologist Johann Baptist Von Spix The Result Was An Unrivaled Catalogue Of All Known Genera Of The Palm Family, Outlining The Modern Classification Of Palms, Describing All The Palms Of Brazil, And Producing The First Maps Of Palm Biogeography Von Martius S Folio Is Unusual In Its Inclusion Of Cross Sectioned Diagrams, Conveying The Architecture Of These Mighty Trees, Which Central Europeans Would Have Found Hard To Imagine Accurately Equally Remarkable Are The Color Landscapes Showing Various Palms Often Standing Alone In Simple And Elegant Beauty I wish I read the book size detail I was looking for a coffee table bok size not this compact one I can still use it to look at it for inspiration purposes but not the size I wanted Just FYI This is smaller than 8.5 by 11. This is a truly beautiful book For anyone who loves trees this book is a shear joy to look through The illustrations are detailed enough for botanical research, and fine enough to be enjoyed for their artistic value. I returned this I originally bought it thinking it would be helpful for identification and care of the palm trees in my new house in Florida Meh, not at all. amazing illustration this book is such an interior piece but i wish it was a bit larger wonderful gift perfect Si quieres ilustraciones cl sicas de todo tipo de Palmeras, este es tu libro. Un gran libro, una obra cient fica y art stica, arte y bot nica a un precio excepcional


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