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              Books by H. Walter Lack

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              Redoute. Selection of the Most Beautiful Flowers
               

              Redoute. Selection of the Most Beautiful Flowers (Hardback)

              By Dressendoerfer, Werner; Lack, H. Walter; By (artist) Redoute, Pierre-Joseph

              • RRP: $280.00
              • $280.00
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              Pierre-Joseph Redoute (1759-1840) devoted himself exclusively to the task of capturing the diversity of the flowering plants in naturalistic watercolor paintings. He worked in Paris as a botanical illustrator for rich patrons for nearly half a century, during which he documented ...remarkable, rare plants and flora new to the science of his day.
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              ISBN 9783836505154
              Released NZ 17 Sep 2015
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              Language (German)
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              von Martius. The Book of Palms
               

              von Martius. The Book of Palms (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $36.67
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              • Internationally sourced

              This encyclopedic treasury of 240 exquisite chromolithographic illustrations was based on Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius's expeditions through Brazil and Peru. The result was an unrivaled catalog of all known genera of the palm family, describing all the palms of Brazil, and ...producing the first maps of palm biogeography.
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              ISBN 9783836556231
              Released NZ 25 Jun 2015
              Publisher Taschen
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              Series Bibliotheca Universalis
              Language (German)
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              A Garden Eden. Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration
               

              A Garden Eden. Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $36.67
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              • Internationally sourced

              Art meets science in this beautiful catalogue of botanical illustration. Drawn from the archives of the National Library of Vienna, these exquisite color reproductions range from 6th-century manuscripts to 19th-century masterpieces and celebrate both the skill of botanical artist...s and the abundance of natural flora.
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              ISBN 9783836559423
              Released NZ 1 May 2016
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              Series Bibliotheca Universalis
              Language (German)
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              Redoute. Book of Flowers

              Redoute. Book of Flowers (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              Celebrate the Raphael of flowers, Pierre-Joseph Redoute. This elegant catalogue gathers all engravings from his masterful volumes Roses and Selection of the Most Beautiful Flowers, alongside the most astounding pieces from The Lilies. Astonishing with his admixture of accuracy an...d beauty, Redoute transports the reader to the magnificent...
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              ISBN 9783836568937
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2017
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              von Martius. The Book of Palms

              von Martius. The Book of Palms (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              • RRP: $115.00
              • $115.00
              • Temporarily out of stock

              After an epic Amazonian journey through Brazil and Peru, German botanist von Martius compiled an unsurpassed catalogue of all known genera of palm. This exquisite encyclopedic treasury is a jewel of 19th-century botany, as remarkable for its meticulous classification, as it is fo...r its maps, color landscapes, and cross-sectioned diagrams showing...
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              ISBN 9783836566148
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2017
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              Alexander von Humboldt: And the Botanical Exploration of the Americas

              Alexander von Humboldt: And the Botanical Exploration of the Americas (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              • RRP: $135.00
              • $135.00
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              Now available in a new edition, this gorgeously illustrated book showcases botanical masterpieces by Alexander von Humboldt, one of history's great scientists and explorers.

              ISBN 9783791384153
              Released NZ 1 May 2018
              Publisher Prestel
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              Redoute. Book of Flowers - 40th Anniversary Edition
               

              Redoute. Book of Flowers - 40th Anniversary Edition (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter; Lack, Dr H. Walter

              • RRP: $53.00
              • $45.83
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              • Internationally sourced

              Meet the Raphael of flowers, Pierre-Joseph Redoute. Adapted from our best-selling XL edition, this book gathers some of the finest engravings from his masterful volumes Roses, Lilies, and Selection of the Most Beautiful Blooms and Branches with the Finest Fruits. The dazzling ima...ges transport us back to the magnificent greenhouses and gardens...
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              ISBN 9783836556651
              Released NZ 23 Jun 2020
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