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Concise Guide to the Flowers of Britain & Europe

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Plant lovers, botanists, and trained naturalists alike will welcome this valuable field companion to the flowers of Britain and Europe. Designed for quick and easy plant identification, the guide identifies over 1,000 flowers by plant type and color. Simple marginal symbols and a key at the back of the book show at a glance flower shape, habitat, and distribution. Nearly 2,000 color photographs enhance the text and permit easy identification of all the plants described. The common English names of plants as well as the scientific Latin names are provided, and a fully illustrated glossary of botanical terms rounds out this invaluable reference source. With or without a specialist's knowledge, users will consult The Concise Guide to the Flowers of Britain and Europe with pleasure and have at their fingertips a clear and accessible flower guide to accompany their travels.

About the Author

About the Author -

The late Oleg Polunin was the author of Flowers of Europe, Flowers of Greece and the Balkans, and Flowers of the Himalayas.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192176301
Author:
Polunin, Oleg
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford Oxfordshire
Copyright:
Series:
Oxford Paperback Reference
Series Volume:
210
Publication Date:
19721102
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
72 2-color linecuts
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.75 x 0.81 in 1.246 lb

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