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

              • RRP: $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 ...

              ISBN 9783836505154
              Published 17 September 2015 by Taschen
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              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: $50.00
              • $50.00
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              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 ...

              ISBN 9783836559423
              Published 1 May 2016 by Taschen
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              Series Bibliotheca Universalis
              Language (German)
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              von Martius. The Book of Palms

              von Martius. The Book of Palms (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

              • RRP: $50.00
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              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 ...

              ISBN 9783836556231
              Published 25 June 2015 by Taschen
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              Series Bibliotheca Universalis
              Language (German)
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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
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              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 ...

              ISBN 9783836566148
              Published 1 June 2017 by Taschen
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              Redoute. Book of Flowers
               

              Redoute. Book of Flowers (Hardback)

              By Lack, H. Walter

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              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 ...

              ISBN 9783836568937
              Published 1 October 2017 by Taschen
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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
              Published 1 May 2018 by Prestel
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