Concise Flowers of the Himalaya

Paperback | April 15, 1999

byOleg Polunin, Adam Stainton

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Based on the same authors' definitive and highly acclaimed Flowers of the Himalayas, the concise edition retains all of the colour illustrations and black-and-white drawings of its parent volume. The descriptions of the species have been abbreviated and are mostly limited to those illustrated,in order to produce a more portable and less expensive book. The geographical area covered remains the same, however - from the Nepal-Sikim border in the south-east to the north-eastern India-Pakistan border, with the Tibet border to the north. The sub-tropical flora found at lower altitudes towardsthe south has been omitted, with the exception of a few major species.

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Based on the same authors' definitive and highly acclaimed Flowers of the Himalayas, the concise edition retains all of the colour illustrations and black-and-white drawings of its parent volume. The descriptions of the species have been abbreviated and are mostly limited to those illustrated,in order to produce a more portable and les...

Polunin was a renowned botanist and plant photographer.
Format:PaperbackDimensions:424 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.87 inPublished:April 15, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019564414X

ISBN - 13:9780195644142

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