160 pages, 13.38 × 11.38 × 0.62 in
March 1, 2000
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0821226657
ISBN - 13: 9780821226650
From the Publisher
One Hundred Flowers features 100 exquisite colour portraits of dahlias, roses, anemones, poppies, pansies, orchids, tulips, azaleas, peonies, and other flowers in luscious detail. Each variety is coupled with a brief description, including tips about cultivation, as well as comprehensive notes about the major flower groups, all written by a distinguished botanistmaking the book as useful as it is beautiful. One Hundred Flowers also includes an introduction by popular garden author and lecturer Sydney Eddison and a critical essay by celebrated photography critic A.D. Coleman.
About the Author
Harold Feinstein began his career in photography in 1946 at the age of 15. Four years later, Edward Steichen had purchased his work for the permanent collection at MoMA. A.D. Coleman is a media critic who has been widely published. He frequently contributes to ARTnews, Photography in New York, and others. Sydney Eddison is a popular lecturer and gardener. She writes frequently for Fine Gardening, Organic Gardening, Horticulture, and others.
From Our Editors
This is a beautiful and exquisite photographic essay of flowers in all of their splendour. Featuring luscious portraits of dahlias, roses, anemones, poppies, pansies, orchids, tulips, azaleas and peonies that positively drip with colour and life, these full-page colour layouts enable you to explore each flower`s complexities and intricacies. One Hundred Flowers teaches you the elaborate structure of the flowers as well as an explanation of the role they play in their reproduction. Photographed by Harold Feinstein, this is pure horticultural decadence!