Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: With the cooperation of the Dept. of Botany at the U. of Texas and the National Wildflower Research Ctr., Andrews does for wildflowers what she did for peppers in her Peppers: the Domesticated Capsicums namely combine her striking botanical art with an informative text to create a volume of both art. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Jean Andrews is a true Renaissance Woman: author, lecturer, artist, naturalist and gourmet cook. She has gathered fifty-two strikingly beautiful American wildflowers which she has paired with a treatise giving the common name, the scientific name, family, origin, range, description, bloom period, pollinators, habitat requirements, propagation, remarks & etymology, and references.
My plant paintings are composites through time which present the generalized growth pattern of the plant, not only with the buds, the mature flower in various aspects-front, side, back-on to the seed pods but also the roots. This is a view of a plant impossible to capture with the camera.”
She presents a true wildflower florilegium a gathering of flowers, a treatise on flowers for our enjoyment. Illustrated and written with the cooperation of the National Wildflower Research Center and the Department of Botany at the University of Texas at Austin, the Florilegium also has observations by E. Arthur Bell, immediate past Director of the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew, England and Ghillean T. Prance, current Director of the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew.
About the Author: Known internationally as the "Pepper Lady" since the publication of her book Peppers: The Domesticated Capsicums, JEAN ANDREWS was a distinguished alumna from the University of North Texas, where she received her Ph.D., and from the University of Texas at Austin where she received a B.S. and was also named to the Hall of Honor of the College of Natural Sciences. Named to Who’s Who in Food and Wine in Texas, Andrews was the author and illustrator of thirteen books, as well as numerous articles on peppers, wildflowers and shells. She lived in Austin, Texas.
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0929398432I3N00
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0929398432I5N00
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2773418392
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press, 1992. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0929398432
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press, 1992. Buchzustand: Very Good. 1st. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP10022895
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press, Denton, 1992. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. First Edition. Denton : University of North Texas Press , 1992 Dust jacket very good, illustration of purple coneflowers on front. Light green cloth, very good, lite wear to edges. Foreword by Ghillean T. Prance & introduction by E. Arthur Bell, 125 pgs . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 3734
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press, 1992. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Book is in great condition!! Cover shows very little edge wear and corners are gently rubbed. Pages have very minimal markings. FAST SHIPPING W/USPS TRACKING!!!. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 490001794
Buchbeschreibung University of North Texas Press, 1992. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Near Fine. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Large format hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, a fine gift copy, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "Her striking botanical art and informative text combine to create a book of both artistic and scientific value" ; 125 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 041737
Buchbeschreibung Univ of North Texas Pr, Denton, Texas, U.S.A., 1992. Oversize Hardback. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. First Edition. A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 125 pages. Andrews pairs fifty-two strikingly beautiful American wildflowers with a treatise giving the common name, scientific name, family origin, range, description, bloom period, pollinators, habitat requirements, propagation, remarks and etymology, and refrences. Size: XL. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 116611
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97809293984333.0