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Plantas de los Bosques de Chile [Plants from the Woods and Forests of Chile]

Flora / FaunaOut of Print

By: Martin Gardner (Author), Paulina Hechenleitner (Author), Josefina Hepp (Author), Gülnur Ekşi (Illustrator), Işık Güner (Illustrator), HRH Prince Charles (Foreword By), Michelle Bachelet Jeria (Foreword By)

202 pages, 81 plates with colour illustrations; b/w distribution map

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh

Hardback | slipcase | Mar 2016 | #229497 | ISBN-13: 9781910877050
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About this book

Language: Spanish

This exquisite volume, featuring 81 unique commissioned water colour paintings represents the labour and observations of three talented award-winning artists. Gülnur Eksi, Isik Güner and Hülya Korkmaz, have painstakingly and accurately recorded the minutest of details to bring alive the beautiful plant life from a fascinating part of the world. It covers trees, shrubs, climbers, herbaceous and bulbous plant species, some of which have never been painted before. The text is non-technical and includes details about distribution, habitat, conservation, cultivation and uses.

Summary in Spanish:
Este exquisito volumen, con 81 acuarelas únicas representan a los tres artistas galardonados. Gülnur Eksi, Isik Güner y Hülya Korkmaz, que cuidadosamente y con precisión han registrado los más mínimos detalles para recrear la hermosa vida de las plantas de una parte fascinante del mundo. Cubre las especies de árboles, arbustos, trepadoras, herbáceas y plantas bulbosas, algunas de los cuales nunca han sido antes pintadas. El texto es de carácter no técnico e incluye detalles acerca de la distribución, hábitat, conservación, cultivo y usos.

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