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Thesaurus Dracularum, Fascicules 1-7 (7-Volume Set)

MonographOut of Print

Series: Thesaurus Dracularum

By: Carlyle A Luer (Author), Rodrigo Escobar R (Author), Stig Dalström (Illustrator)

464 pages, 105 colour plates, b/w line drawings, b/w distribution maps

Missouri Botanical Garden Press

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #13367 | ISBN: 0915279282
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About this book

Language: Bilingual in English and German

Thesaurus Dracularum is a series of 7 elephant folio (11.75 inches by 16.5 inches) format books featuring more than 100 illustrations of orchids of the Genus Dracula. Executed in watercolor by modern orchidologist and botanical illustrator Stig Dalström, we are shown the inner beauty of a truly daunting and at times unsettling genus. These prints and the folios containing them must be seen to be appreciated.

Each of the seven fascicles has a glue-bound spine, which should ease taking out the plates for framing or binding into a larger book. Fascicles 1 to 6 each contain one larger, folded two-page plate. Fascicle 7 contains a leaflet with instructions for binding.

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