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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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