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Martius. The Book of Palms (Klotz)
The World of Ornament (Klotz)

Martius. The Book of Palms

The World of Ornament

Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.7 in., 568 pages
$ 19.99
Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.7 in., 824 pages
$ 19.99
From an epic Amazonian journey to an unrivalled botanic catalog, von Martius' Natural History of Palms, featuring 240 illustrations of the mighty palm tree.

“Beautifully detailed... A landmark in taxonomic description, botanical illustration
and the realistic representation of species in the landscape.”
The Financial Times, London
An almanac of ornament. This far-reaching compendium brings together the two greatest encyclopedic collections of ornament of the 19th century to provide an indispensable reference book.

“...a magnificent encyclopedia of adornment.”
The Wall Street Journal, New York