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Orchid fever : a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy, Eric Hansen

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Orchid fever : a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy
Title
Orchid fever
Title remainder
a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy
Statement of responsibility
Eric Hansen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the lesser-known political and bureaucratic adventures surrounding the orchid; reveals its esoteric uses, from elephant medicine to aphrodisiac; and considers its horticultural mysteries and the lengths to which some have gone for its cultivation. Reprint
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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198560
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hansen, Eric
Dewey number
635.9344
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hansen, Eric
  • Plant collectors
  • Nursery growers
  • Orchid industry
  • Orchids
Target audience
adult
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a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy
Label
Orchid fever : a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy, Eric Hansen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-272)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
368159
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 272 pages
Isbn
9780679451419
Lccn
99044582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679451419
  • (Sirsi) ABW-2360
Label
Orchid fever : a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy, Eric Hansen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-272)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
368159
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 272 pages
Isbn
9780679451419
Lccn
99044582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679451419
  • (Sirsi) ABW-2360

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