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

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
BKL
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Hansen, Eric
Dewey number
  • 635.9341
  • 635.9/344
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Plant collectors
  • Nursery growers
  • Orchid industry
  • Orchids
  • Hansen, Eric
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
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-272)
Control code
ocm46389300
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 272 p.
Isbn
9780679771838
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46389300
Label
Orchid fever : a horticultural tale of love, lust, and lunacy, Eric Hansen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-272)
Control code
ocm46389300
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 272 p.
Isbn
9780679771838
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46389300

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