The Orchid in Lore and Legend - Berliocchi, Luigi, and Griffiths, Mark (Editor), and Rosenberg, Lenore (Translated by)

The orchid is the most evocative of flowers, inspiring in some of its admirers a fanaticism akin to madness, as demonstrated in Susan Orlean's popular novel "The Orchid Thief." This elegant survey of the orchid treats its place in legend and suggests the impact that these exotic plants had on the temperate European mind. Berliocchi chronicles the ...

The Orchid in Lore and Legend 2010, Timber Press (OR)

ISBN-13: 9780881926163

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Orchid in Lore and Legend 2000, Timber Press (OR)

ISBN-13: 9780881924916