Immediately after an epic trip to the Amazonía of Brazil and Peru, the German botanist Von Martius created an exceptional catalog of the genres of palm tree. This encyclopedic treasure is a jewel of the botany of the XIXth century, which he emphasizes both for its meticulous classification and for its maps, its coloring sceneries and diagrams in cross section to admire the architecture of these magnificent trees.
Hard lid / Hardcover
Size / size: 14 x 19,5 cm
Pages / Pages: 568
After an epic Amazonian journey through Brazil and Peru, German botanist von Martius compiled an unsurpassed catalogs of all known it generates of palm. This exquisite encyclopedic treasury is to jewel of 19th-century botany, remarkable for its meticulous classification expert, it is for its maps expert, color landscapes, and cross-sectioned diagrams showing the architecture of these majestic trees.