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The Resource The cabaret of plants : botany and the imagination, Richard Mabey

The cabaret of plants : botany and the imagination, Richard Mabey

Label
The cabaret of plants : botany and the imagination
Title
The cabaret of plants
Title remainder
botany and the imagination
Statement of responsibility
Richard Mabey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Richard Mabey's characteristically lyrical and informative tone, this book explores plant species which have challenged our imaginations, awoken that cliched but real human emotion of wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty and belief. Picked from every walk of life, they encompass crops, weeds, medicines, religious gathering-places and a water lily named after a queen
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1941-
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Mabey, Richard
Dewey number
  • 580
  • 580
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Human-plant relationships
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
The cabaret of plants : botany and the imagination, Richard Mabey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781861976628
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9781861976628
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The cabaret of plants : botany and the imagination, Richard Mabey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781861976628
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9781861976628
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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