Orchid in Lore and LegendBook - 2000
An elegant, historical survey of the orchid which treats the flower's place in legend; it chronicles the adventurers who introduced these marvels, then discusses the orchids place in art, literature, cuisine & even magic. Period engravings.
Publisher: Portland, Ore. : Timber Press : 2000
Branch Call Number: 716.45 B455o
Characteristics: 184p illus