By Sato, Tony
Pp. (2), 345; 3006 individual color photos of cactus. Publisher’s original dark blue laminated boards (hardcover), color pictorial dust jacket lettered in white on the spine and in orange on the front cover, lg 4to (12 x 8 1/2 inches). A comprehensive color pictorial handbook of the cactus flora of the world. The work contains 3006 individual color photos of cactus listed alphabetically by their genus and species names; each listing includes their Japanese common names and any distinctive characters that are listed in English. There is a table of contents to their Latin names and an introduction to the work in English. The author personally took 95% of the photos, the rest came from a colleague. A rare, truly encyclopedic work, with superb color photos. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||Japan Cactus Planning Press|
|Publisher Place||Fukusima City|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A tiny bump to one corner; a bright and clean copy in fine (as new) condition in a fine dust jacket.|