Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest
By Cooper, Wendy and Cooper, William T.
Pp. xiii, (3), 616; 1230 color illustrations from paintings by W. Cooper), some color maps, numerous small text-figures (line-drawings). Publisher’s original color pictorial laminated boards, in matching elaborate color pictorial dust jacket, thick 4to. This well-illustrated work covers the fruiting plants of Australia's tropical rainforest in Queensland. Over 2,400 species are described with 1,236 illustrated in full color. Each species description is accompanied by a line illustration of its leaf except in those species that are leafless. With vivid color illustrations, this work stands as the most important work ever published on tropical Australian botany. No ownership marks and no signs of use – a mint copy.
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|Condition Description||A fine (new) copy.|