Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest

By Cooper, Wendy and Cooper, William T.

SKU# 16587

$ 210.00

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.

Publisher Nokomis Editions
Publisher Place Melbourne
Date Published 2004
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (new) copy.
ISBN 0-9581742-1-0
Limited Edition