By: Henderson, Andrew, Galeano, Gloria and Bernal, Roderigo
New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1995
Seller ID: 014536
Condition: As New
Illustrated, octavo, pp x, 352, paperback, a neat signature on the front endpaper, otherwise a very good copy indeed, virtually as new. [This user-friendly and authoritative book will serve scientists, growers, and sightseers as a guide to the 67 genera and 550 species of naturally occurring palms found in the Americas. Its purpose is to give an introduction to the diversity of palms and allow almost anyone to identify a palm from this part of the world. Providing scientifically accurate descriptions and a rich supply of illustrations, including color photos taken in the wild of over 256 speci... View More...