Chronicle Books Around the World in 80 Plants
An inspirational and beautifully illustrated book, Around the World in 80 Plants, by Jonathan Drori, tells the stories of 80 plants, revealing how their worlds are entwined with ours.
- Lucille Clerc brings the plants to life with beautiful illustrations
Imported.From the publisher: In his follow-up to the bestselling Around the World in 80 Trees, Jonathan Drori takes another trip across the globe, bringing to life the science of plants by revealing how their worlds are intricately entwined with our own history, culture and folklore. From the seemingly familiar tomato and dandelion to the eerie mandrake and Spanish moss" of Louisiana, each of these stories is full of surprises. Some have a troubling past, while others have ignited human creativity or enabled whole civilizations to flourish. With a colorful cast of characters all brought to life by illustrator Lucille Clerc, this is a botanical journey of beauty and brilliance.View all Chronicle Books Nature Viewing Guidebooks
9.4 x 6.3 x 1.2 inches
Jonathan Drori; illustrator: Lucille Clerc
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