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The splendour of the tree: an illustrated history

The splendour of the tree: an illustrated history

Kingsbury, Noël, author; Jones, Andrea, 1960- illustrator

Written by Dr Noel Kingsbury - a world-class expert on plants and the environment - this book celebrates the wonder, mystery, beauty, and utility of the tree. It pays homage to 100 key species of tree - chosen for their cultural, economic, or historical signicance and their importance in the natural world - and includes an indispensable cultivation section that advises on the care and selection of trees for the home garden

Book. English.
Published London: Frances Lincoln, 2014
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Available at Compton Road.

  • Compton Road – One available in 582.1

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    46649077 582.1 Adult non fiction Available
  • Central Lending – Earliest copy due back 2nd June

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    46643680 582.1 Adult non fiction Due back 2nd June


Statement of responsibility: Noel Kingsbury ; photographed by Andrea Jones
ISBN: 0711235805, 9780711235809
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 288 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 30 cm
Subject: Popular Science.; Trees.; Popular Science and Mathematics.