By: Koinberg, Edvard ( Edward ); with Essays By Henning Mankell and Tore Frangsmyr ( Carl Linnaeus related)
Cologne, Germany, Koln ( Cologne ), Germany: Taschen Books, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Not Signed
Seller ID: 151788
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine (see description)
----------hardcover, about 9.5 x 12.5 inches, a Near Fine copy with a wee bit of light rubbing, unpaginated ( 280 pages), packed with stunning colour photos, ---"The secret sex life of plants and flowers --The notion of plant sexuality was initiated by Swedish botanist and physician Carl Linnaeus (1707 - 1778). Working with his collection of over 20,000 specimens, Linnaeus grouped flowers and plants in a Calendarium Florae, and systematically classified plant species by the number and arrangement of their reproductive parts, drawing direct parallels with human sexual organs. Highly contr... View More...