The Orchid in Lore and LegendBook - 2000
An elegant, historical survey of the orchid which treats the flower's place in legend; it chronicles the adventurers who introduced these marvels, then discusses the orchids place in art, literature, cuisine & even magic. Period engravings.
Publisher: Portland, OR : Timber Press, 2000
Characteristics: 184 p. : ill. ; 24 cm