Title: Pollen: the Hidden Sexuality of Flowers>>>>...
Publication Date: 2009
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
264 printed pages. Colour photogrphic plates throughout. Complete with original striking dustwrapper in near fine condition. Edited by Alexander Papadakis. Exploring the extraordinary beauty and structure of pollen grains invisible to the naked eye. This book is the result of the shared fascination of an artist and a scientist with the perfect design of organisms too small to be seen without a microscope. Pollen is a unique interpretation of a magical world that no other book on the subject has ever been able to achieve. Published in collaboration with Kew Royal Botanic Gardens. IP Book Awards 2007 Gold Medal winner for Outstanding Book of the Year - Most Original Concept. Never before seen scanning electron microscope images are unique to the book. It will appeal to scientists, artists and photographers alike. Bookseller Inventory # 4195