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Botanicum is a stunningly curated guide to plant life. This beautiful book is also available as a limited edition collector's edition.
With artwork from Katie Scott of Animalium fame, Botanicum will create the experience unique to Welcome to the Museum of exploring a fascinating exhibition from the pages of a beautiful book.
From perennials to bulbs to tropical exotica, Botanicum is a wonderful feast of botanical knowledge complete with superb cross sections of how plants work.
About the Authors
Kathy Willis is director of science at Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew.
She is also professor of long-term ecology and a fellow of Merton College, both at Oxford University.
Winner of several awards, she has spent over 20 years researching and teaching biodiversity and conservation at Oxford and Cambridge.
Katie Scott graduated from University of Brighton in 2011. Her work draws influences from traditional medical and botanical illustration, both in aesthetic and subject matter.
Her work plays with the ideas of scientific uncertainty and speculation, fabricating the inner and outer workings of the world. Her illustrations depict a familiar yet fantasy vision of plants, humans and minerals.
ISBN: 9781783705344 ISBN-10: 1783705345 Series: Welcome To The Museum Audience:
Boxed, Slipcased or Casebound
Number Of Pages: 112 Published: 8th September 2016 Publisher: Templar Publishing Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 39.0 x 29.0
Weight (kg): 2.66