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Details 1972 Bartholomew Pictorial Map of the World and its Flowers
$300.00

1972 Bartholomew Pictorial Map of the World and its Flowers

WorldFlowers-bartholomew-1972
$300.00
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1972 Bartholomew Pictorial Map of the World and its Flowers

WorldFlowers-bartholomew-1972

Incorporates beautiful illustrations a plants from all over the world.

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Title


World of Flowers.
  1972 (dated)     29 x 39 in (73.66 x 99.06 cm)

Description


This is a 1972 John Bartholomew and Barbara Everard pictorial map of the world and its flowers. A topographic world map on Goode's projection occupies the center. While few place names are provided, major bodies of water, landmasses, and islands are named. 161 beautiful illustrations of flora surround the central map. The plants are broken up into eleven geographic groups, which are, proceeding clockwise from the upper left: North America, Arctic, Europe, Mediterranean, Tropical and Central Africa, South Africa, Himalaya and China, Antarctic, Southeast Asia, Australasia, and Central and South America. Each plant is numerically identified and corresponds with indexes situated in the lower left and right corners.
Publication History and Census
This map was created and published by John Bartholomew and Son Limited and is based on painting by Barbara Everard. This map is well represented in institutional collections worldwide.

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