For sale is a lot of three books dealing with orchids in various parts of the world. The three books in this lot:
Orchids of Kenya - Joyce Stewart. Hardcover with dust jacket. 176 pages. Timber Press, 1996. Book looks unread while dust jacket shows some light shelf wear and scuffing with a small crease at the lower front edge. This book deals with al the epiphytic species, the lianes in the genus Vanilla, and the terrestrial kinds. They are all described as to where they grow in Kenya, when it flowers, and approximately two-thirds of the species are illustrated in color. Indexed.
Orchid Hunting in the Lost World (and Elsewhere in Venezuela) - Dunsterville. Hardcover with dust jacket. 280 pages. American Orchid Society, West Palm Beach. 1988. Spine caps lightly bumped otherwise book looks unread. Dust jacket shows some shelf wear and scuffing. Contains 64 articles that first appeared in the American Orchid Society Bulletin spanning four decades and dealing with Venezuela's 1,200 orchid species. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.
The Manual of Cultivated Orchid Species - Bechtel, Cribb, and Launert. Hardcover with dust jacket, revised edition. 444 pages. The MIT Press, 1986. Spine caps lightly bumped otherwise the book looks unread. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear and scuffing. Comprehensive text for orchid growers with over 700 color photographs.
All three books are large with a combined shipping weight of over 10 pounds.