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5 edition of Curatorial Practices for Botanic Gardens found in the catalog.

Curatorial Practices for Botanic Gardens

by Hohn Timothy

  • 122 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening,
  • Architecture,
  • Science,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Landscape,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Architecture / Landscape,
  • Reference,
  • Botanical Gardens,
  • Curatorship

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10896924M
    ISBN 100759110638
    ISBN 109780759110632

    Get this from a library! Great botanic gardens of the world. [Sara Oldfield; Botanic Gardens Conservation International.] -- "Produced in association with Botanic Gardens Conservation International, Great Botanic Gardens of the World is a celebration of the world's finest . Get a comprehensive tour of the island of Bonaire during this hour excursion from Kralendijk. Learn about the history of Bonaire through visits to landmarks such as the salt pans and slave huts, visit a museum in Rincon, then see the flamingo sanctuary at Goto Lake/5(17).

    A botanical garden is a place where plants, especially ferns, conifers and flowering plants, are grown and displayed for the purposes of research, conservation, and distinguishes them from parks and pleasure gardens where plants, usually with showy flowers, are grown for public amenity only. Botanical gardens that specialize in trees are sometimes referred to as arboretums. interpreted for botanic gardens’ policies and programmes by the International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation (IABGC). This was developed by BGCI in consultation with the many relevant parties as a framework to guide the work of botanic gardens for conservation and sustainable development (Wyse Jackson & Sutherland, ).

    I love this book, I've had a copy for many years, it's absolutely one of the best and most interesting books for those who love botanical art or art, Sarah Simblet has quite literally created some of the best handbooks for artists, no one is more dedicated or understanding of what the artist needs Teresa Wilkinson: One of those books you can pick up, spend a little time reading a section and. Curatorial practices for botanical gardens Timothy C Hohn Lanham, MD: Altamira Press, 1. Introduction: Museums, public gardens, and collections -- 2. Governing collections: policies, plans, and manuals -- 3. Building collections -- 4. Documenting collections -- 5. Preserving collections -- 6. Collections research -- 7. Collections and.


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