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Hepper, F. N.

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Works: 91 works in 287 publications in 2 languages and 4,221 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Catalogs and collections  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Classification  Directories  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Biography  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger, Other
Classifications: QK73.G72, 580.74442195
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Most widely held works by F. N Hepper
Kew : Royal Botanic Gardens : gardens for science & pleasure by Kew Royal Botanic Gardens( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Pharaoh's flowers : the botanical treasures of Tutankhamun by F. N Hepper( Book )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 libraries worldwide
The golden face of Tutankhamun was garlanded with fresh flowers exquisitely preserved after 3,000 years in his innermost coffin. In the tomb a model of a granary was found full to the brim with seeds -- emmer wheat, fenugreek and chick-pea. Brooms of reed and grass used to tidy up after the burial remained intact. Usually ignored by grave robbers intent on gold, baskets, fabrics and papyri, timber and unguent vases buried with Tutankhamun have survived. Each chapter ofPharaoh's Flowerscarries detailed descriptions of the plant species found or represented in the tomb. The plants and flowers of ancient Egypt are brought back to life in this botanical exploration of the Pharaoh's tomb. This new, second edition of this important and fascinating book, first published in 1990,has been fully updated, to take account of recent finds and interpretations. New features include: a revised and annotated Further Reading section, now with a guide to websites; a glossary of botanical terms; a new diagram of the tomb; additional illustrations; and a Bible References section, keyed to the main text, with quotations from the Old Testament that illuminate ancient botanical knowledge and practices
Kew, gardens for science & pleasure by Kew Royal Botanic Gardens( Book )
14 editions published between 1900 and 1987 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the varied garden areas, ornamental structures, and greenhouses at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, with an overview of Kew's research activities in the botanical sciences
Flora of west tropical Africa; the British west African territories, Liberia, the French and Portuguese territories south of latitude 18° N. to Lake Chad, and Fernando Po by J Hutchinson( Book )
38 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Afrika, Florenwerke
Plant hunting for Kew ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Illustrated encyclopedia of Bible plants : flowers and trees, fruits and vegetables, ecology by F. N Hepper( Book )
13 editions published in 1992 in English and German and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Baker encyclopedia of Bible plants : flowers and trees, fruits and vegetables, ecology by F. N Hepper( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
"The Bible is full of references to trees and plants. Jesus himself frequently used flowers and fruits to illustrate his teaching. But which flower is meant by 'lily of the field'? Why did the Hebrews use the hissop plant to daub their lintels? What role did the olive tree and its fruit play in the ancient economy? This book sets out to answer these and many other questions. In recent years much scientific and archaeological research has been devoted to the botany of Bible lands, and many new and exciting facts discovered. Nigel Hepper has distilled the expertise of a long career at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and much information not readily available to the general reader, in this new and comprehensive study of the plants, flowers, trees and vegetables of Bible lands. The Baker Encyclopedia of Bible Plants will help the Bible reader to: understand the many Bible references to plants; grasp the meaning of Old Testament imagery; be involved with the everyday examples Jesus used in his teaching; find meaning in the symbolism of art which used flowers and plants; be informed about land use, misuse and conservation [how plants affected the culture, lifestyle and agriculture reflected in Scripture]." -- BOOK JACKET
Planting a Bible garden : a practical reference guide for the home gardener, schools, colleges, and churches in all climates of the world by F. N Hepper( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
The plants of Pehr Forsskal's flora Aegyptiaco-Arabica : collected on the Royal Danish Expedition to Egypt and the Yemen 1761-63 by F. N Hepper( Book )
11 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Planting a Bible garden : a good book practical guide by F. N Hepper( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The West African herbaria of Isert and Thonning : a taxonomic revision and an index to the IDC microfiche by F. N Hepper( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A century of Kew plantsmen : a celebration of the Kew Guild by Ray Desmond( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Scrophulariaceae by Shahina A Ghazanfar( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Lands of the Bible : from plants and creatures to battles and covenants by F. N Hepper( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Flora of West Tropical Africa by J Hutchinson( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Where the world began : the lands of the Bible by F. N Hepper( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Medicinal plants of Marakwet, Kenya by R. S Lindsay( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Lemnaceae by F. N Hepper( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Nigel Hepper Brits botanicus (1929-2013)
Frank Nigel Hepper English botanist
Hepper, F. N.
Hepper, F.N. 1929-2013
Hepper, F. N. (Frank Nigel)
Hepper, F. Nigel.
Hepper, F. Nigel 1929-2013
Hepper, F. Nigel (Frank Nigel)
Hepper, Frank N.
Hepper, Frank N. 1929-2013
Hepper, Frank Nigel
Hepper, Frank Nigel 1929-2013
Hepper, Nigel
Hepper, Nigel 1929-2013
Френк Найджел Геппер британський ботанік-систематик та флорист
Фрэнк Найджел Хеппер
فرانك نيجل هبر
Languages
English (199)
German (3)
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