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Marianne North : the Kew collection.

Author: Marianne North; Christopher Mills, (Librarian); Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Publisher: London : Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marianne North was a remarkable Victorian traveller and painter, who traversed the globe recording the world's flora with her paintbrush and writing her experiences in her journal. In 1879 she offered her painting collection numbering over 800 to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and at her own expense built a gallery to house them. Marianne stayed closely involved with the project, painting beautiful decorative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Catalogs
Named Person: Marianne North; Marianne North; Marianne North; Marianne North
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marianne North; Christopher Mills, (Librarian); Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
ISBN: 1842466658 9781842466650
OCLC Number: 1048826216
Notes: Introduction by Christopher Mills.
Awards: Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries (CBHL) Annual Literature Award - Nominee, 2020
Description: 304 pages : colour illustrations ; 31 cm

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Marianne North was a remarkable Victorian traveller and painter, who traversed the globe recording the world's flora with her paintbrush and writing her experiences in her journal. In 1879 she  Read more...

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