The New York Botanical Garden: Revised and Updated Edition

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The New York Botanical Garden: Revised and Updated Edition

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In The New York Botanical Garden, the institution’s statement­in a position history and collections are presented in one magnifi­cent volume. Through hundreds of exquisite photographs and reproductions of rare botanical art, the book celebrates this urban oasis’s 125th year as a spot of unparalleled attractiveness in New York City and as an the world over renowned leader in plant research and conservation. This revised edi­tion includes more than 200 new photographs and features added sections that supply in-depth views of the extraor­dinary plants, spectacular gardens, and award-winning architecture that outline the 250-acre landscape. Archival and recent photographs beautifully document the Garden’s illustrious history and its ongoing development alongside essays that describe the origins and purpose of a botanical garden and provide an interesting take a look at the Garden’s groundbreaking scientific discoveries since its founding in 1891.