Vanilla : Travels in Search of the Ice Cream Orchid

By: Ecott, Tim

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xx.278 pgs. Fine Hardcover in Fine dust jacket, clean and unmarked. Contents: List of Illustrations, Prologue, Foreword, Black Flower, An Indian Secret, The City That Perfumed the World, Mexican Money, From an English Garden, Ile Bourbon, Creole Hearts, The Slave's Crime, Homage to Albius, Empress of Tahiti, Murder in Madagascar, Ice Cream and Perfume, The Admiral's Legacy, Vanilla Prince, Epilogue, Acknowledgements, Select Bibliography. ISBN 0802117759. 1729.

Title: Vanilla : Travels in Search of the Ice Cream Orchid

Author Name: Ecott, Tim

Categories: Gift Ideas, Herb and Plant Lore, Ethnobotany, Botany, Gardening, Horticulture, Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, Animals, Nature, Natural Sciences, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Berkeley, California, U.S.A., Grove Press: 2004

ISBN Number: 0802117759

ISBN Number 13: 9780802117755

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: 8vo - 7¾ - 9¾ Inches Tall

Seller ID: 1729

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