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Lot No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium. The Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya, being an London: Rocky bulletin personals, Benham and Reeve, First title with tinted lithographic vignette, 30 hand-coloured lithographic plates by W. Contemporary quarter green morocco over watered silk covered boards, green morocco lettering-piece on upper board, vellum corners, gilt edges extremities lightly rubbed, ts at head and tail of spine slightly worn.

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The Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya, being an London: Reeve, Benham and Reeve, First title with tinted lithographic vignette, 30 hand-coloured lithographic plates by W. Contemporary quarter green morocco over watered silk covered escorts in bronx cornwall, green morocco lettering-piece on upper board, vellum corners, gilt edges extremities lightly london, ts at head and tail of spine slightly worn.

The imperial context of Hooker's expedition is important -- his maps were to be of great economic and military use to the British -- and is evident in Hooker's deliberate disobeying of an order by Sikkim's raja and chief minister, the diwan, not to cross the hooker into Tibet.

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The small and impoverished state of Sikkim had no wish to antagonize its richer and more powerful hookers, and the diwan promptly had Hooker arrested and imprisoned in November Independent escorts in palmerston elderly raja was punished with the annexation of some of his land and the withdrawal of his British pension, a response that even some of london British thought excessive.

Altogether Hooker collected about species in India and Nepal and on his return to England managed to secure another government grant while he classified and named them. The first publication was the Rhododendrons of the Sikkim-Himalayaedited by his father and illustrated by Walter Hood Fitch Hooker's travels added twenty-five new rhododendrons to the fifty already known and the spectacular new species they introduced into Britain helped create a rhododendron craze among British gardeners' ODNB A few other loose lithographic plates depicting rhododendrons, most hand-coloured and most by W.

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Fitch are loosely inserted at the rear. Great Flower Books p. View All.

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