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Reviews of Around the World in 80 Trees

‘A joy to touch, to hold and to read’

‘An arboreal odyssey’.

‘Exquisite … abounds with discoveries’
New York Times

‘Clerc’s meticulous drawings … offer a level of detail even photographs
might not easily reveal’.
Publishers Weekly

‘One of the most quietly beautiful books of the year’
Daily Mail

‘An irresistible mix of science, culture, botany, history and vicarious travel’
Sydney Morning Herald

‘Beautifully illustrated and produced… a fond and fascinating look at the remarkable qualities of 80 different species of trees and how they’ve helped shape civilisation’
Irish Times

‘An erudite read that employs plant science to illuminate
how trees play a key role in every part of human life …
it makes for colourful armchair travelling too’.
National Geographic Traveller

‘Jonathan Drori’s deep-seated love of nature
is contagious in this tree-by-tree journey across countries
and continents … a book to take your time over’.
Wired Best Books of 2018

‘For casual plant lovers, hobby botanists and even more experienced
professionals alike, this rich work is worth the read’.
American Forests

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