'Cultures, Cures and Curiosities' by Tony Dold and Susan Abraham explores and illustrates plants, poisons, histories, scientific information and facts, showcasing 40 plants of medicinal and cultural significance. It is beautifully illustrated with photographs and exquisite botanical paintings, as well as historical maps and travellers sketches. The author, Tony Dold is the curator of the Schonland Herbarium at Rhodes University and the artist Susan Abraham is an illustrator and designer who specialises in botanical subjects.
The Kirstenbosch Branch would like to invite you to join us for the launch of this fascinating book over a glass of wine and light snacks.
- When: Tuesday 25 February at 5:30pm.
- Where: Richard Crowie Hall, Kirstenbosch Gate 2.
- RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 21 February for catering purposes.