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Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Ελεωνόρα Ποίημα του Νίκου Εγγονόπουλου - Νίκος Εγγονόπουλος, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

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Πορτρέτο του Pierre Magnol

The French Botanist Pierre Magnol (1638-1715)

One of the pioneers of botanical science, the important French in origin Pierre Magnol (1638 – 1715), will be the protagonist of the two following tributes on his life and work, which, as with some of his caliber, both the one and the other are inseparably intertwined.

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Ο Νέος Ναός Παναγίας Τήνου των Παναγιωτάκου & Μητσάκη - Πρόσθια Άποψη

Our Lady of Tinos Study of Panagiotakos – Mitsakis

The study of Kyriakoulis Panagiotakos and Nikolaos Mitsakis for the new Church of Our Lady of Tinos – a study which completed in 1931 – and all the events that followed, are the main themes of the second article of the series, which is dedicated to the first of them, the important Greek Modernist architect of Interwar.

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Ο Καθένας Νομίζει πώς Είμαι Ένας Κανίβαλος - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Yambo Ouologuem

When Black Men’s Teeth Speak Out – Yambo Ouologuem

Yambo Ouologuem, originally from Mali, West Africa, was one of the most important writers of the 20th century, although he was wrote only 3 books and a few poems in the French language. While his poetry has not been collected, here’s a representative one, entitled ‘When Black Men’s Teeth Speak Out’.

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Κλιματιζόμενος Εφιάλτης - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Χένρι Μίλερ

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare – Henry Miller

With the ‘Air-Conditioned Nightmare’ begins yet another fruitful writing period for Henry Miller, having just returned to the US from Europe in 1939 and World War II. Here is given an excerpt from this work, together with the autobiographical documentary ‘The Henry Miller Odyssey’ directed by Robert Snyder.

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Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Joseph Hardwick Pemberton

Joseph Pemberton & Hybrid Musk Roses

Joseph Pemberton, an Anglican clergyman, has emerged as one of the most important rose breeders of the twentieth century. It is its own work the creation of Hybrid Musk Roses group – large robust bushes whith strong fragrance and more or less continuously flowering in gigantic clusters.

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Pomegranate Planting Instructions & Guidelines

The fourth part of the unfailing popular tribute to the commercial cultivation of Pomegranate, has as its main topic the planting of young trees in a new orchard, along with a brief reference to the activities and infrastructure works as well as the treatment of saplings immediately after planting.

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Cork Oak Tree (Quercus suber), The Famous

Cork Oak tree (Quercus suber) is the only topic of the following article. In addition, it is the only producer of cork, being a valuable source of wealth for the few countries in which it grows naturally and / or cultivates. Here, however, reference will be made mainly to its amazing ornamental side.

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Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

Read More »

Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Ελεωνόρα Ποίημα του Νίκου Εγγονόπουλου - Νίκος Εγγονόπουλος, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Καλλιτέχνη

Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

Read More »
Πορτρέτο του Pierre Magnol

The French Botanist Pierre Magnol (1638-1715)

One of the pioneers of botanical science, the important French in origin Pierre Magnol (1638 – 1715), will be the protagonist of the two following tributes on his life and work, which, as with some of his caliber, both the one and the other are inseparably intertwined.

Read More »
Ο Νέος Ναός Παναγίας Τήνου των Παναγιωτάκου & Μητσάκη - Πρόσθια Άποψη

Our Lady of Tinos Study of Panagiotakos – Mitsakis

The study of Kyriakoulis Panagiotakos and Nikolaos Mitsakis for the new Church of Our Lady of Tinos – a study which completed in 1931 – and all the events that followed, are the main themes of the second article of the series, which is dedicated to the first of them, the important Greek Modernist architect of Interwar.

Read More »
Ο Καθένας Νομίζει πώς Είμαι Ένας Κανίβαλος - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Yambo Ouologuem

When Black Men’s Teeth Speak Out – Yambo Ouologuem

Yambo Ouologuem, originally from Mali, West Africa, was one of the most important writers of the 20th century, although he was wrote only 3 books and a few poems in the French language. While his poetry has not been collected, here’s a representative one, entitled ‘When Black Men’s Teeth Speak Out’.

Read More »
Κλιματιζόμενος Εφιάλτης - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Χένρι Μίλερ

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare – Henry Miller

With the ‘Air-Conditioned Nightmare’ begins yet another fruitful writing period for Henry Miller, having just returned to the US from Europe in 1939 and World War II. Here is given an excerpt from this work, together with the autobiographical documentary ‘The Henry Miller Odyssey’ directed by Robert Snyder.

Read More »
Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Joseph Hardwick Pemberton

Joseph Pemberton & Hybrid Musk Roses

Joseph Pemberton, an Anglican clergyman, has emerged as one of the most important rose breeders of the twentieth century. It is its own work the creation of Hybrid Musk Roses group – large robust bushes whith strong fragrance and more or less continuously flowering in gigantic clusters.

Read More »

The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Pomegranate Planting Instructions & Guidelines

The fourth part of the unfailing popular tribute to the commercial cultivation of Pomegranate, has as its main topic the planting of young trees in a new orchard, along with a brief reference to the activities and infrastructure works as well as the treatment of saplings immediately after planting.

Read More »

Cork Oak Tree (Quercus suber), The Famous

Cork Oak tree (Quercus suber) is the only topic of the following article. In addition, it is the only producer of cork, being a valuable source of wealth for the few countries in which it grows naturally and / or cultivates. Here, however, reference will be made mainly to its amazing ornamental side.

Read More »

Eleonora, A Poem by Nikos Engonopoulos

During this incomprehensible period, we are accompanied by the “Eleonora” poem of the great Greek surrealist artist Nikos Engonopoulos, which is included in its poetic collection, that bears the timely surreal title “Do Not Distract the Driver”. … And what can we do if “The Driver is Asleep”?

Read More »