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'Lilies of the World' Woodcock and Stern (Book)
BK-13 'Lilies of the World' their Cultivation & Classification. Woodcock and Stern. 1952 Second edition. 431 pages. Many black and white prints plus pen and ink drawings. Inside front leaf is stamped B & D Lilies, 330 "P" St. Port Townsend, WA 98368 with a penciled price of 35 pounds or about $70. USD. A very concise and authoritative text written for those more knowledgeable of the subject of lilies but it is an excellent resource book for those new to the subject. Red cloth cover. Some wear but in very nice condition. $69.95 plus postage.
Wild Lily bulbs making up the genus Lilium belong to the family Liliaceae comprising of approximately 200 genera made up of approximately 2,000 lily species. There are in the neighborhood of 110 to 120 Lilium species depending on whose classification you reference. For the full article, click Knowledge Base