from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A box, in the form of a book, used for keeping botanical specimens etc; drop-spine or clamshell box
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See sallenders.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as sellanders.
- n. A form of box designed to contain prints or drawings. See the quotation.
I have to disagree with solander- I quite likedalmost loved the Embargo scent..with a little less patchouli and lots more of white flowers and cloves it *would* have been love.
I'm with solander in loving Rhubarb, but it's his incenses that make me swoon: Dzongkha, Avignon, Timbuktu & Jubilation XXV.
His drawings and etchings have returned to their solander boxes in the print rooms of Europe and America, his great bound folios have been put back in place and — presumably — additional shelving has been set up to support the weight of the avalanche of recent publications devoted to him.
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