We will post here Readers' letters about Conifers Around the World.

Kent Kainulainen


The books are magnificent. The brief species desciptions with a focus on diagnostic characters are very informative and the excellent photos are a treat!

Dave Kensy

Massachusetts, United States

"The books are stunningly beautiful. The amount of information on conifers in general in Volume 1 is amazing. The photography is the about the best I've ever seen. In a single word: Brilliant!

Dario Ciaramella

Science and Management of Nature from the University of Bologna

"I use Conifers Around the World like an infinite source of information. I read it almost every day. It influenced my life very much."

Nancy Weatherill

"He tells me that they were in excellent condition, and that they seemed beautiful. With many thanks for all your help and attention."

Janie Clifford

Glouchester, UK

"I am delighted with the books. A fantastic effort and a marvellous way to explore the  trees of the world. I was a little surprised there were no conifers in Madagascar having recently visited the island, but this is explained. Terrific book!"

Sue Molloy

Christchurch Botanic Gardens
New Zealand

"We have now received Conifers Around the World vols 1 - 2. Thank you so much for... having the authors provide their signatures. What beautifully presented books - they will be of great pride in our library."

Dr. Larisa Orlova

Komarov Botanical Institute
St. Petersburg, Russia

"Dear Zsolt and Istvan,
I got [Conifers Around the World] and my colleagues and I have gladly exploring and admire your book!!! I think it is the best book on conifers in the world!

Dougal Weaver

Batesford, Victoria, Australia

"About half an hour ago I walked into our home, carrying a quite heavy parcel which had come all the way from Hungary...