No Ill Nature: The Surprising History and Science of Poison Ivy and Its Relatives
Detail of an illustration of poison ivy from Otto Wilhelm Thomé’s 1885 book, Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz in Wort und Bild für Schule und Haus. (The Graphics Fairy)
Art historian Jane E. Boyd, Ph.D., works as an independent curator and a freelance writer and editor in Philadelphia. Joseph Rucker, Ph.D., a biochemist, is the director of research and development at Integral Molecular, a Philadelphia biotechnology firm. The authors would like to thank Michael Gross, Joel T. Fry, and Anne Boyd.
In the printed version of this article, we incorrectly transliterated Rikou Majima’s name. We regret this error.