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DCOS has collected a large library of orchid books that DCOS members can borrow at no cost.
The following list of books are available to DCOS members.
Books can be picked up and should be returned at the DCOS meetings.
  General/Culture

100 Years of Orchids
Rittershausen, Wilma
A Guide to Orchids of the World
Hodgson, Margaret; Paine,
A History of the Orchid
Reinikka, Merle A.
ABC of Orchid Growing
Watkins, John V.
All About Growing Orchids
Bond, Rick
All About Growing Orchids
Dolezal, Robert J.
An Illusrated Treasury of Orchids
Anderson, Frank J.
An Illustrated Survey of Orchid Genera
Sheehan, Tom & Marion
An Illustrated Treasury of Orchids
Anderson, Frank J.
Anyone for Orchids?
Webber, Georgiana
Bloom-Again Orchids
White, Judy
Easy Orchids
Luebbermann, Mimi
Flora's Orchids
Nash, Ned; Croix, Isobyl La
Growing Orchids
American Orchid Society, Inc.
Growing Orchids
James, I.D.
Growing Orchids - The Specialist Orchid Grower
Rentoul, J.N.
Growing Orchids Book Two
Rentoul, J.N.
Growing Orchids Book Three
Rentoul, J.N.
Growing Orchids Book Four
Rentoul, J.N.
Home Orchid Growing
Northen, Rebecca Tyson
How to Grow House Plants
Pesch, Barbara
How to Grow Orchids
Edinger, Philip
Kew Gardening Guides Orchids
Stewart, Joyce
Manual of Orchids
Stewart, Joyce; Griffiths, Mark
Miniature Orchids
Frowine, Steven A.
Miniature Orchids
Northen, Rebecca Tyson
Orchid Biology Review and Perspectives, III
Arditti, Joseph
Orchid Biology Review and Perspectives, IV
Arditti, Joseph
Orchid Biology Review and Perspectives, V
Arditti, Joseph
Orchid Biology Reviews and Perspectives, I
Arditti, Joseph
Orchid Biology Reviews and Perspectives, II
Arditti, Joseph
Orchid Biology: Review and Perspectives, VII
Arditti, Joseph; Pridgeon, Alec
Orchid Genera Illustrated
Sheehan, Tom & Marion
Orchid Growing
Black, Peter McKenzie
Orchid Growing Basics
Schoser, Dr. Gustave
Orchid Growing Illustrated
Rittershausen, Brian & Wilma
Orchid Hunting in the Lost World
Dunsterville, G.C.K.;
Orchid Pests and Diseases
Watson, James B.
Orchid Species Culture
Baker, Margaret L.; Baker,
Orchids
Skelsey, Alice
Orchids
Allikas, Greg; Nash, Ned
Orchids & How to Grow Them
Sessler, Gloria Jean
Orchids an Illustrated Identifier and Guide to
Tibbs, Mide; Bilton, Ray
Orchids and Serendipity
Freed, Hugo
Orchids and Their Conservation
Koopowitz, Harold
Orchids and Their Cultivation
Sander, David
Orchids Flowers of Romance and Mystery
Kramer, Jack
Orchids Flowers of Romance and Mystery
West, Anthony
Orchids for Everyone
Williams, Brian
Orchids for Home and Garden
Fennell Jr., T.A.
Orchids From Botanical Register 1815-1847 the
Sprunger, Samuel
Orchids From the Botanical Register 1815-1847
Sprunger, Samuel
Orchids in Colour
Rittershausen, Brian & Wilma
Orchids Simplified
Jaworski, Henry
Orchids Simplified an Indoor Gardening Guide
Jaworski, Henry
Orchids Their Cultivation and Hybridization
Kang, Lee Chew
Orchids You Can Grow
Logan, Harry Britton
Popular Orchids
Rittershausen, Brian & Wilma
Sanders' Complete List of Orchid Hybrids
Society, American Orchid
The Best Orchids for Indoors
Fitch, Charles Marden
The Color Nature Library Orchids
Taylor, Peter
The Gardener's Guide to Growing Orchids
Fitch, Charles Marden
The Handbook on Orchid Nomenclature and
Greatwood, J.; Hunt, P F; Cribb,
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Orchids
Pridgeon, Alec
The Little Book of Orchids
Finnis, Jo
The New Encyclopedia Af Orchids
Croix, Isobyl La
The Orchid
Hunt, P. Francis
The Orchid Picture Book
McDowell Jr., Duane M.
The Orchids Natural History and Classification
Dressler, Robert L.
The World's Most Beautiful Orchids
Allikas, Greg; Nash, Ned
Ultimate Orchids 1
Sheehan, Thomas J.
Ultimate Orchids 2
Sheehan, Thomas J.
Ultimate Orchids 3
Sheehan, Thomas J.
Wily Violets & Underground Orchids
Bernardt, Peter
You Can Grow Orchids
Noble, Mary
  Genera Specific

Cattleya
The Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol. I
Withner, Carl L.
The Catteyas and Their Relatives Vol. II
Withner, Carl L.
The Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol. III
Withner, Carl L.
The Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol. IV
Withner, Carl L.
The Classic Cattleyas
Chadwick, A.A.; Chadwick,
Quality Stream Cattelyas
Japan Orchid Growers Assoc.

Dendrobiums
Dendrobium and its Relatives
Lavarack, Bill; Harris, Wayne;
Dendrobium Kingianum: A Unique Australian
Adams, Peter B.; Lawson, Sheryl
Dendrobiums an Introduction to the Species
Schelpe, Sybella; Stewart, Joyce

Oncidium-Odontoglossum
Odontoglossum
Bockemuhl, Leonore
The Odontoglossums
Duval, Leon
Orchids the Pictorial Encyclopedia of Oncidium
Zelenko, Harry; Chase, Mark W.

Paphiopedilum
Paphiopedilum
Braem, Dr. Guido J.
Slipper Orchids
Graham, Robin; Roy, Ronald
The Paphiopedilum Grower's Manual
Birk, Lance A.
The Slipper Orchids
Cash, Catherine
The Tropical Asiatic Slipper Orchids
Bennett, Keith S.
Tropical Slipper Orchids
Koopowitz, Harold

Phalaenopsis
Culture of the Phalaenopsis Orchid
Gordon, Bob
Genus Phalaenopsis
Ph.D., Herman R. Sweet
Growing Phalaenopsis at Home
Neal, James
Phalaenopsis a Monograph
Christenson, Eric A.
Phalaenopsis Culture: A Worldwide Survey
Gordon, Bob
Phalaenopsis Culture: A Worldwide Survey
Gordon, Bob
You Can Grow Phalaenopsis Orchids
Noble, Mary

Miscellaneous
The Genus Pleione
Cribb, Phillip; Butterfield, Ian
The World of Catasetums
Holst, Arthur W.
Vandas and Ascocendas
Grove, David L.
  Regional Specific

An Introduction to the Orchids of Mexico
Wiard, Leon
Australian Native Orchids in Colour
Cady, Leo; Rotherham, E.R.
Beautiful Thai Orchid Species
Kamenemoto, Haruyuki
Field Guide to Orchids of North America
Williams, John G.; Williams,
Guatemala and Its Orchids
Behar, Moises; Tinschert, Otto
Lowland Orchids of Papua New Guinea
O'Byrne, Peter
Native Colombian Orchids Volume 2 
V., Pedro Ortiz
Native Colombian Orchids Volume 4
Ortiz, Pedro
Native Ecuadorian Orchids I
Dodson, Calaway H.; R.,
Native Ecuadorian Orchids II
Dodson, Calaway H.
Native Ecuadorian Orchids III
Dodson, Calaway H.
Native Ecuadorian Orchids IV
Dodson, Calaway H.
Native Ecuadorian Orchids V
Dodson, Calaway H.
Orchids of Bolivia
Ch., Roberto Vasquez; Ibisch,
Orchids of Borneo Vol. 2
Vermeulen, J.J.
Orchids of Borneo Vol. 3
Wood, J.J.
Orchids of Papua New Guinea
Millar, Andree
Orchids of Sarawak
Beaman, Teofila E.; Wood,
Orchids of Sumatra
Comber, J.B.
Orchids of the Singapore Botanic Gardens
Wing, Dr. Yam Tim
Orquideas De Orchids of Bolivia Vol I
Ch., Roberto Vasquez; Ibisch,
Orquideas Ornamentales De Colombia
V., Pedro Ortiz
Orquideas Ornamentales De Colombia
V., Pedro Ortiz; M., Alfonso
The Orchids of Bhutan
Pearce, N. R.; Cribb, P. J.
The Orchids of Madagascar
Puy, David Du; Cribb, Phillip;
The Wild Orchids of Arizona and New Mexico
Coleman, Ronald A.
Wild Orchids of the Middle Atlantic States
Gupton, Oscar W.; Swope, Fred