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Natural History: Botany

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Natural History: Botany

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1 The Oxford Book of Garden Flowers
Anderson, E.B.; Balfour, A.P.; Fish, Margery & Wallis, Michael Oxford University Press London 1964 Hardback Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Nicholson, B.E. 
No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 207pp. Original boards, rubbed at the edges. Some small foxing spots to the top outer closed textblock edge. Dust jacket not price clipped and is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve (this does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 051534 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
12 Wild Flowers in Britain
Gathorne-Hardy, Robert ; illustrated from drawings and lithographs by John Nash, and from photographs; dust jacket design by John Nash B. T. Batsford Ltd 1948 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7z - 9z" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards - these are faded and patchy. The binding is nice and firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the Acknowledgments page. Other pages are predominantly clean but with occasional light foxing spots. Third edition, revised. The dust jacket has some foxing to the underside, lighter foxing to the outside, a previous owner's signature / name in pen on the front cover and some rubs, minor chips and short tears to the edges. Front flap of the dust jacket price clipped. pp. viii, 120, plates. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105796 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
 
2 Trees in Britain (A Puffin Picture Book, No. 31)
Badmin, S. R. Puffin | Penguin Books [c. 1943] 1943 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6z - 7z" tall 
Date of publication not stated but this is the second impression, c. 1943-44; was first published in November 1943. Slim stapled unpaginated booklet. Some light rubs to the spine and corners and a very short nick to the base of the spine. Centrefold staples have rusted, with some rust marks to the surrounding paper. There is a very pale stain to the top corner of the first couple of pages. Titles listed inside the front cover range from no. 4 to no. 34. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a slightly lower price in our Banbury shop if you would like to call in. 105779 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
13 Flora of Essex
Jermyn, Stanley T. ; with a section on the Bryophyta by Kenneth J. Adams Essex Naturalists' Trust Limited Colchester, Essex 1974 0904768015 / 9780904768015 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original green boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good condition overall. A bump to the bottom corner. Binding firm. A presentation inscription written in ink on the front pastedown. Fold out map at the back of the book in very good condition. The dust jacket is a little discoloured and has a few minor nicks to the edges. DJ not price clipped. Comes complete with map grid reference finder to locate National Grid Reference for species on maps throughout the book. pp. 302. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply for posting to UK islands; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 305323 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
3 The British Museum Flowers
Caygill, Marjorie The British Museum Press 2006 0714150444 / 9780714150444 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine, unmarked condition. 96pp. RRP. 9.99. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear). 102345 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
14 Carl Linnaeus: Travels
Linnaeus, Carl ; edited by David Black ; illustrated by Stephen Lee Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1979 0684159767 / 9780684159768 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original green boards. There are some small indentations to the back cover of the boards and dust jacket. Otherwise very good and clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 108pp. Pages are slightly darkened / tanned at the edges. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305327 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
4 Rocky Mountain Flowers: An Illustrated Guide for Plant-lovers and Plant-users
Clements, Frederic E. ; Clements, Edith S. The H. W. Wilson Company New York 1945 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Third edition. Fifth reprinting of 1949. pp. xxv, 390. There are some annotations to the pages in pen and pencil - not extensive. Boards are slightly bumped at the corners and a little rubbed at the spine ends and corners. There is a pale stain to the bottom outer closed textblock edge - pages themselves not affected, just the textblock edge. With 26 colour plates and 21 black and white. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305408 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
15 Ferdinand Bauer: The Nature of Discovery
Mabberley, David Merrell Holberton Publishers and The Natural History Museum London 1999 1858940877 / 9781858940878 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked; appears unread. 128pp. 1999. Lovely illustrations throughout. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A heavy book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply outside the UK mainland. Small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands; other overseas destinations are likely to incur an extra charge which will be charged at cost. Discount available for collection from our North Oxfordshire retail shop. 305154 
Price: 26.00 GBP

 
 
5 Historic Thorn Trees in The British Isles
Cornish, Vaughan Country Life Limited [c. 1941] London 1941 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original green boards, faded at the spine. Undated but is c. 1941. Previous owner's signature and date in pencil on the front pastedown. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and a little to prelims. Binding firm. 94pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105593 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
16 Britain's Rare Flowers
Marren, Peter T & A D Poyser | Published in association with Plantlife and English Nature 1999 085661114x / 9780856611148 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original green boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Binding firm and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is rubbed at the head of the spine. pp. xv, 334. 1999. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply for posting to UK islands; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 305191 
Price: 13.00 GBP

 
 
6 The Flowering Plants of the Tsitsikama Forest and Coastal National Park | Die Blomplante van die Tsitsikamabos en Seekus Nasionale Park
Courtenay-Latimer, M. ; Smith, G. G. National Parks Board of the Republic of South Africa 1967 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Dual language: English and Afrikaans. Paperback guide. The covers have discoloured / darkened. Pages are in clean condition, though slightly tanned at the edges. Binding sound. A reading crease to the spine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305419 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
17 Mr Marshal's Flower Album from The Royal Library at Windsor Castle
Marshal, Alexander ; introduction and commentary by John Fisher ; preface by Jane Roberts Victor Gollancz Limited London 1985 0575035366 / 9780575035362 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Original brown boards. The dust jacket is faded at the spine - spine titles illegible. Faint old pencil price mark at the top corner of the front endpaper and faded patch where this has been partially erased. Pencil shelf or catalogue mark written on the rear endpaper. No other marks, names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. 128pp. 1985. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305242 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
7 Flowers of the Southwest Deserts
Dodge, Natt N. ; illustrated by Jeanne R. Janish Southwest Parks and Monuments Association Arizona 1976 0911408452 / 9780911408454 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim booklet. Covers are faded at the spine. Clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 112pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305450 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
18 Flowers of the Mediterranean
Polunin, Oleg ; Huxley, Anthony Chatto and Windus 1974 0701110295 / 9780701110291 Soft cover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
With 311 illustrations in colour from photographs by the authors and 128 line drawings by Barbara Everard. There are a few notes written in pen in the page margins. Minor bruising to spine ends and corners. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket price clipped, faded at the spine and has some rubs to the corners and a tear to the top of the jacket at the spine. pp. xii, 260. 1974. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 104497 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
8 The Comital Flora of the British Isles
Druce, George Claridge T. Buncle & Co. Arbroath 1932 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original blue boards. Faded at the spine, rubs to the corners and bottom corners lightly bumped. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers / pastedowns. The binding is a bit shaken. ppp. xxxii, 407. Folded map is present in rear pocket. Map in very good condition. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305448 
Price: 14.50 GBP

 
19 Curtis's Botanical Magazine Volume 23 Part 4, November 2006
Rix, Martyn (editor) ; articles by Nicholas Hind et al. Published for the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew by Blackwell Publishing 2006 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Very good. A previous owner's name and address sticker just inside the front cover. No other marks. pp. 263-346. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104517 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
9 Illustrations of The British Flora: A Series of Wood Engravings, with Dissections, or British Plants
Fitch, W. H. (drawn by) ; with additions by W. G. Smith and others L. Reeve & Co., Ltd Ashford, Kent 1924 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original blue boards, faded at the spine and with light marks to the boards. Fifth revised edition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Pages are in bright and clean condition. Black and white illustrations. pp. xxvii, 338. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105539 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
20 Peat in Horticulture (Applied Botany Series, Volume 3)
Robinson, D. W. & Lamb, J. G. D. (eds.) Published for the Horticultural Education Association By Academic Press 1975 0125901607 / 9780125901604 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
There is a short gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Minor rubs to the dust jacket edges. Dust jacket not price-clipped. pp. xii, 170. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 050122 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
10 Your Book About Wild Flowers
Fitter, Richard ; with drawings by Pamela Freeman Faber and Faber London 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original yellow boards. 59pp. Foxing to the top outer closed textblock edge. Pages bright and clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is worn at the edges - rubbed, chips, short tears and creasing and some loss to the top edge. The dust jacket also has a very pale stain to the back cover and some foxing. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 010811 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
21 Kirstenbosch
Rycroft, Brian (text) ; Ryan, Ray (photos) Howard Timmins Uitgewers Kaapstad 1980 0869781766 / 9780869781760 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
The dust jacket has some light rubs and a couple of very short nicks to the edges. Otherwise very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Text is in Afrikaans. Photos are colour. 137pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305894 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
11 To Persia for Flowers
Fullerton, Alice Oxford University Press 1938 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original green cloth boards. There are a few small and light marks to the boards. A gift inscription (dated 1943) written on a calling / business card tipped onto the front endpaper. pp. xvi, 195. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105297 
Price: 21.50 GBP

 
22 British Wild Flowers (Ladybird Book, Series 727: Conservation)
Stanton, Harry (written and photographed by) Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1979 072140491x / 9780721404912 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Pictorial matt boards. There is a very slight (barely perceptible) bend to the boards and light rubs to the cover and spine edges. Rubs to the head and tail of the spine. Clean and tight inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 51pp. First edition. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 30p on the back cover. List of titles in the series on the back cover ends with this one, British Wild Flowers. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 306444 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
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Wild Flowers in Britain, Gathorne-Hardy, Robert ; illustrated from drawings and lithographs by John Nash, and from photographs; dust jacket design by John Nash
Wild Flowers in Britain
Gathorne-Hardy, Robert ; illustrated from drawings and lithographs by John Nash, and from photographs; dust jacket design by John Nash
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Historic Thorn Trees in The British Isles, Cornish, Vaughan
Historic Thorn Trees in The British Isles
Cornish, Vaughan
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Illustrations of The British Flora: A Series of Wood Engravings, with Dissections, or British Plants, Fitch, W. H. (drawn by) ; with additions by W. G. Smith and others
Illustrations of The British Flora: A Series of Wood Engravings, with Dissections, or British Plants
Fitch, W. H. (drawn by) ; with additions by W. G. Smith and others
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To Persia for Flowers, Fullerton, Alice
To Persia for Flowers
Fullerton, Alice
21.50 GBP
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British Wild Flowers (Ladybird Book, Series 727: Conservation), Stanton, Harry (written and photographed by)
British Wild Flowers (Ladybird Book, Series 727: Conservation)
Stanton, Harry (written and photographed by)
6.00 GBP
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Kirstenbosch, Rycroft, Brian (text) ; Ryan, Ray (photos)
Kirstenbosch
Rycroft, Brian (text) ; Ryan, Ray (photos)
9.00 GBP
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Flowers of the Southwest Deserts, Dodge, Natt N. ; illustrated by Jeanne R. Janish
Flowers of the Southwest Deserts
Dodge, Natt N. ; illustrated by Jeanne R. Janish
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The Comital Flora of the British Isles, Druce, George Claridge
The Comital Flora of the British Isles
Druce, George Claridge
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