Category: Monographs


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The Resedaceae: a taxonomical revision of the family (final instalment)

By: Abdallah, M.S. & De Wit, H.C.D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen: 1978 Ô1979'

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11717

Second author's inscription on t.p.; note by W.T. Stearn on front cover (giving publication date as 17 Oct. 1978). Slight edge wear. 416 pp., 91 figs. at rear. View more info

Revision von Astragalus L. sect. Astragalus (Leguminosae)

By: Agerer-Kirchhoff, Christina

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Conservatoire botanique, Geneve: 1976

Edition: Boissiera vol. 25

Seller ID: 4292

A revision of the type section of the genus Astragalus, previously known as Sect. Christiana Bunge or Christiani DC. Recognises 40 species, and is illustrated with line drawings and distribution maps. 197 pp. View more info

The Euphorbiaceae Platylobeae of Australia

By: Airy Shaw, H.K.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: 1980

Edition: Kew Bulletin vol. 35 no. 3 (reprint with paper cover)

Seller ID: 540

Very fine condition, in green paper cover but paginated as in the original Kew Bulletein article. A logical extension of the accounts already published for Siam [sic], Borneo and New Guinea, in the words of the author. Includes map of the subdivisions of Australia employed in the specimen citations and a rather nice line drawing on the cover. View more info

Rhododendrons of Sabah

By: Argent, G., Lamb, A., Phillips, A. & Collenette, S.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Sabah Parks Trustees: 1988

Edition: Sabah Parks Publication no. 8

Seller ID: 6450

Inscribed by the senior author on t.p., otherwise as new. iv, 146 pp., with attractive colour photographs. View more info

The genus Crepis (part 1)

By: Babcock, E.B.

Price: £26.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley & Los Angeles: 1947

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13239

Owner's inscription on ffep. A tidy copy, albeit with slight shelf wear. Col. Frontispiece. View more info

The genus Monadenium

By: Bally, P.R.O.

Price: £64.00

Publisher: Benteli, Berne: 1961

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13881

32 plates in pocket at rear. Monograph of an African genus of Euphorbiaceae. View more info

Sensitivae censitae: a description of the genus Mimosa Linnaeus (Mimosaceae) in the New World

By: Barneby, Rupert C.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: New York Botanic Garden, New York: 1991

Edition: Memoirs of the N.Y.B.G., volume 65

Seller ID: 427

Written by the doyen of New York botanic garden taxonomist, this revision of new world Mimosas is unsurpassed. View more info

Monography of the genus Camellia (etc.)

By: Berlese, L.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: McIlhenny, Avery Island: n.d. [c. 1935]

Edition: Reprint of 1838 translation of French edition of 1838

Seller ID: 8736

The McIlhenny edition, undated but early C20. 110 pp. View more info

Lilies: an illustrated identifier and guide to cultivation

By: Bird, R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Apple Press: 1991

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15246

Jacket frayed at tip of spine, otherwise near fine. View more info

The Malaysian species of the genus Ixora (Rubiaceae)

By: Bremekamp, C.E.B.

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Archipel Drukkerij Buitenzorg: 1937

Seller ID: 541

Front wrapper detached, with numerous tears and abrasions, contents tight if sl. dusted. Extracted from the Bulletin du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg, ser. 3, vol. 14 (3-4), Dec. 1937. Printed on quality paper, except for the cover which is highly acidic and hence has suffered from the effects of high humidity. An excellent regional monograph treating 165 species of Ixora, with keys, synonymy, Latin descriptions, and specimen citations. The species index is followed by ... View more info

Looking at brambles

By: Bull, A.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Flora Facts and Fables, Sisland: 2010

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 18193

Letter from author loosely inserted. Some marks on rear cover but otherwise little used. View more info

____: _______ _____ ___________ [roses: a brief summary introduction]

By: Bylov, V.N. et al. (ed. N.V. Tsitsin)

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Nauka, Moscow: 1972

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8755

Little used. (4), 304 pp. View more info

A revision of the Paronychiinae

By: Chaudhri, M.N.

Price: £44.00

Publisher: H. Gianotten N.V., Tilburg: 1968

Seller ID: 418

V.g., cover sunned. Mohammad Nazeer Chaudhri, from Gujarkhan in Pakistan, produced this work as Proefschrift for his doctorate in natural science at the University of Utrecht. His promotor was the distinguished Professor J. Lanjouw. A very accomplished monograph, written in English and with illustrations by an unknown hand (possibly the author's), this work was carried out simultaneously with the preparation of an account of this group for Peter H. Davis's Flora of Turke... View more info

Systematics of Epilobium (Onagraceae) in China

By: Chen, Chia-jui, Hoch, Peter C. & Raven, Peter H.

Price: £34.00

Publisher: American Society of Plant Taxonomists: 1992

Edition: Systematic Botany Monographs, vol. 34

Seller ID: 4294

A monograph of the genus Epilobium in China. 37 species are treated, and extensive voucher material is cited. Illustrated with very attractive line drawings, and dot distribution maps. (2), 209 pp. View more info

The South African species of Kniphofia

By: Codd, L.E.

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Botanical Research Institute, Pretoria: 1968

Edition: Bothalia vol. 9 parts 3 & 4

Seller ID: 11114

Staples rusted. Inscribed by the author. View more info

The potato and its wild relatives

By: Correll, D.S.

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Texas Research Foundation, Renner: 1962

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13260

Jacket sunned, sl. frayed at tip of spine. Former owner's discreet signature on ffep. View more info

Modern Rhododendrons

By: Cox, E.H.M. & Cox, P.A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Garden Book Club: 1955

Edition: Reprint of Nelson edition

Seller ID: 18211

Jacket much rubbed at margins. View more info

Primulas for garden & greenhouse

By: Cox, E.H.M. & Taylor, G.C.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Dulau: 1928

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6827

Sm. tears to lower edge of jacket, otherwise v.g. xi, 12-127 pp. View more info

The larger Rhododendron species

By: Cox, P.A.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Batsford: 1990

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 18209

Scarcely used. No inscriptions. View more info

Chrysanthemums for garden and greenhouse

By: Crane, D.B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collingridge: n.d.

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 18203

Edgewear esp. to spine. View more info