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The early life of Samuel Rogers

By: Clayden, P.W.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co., London: 1887

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 17740

Condition: Good


Discreet owner's inscription on title page. Slight wear to extremities. ix, 461, (6) pp. View more info

Capability Brown

By: Clifford, J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Shire Publications: n.d.

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 17622

ISBN: 0 85263 274 6

Condition: V.g.


Little used. 48 pp. View more info

The quest for plants: a history of the horticultural explorers

By: Coats, Alice M.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Studio Vista: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11770

ISBN: 0 289 27985 2

Condition: Good


A classic account of the major horticultural explorers. View more info

Nineteenth century explorers

By: Collins New Biographical Series

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Collins, London & Glasgow: n.d. [c. 1910]

Seller ID: 19074

Condition: V.g.


Publisher's discreet ink stamp on ffep. View more info

Patrick Leigh Fermor: an adventure

By: Cooper, A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: John Murray: 2012

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 17367

ISBN: 0719554497

Condition: Fine


As new; several press cuttings loosely inserted. View more info

My father in his suitcase: in search of E.J.H. Corner, the relentless botanist

By: Corner, J.K.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Landmark Books, Singapore: 2013

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13116

ISBN: 9814189472

Condition: New


A somewhat personal account of a Cambridge botanical polymath who trained some of Britain's leading plant taxonomists and spent much of WW2 in 'captivity' in Singapore. View more info

William Bullock, Connoisseur and Virtuoso of the Egyptian Hall: Piccadilly to Mexico (1773-1849)

By: Costeloe, Michael P.

Price: £36.00

Publisher: HiPLAM, Bristol: 2008

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4451

ISBN: 0955240646

Condition: New


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An artist's reminiscences

By: Crane, W.

Price: £64.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1907

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 17306

Condition: V.g.


Small ex libris sticker on front pastedown; a tidy copy. View more info

George Eliot's life (2 vols. )

By: Cross, J.W.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons: 1902

Seller ID: 10951

Condition: V.g.


No inscriptions. 2 vols. View more info

Socrates - the man and his mission

By: Cross, R. Nicol

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1914

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 10955

Condition: Good


Spine frayed at extremities. 344, (31) pp. View more info

Ewaniana: the writings of Joe and Nesta Ewan

By: Crotz, K.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: American Botanist, Chillicothe: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11802

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by Joe Ewan ÒFor William T. Stearn with sincere greetings and best wishes, Joe and Nesta Ewan 2 May 1990Ó. View more info

Statesmen of science

By: Crowther, J.G.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cresset Press: 1965

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11771

Condition: Good


A tidy copy; jacket intact. View more info

The journals of Woodrow Wyatt (3 vols.)

By: Curtis, Sarah

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2000

Edition: 1st edition.

Seller ID: 7136

ISBN: 0 333 77406 X

Condition: Fine


xx, 823 pp. Slight shrinkage of the text pages has left the plates projecting slightly. View more info

Curtis's Botanical Magazine: dedications and portraits 1827-1927

By: Curtis, T. (ed.); Nelmes, E. & Cuthbertson, W. (compilers)

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Bernard Quaritch Ltd: 1931

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15409

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by the joint compiler (Wm. Cuthbertson) on ffep. View more info

Edward Lear

By: Davidson, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1950

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: 15921

Condition: Good


No inscriptions. View more info

The diary of John Evelyn

By: De La BŽdoyre, G. (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Boydell Press: 1999

Edition: Reprint of 1995 edition

Seller ID: 20148

ISBN: 0 85115 639 8

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. (4), 380 pp. View more info

The writings of John Evelyn

By: De La BŽdoyre, G. (ed.)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: The Boydell Press: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20149

ISBN: 0 85115 631 2

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. 435 pp. View more info

Particular friends: the correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn

By: De La BŽdoyre, G. (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Boydell Press: 1998

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: 20159

ISBN: 0 85115 697 5

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. 350 pp. View more info

Autobiographical sketches

By: De Quincy, T.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing: n.d. [2004]

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 20150

ISBN: 1 4191 0836 0

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth, vol. 1

By: De Selincourt, E.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1952

Seller ID: 12381

Condition: V.g.


xxv, 443 pp. View more info