Category: Monographs


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The genus Utricularia - a taxonomic monograph

By: Taylor, Peter

Price: £90.00

Publisher: H.M.S.O., London: 1989

Edition: Kew Bulletin additional series: XIV

Seller ID: 13939

ISBN: 0 11 250046 3

Condition: Fine

Fine, but with reading creases to spine. Treats 214 species of Bladderwort, both aquatic and terrestrial, in a worldwide monograph. Includes descriptions of four new sections and a new species. Illustrated by 214 full-page line drawings and eight pages of monochrome plates. Keys are subdivided geographically for ease of use. The foreword, by Iain Prance (Director of Kew Gardens at the time of its publication) describes the work as one of the most important plant monographs of this century, and makes a sly dig at his predecessors by saying that he has persisted, often in his spare time while a... View more info

An account of the genus Meconopsis

By: Taylor, Sir G.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: New Flora and Sylva: 1934

Edition: Special interleaved edition

Seller ID: 15065

Condition: Fine

Bound in green morocco by Sangorski & Sutclliffe. Interleaved with tissue paper. Inscribed by George Taylor. View more info

An account of the genus Meconopsis

By: Taylor, Sir George, with notes on the cultivation of the introduced species by A.H.M. Cox

Price: £22.00

Publisher: New Flora and Silva: 1934

Seller ID: 307

Condition: Good

Good, cover boards warped, sl. foxing of e.p.s not affecting main text or plates. Ill. with 29 monochrome photographs and 12 distribution maps; frontispiece from Parkinson showing Meconopsis cambrica, the type species of the genus. With a foreword by Sir William Wright-Smith, this is a very impressive monograph by a distinguished plant taxonomist who later became Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The genus is centred on the Himalayas and many of its species are highly sought after by gardeners. Treats hybrids as well as species, with maps of the Series and an index to botanical name... View more info

Contribution ˆ l'Žtude de quelques GraminŽes nouvelles pour la Flore de l'Iran.

By: Termeh, Fraydoun

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Ministere de l'Agriculture et des Ressources Naturelles: 1975

Edition: Institut de Recherches Entomologiques et Phytopathologiques d'Evine, Departement de Botanique no. 5

Seller ID: 2001

Condition: V.g.

Spine sl. frayed at top. Colour photograph on rear cover showing Briza and other grasses. Includes fold-out phylogram showing the relationship between tribes and genera of Iranian grasses. Paginated in Persian (85) and Roman (8) pages. Author's dedication on (Persian) title page. View more info

Taxonomic revision of the genus Haplophyllum (Rutaceae)

By: Townsend, C.C.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Bentham-Moxon Trustees, Kew: 1986

Edition: Hooker's Icones Plantarum vol. XL parts I, II & III

Seller ID: 18213

Condition: V.g.

Handsomely illustrated with full page line drawings of each species. iv, 336 pp. View more info

The cotton plant: its history, botany, chemistry, culture, enemies and uses

By: True, A.C.; introduction by Charles W. Dabney

Price: £29.00

Publisher: U.S. Department of Agriculture: 1896

Edition: Bulletin no. 33

Seller ID: 5792

Condition: V.g.

Slight edge wear to cover and spotting to fore-edge. Folded col. table (plate 2) undamaged. 433 pp. View more info

On gynodioecy in Plantago lanceolata

By: Van Damme, Jos

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Rijksuniversiteit te Groningen: 1983

Edition: Thesis

Seller ID: 5148

Condition: V.g.

Slight edge wear. 132 pp. View more info

On the morphology of Plantago lanceolata: selection, adaptation, constraints

By: Van Tienderen, Peter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 5389

Condition: Fine

138, (2) pp. View more info

Mossy saxifrages of the British Isles

By: Various authors, including D.A. Webb

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Botany School, Trinity College, Dublin: 1953

Edition: Facsimile reprint of articles published elsewhere

Seller ID: 13740

Condition: Good

Cover with some edge wear. View more info


By: Walker, T.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: RHS Wisley: 2002

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 18216

ISBN: 0 304 36289 1

Condition: Fine

As new. View more info


By: Wall, B.

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Cassell / Royal Horticultural Society: 1988

Seller ID: 21023

ISBN: 0 304 32197 4

Condition: Good

Spine sunned. Label on spine, ink stamp. View more info

Willow Symposium

By: Watling, R. & Raven, J.A. (eds.)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Royal Society of Edinburgh: 1992

Edition: Proceedings of the RSE vol. 98

Seller ID: 12625

Condition: V.g.

Proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh in 1991 View more info

Studies in Primulaceae. II. An account of Primula subgenus Sphondylia (Syn. Sect. Floribundae) with a review of the subdivisions of the genus

By: Wendelbo, Per

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Norwegian Universities Press, Bergen / Oslo: 1961

Edition: Arbok for Universitetet I Bergen, Mat.-Naturv. Serie, no. 11

Seller ID: 3131

Condition: Good

A monograph of part of the genus Primula, including sections having an affinity to the related genus in the Primulaceae, Dionysia. 49 pp.; includes rear cover but not the front cover. View more info

Studies in Primulaceae. III. On the genera related to Primula with special reference to their pollen morphology

By: Wendelbo, Per

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Norwegian Universities Press, Bergen / Oslo: 1961

Edition: Arbok for Universitetet I Bergen, Mat.-Naturv. Serie, no. 19

Seller ID: 3132

Condition: Good

Palynological study of Primula and allied genera. 1 text figure, 5 plates, 31 pp. Includes rear cover but not the front cover. View more info

A study in the Primula rosea aggregate

By: Wendelbo, Per

Price: £10.00

Publisher: A.S. John Greigs Boktrykkeri, Bergen: 1957

Edition: Universitetet I Bergen, Aarbok 1957, Naturvitenscapelig rekke nr. 1

Seller ID: 3133

Condition: Good

A taxonomic revision of Primula rosea and four related species. 3 tables, 6 figures, map (of Afghanistan and the western Himalaya), 27 pp. View more info


By: Wilkie, D.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Country Life: 1950

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 18215

Condition: Good

Jacket slightly frayed at extremities. View more info

Natural selection in Plantago species: a genetical analysis of ecologically relevant morphological variability

By: Wolff, Kirsten

Price: £20.00

Publisher: University of Groningen: 1988

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 5387

Condition: Fine

168 pp. View more info


By: Wood, G.A.R.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Longman: 1975

Edition: New (3rd) edition

Seller ID: 21859

ISBN: 0 582 46667 9

Condition: Good

Jacket somewhat worn and chipped. Ownership note on ffep (John Allen, the son of the author of this version (the original book was written by D.H. Urquhart). xii, 292 pp. View more info

Chrysanthemums for garden and exhibition

By: Woolman, J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: W.H. & L. Collingridge: 1953

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 18195

Condition: Good

Front board spotted; no inscriptions. View more info

The morphology of Elodea canadensis

By: Wylie, Robert Bradford

Price: £25.00

Publisher: University of Chicago, Chicago: 1904

Seller ID: 4017

Condition: V.g.

Dissertation submitted to the faculty of the Ogden Graduate School of Science, in candidacy for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Library bookplate; original soft covers bound in at end. (1), 22 pp., 4 plates. Reprinted from the Botanical Gazette vol. 27. View more info