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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

Condition: V.g.


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

Condition: As new


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

Condition: Fine


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

Threatened cacti of Mexico

By: Anderson, E., Montes, S.A. & Taylor, N.P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens Kew: 1994

Edition: Succulent Plant Research vol. 2

Seller ID: 21025

ISBN: 0 947643 69 9

Condition: V.g.


Label on spine; ink stamp on half-title page. 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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: V.g.


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

Condition: V.g.


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

ISBN: ISSN 0071-5794

Condition: Good


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

The gardener's guide to growing Hardy Geraniums

By: Bath, T. & Jones, J.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1994

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20124

ISBN: 0 7153 0014 8

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. 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

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 0 85076 273 2

Condition: V.g.


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

Buttercups

By: Blackmore, S.

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Shire Natural History: 1985

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21030

ISBN: 0 85263 763 2

Condition: V.g.


Little used. View more info

Jojoba and Yucca

By: Bloomfield, F.

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Century Publishing: 1985

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21027

ISBN: 0 7126 1008 1

Condition: Good


Pages browned, spine sunned. Label on front cover. View more info

Tulips and Tulipomania

By: Blunt, W.; McEwen, R. (ill.)

Price: £220.00

Publisher: The Basilisk Press: 1977

Edition: 1st edition thus

Seller ID: 20600

Condition: Fine


Limited edition (no. 269 of 500) signed by the author. An enlarged edition of his King Penguin book of 1950, with stunning paintings by Rory McEwen. Slip case in 'as new' condition. View more info

A handbook of Narcissus

By: Bowles, E.A.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Waterstone, London: 1985

Edition: Reprint of 1934 edition

Seller ID: 19950

ISBN: 0 947752 55 2

Condition: Fine


Spine of jacket sunned; owner's bookplate. View more info

A handbook of Crocus & Colchicum for gardeners

By: Bowles, E.A.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Waterstone, London: 1985

Edition: Reprint of 1924 edition

Seller ID: 19949

ISBN: 0 947752 26 9

Condition: Fine


Spine of jacket sunned; owner's bookplate. 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

Condition: Fair


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 an alphabetical list of collectors of specimens. 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

ISBN: 0 9533314 5 8

Condition: Good


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

Condition: V.g.


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

A guide to Bamboos grown in Britain

By: Chao, C.S.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens Kew: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19957

ISBN: 0 947643 17 6

Condition: Fine


Owner's bookplate. View more info