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The University Press of Liverpool: a record of progress, 1899-146, with a catalogue of all publications

By: Droop, J.P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The University Press of Liverpool: 1947

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 3194

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy, edges sl. rubbed, with an elaborate City of Westmnster bookplate on front pastedown, perforated stamp on t.p. and discreet inkstamps elsewhere. The modest yet understated achievement of one of the longer-established University presses among red-brick universities, is well described in this monograph. Includes a catalogue of the publications, in chronological order. No index. 78 pp. View more info

Catalogue 271: botanical books, including the library of the late Dr A.B. Rendle, F.R.S., and other recent purchases

By: Dulau & Co.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Dulau & Company Ltd., 29 Dover Street, Londonm W.1: n.d. (1938)

Seller ID: 6831

Condition: V.g.


A catalogue of 1089 botanical books. 44 pp. View more info

The Westminster Press provincial newspapers

By: Duncum, A.P. Ed.)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Westminster Press Provincial Newspapers Ltd: 1952

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7409

Condition: Good


Cover sl. soiled, otherwise little used. ix, 84 pp. View more info

Handlist of the botanical library Liverpool Museum

By: Edmondson, J.R. (ed.)

Price: £64.00

Publisher: N.M.G.M.: 1994

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15533

ISBN: 0 906367 60 3

Condition: New


A snapshot of the botanical library of Liverpool Museum, which contains a good range of local and world Floras, monographs and botanical journals. View more info

T.N. Foulis: the history and bibliography of an Edinburgh publishing house

By: Elfick, I. & Harris, P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oak Knoll Press: 1998

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15238

ISBN: 1 884718 48 5

Condition: Fine


The definitive account of a distinguished Edinburgh publisher, many of whose books have a distinctive design. Containing both a history of the firm and a comprehensive bibliography, this is an essential guide for Foulis collectors and booksellers. View more info

Frederick Pursh's Flora Americae Septentrionalis (1814)

By: Ewan, J.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: J. Cramer: 1979

Edition: Introduction to the Facsimile reprint

Seller ID: 15830

ISBN: 3 7682 1272 6

Condition: V.g.


Cover sl. soiled. Inscribed to W.T. Stearn by the author. View more info

A bibliography of British sporting artists: 2nd supplement 1995-2001

By: Fountain, Robert B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: 2001

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4376

Condition: Fine


Covers the period from 1995 to 2001. No ISBN. 40 pp.., cover sl. curled. View more info

Love among the butterflies: the diaries of a wayward, determined and passionate Victorian lady

By: Fountaine, Margaret

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Collins: 1980

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19034

ISBN: 0 00 216514 7

Condition: V.g.


Unlikely account of a well-travelled clergyman's daughter who netted a Syrian dragoman while pursuing her lepidopterous quarries. Men fell like skittles (blurb). 224 pp, ill. with colour plates and monochrome photographs. View more info

Catalogue of British and American book-plates (Ex Libris) collected by the late Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks

By: Franks, A.W.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Ellis, London (reprinted by Scholar Select): 1906; 2016

Edition: POD reprint

Seller ID: 16836

Condition: As new


Numbered list, with prices, arranged alphabetically by owner (with separate sections at rear for institutional patron etc.) View more info

British natural history books 1495-1900: a handlist

By: Freeman, R.B.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Dawson / Archon Books: 1980

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15535

ISBN: 0 7129 0971 0

Condition: V.g.


Little used. View more info

The Old English Farming Books 1523 to 1750. [With:] More Old English Farming Books 1751 to 1793.

By: Fussell, G.E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Crosby Lockwood: 1947; 1950

Edition: 2 vols.

Seller ID: 1177

Condition: V.g.


First two volumes of a bibliography of books on agriculture and estate management. Informative, especially for the book collector. Vol. 1: (8), 141 pp; vol. 2: ix, 186 pp. Vol. 2 has a review from the Times Literary Supplement (28 April, 1950) tipped in to the front free end paper. View more info

Das Promptuarium Medicinae

By: Ghotan, B.; Seidensticker, P. (ed.)

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Moritz Schauenburg, Lahr: 1990

Edition: New edition in Corpus Herbariorum series

Seller ID: 11794

ISBN: 3 7946 0263 3

Condition: V.g.


Includes floppy diskette in pocket at rear. Jacket with remains of sticky label on front cover. 448 pp., with much additional material loosely inserted. View more info

East Anglian literature: a survey from Crabbe to Adrian Bell

By: Goodwyn, E.A.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The author: 1982

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19251

ISBN: 0 9500107 2 3

Condition: Good


Significant edge wear, not affecting contents. View more info

A bibliography of the literature on North American climates of the past 13,000 years

By: Grayson, D.K.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Garland Publishing: 1975

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 9820

ISBN: 0 8240 9992 3

Condition: Fine


1398 entires; 206 pp. View more info

A handbook for archival research in the USSR

By: Grimsted, Patricia Kennedy

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars & Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2915

Condition: As new


Anyone contemplating the daunting task of attempting to consult Russian archives will find this book of great interest. Despite its somewhat dated title, it is still a very good summary of available resources and the advice it contains is invaluable. It also gives insights into the complexities and subtleties of Soviet bureaucracy, a mindset that has not yet been entirely eliminated in today's Russia. xxxiv, 430 pp. View more info

Bibliotheca entomologica: die Literatur ueber das ganze Gebiet der Entomologie bis zum Jahre 1862

By: Hagen, Hermann August

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Martino Publishing: 2002

Edition: Facsimile edition, originally published in 1862-3.

Seller ID: 4652

ISBN: 1 57898 372 X

Condition: New


2 vols. bound in a single volume. xxii, 566, (2), 512 pp. View more info

Audubon's elephant

By: Hart-Davis, Duff

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2003

Seller ID: 2347

ISBN: 0 297 82967 X

Condition: As new


Describes the trials and tribulations of an ornithologist in early 19th century America, who made several trips to Europe in pursuit of his dream: a double elephant folio book (hence the title) illustrating the birds of North America at life size. Today only around 120 copies have survived intact, and they fetch telephone number prices on the rare occasions when one comes up for sale. A little-known aspect of the work is its attention to habitat detail; plant associates ... View more info

Index to Notes and Records [of the Royal Society] volumes 1 to 20 (1938-1965)

By: Hartley, Sir Harold (ed.)

Price: £34.00

Publisher: The Royal Society: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4389

Condition: As new


Primarily an author index (with some titles of persons included). lxviii [48] pp. View more info

British botanical and horticultural literature before 1800 (3 v.)

By: Henrey, B.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Sandpiper Books, in association with Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: Reissue of 1st edition

Seller ID: 15534

ISBN: 0 19 211548 0

Condition: New


A reissue of the classic narrative bibliography. View more info

British botanical and horticultural literature before 1800; 3 volume set.

By: Henrey, Blanche

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1975

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 9400

Condition: V.g.


Slight edge wear. 3 vols. View more info