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Faba Bean Improvement Proceedings of the Faba Bean Conference Held in Cairo, Egypt, March 7-11, 1981

by Hawtin, G.; Webb, C. (editors)

Condition: Very Good /No Jacket

The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff. Hardcover. 398pp. 1982. 1st edition. 8vo. large. A very good, clean, tight copy in original publisher's boards. No jacket. Biro name to the head of the front endpaper. A compliments slip has been stapled to the head of the front endpaper from Dr. Bhup Bhardwaj of the Icarda/Ifad nile valley project on Faba beans. The staple has left slight rust marks to the front paste-down and to the half title page and of course, if it was removed, there would two tiny holes to this page. A bump to the head of the spine with some light rubbing and a light bump to the tail of the spine. Several slight bumps to the front board. . Very Good. 1982. First Edition.
  • Bookseller: Trumpington Fine Books Limited GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 236102
  • Title: Faba Bean Improvement Proceedings of the Faba Bean Conference Held in Cairo, Egypt, March 7-11, 1981
  • Author: Hawtin, G.; Webb, C. (editors)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff
  • Place: The Hague
  • Date published: 1982


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