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How to Know the Ferns:  A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of Our  Common Ferns by  Frances Theodora Parsons - Hardcover - Third Edition - 1902 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 40153)

How to Know the Ferns: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of Our Common Ferns

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How to Know the Ferns: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of Our Common Ferns

by Parsons, Frances Theodora

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  • hardcover
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, library markings on spine, front and rear endpapers, rear hinge cracked.
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, library markings on spine, front . and rear endpapers, rear hinge cracked.. 1902. Third Edition. Hardcover. xiv, 215 pp. + several pages of publisher's ads at rear. Decorative brown cloth binding with green fern design and gilt titles stamped on front boards, designed and signed by Margaret Armstrong. Many illustrations and black and white photos. ; Ex-Library .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
40153
Title
How to Know the Ferns: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of Our Common Ferns
Author
Parsons, Frances Theodora
Illustrator
Mary Satterlee; Alice Josephine Smith
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, library markings on spine, front and rear endpapers, rear hinge cracked.
Quantity available
1
Edition
Third Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Charles Scribner's Sons
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1902
Keywords
FERNS, Margaret Armstrong Binding, BOTANY, Plant Field Guides
Bookseller catalogs
Botany and Gardening;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]

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