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DIE PFLANZENWELT IN DER GRIECHISCHEN MYTHOLOGIE
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DIE PFLANZENWELT IN DER GRIECHISCHEN MYTHOLOGIE

By Josef Murr

Innsbruck: Verlag Der Wagner'Shen Universitats Buchhandlung, 1890. 323 pages. Original hardback binding, very good, cloth spine with paper label and paper covered boards. Contents clean and tight, plate to front pastedown "The bequest of Arthur Hugh Garfit Alston 1902 -1958" author of Flora of Ceylon to W. T. Stearn and his plate on the front free endpaper, bright unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$64.42

PROGRESS IN THE STUDY OF THE BRITISH FLORA
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PROGRESS IN THE STUDY OF THE BRITISH FLORA

By Lousley, J. E.

London: The Botanical Society of the British Isles [British Museum], 1957. 127 pages; b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, fine. Contents clean and tight, bright unmarked, no inscriptions. A near fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$12.88

English Names of Wild Flowers.
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English Names of Wild Flowers.

By John George Dony; Stephen L. Jury; Franklyn Perring

BSBI Publications, 1986. 117 pages. Covers very good with light general wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Second Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$11.60

HYBRIDIZATION and the Flora of the British Isles [Association Copy W.T. Stearn]
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HYBRIDIZATION and the Flora of the British Isles [Association Copy W.T. Stearn]

By Stace, C. A.

London: ACADEMIC PRESS, 1975. Signed to the top of the front free endpaper by W.T. Stearn and his bookplate is adhered to the front pastedown. 626 pages. Original dust jacket good, not price-clipped, faded to the spine, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no foxing. A very good copy, with an interesting provenance. [Prof. William Stearn "doyen of British botanists" who wrote c. 500 papers and books, including the classic "Botanical Latin". He was an authority on Linnaeus and an expert on botanical illustration.]. First Edition. Hardback. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Book.

$57.98

FLOWERS OF THE FIELD [Association Copy Belonging to H. Hempsall]
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FLOWERS OF THE FIELD [Association Copy Belonging to H. Hempsall]

By Johns, Rev. C. A.; Elliott, Clarence

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1930. No date c. 1930. Revised throughtout and edited by Clarence Elliott With 96 Coloured illustrations be E. N. Gwatkin and 245 cuts in the text; pp. xx, 378. An excellent copy of this common but classic book on the British Flora. Original green cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good and bright with minimal wear, no fading. Contents clean and tight, gift inscription to H. Hempsell author of many books such as Bee Keeping New and Old., otherwise unmarked, text block tight. A very good, bright association copy.. Thirteenth Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Small 4to (15 x 21cm).

$38.65

FLORA OF MIDDLESEX A Topographical and Historical Account of The Plants Found in The County...With a Map
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FLORA OF MIDDLESEX A Topographical and Historical Account of The Plants Found in The County...With a Map

By Trimen, Henry; Dyer, William T. Thiselton

London: Robert Hardwicke, 1869. pp. xli, 428; hand-coloured folding map, publisher's green cloth binding with gilt letttering and decoration to the spine; light rubbing to extremities and spine a little dulled. Contents clean and tight, original patterned end papers, no inscriptions, minimal pencil marks in the text, pages clean and crisp, no foxing, hinges good and strong. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 19.5 x 13cm.

$77.30

DE LAMARCK'S EVENING PRIMROSE (Oenothera Lamarkiana_ on the Sandhills of St. Anne's-on-the Sea, North Lancashire
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DE LAMARCK'S EVENING PRIMROSE (Oenothera Lamarkiana_ on the Sandhills of St. Anne's-on-the Sea, North Lancashire

By Bailey, Charles

Manchester: The Manchester Field Club/Hinchliffe and Co. , 1907. A good to very good copy of the this rare publication inscribed to the C. E. Salmon, by the author to the front wrapper [C. E. Salmon noted botanist and author of 'Flora of Surrey']. 28 pages; 6 b/w photographic plates. Card covers with a little general wear, contents clean and tight, last plate with a little wear to the top right corner, not affecting image. A scarce item.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good.

$30.92

FLORA EDINENSIS or a Description of Plants growing near Edinburgh, arranged according to the Linnean System [with] "A list of the rarer Plants observed in the neighbourhood of Edinburgh" by Robert Maughan
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FLORA EDINENSIS or a Description of Plants growing near Edinburgh, arranged according to the Linnean System [with] "A list of the rarer Plants observed in the neighbourhood of Edinburgh" by Robert Maughan

By Greville, Robert Kaye [and] Maughan, Robert

Edinburgh: Printed for William Blackwood, 1824. pp. lxxxi, [1], 478. With four engraved plates at rear. Attractively bound in later green half-calf with green cloth boards, marbled end papers. Very good with light wear only, spine a little faded, but gilt remains bright. Contents clean and tight, a little wear to page edges, no inscriptions. A very good copy. Loosely inserted is a original paper extracted from a Journal "A list of the rarer Plants observed in the neighbourhood of Edinburgh" by Robert Maughan "read 9th December 1809"; unbound, pp. 215-248, very good. Re the main work: "A catalogue of the flowering and flowerless plants found within the environs of Edinburgh by botanist, Robert Kaye Greville (1794-1866). The list gives the Latin and English designations for each variety alongside place of origin and most common habitat. A fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Greville was said to have contributed more to cryptogamic botany than any other man in the field." . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$113.38

HANDBOOK TO THE NATURAL HISTORY OF CAMBRIDGESHIRE
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HANDBOOK TO THE NATURAL HISTORY OF CAMBRIDGESHIRE

By Marr, J. E.; Shipley, A. E. (Eds)

Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1904. pp. vi, [2], 260 + publisher's 32-page catalogue; two folding colour maps, one in rear pocket, two further b/w maps. Original blue-clot hardback binding, very good with slight wear only. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 19 x 13cm.

$18.04

A SUPPLEMENT TO A CONTRIBUTION TO THE FLORA OF DERBYSHIRE Including a List of Mosses Found in the County
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A SUPPLEMENT TO A CONTRIBUTION TO THE FLORA OF DERBYSHIRE Including a List of Mosses Found in the County

By Painter, Rev. W. H.

Leeds: Chorley and Pickersgill, 1902. A copy with excellent provenance: with the neat signature of C. E. Salmon, Reigate, 1902 to the head of the title page [Salmon was a noted botanist and author of 'Flora of Surrey']. To the reverse of the title page are a couple of biographical notes regarding Painter in the neat hand of C. E. Salmon. "Reprinted from the Naturalist, 1899 and 1902"; pp. [4], 177-272, 5-12, iv. Original green cloth hardback binding, very good with minimal wear . Contents clean and tight, original black end papers. A very good crisp copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 14 x 23cm.

$41.23

VEGETATION OF THE PEAK DISTRICT
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VEGETATION OF THE PEAK DISTRICT

By Moss, C. E.

Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1913. pp. x, 235; b/w plates, two folding maps in rear pocket. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. Very good and bright with light wear only. Contents clean and tight, front end paper slightly marked, with a very small inscription, otherwise unmarked, no foxing. A very good to fine copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$24.48

SUPPLEMENT (1923) TO MARQUAND'S "FLORA OF GUERNSEY AND THE LESSER CHANNEL ISLANDS"
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SUPPLEMENT (1923) TO MARQUAND'S "FLORA OF GUERNSEY AND THE LESSER CHANNEL ISLANDS"

By McCrea, M. A.

Guernsey: La Societe Guernesiaise, 1923. The scarce 1923 Supplement in the original printed wrappers with stapled binding, issued in 1923. 22 pages followed by 6 blank pages. Printed wrappers good with light crease to front cover, a little marked: contents clean and tight, staple a little rusty. A very good copy. [reprinted from the Transactions of La Societe Guernesiaise for 1923]. First Edition. Paperback. Good. 8vo.

$25.77

THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT
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THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT

By Green, C. Theodore

Liverpool: D. Marples & Co., 1902. "Illustrated by drawings and photographs" pp. xii, 207; photographic frontispiece plate, further b/w photographic plates; 804 line drawings of plants; diagrams, folding map. Original gilt decorated green cloth; a little general wear and rubbing, faded to light brown on the spine, cloth lightly marked. Contents clean and tight, several small stamps of the National Library of Scotland including deaccession stamp to the front end paper, no pockets etc, text clean. A very good copy. . First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo.

$23.19

A PROVISIONAL FLORAL AND HABITAT ATLAS OF PLYMOUTH
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A PROVISIONAL FLORAL AND HABITAT ATLAS OF PLYMOUTH

By Stevens, R. Andrew

Plymouth: Department of Biological Sciences, Polytechnic South West, 1990. Pp. 389, introduction, the project,, habitat survey including many maps; plant atlas with distribution map of each species, indexes. Original printed card covers with black spiral binding, good with a little wear. Contents clean and crisp. A very good copy of this rare and extensive botanical atlas of Plymouth. . First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 30cm).

$54.11

HISTORY OF THE FOREST OF ROSSENDALE With a Chapter on the Geology of Rossendale By Captain Aitkin and Observations on the Botany of the District by Abraham Stansfield
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HISTORY OF THE FOREST OF ROSSENDALE With a Chapter on the Geology of Rossendale By Captain Aitkin and Observations on the Botany of the District by Abraham Stansfield

By NEWBIGGING, Thomas

London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1868. pp. xx, 337; engraved title page; letterpress title page; frontispiece plate, original brown-coated endpapers. Pasted onto the rear blank page is a contemporary real albumen photograph (115 x 155 mm) of a monument in the churchyard at Newchurch in Rosendale - "sacred to the memory of Old, Thu (Methuselah Yates) Died 27th February 1860, aged 78. Hew was a huntsman of Harrier's for 50 years Five and twenty of which were with the Rosendale Hunt. Erected by the members of the Rossendale Hunt." [Due to the fact that the monument looks pristine and newly-completed, the photograph must be very near contemporary with the publication of the book]. Publisher plum cloth with gilt lettering and vignette of deer to the front board, bevelled edges; very good with a little general wear and light rubbing to head and tail of the spine, which is slightly faded. Contents good and tight. Provenance: with the signature of Thomas Wm LLoyd and engraved armorial bookplate of the same to the front paste-down. A very good copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$105.65

THE FLORA OF SOMERSET
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THE FLORA OF SOMERSET

By Murray, Richard Paget

Taunton: Published for the Society by Barnicott and Pearce, 1896. Pp. lxi, 437, frontis, folding map. Original green cloth with gilt lettering to the spine and vignette of the Cheddar Pink; a little rubbing to extremities and a discreet repair to the head of the spine, lower corners bumped. Contents clean and tight, original patterned end papers, small previous owner's signature, a few pencil marks in the text, uncut page edges a little worn. A good to very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Plus. 8vo.

$54.11

THE GRASSES OF SCOTLAND
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THE GRASSES OF SCOTLAND

By Parnell, Richard

Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1842. Pp. xxi, [3], 152; 66 engraved plates of grasses. Slightly later binding of blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, a few plates lightly spotted. A very good copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 16 x 24cm.

$61.84

THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT
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THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT

By Green, C. Theodore

Liverpool: D. Marples & Co., 1902. "Illustrated by drawings and photographs" pp. xii, 207; photographic frontispiece plate with tissue guard, further b/w photographic plates; 804 line drawings of plants; diagrams, folding map. Original gilt decorated green cloth; a little general wear and rubbing, faded to light brown on the spine. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to tissue guard and end papers. A very good copy. . First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo.

$25.77

THE FLORA OF WESTMORLAND [Sir George Taylor's copy]
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THE FLORA OF WESTMORLAND [Sir George Taylor's copy]

By Wilson, Albert

Arbroath: To be Obtained By the Author, Conwa, Printed By T. Buncle, 1938. pp. [6], 413; b/w plates throughout, original end papers. Original green cloth with gilt lettering, very good and bright with slight wear only. Contents clean and and tight, pencil signature of George Taylor to the front end paper [Sir George Taylor, former director of Kew, keeper of botany, British Museum, plant collector and botanist]; front end paper with faint de-accession mark of National library of Scotland, otherwise pages crisp, no foxing. A very good copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 15 x 21.5cm.

$48.96

THE NATURAL HISTORY OF WICKEN FEN

By Gardiner, Prof. J. Stanley

Cambridge: Bowes & Bowes, 1923. The first three parts bound in one, 1923-1926; pp. xii, 266, folding map, partly hand-coloured; plates, original printed front wrappers bound in. Contemporary half calf binding with green cloth boards, a little general wear and rubbing. Contents clean and tight. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$41.23

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