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A MANUEL OF ORCHIDACEOUS PLANTS CULTIVATED UNDER GLASS IN GREAT BRITAIN VOL.I EPIDENDEAE; VOL. II VANDEAE - CYPRIPEDIEAE
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A MANUEL OF ORCHIDACEOUS PLANTS CULTIVATED UNDER GLASS IN GREAT BRITAIN VOL.I EPIDENDEAE; VOL. II VANDEAE - CYPRIPEDIEAE

By Veitch, James and Sons

London: James Veitch & Sons, 1887. Volumes I and II 1887 to 1894 Vol. I pp.vii; 160:82:104:134:(1):108:iii (indexes). Vol. II pp.194:80:137:142:108; 72 plates (of which 23 double sided, and 3 folding) and 13 coloured maps. Hardback green cloth binding, near fine with gilt titling to the spines. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to the ceam endpapers, half title and title page has been professionally conserved to an extremely high standard (see images) all plates and text clean with a few marked on the reverse, no inscriptions. A near fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$766.76

THE NATIVE ORCHIDS OF FLORIDA AND THE NATIVE ORCHIDS OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA, EXCLUDING FLORIDA VOLUMES 1 AND 2 [John Fowles Association copy]

By Luer, Carlyle, A.

New York: The New York Botanical Garden, 1972. Complete in two volumes 1972, 1975. Original dust jackets very good, light wear. now protected in removable archival sleeves. Hard-back bindings fine. Contents clean and tight, a little dust soiled to top text block, no annotation, John Fowles book plate to second volume and some associated letters present. A very good to near fine set with an interesting provenance. [John Fowles is probably best known for his novels "The Collector" and "The French Lieutenant's Woman", however Fowles was a keen and knowledgeable naturalist and had a substantial natural history library.]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. Book.

$133.35

Encyclopaedia of Cultivated Orchids.  An Illustrated Descriptive Manual
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Encyclopaedia of Cultivated Orchids. An Illustrated Descriptive Manual

By Alex D. Hawkes

London: Faber & Faber, 1987. 602 pages. Colour and b/w illustrations. Original dust jacket fine with minimal wear, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, slight crease to front paste-down (binding fault) otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions, no foxing. A fine bright copy. Please note: a large heavy book and a small postal surcharge may apply.. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to (A4). Book.

$42.67

ORCHIDS FROM CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE
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ORCHIDS FROM CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE

By Hunt, David R.

London: Curwen Books, 1981. pp.125; 31 fine colour plates, of which 5 are folding. Original dust jacket fine with minimal wear, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine bright copy. A fine collected edition of all the orchid plates and text published in the Magazine between 1971 and 1981; all illustrated by either Margaret Stones or Christabel King.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Margaret Stones & Christabel King. 8vo. Book.

$56.01

The Orchids: Natural History and Classification
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The Orchids: Natural History and Classification

By Rl Dressler

London: Harvard University Press, 1990. 332 pages, colour photographic plates and b/w illustrations. Covers very good with a little general wear and slight rubbing. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Paperback Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$18.67

The Manual of Cultivated Orchid Species
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The Manual of Cultivated Orchid Species

By Helmut Bechtel; Phillip Cribb; Edmund Launert

London: Blandford Press, 1992. 595 pages; colour illustrations. Original dust jacket fine with very small chip to back of spine, not price clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy, virtually as new. Please note a large heavy book and a small postal surcharge might apply.. Third Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Folio.

$26.67

THE GENUS CYMBIDIUM
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THE GENUS CYMBIDIUM

By Cribb, Phillip; Du Puy, David

London: Christopher Helm, 1988. 236 pages; fine colour plates and 143 colour photographs, b/w diagrams and maps. dust jacket very good with minmal wear, spine slightly faded, not price-clipped; contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Smith, Claire. 8vo.

$50.67

DENDROBIUM AND ITS RELATIVES
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DENDROBIUM AND ITS RELATIVES

By Lavarack, P. S.; Wayne Harris; Bill Lavarack

Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 2000. A first edition, hardback copy, 287 pages; colour illustrations throughout. Original dust jacket fine with slight wear to edges only, not price clipped, now in clear, removable archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 29 x 22 Cm. Book.

$56.01

The Slipper Orchids
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The Slipper Orchids

By Catherine Cash

USA: Christopher Helm, 1991. 228 pages; numerous colour images and b/w illustrations throughout. Dust jacket near fine with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions or marking. A fine copy of this impressive monograph on the Slipper Orchid. . First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Book.

$13.34

ORCHIDS OF TROPICAL AFRICA
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ORCHIDS OF TROPICAL AFRICA

By Stewart, Joyce

London: W. H. Allen, 1970. 117 pages, colour illustrations throughout. Original dust jacket very good. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A4.

$18.67

GENEROS DE ORQUIDEAS DE COSTA RICA
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GENEROS DE ORQUIDEAS DE COSTA RICA

By Caballero, Rafael Lucas Rodriguez; Mora, Dora Emilia; Barahona, Maria Eugenia; Williams, Norris H.

Costa Rica: Editorial Universidad de Costa Rica, 1986. 334 pages, 145 full-page colour pages. Text in Spanish and English. The rarer hardback edition with dust jacket, this copy is no. 294 [numbered to last page]. Dust jacket with a little general wear and rubbing to edges, a couple of very small nicks repaired to verso. Brown cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering very good with a few light knocks to edges and corners. Contents clean and tight, unmarked. A very good copy. Please note a heavy book and a small postal surcharge may apply. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - (26 x 33cm).

$56.01

GENEROS DE ORQUIDEAS DE COSTA RICA
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GENEROS DE ORQUIDEAS DE COSTA RICA

By Caballero, Rafael Lucas Rodriguez; Mora, Dora Emilia; Barahona, Maria Eugenia; Williams, Norris H.

Costa Rica: Editorial Universidad de Costa Rica, 1986. 334 pages, 145 full-page colour pages. Text in Spanish and English. The rarer hardback edition with dust jacket, this copy is no. 290 [numbered to last page]. Dust jacket with a little general wear and rubbing to edges. Brown cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering very good with a few light knocks to edges and corners. Contents clean and tight, unmarked. A very good copy. Please note a heavy book and a small postal surcharge may apply. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - (26 x 33cm).

$60.01

ORCHIDS OF NORTHERN EUROPE
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ORCHIDS OF NORTHERN EUROPE

By Nilsson, Sven

London: Penguin Books, 1979. Penguin Nature Guide. 146 pages, numerous colour illustrations. Original laminated boards very good with some general wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Reprint. Hardback. Very Good/No dust jacket. 12mo.

$4.00

PESCATOREA Iconography of Orchids 1854 -1860
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PESCATOREA Iconography of Orchids 1854 -1860

By Linden, Jean

France: Naturalia, 1994. A facsimile of the first edition of 1806. This edition limited to 1500 numbered English copies, this is No. 504. 48 colour plates depicting the most beautiful and recently discovered orchids (1860). This is an as-new copy, no obvious wear. A finely produced book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Folio.

$100.01

Terrestrial Orchids : From Seed to Mycotrophic Plant
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Terrestrial Orchids : From Seed to Mycotrophic Plant

By Rasmussen, Hanne N.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. 444 pages, b/w illustrations. Original hard cover fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine tight copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$104.01

ORCHIDS OF NORTHERN EUROPE
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ORCHIDS OF NORTHERN EUROPE

By Nilsson, Sven

London: Penguin Books, 1979. Penguin Nature Guide. 146 pages, numerous colour illustrations. Original laminated boards fine, protected in a removable clear sleeve. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/No dust jacket. 12mo.

$6.67

Wilde orchideeen van Europa (2 volumes)
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Wilde orchideeen van Europa (2 volumes)

By Landwehr, J.

Netherlands: -Graveland, Ver. tot Behoud van Natuurmonumenten in Nederland, 1977. pp. 575, 258 col. plts after drawings by the author, maps and numerous text-illustrations. Original dust jackets fine, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in loose-fitting clear archival sleeves. Hard back binding fines. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine bright set of this monumental work.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Folio (24 x 31cm).

$106.68

ORCHIDS OF EUROPE

By Duperrex, Aloys (translated by A. J. Huxley).

London: Blandford Press, 1961. pp. xiv, 235 with 32 colour illustrations and many line drawings. Original dust jacket fine with minimal wear, price-clipped. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, private bookplate of Peter Tate to the front paste-down, otherwise appears unread. A fine bright copy.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo.

$14.67

A Revised FLORA OF MALAYA Volume I. ORCHIDS OF MALAYA

By Holttum, R.E.

Singapore: Government Printing Office, 1957. vol 1, pp. v, 759, dj, colour plates, b/w illustrations. dust jacket fair with significant pieces missing from the top and bottam, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Contents good, knock to lower outer corners, with some resultant creasing, ink marks to fore-edge, otherwise contents clean and tight Heavy book - a postage surcharge may apply, please enquire.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 8vo.

$22.67

ORCHIDS OF JAVA
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ORCHIDS OF JAVA

By Comber, J. B.

London: Bentham Moxon Trust. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1990. pp. 407, colour photographic illustrations throughout. Original dust jacket fine with a little rubbing to edges, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine bright copy. (130 genera are listed, and a total of 731 species described, with keys to genera/species.). First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Folio.

$42.67

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