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Toronto: Viking. 1994. First printing. Hardcover. Inscribed by Illustrator; Green boards. Colour photos. Fine in fine jacket, and inscribed by Gerard Brender à Brandiis. Beautiful photos of Hamilton's Royal Botanical Gardens, with nice woodcuts. 1.5 kg parcel; Oblong quarto; Signed by Illustrator .
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Canadian Wild Flowers. With botanical descriptions by C. P. Traill

by FITZGIBBON, Agnes. Catherine Parr Traill

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Published
1972
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Toronto: Coles Publishing Company. 1972. Softcover. Facsimile reprint of the original 1868 John Lovell edtion. p. 86 + 10 colour plates on text paper. Pictorial card covers in publisher's brown card slipcase with pictorial label on front cover and title label on spine. Fine uncreased copy, no owner names, in VG+ slipcase; Quarto .
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Great flower books, 1700-1900: a bibliographical record of two centuries of finely illustrated flower books

by Sitwell, Sacheverell and Wilfred Blunt

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Published
1990
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First of this edition
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9780871132840
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press. 1990. First of this edition. Hardcover. 0871132842 . Black cloth. pp (xii), 189, [3]. 52 colour plates. Index. Fine in fine jacket. "The Blibliography Edited by Patrick W. Synge and compiled byW.T. Stearn, Sabine Wilson and Handasyde Buchanan, with a Foreword by S. Dillon Ripley". First published in 1956, this new edition… Read more
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London: Witherby. 1990. Hardcover. 085493202x . Re-issue of the 1956 original. xii, 189. Index. Reproduction in colour and b&w. Fine in fine jacket. 2 kg parcel. ; Large quarto .
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Genes Involved in Plant Defense

by Boller, T. and F. Meins, editors

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Published
1994
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First printing
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9780387823126
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New York: Springer. 1994. First printing. Hardcover. 0387823123 . Printed cloth. pp 364, Index. Fine copy. 1.5 kg parcel. ; Octavo .
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Pandora's Picnic Basket: The Potential and Hazards of Genetically Modified Foods

by McHughen, Alan

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Published
2000
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First printing
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9780198506744
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New York: Oxford University Press. 2000. First printing. Hardcover. 0198506740 . Octavo, brown boards. pp (x), 277. Index. Fine copy. Jacket has nicks at head of spine, else fine. A qualified scientist's examination of the pros and cons. .
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The Fresh-water algae of the United States

by Smith, Gilbert M.

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New York: McGraw-Hill, c1950. Hardcover. Later printing of the second edition. Octavo, grey coth. pp (viii), 719. Index, line drawings. High school library discard: call number on spine, covers a bit bowed; pouch at rear, rubber stamp to verso of title, else a clean, tight and unworn copy, no other library marks. 1.5 kg parcel. .
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Plant

by Marinelli, Janet

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Published
2005
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First US Edition
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9780756605896
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New York: DK. 2005. First US Edition. Hardcover. 075660589x . Folio, glossy pictorial boards. pp 512. Colour illustrations, index. Fine in fine jacket. Illustrations of about 2000 plants, gives the origin and natural habitat of each and the conditions for growing in a garden, and indicates which plants are under threat in the wild. 3.5 kg parcel… Read more
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Flora : Over 20,000 Plants and Their Cultivation Requirements

by Thomas, Wendy, chief consultant

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Published
2003
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9781552977798
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Toronto: Firefly Books. 2003. Hardcover. 155297779x . Thick folio, glossy pictorial boards. pp 1584. Colour illustrations, glossary, index. LACKS THE CD; front free endpaper has a small abrasion near centre and two short tears to top edge; else fine. Enclosed in a glossy pictorial chemise with handle. Note: 6.5 kg parcel, extra postage WILL be required.… Read more
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Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, no date. Hardcover. 0520008472 . 8th printing, ca 1970s reprint of the 1939 edition. Green cloth. pp (xii), 663. Illustrated, index. Fine in fine jacket. Now out of print. 1.5 kg .
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Viruses of Plants

by Brunt, A.A., K. Crabtree, M.J. Dallwitz, A.J. Gibbs, and L. Watson

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Published
1996
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9780851987941
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Oxford: CABI International. 1996. Hardcover. 085198794x . Thick octavo, glossy boards. pp (4), 1484. LACKING THE TITLE LEAF, else a fine copy, no owner names. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. .
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Ainsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi

by Hawksworth, D. L.; Kirk, P. M.; Sutton, B. C.; Pegler, D. N.

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Published
1996
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9780851988856
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Oxford: CAB International. 1996. Hardcover. 0851988857 . Tall octavo, glossy boards. pp xii, 616. 8th edition. LACKING THE TITLE LEAF; short tear at foot of spine neatly repaired, mild rubbing to lower outer corners of covers; else fine, no owner marks. Summary: The one essential handbook for all who work with or are interested in fungi … Read more
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Poole, Dorset, England: Blandford Press. 1976. Hardcover.. A later printing of the 1970 fourth edition. Octavo, green cloth. pp 512 + plates. Index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. .
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FUNGAL FAMILIES OF THE WORLD

by CANNON, Paul F. and Paul M. Kirk

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2007
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Cambridge, MA: CABI. 2007. Hardcover. Tall quarto, glossy printed boards. pp (4), xiv, 456. Illustrated, colour photos. Fine copy. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra postage will be required. .
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A Geographical Atlas of World Weeds

by HOLM, Leroy G. and others

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Published
1991
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9780894643576
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Malabar, FL: Krieger Publishing Company. 1991. Hardcover. 0894643576 . Second printing (first was in 1979). Tall quarto, printed boards. pp l, 391. Fine copy. A comprehensive international review of approximately 8,000 species of weeds, compiling geographic distributions for the countries or areas where a species is known to occur as a weed of serious, principal,… Read more
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Complete Trees of North America: Field Guide and Natural History

by Elias, Thomas S.

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Published
1980
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First Edition
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New York: Van Nostrand. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Dark blue boards. pp xii, 948. Illustrated, index. Fine in VG jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. .
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FERNS

by GROUNDS, Roger

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Published
1974
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First printing
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London: Pelham Books. 1974. First printing. Hardcover. Squarish octavo, green cloth. pp 264 + colour plates. Line drawings, index. Fine copy. Price-clipped jacket has a two inch repaired tear, VG otherwise. "This is the first definitive book to appear on this subject since the height of the Victorian fern craze. It is devoted not only to … Read more
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San Diego, CA: Thunder Bay Press. 2003. Hardcover. 1592230555 . Quarto. pp 816. Colour photos, index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra postage will be required. .
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Essai sur la Flore de la Guinée Française:Produits forestiers, agricoles et industriels

by Pobéguin, H

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Published
1906
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First Edition
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Paris: Augustin Challamel. 1906. First Edition. Softcover. Tall octavo, original printed paper covers. pp [2], 392, [2] + 80 plates + folding map. General index and index of tribes. New paper spine with label; front cover has light soiling and small chip to lower inner corner; rear cover has creased tears and corner torn away (no text… Read more
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SUPPLEMENT TO PALMS OF THE WORLD

by LANGLOIS, Arthur C.

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Published
1980
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Stuart, Florida: Horticultural Books. 1980. Hardcover. Quarto, green boards. pp (xiv), 252. Photos on every page. Very small ink owner name at front, else fine. Thin dust jacket has a few small chips, VG. "Published in 1959, James C McCurrach's Palms of the World contained over 400 illustrations covering 140 substantially well known palm genera. … Read more
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