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Früchte und Blumen. ausgewahlt und eingeleitet von Eva Mannering. German language.

By: REDOUTÉ, PIERRE-JOSEPH:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Ariel Verlag. Frankfurt am Main. 1955 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73536


Size 12.0 x 16.25 inches. In beige cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly rubbed at ends. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Introd.& description 16pp. With 24 beautifully reproduced colour plates of various flowers and fruits. German language edition of a collection of paintings of flowers and fruit by Pierre-Joseph Redoute. View more info

Image for A History of The Vegetable Kingdom. Embracing Comprehensive Descriptions of The Plants most interesting, from their uses to man and the lower animals... Revised Edition, With Supplement. Illustrated by Several Hundred Figures, many of them Coloured.

A History of The Vegetable Kingdom. Embracing Comprehensive Descriptions of The Plants most interesting, from their uses to man and the lower animals... Revised Edition, With Supplement. Illustrated by Several Hundred Figures, many of them Coloured.

By: RHIND, WILLIAM:

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, 1870:

Seller ID: 81912


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6.5 inches. Quarter bound in black polished calf leather and dark green pebbled cloth boards. Gilt line and blind embossed edging to leather on boards. Gilt lettering to green leather spine label. Raised and decorative gilt banding to spine. Marbled edges, plain endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing and chips to corners and ends of spine. Some light rubbing to boards. Small chip to cloth on leading edge. Glue repair to front hinge between endpapers. Endpapers foxed. Some light foxing to title page. Lacks coloured half-title page. Some light foxing and minor h... View more info

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Plants We Play With.

By: ROBERTSON, H. R.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Wells, Gardner, Darton & Co. Ld. n.d. ca1919:

Seller ID: 78349


Hardback, approx 8 x 6.5 inches. In blue cloth with black decorative lettering and design with round colour plate to front. In very good condition. Slight darkening to spine, some minor rubbing to edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Margaret Oliver, Prize for Science, Christmas 1919.” Some darkening to half-title and front tissue guard, some light foxing to pages with a couple of pages slightly more heavily foxed; Walnut, Daisy, Dandelion. Else a lovely, clean and tight copy. 116pp. 20 colour plates and 20 b&w plates. View more info

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The Moss Flora of Britain and Ireland.

By: SMITH, A.J.E;

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press. 1978 1st edition:

Seller ID: 74467


Size approx. 6 x 9.5 x 2 inches. In dark green cloth with printed label to spine. With original dustwrapper. In near fine condition. Dustwrapper very good, loose in protective sleeve. Inscription to front endpaper. Original bookseller label also at front “Landsman’s”. Pages clean and tight throughout. 706pp. View more info

Image for The Ferns of Great Britain: AND The Fern Allies: Illustrated by John E. Sowerby. The Descriptions, Synonyms &c by Charles Johnson. WITH A Supplement.

The Ferns of Great Britain: AND The Fern Allies: Illustrated by John E. Sowerby. The Descriptions, Synonyms &c by Charles Johnson. WITH A Supplement.

By: SOWERBY, John E.: JOHNSON, Charles:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Henry G. Bohn, 1869:

Seller ID: 81735


Natural History, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, blind-embossed paneled boards with gilt ‘fern’ design to front. In very good condition. Some wear to cover; spine faded and darkened, some fading to boards, edges rubbed, corners bumped, splits to spine edges and ends. Neat inscription to front endpaper “C. M. Patton, from Winslow, 1867.” Some minor darkening to endpapers, a couple of light minor spots to pages, plates all very clean and bright. Else a very good copy. 87 & 52pp. Illustrated with 80 full-page hand-coloured plates, View more info

Image for The Ferns of Great Britain: AND The Grasses of Great Britain. Illustrated by John E. Sowerby. With Descriptions, Synonyms &c by Charles Johnson. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE.

The Ferns of Great Britain: AND The Grasses of Great Britain. Illustrated by John E. Sowerby. With Descriptions, Synonyms &c by Charles Johnson. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE.

By: SOWERBY, John E.: JOHNSON, Charles:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, John E. Sowerby, (& William Kent & Co.) 1855, 1861 (grasses plates dated 1857.):

Seller ID: 81904


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 6 inches. Quarter bound dark green morocco leather binding to spine and corners, with green diced-patterned cloth with decorative gilt edging to leather on boards. Gilt lettering to spine, with raised and decorative gilt banding. Marbled page edges and endpapers. In very good condition. Some wear to cover; corners and edges bumped and rubbed, small nicks to corners. Some rubbing and light soiling to cloth. Spine faded and rubbed at edges and ends. Binders label to front endpaper “Rowbottom, Derby.” A couple of neat inscriptions to prelims, “Mildred Cr... View more info

Image for British Mosses Their Homes, Aspects, Structure and Uses. With a coloured figure of each species etched from nature. In Two Volumes. New Edition.

British Mosses Their Homes, Aspects, Structure and Uses. With a coloured figure of each species etched from nature. In Two Volumes. New Edition.

By: TRIPP, F. E.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, George Bell and Sons, 1888 New Edition.:

Seller ID: 82043


Hardback, 10 x 7 inches. Dark green/black cloth. Gilt lettering and gilt flower designs to spines and fronts. Blind paneled boards, blind embossed decoration to spine. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to edges and ends of spines. Corners slightly bumped. Bottom corners chipped on v2. Small nick to cloth on edge of spine on v1, a couple of small nicks to edges of spine on v2. Endpapers clean. One or two very minor negligible handling marks, else pages and plates all very clean, bright and tight throughout. 130 & 171pp. Illustrated with 37 coloured plates. View more info

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Forest and Woodland Trees in Britain. Westonburt Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire.

By: WHITE, John;

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press 1995:

Seller ID: 75886


Size 10 x 8 inches. Green cloth hardback with silver lettering to spine. Illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. An excellent clean & tight copy. 217pp. Many colour photos. View more info