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British Grasses: an introduction to the study of the Graminae of Great Britain and Ireland by Margaret Plues

LONDON : Reeve & Co, 1867 A very good copy of the 1st edition. British Grasses was part of Reeve's Crown Series - designed to encourage students and amateurs to study nature more deeply. In original green cloth with gilt picture of a grass head on...

From E C Books


The Grasses, Sedges and Ferns of Great Britain, and their allies the Club Mosses, Pepperworts and Horsetails by Anne Pratt

LONDON AND NEW YORK: FREDERICK WARNE & CO., 1889 A good copy of this extract from the author's major work on British Flora issued as a single volume. In the original green decorative cloth binding with gilt decoration and titles to the front board...

From E C Books


Begonia Glossary 1952 by Buxton, Bessie R

1952. 4to. Approx 300 typewritten pages bound into a book. Original manuscript.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Privately Printed. ...

From Calendula Horticultural Books


The Floral Kingdom: Its History, Sentiment and Poetry by Turner, Mrs. Cordelia Harris

Chicago: Private Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, two-inch tear at head of spine.. [1877]. Hardcover. Green gilt-decorated beveled boards. Elaborate botanical scene stamped in black and gilt on front boards and floral urn stamped in ...

From Old Saratoga Books


Rare Ethnobotanical Ephemera by BPC Botany & Chemistry

Extremely Rare Ethnobotanical Ephemera Botanical Preservation Corps Catalog (2001) by BPC Botany & Chemistry Formerly "OF THE JUNGLE" 60 pg; 5.5x8.5" saddle stitch booklet. Black and white. Catalog $2.00. Box 1368 Sebastopol, CA 95473 USA A comprehensive ...



A Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Higher Cryptograms: Both Native and Introduced, Found Within about 30 Miles of Hanover, N. H. , Including a Few Cultivated Species, to Which is Appended a List of Vertebrate Animals of the Same Region by Jesup, Henry G

Hanover, NH: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Call letters on spine, spine darkened by . shellac, corners bumped, edges rubbed, binder's label on inside of front . cover, front endpaper detached, endpapers toned, one page with small fold . and te...

From Old Saratoga Books


Wild Flowers of New York: New York State Museum Memoir 15. Two Volume Set by House, Homer D

Albany, NY: The University of the State of New York. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner bookplates on front . pastedowns (Charles Knowles Bolton and Edith Stanwood Bolton) , foxing to . first and last several leaves.. 1923. Second Printin...

From Old Saratoga Books


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

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 clot...

From Old Saratoga Books


Investigations on Chlorophyll by Richard Willstatter and Arthur Stoll: Translated from the German By Frank Milton Schertz and Albert R. Merz

Lancaster, PA: The Science Press Printing Co., 1928. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY TRANSLATOR Frank M. Schertz to Dr. Roger Adams, Sept., 1935, on front end page. Dr Adams unique book plate front paste down. Very Good, gilt at spine faded yet legible, title pag...

From Dale Steffey Books



London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans.. Good. 1855. Hardcover. X-Lib. Marbled paper covered boards, cloth corners and spine with label. Covers with modest wear. Profusely illustrated with B/W drawings on every page. Contents. Specific Character, ...

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