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FLORA OF IRAQ. Volume 3 - Leguminales

By: N/A

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Baghdad, Ministry of Agriculture: 1974

Seller ID: 002533


Colour frontispiece, 111 line drawings, pp viii, 662, wrappers, a good paperback copy, as issued. In print at £ 36.00. (The standard flora of the area - this volume includes acacia, bauhina, caesalpinia, cassia, cercis, lathyrus, robinia, sophora etc.) View more info

FLORA OF IRAQ. Volume 4 Parts 1 & 2 - Cornaceae - Resedaceae.

By: N/A

Price: £62.50

Publisher: Baghdad, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food: 1980

Seller ID: 002534


2 VOLUMES, Colour frontispiece, 194 line drawings, pp xi, 1199, wrappers, good paperback copies, as issued. In print at £72.00. (Extra shipping costs may be required as these volumes weigh 1.5 kilos before packing.]. (The standard flora of the area - this volume includes acer, althaea. alyssum, citrus, delphinium, erysimum, euphorbia, ficus, galium, hypericum, jasminum, linum, matthiola, papaver, pistacia, ranunculus, tamarix, viola, etc.) View more info

Proceedings of the 2nd OPTIMA Meeting. 1977. (Comptes-rendus Du 2eme colloque). [Organization for the Phytotaxonomic Investigation of the Mediterranean Area.]

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Florence. Firenze, 1979

Seller ID: 003375


Large 8vo, pp 551, illustrated, paperback, lower cover slightly soiled, the slightest of wear to the covers, otherwise a bright copy. A re-issuing of Webbia, 34.1. [Includes Martino's Survey of the Sicilian flora; Brullo's Notes on the Flora of Cyrenaica; Pichi Sermolli's Survey of the Pterological Flora of the Mediterranean Region etc.] View more info

COMMON PLANTS OF CHI-TOU FOREST RECREATION AREA

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Seller ID: 005567


(c. 1985 ?). Illustrated, small 8vo, pp (c.100), paperback, very slightly worn. (Taiwanese text) . [From the library of the Asian orchid specialist Jim Comber. Chi-tou is located in the foothills of Fenghuang Mountain, Taiwan]. View more info

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The Mount Tomah Book

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Mount Tomah Society & The Royal Botanic Gardens: 1987

Seller ID: 006269


Well illustrated, large 8vo, pp 128, paperback, covers slightly faded and very slightly worn, a long inscription on the front endpaper. [A useful general guide to the history, flora, insects and birds of the area.] View more info

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Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) through to Volume 71 (2007) [lacking a few parts)

By: N/A

Price: £1,500.00

Seller ID: 007793


Journal of Arid Environments. Volume 1 (1978) - Volume 71 (2007) [LACKING Volumes 55 part 2 through to Volume 58 part 1, and parts 42 (4), 46 (3), 51 (3) and 54 (2 & 4). Extremely scarce - an almost complete set to 2007. Paperbacks, in parts as issued, very good condition. {Because of the extreme weight, delivery can really only be contemplated within most of mainland UK.} View more info

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List of Plants in Xishuangbanna

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Yunnan Institute of Tropical Botany:

Seller ID: 009592


[c. 1984 ?]. Small thick 8vo, pp 12, 509, paperback, contents clean, covers a little worn and rubbed, a little waved or wrinkled throughout. [A complete list, with latin names and synonyms, and Chinese names. Xishuangbanna is an autonomous prefecture in China's southwestern Yunnan province, bordering Myanmar and Laos. It's known for Dai culture, distinctive temples and tropical rainforests. Prefectural capital, Jinghong, offers palm-lined streets, and the Tropical Flower... View more info

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Shell Guide to Some Of East Africa's Flowering Trees and Shrubs

By: N/A

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Shell:

Seller ID: 010030


No place or date of publication. [Possibly late 1960's ?]. Illustrated with colour photographs, horizontal 8vo, pp 32, paperback, slightly worn and used throughout. View more info

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Botanical Society and Exchange Club of the British Isles, Reports for 1943-44, 1945 and 1946- 1947.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Arbroath, T. Buncle & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 012813


BOTANICAL SOCIETY AND EXCHANGE CLUB. Report for 1943-44, 1945 & 1947-47, in five parts, paperback, very slight signs of wear, one corner slightly bumped, but really very good. View more info

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Poisonous Plants of Malaysia

By: Abdullah, A. Salam

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Kuala Lumpur, Tropical Press: 1990

Seller ID: 011026


Well illustrated, slim 8vo, pp xii, 68, a wrinkle to the front paste-down endpaper, otherwise a very good copy in dustwrapper. VERY SCARCE. View more info

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Illustrated Flora of the Pacific States - Washington, Oregon and California : Volume 1 Ferns to Birthworts (Ophioglossaceae to Aristolochiaceae)

By: Abrams, Leroy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Stanford & London, Stanford University Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012474


Well illustrated with many small line drawings, large thick octavo, pp x, 538, a little age-toned, a neat name on the front endpaper, hinge at title page slightly weak, otherwise good and clean internally, green cloth, upper corners very slightly bumped, slightly rubbed, spine a little dull. [Covers the ferns and horsetails, grasses, gymnosperms, Liliaceae, Orchidaceae, Iridaceae, Salicaceae,Betulaceae, Fagaceae, Ulmaceae etc]. View more info

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Illustrated Flora of the Pacific States - Washington, Oregon and California : Volume 2 Buckwheats to Kramerias (Polygonaceae to Krameriaceae)

By: Abrams, Leroy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Stanford & London, Stanford University Press: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012475


Well illustrated with many small line drawings, large thick octavo, pp viii, 635, a little age-toned, a neat name on the front endpaper, otherwise good and clean internally, green cloth, slightly rubbed, spine a little dull. [Covers Chenopodiaceae, Portulacaceae, Ranunculaceae, Droseraceae, Crassulaceae, Saxifragaceae, Rosaceae, Leguminosae etc.] View more info

Veld Types of South Africa

By: Acocks, J.P.H.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Pretoria, Botanical Research Institute of Texas: 1988

Seller ID: 004509


Third edition. Illustrated, quarto, pp x, 146, paperback, covers very slightly worn, otherwise a bright clean copy. View more info

Common Weeds of the West Indies

By: ADAMS, C.D., KASASIAN, L. & SEEYAVE, J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: (Trinidad), University of The West Indies: 1970

Seller ID: 005095


Common Weeds of the West Indies. Illustrated, small 8vo, pp (2), ii, 139, slightly worn, simple cloth-backed boards, lettered in ink on the spine and in silver printing on the upper cover, library number to front endpaper, front hinge cracked and slightly weak, first blamk becoming loose. VERY SCARCE. Trinidad 1968 (corrected to 1970 on errata slip). It is unclear if this is the original binding or not. View more info

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Wild Flowers of the Northern Cape

By: Adams, Jill

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Cape Town, The Department of Nature and Environment Conservation of the Provincial Administration of the Cape of Good Hope: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001890


Illustrated with 173 paintings by the author, 8vo, pp.53 (unpaginated), brown pictorial laminated boards, no dustwrapper as issued, clean and tight copy. Text in both English and Afrikaans. View more info

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Flora of the Cape Peninsula

By: Adamson, R.S. & Salter, T.M.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Cape Town & Johannesburg, Juta & Co., Ltd: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012599


Large very thick octavo, pp xx, 889, a slight mark to the fore-edge otherwise very clean internally, green cloth, a slight abrasion to the lower hinge, otherwise only the very slightest signs of wear. [The work is not illustrated]. View more info

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Upland Kenya Wildflowers - a flora of the ferns and herbaceous flowering plants of upland Kenya

By: Agnew, A.D.Q.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008924


Well illustrated with simple line drawings of over 800 species, thick quarto, pp x, 827, the dustwrapper has been protected at one time and there are cellotape marks on the fold-over flaps (and a very slight suggestion on the endpapers), otherwise this is an extremely good copy. SCARCE. View more info

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Upland Kenya Wildflowers - a flora of the ferns and herbaceous flowering plants of upland Kenya

By: Agnew, A.D.Q.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009105


Well illustrated with simple line drawings of over 800 species, thick quarto, pp x, 827, the dustwrapper is protected with a removable plastic cover. A remarkably clean duplicate from the RHS Wisley Library,with two withdrawn labels on the front endpapers, otherwise no other markings. This is an extremely good, and apparently unused, copy. SCARCE. View more info

The Euphorbiaceae of Sumatra

By: Airy Shaw, H.K.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Kew, Surrey, 1981

Seller ID: 005598


12 pages of line drawings within the text, pp (135), paperback, a slight crease to the first page otherwise a very good copy. [Reprint from Kew Bulletin Volume 36 (2).] View more info

The Euphorbiaceae of Siam

By: Airy Shaw, H.K.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kew, Surrey, Kew Bulletin: 1972

Seller ID: 005755


pp (172), paperback, the covers rather worn, Alan Radcliffe-Smith's copy with a few pencilled notes. [Together with a small pamphlet Additions and Corrections, 1977] View more info