Pankhurst, R.J. & Mullin, J.M.
Title Flora of the Outer Hebrides (Max Walters' copy]
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Natural History Museum Publications 1991
0565011219 / 9780565011215
Seller ID 012986
Large octavo, pp (4), 171, paperback, fore-edge very slightly foxed, very slight signs of use. [Max Walters' copy, with his address label on the front endpaper.]. This is the first comprehensive publication to describe the flowering plants and ferns of the Outer Hebrides, comprising over 700 species. Introductory chapters cover the climate, geography, geology, soils, vegetation and botanical history of the area. Every effort has been made to give Gaelic names for plants, and a chapter is devoted to Gaelic plant folklore.
scotland.uist. isle lewis.