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Image for The Fungal Diseases of the Common Larch.

The Fungal Diseases of the Common Larch.

By: Hiley, W.E.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001566

Condition: Good


73 illustrations (line drawings and monochrome photos), 8vo, pp.xi, 204, green cloth with gilt titles on spine, slightly worn, spine sunned and slightly cocked, uneven browning to endpapers, small brown spot on half-title and facing preliminary page. View more info

Image for Dutch Elm Disease - the Early Papers; selected works of seven Dutch women phytopathologists   [Sir John Burnett's copy]

Dutch Elm Disease - the Early Papers; selected works of seven Dutch women phytopathologists [Sir John Burnett's copy]

By: Holmes, Francis W. & Heybroek, Hans M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: St Paul, Minnesota, APS Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014263

ISBN: 0890541108

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations, octavo, pp vi, 154, blue cloth corners very slightly bumped, otherwise a very good copy. [From the library of Sir John Burnett, with his signature on the front endpaper. A distinguished academic career and a lifelong interest in fungi, botany and nature conservation made him the ideal champion for biological recording in the UK. He held that effective nature conservation could be achieved only if good quality information about species and their habitats was accessible to all who needed it - a belief that made him perfectly suited to run the National Biodiversity Network, f... View more info

Key Works to the Fauna and Flora of the British Isles and Northwestern Europe

By: KERRICH, G.J.; Hawksworth, D.L. & Sims, R.W. (editors)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Academic Press: 1978

Seller ID: 007575

ISBN: 0124055508

Condition: Very Good


pp xii, 179, a bright copy in a slightly worn and price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

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Recognition in Microbe-Plant Symbiotic and Pathogenic Interactions.

By: Lugtenberg, Ben. (ed)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Berlin, Springer-Verlag: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001861

ISBN: 3540171835

Condition: Good


[Comprises lectures of the speakers at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop, The Flevehof, Biddinghuizen, Netherlands]. Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xiv, 449, white laminated boards, a good ex-library copy with stamp and label on the front end paper, and shelf number taped to spine, but no other markings. View more info

British Fungus-flora - a Classified Textbook of Mycology

By: Massee, George

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons:

Seller ID: 003923


Four volumes, a few text illustrations throughout, small 8vo, pp xii, 432; viii, 460; viii, 512; viii, 522, decorated cloth, gilt, rubbed and slightly worn, corners slightly bumped, spine heads a little pulled, one internal hinge a little weak in volume one. Originally from the library of Sir Frederick Keeble, with his signature in all volumes; then to the library of the RHS Laboratory, Wisley with their neat label on front endpapers, and a tiny paper circle on the spine, but no other markings. View more info

Image for An Essay on the Origin and Operation of the Dry Rot, with a view to it's prevention or cure. To which are annexed, suggestions on the cultivation of forest trees, and an abstract of the several forest laws from the reign of Canute to the present time.

An Essay on the Origin and Operation of the Dry Rot, with a view to it's prevention or cure. To which are annexed, suggestions on the cultivation of forest trees, and an abstract of the several forest laws from the reign of Canute to the present time.

By: McWilliam, Robert

Price: £200.00

Publisher: 59, Holborn, London, J. Taylor: 1818

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015077

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with three engraved plates, large quarto, pp xx, 420, edges untrimmed, some foxing and marking throughout, including the plates, original boards slightly worn, a later paper spine with the rather worn original paper label laid down, both paste-down endpapers wrinkled and lifting. [Apart from the foxing this is a stunning copy close to it's original state, wide-margined and unpressed. With the errata slip and directions to the binder at the rear. The subscriber's list accounts for 207 copies. There is an early London bookbinder's ticket on the front endpaper - H. Richards, Great Cas... View more info

Image for Molecular Aspects of Pathogenicity and Resistance: Requirement for Signal Transduction  [Sir John Burnett's copy]

Molecular Aspects of Pathogenicity and Resistance: Requirement for Signal Transduction [Sir John Burnett's copy]

By: Mills, Dallice; Kunoh, Hitoshi; Keen, Noel T. & Mayama, Shigeyuki

Price: £22.50

Publisher: St Paul, Minnesota, APS Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011257

ISBN: 0890542155

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations, pp xviii, 294, extremely clean throughout, pictorial cloth showing the very slightest of wear, almost like new. [From the library of Sir John Burnett, with his signature on the front endpaper. A distinguished academic career and a lifelong interest in fungi, botany and nature conservation made him the ideal champion for biological recording in the UK. He held that effective nature conservation could be achieved only if good quality information about species and their habitats was accessible to all who needed it - a belief that made him perfectly suited to run the National ... View more info

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Report on Fungus, Bacterial and Other Diseases of Crop Plants in England and Wales for the Years 1943 - 1946 ( Bulletin 139)

By: Moore, W.C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1948

Seller ID: 007353

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, pp vi, 90, paperback, a very good copy. View more info

Image for Biotaxonomische Und Systematische Untersuchungen an Einigen Hefen Der Gattung Saccharomyces

Biotaxonomische Und Systematische Untersuchungen an Einigen Hefen Der Gattung Saccharomyces

By: Neumann, I.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Lehre, Cramer: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001306

Condition: Very Good


8vo, pp. (iv), 79, with five folding charts loose at rear, plain grey wrappers with title details on upper cover, text in the original German. (Nova Hedwigia - Heft 40) View more info

Image for British Fungus Flora (Agarics and Boleti)  Part 4 - Pluteaceae: Pluteus & Volvariella

British Fungus Flora (Agarics and Boleti) Part 4 - Pluteaceae: Pluteus & Volvariella

By: Orton, P.D.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009778

ISBN: 0950427047

Condition: New


Illustrated with line drawings, 8vo, pp 99, paperback, a very good copy. [A series about the larger fungi of the British Isles. It is suitable for the dedicated amateur and the professional. Nine parts of the Flora have been published so far. In all parts, keys to sections and species are given together with full descriptions of the taxa based on personal observations of the executive editors or, in the case of rare species, on authoritative descriptions of material. Many species are illustrated by line drawings. Colours are described with reference to the Colour Identification Chart.] View more info

Image for British Fungus Flora (Agarics and Boleti)  Part 2 - Coprinaceae: Coprinus

British Fungus Flora (Agarics and Boleti) Part 2 - Coprinaceae: Coprinus

By: Orton, P.D. & Watling, R.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, 1979

Seller ID: 009777

ISBN: 0114915652

Condition: New


Illustrated with line drawings, 8vo, pp 149, paperback, a very good copy. [A series about the larger fungi of the British Isles. It is suitable for the dedicated amateur and the professional. Nine parts of the Flora have been published so far. In all parts, keys to sections and species are given together with full descriptions of the taxa based on personal observations of the executive editors or, in the case of rare species, on authoritative descriptions of material. Many species are illustrated by line drawings. Colours are described with reference to the Colour Identification Chart.] View more info

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The Sea-Grasses of Western Australia (Otto Stapf's copy)

By: Ostenfeld, C.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, H. Hagerup's Boghandel: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 014236

Condition: Fair


A few small line drawi ngs within the text, slim octavo, pp 44. age-toned, paperback, covers detached and chipped. [Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 2 nr 6]. Presentation inscription from the author to Otto Stapf. RARE. View more info

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Biodiversity and Terrestrial Ecosystems - Proceedings of the International Symposium, Taipei, 1994

By: Peng, Ching-I & Chou, Chang-Hung (eds)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Taipei, Institute of botany, Academia Sinica: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009847

Condition: Fair


Not illustrated, (a few charts and plans only), large 8vo, pp xx, 526, paperback. Compliments slip from the first editor tipped-in at front. Covers slightly worn generally; lower cover bumped at bottom edge, also affecting lower margins of most pages; lower margins also water damaged with slight adhesion but no loss of text. Extremely scarce, and contains many important contributions. View more info

Image for Diseases and Pests of Ornamental Plants

Diseases and Pests of Ornamental Plants

By: Pirone, Pascal P.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York & Chichester, John Wiley & Sons: 1978

Seller ID: 010404

ISBN: 0471072494

Condition: Very Good


Fifth edition, illustrated, large 8vo, pp x, 566, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [Discusses diagnosis and treatment of diseases and organisms afflicting nearly 500 genera of ornamental plants grown outdoors, under glass, or in the home. Explains when and how to use the most effective fungicides, insecticides, and other control materials and practices. The fifth edition of the official publication of the New York Botanical Garden identifies new diseases, recognizes the spread of many known diseases to a wider range of host plants, and reflects up-to-date control methods. New illustrations ha... View more info

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Edible Fungi

By: Ramsbottom, John

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, King Penguin: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012871

Condition: Good


Well illustrated with 16 colour plages by Rose Ellenby, (cover designed by her also), slim 12mo, pp 36, slight foxing to the plates and endpaper, a neat contemporary signature and date on the front endpaper, pictorial boards age-toned, spine a bit darker, slight cracking and wear to the spine. [Postage will be reduced] View more info

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Poisonous Fungi

By: Ramsbottom, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015136

Condition: Fair


Small slim 12mo, pp 32, with 16 colour plates by Rose Ellenby, very clean internally, pictorial boards slightly worn on the upper and lower covers but rather faded, lacking half the spine and a little frayed along the covers on either side of it. [Postage will be reduced] View more info

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Poisonous Fungi

By: Ramsbottom, John

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014047

Condition: Good


Small slim 12mo, pp 32, with 16 colour plates by Rose Ellenby, an inscription on the front endpaper, otherwise very clean inernally, pictorial boards with very slight wear to the spine. SCARCE. [Postage will be reduced] View more info

Image for British Fungus Flora Volume 9 : Russulaceae : Lactarius

British Fungus Flora Volume 9 : Russulaceae : Lactarius

By: Rayner, R.W.; Watling, R. & Turnbull, E.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh: 2005

Seller ID: 004909

Condition: New


A few line drawings, pp iv, 203, paperback, a very good copy. [A series about the larger fungi of the British Isles. It is suitable for the dedicated amateur and the professional. Nine parts of the Flora have been published so far and Part 1 (Boletes and their allies) has been revised. In all Parts, keys to sections and species are given together with full descriptions of the taxa based on personal observations of the executive editors or, in the case of rare species, on authoritative descriptions of material. Many species are illustrated by line drawings. Colours are described with reference ... View more info

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British Plant Galls - identification of galls on plants and fungi

By: Redfern, Margaret & Shirley, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Preston Montford, Field Studies Council (Aidgap): 2002

Seller ID: 013687

ISBN: 1851532145

Condition: Fair


Well illustrated with line drawings, large octavo, pp (207 - 531), lower corners of pages rather badly bumped, paperback, upper cover badly creased at the lower corner, otherwise good. [Originally published in two volumes of Field Studies, and now reprinted without change of pagination]. View more info

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Wildlife of Rogart

By: Rogart Wildlife Group (including Andrew Coupar, Malcolm Rider, John Macdonald, Viv Halcrow, Ian Evans, Roger Smith, Fiona Winstanley, Tony Mainwood etc.]

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Rogart Wildlife Group & Highland Biological Recording Group: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012329

ISBN: 0955221110

Condition: New


Illustrated, small octavo, pp 128, paperback, a very good new copy. [A useful small survey of all aspects of wildlife in this Highland parish in East Sutherland.] View more info