PAST AND PRESENT VEGETATION OF THE ISLE OF SKYE: A PALAEOECOLOGICAL STUDY
by H.J.B. Birks
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st. 1973
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Four main parts: a general introduction to the nature of the investigation and an explanation of the nomenclature and terminology used throughout the volume; a survey of the present-day flora and vegetation of the Isle of Skye; techniques used in the palaeocological investigations; and a reconstruction of the ecosystem of Skye in Late-Devensian times as determined by theses techniques. xi and 415 pages including index.
Minor foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a few small closed tears, no loss.
Stock no. 1809027