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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF LICHENS
Written by Kenneth L. Alvin.
Stock no. 1318666
Published by Frederick Warne (Publishers) Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers series No.33. With 53 illustrations in colour and 109 b/w photos and diagrams. Burgundy boards with white titles, small format. ISBN: 0723215669. Minimal rubbing to cover edges. Dustwrapper is browned and price-cut.

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WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND FERNS
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1318659
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Small format. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Coloured illustrations. B/w photos. Spine bumped, slight rubbing to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and some grubby fingermarks to contents.

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WILD FLOWERS
Written by Paxton Chadwick. Illustrated by Paxton Chadwick.
Stock no. 2131936
Published by Penguin. Circa 1953. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 81. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Paperwraps. Some creasing to corners. Foxing and browning to covers.

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TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOMS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Edward Step.
Stock no. 1818395
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Circa 1958. Very good condition.

A Pocket Guide to the Larger Fungi. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. Plain endpapers. 8 colour plates and 132 b/w photos. xvi & 143 pages plus 6 pages publisher adverts to rear. Light bubbling of cloth to front board, lower corner. Text block a little browned. Small name & date in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.

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A PLAIN AND EASY ACCOUNT OF BRITISH FUNGI
Written by M.C. Cooke.
Stock no. 1818328
Published by W.H. Allen & Co. 6th 1898. Very good condition.

6th Edition, revised. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. 20 colour plates. 166 pages including index. Front joint lightly cracked. Name & date to verso of frontispiece. All plates present. A few light marks.

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THE LARGER SPECIES OF RHODODENDRON
Written by Peter A. Cox. Illustrated by Margaret Stones.
Stock no. 1818325
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Devoted to the larger species of Rhododendron and covering every aspect of cultivation, as well as botanical descriptions. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos & illustrations. Top edge green. ISBN: 0713417471. Top & tail of spine lightly shelf worn. Minor foxing to text block and endpapers. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF TREES
Written by Herbert L. Edlin.
Stock no. 1318408
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 4. Describing 74 species with 51 colour illustrations and 58 half-tone photographs. ISBN: 0723215324. Spine bumped. Page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and slightly edge creased with small damp stain to top edge of front panel. Price-cut by publisher with 'new' price label alongside.

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FLORA OF CORNWALL
Written by Colin N. French; Rosaline J. Murphy; Mary G.C. Atkinson.
Stock no. 1818280
Published by Wheal Seton Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 400 pages. 1100 b/w distribution maps. Colour photos. 2600 plant entries. An atlas of the flowering plants and ferns of Cornwall with notes on their occurrence on the Isles of Scilly. ISBN: 0953461300. A few foxspots to vertical edge of text block else a fine copy. Green dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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FLORA OF CORNWALL AND SUPPLEMENT
Written by F. Hamilton Davey; Edgar Thurston; Chambre C. Vigurs.
Stock no. 1818278
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Republished, originally published in 1909. Being an account of the flowering plants and ferns found in the county of Cornwall including the Scilly Isles, with seven portraits and a map. Also includes A Supplement to F. Hamilton Davey's Flora of Cornwall by Edgar Thurston and Chambre C. Vigurs. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 071581334X. Lower corners bumped. Light browning to endpapers. Green dustwrapper is lightly browned and has slight damage to front spine edge.

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THE FLORA OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by A.E. Wade.
Stock no. 1818277
Published by National Museum of Wales. 1st 1970. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 2 folding b/w maps. 1174 species listed. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
Written by H.J.M. Bowen.
Stock no. 1818276
Published by Holywell Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w distribution maps to rear. Mottling to boards. Light foxing to prelims & endpapers. Green dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, foxing to flaps and verso, corners to verso strengthened with brown paper (not visible to front).

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FLORA OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by H.J. Riddelsdell; G.W. Hedley; W.R. Price.
Stock no. 1818275
Published by Chatford House Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1974. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new impression with new plates. Phanerogams, Vascular Cryptograms, Charophyta. Colour frontis. 667 pages plus b/w photos. Text block lilac. Light browning to edges of prelims.

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