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Consisting of a comprehensive description of nearly all herbs with their medicinal properties extracted from them. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 430 pages including index.. Colour plates. ISBN: 0572002033. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is marked with some scuffing; nicks at corners.
Observers Series No. 12. Describing 54 species with colour and photographic illustrations and introductory text figures. Revised edition. Green boards. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and slightly grubby. Publisher's revised price sticker to front flap.
The 100th volume in the New Naturalist series. Leather bound edition to mark the 100th volume of the New Naturalist Library. Limited to 100 copies. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0007202431. SIGNED by author to special bookplate stuck to front endpaper. This is Copy No. 33. Slip case is still very good indeed - has a few marks.
New Naturalist Monograph No. 10. Green cloth. A study of animal and plant viruses. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Spine is a little faded with knock to top of spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Page browning. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film; some marks, fading and browning.
New Naturalist Monograph series no. 17. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, 6 b/w photos plus line drawings and diagrams. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Pale foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine with a few foxspots; closed tear to one corner.
Large format. 288 illustrations of which 122 are in colour. Some of the lost stories and legends, now only to be read in the names of particular apples, and the ancient history of apple growing in Britain. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0714824984. Spine & corners lightly bumped. Dustwrapper has a small stain to lower front edge of spine which has bled through to the front board (small). Text block lightly browned else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.
CULPEPER'S COLOUR HERBAL
Written by Nicholas Culpeper; David Potterton; E.J. Shellard. Illustrated by Michael Stringer.
Stock no. 1822027
Published by Guild Publishing. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 224 pages including index. Edited by Potterton. Foreword by E.J. Shellard. Fading to spine and lower edges. Foxing to text block. Contents clean. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
A Practical Guide to Wood. Beige cloth boards with brown titles and small pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Lower edge of rear board has a few indentations. Contents clean. Musty odour present.
Different colour pictorial boards. Text is in Italian. Numerous colour photos throughout. Volumes 1-6 all have a clear cover taped to pastedowns, with sticky residue/transfer to opposite pages. Different editions of each of these volumes - mostly published during the 1990s. Some spines are faded.
Fifteenth Edition. Revised by Simon, Dormer & Hartshorne. This edition has new sections on ecosystems and environmental pollution, and all measurements have been converted to SI units. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0723106142. Reprint of the 15th edition. Pastedowns lightly browned. Text block lightly browned. Previous owner's details in ink to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean. Green dustwrapper is faded and scuffed.
New Naturalist No. 74. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 21 colour photos and over 160 photos and diagrams in b/w. ISBN: 0002193833. There is light foxing to the textblock (mainly to top edge) and a small stain to lower corner tip of rear free-endpaper.. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit edge rubbed but is faded to spine as is usual with this series.
No. 117 in New Naturalist Series. Much needed insight into the variety of galls of different types caused by a wide range of organisms including fungi, insects and mites. Green cloth gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201438. Very minor marks to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at base of spine (minor) and slightly grubby to rear panel.