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THE ORCHID PAINTINGS OF FRANZ BAUER
Written by Joyce Stewart; William T. Stearn. Illustrated by Franz Bauer.
Stock no. 2126625
Published by The Herbert Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1871569583. Wear to cover corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little fading.

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ECOLOGY OF PLANT COMMUNITIES
Written by Jack Rieley; Susan Page.
Stock no. 2126535
Published by Longman Scientific & Technical. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Phytosociological account of the British vegetation. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0582446392. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased and a bit faded to spine.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 2126503
Published by Collins. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. Third edition. With 53 colour photographs by John Markham, Brian Perkins, F. Ballard and others. 27 photographs in b/w; 8 maps and 2 diagrams. Light bumping along cover edges. Wrapper has corner cut front front flap, still has publisher's original duraseal cover over wrapper, stuck along edges of verso.

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THE TREE THE BOOK THAT TRANSFORMS INTO A WORK OF ART
Written by Steve Marsh.
Stock no. 2126327
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 2018. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. This elegant book celebrates the beauty and abundance of the forest. Exquisite illustrations of leaves, fruits and branches accompany a lyrical text that describes the features of more than 50 species of tree. Press-out sections enable you to reveal the outlines of the shapes and transform your book into a work of art. ISBN: 9780233005614. Some wear to cover corners and edges. Contents are fine - no pages have been pressed-out.

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AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF GARDENING
Written by J.C. Loudon.
Stock no. 2126318
Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown And Green. 3rd 1825. Good condition.

Contemporary rebound brown leather covers. This is the third edition. Comprising the theory and practice of horticulture, floriculture, aboriculture, and landscape-gardening, including all the latest improvements; A general history of gardening in all countries, and a statistical view of its present state, with suggestions for its future progress, in the British Isles. Many hundred engravings on wood by Branston. This has been rebound in leather, with darker original leather spine laid down. Wear and scuffing to covers, with some chipping. Some damp markings and foxing internally. Nicks to a few page margins; a little loss.

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WILD FLOWERS (NN 5)
Written by John Gilmour; Max Walters.
Stock no. 2126153
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 5. Green cloth, gilt titles. 45 colour photos, 27 b/w photos and 3 line drawings. Spine is faded. Trailing splash mark to front cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut and has been covered with clear adhesive film; browned.

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THE ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION (NN 14)
Written by Wilfrid Blunt.
Stock no. 2126151
Published by Collins. 1971. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. A complete and critical survey of the subject of botanical illustration. Green cloth. 47 colour plates, 32 b/w plates and 75 figures in the text. 303 pages includes index. Spine is faded. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine and along a couple of edges.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 2126148
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. Third edition. With 53 colour photographs by John Markham, Brian Perkins, F. Ballard and others. 27 photographs in b/w; 8 maps and 2 diagrams. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is a little cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is unevenly browned. A few closed tears underneath film.

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TREES WOODS AND MAN (NN 32)
Written by Herbert L. Edlin.
Stock no. 2126142
Published by Collins. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The past, present and future of British trees and woodlands. Green cloth. 27 colour plates. 30 b/w photographs. 2 line drawings. A New Naturalist publication. Bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned, with a few chips and nicks.

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FLOWERS OF THE COAST (NN 24)
Written by Ian Hepburn.
Stock no. 2126141
Published by Collins. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 24. Green cloth, gilt titles. 17 colour photos. 43 b/w photos and 14 line drawings and maps. ISBN: 000213067X. Fading and bumping to spine. Some bumping to corners. A few spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and a few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film, which is also browned and is starting to come unstuck along verso edges. Some chipping to top of spine.

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GRASS AND GRASSLANDS (NN 48)
Written by Ian Moore.
Stock no. 2126136
Published by Collins. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 48. B/w photos. Spine is faded. A few white spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is browned to spine and rear panel.

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THE POLLINATION OF FLOWERS (NN 54)
Written by Michael Proctor; Peter Yeo.
Stock no. 2126119
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. ISBN: 0002131781. Spotting to covers and foxing to outer page edges. Duraseal removed. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning to spine.

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