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THE TEMPLE OF FLORA: THE FLOWER PLATES
No author listed. Illustrated by Robert Thornton.
Stock no. 1820349
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition.

Very large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title. Green ribbon ties. The Flower Plates from Robert Thornton's 'The Temple of Flora' are taken from the edition of 1980 copies published by The Folio Society in 2008. They are printed on Modigliani paper by Beacon Press, Uckfield, Sussex. 29 plates in total. All plates present and immaculate. Portfolio has a slight scuff to rear board (very minor).

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HANDBOOK OF THE BRITISH FLORA
Written by George Bentham; J.D. Hooker; A.B Rendle.
Stock no. 1820166
Published by L. Reeve & Co. Ltd.. 1930. Almost very good condition.

A Description of the Flowering Plants and Ferns Indigenous to, or Naturalised in The British Isles. For the Use of Beginners and Amateurs. By G. Bentham, Revised by J.D. Hooker, Seventh Edition revised by A.B. Rendle. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. lxi and 606 pages including index. From the library of botanist and author David McClintock (personal bookplate to front pastedown). Covers rubbed, corners bumped. Text block browned. Neat margin notes in pencil throughout. Large ink stain to page 190-191 but text still readable.

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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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FLORA OF NORTHUMBERLAND
Written by G.A. Swan.
Stock no. 2128159
Published by The Natural History Society Of Northumbria. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles and attractive gilt illustration to front cover. 351 pages. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 0952078201. SIGNED by author to title page. All 8 overlays are present in rear pocket of book. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading/browning to spine; a few indentations to rear panel.

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ECOLOGY OF WORLD VEGETATION
Written by O.W. Archibold.
Stock no. 1816510
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

A comprehensive source of information on vegetation structure and processes in a wide range of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations and charts. xi and 510 pages including index. ISBN: 0412442906. Rear board is a little scuffed and bumped with uneven fading and original publisher's price sticker attached. Contents clean.

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THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT
Written by C. Theodore Green.
Stock no. 2124567
Published by T. Buncle & Co.. 1933. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 163 pages pages includes index. A couple of splash marks and scuff marks to covers. Foxing and some marks to outer page edges. Spine is browned.

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THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
Written by H.J.M. Bowen.
Stock no. 1814513
Published by Holywell Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w distribution maps to rear. Bookplate to front endpaper and name and date in ink. Slight musty odour present.

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FLORA OF STAFFORDSHIRE
Written by E.S. Edees.
Stock no. 1814511
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

County Flora series. B/w photos. 280 pages including b/w distribution maps. ISBN: 0715355635. Bookplate and address label to front endpaper. Price-cut green pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased.

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ECOLOGICAL FLORA OF THE SHROPSHIRE REGION
Written by C.A. Sinker; J.R. Packham; et al. Illustrated by Anne Gilbert; Lindsay Brown.
Stock no. 1609623
Published by Shropshire Trust For Nature Conservation. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. One acetate overlay included. ISBN: 095086370X. Spine and corners bumped. Contents near fine. Acetate overlay is present. Wrapper is browned to spine and a little edge creased.

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SUPPLEMENT TO THE FLORA OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by S.C. Holland.
Stock no. 1208709
Published by Grenfell Publications. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos, b/w illustrations and distribution maps. 196 pages includes index. ISBN: 0948715006. Minimal rubbing to base of spine. Inscription in ink on front endpaper. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut and slightly browned.

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