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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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THE FLORA OF THE BRISTOL REGION
Written by Ian P. Green; Rupert J. Higgins; Clare Kitchen; Mark A.R. Kitchen; Sarah L. Myles.
Stock no. 1818279
Published by Pisces Publications. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Wildlife of the Bristol Region: 1. Edited by Sarah L. Myles. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Over 1600 plants described together with b/w distribtion maps. Colour photos. 276 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 1874357188. Light fading to dustwrapper spine (hardly noticeable).
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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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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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HOW TO READ AN ENGLISH GARDEN
Written by Andrew Eburne; Richard Taylor.
Stock no. 1818230
Published by Ebury Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Everything about garden features, what they mean and how they came to be there, bringing historic and modern gardens to life. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos & b/w illustrations. 272 pages. ISBN: 9780091909000. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded, especially to spine.
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THE PEONY
Written by Alice Harding.
Stock no. 1818228
Published by Waterstone. 1st thus 1985. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Originally published as 'The Book of the Peony' in 1917. A thorough work covering all aspects of cultivation, including purchasing and soil preparation, mythology and history, including a map of the plant's origins, and a look at the tree peony in ancient China. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w plates. ISBN: 0947752609. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper has the remains of a price label to front flap and is lightly browned to spine.
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SECRETS OF THE FLOWERS
Written by Mrs. E.M. Coker. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 1318324
Published by Jarrolds Publishers. Circa 1919. Good condition.

The Bunnykin Books series. Light brown boards with colour onlay to front and brown cloth to spine, 8 x 6". 8 gorgeous colour plates, most of fairies, some reminiscent of the flower fairies of Cicely Mary Barker. 56 pages. Covers worn and grubby. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing throughout and some other fingermarks to page margins (including margins of plates but pictures not affected). Some small margin tears, including to a few small tears and creases to the margins of the plates but the actual pictures are not affected.
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WILD FLOWERS OF CHALK & LIMESTONE
Written by J.E. Lousley.
Stock no. 1318118
Published by Collins. 2nd 1969. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 16. Green cloth. With 52 colour and 29 b/w photos, plus 20 maps and 15 diagrams. 254 pages includes index. Second edition. ISBN: 0002132583. Spine bumped. Inscription in ink and name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film, titles on rear panel of wrapper has been underlined and ticked with blue biro (which has changed to purple with the adhesive from the film).
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WILD & GARDEN PLANTS (NN 80)
Written by Max Walters.
Stock no. 2129337
Published by Collins. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 80. 16 colour plates and over 60 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002193760. Dustwrapper spine is faded.
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SOURCES OF CREATIVITY WAYS TO INSPIRATIONS
Written by Gregor Lersch.
Stock no. 2129026
Published by Floraldesign Edition. 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour photos. B/w photos. Dual-Language edition - text in German and English. Couple of small chips to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent.
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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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