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New Naturalist No. 81. 16 colour plates and over 150 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002199343. Wrapper has light edge-creasing to top of rear panel. Rest of book is excellent!
New Naturalist No. 80. 16 colour plates and over 60 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002193760. Wrapper is a little faded to spine, with small crease to edge of spine.
Dark green cloth; gilt title to spine. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
Large format. Brown leatherette; gilt titles to spines, vignettes to front. Numerous b/w photos throughout. Text in SPANISH! Split to side of spine on Volume I. Grubby marks and some foxing to covers and pages of some volumes.
THE PLANT-LIFE OF THE BALKAN PENINSULA A PHYTOGEOGRAPHICAL STUDY
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 1809254
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st 1929. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Oxford Memoirs on Plant Geography. A monograph. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 11 maps & 10 plates. 490 pages including index. Slight mottling to rear board else boards nice and clean. SIGNED by the author to title page. Minor foxing to text block else contents clean. Price-cut, plain wrapper with blue titles is slightly browned.
Series 1-V in two volumes. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spines. Colour plates. B/w chapter headers and footers. Undated. A few foxspots and grubby marks to contents, some heavy browning on occasion. Joints starting to crack. Some hinges pulled exposing stitches. Binding is tight.
A comprehensive guide to the plants of the Himalayas based on extensive field research carried out in 1983 and 1985 by a University of Tokyo botanical research project team. This is the first volume of five. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w plates, b/w text figures. x and 386 pages including index. ISBN: 060084272. Corners lightly bumped. Text block a little dusty. Contents fine.
Contemporary three-quarters morocco, raised bands to spine and gilt title. Marbled boards, endpapers and text block. 60 hand-coloured lithographs. Printed title page. xvi and 311 pages including index. Early reprint. Edges of boards rubbed with some slight loss of leather in places. Marbled boards are scratched and scuffed. Binding is lovely and tight. All plates present. Scattered foxing and grubby marks throughout also affects plates, some worse than others. Overall a desirable copy.
TREE RINGS BASICS AND APPLICATIONS OF DENDROCHRONOLOGY
Written by Fritz Hans Schweingruber.
Stock no. 1710987
Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1989. Very good condition.
Large format. B/w diagrams. B/w photos. ISBN: 9027724558. Initials in ink to front endpaper.
Pictorial Boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9061916941. Tape marks to endpapers.
New Naturalist No. 78 Four colour plates and over 200 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002198711. Wrapper is a little edge-creased and faded to spine.
Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. New Naturalist Monograph no. 5. Boards nice and clean, gilt title to spine has faded. Browning to endpapers and text block. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is NOT price-cut, is lightly edge-worn, has a 2" closed tear to top front edge, browned to spine and minor foxing to rear panel.