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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF TREES
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1323148
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. Last title listed on rear flap is this one.

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NORWEGIAN WOOD CHOPPING, STACKING, AND DRYING WOOD THE SCANDINAVIAN WAY
Written by Lars Mytting.
Stock no. 2140723
Published by Maclehose Press. Very good condition.

Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780857052551. 8th printing of this edition. Brown stain to top of spine; some other marks to spine and covers. Contents are still very good indeed!

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TALES, TRADITIONS AND FOLKLORE OF IRELAND'S TREES
Written by Ben Simon.
Stock no. 2140403
Published by The Forest Of Belfast. 1ST 2012. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Square format. Black boards with silver titles. B/w and colour illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780955158353. Light bumping to spine and corners. Pale page edge browning.

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WILD TREES IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS
Written by Fred Burton. Illustrated by Penny Clifford.
Stock no. 2140389
Published by The International Reptile Conservation Foundation. Circa 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 2nd edition. ISBN: 9781427621689.

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ATLAS OF WOOD, BARK AND PITH ANATOMY OF EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN TREES AND SHRUBS
Written by Alan Crivellaro; Fritz Hans Schweingruber; et al.
Stock no. 1323040
Published by Springer. 1st 2013. Very good condition.

With a special focus on Cyprus. Presenting anatomical descriptions of the xylem, bark and pith of 264 species belonging to 71 families. Life Sciences series. Green boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9783642372346. Spine and corners bumped. Barcode label stuck to rear cover. Split between title-page and half title-page. Contents otherwise fine.

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MANUAL OF CULTIVATED CONIFERS
Written by Gerd Krussmann; et al.
Stock no. 2139687
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Second edition, revised. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0713450398. Bumping and wear along cover edges; some browning and foxing to outer page edges.

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THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK OF TREES
Written by Hugh Johnson.
Stock no. 2139631
Published by Mitchell Beazley. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

288 pages. Large format. Includes all the major garden and forest trees of the temperate world, from the more familiar to the spectacular. With details on identification, ecology, pruning, forestry,history of trees. Colour photos. ISBN: 0855330155. Bumping to spine and corners. Page edges are browned. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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VETERAN TREES: A GUIDE TO GOOD MANAGEMENT
Written by Helen Read; et al.
Stock no. 2139521
Published by English Nature. Circa 2000. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour photos and b/w illustrations. Veteran trees Initiative. Spine is faded. Wear to cover edges; a little creasing to corners. Page edges are browned.

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THE HERITAGE OF TREES: HISTORY, CULTURE AND WISDOM
Written by Fred Hageneder.
Stock no. 1823741
Published by Floris Books. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A wide-ranging study of the symbolism and cultural meaning of the tree through history, from the Cosmic Tree of pre-history to modern European and Asian customs and beliefs. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0863153593. Boards clean. Minor damp mottling to endpapers. Contents have been affected by damp at some point and thus top edge of pages are crinkled but not discoloured. Pictorial dustwrapper is stained across the top on the verso, lightly edge-rubbed, score mark to rear and scuffing, small nick to top of spine.

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THE SACRED YEW
Written by Anand Chetan; Diana Brueton.
Stock no. 1823737
Published by Arkana. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Green pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Rediscovering the ancient tree of life through the work of Allen Meredith. ISBN: 0140194762. Spine and front cover creased, small nick to base of spine. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Text block browned.

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CONIFERS
Written by D.M. Van Gelderen.
Stock no. 2139135
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0713454091. Slight surface paper damage to part of top edge of front pastedown/endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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MANUAL OF CULTIVATED CONIFERS HARDY IN THE COLD- AND WARM-TEMPERATE ZONE
Written by P. Den Ouden; B.K. Boom.
Stock no. 2139082
Published by Martinus Nijhoff. 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 526 pages. Small mark to front cover. Light browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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