Category: Botany


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Britain's green mantle

By: ; revised by M.C.F. Proctor

Price: £6.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, 1968

Edition: 2nd edition

327 pp. View more info

The Syon Abbey Herbal, AD 1517

By: Adams, J. & Forbes, S. (eds.)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: AMCD Publishers, 2015

Edition: 1st edition

376 pp. Mini-biographies of the editors on front and rear flaps. View more info

Hemerophilous flora of the Kuusamo district, northeast Finland, and the adjacent part of Karelia, and its origin

By: Ahti, T. & HŠmet-Ahti, L.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Annales Botanici Fennici (offprint), 1971

Edition: Reprinted from ABF vol. 8

Hemerophilous = anthropochorous. An interesting study of alien plants. 91 pp. View more info

The wild flowers of Bere, Dursey, Whiddy and other islands in Bantry Bay

By: Akeroyd, John (ed.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sherkin Island Marine Station, 2013

Edition: 1st edition

Complementing the recent flora of the islands of Roaringwater Bay (1996), the team has turned its attention to the islands further west in Bantry Bay. A well illustrated checklist with a good account of the history of the islands, the ecology and the history of botanical exploration. 240 pp. View more info

Botanical names for English readers

By: Alcock, R.H.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: L. Reeve & Co., 1876

Edition: 1st edition

Note by owner on half title page. A tidy copy, with corners bumped but otherwise minimal wear. View more info

The Arctic and Antarctic: their division into geobotanical areas

By: Aleksandrova, V.D.

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1980

Edition: 1st English edition

As new. xiii, 247 pp. View more info

Larval foodplants

By: Allan, P.B.M.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Watkins & Doncaster, 1979

Edition: 2nd edition

126 pp. No inscriptions. View more info

Plants, man and life

By: Anderson, E.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: University of California Press, 1971

Edition: 3rd printing

Frayed at tip of spine. View more info

An illustrated history of the herbals

By: Anderson, F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press, 1977

Edition: 1st edition

Slight wear to extremities of jacket spine; no inscriptions. View more info

Ion transport in plants

By: Anderson, W.P. (ed.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Academic Press, 1973

Edition: 1st edition

Inscribed by the author on ffep. Slight edge wear to jacket, otherwise near fine. xvii, 630 pp. View more info

Monocotyledons: a morphological study

By: Arber, A.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1925

Edition: 1st edition

Tip of spine sl. frayed, owner's discreet signature on ffep. View more info

Herbals, their origin and evolution: a chapter in the history of botany 1470-1670

By: Arber, Agnes

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1986

Edition: 3rd edition

With a new introduction by W.T. Stearn. Scarcely used. View more info

Water plants

By: Arber, Agnes

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1920

Edition: 1st edition

Ex-library copy with stamps, but otherwise little used.Ê View more info

Iranian Journal of Botany

By: Ariamehr Botanical Garden

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, 1976-77

Edition: Vol. 1 parts 1 & 2 only

The first two parts of a still running scientific journal. Vol. 1 part 1: 74 pp; part 2: pp. 75-184, index. Published by Ariamehr botanic garden; the title equates to Royal, Ariamehr (Light of the Aryans) being one of the honorific titles of the former Shah of Iran. Like Glasnevin (Dublin), the garden no longer uses its former name. Fig. 1, p. 111, shows Acanthophyllum crassinodum drawn by Gillian A. Meadows, who kindly allowed me to use it as the logo for my bookstore. View more info

Conna”tre les plantes protŽgŽes rŽgion mŽditerranŽenne

By: Aymonin, G.G. (preface)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Delachaux & NiestlŽ, 1988

Edition: 1st edition

Little used. 48 pp. View more info