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Category: All Categories: Science: Biology: Botany
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1.
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Contributions from the Gray Herbarium of Harvard University. New Series, Volume I, Nos. 1 - 25.

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge. 1891 - 1903..
Hardcover Binds together 25 papers w/ orig. covers included, plus summary issue containing cumulative contents, errata & index. 8vo, hardcover, green cloth. Exterior lightly scuffed, prev. owner's bookplate, ex-Lib of Congress stamp on front endpaper, remainder of small label on spine. Prev. owner's name-stamp on cover of each individual issue; cover of summary issue loose, laid in. Otherwise vg++, contents clean & tight. Approx. 1000 pp.

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2.
[Author Unknown]  
Wonders of Vegetation, the : Various Grasses

Publisher: American Sunday School Union; Philadelphia: 1848.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover 90 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small format (4 x 6.25 inches) 100 x 158 mm. Full green cloth, blindstamped decor on boards, copper lettering and decor on spine, pale yellow endpapers, 18 b/w engravings in text, including quaking grass, panic grass, feather grass, flowers of grass, barley, rye, maize, sugar cane, more. ; 'Written for the American Sunday-School Union, and revised by the Committee of Publication'. Quite informative though written for youngsters. ; Only light exterior wear. Light foxing to several pages. Small chip to upper tip of rear endpaper, otherwise all pages intact. No marks or scribbles. Binding tight. ; Wonders of Vegetation Series

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3.

Centennial Symposium: The Potential Of Arboreta And Botanical Gardens. Arnoldia 33 (1)

Publisher: Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University Jamaica Plain 1973.
Near Fine First Edition Papers presented during the Centennial symposium of the Arnold Arboretum. Some of the papers include: "The Herbarium as a Data Bank" by Richard S. Cowan, "Ornamental Plant Introduction - Building on the Past" by John Creech, "Eastern North American Plants in Cultivation " by Carroll E. Wood, "History of Ornamental Horticulture in America" by Donald Wyman, and others. ; 8vo; 112 pages

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4.

WORLD OF PLANTS WITHOUT FLOWERS

Publisher: Curtis Circulation Philadelphia 1972.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Slight wear at edges; Trade PB; Drawings; 32 pages

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5.

WORLD OF PLANTS WITHOUT FLOWERS
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Publisher: Castle England 1972.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Over 80 full-color pictures in dictionary form for easy reference. ; Drawings; 63 pages

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6.

Herbs and Other Medicinal Plants
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Publisher: Crescent Books, New York, 1972.
Very Good- with no dust jacket. First Edition (?). 1. Hard Cover Some pages soiled, not affecting text, else fine. VERY GOOD-. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 64 pp

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7.
Abeles, Frederick B.  
Ethylene in Plant Biology

Publisher: Academic Press 1973.
with no dust jacket Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Spine head a bit bumped. Light surface rubbing. Else binding clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. ; B&W Photographs; 302 pages; Ex-Library

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8.
Adams, John  
A Short Guide to Canadian Genera of Seed Plants

Publisher: Ottawa: Minister of Agriculture, 1938,.
Paper bound, 98pp. Light dampstaining to cover else very good. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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9.
ADAMSON R S  
The Vegetation of South Africa

Publisher: 235 pp with bw illustrations, diags and numerous maps, some fold-out. Good condition.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. British Empire Vegetation Committee 1st ed 1938, Monograph by a leading authority on the subject at the time. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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10.
ADAMSON R S & SALTER T M  
Flora of the Cape Peninsula
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Publisher: 889 pp Very good condition, slight wear on covers, no dw.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Juta & Co 1950 1st ed, Standard work on the subject. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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11.
ADAMSON R S et al  
Botanical Features of the South Western Cape Province

Publisher: 127 pp Paper covered boards rather spotted and worn, slight damage to head of spine, textblock very good.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Speciality Press of SA 1929, A little book specially published on the occasion of a visit by the British Association for the Advancement of Science in 1929. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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12.
ADVISORY COMMITTEE FOR THE BOTANICAL SURVEY OF SOUTH AFRICA.  
A Guide to Botanical Survey Work

Publisher: The Government Printer Pretoria, 1922.
F First Edition Only 1000 copies printed. A fine copy in the original printed wrappers as issued. Botanical Survey of South Africa Memoir No. 4.

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13.
AITKEN R D & GALE G W  
Botanical Survey of Natal & Zululand

Publisher: 19 pp with bw illustrations and map Good condition in wraps.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Botanical Society of SA Memoir #2 1921, Account of a reconnaisance trip to NE Zululand during the early 1920's. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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14.
Alexander, E. J. & Carol H. Woodward.  
The Flora of the Unicorn Tapestries.

Publisher: New York Botanical Garden, 1941..
'Reprinted from the Journal of the New York Botanical Garden, May & June 1941.' 28 p., illus.; 23 cm.; paper; VG. 'Through identification of a large proportion of the plants, new light has been thrown on the tapestries, on the people of the day, and on their knowledge and culture.' 28410

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15.
Alexander, E. J. (Edward Johnston), 1901-1985. New York Botanical Garden  
Addisonia: Colored Illustrations and Popular Descriptions of Plants. Volume 23 Number 3, June 1958
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Publisher: NY Botanical Garden, 1958.
33-48 p., 8 color plates; 27 cm. Plates 753-760: Painted Trillium; Epimedium Versicolor Sulphureum; Indian paint-brush; Jack pine; Korean Azalea; Crassula Lactea; Jetbead; Lachenalia Tricolor; Luteola. Cover title. Stock#47240. Vg, ex-library; covers on heavy, acidic stock, chipped.

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16.
Allen, Grant  
The Story of the Plants
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Publisher: McClure, Phillips & Co., New York, 1905.
VG cloth hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ. Cover with slightly frayed spine edges, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. 12mo, 218 pp with b/w illustrations. Part of the Library of Valuable Knowledge.

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17.
American Society For Plant Taxonomists  
Systematic Botany Resources In America. Part I. Survey and Preliminary Ranking

Publisher: 1974.
Good+ First Edition Name on front cover, tape on spine cracked; Survey of the various herbaria, with addresses, names of directors, specialties, number of specimens, etc. ; 8vo; 88 pages

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18.
Anderson, W.P., ed.  
Ion Transport in Plants.

Publisher: Academic Press, NY. 1973..
Hardcover 8vo, hardcover. Ex-lib copy; light stamping, rear pocket removed, label on dj front but dj not affixed to covers, crease down front board (under dj). Otherwise vg condition, not much handled, in lightly edge-worn, otherwise good dj. 630 pp.

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19.
ARNOLD M et al  
South African Botanical Art
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Publisher: 216 pp with numerous colour plates and dwgs, large 4to size Mint condition with dw.
ISBN or SBN Number: 1874950547. Fernwood 2001, The authors examine the history of our botanical art, as well as its context in art and science, discussing collection, description, function of flowers in biology, and style, media and representation. Includes a dictionary of some 200 artists. A must for the collector of botanical literature. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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20.
Arpin, Noel  
Les Carotenoides Des Discomyctes: Essai Chimiotaxinomique (Bulletin Menseul De La Societe Linneenne De Lyon, Vol. 38, Supplement Au Numero De Janvier 1969)
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Publisher: Societes Botanique De Lyon Lyon, 1969.
Perfect-bound monograph in grey-green wraps, 8vo. In French, with 2 page summary at end in English. 169pp. Index, bibliography. Tables and figures throughout. Fine. Light toning to wraps along edges and hinges. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Soft Cover Fine

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21.
Atkinson, George Francis  
Botany for High Schools

Publisher: Henry Holt & Company New York 1910.
Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover A bit of rubbing at extremities. Spine lightly sunned. Front hinge cracked. Top page edges freckled; endpapers foxed. Inked owners name, date on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. ; 493 pages

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22.
Atkinson, George Francis. Clark, J. F. Rathbun, F. R., illustrator. Rorer, Sarah Tyson (Mrs.).  
Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms Edible, Poisonous, Etc.

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt, 1903..
Recipes for Cooking Mushrooms, by Mrs. Sarah Tyson Rorer. Chemistry and Toxicology of Mushrooms, by J. F. Clark. With 230 Illustrations from Photographs by the Author, and Colored Plates by F. R. Rathbun. Second Edition. First published 1900. 322 p., index, 250 text figures & plates (incl. color), 24.5 cm.; bound in dark green cloth stamped in light green; spine faded, rear cover rubbed & stained, front hinge loosening; internally clean; good+. 28929 {Fifi}

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23.
Audus, L.J. (ed.)  
Herbicides: Physiology, Biochemistry, Ecology (2nd ed., 2 vols. complete)

Publisher: London: Academic Press, (1979),.
ISBN: 0120677016 hard bound, 2nd ediiton, 2 vols. complete, both volumes fully indexed, 608pp & 564pp. Volume one is near fine without the dust jacket. Volume two is fine in a fine dust jacket in mylar. These are not Ex-library copies.

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24.
Baas, Pieter  
Comparative Anatomy of Ilex, Nemophanthus, Sphenostemon, Phelline, and Oncotheca [Blumea 21/ 22]

Publisher: Leiden 1973.
Very Good+ Reprint Doctoral disseration which includes preliminary material, cv, and the reprints from Blumea; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

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25.
BACKER, C.E.  
The Problem of Krakatao as Seen By a Botanist

Publisher: Published By the Author.
First Edition. A very good copy indeed in the original red cloth gilt. From the library of John Muir, celebrated South African Botanist and world authority on Seed Drift, with his ownership signature and date 1931 on the fep, and numerous marginal annotations in his hand throughout the text.

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26.
Bailey, L.D. (ed.)  
Canadian Journal of Plant Science, Vol. 75 (1), January 1995

Publisher: Ottawa: Agricultural Institute of Canada, 1995.
paper bound, Pp1-310. Quarto. Very good. 712 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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27.
Bailey, Liberty Hyde  
Plant-Breeding. Being Six Lectures Upon the Amelioration of Domestic Plants.
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Publisher: Macmillan New York 1910.
Good+ with no dust jacket Fourth Edition Bound in green with decorative front board, minor wear on edges, spine with wear at top and somewhat faded, bookplate on endpaper & embossed with initials on tp; The Rural Science Series. Includes a new chapter on current plant-breeding practice. Also very useful for the detailed bibliography. ; 12mo; 483 pages

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28.
BAKER H A & OLIVER E G H  
Ericas in South Africa
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Publisher: 180 pp with 166 colour plates, ports. and frontis. Very good condition with dw, bookplate.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Purnell 1967 1st ed, A beautifully illustrated work on the genus. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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29.
Baker, D. A.; and J. L. Hall (eds)  
Ion Transport in Plant Cell and Tissues

Publisher: American Elsevier Publishing Company 1975.
with no dust jacket Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Else binding quite clean. Endpapers age-toned. Else Pages clean, but for library markings. ; 437 pages; Ex-Library

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30.
Balduf, W. V.  
Obligatory and Facultative Insects in Rose Hips: Their Recognition and Bionomics

Publisher: The University of Illinois Press 1959.
with no dust jacket Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Light rubbing at spine extremities and tips of corners. A bit of light rubbing and a small smudge on rear board. Spine very slightly sunned; gilt still bright. Else binding clean. Endpapers age-toned. Else pages clean, but for library markings. ; 194 pages; Ex-Library

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31.
Banks, Harlan P.  
Evolution and Plants of the Past

Publisher: Belmont: Wadsworth, 1970,.
paper bound, 1st edition, illustrated, 170pp includes glossary and index. Short tear at bottom spine else very good.

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32.
BARCLAY D & VINE HALL A  
Cape Wild Flowers

Publisher: 13 with colour plates laid down Good condition in worn and foxed covers, bound with ribbon.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. ( H Tucker ?) ca 1915, A little booklet with an introductory poem by Vine-Hall, and twelve colour illustrations by barclay laid won on the pages, the first verso of which bears the legend 'Greetings from: '. Not in SABIB. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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33.
Barnes, R. D.; and G. L. Gibson (eds)  
Proceedings of a Joint Work Conference on Provenance and Genetic Improvement Strategies in Tropical Forest Trees, Held in Mutare, Zimbabwe 9-14 April, 1984

Publisher: Department of Forestry, Commenwealth Forestry Institute, University of Oxford 1984.
Very Good with no dust jacket Softcover Light rubbing, light edgewear. Slight spine twist. Inside front cover, and page edges freckled. Else pages clean. ; 11-1/2 x 8-1/4"; 663 pages

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34.
Baron, W.M.M.  
Organisation in Plants

Publisher: London: Edward Arnold, 1963,.
Hard bound, 1st edition, illustrated, 202pp includes index, Very good in Very good, slightly edge-torn dust jacket.

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35.
Barton, Lela V. (ed.)  
Bibliography of Seeds

Publisher: NY: Columbia University Press, 1967,.
hard bound, first edition, 858pp includes extensive plant and subject indexes. Very good/-- (no dust jacket) (no dust jacket). 1.24 kilograms -- extra shipping charges will apply. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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36.
BATTEN, A & BOKELMANN, H  
Wild Flowers of the Eastern Cape Province

Publisher: Books of Africa, 1966.
F First Edition Very good indeed in the original pictorial boards as issued., light wear to extremities, contents clean and tight.

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37.
BATTEN, A. & BOKELMANN, H.  
Wild Flowers of the Eastern Cape Province

Publisher: Books of Africa, 1966.
F First Edition fine unread copy in the original pictorial boards as issued.

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38.
BATTEN, Auriol  
Flowers of Southern Africa

Publisher: Frandsen Sandton, 1986.
F First Edition A fine copy in a fine d.w. #776 of a total edition of 4000 copies, of which only approximately the first 1700 copies bear the Frandsen imprint. With the demise of Frandsen, the balance of the edition was taken over by Southern Book Publishers, and issued under their name. The Frandsen issue is thus the true first issue and slightly scarcer than the Southern Publishers issue.

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39.
BAYER M B  
Haworthia Handbook

Publisher: 184 pp Some damp stain on leading margin and bottom edge, extending throughout textblock.
ISBN or SBN Number: 06062002206X. Karoo Botanic Gardens no date, Checklist of this succulent genus with identification keys and illustrations. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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40.
BAYER, A.  
Flower Paintings of Katharine Saunders

Publisher: The Tongaat Group, 1979.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original emerald green skivertex gilt (lacking d.w.)

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41.
BAYER, M.B.  
The New Haworthia Handbook

Publisher: National Botanic Gardens Cape Town, 1982.
F First Edition A near fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued, some very light wear lower corner front panel.

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42.
Becher, Karl, of Karlsbad / Klebs, Arnold C. ( Carl), 1870-1943.  
A Catalogue of Early Herbals : mostly from the well-known library of Dr. Karl Becher, Karlsbad

Publisher: Mansfield Center, CT : Martino Pub., 2008..
xxiv, 61 p. illus., 3 pl. on 2 l. Title continues: " with an introduction by Arnold C. Klebs." This unique collection of early printed herbals is notable for its quality and condition. The catalogue contains a short introduction by Kleb, followed by a detail bibliographical account of 74 printed Herbals published before 1560. Thirty-two of the herbals described are incunables. Kleb provides full author/title, plate count and valuable annotations. Cross referenced with Choulant, Pritzel, Essling, Hain, Han-Copinger, Pellechet, Proctor, Reichling, Copinger, Sudhoff and other standard references. Originally published: Lugano : L'Art ancien,1925. "Bulletin XII." Stock# 43,670x. Fine, new from publisher / no dj.

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43.
BECKETT, Gillian  
The Secret Life of Plants

Publisher: Octopus Books, 1982.
F First English Edition A fine unread copy in a fine d. w.

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44.
Bell, C. Ritchie, Illustrated by: Illustrated by Susan Carlton Smith  
Plant Variation and Classification

Publisher: Wadsworth Belmont, CA 1967.
Very Good- Second Printing Second Printing; Fundamentals of Botany Series; 136 pages

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45.
Benjamin, Richard K.  
The Merosporangiferous Mucorales

Publisher: J. Cramer 1967.
with no dust jacket Reprint Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library rebinding in green buckram. 2 library labels on the front board. A bit of light surface rubbing. A bit of age-toning to the pages; else pages clean, but for library markings. ; Ex-Lib

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46.
BENNETT, Eleanor M.  
The Bushland Plants of Kings Park, Western Australia

Publisher: Privately Published Perth Scotland, 1988.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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47.
BEWS J W  
Plant Forms and their Evolution in South Africa
 Picture
Publisher: 199 pp with dwgs by S Gower and map Good condition in slightly worn orig covers, slight foxing in prelims only.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Longmans Green 1925 1st ed|., A fine early work on ecology and geographical distribution of plants on the subcontinent. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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48.
BEWS, J.W. & AITKEN, R.D.  
Researches on the Vegetation of Natal Series I (AND) Series II

Publisher: The Government Printer Pretoria, 1923.
F First Edition 2 parts. Only 1000 copies printed. A fine set in the original printed wrappers as issued. Botanical Survey of South Africa Memoir No. 5.

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49.
BIANCHINI, Francesco; CORBETTA, Francesco; PISTOIA, Marilena  
The Fruits of the Earth.

Publisher: Bloomsbury, 1988.
First Thus A fine unread copy in a fine d.w.

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50.
Bigelow, Jacob, 1786-1879  
American Medical Botany, being a collection of the native medicinal plants of the United States...
 Picture
Publisher: Boston: Published by Cummings and Hilliard, at the Boston Bookstore, no. 1, Cornhill, 1817[-1820].
Three volumes: xi, [17]-197, [1] p., XX leaves of plates; xvi, [15]-199, [1] p., leaves XXI-XL of plates; x, [11]-197, [1] p., leaves XLI-LX of plates; 26 cm. The sixty color plates are a landmark of American book illustration. Each volume has the pencil signature of "Benjamin Jones Perry, Montgomery County Maryland" Perry (1805-1889) moved his practice to Washington, D.C. in 1860. Austin, R. B., Early American Medical Imprints, 205. Stock#OB950. Full tree leather; hinges expertly repaired; VG.

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51.
Bilai, V. I.  
Antibiotic-Producing Microscopic Fungi

Publisher: Elsevier Publishing Company 1963.
with no dust jacket Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Some light overall rubbing. Smudging to rear flyleaf; else Pages clean, but for library markings. ; 215 pages; Ex-Lib

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52.
Billington, Cecil  
Shrubs of Michigan (Bulletin 20)

Publisher: Cranbrook Institue of Science Bloomfield Hills, MI, 1968.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. Second Printing, Hardcover Edgeworn DJ, previous owner's embossed stamp & date on front free endpaper; Green cloth hardback. Color photos, drawings, maps. Glossary, biblio., index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 339 pages

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53.
Black, Peter McKenzie  
Beautiful Orchids

Publisher: Hamlyn London, 1973.
Good+ in Fair dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0600392600 Tape-repaired DJ, spine sl cocked, blackened name on fep; Off-white hardback binding. 128 pp. Color & B&W illustrations & descriptions of many orchid species; 4to; 128 pages

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54.
BLUNDELL M  
The Wild Flowers of Kenya

Publisher: 160 pp with numerous colour plates and maps Very good condition in hardcover with dw.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0002193175. Collins 1982 1st ed, The author, as ex-minister of Agriculture, spent many years studying the local flora. The book lists over 500 species that might commonly be encountered. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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55.
BLUNT, Wilfrid & STEARN, William T.  
The Art of Botanical Illustration.

Publisher: Antique Collectors Club, 1994.
F First Revised and Enlarged Edition A fine copy in a near fine d.w., light wear head spine.

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56.
BOHNEN P  
Nog Blomplante van die Suid -Kaapland

Publisher: 80 pp text plus 80 colour plates by the author Very good condition in A4 size laminated hardcover, sgd by author on tp.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0620194022. Still Bay Trust 1995, Beautifully illustrated work on the region, by noted botanical artist. Afrikaans text. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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57.
BOHNEN P  
Flowering Plants of the Southern Cape

Publisher: 92 pp with 80 colour plates by the author Slight discolouration on eps and top edge, o/w very good condition in laminate.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0620099755. Still Bay Trust 1986 1st ed, Beautifully illustrated work on the region. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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58.
Bold, Harold C.  
The Plant Kingdom

Publisher: Prentice Hall Press Englewood Cliffs 1970.
Very Good- Third Edition Foundations of Modern Biology Series; 190 pages

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59.
BOLNICK, Doreen  
A Guide to the Common Wild Flowers of Zambia and Neighbouring Regions

Publisher: Macmillan, 1995.
F First Edition A fine copy in the originasl thin card pictorial wrappers as issued, usual acid offsetting to first and last leaves.

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60.
BOLTON, J.L.  
Alfalfa. Botany Cultivation and Utilization.

Publisher: Leonard Hill Books, 1962.
F First Edition A very good indeed ex-library copy in a near fine sl. edgeworn d.w. Usual stamps, pockets etc to front end paper, neat number verso title else clean and tight.

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61.
BOLUS H M L  
A Second Book of South African Flowers

Publisher: 213 pp with bw photos and colour plates by D Barclay Generally good condition in original hardcover, eps replaced, small.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Speciality Pressof South Africa 1936 1st ed, A follow-up volume featuring the floral splendour of the subcontinent. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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62.
BOND P & GOLDBLATT P  
Plants of the Cape Flora - a Descriptive Catalogue
 Picture
Publisher: 455 pp Very good condition, no dw.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0620076682. Journal of SA Botany Supplementary Vol No 13 1984, A brief enumeration of the entire flora of one of the richest floristic regions of the world. A valuable working tool for botanists, field workers and interested persons. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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63.
BOND, Pauline & GOLDBLATT, Peter  
Plants of the Cape Flora, a Descriptive Catalogue

Publisher: Trustees of the National Botanic Gardens of South Africa Kirstenbosch, 1984.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original brick cloth. Journal of South African Botany Supplementary volume #13

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64.
BONSMA J  
Bosveldbome en Weistreke

Publisher: 70 pp with bw illustrations Good condition, bookplate on eps.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0627004164. van Schaik 1976 1st ed, A practical guide to the grazing regions of the Bushveld. Afrikaans text. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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65.
BORNMAN C  
Welwitschia

Publisher: 72 pp with bw and colour illustrations Good condition in hardcover with edgeworn dw.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0869770977. Struik 1978, The book describes one of the bizarre plant wonders of the Namib desert. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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66.
Bose, Jagadis Chunder.  
Die Pflanzen Schrift und ihre Offenbarungen.

Publisher: Rotapfel Verlag, Zurich and Leipzig. 1928..
German translation. Hardcover 8vo, hardcover, green cloth, no dj. Front board very slightly bowed (not very noticeable), exterior mildly soiled & outer lettering lightly rubbed but perfectly legible; otherwise contents vg condition, slightly age-toned but clean & tight. 271 pp. Illus.

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67.
BOSS G  
Oor die Plantegroei van Suidwes-Afrika
 Picture
Publisher: 145 pp with bw illustrations and dwgs Good condition in slightly marked card covers.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. J Meinert 1937 1st Afrikaans ed, An uncommon collector's item. Plants described include foreign invaders. Afrikaans text. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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68.
BOTHALIA  
Index to Vol VII

Publisher: Good condition in wraps.
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Bothalia Government Printer 1962, . All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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69.
Boulger, G. S. (George Simonds), 1853-1922  
Familiar Trees. With Coloured Plates...

Publisher: Cassell, London, MCMVI [1906].
Volume 1 only: vi, 160, 8 p., plates incl. color; last 8 p. are publisher's adverts.; 19.5 cm. Title continues: by W. H. J. Boot, R.B.A., and A. Fairfax Muckley and Plain Plates from Photographs... and Micro-Photographs. Entirely New Edition, Revised Throughout and Enlarged. First Series. Bound in brown cloth stamped in green, black & gold, top edge gilt; minor wear; spine feels loose without looking so; internally clean; good. Stock#29344 (dr).

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70.
BOWER, F.O.  
The Origin of a Land Flora. A Theory Based Upon the Facts of Alternation

Publisher: Macmillan, 1908.
F First Edition Very good indeed in the original dark green cloth, light wear to extremities, ink inscription, name stamp fep, some light scattered pencil underlining to text.

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71.
Bowers, N. A  
Cone-Bearing Trees of the Pacific Coast

Publisher: Whittlesey House NY, 1942.
Very Good in Fair dust jacket. Third Printing, Hardcover In edgeworn/tanned DJ, initials on flyleaf; Green cloth hardback. 169 pp. B&W photos, drawings, maps. Glossary, index; 12mo; 169 pages

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72.
Braarud, Trygve; and N. A. Sorensen (eds)  
Second International Seaweed Symposium (Held in Trondheim, July 1955)

Publisher: Pergamon Press 1956.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Extremities bumped. Some rubbed soil. Rear endpapers soiled; else pages clean but for library markings. ; 220 pages; Ex-Library

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73.
BRANCH M  
Explore the Cape Flora

Publisher: 64 pp with colour photos Good condition in softcover.
ISBN or SBN Number: 0521585538. Cambridge 1999, Fairly basic, dynamic introduction to the richest floristic region in the world. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.

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74.
Breslavets, L. B.; Translated by Alena Elbl.  
Plants and X Rays

Publisher: American Institute of Biological Science, Washington D. C. 1960..
Op. Vg condition. Corners, spine bumped. Cover slightly soiled. 122 pp.

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75.
Briggs, D. & S. M. Walters; White, Gilbert  
Plant Variation and Evolution

Publisher: McGraw Hill 1972.
Very Good+ Reprint Minor shelf wear; Now classic work on plant population genetics and evolution ; 0.63 x 7 x 4.5 Inches; 256 pages

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