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THE FLORA OF THE ALPS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Alfred W. Bennett.
Stock no. 2140379
Published by John C. Nimmo. 1898. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 120 colour plates. Flowering Plants Indigenous to Switzerland and of the Alpine Species of the Adjacent Mountain Districts of France, Italy and Austria including the Pyrenees. Bumping and wear to spine and corner. Some spotting to covers. All plates are present. Some hinges are pulled. Joints are repaired. Title page to Volume II is detached. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO SEMPERVIVUM AND JOVIBARBA SPECIES AND CULTIVARS
Written by Howard Wills; Sally Wills.
Stock no. 2139622
Published by Howard And Sally Wills. 1ST 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Alpine plants known as Houseleeks. Black pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. 52 pages. ISBN: 0954753305. A few light marks to covers.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO SEMPERVIVUM AND JOVIBARBA SPECIES AND CULTIVARS
Written by Howard Wills; Sally Wills.
Stock no. 1823742
Published by Howard And Sally Wills. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Alpine plants known as Houseleeks. Black pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. 52 pages. ISBN: 0954753305. Small, neat name in ink to top of title page else a nice, tidy copy.

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STORIES OF ALPINE ADVENTURE AND BALLOON ADVENTURE
Written by Frank Mundell. Illustrated by Frank Dadd; et al..
Stock no. 1506647
Published by The Sunday School Union. Slightly better than good condition.

Two volumes in one book. Pale green cloth with tan titles and decorative vignette to front cover, gilt title block with black titles and decoration to spine. B/w plates and text illustrations. 158 pages for each volume. Spine bumped, worn and browned with two small splits to top edge. A little bumping and wear to corners. Covers grubby, small dark mark to front cover. Front joint badly cracked between title page and frontis, webbing showing. Hinges cracked causing binding to feel a little loose. Browning to endpapers and page edges. Foxing, mainly to endpapers.

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SWITZERLAND ITS MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS
Written by Woldemar Raden. Illustrated by A. Closs.
Stock no. 1606890
Published by Bickers & Son. 1878. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown leather binding with gilt decoration, raised bands to spine. Gilt page edges. With 418 illustrations engraved by A. Closs. 487 pages. Some scuffs to leather at corners and edges, and a chip to leather towards top right corner of front board, and smaller chip at bottom of rear board. Leather on rear board is stained. Binding firm. Pressed flowers and foliage taped to front endpaper, with inscriptions. Endpapers foxed, some scattered foxing throughout contents, mainly to page margins. Engravings are generally clean and bright. A handsome volume.

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FLORA DELLE ALPI
Written by Luigi Fenaroli.
Stock no. 822617
Published by Giunti. 1st 1998. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

E Degli Altri Monti D'Italia. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Text in Italian. ISBN: 8809213750.

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