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MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES AND REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD
Written by Thomas Pakenham.
Stock no. 1815038
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Two volumes. Colour photos. A collection of tree portraits. ISBN: 0297843613. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is in fine condition.

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WHERE TO FIND FERNS WITH A SPECIAL CHAPTER ON FERNS AROUND LONDON
Written by Francis George Heath.
Stock no. 1814945
Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1885. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine, green illustration of fern leaf to front containing title in black. B/w illustrations. iv and 153 pages plus 4 pages of publisher adverts to rear. Boards marked, rear board creased to top corner. Browning to endpapers. Scattered foxing throughout. A few margin marks. One hinge pulled.

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WILD FLOWERS
Written by Paxton Chadwick. Illustrated by Paxton Chadwick.
Stock no. 1316886
Published by Penguin. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 81. Oblong format. Colour illustrations. Paperwraps. Covers slightly edge worn, lower 2" of spine split. A few light marks and page creases to contents, one of the b/w text illustrations has been neatly coloured in.

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TREES IN BRITAIN
Written by S.R. Badmin. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1316885
Published by Penguin. 1st 1943. Very good condition.

Pictorial paperwraps. Puffin Picture Book No. 31. Covers slightly edge rubbed. Staples rusty. Some foxing and some light page creasing.

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AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO BRITISH UPLAND VEGETATION
Written by Alison Averis; Ben Averis; John Birks; David Horsfield; et al.
Stock no. 2123687
Published by Joint Nature Conservation Committee. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 1861075537. Small name and address label stuck to inside front cover.

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PLANT COMMUNITIES OF THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS
Written by Donald N. McVean; D.A. Ratcliffe.
Stock no. 2123682
Published by HMSO. 1st 1962. Very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth. B/w photos. 445 pages. A study of Scottish mountain, moorland and forest vegetation. Fold-out maps in rear pocket of book. Monographs of the Nature Conservancy Series Number One. Wear along cover edges; a little fading. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning, with a few foxspots.

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HOURS OF GLADNESS
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 2123611
Published by George Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

20 exquisite mounted colour plates of flowers. Large format. Cream cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Bumping to corners and spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Some foxing and browning throughout, although plates are in excellent condition, lovely and bright and clean! All plates present.

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THE FLOWERS I LOVE
Written by Edward Thomas; Robert Bridges; Walter De La Mare; et al. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 2123609
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, gilt titles and decorations, also to front cover. A Series of 24 Drawings in Colour. With An Anthology of Flower Poems. Colour plates are tipped-in. Spine is very browned, with small splits to top and some fraying of cloth. Covers are unevenly browned. A few grubby margin marks. Some browning. All plates present.

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BOTANICAL LATIN
Written by William T. Stearn.
Stock no. 1814545
Published by David & Charles; Timber Press. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

1st paperback edition. An invaluable source of information for every taxonomic botanist and keen gardener. 546 pages including index. ISBN: 0715316435. Spine lightly faded. Small, neat name in ink to half-title page.

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THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
Written by Michael J. Crawley.
Stock no. 1814518
Published by Brambleby Books. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Including those parts of modern Oxfordshire that lie to the South of the River Thames. With accounts of Charophytes, ferns, flowering plants, bryophytes, lichens and non-lichenized fungi. Blue glazed boards, white titles. Fat format. A few colour plates. xv and 1735 pages including index. ISBN: 0954334744.

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FLORA OF MIDDLESEX: A SUPPLEMENT TO THE HISTORICAL FLORA OF MIDDLESEX
Written by Douglas M. Kent.
Stock no. 1814516
Published by The Ray Society London. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An Account of the Plants found in the Watsonian vice-county 21 from 1548 to the present time. Follows from and updates the original work. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 219 pages including index. ISBN: 0903874288.

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THE HISTORICAL FLORA OF MIDDLESEX
Written by Douglas M. Kent.
Stock no. 1814515
Published by The Ray Society London. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An Account of the Wild Plants Found in the Watsonian Vice-County 21 from 1548 to present. 676 pages including index. B/w illustrations. Blue cloth. ISBN: 0903874032. Bookplate to front endpaper and address label. Green dustwrapper is browned to spine and worn at top of spine. Musty odour present.

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