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THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ORCHIDS
Written by Zdenek Jezek.
Stock no. 2137983
Published by Rebo Publishers. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Stunning colour photography throughout. ISBN: 9036615895.

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THE BOTANICAL GARDEN (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Roger Phillips; Martyn Rix.
Stock no. 1823616
Published by MacMillan. 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume one: Trees and Shrubs, ISBN: 0333730038; Volume Two: Perennials and Annuals, ISBN: 0333748905. Large format. Colour photos. A lovely set in pictorial dustwrappers which are faded at spine. Both volumes contained in green publisher's slipcase which is nibbled along one op[en edge and a little faded at edges.

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THE NEW CONCISE BRITISH FLORA
Written by W. Keble Martin; Douglas M. Kent.
Stock no. 1322811
Published by Ebury Press. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. One of the most popular records of the flora of Britain and Ireland fully revised and enlarged. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 247 pages. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0718121260. Spine bumped. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is lightly creased at edges, small mark to rear panel.

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KEW GARDENS
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by T. Mower Martin.
Stock no. 2137591
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title and decorations to spine. Dark and yellow title and decorations to front cover (variant binding). In the A and C Black 6 Shillings series. 24 colour plates. Bumping and wear to covers. Some uneven fading/mottling. Foxing. A few plates have a pink stain to them.

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PLANT-LIFE
Written by Charles A. Hall. Illustrated by Charles A. Hall; C.F. Newall.
Stock no. 2137577
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1929. Good condition.

74 full-page illustrations, includes 24 photographs and 50 colour plates. Blue-grey and pink decorated cloth. Gilt title to spine and yellow/brown title to front cover. 380 pages. A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 Shillings Series. Heavy bumping and browning to cover edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and browning. Plate facing page 322 and pages 323-327 are NOT bound in, but loosely inserted.

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THE CHARM OF GARDENS
Written by Dion Clayton Calthrop.
Stock no. 2137469
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

32 colour plates. Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover; some decorations also. Top edge gilt. A. & C. Black Colour Book 7s 6d Series. 239 pages plus 4 page original booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Chipping and splitting to both side of top of spine; some fraying to cloth; also a bit browned. Some marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to prelims. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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THE SOUTH YORKSHIRE PLANT ATLAS
Written by G.T.D. Wilmore; J. Lunn; J.S. Rodwell.
Stock no. 1823569
Published by Yorkshire Naturalists' union. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos and distribution maps. ISBN: 9780956537805. Top & tail of spine lightly bumped.

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FUNGI (NN 96)
Written by Brian Spooner; Peter Roberts.
Stock no. 2137290
Published by Collins. 1st thus 2005. Very good condition.

Card wraps. New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 0002201534. Some chipping to edge of book on front cover. Some corners are creased.

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THE HEARTBEAT OF TREES
Written by Peter Wohlleben; Jane Billinghurst.
Stock no. 2137196
Published by Greystone Books. Circa 2021. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Embracing Our Ancient Bond With Forests and Nature. Translated by Billinghurst. White cloth with black title to spine. ISBN: 9781771646895.

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LORDS & LADIES (NMN 17)
Written by C.T. Prime. Illustrated by Robert J. Jones.
Stock no. 2136930
Published by Collins. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series no. 17. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, 6 b/w photos plus line drawings and diagrams. Small knocks to base of spine. Browning to half-title page and outer page edges, which are also foxed. Wrapper is browned to spine and has closed tear to top; with a few small chips and nicks along edges.

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THE BLACK POPLAR: HISTORY, ECOLOGY & CONSERVATION
Written by Fiona Cooper.
Stock no. 1823514
Published by Windgather Press Ltd.. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

A cultural and ecological biography of the black poplar in Britain. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1905119054. Rear cover lightly scuffed. Contents clean.

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WILD FLOWERS OF THE PEAK DISTRICT
Written by Patrick Harding. Illustrated by Valerie Oxley.
Stock no. 1322622
Published by The Hallamshire Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth, gilt title to spine. White pictorial boards. 144 pages. Colour photos and paintings by various artists (edited by Oxley). A celebration of the skills of botanical illustrators who have attended classes run by the University of Sheffield's Division of Adult Continuing Education tutored by Oxley. ISBN: 1874718539. Minimal bumping to corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly creased at edges.

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