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THE NAMES OF PLANTS
Written by D. Gledhill.
Stock no. 2124159
Published by Cambridge University Press. 4th 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. 4th edition. ISBN: 9780521685535. Light wear to cover edges.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 1610070
Published by Collins. 1st 1948. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. 6 x 8.5 inches. 315 pages. Depicting colour illustrations of plants of specific interest. A most attractive and informative book. Spine and corners bumped. Boards unevenly faded. Price-cut wrapper is scuffed and faded with some small edge tears and slight chipping.

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HANDBOOK OF HARDWOODS
Written by R.H. Farmer.
Stock no. 2123927
Published by HMSO. 2nd 1972. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial boards. 2nd revised edition. ISBN: 0114705410. Foxing to outer page edges.

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WILD & GARDEN PLANTS (NN 80)
Written by Max Walters.
Stock no. 2123835
Published by Collins. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 80. 16 colour plates and over 60 b/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0002193760. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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FERNS (NN74)
Written by Christopher N. Page.
Stock no. 2123833
Published by Collins. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 74. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. 21 colour photos and over 160 photos and diagrams in b/w. ISBN: 0002193833. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine. Contents are excellent.

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FLOWERS OF MENORCA
Written by Miguel Cao Barredo.
Stock no. 1815216
Published by GOB Menorca. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos and b/w sketches. 127 pages. ISBN: 8489911045. Light page-edge browning.

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HOW A TREE GROWS
Written by William Somerville.
Stock no. 1815203
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1927. Almost very good condition.

An expansion on some notes of lectures given to Forestry Undergraduates in Oxford. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 112 b/w illustrations. 212 pages including index. Corners rubbed and bumped, spine rubbed, a few scuff marks to boards. Name in ink to front endpaper and messy crossing out to top corner of front endpaper. Some foxing throughout but especially to endpapers. Some hinges pulled but binding tight.

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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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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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