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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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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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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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THE CHURCHYARD YEWS OF GWENT
Written by J. Daryll Evans.
Stock no. 1609682
Published by Archangel Press. 2007. Fine condition.

Second Edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. A fascinating study. 174 pages. ISBN: 9781905037018.

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NORWEGIAN WOOD CHOPPING, STACKING, AND DRYING WOOD THE SCANDINAVIAN WAY
Written by Lars Mytting.
Stock no. 1814155
Published by Maclehose Press. Circa 2015. Fine condition.

Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780857052551. 11th printing.

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A FOREST OF STORIES
Written by Rina Singh. Illustrated by Helen Cann.
Stock no. 1406551
Published by Barefoot Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Magical Tree Tales from Around the World. Glazed pictorial boards. Leaf patterned endpapers. Colour illustrations. 64 pages. 10.5 x 8.5". ISBN: 184148962X. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents excellent. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge rubbed with some creasing to rear panel.

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FAIRIES OF THE TREES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1405768
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1940. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown boards, black title to front and spine. Pictorial onlay to front board of "The Mulberry Fairy". 24 colour plates throughout. Small format, 5.5 x 4.25". Blue illustrated endpapers. Bumping to spine and corners. Pencil writing erased from title page. Pages browned. Couple of hinges are cracked. Some light foxing to verso of illustrations. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Wrapper is grubby. Foxing to verso.

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FOREST UNDER STORY: CREATIVE INQUIRY IN AN OLD-GROWTH FOREST
Written by Nathaniel Brodie; Charles Goodrich; Frederick J. Swanson.
Stock no. 1812308
Published by University of Washington Press. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Long-term research at the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, a renowned facility in the temperate rain forest of the Oregon Cascades. Scientists investigate the ecosystem's trees, wildlife, water and nutrients with an eye toward understanding change over varying timescales of up to two hundred years or more. Writers from both literary and scientific backgrounds spend time in the forest investigating the ecological and human complexities of this remarkable and deeply studied place. This is an anthology of essays, poems, and field notes that convey a landscape of moss-draped trees, patchwork clear-cuts, stream-swept gravel bars, and hillsides scoured by fire, and also bring forward the ambiguities and paradoxes of conflicting human values and their implications for the ecosystem. Green cloth boards, foil title to spine, brown paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780295995458.

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ARBORICULTURISTS AND OTHERS IN NORTH GERMANY 1895
No author listed.
Stock no. 1812302
Published by McFarlane & Erskine. Circa 1895. Good condition.

Being a sketch by pen and pencil of their terrible sufferings at Sea, and their hair-breadth escapes by land. Large format. Red cloth boards with illustration to front and rear. No title to spine. B/w illustrations. 55 pages. All edges gilt. Boards mottled and damp stained. Top & tail of spine fraying. Endpapers browned. Small name in ink to front endpaper. A few grubby marks to contents mainly to margins.

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THE ANATOMY OF WOOD ITS DIVERSITY AND VARIABILITY
Written by K. Wilson; D.J.B. White.
Stock no. 2120793
Published by Stobart & Son. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This new text for students of timber technology and undergraduate students of the plant sciences gives an account of the growth of a tree ad the reflections of the growth process in the mature structure of the wood. Fully illustrated by photographs and line drawings. ISBN: 0854420339. Bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.

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THE CHURCHYARD YEWS OF GWENT
Written by J. Daryll Evans.
Stock no. 2119934
Published by Archangel Press. 2nd 2007. Fine condition.

Second Edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. A fascinating study. 174 pages. ISBN: 9781905037018.

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TREE SPIRITS: TALES AND ENCOUNTERS
Written by Heather Preston. Illustrated by Heather Preston.
Stock no. 1810925
Published by Sweet Olive Press. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

'A masterful blend of inspired artwork and informative storytelling.' Large format. Cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9780692001110. Corners lightly creased and margin of covers slightly grubby. Top edge of text block grubby. Contents otherwise clean.

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