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FAIRIES OF THE TREES
Written by Cicely Mary Barker. Illustrated by Cicely Mary Barker.
Stock no. 1321681
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Light brown chequered boards, dark 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. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Child's inscription in ink to front endpapers. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with some tiny tears and slightly grubby to rear panel. 'New' price label of 2/6 net to front covering original printed price.

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WAYSIDE AND WOODLAND TREES
Written by Edward Step. Illustrated by Mabel E. Step.
Stock no. 1822352
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Pocket Guide to the British Sylva. Dark green cloth, gilt and black titles with gilt vignette. 175 plates, 24 of which in colour and 151 from photographs by Henry Irving and the Author, also 57 text illustrations. 182 Pages. Text block a little grubby. Front joint starting to crack. Name in pencil to front endpaper and a few pencil marks. Contents generally clean and tight.

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THE HERITAGE TREES OF SCOTLAND
Written by Jon Stokes; Donald Rodger.
Stock no. 2135406
Published by The Tree Council. 1st 2003. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 0904853039.

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TREE DISEASES AND DISORDERS: CAUSES, BIOLOGY, AND CONTROL IN FOREST AND AMENITY TREES
Written by Heinz Butin; David Lonsdale.
Stock no. 2135351
Published by Oxford University Press. 1995. Very good condition.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0198549326. Bumping and wear, with some knocks along cover edges and to corners. Spine is faded. Browning to page edges.

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INDIGENOUS FRUIT TREES IN THE TROPICS
Written by Festus K. Akinnifesi; Roger R.B. Leakey; et al.
Stock no. 2135332
Published by Cabi International. 2008. Very good condition.

Domestication, Utilization and Commercialization. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781845931100. Some bumping to spine and corners.

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THE HERITAGE TREES OF SCOTLAND
Written by Jon Stokes; Donald Rodger.
Stock no. 2135328
Published by The Tree Council. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 0904853039.

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TALES, TRADITIONS AND FOLKLORE OF IRELAND'S TREES
Written by Ben Simon.
Stock no. 2135316
Published by The Forest Of Belfast. 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Square format. Black boards with silver titles. B/w and colour illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780955158353. Some bumping/knocks to spine and corners. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased and has remains of two sticky labels to rear panel.

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WOODLANDS (NN 100)
Written by Oliver Rackham.
Stock no. 2135059
Published by Collins. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

The 100th volume in the New Naturalist series. Leather bound edition to mark the 100th volume of the New Naturalist Library. Limited to 100 copies. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0007202431. SIGNED by author to special bookplate stuck to front endpaper. This is Copy No. 33. Slip case is still very good indeed - has a few marks.

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THE ENGLISH APPLE
Written by Rosanne Sanders.
Stock no. 1822076
Published by Phaidon. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 288 illustrations of which 122 are in colour. Some of the lost stories and legends, now only to be read in the names of particular apples, and the ancient history of apple growing in Britain. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0714824984. Spine & corners lightly bumped. Dustwrapper has a small stain to lower front edge of spine which has bled through to the front board (small). Text block lightly browned else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.

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THE LADYBIRD BOOK OF TREES
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1321321
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird series 536. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine bumped. Tiny brown spot to rear cover. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased and foxed.

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BLACKTHORN LORE AND THE ART OF MAKING WALKING STICKS
Written by John Murchie Douglas. Illustrated by Ron Davison.
Stock no. 1822038
Published by Alloway. 1988. Very good condition.

The lore of Blackthorn and while not a botanical treatise, this book is intended for a wide readership including the naturalist and the country craftsman. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0907526160. Reprint. A nice copy with a musty odour present.

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HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR WOOD?
Written by Yves Touchard; Alphonse Meyer.
Stock no. 1821933
Published by Kitty Publishing. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

A Practical Guide to Wood. Beige cloth boards with brown titles and small pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations throughout. Lower edge of rear board has a few indentations. Contents clean. Musty odour present.

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