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CONCISE FLOWERS OF THE HIMALAYA
Written by Oleg Polunin; Adam Stainton. Illustrated by Ann Farrer.
Stock no. 1819251
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based on the same authors' definitive Flowers of the Himalaya, published in 1984, this concise version covers as much as possible of the Himalayan flora in a more portable and less expensive form. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. 283 pages. ISBN: 0195618327. Large bookshop rubber stamp to front endpaper, name in ink to same. Browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and rubbed at corners.

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THE FLORA OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by A.E. Wade.
Stock no. 1818277
Published by National Museum of Wales. 1st 1970. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 2 folding b/w maps. 1174 species listed. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
Written by H.J.M. Bowen.
Stock no. 1818276
Published by Holywell Press. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w distribution maps to rear. Mottling to boards. Light foxing to prelims & endpapers. Green dustwrapper is edge-rubbed, foxing to flaps and verso, corners to verso strengthened with brown paper (not visible to front).

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FLORA OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by H.J. Riddelsdell; G.W. Hedley; W.R. Price.
Stock no. 1818275
Published by Chatford House Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1974. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new impression with new plates. Phanerogams, Vascular Cryptograms, Charophyta. Colour frontis. 667 pages plus b/w photos. Text block lilac. Light browning to edges of prelims.

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WILD FLOWERS OF CHALK & LIMESTONE
Written by J.E. Lousley.
Stock no. 1318118
Published by Collins. 2nd 1969. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist no. 16. Green cloth. With 52 colour and 29 b/w photos, plus 20 maps and 15 diagrams. 254 pages includes index. Second edition. ISBN: 0002132583. Spine bumped. Inscription in ink and name in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. Wrapper spine and rear panel lightly browned and light tape marks to edges on verso. Some titles on rear panel of wrapper have been underlined and ticked in pen.

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WILDFLOWERS, BUTTERFLIES & TREES OF THE SLAD VALLEY AND THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Richard Morris.
Stock no. 2131144
Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780953633968. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping to spine.

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WILD & GARDEN PLANTS (NN 80)
Written by Max Walters.
Stock no. 2129337
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. Dustwrapper spine is faded.

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FLORA OF NORTHUMBERLAND
Written by G.A. Swan.
Stock no. 2128159
Published by The Natural History Society Of Northumbria. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles and attractive gilt illustration to front cover. 351 pages. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 0952078201. SIGNED by author to title page. All 8 overlays are present in rear pocket of book. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading/browning to spine; a few indentations to rear panel.

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BRITISH PLANT LIFE (NN 10)
Written by W.B. Turrill.
Stock no. 2126148
Published by Collins. 3rd 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth covers. Third edition. With 53 colour photographs by John Markham, Brian Perkins, F. Ballard and others. 27 photographs in b/w; 8 maps and 2 diagrams. Spine is faded. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint is a little cracked. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is unevenly browned. A few closed tears underneath film.

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THE POLLINATION OF FLOWERS (NN 54)
Written by Michael Proctor; Peter Yeo.
Stock no. 2126119
Published by Collins. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. ISBN: 0002131781. Spotting to covers and foxing to outer page edges. Duraseal removed. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning to spine.

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WILD ORCHIDS OF BRITAIN (NN 19)
Written by V.S. Summerhayes.
Stock no. 2125406
Published by Collins. 2nd 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Key to the Species. Second Edition, New Naturalist Series no. 19. With 61 photographs in colour by Robert Atkinson and others, 39 photographs in black and white, 19 text figures and 44 distribution maps. xviii and 366 pages. ISBN: 0002195496. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned to spine with some edge-creasing.

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MOUNTAIN FLOWERS (NN 33)
Written by John Raven; Max Walters.
Stock no. 2125398
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A New Naturalist publication. Green cloth. 16 colour photographs. 28 b/w photographs. 20 distribution maps. This is the first book published on the wild flowers of Britain's mountains. A significant contribution to the books on British field botany. ISBN: 0002131420. Page browning. Wrapper is browned to spine, with tear to base. Couple of tears to top edge of front panel - one with a small piece of loss.

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