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An A to Z of Flora.
1 An A to Z of Flora.
The Final Score Leather Very Good 64mo - up to 3" tall Byrne, Marian 
[The Final Score] [Byrne, Stephen] Illustrated by Marian Byrne. An A to Z of Flora. No date. (Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England) (The Final Score). 64mo. Binding measures approximately 2 3/4" x 2 1/48". Unpaginated. Crimson Leather. Color illustrations. This is #11 of 15 copies. Minor shelf wear. Signed by Marian Byrne on colophon page. Color illustrations of the following: Anemone, Bramble, Cowslip, Daisy, Elder, Forget-me-not, Grass pea, Harebell, Iris, Jack-by-the-hedge, Kingcup, Lady's Smock, Maiden Pink, Nightshade, Orchid, Primrose, Queen Anne's Lace, Rose, Scabius, Thrift, Ulex, Violet, Wisteria, Xeranthemum, Yarrow, and Zinnia. Rare. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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Phycological Studies X. Taxonomic Studies in the Oscillatoriaceae, Baker, Ailsie F. And Bold, Harold C.
2 Baker, Ailsie F. And Bold, Harold C. Phycological Studies X. Taxonomic Studies in the Oscillatoriaceae
Austin The University of Texas 1970 Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Publication No. 7004. 105 pages. Black-and-white illustrations and photomicrographs. Softcover is scuffed and worn. Small tears to spine. Two pieces of tape stuck on front cover. Previous owner's name on title page. Text pages are clean and unmarked except for ding and small tears to edges of last few pages. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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Rubber. Its Sources, Cultivation, and Preparation. Imperial Institute Handbooks., Brown, Harold
3 Brown, Harold Rubber. Its Sources, Cultivation, and Preparation. Imperial Institute Handbooks.
London John Murray 1914 Hard Cover Fair Ex-Library 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
245 pages.Black-and-white illustrations. Ex-technical library (B.F. Goodrich Co.), with the usual stamps, numbers on spine, and remnants of card pocket on rear endpaper. Library binding. Dark red hardcover has wear and fraying to edges and corners. Small tears to gutters of first few pages. Pages are heavily age toned, with a few smudges. Small pencil marks and writing on some pages. No dust jacket. 
Price: 39.99 USD
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Cone-Bearing Trees of the California Mountains., Chase, J. Smeaton
4 Chase, J. Smeaton Cone-Bearing Trees of the California Mountains.
Chicago A.C. McClurg & Co. 1911 First Edition Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
99 pages, including index. Black-and-white illustrations. Small, orange hardcover has wear to edges and corners. Cover is faded and lightly soiled. Previous owner's bookplate on inside cover; pencil writing on inside rear cover. Tear to front free endpaper. No dust jacket. 
Price: 69.99 USD
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The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable ..., Flower Medicine Co., R(ichard) C. Flower
5 Flower Medicine Co., R(ichard) C. Flower The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable ...
Boston, Mass. Flower Medicine Co. Fourth Edition Wraps Fair 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Fourth Edition, circa 1886. The Flower Family Formula Book. Containing Choice Formulas, Recipes for Making Various Preparations for the Skin, Hair, Teeth, and General Toilet Articles. Home Treatment of Croup, Headache, and Sore Throat, Together with a Vast Amount of Valuable Information for the Family. 48 pages. Stapled booklet with illustrated wrapper has dampstaining to front and rear covers and first and last pages. Approximately one inch tear at top and bottom of spine. Black-and-white frontispiece of Dr. R.C. Flower. Pages are age toned, with a few creases. No writing or marking. 
Price: 94.99 USD
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A Manual of Weeds, or The Weed Exterminator; Being a Description, Botanical and Familiar, of a Century of Weeds Injurious to the Farmer, with Practical Suggestions for Their Extermination., Michener, E[zra]
6 Michener, E[zra] A Manual of Weeds, or The Weed Exterminator; Being a Description, Botanical and Familiar, of a Century of Weeds Injurious to the Farmer, with Practical Suggestions for Their Extermination.
Philadelphia King & Baird, Printers. 1872 Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
148 pages + one page of seed company advertisements. Brown cloth covered boards are worn, with wrinkling of cloth and slight fraying at corners. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Pages are age toned, with a few, very minor, spots of foxing. Includes taxonomy and descriptions of annuals, bi-annuals, and per-annuals (rhizomes, bulbs, and tubers). No illustrations. 
Price: 174.99 USD
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7 Ormrod, J.C. And Francis, D. (Editors) Molecular and Cell Biology of the Plant Cell Cycle Proceedings of a Meeting Held at Lancaster University, 9-10th April, 1992
Dordrecht Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993 0-7923-1767-X / 9780792317678 Hard Cover As New 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
222 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, photographs, and micrographs. New pink hardcover. Pages clean and bright. 
Price: 25.99 USD
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The Physiology & Diseases of Hevea Brasiliensis. The Premier Plantation Rubber Tree., Petch, T.
8 Petch, T. The Physiology & Diseases of Hevea Brasiliensis. The Premier Plantation Rubber Tree.
London Dulau & Co., Limited 1911 Hard Cover Good Ex-Library 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
269 pages. Color frontispiece. Black-and-white illustrations. Ex-technical library (B.F. Goodrich Co. and The Diamond Rubber Co.), with the usual stamps, numbers on spine, and remnants of card pocket on rear endpaper. Dark red hardcover has wear to edges and corners. Pages are age toned, with a few smudges. No writing other than library marks. No dust jacket. 
Price: 39.99 USD
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Botanical Micro-Chemistry. An Introduction to the Study of Vegetable Histology. Prepared for the Use of Students., Poulsen, V.A. And Trelease, William (Translated and Enlarged by)
9 Poulsen, V.A. And Trelease, William (Translated and Enlarged by) Botanical Micro-Chemistry. An Introduction to the Study of Vegetable Histology. Prepared for the Use of Students.
Boston S.E. Cassino and Company 1884 Hard Cover Fair 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
1884 Edition, Translated with the assistance of the author and considerably enlarged by William Trelease. 118 pages. Green hardcover with gilt titles is considerably worn at edges and spine, with some fraying. Remnants of a label remain at the lower end of the spine. Writing on front free endpapers dated 1885. Thick, sturdy pages are age toned, clean, and unmarked. No dust jacket. [Histology] [Botany]. 
Price: 119.99 USD
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Contributions in Phycology. Volume in Honour of Professor T.V. Desikachary. Nova Hedwigia. Beiheft 112., Prasad, A.K.S.K.; Nienow, J.A.; And Rao, V.N.R. (Edited by).
10 Prasad, A.K.S.K.; Nienow, J.A.; And Rao, V.N.R. (Edited by). Contributions in Phycology. Volume in Honour of Professor T.V. Desikachary. Nova Hedwigia. Beiheft 112.
Berlin J. Cramer 1996 Wraps Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
552 pages. Black-and-white illustrations and photomicrographs. Softcover is worn at edges and corners. Small tear (1/2") at head of spine. Black marker on fore edge. Pages are clean and unmarked. Contents include: Silva - Stability versus rigidity in botanical nomenclature. Lewin & Newman - Species concepts: a conciliatory note. Schopf, Castenholz, Komarek, Montejano, Reeves, Meyer, Rosowski, and more - nine articles on Cyanophyta/Cyanobacteria. Brodie, Hommersand, Wynne, and more - six articles on Rhodophyta. Round, Gordon, Medlin, Kooistra, Rao, Prasa, Mann, and others - fifteen articles on Bacillariophyceae. Kristiansen, Wujek - two articles on Chrysophyceae. Prema - Dictyochophyceae. Santos - Eustigmatophyceae. Tseng - Phaeophyceae. Steidinger, Dodge, Srinivasan, Faust - four articles on Dinophyceae. Marin, Hoef-Emden, Melkonian, Coleman, Nozaka, Aizawa, Watanabe, Wujek, and more - six articles on Chlorophyta. Chellappa, Amorim, Dawes, Nienow, and more - three articles on Ecology. 
Price: 99.99 USD
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Comparative Investigations on the Life-Histories and Reproduction of Some Species in the Siphoneous Green Algal Genera Bryopsis and Derbesia, Rietema, Hybo
11 Rietema, Hybo Comparative Investigations on the Life-Histories and Reproduction of Some Species in the Siphoneous Green Algal Genera Bryopsis and Derbesia
Groningen Rijksuniversiteit 1975 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
130 pages. Black-and-white illustrations and photomicrographs. Text in English. Softcover has wear and minor soiling. Previous owner's name on front cover. The pages are clean and unmarked. 
Price: 29.99 USD
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The Musci and Hepaticae of the United States East of the Mississippi River. Contributed to the Second Edition of Gray's Manual of Botany., Sullivant, William S.
12 Sullivant, William S. The Musci and Hepaticae of the United States East of the Mississippi River. Contributed to the Second Edition of Gray's Manual of Botany.
New York George P. Putnam & Co. 1856 First Edition Hard Cover Fair Ex-Library 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
112 pages (including index) + Explanations of the Plates + 8 black-and-white plates. Measures approximately 9 3/4" x 6". Pages are age toned. Plates show foxing, but text pages do not. The bookplate of the Watkinson Library, Trinity College (withdrawn) is on the front pastedown. This is the only sign of former library ownership. There is pencil writing on the verso of the front free endpaper. Text pages have a very few, minor smudges. Pages firmly attached. Mild to moderate foxing is visible on all of the plates. Plates appear slightly faded, but the exquisite drawings and lettering are quite legible.The backstrip is cracked and several pieces have become detached, resulting in the loss of a portion of the gilt title on the spine. (A larger amount of the spine has chipped than is shown in the photo.) The detached pieces of the title are included, should the purchaser desire to repair the book. The other small pieces which have chipped are, alas, lost. Both front and rear joints are cracking. Corners and edges are worn. Binding is a dark brown, with blindstamping. 
Price: 149.99 USD
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Root Development in the Grassland Formation. A Correlation of the Root Systems of Native Vegetation and Crop Plants., Weaver, John E.
13 Weaver, John E. Root Development in the Grassland Formation. A Correlation of the Root Systems of Native Vegetation and Crop Plants.
Wahsington The Carnegie Institution of Washington 1920 Hard Cover Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
151 pages + 23 black-and-white plates + 2 fold-out plates. Blue hardcover has wear to edges and corners and five scuffed areas on front board. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. Chipping to top edge of front free endpaper and flyleaf. Pages are otherwise age toned, with no writing or marking. No dust jacket. 
Price: 49.99 USD
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The Botanist's Guide Through the Counties of Northumberland and Durham. Vols. I and II in One., Winch, N.J.; Thornhill, John; and Waugh, Richard
14 Winch, N.J.; Thornhill, John; and Waugh, Richard The Botanist's Guide Through the Counties of Northumberland and Durham. Vols. I and II in One.
Newcastle Upon Tyne S. Hodgson 1805 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
[Botany]. John Thornhill (1760-1826), Nathaniel John Winch (1768-1838), and Richard Waugh. 1805, 1807. 2 vol. (in one). [1-3], 4-5, vii, 123 p., vii², 112 p.², [32 p. - Catalogue of Latin and English Names]². Half green calf, marbled boards. Measures approximately 8 1/2" x 5 1/4". Label on spine very faded. Seven gilt bands; two missing, others faded. Damage to the bottom of the spine; there is a 2 inch piece of leather missing. Boards are heavily worn. Front hinge starting. Book seller's stamp on front free endpaper (F.? & W. Dodsworth, Newcastle on Tyne). Evidence of dampstaining to approximately 1" of the lower margins. Pages age toned with some foxing. There are a few very small chips and tears to the top edges of several pages. Annotated in two hands throughout. Many of the annotations indicate observations in Chillingham Park. Contents include a list of genera and species with brief descriptions of location and habitat. Volume I includes angiosperms, gymnosperms, mosses, and ferns. Volume II includes addenda to Volume I, the Botanist's Guide to the Cryptogamia (Hepaticae, Lichenes, Algae, and Fungi), and a Catalogue of Latin and English Names covering both volumes. There is, in the preface to Vol. II, a more lengthy description of the morphology of six species; there is also the Latin description of a new species (Orthotrichum pulchellum). No illustrations. Rare. Additional photographs provided upon request. 
Price: 299.99 USD
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Characeae of Australia, Wood, R.D.
15 Wood, R.D. Characeae of Australia
Verlag Von J. Cramer 1972 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
120 pages. Separately printed from Nova Hedwigia XXII. With 17 plates and 2 figures. Includes dichotomous keys. Gray softcover has wear to edges and a few small stains. Page edges stained. Lower front corner of cover and pages slightly bent. Previous owner's name on first page. Text pages lightly age toned, clean, and unmarked. Includes the following genera: Chara, Nitella, Lamprothamnion, Lychnothamnus, and Tolypella. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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