New Delhi: Amerind Publishing/ Smithsonian, Complete in two volumes. 1983. First English language edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in dark green cloth, dust jackets. 1196pp. total. Very good in very good dj. Djs sunned, shallow chipping to spine head, else clean, unclipped, and housed in mylar. Boards scuffed, faint soil to top...
Port Jervis, New York, U.S.A. Lubrecht & Cramer Ltd, 1991. Green cloth 8vo, 311pp. Illustrated with glossy color photographs of the plant and mushroom specimens. Near Fine/Near Fine. Light rubbing to spine end, owner's name to inside flyleaf. Text is clean and unmarked. 8vo.
Paris: Sallior, First edition, Year III of the French republican calendar (1794 or 1795). Small octavo. 223 pp. plus fourteen plates. Half title. Contemporary quarter calf and marbled boards, gilt morocco label, spine gilt. Ink purchase record in rear pastedown at gutter. Spine, joints, and edges worn, contents lightly foxed...
Prag: Th. Thabor, First edition, 1838. 50, plus four plates. In German. Modern plain black cloth. Ex-lib., with multiple libraries' bookplates, stamps, and inscriptions in front endpapers and titlepage. Plates foxed. A good copy. 19th-century German-language treatise on the freshwater potamogeton ('pondweed') plants of Bohemia, published in Prague.
Gottingen: Abram Vandenhoeck, 1745. Paperback, sewn pamphlet respined with patterned paper. 29pp. Very good. Chipping and soiling to extremities of wraps. Light overall wrinkling to volume, but pages are still intact and readable. Housed in protective plastic. Von Haller is often referred to as the 'Father of Modern Physiology', and...
Nürnberg: C. H. Zehschen Buchhandlung, First edition, 1829. 12mo. ,xii,72, pp. In German. Original pink printed wrappers in modern red cloth folding case, spine lettered in gilt. Ex-lib., with institutional inkstamps and inscription in titlepage and rear wrapper recto at gutter, early printed spine label at tail of wrappers. Wrappers...
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Herbarium, Complete in three volumes. 1972-1996. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in green cloth, dust jacket. 488, 724, 622pp. illustrated. Very good in very good dust jacket. Edgewear, scuffing to djs, which are unclipped and housed in mylar. Top edges faintly foxed, ownership signature to half...
Dublin: Thomas Burnside, First Irish edition, 1796, hardcover with full-leather boards, octavo, 186pp., illustrated in b&w with 10 plates of engravings. Book VG with joints cracking at edges, edgewear to spine ends and corners, rubbing, gilt title and decoration on spine, binding tight, previous owner's signature to full-title, otherwise text...
Wien: Doll, 1817. Stiff paper wraps, 520 pp., possibly lacking rear wrap. Some soil and wear to cover and spine, good only. Part ONE only.
Konigstein im Taunus: Karl Robert Langewiesche, "26-35 Tausend." Paperback with dust jacket, illustrated, 112 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, light rubbing/soil to dust jacket. Our copy in protective mylar. Text in German.
New York: A.S. Barnes & Company, Presumed first edition, 1879, hardcover with gilt and black stamped green cloth boards, octavo, 318pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild edgewear and rubbing to boards, binding tight, text clean and unmarked but shows some general toning throughout, with handsome marbled edges of...
New York: American Book Company, 1889. Revised edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in orange cloth. 449pp. with illustrations. Good+. Wear to board extremities and spine ends. Ownership markings to flyleaf and bending to endpapers. Light foxing, else internally unmarked.
Hong Kong: Wing Lung Bank Limited, First Edition. c.1969. Hardcover. Green cloth, gilt titles. 4to. 210pp. Illus. Text in English and Chinese. Near Fine. Light rubbing to spine-ends and spine.
Japan. Appears to be from 2003. Cloth clamshell box, titled in English and Japanese with pictorial onlay, housing short text and 12 matted photo-reproduced color plates of botanical imagery by Yasuko Suda of images painted mainly 1986-2003. Text mainly in Japanese. RARE, no copies on OCLC.
Venezuela: Compania Shell, No date. 66 pp., viii. Hardcover, cloth-backed boards, large square 4to. Profusely illustrated. Near Fine copy in mylar jacket, in original slipcase. Previous owner's signatures at fly leaf verso; otherwise, clean, unmarked contents. Small chip at head of spine to plastic jacket. Slipcase worn with some loss...