The Natural History Of Plants - Volumes I & II

SKU: 003066
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The Natural History of Plants, Their Forms Growth Reproduction and Distribution. From the German of Late Anton Kerner Von Marilaun by FW Oliver MA DSc with the assistance of Lady Busk BSc and Mrs MF MacDonald BSc with about two thousand original woodcut illustrations. Volume I - Biology and Configuration of Plants. Volume II - The History of Plants. Original blue cloth with gilt text and gilt and green illustration to spine and front cover. Some shelf wear, spines knocked top and bottom. Some foxing to first few pages of each book and page edges, top page edges darkened (thought to have been in a room with an open fire). Text blocks are tight and bright. Handsome. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 4955g.(YBP Ref: 003066:15(1c))
  • Author: Von MARILAUN, Anton Kerner,
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  • Publisher: The Gresham Publishing Company
  • Condition: Very Good
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  • Size: 4to - over 9 3/4in - 12in Tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
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  • Published in: London
  • Published Date: 1903
  • Edition: Revised Edition
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  • Language: English