The Genus Hosta: Giboshi Zoku by Wolfram George Schmid soon to be available at the superior BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1991, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Colour Photographs; Maps; Tables; Maps to the endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: This is a new revision of the genus Hosta that includes descriptions of all species, varieties and forms, all registered cultivators, and virtually all the non-registered classic hostas of historic and garden interest. This book is designed to be used as a reference work, combining the needs of the botanical, horticultural, nursery, specialist and general gardening audience, covering taxonomy, morphology, horticultural classification, nomenclatural history, cultivation and landscape uses.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 428 pages. Index. Bibliography. 11¼” x 8¾”.