Wild Flowers of Chalk & Limestone (J. E. Lousley) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Natural History shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
London: Collins, 1950, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Number 16 in the series. Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Maps;
From the cover: Few areas can boast so many rare and beautiful wild flowers as those of the chalk and limestone. Few areas, too, have so much lovely scenery in which to search them out. Mr. Lousleys vivid and authoritative presentation of his subject shows that he has made full use of these opportunities. His special affection is for the woods and chalk downs of south-eastern England, of which he has a knowledge almost unsurpassed. Nevertheless, in this book,…
In the New Naturalist: A Survey of British Natural History series.
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with 1 inch loss to the head of the spine. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. A little spotting to the blanks but text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVII] 254 pages. Index. Bibliography. 8¾” x 6″.