The Concise British Flora in Colour: With Nomenclature Edited by Douglas H. Kent :: W. Keble Martin soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Ebury Press & Michael Joseph, 1965, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Colour plates; Black & white plates; List of abbreviations; Glossary;
From the cover: This most beautiful book is the triumphant outcome of no less than sixty years of meticulous and devoted study, research, note-making and exquisite draughtsmanship. Of the thousands of species exactly and precisely described in the text, nearly 1400 are depicted in full colour plates which are remarka…
Introduction by: H.R.H. The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper a little age-toned with a small scuff, puncture, to the upper panel, and the price clipped.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 231 pages. Index. 10½” x 7¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I captivate you with this splendid selection from my Botany catalogue?