Cambridge (Great Britain): University Press, 1957. (Uncorrected Proof Copy). Octavo; good/wraps/dj; green wraps with missing front panel; faded hand-written red title on spine; title-page, printed black title; "Uncorrected Proof Copy" stamps on title-page and fore-edge. minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning; 263 pp.; 50 illus.; Original grey dust jacket for final hardback edition included. green and purple text on front panel; illus.; several folds; minor wear and chipping; else very good.
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Toluca: Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, 2005. First edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with grey print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, ribbon marker; 137 pages, illustrated, folded leaves of plates. [Shelf: Spanish & Latin American Art].
La Jolla, CA: California Sea Grant College Program, 1985. Unstated, apparent first edition. Paperback octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. Tan spine with maroon lettering. Owner name to front wrapper near the top corner. Wrappers clean, binding intact, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 167pp.
Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 1963. US Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. espresso clothbound HB, volume titling stamped in silver characters. front board has enlarged and repeated titling above and authors below a shallowly inlaid glossy color plate, bordered thinly in ivory. endsheets beige, both fep/ffep are stamped by previous owner. semi-glossy sheets, a series 126 illustrations, numbered figures that highlight the scientific study and information for the specific species. sheets have a delicate sheen, textblock interior unmarked, skimmed. exterior uniformly light ivory edges, all sides with no discoloration. excellent clean, well bound shape and faint wear. 416 pp.
Rome: Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, 1979. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Green spine with black text: Boards have general shelfwear, some age related fading, some light soiling, sticker across tail end of spine from a library, front paste down has sticker from National Agricultural Library: Textblock is darkened with age, title page has stamp from the U. S. National Arboretum Library, front free page has two separate stamps from the U. S. National Arboretum Library and a stamped date, pages are otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 677 pp.
Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1979. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Green spine with black text: Boards have general shelfwear, some age related fading, some light soiling, sticker across tail end of spine from a library, back board has barcode in upper portion, front paste down has sticker from National Agricultural Library, back paste down has barcode sticker in upper portion: Textblock is darkened with age, title page has stamp from the National Agricultural Library with a date, pages are otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 677 pp.
New York, Toronto, London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1952. new third edition. Octavo; G+/G-; Off-white spine with dark green text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has frays & tears along edges, slightly sunned & rubbed exterior; Cloth has slight and minor wear on exterior such as lightly sunned panels with some rubbing at edges but otherwise clean with strong, sturdy planks; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with previous owner's name on ffep, but text pages are clean with tight binding; pp 739.
London: Peter Garnett, 1950. Ex-library; Ex-libris; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text; Boards have shelfwear and age wear, former owner's nameplate on front pastedown, library stamp on front cover, front pastedown and back cover, bottom corners bumped; Textblock is sunned and aged, spine strong; 80 pp.
Lebanon: American University of Beirut, 1970. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/no-DJ (paperback as is); Spine is blue and yellow with drawings of plants, creasing, black text, bumping to head and tail; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are intact, but splitting slightly; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, Ex-libris full works, content is clear; pp 457; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Michigan State University Press, 1961. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear, call number inked out on spine; Textblock yellow-tinted top edge, vendor label on front flyleaf, library stamps to all edges and title page, rear end papers have library pocket and paper label affixed; xii, 340 pages.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1957. first. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Green spine with dark green text; Boards have lightly sunned exterior with edge wear, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, price stamp on front free end paper and light smudges on exterior edges; pp 878.
Godalming, Surrey: E.R.M. Saunders, Wagtails Fuchsia Publications, 1972. Quarto; pp 111; VG-; beige spine with black text; volume 2, this volume only; cloth is covered with mylar and has slight rubbing and soiling to exterior, shelf wear, clean and strong boards; text block has ivory toned exterior edges, interior clean;.
Caruthersville, Missouri: Floyd Barnhart, 1949. Third Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. burgundy clothbound HB with small imprinted green lettering. gently worn tip and tail with barely nipped corners. name and date of prior owner on left fep. gentle toning to its endsheets. textblock unmarked with no writing. slick ivory sheets, contains tables, graphs and b/w listed illustrations. a solidly bound, aged copy. dark brown/orange spot on head-edge, few upper margins shows a tiny transference onto final sheets. 366 pp.
New York: W.E. Marshall & Co. Second Edition. Octavo; Second Edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, faded purple, no print; Boards purple cloth with gold and white print, significant fading especially to spine, bumped bottom outside corners, spotting, wear to all corners and spine caps; Textblock has spotting/tanning to endpapers, mild spine break at p. 91; Inscribed in ink by author on front flyleaf; 92 pages, illustrated (including color plates).
Asheville, NC: USDOA: Southern Research Station, July 2010. General Technical Report -- SRS-119. thin, oblong Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. dark auburn wraps spine, with light yellow titling from tip to tail. chafed ends, edges and extremities. a touch thumbed at the corners of the wide greenery photograph filled covers. skimmed condition, with profuse illustrations in color within the clean textblock.126 pp.
Rom: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1960. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with white text; Covers show rubbing and wear at edges, with .5" closed tears, one at head and one at tail of spine, ex libris copy with call number on sticker taped to spine tail; Title page marred with streaks of dirt, textblock otherwise clean; 328.
Millwood, New York: Sagapress, Inc., 1986. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. DJ spine faded to light gray with dark green capitals for title between black author and publisher. light khaki frames the thinly black bordered color botanical illustration on jacket front, light surfacewear to panels. purple clothbound HB has stamped metallic type down spine. light fading to its purple cloth boards' edges, no abrading. illustrations include 11 color plates with 36 black/white plates. flecked ivory fep/ffep. lightly foxed head and fore-edge. 145 pp. ISBN# 0898310288.
New Delhi, India: Amerind Publishing Company, 1976. First English language edition. Octavo. Good- in fair- dust jacket. Red spine with black and white lettering. Top two inches of front dust jacket panel torn and chipped away. Bottom inch of dust jacket spine also missing. Soiling and shelf-wear to dust jacket panels. Closed tear to bottom of rear jacket hinge. Slight soiling to top inches of front cover where dust jacket panel is torn. Stamp markings to front free end paper. Binding intact. Slight aging to text block edges. Age-toning to pages, otherwise pages clean and free of markings. 200pp. Translated from the much earlier (1933) Russian printing.
Washington DC: Acropolis Books, 1981. First Edition. Inscribed by author on title page. Quarto; VG/VG; Black spine with green text; DJ with some stronger edgewear, has writing in red ink on upper front cover, tape pieces over top/bottom of spine; Boards strong, moderate rubbing to spine; Textblock shows writing on top of title page, otherwise clean; 283pp.
Middlesex: Echo Library, 2007. Two Volume Set; Octavos; VG, paperback; Red spine with yellow text. Covers have general shelf wear, small sticker residue on font of Vol. 1, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; Vol. 1 pp 254, Vol. 2 pp 135.
Milsons Point, New South Wales, Aust. Mynah/Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 1997. Large quarto; vg+/none; glossy green spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; numerous color illustrations; 1007pp.--A near fine copy. ---NOTE: oversize volume; may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
Bombay: The Bombay Natural History Society, 1954. Second edition, revised by William T. Stearn. Octavo; Second edition, revised by William T. Stearn; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has green-tinted top edge, mild amount of foxing throughout; xiv, 165 pages, illustrated (b&w and color plates).
London: Royal Collection Enterprises Ltd, 2004. Large quarto; pp 223; VG-/VG-; green spine with gilt text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; cloth has minor shelf wears; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated with many color and black and white photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Addis Ababa: Addis Ababa University Press, 1976. Thin Oblong Octavo; VG/Wraps; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, slight creasing at corners; Binding intact, minor spots on front pages; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations, XII plates, grey scale map of Ethiopia on rear paste down, light toning on rear pages; 61 pp.
London and Boston: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1982. First Edition. Quarto; pp 199; G-/paperback; white spine with blue and green text; covers show light toning towards edges; soiling to spine and toward edges; minor crease to front fore corner; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; detached from binding at gutters, as is; profusely illustrated.