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].
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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;.
London: Baldwin and Cradock, 1832-1838. Octavo; G- condition hardcover. Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands, title banner torn away (inserted in book); Boards in marbled paper with brown leather corners and spine, fraying corners, spine caps torn away, torn along front and rear hinges, shelfwear and surface tears to paper and leather, front board detatched yet present; Text block has speckled edges, cracking hinges, name plate on front pastedown, spotting to endpapers, text is clean and tight; “Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge”— title page; 2 volumes bound together, the first (1832), 151 pages, illustrated; the second (1838), 222 pages, illustrated. Fragile book! Kept in Netdesk office, on bookshelf with Ephemera sections.
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.
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.
New York and London: The Luther Burbank Society, 1914. Octavo; pp 302; Fair; brown pictorial spine with gilt text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth has some darkening to exterior, mostly toward edges; rubbing wear to spine edges and for corners; bumped head of head fore corners; embossed illustration to front; sturdy boards; text block has slightly age toned fore and tail edges; top edge gilt; deckled fore edge; cracked hinges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; few uncut pages;.
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.
Caracas: Instituto Botanico, 1969. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black and red print; Cover has wear at spine ends, tear to bottom of front hinge, bump to front bottom corner, light edgewear/shelfwear; Text block clean and tight, age-toning to paper; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; Text in Spanish; 502 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Orlando, San Diego, New York: Academic Press, Inc., 1985. Octavo; pp 338; Good; gray spine with green text; no jacket; cloth has light soiling to exterior; some wear to corners; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; tight binding; some foxing to first and last endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated;.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1962. Octavo (oblong); G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has edgewear, mild tears at spine ends and flap corners, faded spine, shelfwear, clipped front flap; Boards in glossy illustrated paper with black print, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated (some color).
New York, St. Louis, San Francisco: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1969. Octavo; pp 482; Good; brownish gray spine with green and white text; cloth shows modest wear to exterior; worn corners; slight creases to joints; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to copyright and title pages; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
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.
New York, Chichester, Brisbane: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. Octavo; pp 547; G-; brownish red spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate rubbing to exterior; worn corners; slight creases to joints; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to first and last few pages; some underlining and marginalia; illustrated; illustrations in pouch to rear pastedown;.
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.
Millwood, NY: Sagapress, Inc., 1986. Octavo; pp 145; VG-/VG-; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; minor wear to edges; cloth shows minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean.
London and Melbourne: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1982. Revised and Enlarged Edition. Octavo; pp 397; G/Fair; green spine with white text; dust jacket has severe chipping to edges; slight sunning to spine; cloth has slight wear to exterior; sunned edges; strong boards; text block shows some toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1999. First North American Edition. Quarto; pp 400; VG-/VG; dark beige spine with red and black text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; cloth has slightly worn corners; lightly sunned boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated with many color photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.