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.
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London: John Murray, 1933. First Edition. Octavo; 517pp; full green cloth hardcover; no dust jacket; minor external wear; mild tape shadow foot of spine; hinges bit tender; ink stamp and pencil notation front end paper; ink numbers verso title; contents else very good; illustrated with black and white photographs. [Spine; gilt title on light green cloth].
Washington D.C. The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1985. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback as is); Spine is pictorial, mostly blue with white text, faded; Covers have general shelf wear, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, faint age-toning, content is clear; pp 167; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club, 1968. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; Ex Libris; Grey spine with black text; DJ darkened by age, otherwise clean, light foxing along the back cover and edges, DJ protected by plastic book jacket; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front inside cover pastedown, foxing along the edges; pp 253.
Washington and Covelo: Island Press, 1998. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with green & brown text; Covers have light wear on exterior such as creasing at front fore tail edge as well as lightly rubbed panels, otherwise panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear due to age & handling, first few pages have bent tail corners, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 426.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG+; spine different shades of green (in striped bands) with white spine label, green lettering; dust jacket clean, couple of black scuffs on covers, minimal edgewear; boards strong, clean, minimal edgewear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 459.
Missoula: University of Montana Foundation, 1969. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; White spine with green text. Covers have general shelf wear, minor soiling, rubbing one edges, fraying to corners, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light staining on top edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 395.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1946. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is tan fabric with orange spine label, with gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, ex-library label on front paste-down, content is clear; pp 218.
New York: Vantage Press, 1974. First. Octavo; VG/G+; white/blue spine, black/blue text; jacket has edgewear, age toning, small closed tear on front head edge; boards are strong, minor rubbing around edges and bending in bottom corners, spine slightly cocked; textblock is clean; pp 393; has gift inscription from author.
Lansing, MI: Robert Smith Printing, 1903. Annual. Octavo; vg/none; black cloth spine with no text and destroyed white label; copper titles on front board; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 107 pp.; photos; light general toning; split start, gutter; minor chipping and wear; else very good.
Binghamton, NY: Sierra Club, 1964. Octavo; VG/VG; Ex Libris; Red spine with black text; DJ darkened by age, otherwise generally clean, general shelfwear and edgewear some rubbing to corners, scuff marks on the front cover, an small stains on the back cover; spine faded with age, DJ protected by plastic book jacket; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age otherwise clean, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front interior cover pastedown, foxing along the edges of the textblock; pp 175.
Reston, VA: Reston Publishing Company, 1984. First Edition. Oblong Quarto: VG/no-DJ: Tan spine with dark brown text: Boards are strong with light shelfwear, some sticker residue on back upper portion: Textblock has foxing along head edge, otherwise clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: First Edition: 468 pp.
New York: Random House, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine gold with black print; DJ clean and bright, mild creases at spine caps, small closed tear on rear lower edge; Boards in yellow paper and red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 273 pages.
Sacramento, California: The California Native Plant Society, 1987. US Printing. Qto. VG- / - no DJ. light ivory wraps, spine with black titling and taped down code label at its foot. lightly curling, partially pictorial softcover frnt and rear appear thumbed at corners. prior owner's name and EX-LIBRIS stamps upon half-title page. p. 630 and rear have adhered scanner labels. b/w textblock, highlighted by figures and tables. based on a conference held at the Capital Plaza, Sacramento, CA, November 1986. no interior markings. head and tail edge clear; thumbed and faintly smudged fore-edge. 630 pp. ISBN# 0943460123.
New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1965. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, shelf wear, rubbing on edges, front and rear is clear taped onto flaps, price clipped, age toned; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light foxing on edges, Ex-libris bookplate on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 271.
Harrisburg: The Stackpole Company, 1959. Third printing. Octavo; VG/G; Gray spine with white text; Dust jacket has few small tears at edges, lightly sunned exterior and some slight rubbing along edges, but overall intact; Cloth is slightly sunned with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has very slight wear on exterior edges and pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 241.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1960. First Printing. Octavo; pp 449; VG-/G; green/yellow spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows modest sunning to exterior, mostly to spine and head edge; few chips to edges; price clipped flap edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; illustrated;.
Great Britain: CAB International, 1998. UK Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. green glossy HC spine with white and orange titles upon spine. minimal handling and a touch of shelfwear only to edges, surface wear is mild. main textblock is clean, with many figures and tables. exterior edges fine and a solid copy overall. 319 pp. ISBN# 0851992188.
New York: Madison Press, 1985. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Green spine with yellow text: DJ has mild general shelfwear, some scuff marks, light chipping at corners: Boards are strong with some edgewear, light dust staining: Textblock has mild age toning, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: First Edition: 168 pp. [ Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
New York: Harper, 2008. First U.S. edition. Octavo; G+/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in white paper with silver print, slight wear to spine caps else clean and strong; Text block has slight age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; 376 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Toronto, Canada: Random House of Canada, 1998. First Canadian Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. glossy bronze spine with navy titling centered around mid-spine between lightly pushed in ends. illustrated jacket front with full titling in large gilt characters. navy blue clothbound HB with stamped gilt, titles segmented by thin silver striping. adjacent boards are a flecked light green. solidly bound and without marks or interior writing. no marks, head and tail-edges are smooth with roughly-trimmed fore-edge. 612 pp. ISBN# 0394221160.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1966. first edition. Octavo; G/G-; Gray spine with black & white text; Dust jacket has heavily sunned spine, tear at rear fore head which has been taped, rear shows slight rubbing with small stain at head edge and at tail fore edge, otherwise some minor rubbing along edges but intact; Price clipped front flap; Cloth has overall lightly sunned exterior with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slightly cocked spine with light wear on exterior edges and unmarked pages which are ivory toned; pp 302.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1968. first edition. Octavo; G/G-; Purple spine with off-white text; Dust jacket is moderately sunned and lightly stained exterior with some fraying wear along edges, but otherwise intact; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior with minor wear on edges but otherwise clean with strong, sturdy planks; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges, but text pages are clean with tight binding; pp 318.
Great Britain: IIED - International Institute for Environment and Development, July 1997. First Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark green glossy wraps spine, with ivory titling and tinier ivory publishers at tail. some dimpling and superficial wear to spine, light creasing to its softcover exterior and a touch thumbed at corners. clear textblock, with numbered tables, figures and maps. no marks to outer edges, condition as is. complete in 517 pp. ISBN# 9980750898.
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.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. Quarto; VG/G+; orange spine, black text; jacket has red stain on front, wrinkling in top front corner, three small closed tears around edges, one-inch closed tears at spine head and upper front corner, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, slightly bowed; textblock has gift inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 184.
Glasgow, NZ. Blackie & Sin, Ltd., 1991. Plant Biotechnology Series. OCTAVO; VG/VG; dj, Black Spine w/ Green & White Text; HB; Black Paper Spine w/ Gilt Text; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 267pp.; B&W Text Figures, Photos (Some Color); dj, Slight Rubbing; Spine, Slight Rubbing---VOLUME 1 ONLY. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in the FS box.
New York: Friends of the Earth, Inc., n.d. Large quarto; VG-/G; brown/gray multicolored spine with off-white text; dust jacket has slight wear on exterior, mostly on rear; slightly sunned spine; cloth has minor wear along edges; panels are strong & intact; text block has slight wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; pp 142.
Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1994. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. blue pictorial DJ spine and jacket front with three white segments for black titling overlay the upper and lower end of spine strip. a panoramic jacket-wide illustration begins in b/w and continues in blue for spine and jacket front. gentle edgewear. DJ as is. mild rose clothbound HB with black stamped tilting and neat adjacent rose boards. flecked tan fep/ffep. introduction has heavy underlining, as is. remainder of textblock clean, contains 16 figures, 2 maps, 3 tables and 9 photographs. outer edges thick, bright ivory. 416 pp. ISBN# 0813190630.
New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., 1957. English Edition; translated from the Original German Edition. slim, small Qto. VG/VG-. tall split DJ spine, light blue/white thin columsn, with miniature black uppercase titling down the white strip. edgewear moderate with stressed ends and abraded corners, corners of jacket rear mainly. minor tonal discoloration to fep/ffep of the solid medium blue clothbound HB, spine has tiny gilt lettering. with attached ivory silk bookmark. with 48 briliant photographs in black and white following 23 pages of textblock. lightly foxed slim edges and a touch to panels. as is. 119 pp.
Netherlands: Terra Publishing, 1991. English Language Edition. squarish Qto. VG/VG. mild lemon yellow DJ spine, with titling in thin uppercase black capitals: at head, author, mid-spine title and publishers near foot. gentle edgewear from handling, no damage. lemon hue extends across both jacket and the wide inner flaps. excellent crimson cloth HB, stamped silver titling to match outer DJ strip. enlarged silver type aligned beneath top edge of front board. bright white copy, filled with color photography and tiny text details aside. small to large landscape shots, very bright arrangement, striking white stock background and smoothly clear interior display. 157 pp. ISBN# 9062554784.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1973. Folio; VG/VG-; DJ has general shelf wear, no major tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has personal inscription and signature of author Charles E. Little, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 128; May require extra pricing for international shipping.
Hilton Head Island, SC: H.P. Publishing, Ltd., 2003. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; VG/VG; Dark green spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sun fading and light rubbing to exterior, sticker residue to rear, lightly bumped fore corner; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light bumping to fore corner; text block very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: Penguin Books, 1993. Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with red text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear, light bumping at head and tail of spine, price sticker residue on barcode: Boards are strong, some dust staining, binding is tight: Textblock is clean, half title page inscribed by the author to a previous owner: 318 pp.