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.
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Addis Ababa University Press, 1995. first. Octavo in white soft covers with black letters and colored photograph; VG; moderate soiling on covers; binding strong; previous owner's inscription on ffep; paper clean; text block in typed print; copies of colored photographs; glossary at the end; pp. 284; shelved in room 12.
New York: J. K. Wellman, 1846. First Edition. 8vo., 352pp., 96pp.; VG-; bound in 3/4 black leather, spine paneled black with gilt lettering; marbled boards and endpapers; some wear to corners, hinges, spine has moderate cracking; binding slightly shaky, but sturdy; volume 1 has forty-seven colored and two uncolored lithographs; volume 2 is incomplete, having only the first 96 pages bound in, with twelve of the forty-eight colored lithographs; plates are unusually bright, with no fading to color; pages have scattered and faint foxing and fingerprint marks, else clean; volume 2 published 1847; shelved case 10.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 196; VG/G; ivory spine with green and black text; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
New York: Calloway, 2000. Limited Edition (107/500). Quarto, 235 pages, VG-; spine is black with gray lettering; dust jacket has white paint residue trailing along the length of the spine, has minor rubbing on both sides and minor shelf wear; binding has minor shelf wear and minimal bumping on the fore edge corners; pages clear; housed in brown pictorial publisher's slipcase; shelved front table.
Washington DC: National Science Foundation, 1957. Second Edition. Octavo; VG/Loose leaf Hardcover; Black and lime green spine with black and green text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, rubbing along exterior surfaces, previous owners' price sticker on front cover, boards are strong and clean; Binding solid, age toning along front and rear paste-down; Light foxing to deckled text block exterior, text block clean, vivid grey-scale illustrations.
Quito: Ediciones del Banco Central del Ecuador, 1996. Reprint. Quarto; VG/VG-; Dark green spine with white text; Dust jacket has light shelf wear such as slightly sunned with some wear along edges; Boards are clean with strong, solid panels; Text block is clean with tightly bound pages, sticker on front pastedown; pp 333. Spanish language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1964. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Teal spine with silver letters; Boards straight, some corner and edge wear, very light spotting on spine and covers, binding strong, pastedowns age toned and have foxing; Textblock age toned, front end paper has publisher's decal affixed (not the book's publisher), textblock edges and back end paper have spotting and foxing, occasional page has some foxing but interior clean and free of marks; 234pp.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900, 1905. 12mo; G/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text; gilt text and blind-stamped illustration to fronts; blind- stamped borders to boards; 2 volumes; cloths have minor wear to corners; some sunning to exterior; spot to front of Part II, other light scratches of both volumes; strong boards; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; tight bindings; numerous illustrations.
Berlin: Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1866. Large octavo; pp 298; Fair/no-DJ; half-bound brown leather spine and corners with marbled boards; dark brown spine with gilt text to red bar; severe wear to spine with cracking to joints, detached front board, chipping towards spine head edge, small beige label toward tail edge, as is; boards have few missing patches of outer layer and scratches to exterior, rubbing wear to edges; text block has darkened to exterior edges, ex-library with book plate to front pastedown, cracking to rear hinge, sticker to last page, interior has foxing toward edges, pages intact; German and English text; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Cairo, Egypt: Dr. Ragab Papyrus Institute, 1980. Octavo; pp 217; G/no-DJ; tan spine with black text; pictorial papered boards show slight rubbing wear to exterior; minor edge wear; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light toning toward edges to interior; profusely illustrated; French text;.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1940. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Octavo; Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged, Twelfth Printing 1974; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white and green with black print; DJ has small tears across top and bottom edges at spine corners and flap folds, fading to spine; Boards in green cloth with gold print, fading and slight wear to spine caps and top and front edges; Textblock has name in ink on front endpapers, spine break at title page, clean text; xxx, 996 pages, frontispiece (map).
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company/The New York Botanical Garden, 1965. First Edition, Second Printing. folios, 2 volumes; VG; Two-book set in VG- slipcase; boards are green with darker green title-blocks and gilt lettering on spine; beige case; The two books together make up the first volume of six total in THE WILD FLOWERS OF THE UNITED STATES series. mild wear to corners and spine ends of both books; some wear to slipcase; heavy, please contact for shipping information; consignment; shelved above historiography.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company/The New York Botanical Garden, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. folios, 2 volumes; VG; Two-book set in VG- slipcase; boards are rust with darker red title-blocks and gilt lettering on spine; beige case; The two books together make up the third volume of six total in THE WILD FLOWERS OF THE UNITED STATES series. mild wear to corners and spine ends of both books; some wear to slipcase; heavy, please contact for shipping information; consignment; shelved above historiography.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company/The New York Botanical Garden, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. folios, 2 volumes; VG; Two-book set in VG- slipcase; boards are brown with darker brown title-blocks and gilt lettering on spine; beige case; The two books together make up the second volume of six total in THE WILD FLOWERS OF THE UNITED STATES series. mild wear to corners and spine ends of both books; some wear to slipcase; heavy, please contact for shipping information; consignment; shelved above historiography.
London, Great Britain: Longman Group Limited, 1980. First UK Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. sunned olive green glossy HB spine with white title and black author and publisher; 2 thin black bands indented from both ends. glossy HC panels show minimal wear and are the original dark yellow. ivory text with no markings, numbered figures and tables. 250 pp. ISBN# 058246032.
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;.
Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, 1864. Octavo; G- hardcover; Red spine with gold text; Boards have moderately rubbed exterior edges & corners, slightly bumped fore corners and very lightly sunned & scratched panels, otherwise intact & sturdy; Text block shows cracking at front pastedown & front end paper from binding, missing top portion of front end paper, slight foxing on pastedowns and around edges of pages throughout, otherwise pages are unmarked and intact; pp 396. German language.
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.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1957. Morrow Eagle Library Edition. Octavo; Morrow Eagle Library Edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine tan with white print; DJ has small portion torn away from rear bottom edge, edgewear, toning to spine, publisher label across spine; Boards in illustrated tan cloth with white print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink to front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 93 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Lisboa: Instituto de Investigacao Cientifica Tropical, 1991. Small Octavo; pp 192; VG-/VG-; yellow spine with orange and black text; dust jacket has sunned spine, clean exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges, interior clean; Portuguese text;.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1953. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 247; G/G-; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; tight binding; deckled fore edge; illustrated;.
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.
New York: D. Austin Woodworth, 1847. 10mo., 108 pages; VG: bound in 1/4 black cloth, paper boards, no titling to spine; front board with printed title page, rear with ads; mild rubbing and wear; foxing to interior; with 5 full page b/w plates, numerous in-text illustrations; scarce; shelved case 10.
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.
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.
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.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 2963. Third Printing. Large Octavo; pp 71; 400 plates; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to edges; rubbed edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
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.