Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchidaceae.: Godfery, M. J. Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchidaceae.: Godfery, M. J. Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchidaceae.: Godfery, M. J. Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchidaceae.: Godfery, M. J.

Monograph and Iconograph of Native British Orchidaceae.

Godfery, M. J.

Published by Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, . First edition., 1933
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Pp. xiv, (2), 259, (3) + 68 plates (58 are color-plates, 10 are black-and-white photos-plates), 11 text-figures. Publisher's original light blue cloth, gilt-lettered on the spine, top page edge in gilt, sm folio. The 58 colored plates are from water-color drawings of living plants by Hilda Godfery. The plates in this work depict 50 species, subspecies and varieties, and 18 natural hybrids. Many are illustrated life-size; in some cases, enlarged single flowers are presented. Publisher's errata sheet is laid at front. The cloth does not exhibit any of the wear and fading usually seen in this volume. Small book plate of legendary book collector, George H. Beatty, III on the front endpaper. Faint tanning to the endpapers only; a very bright and clean copy in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 5503

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Title: Monograph and Iconograph of Native British ...

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, . First edition.

Publication Date: 1933

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Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at or by calling (319) 354-9088.

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