Dickinson, Carola A.
Title BRITISH SEAWEED
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good +
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1963
Seller ID 007278
232pp., botanical colour-art frontispiece, plus 11 unpaginated like-illustrated plates, artwork by Ernerst V. Petts (all called-for plates extant). Numerous b/white intext sketch illustrations throughout, by Ernest V. Petts and Lura M. Ripley. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain, original green cloth boards undamaged. Text-block top edge tinted, leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated, laminated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and colour faded on spine, plus minimal laminate bubbling. A stand-alone, Volume 3 in the 'Kew Series' of British Plants. Suitable for the learned, and not-so-learned, the contents of this hard to find title include: Prelims., Intro., Key to Genera, British Seaweeds: Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta, Biblio., Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 395g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.
Natural History, Botany, Great Britain, Seaweeds, Series: Eyre and Spottiswoode Kew Series, Field Guides, Algology