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NATURAL AFFAIRS : A Botanist Looks at the Attachments Between Plants and People.    (Signed Copy), Bernhardt, Peter

Author Name    Bernhardt, Peter

Title   NATURAL AFFAIRS : A Botanist Looks at the Attachments Between Plants and People. (Signed Copy)

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Very Good +

Jacket Condition   Very Good +

Edition   First Edition, 2nd Impression

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   New York Villard Books 1993

ISBN Number    0679413162 / 9780679413165

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   008290

xiv, + 225pp., colour plates, plus b/white line-drawn and photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Quarter-cloth spine firm, small area of discoloration to same. Plain purple boards undamaged. Author's signature and date (1993) to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Oblique crease to three leaves. Rough trimmed foredge. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally creased on edges. "Professor Bernhardt examines some of the fascinating relationships between humans and plants throughout the ages . . . an absorbing tour of the strange points in history where the lives of people and plants have converged. And, aside from the history and lore surrounding certain plants, Bernhardt also reveals the science behind their existence . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 14 chapters over five 'parts', Annotated Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 450g.

Botany, Plants, Social Aspects, Folklore, Peter Bernhardt, Signed Copy

Price = 27.32 AUD



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