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FERNS AND ALLIED PLANTS of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia, Duncan, Betty D., and Issac, Golda

Author Name    Duncan, Betty D., and Issac, Golda

Title   FERNS AND ALLIED PLANTS of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Very Good +

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   Reprint

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   Carlton, Vic, Australia Melbourne University Press (in Association with Monash University) 1986

ISBN Number    0522842623 / 9780522842623

Seller ID   010445

xii, + 258pp., b/white photographic illustrations, line-drawings and maps througout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain boards very good. Previous owner's name to front pastedown, else leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased at head, slight tanning to edges. "This handsome book will be welcomed as a reliable field guide for naturalists and an authoritative text for botanists, as well as an inspiration and fund of practical information for professional and amateur gardeners. Generously illustrated with detailed drawings and Bruce Fuhrer's excellent photographs, the text is comprehensive and the format is simple and easy to follow. Of particular interest is the maps which show the distribution within Victoria of most of the 130 species of the region, the illustrated key which will enable the reader to place each fern in its genus, and the minor keys for specific identification. A chapter on propagation and cultivation gives invaluable practical guidance . . . " Contents include: Foreword, Abbreviations, Preface, Acks., 22 chapters, Bibliography, Glossary, Authors of Plant Names, Index. A scarce title. Book weight approx. 930g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing.

Ferns, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania, Identification

Price = 112.80 AUD

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