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Topographical Botany: Being Local and Personal Records Towards Shewing the Distribution of British Plants Traced Through the 112 Counties and Vice-Counties of England, Wales, and Scotland

By Hewett Cottrell Watson

1883

Bernard Quaritch : London

9" by 5.5"

xlvii, 612pp

 

 

 

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The second edition of Hewett Watson's interesting guide to the different plants that grow throughout Britain, illustrated with a folding map.

The second edition of this work. This work is a thorough guide to the plants to be found around Britain, organised here by topographical region. The work offers an interesting look into the different types of plant that thrive in certain areas, such as motanics, moors, and seasides. With a folding map tipped in to the rear pastedown. Written by Hewett Watson. Watson was a botanist who was noted for his intellectual brilliance, and was known as an authority on botanical science and the distribution of botanical specifies in Britain. With a memoir of the author to the front, written by John G. Baker.

CONDITION

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine. Tail of the spine to the rear joint is lifting a little. Rear hinge is starting but firm. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Pages uncut to the fore edge.

Overall Condition: Very Good

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