Ferns: British and Foreign

By: Smith, John

Price: £30.00

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New and enlarged version of the second edition. Green cloth with titles in black on front cover and in gilt on spine, and black outline of a fern on front cover. Black endpapers. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and light bumping to head and tail of spine and cover corners. Light browning to endpapers. Some pages uncut. No inscriptions. 450pp. Many b/w illustrations within text. Chapters include a history of the introduction of exotic ferns, an organography, explanation of the terms used in describing ferns, cultivation, including Wardian case cultivation, and etymology, the meaning of the generic names. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Title: Ferns: British and Foreign

Author Name: Smith, John

Categories: Horticulture/Gardening,

Publisher: London, W H Allen: 1896

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 003633

Keywords: FERNS,