The Flora of Bristol - James Walter WhiteJohn Wright & Sons, 1912, Hardback ..
Condition: Very Good. Boards a little rubbed at corners, again at head and tail. Front hinge tape repaired at ffep. Bookplates to front pastedown and ffep. Rear hinge straining. Internally bright and clean with just the lightest spotting. A nice copy.
Green cloth with gilt titling to spine and upper board, gilt crest to upper board. Being an account of all the flowering plants, ferns and their allies that have at any time been found in the district of the Bristol coal fields. With introductory sketches of the topography, physical features, climate etc. of the divisions into which the area has been divided. Notes on the origin of the flora. The distribution of local rarities as affected by rocks and soils. Biographical notices of those botanists who have engaged in botanical research at Bristol during the past 350 years. Illustrated with three plates and a map. 722pp. Index. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½")