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18/07/2019

Botany etc

Benson -  Cactaceae, in Lundell, C. L., Flora of Texas 2(2).
Completes Benson's trilogy of regional cactus floras, prior to launching his magnum opus on the cacti of USA. 14 graphic botanical plates with analysis, 1969 10 x 7 97 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: Copy in better condition than many with minimal fading and edge wear, Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)25.00
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Eggli & Newton -  Etymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names
If you want to know the derivation of more than 10,000 succulent plant names then this is the book for you! 266 pages. 2004 10 ¾ x 7 ¾
 
Cover: Laminated Illustrated Hard cover
Comments:  (RRP £75), Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)45.00
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Eggli & Taylor -  IOS Index of Names of Cactaceae
Lists all the new Cactaceae Plant Names published in the Repertorium Plantarum Succulentarum from 1950 – 1990. 222 pages 1991 9 ½ x 6
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: Slight wear to cover/fold to corner, New
Price: £(GBP)12.50
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Ham -  Phylogenetic implications of chloroplast DNA variation in the Crassulaceae
6 papers on the molecular biology of the Crassulaceae. Astonishing stuff, and if right may cause some upheavals in generic limits. 17 text-figs 1994 9 ½ x 6 ¾ 153 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: Fold to back cover, New
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Hunt -  CITES Cactaceae Checklist 2nd ed
A technical publication listing synonyms, country where they grow in habitat, bibliography etc 315 pages 1999 9 ½ x 6
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , Second hand book – please see important information
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View larger image of 'Studies in the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae)  - includes Andean Opuntia & Tephrocacti. Succulent Plant Research Volume 6'Hunt & Taylor (ed.) -  Studies in the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae) - includes Andean Opuntia & Tephrocacti. Succulent Plant Research Volume 6
112 pages are an article by Iliff as an annotated alphabetical synopsis of Andean opuntioids including Tephrocactus, and is supplemented by four other articles by specialists in opuntioids, covering phylogeny based on molecular data by Wallace, chromosome counts and phytogeography by Pinkava, seed anatomy by Stuppy and eastern Brazilian opuntioids by Taylor et al 77 colour photos, 72 text-figs, 2 maps 2002 10 x 7 ¼ 255 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , New
Price: £(GBP)15.00
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Kiesling, Roberto -  Cactales, Flora Ilustrada de Entre Rios 4.
Reprinted for Roberto KIESLING, of pages 401-444 and graphics 194-208 The contribution on cacti of a long-running standard flora. 11 x 7 ¾
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , , New
Price: £(GBP)8.00
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Nobel -  Environmental Biology of Agaves and Cacti
An academic study of how cacti and agaves respond to their environmental factors, looking in detail at Agave deserti, Ferocactus acanthodes and Opuntia ficus-indica. Many text figures including some B&W photos. 1988 10 ¼ x 7 ¼ 270 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: Small tear to dust jacket, Second hand book – please see important information
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Nobel & Park -  The Cactus Primer
Whilst somewhat technical, this book is intended for the interested amateur who wishes to know more about the Biology of Cacti, which it accomplishes well with many sketches and B&W illustrations. 11 ¼ x 8 ¾ 1986 286 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , Cover in clear plastic cover quite neatly applied, Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)20.00
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View larger image of 'Cacti - Biology and Uses'Nobel ed, Park -  Cacti - Biology and Uses
A series of essays by research scientists dealing with structure, classification, ecology, food derivatives, breeding systems, and predators of cacti. For a semi-technical readership. 2002 11 ¼ x 8 ¾ 280 pages
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments:  (RRP £48.95), Second hand book – please see important information
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View larger image of 'Name that Succulent'Rowley -  Name that Succulent
Whilst somewhat technical in that it gives the botanic information needed to identify the different plant families with succulent members, the authors excellent style makes it easy and enjoyable going. 268 pages 1980 8 ¼ x 5 ¾
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: , , Second hand book – please see important information
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Thulin -  Flora of Somalia
A series of 4 volumes, all 10 ¾ x 7 ½
 
Cover: Hardback
Comments: This first volume contains 1,092 species in 72 families, with keys to the genera and species, and succulent groups covered include Euphorbia, Jatropha, Adenia, Kalanchoe, Kedrostris, etc. 493 pages, 24 colour photos, 250 text-figs 1993, Slight wear to the edge for the dust jacket (RRP £40), Second hand book – please see important information
Price: £(GBP)30.00
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Cover: Hardback
Comments: Covers the Angiospermae (Tiliaceae-Apiaceae) 1999 303 pages, , Second hand book – please see important information
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Trehane et al.(ed.) -  International code of nomenclature for cultivated plants 1995 Regnum Veg. Vol. 133
The sixth edition of the rules for the naming of non-botanical plants. 1995 9 ½ x 6 ¼ 175 pages
 
Cover: Softcover
Comments: , , New
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