By: Pool, Raymond
8vo. xxiii.428 pgs. Very Good condition cloth hardcover. Light to moderate general rubbing to cloth causing a somewhat faded appearance to an otherwise clean and sturdy copy. A volume in the McGraw-Hill Publications in the Botanical Sciences Series. Black and white line drawings and illustrations include a fold-out chart detailing the outline of classification followed in this book, opposite a key to pertinent symbols and abbreviations appearing in the chart. In addition to chapters on morphology and taxonomy of specfic plant families, there appears sections on the history of botany, profiles and portraits of early botanists and their important contributions, a section on collection and preparation of plant specimens, reference books, monographs and manuals, a glossary and an index. #1012.
Title: Flowers and Flowering Plants. An Introduction to the Nature and Work of Flowers and the Classification of Flowering Plants.
Edition: Second Edition, Sixth Impression.
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1941
Book Condition: Good to Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Seller ID: 1012
Keywords: Flowers and Flowering Plants. An Introduction to the Nature and Work of Flowers and the Classification of Flowering Plants, Raymond Pool, Botany, Plant Science, Plant Taxonomy, Plant Identification, Plant Morphology, Non-Fiction, Reference, Angiosperms, Science, Plant Science, Botanical Illustration,