Vegetable Physiology

By: Carpenter, William B.

Price: £70.00

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Hardback, 195mm x 120mm maroon and brown half leather binding, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 295pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Inscribed by author. Book in better than good condition given age. Spine and boards a little bumped and stained in places, block inevitably darkened by age but overall clean save for some fox-like marks to preliminary pages only. Printed as the first volume of the Popular Cyclopeadia of Natural Science by the Society for the Promotion of Popular Instruction, this is indeed an educational early Victorian volume on the basics of botany and the science of the plant kingdom.. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Flora, fungi, botany This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.

Title: Vegetable Physiology

Author Name: Carpenter, William B.

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Categories: Science and Technology, Science,

Edition: first edition

Publisher: London, Tanner Bros et al: 1841

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: half leather binding

Book Condition: Good +

Type: Hardback

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Size: 195mm x 120mm

Seller ID: 1047

Keywords: Flora, fungi, botany,