Fine condition except for some speckling on top edge; price clipped from dust jacket; owner's signature. Illustrated by Gwendolyn Joyce Lewis, Fay Anderson, Cythna Letty and others. English and Afrikaans abstracts. The first comprehensive treatment of S. African Gladiolus since Trimen, this partial monograph includes descriptions of several new species. Nicely illustrated with 32 full-page colour plates, and with extensive citations of specimens, the book also includes photographs of type specimens. According to the publisher's blurb, an eminently desirable book. Aren't they all?
Title: A revision of the South African species of Gladiolus
Edition: Journal of South African Botany, supplementary volume no. 11
Publisher: Purnell, Cape Town, Johannesburg, London & New York: 1972
ISBN Number: 0 360 00115 6
Binding: Hard covers, dust jacket
Book Condition: V.g.
Jacket Condition: V.g.
Seller ID: 228