Plues, Margaret: Rambles in search of flowerless plants. Plues, Margaret: Rambles in search of flowerless plants. Plues, Margaret: Rambles in search of flowerless plants. Plues, Margaret: Rambles in search of flowerless plants. Plues, Margaret: Rambles in search of flowerless plants.
Plues, Margaret
Rambles in search of flowerless plants.
London, Journal of Horticulture, etc. & Edinburgh, J. Menzies, 1864, 1. edition, pp. viii, 317, (1, 2, adv.), wood-engraved text-illustrations, 20 nice colour-plates (the first 12 with ferns, mosses and seaweeds printed in colour and finished by hand; the others, lichens and fungi, lithographed and coloured by hand, large 8vo, uncut, ruled cloth with gilt-lettered and decorated spine.
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About the author: " (c. 1804-c. 1903), British botanist; entered a roman catholic convent at Weybridge in middle-age, ultimately mother superior; in her youth a popular writer on botany" (Stafleu & Cowan IV p. 298).
* Jackson p. 239; Kelly p. 178; Volbracht 1650; not in Pritzel and Stafleu & Cowan.