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Snijman, Deirdre; Ellaphie Ward-Hilhorst (artist); J N Eloff (editor)

A Revision of the Genus Haemanthus L (Amaryllidaceae)

Journal of South African Botany Supplementary Volume No 12

Published: National Botanic Gardens, Cape Town, 1984

Edition: First

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The author was on the staff of the Compton Herbarium, Kirstenbosch. 

Unclipped laminated dustjacket illustrated with colour painting, plum Skivertex boards, gilt to the upper panel and spine, plain endpapers, historic b/w illustration as frontispiece, viii + 139 pp of text with b/w photographs, other illustrations and maps, an appendix of excluded taxa, bibliography and index + 24 colour plates, printed and paginated with the text - all printed on matt-art paper.

CONDITION. The dustjacket is clean and bright, but lightly sunned towards the edges. The boards and binding are unmarked and near-fine. The front free endpaper is lightly sunned and has a neat pen inscription. There are a few light foxing spots on the bottom page-edge. The contents are complete, unmarked and undiscoloured.

  • Jacket Condition: Very Good
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 250 x 180
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
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