The Englishman's Flora


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London: Phoenix House, (1960), 1960. Second printing. 8vo; 478 pp.; illustrated with 44 full-page reproductions from 16th century herbals. Very light spotting to foredge; one corner gently bumped. Very good in original green cloth. The plants of the British Isles, selected by the poet Grigson for their "human dossier", arranged as in a standard flora. Each entry is given its English name, the generic and trivial names, formula of distribution, and a list of English vernacular names. Originally published in a slightly larger format in 1958. (Item ID: 000156)

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