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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    POLE EVANS, I.B., E.P. PHILLIPS, R. ALLEN DYER, L.E. CODD and D.J.B. MCKITTRICK, editors. The Flowering Plants of South Africa. London: L. Reeve and Co. [Pretoria: Botanical Research Institute], 1921-87. 50 volumes, 4°. Several portraits, 2,000 coloured plates and 2 plain plates (earlier volumes with light scattered foxing). Contemporary cloth (not uniform). (50)

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    POLE EVANS, I.B., E.P. PHILLIPS, R. ALLEN DYER, L.E. CODD and D.J.B. MCKITTRICK, editors. The Flowering Plants of South Africa. London: L. Reeve and Co. [Pretoria: Botanical Research Institute], 1921-87. 50 volumes, 4°. Several portraits, 2,000 coloured plates and 2 plain plates (earlier volumes with light scattered foxing). Contemporary cloth (not uniform). (50)


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