Cycads of South Africa. – Cynthia Giddy


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SKU: 303198

A description of stem, leaves, seeds and cones of each of the 29 South African species with a colour plate showing details of male cones, females cones, leaf details and plants in their natural habitats. Supplemented by pencil and pen ink drawings by Barbara Jeppe. Small bookseller’s label on front fixed end paper. Light toning to rear end papers. 122 Pages. Contents clean and binding tight.

Publisher: Purnell
Date Published: 1974
Publication Place: Cape Town
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Good.
Binding: Hardcover. Light edge-wear.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Fair+. 10cm closed tear with creasing to the front cover. Tear has been reinforced on the verso with clear tape. Edge-wear to folds and spine. 2cm closed tear to top of rear cover. Foxing on the verso.

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Weight 1400 g