Plant Hunter’s Paradise – F Kingdon Ward


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Travels and exploration in the mountains and valleys of Burma and adjacent areas, including the unexplored country on the Burma-Tibet frontier, in 1922, 1926 and 1930-31. In a readable way this famous botanical explorer describes plants, nature and native customs. There are appendices on zoological specimens collected and new plants he introduced to Europe that he found in Burma. Tinted top-edge. Light scattered foxing in areas. 2 fold out maps and 13 b&w photographs. Untrimmed pages on lower edge. Circa 1937/1938

Publisher: Jonathan Cape

Publication Place: London

Condition: Good. Some scattered foxing. Minimal wear.
Binding: Hardcover. Linen covered boards with a few marks on the covers.

Jacket Condition: No dust jacket
Dimensions: 8vo. 347pp

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Weight 1400 g