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Wall, Arnold (Professor) & Dr. H. H. Allan Listings

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1 Wall, Arnold (Professor) & Dr. H. H. Allan The Botanical Names of the Flora of New Zealand: Their Origin, History and Meaning, with Hints on Pronunciation
Christchurch Whitcombe and Tombs 1950 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 
Fading to wrappers. Some light creasing to lower corners of leaves.; Second edition. 92, [1] pages. Green paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 181 x 124mm. Explanations of the meanings of the Latin words used in the scientific names of New Zealand plant species. ; 12mo 
Price: 21.60 NZD
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2 Wall, Arnold (Professor) The Flora of Mount Cook
Christchurch Lyttelton Times Company 1925 First Edition Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
No signatures. Faded ink number to corner of front wrapper. Small 1/4" tear to margin of front wrapper. Some light rubbing and foxing to wrappers. Rusting to staples. Internally very good. ; 55, [1] pages + errata slip. Pictorial paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 248 x 153mm. Illustrated with line drawings and b&w photographic illlustrations. Includes a 5 page list of the species found at Mount Cook. "This list, it is hoped, is fairly complete. The author has made himself reponsible as far as possible for every record in it." - page 50. "Our mountain flowers are for the most part our own pride and glory. Thus all the Veronicas, Senecios, Olearias and Forget-Me-Nots, and all the Buttercups but one in our list are found nowhere else, though these great groups are, of course, represented by other species in other lands." - page 7. ; 8vo 
Price: 54.00 NZD
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