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Published by Sphere in association with Ebury Press and Michael Joseph in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Wild flowers -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.,
  • Botany -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementW. Keble Martin ; with nomenclature edited and revised by Douglas H. Kent ; and foreword by H.R.H. The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
ContributionsKent, Douglas H. 1920-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK306
The Physical Object
Pagination254p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18922372M
ISBN 100722105037
OCLC/WorldCa60015948

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Page after beautifully arranged page of lovingly crafted full colour drawings of British flowers - a classic book for anyone interested in wildflowers, botanical illustration or flower paintings - even if you are outside of Britain, this is a wonderful book to own - the only downside is the nostalgia for those now rare or even extinct plants listed by the Reverend Keble Martin as being common - this book was first /5(51). The Concise British Flora was published in May when the author was The book was the result of sixty years’ meticulous fieldwork and exquisite painting skills, and became an immediate best-seller. He completed over 1, paintings in colour and many black and white drawings before the book was finally published. The Concise British Flora in Colour Hardcover – Import, January 1, by W. Keble revised by Douglas H. Kent Martin (Author) out of 5 stars 51 ratings See all formats and editions/5(51). This is one of the most beautifully illustrated volumes on British Flowers ever produced. The text as the book's tile suggests is concise and gives worthy support to the illustrations. A must for anyone who has a need to identify British Flora or has a botanical interest or just to own a classic/5(59).

Concise British Flora in Colour by Martin and a great selection of related books, This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Grubby book may have mild dirt or some staining, mostly on the edges of pages. Ripped/damaged jacket. Printed in Great Britain. The Concise British Flora in Colour with nomenclature edited by Douglas H. Kent. This author is K. Keble Martin, MA, FLS. One taped tear of dust jacket; otherwise dj in good shape. One inscription on inside front page; otherwise book is pristine. x 10". "M"artin (PM). Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # ABE. This is one of the most beautifully illustrated volumes on British Flowers ever produced. The text as the book's tile suggests is concise and gives worthy support to the illustrations. A must for anyone who has a need to identify British Flora or has a botanical interest or just to own a classic/5(57). The Concise British Flora was published in May when the author was The book was the result of 60 years' meticulous fieldwork and exquisite painting skills, and became an immediate best-seller. He completed over 1, paintings in colour and many black-and-white drawings before the .

  A beautiful illustrated Hardback book Of The Concise British Flora in Colour written & illustrated by W. Keble Martin in May It became a best seller. It contains species in illustration, on colour plates. The names of the plants are written in Latin and their popular name. The concise British flora in colour W. Keble Martin. out of 5 stars Hardcover. 9 offers from $ Oxford Book of Wild Flowers S Ary. out of 5 stars Hardcover. 3 offers from $ The Wild Flowers of Britain and Northern Europe Richard Fitter/5(51). Page after beautifully arranged page of lovingly crafted full colour drawings of British flowers - a classic book for anyone interested in wildflowers, botanical illustration or flower paintings - even if you are outside of Britain, this is a wonderful book to own - the only downside is the nostalgia for those now rare or even extinct plants listed by the Reverend Keble Martin as being common - this book was first /5(48). This book consists mainly of illustrations of British flowering plants (ferns are not included) drawn and painted by the Rev. W. Keble Martin over a period of about 60 years. With the exception of Gymnosperms and grasses the illustrations are in colour, and they are faced by text giving, for each species, its scientific name, common name, height, distinguishing features, habitat and date Cited by: