Fern books for sale
- I've got a few nice fern-books and I wonder if anyone out there might
be interested to buy them? It is because of my imminent trip to the
UK - just at the time when I haven't much salary from the British
volunteer-sending company I work for - no one seems to like Nepal too
much right now!
I could bring some of them with me to Britain in a couple of weeks
if there were some interested people, though some of them are fairly
expensive to get hold of.
The books I have are:
Thomas Moore's Octavo Nature Printed British Ferns (1860) - very
Edward Young's Ferns of Wales (1856) - contains "plates" which are
original pressed specimens; a pretty rare book, in nice condition.
Edward Lowe's Ferns, British and Exotic (1856-60) - in 8 volumes.
(though I rather need this one!)
Edward Lowe's A Natural History of New and Rare Ferns (1860-61).
Francis Heath's Fern Portfolio (1885).
e-mail me on chrisophilus@... if someone wants any of them.
Chris Fraser-Jenkins, Kathmandu.
- Hello Chris,Just wondering if you might have a spare copy of your New Species Syndrome for sale at a reasonable price? There used to be several copies available on ABEbooks but now there are only two, I think, and even the lower-priced one is a bit out of my reach, particularly with carriage charges added.Howard Matthews howard_ferns@...
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