Trees of South Africa

Various black and white and colour illustrations throughout. Text is clean and clear. Front fep has large open tear to the top. Fold-out map of The Indigenous High Forests of South Africa at the back. Boards are in good condition with slight edge wear. DW shows significant wear and soiling with chipping to the corners and edges, slight insect damage and several small open tears. Large item, may incur extra postage.

Trees of South Africa.

Delux edition signed by both author and illustrator. Numbered 42 of 200 copies. A book not only for the botanist but for the layman who is interested in South Africa’s varied tree life. Leather spine with bright gilt lettering over marbled boards. Some edgewear. Previous owner’s signature on fep. Stiff card wraps marked, scuffed and age-toned with some loss to spine and folds. Contents clean with colour and b/w photographs and illustrations. Tightly bound.

Price – $60.00 (ZAR-600.00)

Welwitschia – Paradox of a Parched Landscape

The welwitschia remains the crown jewel of the plant kingdom. Nearly a century and a half after its discovery in the Namib desert.
To Darwin it was ‘the platypus of the Plant Kingdom’.




Price – $60.00 (ZAR-550.00)