Isaac-Williams, Mark L.: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ORCHIDS OF ASIA
Book Number: 012075
Angus and Robertson North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia 1988 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall vii, + 261pp., colour photographic and colour-art illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm, mildly sunned, white title visible but faded. Plain salmon boards have a thin sunned strip head and foot, a black pen spot (part remainder mark) to lower edge, light bump to upper rear corner. Black pen remainder mark to lower textblock edge, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a very small chip to lower flap folds, a touch of surface laminate lift to upper spine, minor marks. From the jacket flap: " The orchids of Asia include some of the most beautiful and unusual species of this fascinating family . . . covers over 160 species with descriptions, distribution notes and illustrations." Includes Glossary, Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 780g.