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Title: Texas Grasses: Classification and Description of Grasses Descriptive Systematic Agrostology
Book #: 006233

Author: Silveus, W. A.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Published By the Author
Place: San Antonio, Texas
Year: 1933
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fair
Jacket Cond.: None Issued
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall. Green cloth over boards, xlvi + [1] + 782 pp., Index, Glossary of Special Terms, drawings by Olive Vandruff, plants illustrated by photographs and drawings, “illustrated keys of subfamilies and tribes, technical terms defined and illustrated.” “The primary object of the work is to remove most of the difficulties confronting the student entering upon a study of the grasses.” Corners and spine ends bumped, covers worn, faded, scuffed, soiled; spine faded and discolored; front hinge cracked and front board starting to pull away from the text block, back hinge cracked, previous owner’s names on front free endpaper, light foxing on endpapers, very scattered very light foxing on interior pages; otherwise, the text is clean and unmarked, no writing or notations; text block still tightly bound. Illustrator: Vandruff, Olive. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 12 oz. Category: Gardening, Flowers, Botany, Fruits, Vegetables; Inventory No: 006233.