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Hong Kong Nature Series – Flowering Shrubs and Trees, First Twenty together with Flowering Shrubs and Trees, Second Twenty Hong Kong (1937, 1938)

G.A.C. HERKLOTS

Hong Kong: Published by G.A.C. Herklots at The University
First edition
1937, 1938
Very Good
B2693

Two volumes, both First Editions. Volume 1: Octavo, pp34 + 13 photographic plates (containing 20 photographs, most being half page) and 25 in-text drawings. Volume 2: Octavo, pp45 + 11 photographic plates (containing 20 photographs) and 25 in-text drawings. Paper covered hard boards with black lettering and drawing to the upper boards.

 

First volume printed by The Newspaper Enterprise, Second Volume by the South China Morning Post.

 

Boards a little grubby, previous owner’s name to front paste-downs, first volume has some markings, in red and graphite pencils, of sightings of several of the plants together with the location where found (Repulse Bay, above Aberdeen, Peak-Wanchai Road, etc) all dated 1939. Overall both volumes are in VG condition.

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Hong Kong Nature Series – Flowering Shrubs and Trees, First Twenty together with Flowering Shrubs and Trees, Second Twenty Hong Kong

Stock No: B2693