Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Material Medica, Bulletins 1-12, 18-19, 21-34 (1900-1934) in 7 large volumes. Lloyd Library - Extremely RARE Set - Individual Bulletin Value Over $3,000.00+
Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Material Medica, Bulletins 1-12, 18-19, 21-34 (1900-1934) in 7 large volumes.
Book Description: Pp. 3200+, numerous line-drawings, photos, and other illustrations. Early red cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, thick sm 4to. This set of bulletins is divided into five series: reproduction series, mycological series, pharmacy series, entomology series and botany series. It contains numerous large monographs on biographies of the naturalists such as Scudder and John King, reproduction of classic works by John Barton and others, pharmacological monographs on material medica and other topics, mycological monographs on mushrooms and other fungi, entomological monographs with detailed illustrations of insects and major botanical monographs on the flora of Samoa and on medicinal plants. It is uncommon to see a nearly complete run of this major monograph series offered. This set is mildly ex-library from the Reading Public Museum with a bookplate on the front endpaper, ink museum stamps on the rear endpapers and a gilt call number on the spine; no internal library marks and few signs of use. Slight shelf wear to cloth; tight and clean copies in very good condition.