New. 8 3/4" x 10 3/4" 0113100116. Unread, unmarked. Ferns and their close relatives, the horsetails and clubmosses, grow in every corner of the world, except in deserts of sand and ice. Visitors to different lands have collected them and taken pleasure in their diversity for century. A World of Ferns introduces the wealth of variation in ferns through their natural habitats and opens up the world of ferns to everyone. This full color book shows the wide range of ferns in a variety of habitats. Some ferns are undivided, others are so finely dissected that they resemble lace and they range in length from a few fractions of an inch to over 21 feet long. From deserts to polar regions, this book opens up the diverse world of ferns to everyone. A World of Ferns is an indispensable guide to identifying ferns. The three authors have all been studying ferns for a long time and have served on the committee of the British Pteridological Society. Clearly, this is one book to give someone to kindle an interest in ferns. Those already familiar with ferns will enjoy time and time again seeing so many diverse pteridophytes as if they were alive. --American Fern Journal; 112 pages.
Very Good. No Dj. pp. 7 112. Colour photographs throughout. An indispensable guide to identifying ferns which grow in nearly every corner of the world. This full color book shows the wide disparity of ferns, some ranging in size from a few sixteenths of an inch to others growing over 21 feet long. Lagrer 8vo.
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