The Fungal Spore: Form and Function
By Weber, Darrell, J. and Hess, Wilford M. (editors)
Pp. xii, (ii), 895; numerous text-figures (mostly black-and-white photos). Publisher’s original red cloth, lettered in black on the spine, white pictorial dust jacket, lettered in black on the spine and front cover, thick lg 8vo. This volume synthesizes and summarizes what scientists have learned about the form and function of dormant and germinated fungal spores. It discusses such recent developments as the use of the scanning electron microscope to investigate fungal spores. This works presents 18 chapters by notable fungi specialists in the field. This book is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith with his signature on the front endpaper. The original printed prospectus is laid in at the rear.
|Publisher||John Wiley & Sons|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A fine copy in a edge worn but very good dust jacket.|