The Genera of Fungi
By Clements, Frederic E. and Shear, Cornelius L.
Pp. iv, (ii), 496; 58 black-and-white plates (each with numerous individual halftone drawings by Edith S. Clements). Publisher’s original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, thick lg 8vo. The first edition of this work as published in 1909 and covered 2,909 genera. This second edition covers more than 5,000 genera. The illustrations are given of the type or other representative species of approximately 700 genera and these comprise some 1,800 figures. This book is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith with his signature on the front endpaper dated Feb. 1, 1932.
|Publisher||The H. W. Wilson Co|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Edge wear to cloth joints along spine and rub-marks to cloth on the front and rear cover, the text is tight and clean; a good solid copy.|