The Genera of Fungi

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The Genera of Fungi

By Clements, Frederic E. and Shear, Cornelius L.

SKU# 18834

$ 20.00

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 1931
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Second edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Good
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.
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